REMEMBER when the only people who wore suits to work were corporate career hustlers? Now though, the grey check blazer has become a style staple for women – everybody's got at least one in their wardrobe – and suit jackets aren't just for office workers any more.
AN east Belfast woman who established a successful beauty empire five years after she was shot nine times by loyalist paramilitaries showcased her business to Prince Charles this week at a special event celebrating The Prince's Trust.
FATHER'S Day isn't far off – it's Sunday June 16 in case you haven't got the date in your diary – and after all they do for us, don't you think our dads deserve more than just a card and a hug on their special day? This year, why not give pops a trendy treat in the form of clothes or accessories from one of his favourite brands – or introduce him to a stylish new label? From T-shirts to trainers, here are 11 gift ideas that will make dad's day.
HAVE you booked your pre-summer pedi yet? Or at least picked up a pair of those frighteningly effective exfoliating socks that magically cause all the dead skin on your feet to peel off? It's time to get your tootsies ready for the big reveal, because soon it'll be warm enough to whip off your socks and slip on some sandals – hurrah! It also gives us the excuse to stock up on the latest footwear trends, which this summer are heavily influenced by the 90s.
PLUS-size blogger Danielle Vanier recently unveiled a footwear collaboration with Marks and Spencer, and now she's debuting a collection she designed for Navabi, the retailer that specialises in clothing sizes 12 and above.