Unsure how to incorporate the glamour and delicious luxury of the 1920′s and Great Gatsby's stars without reverting right back to, oh, 100 or so years ago? We've been struck by the twenties-esque runway looks from the Spring 2013 season, and have found three modern ways to add a little...

River Island is entering the cycle wear market, offering clothing designed specifically for the urban rider. The store's new line highlights a growing trend in menswear, with the likes of Hackett and H&M recently making a similar move. The collection is made up of a series of versatile...

A fragrance classified as an eau de parfum has approximately 15% aromatic compounds, with the remainder of the fragrance juice often consisting of alcohol and water. Similarly, a scent that is classified as an eau de toilette is approximately 10% aromatic compounds. The higher the aromatic...

We're great fans of cycling at ShinyStyle and I personally re-homed a lovely little bike a few months ago; not only is cycling a great way to get around the London traffic (beware of motorists and pedestrians mind!), it keeps us fit! Most of the time we'll just wear our normal clothes but...

Now more options exist for every gal, especially when paired with certain blazers that help tweak the look. Overall, I think jumpsuits are as easy to throw on as a dress. But, jumpsuits will give you a different, empowering, sexy feel. However, I must state that wearing jumpsuits without...

A creative combination of the mediums will put pearls in a modern mood.

Nationally, 11 million pieces of clothing are thrown away each year: This week's On Trend is a nod to Sass Brown's new book, ReFashioned: Cutting-Edge Clothing From Upcycled Materials, featuring 46 designers who are using pre- or post-consumer fabric waste to create beautiful...

More than a passing fad, cycling has quickly developed into a way of life for many modern gents. A recent report by Mintel found an impressive 50 per cent of British men are now taking to their bikes on an almost daily basis, with London (53 per cent) the cycling capital of the...

There's a fine line between used clothing and vintage, so check out the closets of older siblings and family members who are close in age. Putting your own stamp on gently-used clothing is a great way to save money. Consignment stores often have name-brand clothing available at lower...

For the modern cyclist looking for something beyond your average Lycra shorts, activewear brand Huez* has arrived. The label "respects the heritage of the sport but focuses on modernity", according to a statement – offering practical, contemporary separates that are perfect for both on and...

 

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