The Haute Ticket

Musings of the fashion and beauty kind, with a little travel thrown in.

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Brand Spanking Fashion News. Basically The Latest.

All That Glitters: The Party Edit

Is it even December without a scattering of shiny sequins and an awkward office party? After last year's mini-meltdown, we planned our party season outfits ahead…

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Snug Life: Stay Warm, Look Cool

Three winters ago, I succumbed to the puffer jacket. I had dug my heels in long enough, but you know when you're ankle deep in…

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Monthly Muse: Peaky Blinders

It's been a while since we've featured a monthly muse. So much for that being a regular feature! Sorry! Blame the retail life. Anyway, since…

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Easy Reads

Perfect with a cup of coffee. Go on, have a little scroll.

Florals? For Spring? Groundbreaking.

Spring is in the air, sort of, and that means an onslaught of bloomin’ florals. Interpret that as you will. The thing about florals is that, pretty as they are, especially the vintage inspired prints, they can, if not careful, tread into dangerous territory – dare we say it, ‘twee’ – or it can be a little in your face. Neither is good. So keeping that in mind, and that

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Perfect Radiance Treatment Facial Oil Review

My skin care regime is pretty basic. Cleanse, moisturize, and hit the hay. Pretty simple. Turns out, I was missing a trick; facial oil. Now, some of you readers may remember me simply raving about the NUXE Multi-Purpose Dry Oil and its true – I can’t get enough of that stuff, but I have yet to use it on my face… Why? My oily t-zone, that’s why. It’s a nightmare.

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How To: Wear The Breton Stripe

My love affair with France knows no bounds. What’s not to love? Exceptionally good wine, cheese, coffee (my main food groups) and of course, la mode. Après tout, everyone wants to do Parisian chic. Buy a book, there’s plenty to choose from and you too can achieve that ‘je ne sais quoi’ that’s so typically français. Or you could just wear a Breton top (and no, not with a beret –

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Let Them Eat Victoria Sponge Cake

“It’s hard to believe that just a little while ago this was nothing but ingredients.” – Phoebe Buffay Afternoon tea, the activity du jour for ladies who like to lunch, is all the more enjoyable when home spun. Let them eat cake, Mary Berry’s Victoria Sponge Cake. Mary Berry I am not, but what with it being Mothering Sunday, a bunch of tulips and afternoon tea for two with Mother

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The Oscars 2015 Red Carpet Style

Matthew McConaughey skipped the red carpet. Maybe he knew something we didn’t. A little like the awards ceremony itself (yes, we were there *cough*) Sunday’s red carpet style was a little… beige. Recently, the red carpet has come under quite a bit of scrutiny. Questions are being bandied about as to whether or not it’s fair to objectify these Hollywood stars (notably the female celebrities) as they walk the red carpet

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No One Trick Pony

The Babysitter’s Club and the Topsy Tail tool. Two things I was never without as a youngster. This handy little hair tool was particularly favored by my mother who could relax in the knowledge that this hair trick could keep my unruly curly locks tamed and I would look somewhat groomed for school. Little did she know that later down the line, the Topsy Tail would still be my hair hero.

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