Forget tourist crime hot spots, keep your eyes peeled for crimes against fashion on holiday.
Cut-out swimsuits have been voted the worst holiday trend by men and women across the UK, according to a new survey by Sunshine.co.uk travel agency. The slinky swimwear that guarantees dodgy tan lines even beat the classic ‘socks and sandals’ look sported by males abroad. Speedos also made the top three of the bad taste vacation line-up.
Everyone’s gone dotty over the pale blue spotty Jenny Packham dress the Duchess of Cambridge wore when she left hospital with her two princes. Spot the difference with Uttam Boutique’s blue tea dress, £18 (www.yumidirect.co.uk).
Kiss Me Deadly, recently voted Britain’s Favourite Lingerie Designer by the UK Lingerie Designer Awards, are staging an eye-catching window display on Chapel Walk to promote their one-day mini sale this weekend (Aug 17).
The window will feature a live mannequin - burlesque dancer
Bruise Violet, who will be posing in a bath of rose petals.
Kiss Me Deadly’s Burlesque Bath Bath will be held in the shop Birds Yard on Saturday, 11am to 4pm.
Throughout the event, Burlesque dancers will be modelling the latest undies and swimwear and fun mini tutorials on burlesque techniques, like the art of removing a glove seductively, will be staged.
Mark British baby history with Pandora’s charming commemorative bling. The special edition Baby Carriage charm features gold crown on one side and ‘Royal Baby 2013’ inscription on the other. Available now, priced £55 at Pandora in Meadowhall.