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Denim know-how

Denim know-how

I have spent a large portion of my life searching for ‘the perfect pair of jeans’. It can at times feel like shopping for the Holy Grail and with the plethora of jean brands available (from the super cheap to the uber expensive), finding that pair becomes all that more complicated. With that (and your… Read More

The Fearless Fashionista presents Monochromachic

The Fearless Fashionista presents Monochromachic

This week I would like to introduce you to the really sweet Kristy from Monochromachic. I met Kristy through Chictopia a year ago and was delighted to learn that she had recently started her own blog.

TRT: Strut with the stallions

TRT: Strut with the stallions

Fabulous Footwear for The Met Every girl knows that the perfect shoe completes the perfect outfit, and this weekend fashionistas will be going all out at one of the most glam fashion events on the Cape Town social calendar – The Met.

Fashion trends to try this summer

Fashion trends to try this summer

If you’re still shopping for your summer 09′ wardrobe, take some inspiration from our GLOSSY magazine (Nov/Dec 2009) and discover what’s on trend right now. Click on the images below to open the image Flip through our fabulous pages for FREE! Check out the full version of StyleScoop’s November/ December digital GLOSSY magazine.

DIY Fashion – A great way to make your mark!

DIY Fashion – A great way to make your mark!

So often we go to a store and buy the clothes we see on the mannequins – and then we wear them out only to find some other girl at the party is wearing the same thing.  Fashion Fail. This week’s installment was inspired by LOOKBOOK – one of the best street style websites around. … Read More

The Fearless Fashionista presents trends the Chictopian way

The Fearless Fashionista presents trends the Chictopian way

If you want to find ways to wear the latest trends, and by latest I mean the very latest winter trends for next year then Chictopia is the place to look. You will find so much inspiration  and ideas on how to incorporate different trends into your every day style.

In a galaxy – far, far, away…

In a galaxy – far, far, away…

When it comes to dresses, a regular woman remembers a few pivotal moments. There’s her first school dress. The dress she wore to her matric dance and then finally there’s her wedding dress. For the fashion conscious woman, the dresses that make an impact in her life include the Givenchy dress worn by Audrey Hepburn… Read More

Leg it this season

Summer is all about letting your leggings do the talking with bold colours and striking prints. From plaid to paisley, striped to spotted; patterned leggings are one of the biggest fashion statements for those fashionistas who dare-to-wear. Hot-spotting explores the trend in this week’s style radar…

Street Style: ELLE est tres jolie

Street Style: ELLE est tres jolie

French for “She is very pretty” I ventured to the ELLE magazine workshop at Durban’s Max Institute of Fashion Art at Gateway last week and was enthralled by the fashion and styles.  Here are some of the things that caught my attention: I fell in love with these boots – even the action up on… Read More

Style Candy – The bigger the better

Style Candy – The bigger the better

A huge (no pun intended) trend this season and next is the oversized tee and oversized shirt look. It’s a trend I adore, but I have to admit it’s not an easy one for all body types and shapes to pull off. If you’re short you run the risk of looking swamped, and if you’re… Read More