Restoring your precious antique jewellery that has been damaged can be a delicate task. Not only does the item have the effects of time to contend with but there will a significant value behind the piece. Whether it comes with a rich history or has been inherited through your family, you want to find someone trustworthy to repair your damaged antiques.
Winter formals, otherwise referred to as the Sadie Hawkins Dance or the Snowball dance, often occur in Mid-December. These dances take place after Homecoming and several months before Prom, giving you another chance to wear formal dresses and dance the night away with good friends.Continue reading
So the fancy dress market is well and truly flourishing. Whether it’s for World Book Day or Halloween or perhaps you’re running a charity marathon dressed as an inanimate object, whatever the occasion you want your outfit to provoke a memorable reaction. Wearing fancy dress can unveil the exhibitionist in normally shy and retiring types.
For a multitude of reasons then, it seems as a nation we don’t need much of an excuse to dress up. Originating in the 1880’s with the masked balls, people continue to relish the idea of pretending to be someone else for a while.Continue reading
Finally, the warmer weather is around the corner! You may have been waiting for this day for months. With the United Kingdom famous for its blustery weather, summertime is a welcome and joyous time of the year.Continue reading
Rising of the hemline is one of the common things that you will notice once the summer starts to set in. There are many who are still following the spring season outfits and feeling comfortable in that. But once summer starts to advance, you need to make some wise changes in your wardrobe to stay cool and stylish throughout the season.
Most of the time, summer dresses that you are having may be boring. So better make little changes in your attire and look stylish this summer. So, let us take a look at some of the summer style ideas that you can adapt to make the hot months cooler.Continue reading
If you’re either the organiser of a hen party or the bride to be then you may be concerned about various aspects of being in charge of a really important event. With venue, cost, invitations and itinerary to think about as well as wanting all those who come along have the time of their lives, it can quickly feel a bit stressful.
Don’t worry though as here are the top 6 ways to avoid stress and head out for the night of a lifetime.Continue reading
A lifelong worn piece of jewellery, an engagement ring is the centre piece to the hand as well as being the symbol of love and commitment.
There’s a ring for every pocket and it doesn’t matter how much or little you want to spend, it’s crucial to take the time to research the different designs, stone cuts and the quality of the craftsmanship of the company you want to buy from.Continue reading
A day for elegance, colour, excitement and style, Grand National Ladies Day 2016 is the perfect pre-cursor to the big event of the week; the Grand National, takes place on Thursday 7th April to Saturday 8th April. The 40 runners and riders will compete for the coveted place in racing history with millions watching from around the world.
The 2nd day is Ladies Day and will be filled with the stunning combination of the silks of the jockeys complementing the silks, satins and bows of the lady race-goers all vying for the attention of the course officials. It’s certainly a day to impress as for the first time ever, there is a prize for the lady deemed to be the best dressed so if you have a ticket, look for a designer dress, a slinky skirt or a terrific trouser suit.Continue reading
It seems that gold is well and truly the new black when it comes to designer engagement rings for 2016. For many years, white gold and platinum have topped the charts for the most popular metal but the buttery hue of yellow gold is well and truly back on form with it gracing the collections of many jewelry designers. Colored diamonds, precious gemstones and ornate filigree work are also going to be popular so if you’re hoping to get engaged this year, here are the styles you’ll be seeing when you’re choosing the ring for you.Continue reading
We take the giving of an engagement ring and the exchange of wedding rings as part of the everyday marriage ceremony but have you ever considered the history behind these important symbols of commitment?
Here’s the history of where it all started and where some of the traditions carried forward to today came from. You’ll know then when looking at wedding rings in Houston from Whiteflash for example just how long they have been in existence and why they are so important.Continue reading