Saturday, 23 November 2013

GIFT GUIDE WEEK - Featuring My Top Picks from MY-WARDROBE.COM



Yes, it's Saturday but I'm not yet done with Christmas picks, so here's the best of My-Wardrobe...

ALEXANDRE BIRMAN
Red Contrast Peep Toe Ankle Bow Sandals



Wine red and black suede tie-fastening sandals featuring an open almond toe, slender two-tone tie fastening strap to toes, and a two-tone tie-fastening ankle strap. Alexandre Birman sandals have a 10.5cm high heel.

ANYA HINDMARCH
Gold Glitter Marano Clutch



Grab a little glitter on your way out the door by picking up this pretty pillbox clutch from Anya Hindmarch. The perfect size to house the essentials for an evening out.

MCQ BY ALEXANDER MCQUEEN
Red Pleated Tartan Silk Georgette Scarf



Red tartan silk georgette scarf featuring the MCQ Alexander McQueen logo to corner. MCQ Alexander McQueen scarf measures 125cm x 125cm.

MARC BY MARC JACOBS
Gold Dynamite Bunny And Rue Pendant



Gold-tone pendant bunny and rue charm necklace featuring a bar charm with cat and rabbit figurines, a fine long length chain and a gold-tone designer embossed logo charm.

GOAT
Black Pandora Lace Dress



Black lace Pandora fit and flare shift dress featuring a round neck, three-quarter length sleeves with flared shape and a concealed zip fastening to the back.

Friday, 22 November 2013

GIFT GUIDE WEEK - Featuring Fabulous Gifts for Her from HARVEY NICHOLS



Leave this open on his computer or iPad to casually drops some serious hints (it doesn't hurt to help him along...)

CHLOÉ
Black Leather Ankle Boots - £610



Heel measures approximately 4 inches/ 100mm. Navy elasticated side panels, round toe. Pull on.

MARC BY MARC JACOBS
Pink Rabbit Leather Pouch - £65



Rabbit design, detachable keyring, printed lining. Zip fastening at top. Comes in a designer stamped box.

STELLA MCCARTNEY
Blue Isabelle Wondering Sequinned Lace Demi Bra - £95 // Blue Isabelle Wondering Sequinned Lace Briefs - £55



Adjustable shoulder straps, sequinned, underwired cups, tulle lining. Adjustable hook fastenings at back. Fabric1: 83% polyamide, 17% elastane; fabric2: 69% polyamide, 31% elastane; lining: 100% polyamide.



Sequinned front, picot trims. 84% polyamide, 16% elastane.

ALEXANDER MCQUEEN
Gold Embellished Metallic Leather Pumps - £650



Heel measures approximately 4 inches/ 100mm. Lizard effect, faux pearl embellishments, pointed toe. Slip on.

BRUNO MAGLI
Pink X Mawi Koroneia Crystal Satin Pumps - £710



Bruno Magli x Mawi satin pumps. Heel measures approximately 4 inches/ 100mm. Mawi crystal embellishments, pointed toe. Slip on.

VICTORIA BECKHAM
Yellow Liberty Grained Leather Tote - £895



Two top handles, internal zip fastening pocket, patch pocket, fully lined. Push stud fastening tab at top. Comes with a dust bag. Styled with: Emilio Pucci dress, Givenchy shoes.

LULU GUINNESS
Multicolour Glittered Lips Satin Pouch - £55



Glittered lips, fully lined. Zip fastening at top. Comes in a designer stamped box.

UGG
Brown Classic Shearling Earmuffs - £75

Thursday, 21 November 2013

GIFT GUIDE WEEK - Featuring Fabulous Gifts for Him from NIEMAN MARCUS



Buying gifts for the chap in your life can be tricky when trying to buy something extra special. It's easy to get football shirts, comics, games and trainers, but if you want something that's really going to impress, take a look below...

BREIL
Brown Orchestra Crocodile Embossed Chronograph Watch in Blue - £313



Crocodile-embossed leather strap with buckle clasp. 45mm rose-golden ion-plated stainless steel case with glass insert. Signature layered blue dial with cutout numerals. Three subdials with chronograph function. Hours, minutes, seconds; date window. Quartz movement. Water-resistant.

UGG
Brown Leather Gloves With Conductive Palm - £89



Leather with conductive touch technology fabric for compatibility with touch screen devices. Stitched detail at top. Ugg hardware at side. Lamb's wool lining. Imported.

FERRAGAMO
Snowflake Silk Tie Light Blue - £125



Woven with snowflake and star pattern. 3 1/2" at widest. Silk. Made in Italy.

ALEXANDER MCQUEEN
Velvet Skull Embroidered Slipper Blue - £486



Velvet upper with signature skull embroidery on instep. Contrast grosgrain piping. Almond toe. 1/2" flat stacked heel. Slip-on style. Leather insole and lining.

BOTTEGA VENETA
Ombre Woven Leather Wallet Blue - £337



Ombre-style signature woven leather. Bi-fold design. Inside, two bill compartments and eight card slots.

Wednesday, 20 November 2013

GIFT GUIDE WEEK - Featuring My Top Picks from LUISA VIA ROMA



Luxurious red and black dominate the winter palette at Luisa Via Roma, see below for some of my favourite piecesm and click through to find out more about any of the items.

CASADEI
Black 120mm Calf Cage Belted Blade One - £1320



120mm gold coloured mirrored blade heel. 20mm internal platform. Zip back closure. Leather insole and lining. Leather sole. Made in italy.

