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Sheri Scott

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Sheri Scott, also known as the orange hair and glasses behind leading Scottish based fashion and lifestyle blog, Forever Yours Betty.

Out with the coats, in come the jackets

Top tip: Never, ever get dressed based on what the weather looks like out your window. At least, not right now. Appearances can be deceiving and I can guarantee you, clear skies and sunshine does not warm weather make. I know we have been pretty lucky to experience a slight

How to wear Gingham for SS17

Somewhere over the (fashion) rainbow, spring's most noteworthy designers from Miu Miu to Stella McCartney have made gingham the epitome of cool again. It's a fabric choice that has lasted through the ages. From Judy Garland in The Wizard of Oz, Audrey Hepburn in those black and white peddle-pushers and

Art Theft, is it ever acceptable?

In one word? No. I think we’ve all pretty much established the two most important rules on how to play nice on the internet: 1) don't be a dick, and 2) if you steal something, take a thing without permission or even giving proper credit, that’s just not

The Mail Supremacy - Stop Funding Hate

Every now and then a certain British paper will publish a linkbait intended article that, even by its own standards, is offensive to the point of unacceptable. Today was one of those days. Some of us were almost unsurprised by today's "headline", what with the paper being a regular outlet

Top Eyewear Brands You Need To Be Seen In

Call it the sunshine talking, but if sunglasses have been falling a little short on your to-buy list, you might want to rethink your spend options. No, I'm not spouting off about the health benefits of protecting your retinas (though, you should!). Instead, I'm here to tell you that there's

30 years of Nike Air Max

It may not be the trainer for everyone, but anyone who dons some Nike Air Max has got some major street cred. It's one of those trend-defying unicorn shoes that transcends style preference and time. It's been worn with floaty dresses & Fresh Prince's threads for 30 years. Designed by

Not another Disney Collab

Just when you thought you'd seen them all, another gets announced. If like me, Disney films were a significant part of your childhood, then you’ve probably already noticed the wave of super cute, nostalgic collaborations launching across the fashion and beauty world. But before you get all "I did

FFD Meets Korean Designers BPB

Korean Fashion has been on our radar for a while and it’s not just because of girl group 2NE1! From technology to food to fashion, we can't get enough of the creative force that's happening within this Asian peninsula, and sibling design duo BPB are just one of the

An Ode to Ashish - The Ultimate PMA Collection

Real talk: we need to thank the fashion Gods for Ashish. For SS17 we were sent on a colourful trip to India, or an "unapologetic Indian extravaganza" if you will, and this season was no less emotionally charged or poignant. Officially bringing happiness to LFW right when the journalists, bloggers

Best Sunday Roast in London

The quintessentially British Sunday Roast is one of the most popular dishes in the UK, and no wonder. It's tasty, it's filling, it's damn well delicious. So when it comes to finding the perfect Yorkshire Puddin' in London, how are you supposed to weed out the good from the bad

Why everyone wants Gucci

Most of us don’t get our fashion inspiration from glossy mags, celebs or red carpets anymore. Ever since the rise of social media, the way we find our next ootd is usually one double tap away. But with this ever-expanding instagram influence, there's one brand that crosses boarders, users

Designer Showcase: Jamie Wei Huang AW17

Contemporary feels and clean lines are what I am living for atm and if the LFW showcases showed us anything, those sports luxe shapes are going nowhere. Jamie Wei Huang has always been one of my highlights since my first fashion week over three years ago, and this season did

How to wear the extended sleeve

Ah trends, they may not be the best for practicality but dang do they know how to pull a gal in. The latest? The Extended Sleeve. Not just about exceeding the average length, oh no, the extended sleeve also takes in the form of volume and ruffles, almost making it

Grammy's VS. BAFTA's - who did it better?

It's officially award season, and last night the movies went up against the music for the annual BAFTA and Grammy Awards. Owing to what you can only assume as a massive scheduling malfunction, it was a tale of two red carpets which for us, was more entertaining than Lala Land

NYFW Street Style Trend Highlights

Well style lovers, it's February and we all know what that means: Fashion month is officially amoung us. It's such a magical time of year watching our future wardrobes unfold before our very eyes, and even more so when the streets are just as chic as the runways. With a

The Fashion Trainer Starter Pack

Like many of us, you may not have thought you'd embrace the idea of the trainer. But, thanks to the ever-growing athleisure fashion revolution, it's becoming even more difficult to deny the stylish comfort kicks have to offer. I mean, once you've finally come round to wearing gym shoes to

Viktor & Rolf’s Upcycled Couture SS17

This ain't no Green Day tribute, but the Viktor and Rolf Couture show "Boulevard of Broken Dreams" definitely showed it's green side. Viktor Horsting and Rolf Snoeren carried over last season's conscious couture thread, utilizing vintage cocktail dresses and eveningwear from across the decades. Turning what was damaged into beauty

Sparkle and Eleganza at Chanel Couture SS17

If there's one thing we've learned in our years of stalking and appreciating Paris Haute Couture Week, it's that the Chanel is sure to be a magical show-stopper, and this season did not disappoint. Perhaps one of the most elegant and feminine show in years, passing the usual theme driven,

Top 10 Dolly Parton Fashion Moments

It's the Queen of Country's birthday today and though it may take a lot of time and money to look this cheap, Dolly Parton always has and always will be a style icon. Even before the fame, Dolly was all about the clothes, the makeup, the colour and of course,

7 handbag trends to carry in 2017

There are few things that can make our hearts race like a good handbag. From high street to high end they are the pièce de résistance to our outfits and quite frankly, we can never have too many. When we are lucky enough to invest in a designer style, we

Fantasy Colours from Manic Panic

Let's get outer here... Manic Panic are here to bring you out-of-this-world fantasy hair. Are you ready for the future? Get 2017 off with a big BANG. Move over Rey, back off Jyn Erso – there is a new intergalactic girl gang in town, and it's been brought to you by

Celebrating Meryl Streep.

