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Laced Up and Cinched In In fashion everything old is new again, and that couldn’t be more true when it comes to corsets. Rather than designing clothing around the body, corsets were introduced as a way to shape the body to conform to clothes. During the Elizabethan Era, they molded the torso into a cylinder […]

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Local businesses woman reaches finals of prestigious national awards

Simone Thomas of Simone Thomas Salons – which has locations in Westbourne and Wokingham – is celebrating after being named a finalist in the Business Thinker category of national hairdress …

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Fiery Fuchsia (and Other Hot Hues)

This season think pink and check out our favourite warm weather trends
Pink is back in a major way. Scoring as one of the top 10 colours in Pantone’s list for spring/summer 2017, Pink Yarrow was …

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Designing Politically

This year, it isn’t just the clothing making a statement.
The political climate all over the world is shifting and you don’t need to be a politician to make a stand. Among the many people …

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Innovative and Highly Skilled

What are you waiting for? It’s time to get spoilt at Adam and Eve in Tilehurst.
With over 35 years in business it’s clear why Adam and Eve salons are a stand out name in the UK for hair and beauty …

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Stay up to date with new fashion trends

Spring/Summer 2017
2017 brings a mixture of 80s trend with sassy curls.
I wouldn’t be so quick to put away those straighteners as we are also seeing mega sleek hair.
Why not add a bohemian feel …

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Creative Colouring

Since opening in October 2016, Banks & Klein is steadily becoming known for its creative colouring, good advice and knowledge, and a new approach on what a salon should ‘feel’ like.
With only …

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Why Cat Fur Shoes are a Symptom of Fast Fashion

Sky News yesterday reported that the retailer Missguided has been selling footwear made from what they described as faux fur, which was confirmed by Fibres expert Phil Greaves to be cat fur. (1)
Other …

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Crowning Ponies

For spring 2017, the high pony tail makes a major comeback.
Keep the look fresh by wrapping your own hair around the base such as the models did on Nicholas K’s runway.
Or turn the same wrapped …

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Oh So Sporty

For spring, sportswear reigns supreme, especially on the runways of Milan. Leading the way was Donatella Versace with nylon parkas and leggings. Max Mara and MSGM also pushed to keep the athletic look …

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Western Influence

Designers are looking to the rodeo, with cowboy details that look surprisingly chic.
Spring style is all about leather fringe, bandanas and western stitching. At New York Fashion Week, shows such as R …

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Oh So Sheer

Once shocking, the sheer gown has recently become a Hollywood staple.
From Kim Kardashian and Rihanna to Gwyneth Paltrow and Irina Shayk, everyone has put their own spin on this body bearing style. Ev …

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Layers of Tulle

While tulle might conjure up images of ballerinas or outdated princess style prom gowns, tulle has become surprisingly chic!
A gorgeous tulle skirt adds volume, which can help create an hourglass figu …

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Behind the Biggest Trends in Hollywood

Get Red Carpet Ready with Celebrity Stylist Daniel Musto by Janine Silver
Celebrities need to be photo ready all the time; a walk down the red carpet or even a trip to the grocery store can easily la …

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Dew Kissed

After seasons of bridal looks featuring everything from elegant to the obscure, 2017 is all about going back to the basics!
Fresh, dewy skin, like the models wore at Oscar de la Renta’s Bridal Colle …

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Get the look from our Local High Street

All gowns can be found at Silk by Meena. www.silkbymeena.com
We love that this gown can be customised with sheer sleeves, a great way to keep the style
but add a little extra coverage.

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A Touch of Sparkle

The classic black dress gets a statement making upgrade. From a head turning jewelled bodice to just a touch of shimmer peeking out from underneath, our favourite stars can’t get enough of these bed …

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Muted Embellishments

Adorned with floral details or a touch of sparkle, neutrals are making a comeback! Feminine and demure, but alluring at the same time, it’s easy to see why this trend has popped up on so many red ca …

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Flaunt your Shoulders

Fall in love all over again, this time with your dress!
Sophisticated and polished or laid back and Boho, a shoulder bearing gown is sure to turn heads.
Flaunt your Shoulders
With it’s universally f …

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Say Yes to Colourful Blossoms

Whether you’re looking for just a winsome touch or a full on avant-garde gown, there’s a look out there for everyone.
For the daring bride that is not afraid of a little colour, a non-traditional …

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