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How to spot a fake GUESS bag

Follow these simple guidelines to verify the authenticity of your purchase online.     1. A new Guess handbag will have a manufacturer’s sticker on the packaging or swing tags. To confirm the style number, enter it into Google’s search …

Counterfeit cosmetics and potential dangers

Throwing shade on the toxic trade of counterfeit cosmetics, and shedding light on the potential dangers.     For the love of makeup   Over the past years, the beauty industry has grown significantly popular worldwide, especially …

New York Fashion Week: Spring 2017 trends

The top trends showcased at New York Fashion Week was definitely one to remember. Designers such as Tom Ford, Thakoon, Rebecca Minkoff, and Ralph Lauren experimented with a "see-now-buy-now" format while majority of the designers gave people a chance to …

Take a closer look at jeggings

Are they leggings that look like jeans or jeans that look like leggings? Many fashionistas develop a headache just thinking about it!   Jeggings burst onto the scene in 2009 and soared to the top of popularity lists in 2010. Six years later, …

That mysterious small pocket

Every pair of jeans has it: a small pocket inside the normal-sized one, as a rule on the right hand side.   Did you ever wonder what the purpose of this itsy bitsy, teeny weeny detail is?   To be very precise, the small pocket has …

How to spot a fake Louis Vuitton handbag

A guide to spotting a fake Louis Vuitton handbag   Louis Vuitton is all about perfection. If you ever notice anything less than perfection on your purchase of a Louis Vuitton bag, chances are it is probably fake. By educating yourself about your …

How to wear a denim jacket

You saw a ladies’ denim jacket you like on bidorbuy, but worry that it might be too casual?   Never fear.   Worn correctly, a denim jacket will add a fun element to your wardrobe without compromising on stylishness.   I …

Your handbag personality

Did you know that you can assess a lady’s character by looking at the type of handbag she carries? “It is an absolute indicator of who they are and what their style is,” says Rachel Zoe, celebrity stylist and entrepreneur.   Have you noticed …

The pull of the slit

  Why this fashion detail is beloved by both men and women.     It’s like a game of peek-a-boo, which might be why men find it irresistible. (For it has been said that men are just big babies – got it?)   Lately, there …

Shop and win big with Fashion Police. We have a winner

Congratulations to Pamela van Schalkwyk. You are the lucky winner of a Men's and Ladies Guess Necklace set valued at R1700             Thank you to all those who participated in the competition and a …