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Friday, 27 November 2020

Gift Guide For Her: 20 Gifts She'll Love!

20 gifts for her


Whether you're shopping for your sister, your Secret Santa, your best friend, or your partner, it can be a struggle to find a gift that you know they'll love within your budget. This gift guide for her presents 20 gift ideas for the lady in your life at a range of price points to help you find the perfect present this year. 

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20 GIFTS SHE'LL LOVE


1. SATIN PYJAMA SET WITH MATCHING SCRUNCHIE

Comfy and cute, this long sleeve pyjama shorts set from Topshop is a lovely gift. With a hair accessory to match, this nightwear combination will make her feel and look great!

BUY AT TOPSHOP





2. MAC LIPSTICK


Another great gift to make her feel fabulous is a MAC lipstick. Available in a range of shades and the ultimate makeup accessory, this gift makes for a great stocking filler or main gift depending on your budget. If you're unsure of shade, I'd recommend sneaking a peek at your recipient's existing lipstick collection to see what shades they like to wear most. Alternatively, opt for a safer option like a nude tone similar to their natural lip colour.

BUY AT LOOK FANTASTIC





3.  ARMANI 'MY WAY' EAU DE PARFUM


This new perfume from Armani is a sweet floral explosion. This positive scent oozes confidence and sophistication and comes complete with a beautifully designed refillable bottle.




4. BENEFIT 'THEY'RE REAL' MASCARA


Notorious in the make up world for lengthening natural eyelashes, this mascara is a must have! If she's a makeup fan, she'll certainly love this.


BUY AT LOOK FANTASTIC



5. TWIST KNOT SHOULDER BAG


If your recipient loves keeping up with style trends and buying the latest garments, she will love this trending accessory. The shoulder bag has made an epic comeback this year and this knotted style is a new fashion favourite!

BUY AT TOPSHOP




6. NUDE NAIL POLISH TRIO


What's better than one nude nail polish? Three nude nail polishes! This cute trio makes a lovely stocking filler or Secret Santa gift.


7. SHOOTING STAR HAIR CLIP ACCESSORY


This dainty clip is a perfect stocking filler or Secret Santa gift for those that love styling their hair. With a bejewelled design, this hair clip will certainly sparkle up their Christmas.

BUY AT ACCESSORIZE


star hair clip


£12.00

8. BOBBLE HAT BEANIE


Available in grey and cream, this knitted bobble hat beanie is a gift they'll love wearing. To keep them warm and cosy, this accessory is a great gift for the colder months.


BUY AT TOPSHOP




9. DIPTYQUE SCENTED CANDLE


Diptyque candles are a luxurious gift. The candles are priced towards the higher end of budgets but their iconic design and range of scents make them a wonderful gift for her.

BUY AT SELFRIDGES



10. 'BLOOM FOR YOURSELF' BOOK 


April Green's book 'Bloom For Yourself' is filled with poetic writing surrounding the topic of self love and healing. It speaks the words you may not be able to find and is a soothing book that can be revisited time and time again. It's a meaningful gift for anyone going through a difficult time.

BUY AT AMAZON


    bloom for yourself book
£8.36

11. 'BLOOM FOR YOURSELF: LET GO AND GROW' BOOK 


The second book in April Green's 'Bloom For Yourself' series is a poetic reflection on letting go of the things holding you back, moving forward and allowing yourself to grow. Another meaningful gift for someone special this year.


bloom for yourself book 2
£9.00

12. DAISY LONDON HOOP EARRINGS


I don't know a woman who doesn't like jewellery! This geometric pair of earrings is a modern take on the classic gold hoops and a beautiful gift for her.

BUY AT JOHN LEWIS



13. URBAN DECAY NAKED BASICS 2 EYESHADOW PALETTE


A small yet essential eyeshadow palette that allows you to create day to night looks with subtle yet glamorous shades. 


BUY AT LOOK FANTASTIC



14. PAPIER MINI PHOTOBOOK


A personalised, sentimental gift to be filled and curated with your favourite memories and photos. This will certainly make them feel loved!

BUY AT PAPIER



15. MOLTON BROWN FESTIVE BAUBLE


Filled with fragrant luxurious bath soak, this sparkling bauble can be hung on the tree until it's ready to use on Christmas Day. A perfect stocking filler or Secret Santa gift!

BUY AT LOOK FANTASTIC



16. HOTEL CHOCOLAT CHAMPAGNE TRUFFLES


This luxurious duo of pink and classic champagne truffles will certainly make their mouth water!

BUY AT JOHN LEWIS




17. SHEEPSKIN SLIPPERS


Warm and comfortable, these sheepskin slippers are high quality, long lasting and make for a lovely present.

BUY AT JUSTSHEEPSKIN


   sheepskin slippers
£60.00

18. CUSTOM MADE PRINT


This is a great gift idea for your bestie, sister or partner. Simply select a photo of you together that you both love and have it made into an artistic print!

