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AW18 Trend Spotlight: Shine Bright

‘Tis the season to shimmer and shine but if we’ve learnt anything from fashion over the years, it’s to expect the unexpected. Sequins by day? De rigeur. Dresses with trainers? The norm. Party meets casual? Standard. Be inspired…

Christmas Fashion and Styling Corporate Event

The NHJ Style Personal Stylist Team gave personal styling sessions to lots of lovely customers at a Fashion Retailer’s Christmas Fashion & Shopping Party early this month in London. It was fabulous and fun and very busy. We’re now feeling a little bit Christmassy!

AW18 Trend Spotlight: Keen on Green

If this season’s earthy tones aren’t your bag, freshen up your autumn wardrobe with plenty of lush greens from the richest emerald to moss, mint and darkest forest green. The key is to wear multiple shades in one outfit but fear not, here’s how to style it out without looking like the Jolly Green Giant.

AW18 Trend Spotlight: Pleats

Pleats proved a popular choice with designers for this season as the folded form graced more than just a few runways. Combine these with the statement-making prints of the season and you are onto a winning formula for effortless style.

AW18 Trend Spotlight: Scarf Print

Chains, paisley prints and ornate baroque designs typically found on silk scarves have swathed the high street in luxe-looking fabrics this season, inspired by the Autumn/Winter catwalk collections of Toga, Salvatore Ferragamo and Preen Line to name a few.

Corporate Style Event with the NHJ Style Team

TV Nicky Hambleton-Jones and her expert personal stylist team host large and small fashion and styling event for corporate companies. We recently ran a style event for 200 ladies on the new fashion trends for Autumn Winter 2018.

AW18 Trend Spotlight: Warm Neutrals

Place your shades of grey to one side this season because there’s a new palette of go-to neutrals set to warm up wardrobes for Autumn/Winter 2018. Camel and caramel butterscotch tones melt into earthy ochre, copper and rich chestnut bringing a sense of the Seventies to new season collections.

AW18 Trend Spotlight: Animal Attraction

Leopard print is undeniably a staple in every Fashionistas wardrobe for autumn winter 2018/2019, designers have brought more than just a token big cat print or two to the runway. The message is clear: more is more (and then throw in some more for good measure).

How to Wear a Jumpsuit 4 Ways with TV's Nicky Hambleton-Jones

TV Presenter & Celebrity Stylist Nicky Hambleton-Jones shows you how to wear one piece wonder and key fashion trend - the jumpsuit - in 4 different ways. Transform yours with these top style tips. It’s a must have for Spring Summer 2018.

SS18 Mens Trend Spotlight: Pastel Pour Homme

The pastel palette is a key wardrobe updater for everyone this season, as men’s fashion gets a soft touch with muted, chalky tones for spring-summer 2018. A chalky-hued suit is the fashion forward way to work these subdued colours, particularly with a matching shirt.

How to Wear Red Trousers 10 Ways with TV's Nicky Hambleton-Jones

TV Presenter & Celebrity Stylist Nicky Hambleton-Jones shows you 10 different ways to wear a pair of red trousers - the colour of the season! Transform yours with these stylish and flattering looks.

SS18 Trend Spotlight: Sheer Luxe

This season it’s not what you show, but what you almost show as we prepare to decently expose while still leaving a little to the imagination. Sheer panels, top-to-toe tulle and gauze offer a glimpse of what lies beneath from day to evening.

SS18 Trend Spotlight: Short Cuts

Take a short cut to fashion forward tailoring with this season’s alternative to the mini skirt for showing a bit of leg, but rest assured, there are plenty of longer styles on the high street to tempt you.

SS18 Trend Spotlight: Maximum Texture

Feathers, fringing and all the trimmings, that’s what fashion is made of this season. It’s all about adding extra texture and layering up the details so the message is simple: more is more.

NHJ Style Academy Graduate Personal Styling Course Experience

We asked NHJ Style Academy Graduate Alice Marsh who attended our March 2018 Personal Styling course to blog about her own personal experience being on the course. This is what she wrote....

SS18 Trend Spotlight: Plastic Fantastic

Fashion gets functional this season with plastic and vinyl adding a high-shine, wipe-clean finish to everything from outerwear and dresses to shoes and accessories this season.

SS18 Trend Spotlight: The Trench Update

There is no shortage of reworked trench coats on the high street this spring for every budget; they work well as a transitional piece to take you through the seasons, taking you from work to weekend with ease.

SS18 Trend Spotlight: Denim Goes Dark

Distressed styles may have been dominating jeans collections over recent years but this spring/summer it’s all about the deep, dark denim and stiff selvedge fabrics stepping forward as the standout for the season.

SS18 Trend Spotlight: The Pencil Skirt

The message from the runways is clear: the pencil skirt is most definitely in this season. With the cut and form moving away from the business body-con style à la woman of the moment, Meghan Markle in Suits, the 2018 pencil skirt is cut slightly looser but still retains those clean lines.