Fashion & Beauty

A/W 13’s luxurious fashion trends

A/W 13’s luxurious fashion trends

Fashion & Beauty, Lifestyle November 18, 2013 at 6:00 pm Comments

WE FLOURISHED ourselves with floral crowns and bohemian kimonos this summer in remembrance of the free loving 80s. But as the air gets colder and the leaves start to fall, fashion retrieves its 90s phase ofRead More

Halloween pandas and the Courier

Halloween pandas and the Courier

Fashion & Beauty, Lifestyle November 15, 2013 at 1:00 pm Comments

TRYING to decide on a Halloween costume is both exciting and very stressful but after 2 consecutive years of buying a costume on-line that is rarely seen post-Halloween, this year we decided to strip it backRead More

Halloween makeup ideas (featuring skeletons, zombies and pandas)

Halloween makeup ideas (featuring skeletons, zombies and pandas)

Fashion & Beauty, Lifestyle October 27, 2013 at 12:00 pm Comments

HALLOWEEN. Like most annual holiday traditions, it scares me. It’s not the costumes, decorations or trick-or-treats sending that little shiver down my spine, but the cost. Can I justify spending a small fortune on something I’llRead More

Make-up bag classics for a night on the town

Make-up bag classics for a night on the town

Fashion & Beauty October 15, 2013 at 10:00 am Comments

IF YOU NEED some snazzy new make-up for your nights out in Aberystwyth but your bank balance is looking a bit miserable, never fear! You can spice up your make-up bag ready for a night onRead More

Aberystwyth: Fashion’s forgotten town?

Aberystwyth: Fashion’s forgotten town?

Fashion & Beauty, Lifestyle October 4, 2013 at 5:00 pm Comments

THE UNIVERSITY prospectus has promised you that everything needed for an award-winning student experience is right here in Aberystwyth. To an extent this promise is true- the streets are filled with bars and clubs (well, moreRead More

What to wear over the Christmas break

What to wear over the Christmas break

Fashion & Beauty December 3, 2012 at 8:40 pm Comments

Staying in OVERSIZED jumpers have become the big accessory for this winter. They can be found virtually everywhere, from high street shops to charity shops, in all colours, patterns and textures. Try buying the next sizeRead More

6 Minute Make-up: Faking that 9am glow

Fashion & Beauty, Lifestyle October 19, 2012 at 12:31 pm Comments

So you’ve overslept after going out the night before and now you have to try and make a 9am lecture. Here’s how to get a lecture-ready face in five minutes: Swap your foundation for a BB cream or tinted moisturiser Read More

Winter coats: fur vs parka

Winter coats: fur vs parka

Fashion & Beauty, Lifestyle October 19, 2012 at 12:14 pm Comments

What’s keeping you warm this winter? FUR came back on the catwalk in early 2011. It might have been fashions’ way of rejecting our economic collapse with its luxurious look, but it seeped into our highRead More

Fashion Vs Winter Weather

Fashion Vs Winter Weather

Fashion & Beauty, Lifestyle October 12, 2012 at 3:36 pm Comments

THIS topic has been playing on my mind for quite some time; actually scratch that, I have been thinking about this since I became a teenager and discovered what a miniskirt was (pretty much when myRead More

Top five Autumn/Winter trends this season

Top five Autumn/Winter trends this season

Fashion & Beauty September 17, 2012 at 11:30 am Comments

FOR WOMEN, this season is all about embellishment, prints, leather and generally making each outfit you wear stand out. It’s all about the maximalist. Gone are the demure pastel shades of summer, instead you’ll be seeingRead More