Author: Karen Grace

Grand National 2018: Bet on Evens for Fake Tans

Fake tan is the essential accessory to complete your Grand National outfit but only if applied correctly. No-one can pull off that streaky uneven tan look! So we asked James Harknett, the Global Creative Consultant of Fake Bake to take us through our tanning paces: What’s the first step to self tanning? “Skin preparation is essential for a perfect even glow and the first thing to remember is hair removal. After waxing, the skin needs time to heal over and pores to close, therefore we recommend having this done at least 48 hours before. It also gives you time...

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Clever Layers: What to Wear for The Festival at Cheltenham 2018

The weather during the Cheltenham Festival is hard to predict so layering and choosing an outfit that can be slightly changed on the day is a safer bet for your fashion attire. Houndstooth pattern is a classic and this season it is also a top favourite for the fashion stakes. Choose a wool jacket because although the weather is unpredictable we can safely bet that it isn’t going to be hot. In wool twill, Holland Cooper’s Knightsbridge double breasted monochrome jacket will help keep the chill at bay. Price £499. Have a blouse and jumper ready to team with...

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Springtime Suits for the Grand National 2018

Although the dress code for the Grand National Festival is not set in stone, racegoers do embrace the special occasion and dress their best for their big day out. It may be a Jumps festival but many of the racegoers are more townie than tweedy, and the ubiquitous grey work suits are out in force… but why settle for regular when you can reach for rockstar?! The ladies may shine in their glamorous hats and outfits, but that doesn’t mean you gentlemen can’t give them a run for their money and show off your own sartorial style. Swap that...

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From Tweed to Tan: What to Wear for the Grand National Festival 2018

What to Wear for the Grand National Festival 2018: During the three days of the Grand National Festival (Thursday 12th – Saturday 14th April 2018) the fashion amongst racegoers is hugely diverse. OWNERS & TRAINERS Owners and Trainers at the Grand National Festival are of the Jump Racing variety – it is a jump racing festival after all! This means that by April they have followed their horses through a winter season of cold, rain, snow, mud and whatever else the elements have thrown at them. Spring brings the end of their season but they are not ready to step out...

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5 Key LFW SS18 Trends to follow for your Grand National outfit

Aintree ladies are famous for their ‘Dress to Impress’ glamour and high fashion, so get ahead of the crowd with the next hot trend tips to wear at Grand National 2018 – straight from the catwalks of London Fashion Week. Frilled with Ruffles Queen of the trends in 2017, the Ruffle is not yet ready to give up its frilly crown. Once more the ruffle waves to the fashion crowd and reigns supreme for the next season. From subtly small to ostentatiously oversized, 2018 will have a ruffle for everyone. David Koma’s oversized structural lace ruffle proudly stands upright...

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