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Cotton candy obsessed award winning fashion blogger. Loves eating cake at 11am. Hates the word beige.

FFD's Weekly Reading Round up

This week we have been talking about the best apps for fashion lovers, how to meditate when you are stressed as hell and THAT twitter storm about Instagram Fraud. But what have we been reading at the Fashion Fix Daily office? Here is our round up of the best fashion

Must Have Novelty Bags for Summer

When it comes to spring summer it's all about the cute af bag! We have rounded up our top picks suitable for every occasion; a day at the beach, a summer wedding or even just popping to the shops. Pool Float Chic The Perfect bag for all summer parties, even

The Rise of the Statement Bag

If anything can be said of accessories at LFW, is that the quirkier the better. And there is nothing that catches our eye more than the Statement Bag. From sweet inspired cross body bags, to textured shapes and bags so impossible that you can't help be mesmerized by them... we

FFD's Weekly Reading Round Up

This week we have been discussing Art Theft, finding out all we can about G-Dragon & K Pop and giving tips on how to wear the trend of the season; Gingham. But what have we been reading? Below is a round up of the articles we've been talking about in

Spring Must Haves

This summer is all about ruffles and statement sleeves, but what other trends do you need to get your hands on? We've got the low down on your new wardrobe must haves Gingham Yes I know we keep banging on about gingham but if you don't buy into the trend

Interview with Carolina Wong

A Hong Kong born, London-based world citizen. Carolina Wong graduated in 2011 at the Chelsea College of Art and Design specialising in Woven Textile Design. Shapes, motifs and experimentation with materials have always been part of Wong’s world: enriched by a wealth of cultural heritage absorbed during her creative

FFD's Weekly Reading Round Up

This week we have been talking about everything from Getting through wedding season stress free, Dealing with Mansplaining and asking if the Government should really be in our whatsaspp messgaes. Bu what have we been reading? Here is a round up of everything the FFD office have been talking about

FFD's Weekly Reading Round Up

This week we have been talking about The stop funding hate campaign, asking if Saffy from AB FAB is this generations unlikely icon and asking if CPW is really a thing. But what have we been reading? With Brexit finally being implemented it has been at the forefront of our

FFD's Weekly Reading Roundup

This week we've been talking about Mothers Day (it's today BTW so call your Mum!), The memefication of Chanel, Our 5 favourite fashion Illustrators and asking if investment pieces are worth the price. But what have we been reading? Outlook for Mall Retail Worsens as Shoppers Find Inspiration Online"Shoppers

Topshop Release Full Wedding Collection

If you are getting married soon you will surely be relieved that Topshop are about to drop a full wedding collection. Their Wedding Dresses range from £350 to £795 and come in a variety of soft shades. You can pick from traditional floor length or something a little shorter, from

Designers and Their Dogs

Since it's international puppy day we thought we would celebrate by featuring our favorite designers and their dogs! VALENTINO GARAVANI and his 11 Pugs, I'll let that sink in shall I? All I know is I want to go for a puppy play date! DONNA KAREN and her lab Steph,

Last Night A DJ Saved My Life

There is something so pure about dancing, being caught in the moment, fully unaware of your surroundings. There is a reason music is a multi billion dollar industry, it speaks to our souls, so is this why we hold musicians in such high regard? From the Beatles & Beatle Mania

FFD's Weekly Reading Round Up

This week we have been talking about BNTM & our unlikely beauty heroes, the love hate relationship we have with denims and why street wear brands & high end luxury don't mix, but what have we been reading? Of Price, Populism and Politics. Also, Pearls and Pants. "It’s been

FFD Meets Shoe Designer Charlotte Mills

Charlotte Mills is a shoe designer focusing on Bridal wear. This year she has branched out with a collection focusing on the everyday woman. The attention to detail and the bright colours are what drew our eye to Charlottes work, her ethos on shoe design & manufacture is refreshing in

FFD Meets Paola Rodriguez

Beautiful knitwear, vintage inspired shapes & clothing that tells a story. Paola Rodriguez captured our hearts at LFW! Focusing on hand embroidery & meticulous detailing, the collection is a stand out full of timeless classics. A contradiction? I think not! With fabrics from Italy coupled with manufacturing in France &

