AW15 Trends in 5 Minutes: Upholstered Opulence


AW15 sees some of Spring Summer’s trends carried through and Upholstered Opulence takes the loud, vibrant upholstery looks of summer and reworks them into something more modern, in your face and downright opulent! Think eclectic prints, vibrant colour palettes and silky, Orient-inspired fabrics – it’s pure luxury at your fingertips. From Burberry Porsum’s and Louis…

AW15 Trends in 5 Minutes: Electro Luxury 


Already being hailed as the season that has something for everyone AW15 is a real mix of feminine hues, eighties power looks and glitzy glamour. Tonight however, were focussing on Electro Luxury – a real mix of disco, glam rock, pleats and textures. From vibrant, glittery hues to moody, dirty colour palettes, this trend has…

The History Of adidas


An infographic with a sporty twist for today and this piece sent in by HX1 Jeans is perfect for the likes of me. Anyone who knows me knows how much I love Germany AND adidas! In fact, my adidas trainers are sat under my desk as I type this…    So what better way to…

SS15 Trends in 5 Minutes: Floral Prints


Floral Prints: From Ditsy to Tropical    So it’s no surprise that floral prints will be big in SS15, after all it’s hot, sunny and all about colour. Typically the florals of years gone by have had a distinctly ditsy feel to them. Small petals, fancy florals in traditional English country garden hues of greens and…

The Shoe Edit


Im always obsessing about shoes, even when I’m not in the market for a pair (which, if I’m brutally honest, is never)! Take today for example, I’m busy in the office writing about all things footwear related from Converse and flip flops to Ted Baker heels and Carvela sandals. As is always the case when…

Get Your Suit On!


after going to Aintree a few weeks ago for Grand Opening day and Ladies Day there were two things that struck me. 1. The men on the opening day were extremely well dressed, a little more daring with their suits and tweeds and more confident. 2. The men on Ladies Day were the ones letting…

Ladies Day Fashion


I’ve never been a huge race goer, but as of the last 18 months I’ve found myself at many a race. So this week I found myself at both Grand Opening Day and Ladies Day (the latter was extremely impromptu). I have to be honest and say I wasn’t too keen on the idea of…

Valentine’s Day Lingerie 2015


I’ve been busy writing about different lingerie were selling on Very this week, getting ready for February 14th. From suspenders and baby dolls to kinky sheer bodysuits and dress up costumes. However, what’s the point in splashing out on something fun, flirty and incredibly sexy if you’re not going to feel absolutely amazing and super…

What’s in a name?


I’ve been meaning to write this post for a while now as the latter half of last year I was sat in a training room discussing how to make the Shop Direct name (where I work) more visible to customers…a bit like Arcadia is. This got me thinking about what Very.co.uk means to our customers…

Footwear Facts & Stats


Hi! So after an incredibly festive period and some cheeky time off I thought I’d see out 2014 with some cheeky footwear stats seeing as all you lovely ladies will no doubt be showcasing your most favourite heels tonight! I was recently sent this amazing infographic by allaboutballetpumps.co.uk and absolutely love the stacks of facts…

Christmas Wish List with Vinted


Ok so with Christmas just two weeks away (ahh that’s right just 14 more sleeps!!!) I thought I’d revisit one of my favourite fashion apps…Vinted! You may remember my post a few months back and subsequent posts about the shoes I bought from Vinted followers so why not compose my Christmas wish list from them…

Winter Layering Techniques with ModCloth


This season I’m loving the rich, dark and decadent hues of winter, nine more so than green. And when I say green I’m not talking about the zesty limes of summer, oh no, this season is all about forest greens. As for the drop in temperature synonymous with winter, there’s nothing I like more than…