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[ 30 Jul 2019 | No Comment ]

Striking a balance between feeling cool and looking stylish for work during summer is easier said than done. With the recent spate of hot weather, travelling on the Underground and other railway networks at this time of year can be a laborious, uncomfortable affair. Many of us reach the office feeling anything but fresh-faced and squeaky-clean.
The real dilemma lies in dressing for warm weather without showing too much skin. As a result, we can end up staring blankly and bewildered at our wardrobe’s contents because nothing seems to fulfil that …

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[ 13 May 2019 | No Comment ]
Trends in children’s fashion and clothing

By Neha and Dipe Rajani, Founders of Sonality
The babies and childrenswear market is changing fast, with new and young mums more interested in what their children wear, and where it comes from, than ever before. Social Media and awareness of the environment are driving many of these changes. So what are the trends we should be looking out for?


For a while now, personalised clothing has been making its way to the forefront of kid’s fashion. Being able to add a unique touch to your clothes really helps you stand out …

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[ 7 Feb 2017 | No Comment ]

We’re not suggesting you need advice on how to put your pants on before the school run.  Mornings are hard but after years of practise you’re not a total novice when it comes to applying clothes…well, most days anyway!  Instead, our advice is aimed at helping you to make the most out of your wardrobe and ensuring you look fab-u-lous every day of the week without taking up too much time!
If you’re someone who dreads the morning routine, you’ll easily be able to identify the type of morning person you …

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[ 1 Jul 2016 | No Comment ]
What Every Working Mother Should Have in Her Wardrobe

As a mum, you know the routine of having to deal with about a million demands on your time and likewise needing clothing that can suit each situation. Mums require a wardrobe that is as versatile as the many roles that they play in their daily lives, from a school run to a day in the office, then on to take the kids to clubs or sports. Of course, let’s not forget that essential date night every once in a while, an evening out with girlfriends, or even just quality …

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[ 29 May 2013 | No Comment ]

Running a party at home is a great way to spend quality time with your friends and a fun way to earn some extra income or build a business. Here Rachel from Bella Accessories talks about how to run a successful party at home.
“Firstly it’s a fun way to get friends together!  Bella parties are like a pop-up shop at your home. Once a date has been secured, we send a confirmation email to our host along with  invitations. We ask the host to make a guest list so that …

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[ 23 May 2013 | No Comment ]

Company Name: Bella Accessories
Bella Accessories is a social selling business that creates flexible entrepreneurial opportunities for women.  Style Consultants sell fashion accessories through parties at home, pop-up shops in the work place, fairs, charity events and coffee mornings.  The products are fashionable and affordable and there is no pressure to do the “hard sell”.  Monthly incentives keep the team motivated however there are no sales targets and Consultants choose the hours they work to suit their individual lifestyle.
Business partners Anna and Rachel have proven the concept works.  They have been style consultants for two years and earn …

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[ 26 Apr 2013 | No Comment ]

Deciding what to wear on interview day is no small undertaking. It may be easy for men, as a smart suit will usually do the trick, but for women it’s easy to get lost in a veritable sea of styling options.
With interview day looming, we’ve put together these helpful style tips to ensure that you stand out from the competition and make the most of your opportunity.
Do your due diligence
In many industries, job interviews are no longer the stuffy affairs that they once were. The image of a long line …

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[ 20 Oct 2012 | One Comment ]

Do you love fashion and beauty and have wanted to start a blog sharing all your tips, ideas and the latest trends? Well Grazia are holding a series of masterclasses featuring some of the top fashion and beauty bloggers at the Apple Store, Regent St, London, starting Monday 22nd October and continues on the 29th October and 5th November.
These masterclasses are part of Grazia’s new School of Grazia series which will give you access to some of the fashion industries experts, all the way from the bloggers to the designers.
The …

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[ 26 Sep 2012 | No Comment ]

It’s that time of year – the weather’s changed, and I need to change my shoes for boots.
Dd, now 10, has very definite ideas about what she wears: we’ve just got her a lovely pair of Blowfish boots, (see main image). Dd’s boots are soft and warm, we mail-ordered them and they came really quickly, so now she’s sorted I can think about what I might like in the way of winter footwear.
I still have a pair of smart full length black boots with a small heel, and some ankle boots …

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[ 19 Aug 2012 | One Comment ]
beauty tips for busy mums

Here are a few beauty secrets to keep you looking and feeling a million pounds!
For reviving your skin and making it look super fresh, wrap an ice cube in a cloth and roll it over your face. This will depuff your skin whilst brightening and freshening your skin.
If you use a cleansing wipe before you wash your face then it would be better to use it after. It will prepare your skin, therefore making your moisturiser work more efficiently.
When you moisturise your hands, how many of us actually put cream …