Friday, 6 March 2015

Seven For All Mankind Men’s Denim

A Californian denim brand born in 2000 which revived the moribund denim market and give it some edge and kicked started it in making changes not just to cut but also the myriad of finishes and washes available today.

Jasper Conran – Strata

This range is perfect as a gift or adding to your own collection, stunning crystal from Waterford by Jasper Conran, it has wonderful detailing as you would expect but nothing which will date – well worth collecting the whole range

Trilogy Website of the Week

The very core of everyone’s wardrobe a pair of jeans working up from your comfortable slouching round the house to the perfect cut & finish for drinks or a meal in the evening, there is nothing in your wardrobe as versatile. Trilogy has a great range of denim in every cut and finish along with accessories and great selection of tops, jackets and knitwear to wear with your jeans

Sweet & Sour Vegetables

Tilda Pure Basmati Rice has a delicately nutty texture. It’s delicious, easy, and versatile and perfect for all dishes this sweet & sour dish is perfect for a light but filling supper

Seville Curd and Cinnamon Mille Feuille

Try this deliciously indulgent dessert - once the preparation is done, they are surprisingly easy to make.

Smashbox Be Legendary Lipstick

Smashbox Be Legendary Lipstick. Just one swipe and you'll see this is the stuff beauty legends are made of... sometimes you just need that one lipstick which does every occasion every day and this is it

Orla Kiely Wash Bags

The Irish Queen of pattern Orla Kiely with her very distinctive prints has a great range of wash bags in various sizes from an overnight to a fortnight’s holiday – Escentual stocks the range

Thursday, 5 March 2015

Levi Jean’s for Men

The classic jeans, everyone at some stage has owned a pair of Levi jeans, it usually is the first pair they owned – they have now moved on from the staple 511 style and have a myriad of finishes and cuts – John Lewis has a great edit of their wide range

V&A Bedding

House of Fraser has a wonderful range of bedding, cushions and curtains with fabric from the Victoria and Albert aka V&A textile archives – superb detailing, colourways and patterns. These will certainly lift your bedroom and give it a revamp or make over and of course never date.

Jasper Conran White Wedgwood

Marking the beginning of his work with Wedgwood, the Jasper Conran White collection comes in the purest form - either absolutely plain or with a subtle linear texture. These iconic pieces are designed for every day whether a stylish breakfast in bed, light lunch with friends or layered with the Platinum ranges to provide a grander statement.

Seville and Hazelnut Torte with Honey-Orange Syrup

A deliciously light sponge, in which finely ground nuts replace the usual wheat flour. If you grind your own nuts, toast them in the preheated oven first - 20 minutes should do the trick - and roll in a clean cloth to remove the skins before grinding. Alternatively, you can use ready-ground almonds for ease.

Salmon en Croute

A very easy to make and quick to cook meal but looks spectacular, perfect for entertaining on a “school night”

TRESemmé Youth Boost

If your hair is showing the first signs of ageing -lack of body, dryness and dullness then try this wonderful range which is weightless so will add some volume but not drag your hair down with product.

La Roche-Posay Effaclar

This is a great skincare line which is made specifically for oily and blemish-prone skin types. It will hydrate and calm the skin down but will also remove excess oil without stripping the skin of its natural oils. Formulated with anti-bacterial and astringent ingredients to refine and cleanse the pores for a clean, fresh, matte finish.

Wednesday, 4 March 2015

Kurt Geiger Men’s Quick Shop

Looking for new spring summer footwear for work or downtime then Kurt Geiger has a superb array not just their own label but a great selection from other brands , we have picked a few of our favourites out from classic styles to something with a lighter edge