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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…

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.

AW18 Trend Spotlight: Country Set

The autumn/winter season and heritage looks go hand in hand and this year is no exception; picture tweed tailoring juxtaposed with muted wild flower prints in flowing fabrics for a contemporary Lady of the Manor feel. Get the most out of your wardrobe with our top style tips…

Personal Styling Course – September 2018

We trained a lovely group of ladies on our intensive 4 day September Personal Styling Course at the NHJ Style Academy near Oxford Circus. Find out more about what they got up to!

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).

Spring Summer 2018 Fashion Trends with Nicky Hambleton-Jones

Embracing the spring/summer trends? TV's Nicky Hambleton-Jones shows you 10 Top Must Buys & how to wear them. COMPETITION: Put one of these looks together, photograph it & post on your insta; tag and follow us on Instagram by 31 August '18 to enter. The winner gets a bottle of champagne!

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.

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: Spring Checks

Plaid and tartan are no strangers to the winter wardrobe but this spring/summer, checks are challenging the floral as the print of the season. Look for injections of colour for a fresh, spring lift, whether you opt for pastel tones as seen at Antonio Berardi or brights like Hèrmes.

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.