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How To Wear : Hi-Waist Slip by Miraclesuit

THE PRODUCT Miraclesuit Sheer Slip. A Shapewear undergarment with double panels for Extra Firm Control designed to flatten the tummy and shape the hips. Made from Nylon, Elastane and Spandex and has a Gusset that is 92% Cotton. Colour: Black (also available in Nude) Size S,M,L,XL,2XL Design and Decoration: Plain. High waist. Double sheer panels. Built in Panty. Elasticated waist. Flat seams and hemlines. With Edge technology designed to create a smooth look under clothes THE PLACE Online retailer of intimate apparel FIGLEAVES THE PRICE £43.00 THE PROMOTION STATES Miraclesuit Look 10 lbs lighter in 10 seconds TSS TESTER SAYS The tester is female with a full figure (size 16 UK). In the morning of the test she put on the slip (size XL 14-16 UK) to trial. She reports that this was not a strain to do and that the sketchiness of the fabric immediately felt comfortably light, figure hugging and secure across the body. Over the top she pulled on a close fitting to-the-knee pencil skirt. The tester reports that the lining of …

Review of WILDER (a book of 21 fashion knits for women)

Title: WILDER By Kim Hargreaves Edition: Paperback Publication: April 2016 ISBN: 9781906487256 Size: 215 x 280 mm Pages: 105 RRP Price: £17.95 Amazon http://amzn.to/29YAfex   TSS Says: 21 Knit or crochet patterns to make women’s knitted fashion pieces i.e. LAKE (a long line tunic with deep vents); SONG (a semi fitted sweater with cables and braids); WEST (a lacy scarf), PRAIRIE (a sweater with eyelets and button edgings) and BIRCH (a crochet beret). The ‘how to make’ methods are in the traditional knitting pattern format, with text being black on a white background which means instructions are very clear and makes reading easy on the eye in any daylight setting or under artificial lighting. The design of this book and the photography is extremely pleasing. The three images above are from the book (image source: http://www.knitrowan.com), you will see that the model is pictured wearing the knitted items in natural outdoor settings in green or farmed fields, or in front of heritage style  buildings and fixtures. The Rowan yarns used are natural i.e. cotton and soft yak, and in …

Layer it on, Don’t Cake it on

After profiling ARTDECO as a recent Business of the Month, choosing now, to take a look at ArtDeco’s Latest Trends in Make-up MAKEUP Layering   NUDE+CONTOURING+STROBING Available from http://www.beautybay.com from Mid May 2016 onwards Many comparable quality cosmetic brands tend to uphold a capsule range and rarely introduce a new collection, yet ARTDECO (as revealed in the BotM feature), have introduced many MakeUp collections over the years in line with women’s fashion phases and fashion icon partnering; some to celebrate the colour work of professional visual artists; and those ranges designed to work in with high profile events and seasonal trends etc. ArtDeco’s contouring powders, powder eyeshadows and powder blushers are designed, in shape, to fit in a Beauty Box Quadrat which fits in a handbag and can be mixed and switched around to suit. So it is best to sit up and listen when ARTDECO tells us what is in vogue. So what are they saying? What they are saying this spring is that the achieving of a flawless Nude Look that is natural …