The Importance Of Lifting Each Other Up

This past week I have seen so many women supporting each other, promoting each others businesses and generally being all overies before brovaries. It gave me all the warm fuzzies. BUT There's always a but isn't there? I've also seen the usual girl on girl hate, women attacking women, girls

FFD's Weekly Reading Round Up

We have spent the week musing over Scottish Fashion, reclaiming the term 'Go Fuck Yourself', talking about the fear of failure and exploring Pakistani fashion trends. But what else is out there I hear you cry? We have the round up of the hottest fashion stories and news, this is

Your Guide to Shopping This Weekend

It's Mid Season Sale time! Is it even mid season? I can't tell because it still feels like winter over here but the joy of a mid season sale shouldn't be dampened by the weather! Rejoice & spend the weekend avoiding the crowds, wrapped up inside planning your spring/summer

FFD's Weekly Reading Round Up

This week we are obsessing over PFW, Vogue launching in the Middle East & fashion buyouts. The Thought Process of Wearing High-Waist Jeans "From Denial to Acceptance - There is nothing more enticing than the prospect of encasing my loin fruits in a suction cup of denim that fastens right

It's All About Denim This Season

More Specifically - Jeans! Topshop have just relaunched their jeans campaign and it harks back to the CK ad's of the 90's... and we love it. Topshop have become somewhat of an authority on denim, they sell one pair of jeans every ten seconds...that's a lot of denim! So

FFD's Weekly Reading Round Up

This week has seen us gasping over Karl Lagerfeld's words (again), rethinking our spending habits and gagging over Gucci. Karl Lagerfeld Called Meryl Streep “Cheap” "'A genius actress, but cheapness also, no?' These eviscerating words, attributed to Karl Lagerfeld in Women’s Wear Daily, are directed at none other

The Brits - A Throwback

Its 20 years since The Spice Girls took to the Brits and the Union Jack Dress achieved cult status. For Kids that grew up in the 90's, nothing will beat the Brit Awards of that era. I mean you can quite beat Jarvis Cocker mooning onstage whilst Michael Jackson sang

Miss Selfridge Flash Sale

Sometimes a sale just needs to be shopped. Miss Selfridge have not only slashed prices in there pre spring sale, they have also curated some fashion forward looks to make the shopping experience easier. Take me there right now! We've picked the 5 must have items that you need to

Mairi McDonald Launches Off Duty Cool Collection

Renowned Scottish Designer Mairi McDonald has launched brand new line Off Duty. The collection showed in New York following an invitation to show as part of a handpicked selection of new designers within the TMRW section of the prestigious Coterie show 18th-20th September 2016. The ethos behind the new line

FFD's Weekly Reading Round Up

This week has been pretty hectic with the run up to LFW but we have been keeping on top of current affairs and avoiding the fashion bubble as much a possible. Here's what has caught our attention this week. Stylist talks about dealing with anxiety in a pro active way

Self Love Saturday

Caroline Denis is a Haitian-American actor, model and hails originally from Brooklyn, NY. "I have had a lot of issues with how I looked and how I felt about myself and body for most of my life. For years, I had a low self-esteem and felt that my body wasn't

The Fashion Journey of Victoria Beckham

We are not talking her personal journey here, although that must come into it, no we are talking about her journey as a designer. From that first lackluster collection to her most recent collection the growth is clearly visible. And even though whilst researching this article everyone under the sun

FFD's Weekly Reading Round Up

This week we have been taken over by NYFW with political messages and perfect street style, but as much as we would love to think only the glamour of fashion week happened there were plenty of other things going on. Elle talks political power dressing. "In light of President Donald

Top Lingerie Brands for Small Boobs

Girls with small chests rejoice! We have pulled together our favourite Lingerie brands for small boobs & small backs. There are so many amazing brands that cater for the itty bitty titty girls. There is nothing worse than searching and searching and not finding the right size bra so let

