In the name of fashion our resident stylist will be bringing you the hottest celebrity style steals.

How to create The Kardashian’s statement locks

The Kardashian’s sisters are know for many of things and one being their statement locks , these looks “require large barrel tongs and a lot of backcombing” The reality TV beauties are famed for their fabulously volumised locks, which are usually teased into glamorously cascading waves that make every women envious! Fear not ladies, because I’m going to tell you the secrets on how to create these stunning looks…. Big hair is big news this coming season, here are my top tips to re-creating The K sister’s stunning styles at home. To achieve statement big hair requires large barrel tongs (my favourite tongs has to be Babyliss) and a lot of backcombing! Step 1 The best way to use a… Read More →

Celeb Mum Looks!

So following on from my post on mummy make up (with help from the amazing Kevin Fortune), I wanted to share my favourite ‘celeb mum’ looks with you! Now, granted, we all don’t get to swing around looking amazing in our Louboutins like Victoria Beckham or have the A list help when it comes to styling but I do like to see what the new celebrity mums styles are and how they cope with new mum looks! They have so much help from stylists, trend setters and all round fashion and make up Guru’s – I always have a little nosey! Beyonce looks so beautiful and natural here with baby Blue Ivy. Rocking a red lip, clean skin and little… Read More →

How to create Kate Middleton’s Chignon hairstyle

Hi Ladies With KMiddy being one of the most talked about females at the moment i thought i would do another post on how she make’s (well how her hairdresser) makes her look so FABULOUS! One of my favourite styles I have been seeing on Kate has to be the ‘Chic Chignon’. We’ve seen Kate wear this look at the Royal Gala and with a softer version at her friends wedding. But this is one of the most popular looks for brides to either have professionally done or learn how to do it for their wedding day. Miss Independent Women, did you know that the word “Chignon” comes from the French phrase “chignon de cou” which means nape of the… Read More →

How Two Live Fashion Blogger Twins

The ‘How Two Live’ Blog is based on the lives of Stef & Jess who are a set of fashionable twins recognised worldwide. They come from Melbourne, Australia. But wherever they are in the world, they know how two live. From Glob-trotting, platform-wearing, cafe-hopping and blog-writing they are taking the fashion world by storm! Just recently, they attended the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week held in Sydney, Australia and boy did they stand out in their gorgeous matching Alice McCall outfits! I quickly took them aside for an interview, before they got swarmed by their fans & media. I asked them what they thought of the Alice McCall Spring Summer 2013 Collection, as well as a few quick questions about their… Read More →

Summer Starlet

What makes every summer memorable? Those romantic moments abroad, of course. Be it a first love like ‘Dirty Dancing’ , a timeless romance such as ‘Roman holiday’ or a love to last a lifetime like ‘The Notebook’, we all have our summer romance memories. And the best way to fall in love like our favourite screen starlet’s? Stealing their style! Wether its dressing cute like baby or as striking as Audrey Hepburn, take a look at the following inspired outfits to boost your summer wardrobe….Don’t forget girls, send me YOUR summer style combo’s and tweet to @MIWmagazine! Happy holidays, Love Emily x @esowden19

Neon Lights

Time to make your spring wardrobe pop! (And no i’m not talking about zips and buttons…) but with bright neon shades. Either go all out in bold shades or why not subtly work the trend with bright accessories to brighten a black outfit or two? Both the catwalk and celebrity world can’t get enough of this latest trend, demonstrated by designers such as Christopher Kane and worn by celebrities such as J-Lo its time to get yourself on the neon scene. And what better way to get yourself ‘seen’ by wearing the beautiful finds below… and if that wasn’t enough why not listen to a fantastic electro pop singer Queen Of Hearts’ single  ‘Neon’ : Your welcome, Love Emily x… Read More →

Like a prayer

So, call me old fashioned, but I can’t stop seeing religious cross prints everywhere I go. And it seems that fashion retailers Missguided.co.uk have got this fashion buzz down to a tea. Viewing their online collection I’m faced with pages of leather, lace and religious print outfits. The best thing? They are all affordable! Making it possible for you to kit yourself out as much as you like to give your wardrobe that Madonna feel. To really get the look team up textured layers such as lace dresses and leather jackets, accessorised with bowler hats and cross jewellery. And don’t forget this seasons must… black platforms! See below for my selection of ‘Prayer wear’ …. Love Emily x

Grungey V Girly

Are you a grunge girl, rocking converse and casual denim like Kate Moss? Or a girly girl, preferring heels and cutesy accessories like ‘our’ Cheryl? Well, with this seasons white dress from TFNC you don’t need to pick sides. Simply throw on a baseball jacket and converse for a casual urban look or strap into pink high heels for teen romance chic. Either way, at £42, this classic white dress is a MUST for the hotter weather…. mines on its way! Love Emily x    

Flower girl

Headbands go floral this season as the new over sized flower crown is causing the ultimate fashion frenzy.  Initially worn by celebrities Pixie Lott, Alexa Chung and Lana del Ray this new quirky head piece has made its way straight on to the high street this season. Get Pixie Lott’s headband from Rock n Rose £55.00   Asos are also currently selling some gorgeous headpieces by Rouge Pony.  Here are my favourites ❤ Vintage flower crown £35.00 rouge pony Cream flower crown £30 rouge pony

Celeb hair crush..The Kardash’s

The Kardashian Sisters…. Khloe,Kourtney and Kim Kardashian have literally taken over the world, Not only do they have bodies most of us dream of having but they also have the glossy locks to. Always perfectly bouncy and tousled not a hair out of place. Handy tip-Using big velcro rollers and leaving them in while your getting ready will give you the tousled look too 😀 I LOVE LOVE LOVE how Kim can have her hair so slick off her face and still look 100% gorgeous! Many of us think of the pony Tail as being really easy and a way to keep your hair off your face on a busy day..But when it comes down to it can we actually do… Read More →