Fashion 

Biggest Spring/Summer 2018 Fashion Trends

Now that 2017 is almost done and dusted (we know — how did that happen?), it’s time to turn our sights to the coming year. What will be biggest trends in the menswear scene for spring/summer? From the runways in New York, Milan, London, and Paris, these are the looks you’ll be seeing next season. HTT White One of the most popular looks on the runways this season is head-to-toe white. If you find this look a bit bold, try swapping out your top for a navy-blue T-shirt to shake up the colour palette.…

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Jewellery 

HOW TO BUY A NECKLACE FOR MEN

There’s a bit of a barrier for men to get over regarding any sort of jewelry, and necklaces are considered one of the hardest items to wear. But take your cue from the professionals — men can and do look great wearing necklaces. It just takes a little know-how. Necklaces & Men’s Style A necklace for a guy is a little bit different than one for a woman. For one thing, men are never going to wear anything that could be considered “costume jewelry” — the big, chunky stuff with…

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Wedding 

10 WAYS TO BE THE COOLEST BRIDE EVER

I’m so excited that you’ve chosen me to be your bridesmaid! If I’m in your bridal party, I promise to always stand by you and support you as you plan your wedding day. As a good friend/sister/relative, I want to help make your wedding journey as enjoyable and un-stressful as it can be. But you have to try and do the same for me! As much as it’s your big day, I’ll be along with you for the ride, and we’ll both have a much better time if we’re both…

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Fashion 

8 menswear trends from Milan and Paris

1. The big coat  Berluti, now under the creative direction of Ackermann, was one of the stand-out shows of the season. It was glorious. Just glorious. Minimal luxury completely nailed — a breath of fresh air in a menswear climate where Instagrammable clothing reigns supreme. A pale pink floor, smoke pumping onto the runway, Liza Minnelli’s Losing My Mind playing as the lights went up, and the chicest front row imaginable: Call Me By Your Name’s Timothée Chalamet, actors Louis Garrel and Isabelle Huppert all looking divine. Outerwear was particularly…

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Jewellery 

5 Pieces of Jewellery Every Woman Should have

The reason for jewelry’s persistence over the centuries as a savings vehicle is multi-fold.  Historically, patriarchal laws in many countries prohibited women from officially inheriting property.  High quality jeof welry, often received as gifts from family members or spouses, was usually considered to be a woman’s property from a legal standpoint.  If her marriage ended in divorce, a woman could confidently walk away from her former husband knowing her valuable hoard of high quality jewelry was all hers. Here is a list of five pieces of jewelry that every woman…

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Wedding 

American vs. British Weddings

In every country, weddings are a sacred ritual between two people who are coming together as one. It is a day dedicated to love that everyone who attends will remember. In different countries, people celebrate this union of people in different ways, whether it is the traditions leading up to the big day or the type of reception held after ceremony. Two countries that are similar and yet different are England and America. Americans got a sneak peak at what a traditional English wedding looks like when Kate Middleton and…

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Fashion 

Future of Menswear is Slick and Shiny

The future of menswear is looking slick and shiny if London Fashion Week Men’s is anything to go by. As the first city to initiate men’s season, London’s fashion week offerings lean towards the experimental and provide a strong platform for new ideas, even if they don’t always pan out into the commercial sector – at least not right away. However, it is a great place to sniff out the key items that are going to blow up this year. But using London Fashion Week as a crystal ball for 2018…

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Jewellery 

Know All About Your Jewellery And Purchasing It

Jewellery – it is every woman’s delight. It has always been an important part of a woman’s wardrobe. Does your heartbeat go up at the mention of jewellery? Read on to find out about jewellery and what to keep in mind while buying it. Women and jewellery have a very long and close association. Women have been in love with jewellery since time immemorial. But its not just a woman’s thing, even men like to own expensive pieces of jewellery. The history of jewellery goes back to ages ago. People…

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Wedding 

Reasons for Not Having a Bridal Party

But I’m not having bridesmaids at my wedding. (And my fiance isn’t having groomsmen either.) As a wedding blog editor,  I know this might seem a little strange. But, it’s a trend we’ve seen more and more of, in the weddings we feature on our blog, and others. So I figured, seeing as we’re talking all things bridesmaids this month, it was as good a time as any, to talk about why it’s okay not to have bridesmaids too. Some brides and grooms feel obligated to choose their siblings or friends as part of their bridal party.…

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