Put aside the fact that you have already read the title of this post, would you be shocked to discover that these leather loafers are the creation of high street brand River Island? Because here on FashionBeans, that's just the reaction many of the team here gave when they found out the slip...

The unique method of the laser cut detail and the swirl patterning looks completely idyllic along with the gold tone River Island plate and the studwork features give this delightful summertime bag a real edge, and is a truly exciting edition to the store's latest collection. River Island...

As River Island's industry insider this month, my second guest blog focuses on workwear. In particular, how to make the sweater look smart. Trust me, your working wardrobe will include a jumper come spring. And, if you're looking for a bag to add to your Christmas wish list, I've selected...

I love leather jackets and this leather bomber from River Island is my current favourite! I love the retro twist on a classic look and I've been throwing it over all my casual ensembles lately and getting loads of compliments, the leather is gorgeous! River Island's Autum/Winter collections...

The tops I picked out are more basic, with a twist the fabrics are really nice and the last one is made out of leather which is always a big plus. The last silver coated jumper you're seeing is currently in the RI collection, so if you want it (because it's gorgeous, yeah it is) run to your...

I am absolutely in love with the black faux leather shorts and the chunky jumpers together, they'll look so cute with tights and boots - I'm really excited about this outfit...to the point of thinking about it in science today...that's rather sad isn't it? :P I also really like the brown...

Look out for the quilted leather bag it features on. William Tempest for River Island is available in selected River Island stores and online from 15th October. Prices from £40 to £150.

A few months ago, the FashionBeans team – along with top fashion bloggers Individualism and A La Male – were approached by high street favourite River Island to design an exclusive range of accessories to go on sale this autumn/winter, as part of their Blogger Design Project. Working with...

The River Island/Fashion Targets Breast Cancer (FTBC) bracelet is the black leather one with the enamel Union Jack heart and FTBC black and white target charms. Btw, do you like my nails? It was my first attempt at nail art and, I have to admit, I was rather pleased with the results. White...

As River Island's industry insider this month, my third guest blog focuses on what to wear for party season. In particular, how to get more looks for your money. To find out how, click here to see the full story. I hope this flapper skirt and gold leather wrist bag, £27, inspire you to think...

 

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