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Friday Frock: Karen Millen hard and soft lace dress

The fact that we're currently running down our top 100 party dresses under £100 means we can go to town a little bit with the weekly Friday Frock . This week Karen Millen's 'hard and soft' lace dress caught our eye. Owing... Read more »

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Frock Horror: Miriam Diaz Aroca at the Puss in Boots premiere

Did you ever wonder what happened to all Mayim Bialik's hats when Blossom went off the air? Well, now you know. From what we can gather from a hastily translated Wikipedia page, Miriam Diaz Aroca is actually a... Read more »

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Yay or Nay Wednesday: Vintage Disney sweaters

It was a close call last week with our celebrity-themed Yay or Nay . We asked what you thought of Victoria Beckham's leather legwarmers, and the results were almost 50/50. The Yay's just scraped through though...it seems you... Read more »

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Fashion Face-Off: Emma Watson, Rihanna and Chloe Moretz in McQ

It's not often that three young starlets step out in the same dress, but the McQ by Alexander McQueen tartan prom dress is obviously a special case. First worn by Emma Watson to the GQ Man of the Year Awards, it was later... Read more »

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Undies Mondays: Panache 'Zara' multiway bra

There are now plenty of nice DD+ bras available thanks to forward-thinking from brands like Panache, Curvy Kate, Freya, Fantasie and La Senza . But finding 'lingerie solutions' in larger sizes can prove tricky, as it's... Read more »

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Friday Frock: Savoir Velvet Dress

Finding a decent mid-length dress can be a bit of a nightmare, especially at this time of year. A lot of the options are super-frumpy (think 3/4 'angel' sleeves, devore velvet, nasty bias cuts, old-fashioned florals and... Read more »

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Frock Horror: TOWIE's Lauren Pope

Isn't it annoying when you go out wearing only half your dress? Still, the makers of tit tape must be making a fortune off TOWIE's Lauren Pope in this number. Risky doesn't even begin to cover it... Read more »

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Yay or Nay: Victoria Beckham's leather leg warmers

It was one of her first public appearances since giving birth to Harper Seven , and yes Victoria Beckham did leave quite an impression. The Spice-Girl-turned-designer turned up to the WWD Apparel & Retail CEO Summit this... Read more »

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Fashion Face-Off: Kate Middleton vs Angelina Jolie in Jenny Packham

Both Kate Middleton and Angelina Jolie fell for Jenny Packham 's easy-to-wear floaty one-shouldered evening gown for recent formal eventsca. But while Angelina chose to eschew her usual black for bright red at the... Read more »

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Undies Mondays: Kiss Me Deadly 'Candy'

At Catwalk Queen we love a bit of retro lingerie, but full-on vintage pieces like bullet bras and girdles can be a bit difficult to wear with a modern wardrobe. Luckily, for those of us without the inclination to be the next... Read more »

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Frock Horror: Stacy Francis from X Factor US

And we thought the contestants on UK X Factor had it bad when it came to 'experimental' styling... This isn't even the worst one, either. When was red shiny plastic ever a good idea? Even Britney Spears couldn't make it... Read more »

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Yay or Nay: Missguided Quilted Gilet

It was a big resounding nay last week for By Malene Birger's sequin and lace party dress . One trend at once next time, perhaps? This week, it's the turn of Missguided's quilted gilet. Yes, apparently gilets are a thing... Read more »

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Undies Mondays: A preview of Adriana Lima's outfits (and diet) for the 2011 VS Fashion Show

I'm loving this purple and black colorway from the 2011 Victoria's Secret Fashion show airing November 29th. Adriana Lima is getting fitted for her wings, above, but how does she fit into the lingerie? It's an intense... Read more »

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Friday Frock: Dorothy Perkins deco midi dress

This dress has been on our mind since we first spotted it in Dorothy Perkins' promotional graphics, but it's taken ages for it to appear in stores. Now it's finally available, and we doubt it'll be about for long. With a great... Read more »

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Yay or Nay Wednesday: Sequins and Lace

It looks like Jonathan Saunders gets the thumbs up from you lot, as his Edition leather sleeved coat got a resounding Yay in last week's poll . This week, we want to know what you think of this festive dress from By Malene... Read more »

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Fashion Face-Off: Fearne Cotton vs Holly Willoughby

Best friends Fearne and Holly are known for having quite different styles, so it was a surprise to see the pair out and about in the same checked cape. That is, until you discover it's from Fearne's own collection for... Read more »

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Friday Frock: Trashy Diva Courtney Coat Dress

This week's Friday Frock is one for all the retro fans out there (and I know there are plenty of you). Trashy Diva's 'Courtney' coat dress harks back to Dior's New Look and the fitted-waist and full-skirted silhouette of the... Read more »

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Frock Horror: Noha Raafat's got her eye on you

Today we learned two things about Noha Raafat . The first is that she's an Emirati actress (pictured here at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival). The second is that she's clearly bonkers . Read more »

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Yay or Nay Wednesday: Jonathan Saunders Edition Leather Sleeve Coat

The masses have spoken, and apparently last week's wallpaper-print 70s midi dress gets a resounding YAY with 54% of the votes. This week, we turn your attention to a tough trench coat from Jonathan Saunders' range for... Read more »

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Fashion Face-Off: Rosario Dawson vs Leona Lewis in Diane Von Furstenberg

Rosario Dawson gave Diane Von Furstenberg's blue sequin 'Judith' dress its first outing at the Vanity Fair Oscars party back in February. Over six months later, songstress Leona Lewis also gave the dress a go, wearing... Read more »

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Undies Mondays: Laura Catteral in Gok Wan Shapewear

All the talk last week about Gok Wan's new collection for Tu at Sainsburys got me thinking about Gok's lingerie line, which has been selling successfully for the last few years through online and catalogue retailer Simply... Read more »