Fashion news and must-have buys...
Online dress hire store Girl Meets Dress are hunting for GMD Student Ambassadors at Sheffield’s universities to promote the store through PR, social media and events.
GMD stocks over 4,000 different dresses from over 150 worldwide designer brands, including Herve Leger, Marc Jacobs and Halston Heritage. Customers can try on three ahead of their event and pay for the one they choose to wear. Next day UK delivery is available and prices are from £29 for 2 nights. For info on becoming an ambassador, email email@example.com
Get ready to flaunt your naughty side. Debenhams’ new range of seductive lingerie, in collaboration with Reger by Janet Reger launched in stores and online this week, Reger Noir is a 21-piece collection of luxurious lingerie sets, with glamorous basques and peekaboo details. Fans of Janet Reger include Kylie Minogue and Joan Collins; glamour-approval doesn’t come any better than that. Prices start from £12.50, www.www.debenhams.com
Fashion Meets Technology this season. A chic leather clutch bag created by a former international model and make-up artist is set to be a must-have accessory when it arrives in the UK at the end of this month with selected retailers.
The Mighty Purse, £85, charges a mobile phone on the go, without compromising on style. In kid, calf and sheep leather in six bright colours and six classic shades, inside there is plenty of room for money, cards, keys and lipstick, but there’s also a discreet, ultra-light yet powerful battery that can charge Smartphones two times over.
Featuring a built-in Micro-USB cord and two adapters, the Mighty Purse is compatible with a Samsung Galaxy, BlackBerry ®, Apple® phones, tablets and MP3 players. The battery is recharged by connecting to a USB port.
Meanwhile, designer Sean Miles has collaborated with O2 to ‘upcycle’ old mobiles by fixing them into designer totes donated by Alexander McQueen, Chloe, Celine and Mulberry. Now it’s talk to the bag, not the hand...
Amoena, the bra, lingerie and sleepwear brand for women who’ve had breast surgery, is supporting Breast Cancer Awareness Month by raising funds for The Haven, support centres for sufferers. For every Lara Dots bra and Active fitness item sold by the end of the year, 10 per cent goes to the charity. It’s available via selected retailers, or at www.amoena.co.uk