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Monthly Archives: December, 2013

Finally, a year with enough decent albums to warrant a top ten. These are my favourite records of 2013

Every December, I used to always write my top ten albums on Facebook, to the delight (or indifference) of my peers. But for the last few years I haven’t bothered, … Continue reading

December 31, 2013 · 1 Comment

5 of the best : Kimonos

This party season there’s a hint of the orient around the Christmas tree. The kimono, which translates from Japanese as simply ‘thing to wear’, is making waves across the high … Continue reading

December 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Why I intend to be all dressed up with nowhere to go this Christmas Day

Christmas parties are just one hurdle – the real question is, what are you wearing for Christmas Day? Yes, its virtually pointless dressing up with nowhere to go, but you … Continue reading

December 18, 2013 · 1 Comment

Thoroughly tried and tested: What’s the best eye cream for dry skin

Earlier this year when I hit the ripe old age of 29 I started to notice fine lines and bags under my eyes where I never had before. Besides freaking … Continue reading

December 18, 2013 · 9 Comments

In the mood to Hibernate? Check out these Fantasy Furnishings for your Home this Winter

 Tis the season to hibernate like the big brown bear from the John Lewis Christmas advert (anyone else cry watching it as well?) and I have found myself getting more … Continue reading

December 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Winter skincare: acne prone skin

Following on from my autumn skincare post I’ve been trialling some acne solutions on my troublesome skin days due to my spot prone complexion.  We’re not talking prescription grade, antibiotic level acne, … Continue reading

December 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Where to turn when you’ve lost Christmas shopping inspiration

Losing present inspiration – it happens to everyone. You know, Christmas comes every year. That’s a lot of presents for a lot of people. And there’s always one – usually … Continue reading

December 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Tech-savvy delights and insights courtesy of QVC

Now, here at Style & Then Some we are lucky enough to be invited to some wonderful (and sometimes weird) press events. One of our absolute favorites during the spring/summer … Continue reading

December 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Here you go, 50 (yes, FIFTY) festive knitwear options ready for Christmas Jumper Day 2013 on Friday

Next Friday 13th* December is Christmas Jumper Day, a day dedicated to making ‘the world a better place’ by getting people to donate £1 to Save the Children while wearing a … Continue reading

December 8, 2013 · 4 Comments

It’s December, so now we can discuss: What’s your favourite Christmas Song?

I am a Christmas addict. Around mid October – yes, that early – I am possessed by an excitement that can only be satisfied with fairy lights, tinsel and excess … Continue reading

December 5, 2013 · 3 Comments

Thoroughly tried and tested: What’s the best hand cream for very dry skin?

I learned the value of a good hand cream recently when a new job meant I was standing around in freezing cold train stations pre-9am on a very long commute.

December 4, 2013 · 9 Comments

Stay happy with a SAD lamp

I’ve never been a morning person.  I love nothing more than a ten hour sleep and in the oft event that this quota is not met – peeling my lazy self off … Continue reading

December 3, 2013 · 1 Comment