BUY AT ETSY


19. NEOM CANDLE


Give them the gift of uplifting scent this year. From Neom's 'Scent to Make you Happy' range, this candle is designed to inspire wellbeing benefits through its mood boosting fragrance. 

BUY AT LOOK FANTASTIC


20. GARNIER MOISTURE BOMB FACE SHEET MASKS


The pamper queen will love this gift in her stocking this year! This trio of 15 minute face masks are designed to treat tired skin with relaxing, hydrating benefits. 

BUY AT LOOK FANTASTIC



 If you've ordered one of these gifts for a loved one or have any gift recommendations you'd like to add, let me know in the comments below or tag me at @evieroselane on Instagram.

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Friday, 20 November 2020

Must Have Accessories For Autumn

must have accessories

With a love for fashion so strong, it's no surprise that I'll often find myself swooning over dainty jewellery or luxurious handbags. Accessories are often what tie a look together. They're the finishing touch and in Autumn, it's no different. There's something so lovely about layering clothing and accessories during the darker, colder months. From soft scarves and fedora hats to sparkling jewels and hair ties, here's some must have accessories that I'll be raving about this Autumn.


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FRESHWATER PEARLS

Pearls are a trend which have seen ins and outs over the years, but will they ever truly go away? I don't think so. For me, they're back in this season and bringing sheer elegance to any outfit. Available in an array of colours, my personal top choices usually always come back to classic white or sophisticated silver. Stud earrings with metal hardware and minimalist pendants add a modern minimalist twist to this all time classic trend.


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fedora hat


FEDORA HAT

Providing shade and shelter, the fedora hat is a good choice for the season with sunny showers and crispy leaves. Fedora hats are both a contemporary and a traditional fashion favourite. I like to style mine fairly casually with a big comfy coat and a polished pair of black boots for an all round country inspired look.



hair accessories


HAIR TIES

Hair ties aren't just for two year olds! In fact, they're a hot topic this season with options growing and growing. From the simple slide to the organza extravaganza, hair ties are becoming the new headband. I'm a fan of keeping it simple and creative so I'll often use branded ribbon, like Dior, to give my up-do the oomph it deserves. However, there are also beautiful hair ribbons available to order from our high street favourites which too make the perfect finishing touch.


face covering

FACE MASKS

It's the accessory that literally everyone is wearing and if they're not, they should be. After the year we've had so far, the face mask is certainly a must have accessory. I'm not the person to be writing about the science behind it so I'll stick to style. There's plenty of style now that the buyers and designers at our favourite brands have worked their magic! From patterned prints to bold colour choices, even without your smile on show, you can still express an element of your personality. Personally, I'm a fan of pastel colours and floral prints, which some might say represent my introverted but caring personality. 


What would yours be? Tell me in the comments or tag me at @evieroselane on Instagram.















Saturday, 14 November 2020

5 Things To Get You Through Lockdown



As England is now into its second lockdown for at least the month of November, I wanted to write a lockdown list together of little things that have had a big impact on my day-to-day happiness during my time spent at home this year.


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SHEEPSKIN SLIPPERS


At the top of the list, it has to be my sheepskin slippers. They've seen me through working from home so well this year and I religiously shuffle around in them every single day, hardly ever taking them off. 
Shop my slippers here.


LOUNGEWEAR


I think we've all had a greater appreciation for loungewear this year. Not only is it comfortable, loungewear now has a place within fashion in its own right. Whether you're a knitwear lounger or a fan of the comfy sweat co-ord, loungewear has certainly been an essential during this lockdown period.




SELF CARE BEAUTY


Next up isn't just any old beauty product, it's beauty that makes YOU feel good. I despise that downward feeling of sloppiness. It's that feeling you get when you've not made an effort in a while - perhaps you've left your hair wash a bit longer than usual; not worn makeup in months; or maybe you've not bothered to fix that three week old nail polish that is chipping all over the place. We've all been there and my favourite way to fix that sloppy feeling is to use some of the most feel good beauty products. It's surprising how good a coat of fake tan, a face mask and a freshly painted manicure can make you feel!



TV ON DEMAND


Did someone say I can get Netflix, Amazon Prime films, and TV catchup hubs all in one place on my TV? Yes please! I'm not usually one to write about technology but this couldn't not be on my lockdown favourites list, it's the Amazon Fire TV Stick. As a couple, we've stormed through many Netflix series this year. It may be way overdue but we finally got to appreciate the genius of Vince Gilligan's Breaking Bad. If lockdown gave me one thing, I'm thankful it was that. 

Shop it here.


HOME WORKOUT KIT


Now more than ever, exercise has aided my wellbeing. In the first national lockdown, I went through an obsessive stage with my yoga mat and skipping rope. This time around, I've ordered a pair of pink boxing gloves and taken up jogging. I'll do whatever it takes to fill that gym sized hole in my life and these affordable home workout options have been a life saver.



Tell me your at home essentials in the comments or tag me at @evieroselane on Instagram.





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