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Style inspiration of the day: denim basics refresh

Denim on denim is no longer a novelty, but if it ain’t broke, why fix the off-duty combination that still works way beyond perfect everytime? What you can do instead is aim for a little extra creativity whenever styling your favourite basics. For example, you can treat a light wash denim jacket as a shirt, button it all the way up, and team it to…

Beauty inspiration of the day: the sexy summer smokey eye

Adventures in smokey eyes, yes, summer can and should be a little about that too. And who says a pair of dark, sultry eyes isn’t hot weather material is yet to see the gorgeous Valery Kaufman – wet hair slicked back, water drops on bronzed skin – pouring all summer hotness into a fierce pair of silver-metallic eyes. Peach lips pay compliment to her sexy…

Victoria’s Secret introduces a collection of lacy little bralets

Elsa Hosk, Taylor Hill and Martha Hunt star in a free-spirited new lookbook from lingerie giant Victoria’s Secret. Not everyone wants to be a buxom bombshell, as it happens, and the retailer has cottoned onto the fact that lacy little triangle bras (made to be seen) are still on-trend. From florals to fluorescent colours, these little numbers are sure to be popular.

Simona Semen’s new collection is actually a dream

Incredible details formed of embroidery and lace, delicate pastel hues, and shapes that could have been pulled from the pages of a fairytale book: the latest collection from Simona Semen is actually a dream come true. In the collection’s imagery – photographed by Cristi Floriganta and with art direction by Alin Galatescu – model Gloria Muresan looks worthy of a royal ball, with soft makeup…

Style inspiration of the day: a dreamy spring-Lolita

Baby-doll-sweet meets nymphet sheer in contouring what is spring’s dreamy take on Lolita fashion, your outfit inspiration of the day provided by a darling but always edgy Daphne Groeneveld, rocking the sugary-sultry look as photographed for S Moda. Styling tips to steal: clash the softer than soft pastels – two is always better than one; edge up the girly details galore with plenty of transparency;…

No ordinary black & white: edging up the classic combo in New York

While some could argue that a black-and-white ensemble is hardly revolutionary, if spotted in New York, and during fashion week, chances are the achromatic look is by no means ordinary either. Steal from the street-style savvy, and edge up the classic combo with a cropped biker jacket, block leather heels and a statement skirt – minimal but adorned with subtle, sculptural pleats.

19 pairs of wedding shoes that will wow you

The perfect bridal accessory doesn’t have to steal from the dress, it has to add to it in ways that will only enhance the magic, just like a perfect pair of wedding shoes doesn’t have to compete for attention but it has to look showstopping and beautiful nonetheless. Because no detail’s too little on such occasion. From the glitter-washed to the luxuriously ornate, from the…

Beauty tip of the day: naturally free-spirited

The best kind of make-up doesn’t necessarily have to be bold and in-your-face, as long as it plays up your natural beauty. Case in point: a free-spirited Bambi Northwood-Blyth rocking a bohemian look that juxtaposes a flawless complexion (with freckles on show) with super-bold brows and tinted rose lips. A few layers of mascara, a small amount of white liner on her inner corners, and…

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