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Manly in pink

Spring is just around the corner! Men of South Africa, get to know the season’s fashion trends now and be a step ahead of the rest when the time comes to shed your winter attire. And the most prominent men’s fashion trend for the spring-summer …

Women and their boots

The variety of shapes, materials and colours that women’s boots come in is mind-boggling. Just a cursory look at the bidorbuy ladies' boots section is enough to make your head spin, your heart rate increase, and your mouth water with desire. Flat, high …

Women’s jewellery trends

Have you always yearned to adorn your person with tons of sparkle and glitter, but held back on account of jewellery-wearing social conventions? Well, the time has come to throw caution to the wind and go all out! The jewellery trends of the day are very …

Disco fashion forever

Every now and then, the glitz of the ’70s disco style raises its outrageously extravagant head to re-capture the imagination of the fashionistas the world over. Just think of our current obsession with sequins, sparkle, neon colours, high waisted pants, …

Sunglasses, fashionable and functional

Do you have a different pair of sunglasses to go with specific attire or for a particular occasion? Yes? Then you are among those who treat sunglasses as a fashion accessory. You are not alone. The fact is, although sunglasses were originally invented as a …

Luscious lips: how to apply lipstick

Once you choose the perfect shade of lipstick, there is the not-so-simple task of applying it perfectly. The tools you need depend on the application technique, but it is good to have at hand everything you may require. You don’t want to discover that you …

Luscious lips: how to choose a lipstick shade

The right lipstick can make or break a women’s look. What’s more, finding that perfect shade is guaranteed to give you a powerful confidence boost! The good news is that these days every shade is in fashion, from bright reds, daring blacks, audacious …

That iconic coat

It’s been called “a garment that never goes out of style”. It’s been called “the ultimate investment piece”. In my book, that qualifies the trench coat to be termed iconic! Originally designed for military use, trench coats became enormously popular …

Style tips and tricks

We’ve all been there. We’ve had our breath taken away by stylish women and men. And yet, their clothes proved to be pretty ordinary on closer examination. And we’ve wondered: how do they do it? In order to even try to emulate those style icons, we have …

Tools for beautiful nails

Well-groomed natural nails are a thing of beauty. See for yourself: Of course, nails like those don’t just happen. Read on to find out which tools you need, and how to use them. Scissors and clippers These two tools come standard in most …