The 11th Althorp Literary Festival will take place on Thursday 12th, Friday 13th and Saturday 14th June 2014.
The three day festival of books will see Daisy Goodwin, Geordie Greig, Tristram Hunt, Jeremy Paxman, Francis Russell, Brian Sewelll and Charles Spencer speak about literature, history and politics in this evocative setting. A rare chance to see one of the most beautiful, and private, stately homes in England.
ITALY'S FINEST JEWELLERY 5 April - 27 July 2014. The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945 - 2014 is a comprehensive look at Italian fashion from the end of the Second World War to the present day. The story is explored through the key individuals and organisations that have contributed to Italy's reputation for quality and style.
From scientific at Christopher Kane to tropical at Tommy Hilfiger, florals were having fun on the S/S 14 catwalks. I love the idea of clashing colourful pieces for a bright take on the trend CHARLOTTE OLYMPIA PAUL ANDREW . DOLCE GABBANA REECE HUDSON PETER PILOTTO NANCY GONZALES PRADA ETRO
From Facetime to fashion sites to Instagram fever, our lives are increasingly lived on screen.<br/> Here is my tech-attraction: YOOX.COM There are many good points about Yoox. First, there is lots I want to buy, and second, this is a site where one can happily while away the hours, browsing the editorial contant with profiles on style leaders such as Giovanna Battaglia, Julia Sarr-Jamois and Tabitha Simmons. Back to the shopping. Sign up to Myoox and click on Dream Box, where you are invited to make a wish list of up to 50 favourite items, track availability and speed along the shopping process. LYST.COM FOMO (fear of missing out)- not a new phenomenon but certainly one currently being revised and furiously fed by Instagram; a modern rendering of an old art-namely showing off. No, I don't envy holidays, or famous friends, or fabulous parties, but I do suffer serious FOMO when it comes to fashion. With so much choice, what if there is a better piece around the corner? Lyst is a…
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SHARP EYES Take eyeliner to new heights with cubist-inspired shapes, as seen at Derek Lam and Anthony Vaccarello, both created by make-up artist Tom Percheux: "It gives the eyes a little lift". For an extra update, opt for sapphire blue, as seen on Anja Rubik.
CORAL LIPS Coral is the only lip color for spring/summer, so no matter what you have on the agenda, simply sweep on a rum-punch lip and step out in full summer splendour.
STRAIGHT AND LONG Straight hair paired with long earrings is the hicst new mix. Straighten hair until it is soft and ribbon-like, then let a fabulous pair of chandelier earrings peek through.