RALPH LAUREN BLUE LABEL
Red Wool And Silk Blend Beacon Coat - £1501



Toggle closure. Oversized fit. Unlined. Made in the USA.

VALENTINO
Red Silk Cady Jumpsuit - £1525



Halter neckline with button closure. Concealed hook and eye with zip fly closure. Two side slit pockets. Two back pockets. Made in Italy.

ROGER VIVIER
Red 10mm Satin Swarovski Flats - £575



10mm heel. Swarovksi crystal covered buckle.

Tuesday, 19 November 2013

GIFT GUIDE WEEK - Featuring My Top Picks from NET A PORTER



Shop designer fashion online at NET-A-PORTER.COM. Designer clothes, designer shoes, designer bags and designer accessories from top designer brands. I hope you'll enjoy the top picks below!

JIMMY CHOO
Black Embellished Mesh And Suede Sandals - £1295



Heel measures 130mm/ 5 inches with a 15mm/ 0.5 inch platform black mesh, suede crystal embellishments, peep toe zip fastening at back.

SAINT LAURENT
Black Cabas Chyc Large Leather Shopper - £1540



Black leather (calf) two top handles gold hardware, feet internal pouch and zip-fastening pockets black suede interior 'y'-detailed snap-fastening tab and zip-fastening top comes with dust bag.

MATTHEW WILLIAMSON
Purple Ombre Butterfly Modal And Cashmere blend Scarf - £195



Multicolored printed lightweight modal and cashmere-blend raw trims 90% modal, 10% cashmere, dry clean.

CHARLOTTE OLYMPIA
Black Showbiz Silk-Satin Platform Pumps - £725



Handmade gold mirror-paneled heel measures approximately 140mm/ 5.5 inches with a 40mm/ 1.5 inch platform leather lining (calf), almond toe, signature gold web plaque at sole.

EQUIPMENT
White Lilian Polkadot Washed Silk Pajama Set - £430



Black and white polka-dot washed-silk top: white piping, front patch pocket shorts: elasticated waist, white piping, patch pocket button fastenings through front of top, button and tie fastenings at waist, 100% silk.

CHINTI AND PARKER
Pink Heartintarsia Cashmere Sweater



Pink cashmere white heart intarsia, gray elbow patches, ribbed trims, 100% cashmere.

Monday, 18 November 2013

GIFT GUIDE WEEK - Featuring My Top Picks from ASOS



This week is all about finding the best pieces from a selection of retailers online. I've picked the ever diverse and affordable ASOS as my first stockist as they carry a wide range of goods. Here are my most coveted pieces.

THE FESTIVE HEEL
Black Antipodium For Asos Peep Hole Shoe - £95

Heels by. Antipodium for asos collection made from 100% real leather upper. Resin sole. Snake-skin style design. Pointed toes. Cut-away detail. Lace-up front. Tapered heel.

THE HAND WARMERS 
White Snowman Mittens - £10

Mittens by asos collection, made from a bobble resistant knit applique buttons with pom pom ends and ribbed cuffs. Highly festive.

THE BOOTS FOR HIM
Black Chelsea Boots Made In England - £150

100% real leather upper, contrast red elastic panels, real leather sole and heel, pull tab and a rounded toe.

THE PARTY SPARKLES - SHOENIVERSE STAR PICK!!!
Black Mini Skirt With Metal Embellishment - £65



Made from a cotton-rich fabric blend, this high rise fitted waistband skirt has a metal and bead embellishment to the front. Very All Saints in style. Probably by personal favourite piece.

THE SNOWBALL FIGHT HEADWEAR
Brown Reindeer Ears Beanie - £12



Hat by asos collection, made from a chunky-knit featuring a turn-up rim and a reindeer design including 3d antler detailing on a classic beanie style base. Perfect for running about in the snow.

THE PRESENT OPENING MORNING GEAR
Blue Christmas Fairisle Onesie - £45


Made from a fine, lightweight knit that's easy-care and bobble resistant, has a hooded neckline, button placket and is a regular fit. Perfect for Christmas morning.

Sunday, 17 November 2013

Christmas Stocking Fillers Part 2 - The Weekend Top Ten Edit (all under £20)



Due to a scheduling issue this post should have gone out on Friday the 15th... but didn't. So here we are on a Sunday with some top tips for little 'extra' presents, whether they be for a Stocking Filler or a Secret Santa for someone you really like. OK of course, they might also just be a little treat for yourself too. Don't worry. I'm not about to judge you.

So take a break from the Hog Roast and the local German Christmas Market to have a look at these. My handpicked top ten under £20 super giftlist.

Shall we get started? Here are 20 lovely little festive ideas of what to buy - as before if you are desperately searching for anything and having trouble finding it then please let me know and Shoeniverse will do their best to help!

HUE
Gold Tinted Sparkle Tights - £9



FOREVER 21
Black Romantic at heart Lace Dress - £17



CARA COUTURE
Grey Metallic Rings - £14



HandM
Blue Sweatshirt Dress - £14



COSABELLA
Floral Never Say Never Lowrider Cutie Thong - £9



KORS BY MICHAEL KORS
Orange Joni Snakeprint Thong Sandal - £16



ZARA
Grey Printed Skirt - £17



TOPSHOP
Gray Smooth Heart Midi Ring - £6



PULL and BEAR
Red Basic Shorts - £15



NASTY GAL
Gold Grand Wingspan Necklace - £12