Lifestyle: It’s a blogger’s life for Sophie Cliff

She started her blog as a creative sanctuary. Now Leeds-based Sophie Cliff has been nominated for a prestigious award. She talks to Stephanie Smith.

Blosson belted trousers, �79; and bralet, �55; jacket from a selection all at Mint Velvet.

Fashion: There’s nothing girly about pink

Fashion’s in the pink for summer. Stephanie Smith picks out the key pieces you need now, plus win tickets to see Twiggy and a £50 gift card.

New JOE WILKINSON fashion range

New fashion brand JOE WILKINSON launched

New designer Joe Wilkinson has launched his first self-titled luxury fashion range with a photo shoot inside one of Yorkshire's most spectacular stately homes.

Beauty: How to get the big brow look

Full, natural looking eyebrows are on-trend. Stephanie Smith finds out how to achieve the best look, thanks to Laura Mercier experts. And if you missed out on this week’s Big Beauty Bash at Harvey Nichols, there’s a video of a brow tutorial on counter to watch here instead.

ESPA Introductory Mens collection, �25.

Dear Stylist: Find me the best men’s grooming products

Advice and tips from Style Concierge and the Beauty Team at Harvey Nichos Leeds.

The Little Mistress bridal collection launches in May.

Fashion: High Street wedding dresses - what’s not to love?

As several High Street retailers including Topshop launch bridal collections, Stephanie Smith takes a look at what is on offer, and picks out some favourite and alternative wedding dress looks.

Inside the Cordings Harrogate store.

Fashionably arty: Head to Harrogate for country art originals sale

Countrywear specialists Cordings is holding a Country House Art Sale at its Harrogate store, starting today and running throughout this weekend, March 24-26 2017, writes Stephanie Smith.

Prices will range from �350-�795 for bridal gowns and from �85 for bridesmaids.

Fashion: Topshop unveils its bridal collection

TOPSHOP has officially announced the launch of Topshop Bride, which will be available globally online and in selected stores from Thursday, April 13, 2017, writes Stephanie Smith. The brand says its eagerly anticipated collection celebrates the occasion of the wedding through the eye of the Topshop customer, shunning traditional formalities in favour of a more carefree and spirited sensibility.

Twiggy modelled for Marks & Spencer back in the 1960s, as this image on show at the M&S Marks in Time exhibition demonstrates.

Win tickets to see Twiggy celebrate M&S archive at birthday chat show event

Fashion legend Twiggy will lead the celebrations to mark the fifth anniversary of Marks & Spencer’s Company Archive in Leeds next month by hosting a special one-off chat show style event.

Stripe jumper, �59; wide trousers, �99. Somerset by Alice Temperley at John Lewis.

Fashion: The new nautical wave - catch it if you can

Nautical style or Riviera chic returns with a fresh take on go-anywhere spring dressing. Stephanie Smith has tips on how to update this favourite super-stylish look.


Beauty: New summer styles and how to get waves

Yorkshire hair style and colour specialists Westrow has some chic styling ideas for the summer. Stephanie Smith finds out more. Plus video of how to get soft waves, and new beauty product picks of the week.

Pure Moisture Treatment Mask, �36.

Beauty: Bring the bounce back to my hair

Dear Stylist with Style Concierge at Harvey Nichols Leeds


Fashion shoot exclusive: Girl off the train

In a fashion shoot at the Principal York hotel with Mint Velvet, Stephanie Smith creates beautifully easy looks for the perfect spring city break. Pictures by James Hardisty.

GET THE LOOK: Gillian Anderson steps out for a film premiere in London teaming black lined and slightly winged eyes with glowing highlighted skin and nude pink lips.Try Rimmel London Colour Precise Eye Liner, �5.99. Isabel Infantes/PA Wire

Beauty: The healthy blow-dry and the perfect pony

Natural essence hair brand Aveda is offering a new blow-dry, dry style and scalp check service at counter in Harvey Nichols Leeds. Stephanie Smith checks it out. Plus beauty picks of the week.

Danielle Sprecher looks at the jacket and Portrait of Margaret Layton of Rawdon dated 1620. PIC: Simon Hulme

Leeds museum celebrates 500 years of Yorkshire fashion

It’s a collection of timelessly fabulous fashion that any Yorkshire woman would be proud of.

ON TREND: Bringing London and global inspired style to Leeds are Hugo Taylor and Charlie Morris.

Made In Chelsea boys bring London look to Leeds

From Los Angeles to Leeds...

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Somerset by Alice Temperley Dahlia shirt dress, �99 at John Lewis

Fashion: The seven style swaps you need right now

It’s time to declutter to make room for new key seasonal investments. Stephanie Smith has tips on replacing and re-investing in style.

Wakefield mum bids for swimsuit model crown

Wakefield mum bids for swimsuit model crown

A Wakefield mum has been selected to take part in a national swimsuit modelling contest.

Buscemi 40mm skate shoes, �540, at Harvey Nichols Leeds.

Style Clinic: Bring me glamorous trainers

With Style Concierge at Harvey Nichols Leeds.

Model Rosie Nelson at Lotherton hall with some key pieces from the exhibition (art direction: The Archipelago; photography: Ash Zombola; styling: Nina Beresford; hair & makeup: Kay Spaven; dress loan: Cunnington & Sanderson.)

Timelessly stylish - that’s Yorkshire women for you

A new exhibition at Lotherton Hall provides a fascinating insight into the lives of Yorkshire’s most fashionable women since the 1600s. Stephanie Smith reports.

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