Style is 90% Attitude

It's easy to pick the latest high street trends and think you have a winning outfit, but when it comes down to it, style is all about attitude. I'm not talking about being bitchy, I'm talking about owning your outfit. Being confident in what your wearing comes from being confident

What I Wore Wednesday - Megan Ellaby

This cold and dreary Wednesday we can't help but dream of warmer climates. Do you ever just sit and daydream about what you'll wear when the weather gets nicer, when you can actually have bare legs without the fear of freezing winds & icy rain? Well today we have been

Stranger Things Season Two

If you haven't watched Stranger Things by now then you seriously need to clear your plans this weekend and catch up. 7 reasons why you need to watch Stranger Things season one now Cult movie references – This baby is choc full of them, from Nightmare on Elm St to ET,

Lady Gaga Superbowl Outfit Round Up

Last night Lady Gaga rocked the superbowl in some serious style. Before jumping off the roof of the Houston stadium (yeah that really happened, could you head the collective gasp of the stadium?) she was lit up by hundreds of drones in formation behind her. Mother monster stayed true to

Weekly Reading Round Up

The news can seem a little overwhelming at the moment, and sometimes you need a filter to find the stories that you actually want to read. In a new weekly segment we act as that filter, sharing the stories we have been reading that have empowered us, given us another

Win Silk Lingerie from Ayten Gasson

This month we are giving away one 100% silk Ana bed jacket & matching knickers to celebrate the month of love. So if you want to win this beautiful set for your other half, your bff or yourself then follow the steps below! This beautiful set is worth £145 &

What Beyoncé Wears When She's Pregnant

Beyoncé just announced she's having TWINS...TWINS! So to celebrate & give all those mums to be out there some fashion inspo, we looked back at the best fashion moments from Queen B's first pregnancy. Opt for Classic pieces Rock an oversized white shirt with volume for a classic day

What I wore Wednesday - Katia

We love French Blogger Katia's fun take on fashion. We just had to get the details on her outfit! WHAT ARE YOU WEARING TODAY? My kimono & shirt are from Asos, my bag is from Miu Miu & my Sneakers are Nike Tuned. WHY DID YOU DECIDE ON THIS OUTFIT

Easy Ways to Minimise Your Wardrobe

I hate the words "capsule wardrobe", that phrase has been forever ruined by Gok Wan & Saturday morning TV style sections. BUT Having a more streamlined wardrobe is more efficient and easier to plan from, meaning your mornings should be significantly easier! De Clutter First things first; take everything out

No Human Is Illegal

At a time when our political leaders have seem to have forgotten history and the lessons they have taught us we need remember this simple statement. The words inscribed on the Statue of Liberty "Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, the wretched refuse

My Love Affair With Miu Miu

There is nothing better than falling in love, but what about when that love isn't reciprocated? Miu Miu is one if those brands who's work I've obsessed over since my days studying fashion at MMU. Controversial, sometimes even a little bland but god when they get it right, they get

The 10 Hottest Cities to Hang Out in the UK

Travel Supermarket asked self-confessed hipster blogger Adam Groffman, from Travels of Adam, and UK travel blogger Emily Ray, from The Cosy Traveller, to put together comprehensive guides for their top 10 trendy neighbourhoods in the UK and Europe. Using knowledge gained from their extensive travels, Adam and Emily have selected

What I Wore Wednesday - Blair Eadie

Instagram & Blogging sensation Blair Eadie is a constant inspiration, and this week we loving her current obsession with pink! The colour of the season is unmissable and Blair wears it in a feminine way thats not too girly! Here are 5 things we LOVE about her outfit. FLATS! Oh

15 Tartan Items Perfect for Burns Night

Celebrating the almighty Rabbie Burns tonight? Make sure your dressed for the occasion with some tartan in your ensemble! New Look Keep it Classic with a mini skirt in red tartan. ASOS Mix it up with a pastel dress from Sister Jane. Gucci Go for some Sex Pistols inspired pants

Women's March on Trump

This weekend Trump takes the seat as the most powerful man in the world, this has a massive impact worldwide. On Saturday the 21st of January hundreds of thousands of women are marching on Washington, here's how to get involved if you live in the UK What time does the