All Kinds Of Gorgeous
Luxe City Guides Asia Gift Box £35 – Net-A-Porter
If you’re like millions of us who tend to leave Christmas shopping until December or the last minute (sometimes you just need the pressure right?!) then take comfort in knowing you are not alone!
It’s always the hard to buy for folks who get left on the Christmas list until the very end too. So to give you a helping hand with getting your present list ticked off, today’s gift list has some lovely luxury presents that are perfect for the travel lovers in your life. You don’t even have to leave the warmth of your home and brave the crowds of shoppers either, you can buy these little beauties online and have them delivered direct to your door. Simples!
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Long sleeved wedding dresses are having their moment and they’re no longer just for winter weddings.
If you are going to be an autumn or winter bride then sophisticated sleeves will certainly help to beat the chill factor as well as boosting your air of bridal elegance. However with chiffon and lace sleeves being the trend de jour, long sleeved wedding dresses can also be ideal if you’re getting married abroad slightly out of season or beside a blustery beach!
If stylish long sleeved wedding dresses could be the look for you at your wedding, there’s no need to go over budget! Some of your favourite High Street stores have wonderful collections of elbow and wrist skimming gowns with a pretty price tag to match.
So this week’s Friday Five brings you five long sleeved wedding dresses from the High Street to inspire you…
When it comes to choosing your wedding shoes you can so easily get swayed by sky-high heels but deep down you know that those little lovelies will be pinching your tootsies before you even reach the chapel.
Well my shoe adoring brides-to-be, no longer do you need to compromise on style or comfort as the UK’s best selling bridal shoe brand Paradox London delivers delightful ranges that tick not only the comfort box, but the quality and style boxes too.
Gold Pleated Midi Dress £45 – Miss Selfridge
At this most wonderful time of the year, it is more than likely that you’ll need a little guest dress for a winter wedding or festive party.
From fancy floor length frocks for sophisticated black tie events to shimmering skirts and sleek jumpsuits for a Christmas celebration, the best of the High Street is right here.
If any of these darling dresses catch your Christmas eye click on the link below each item to purchase them online, but as always be quick as these little beauties won’t be around for long…
Cream Danielle Drop Back Dress £99 – Miss Selfridge
When it comes to wedding dresses the reverse of your gown is just as important a feature as the front!
As you saunter down the aisle to stand at the altar saying your vows to your beloved, you want your back to continue to speak volumes of style and give your guests something to swoon at! From beautiful back detailing to dramatic low backed gowns, the exquisitely designed Enzoani 2015 Collection will ensure you look oh-so-amazing from every angle.
Not only does the exciting new range deliver in the unforgettable backless dress stakes but the bridalwear brand has also creatively balanced traditional and modern styles, delivering a complete range of fashion-forward hand crafted gowns for the style-savvy bride. Renowned not only for innovative designs, Enzoani concentrates on superior quality and a seamless fit and finish unlike any other.
Influenced by elegant European trends, an Enzoani wedding dress is suitably fitting for a destination bride. The sleek, chic, shoulder-baring gowns are perfect for getting married abroad in warm weather and lightweight deluxe fabrics such as these are a destination bride’s best friend!
Fresh off the catwalk the dresses in the 2015 Collection radiate an air of timeless romance. Sleek silhouettes and hip hugging gowns embellished with hand-beaded jewels elevate the romance factor to new heights, whilst ruched tulle dresses with floral or metallic embroidery and sparkling beads present brides with a look of ornate glamour. Famed for its use of luxurious lace fabrics, this season’s varieties feature subtle layers of multicoloured hues or if 1920s glamour makes your heart flutter, the glitz and glam of the roaring twenties is also showcased through this new collection with vintage-inspired gowns fit for any guest to a Gatsby soiree!
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Do you have an upcoming wedding to attend? Sometimes finding the perfect little guest dress can be a challenge, but never fear as the monthly roundup of the best High Street wedding guest dresses is right here!
From fabulous floral prints to nearly nude hues, from pretty pastel winter shades to statement midi skirts, there’s a trend to suit everyone this season, whether you have a sunshiny destination day in your diary, an invitation to a lovely local ceremony or a simply a special event to attend.
If you want to rock any of these frocks click on the link below each of these beauties to buy them online, but as always be quick as they won’t be around for long…
Long Printed Dress £29.99 – Zara