Second edition of Edinburgh Vintage Trail now available

Models from the G&V Hotel helped Library staff put the finishing touches to a retro display of clothes, books and music in celebration of the city’s new Vintage Brochure being released. Economy Convener Councillor Gavin Barrie launched the brochure with vintage-dressed staff from the Council’s library service. Fans of vintage goods will be More...

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By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

Edinburgh Fashion Week saddles up with Musselburgh Racecourse

Wondering what to wear on Ladies Day at Musselburgh Racecourse this year? Well wonder no longer as you will be able to get top tips from Edinburgh Fashion Week, not about the racing but about the dress code. Tickets More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, December 28th, 2015

Jaeger opening a new store on George Street

British premium clothing brand Jaeger opened its new store in Edinburgh last month. The relocated store will be situated on the corner of George Street and Hanover Street, a coveted location in Edinburgh’s shopping More...

By Julie Stirling On Monday, December 21st, 2015

New Town Therapy – go on and pamper yourself

Enjoy a little discount on TLC at New Town Therapy on us! New Town Therapy is a hidden gem in Edinburgh’s city centre – nestled in the basement of a Dundas Street tenement the salon’s frontage is unassuming More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Bride on a budget? Look no further for your perfect dress

Brides on a budget can still look beautiful on their big day thanks to some help from Capability Scotland. The disability charity has launched a bridal department in its Stockbridge shop in Edinburgh stocking a More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, July 25th, 2015

Edinburgh International Fashion Festival – the latest arrivals at Platform 1!

In case you haven’t noticed there is a fashion festival going on right here and right now! Influential figures from across the UK’s textiles industry travelled in style on board the Caledonian Sleeper to More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, July 25th, 2015

North Face outlet store comes to Livingston

Livingston Designer Outlet, Scotland’s largest Outlet destination, has added The North Face to its existing retailer line up. The North Face, the world’s leading outdoor brand, will open the doors of its first More...

By Jennifer Frame On Thursday, July 16th, 2015
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10 Things I learned from an evening with Sam McKnight

On Monday night, hairdressing legend Sam McKnight returned to his Scottish roots, when he attended an intimate #The Coterie session with journalist and BeautyMART co-founder Anna-Marie Solowij in Edinburgh’s More...

By Jennifer Frame On Saturday, June 13th, 2015

The Best Places to Revamp Your Makeup Bag in Edinburgh

Is Edinburgh a beauty junkie’s paradise for shopping?  Some favour cities such as Glasgow and Newcastle which are only only a short train journey away. But whether you are on a budget or enjoy taking a browse More...

By Reader On Sunday, May 31st, 2015

Fashion and beauty – Back to basics at Cannes 2015 | Get the Look

As some of the season’s hottest productions premiere at Cannes Film Festival, so do the latest beauty trends. The event paves the way for many of this summer’s up and coming hair and makeup looks to be previewed. Despite More...