It's safe to say that Meryl Streep isn't just an American national treasure. She's a fully fledged world-wide gold mine! Over the years, the three-time Academy Award-winner (with 19 nominations too, #justsayin) has portrayed so many interesting and versatile characters that it's hard to choose one favorite, especially when her

It’s a Shirt off

As from our 2017 style post, you'll already know that the humble shirt is going nowhere. This year, it's all about reinventing that wheel and making a style staple your own. Whether off the shoulder, tied at the back or worn as a dress – the prim and proper shirt is

Guy Tang Metallic Colour lands in #BLOW

What do you fantasies about during winter? A white Christmas and a hot mug of cocoa? A roaring fire? Diamonds, or maybe a pair of Gucci loafers, waiting for you under the Christmas tree? For FFD it’s a bloody good hair colour. I’m talking out of this world

12 Last Minute Gifts for Him

Right, it's official! This is our very last gift guide for the season, and this time we're getting festive for the fellas. Guys can be trickyy to buy for, but we've managed to narrow down a few hidden treasures that are still available down your local High Street. From the

Life advice from Zsa Zsa Gabor 1917-2016

The world mourned the loss of one more legend yesterday, with the passing of the iconic socialite, actress and downright sasspot Zsa Zsa Gabor. Although appearing in over 50 films across the globe, she was less known for her acting career and more the diamonds, fur and men she brought

12 Cruelty Free Beauty Gifts

Well, time is a' ticking and you are that guy who still has a full list of gifts to buy with little over a week to go. Don't fret, neither have we; but FFD have got you covered. As makeup and pampering products are always a good shout for most

Gifts for your guy

There's only one person who takes the biscuit when Christmas shopping and it has got to be your other half. When it comes to settling on a gift for your beloved — whether that be your S.O., your sibling, your best friend, your steppie, your boss, your grandpa, or anyone

20 Beauty Memes that'll make you happy

Well folks, it's almost the weekend. A time where makeup application time doubles, if not triples for two days only. And by that I mean tonight and tomorrow. Sundays are for baths and facemarks, everyone knows that! To get us into those Friday feels, I've rounded up some of my

Say no to plastic - Shoppers with Style

It's been a while since the The 5p plastic bag charge was put into play across the UK and sent shoppers into semi-meltdown. It was now a given - if not expected - to see customers pile their groceries up sky high and play pretty impressive balancing acts as they

How to wear ruffles - Trend Tuesday

There’s always going to be a staple piece each season that'll sass up a pair of jeans no questions asked. That reliable stand by when you need to up your outfit ante and this time, it’s the ruffle. From retro high collars to cold shoulder tops, big ol’

The skin care saving our face this winter.

You can feel it. You know, that dry, uncomfortable feeling your face gets when the weather turns. It's not just the sign to pull out the puffer jackets, hats and gloves, it's also a time to completely overhaul your skin care regime. If you're anything like me, the cold weather

The return of the Puffer Jacket

2016 is fast becoming the year that fashion got practical. What with trainers overtaking heels, oversized knits replacing restricted tops and now, the portable duvet that is the puffer jacket is topping our shopping lists. Puffer jackets (or puffa as I like to call them) are certainly having their fashion


COMPETITION HAS NOW ENDED - WINNER WILL BE ANNOUNCED ON FACEBOOK & INSTAGRAM ON THE 28TH NOV 2016 Constantly chasing your tail? Trying to manoeuvre your spinning plates, kicking yourself when they wobble - or even smash? We've all been there. With work, family, friends, social AND media life, it

Underwear as outerwear

Love it or hate it, underwear as outerwear is one of those trends that keeps on coming back - and this season is no exception. The sheer notion of wearing your intimates in the great outdoors may ruffle a few feathers, but with the parade of slips, bustiers and cami’

Manic Panic - an interview with Punk Legends

They are the sister duo who singlehandedly changed the punk scene into how we know it today. Tish and Snooky Bellomo started turning and transforming heads around the world since 1977 with their brand Manic Panic. From opening their first boutique with only $250 in hand, these two rock n’

Style inspiration - Leandra Medine

Fashion has many well kept secrets, and if I were to bet my wardrobe on anyone knowing all the answers it would be Man Repeller. Really, there is no one that knows how to wear clothes like Leandra Medine. If this is your first introduction to Ms Repeller then let

The best themed bars in New York City

In New York City, you're never far from your new favourite hotspot. Whether you're after a mango margarita, cream filled cronut, bottomless brunch or one of the world famous pizza pies; you are in the right place to find it. But here at FFD, we’re not into the ordinary.