Christmas is only four days, whoop whoop, and if you’ve already bought and wrapped your presents, the next stress on the to-do list is putting together an elegant, and Instagram-worthy Christmas table. I started thinking about this last week, so, of course, I turned to Pinterest, anytime I want to get ideas it’s my first port of call, and I found so much inspiration I thought I would share to make the family get-together a little less stressful. For me, I’m a good baker, not a great cook, I leave that to my husband, I instead like to contribute to
You know by now how I love Barbie‘s fashion makeovers, I was so giddy about her transformation by London Fashion Week designers that I bought two, I couldn’t order the Coach Barbie quick enough, and it took me a year but I finally got all three Christian Louboutin beauties for my collection. Well now I am lusting over these five one-off Barbie dolls who have undergone a Christmas makeover by London milliner Stephen Jones. The hat maker has not only created fabulous headwear for Barbie, but full on Christmas-inspired couture looks from the velvet ‘Santa Baby’ mini dress to a red carpet
The festive season is all about adding a little fun and humour into the craziness of buying presents and eating your weight in chocolates and Rebecca Minkoff certainly has done that with her video holiday card. Filmed to Mariah Carey’s ‘All I Want For Christmas Is You’, no I am not fed up of it either, Rebecca Minkoff has gathered her fashionable pals including The Man Repeller’s Leandra Medine, blogger Bryan Boy, and the gorgeous Hilary Rhoda to create a very fashionable greeting card. What I love about this video other than its smile factor, has to be The Man Repeller’s amazing ‘Jews
I have been meaning to blog this cute festive video from Barney’s New York for a few weeks now and I kind of got distracted by the holiday season. If you haven’t seen it yet it is well worth a watch as it features some of fashions elite including Franca Sozzani, Sarah Jessica Parker, Glenda Bailey, and Cathy Horyn in the five-minute clip. What’s so magical about this campaign is that Minnie Mouse is no different from any other girl – don’t we all daydream over owning a Lanvin dress, going to Paris to have our picture taken by the
London retailers really have put together some amazing visual treats this festive season, I loved the Swarovski forest at Harrods, Selfridges’ interpretation of a white Christmas, and Liberty’s 12 days of Christmas. When I walked by Alexander McQueen’s boutique on Old Bond Street I was completely blown away by its fantasy box festive display. If Santa grants me one wish this year it would have to be a McQueen dress!!!!