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Spring Racing Style Guide

Spring is finally here and that means a wardrobe revamp. But before the end of year party season arrives, we have the spring racing season – and this is certainly worth getting excited about!

When it comes to dressing for the spring racing carnival, there are some golden rules that should not be broken. To avoid any confusion, here is a basic guide to getting your look right!

 

 

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Sky High Heels – Can Tall Girls Wear Them?

Nothing looks better with a statement dress from Matea Designs or Abyss by Abby than a fabulous pair of high heeled shoes. Yet many very tall girls can feel self-conscious in high heels – towering over their peers. Can they get away with wearing the highest of heels? Of course they can!

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Winter Lip Survival Tips

Love winter or hate it, there is no denying that cold, dry or windy weather and air conditioning and heating are brutal on your skin. Your lips are no exception – in fact, they are the first thing to suffer...

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Introducing Matea Designs

Lady Luxe Boutique is very excited to now include Matea Designs in our beautiful range of stylish and sexy dresses and separates for the modern and sexy woman. 

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Trends for Winter 2016 – Hair and Makeup

A new season brings with it not only new clothing trends but also new trends in hair styling and makeup. From hair colours to styles, lip shades to eye makeup trends, part of your overall winter aesthetic happens all above the neckline!

So what is big in hair and makeup for winter 2016?

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Nude Shoes – A Wardrobe Staple

When you are planning any outfit, to look sexy and stylish, choose a nude shoe. It will complement your outfit without overpowering it. It’s like being barefoot but in a classy way and with some height and sex appeal!

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School Formal Style – Tips

It may only be March, but rest assured that planning for high school formals is well underway!

 

School formals are de rigueur for Year 12, but many schools also have a school formal for Year 10. Either way, it’s an opportunity to celebrate the end of a busy year and a long stage of schooling. It’s also the first step to an exciting new life chapter.

 

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Autumn Wardrobe Essentials

Summer isn’t over yet but transitional season pieces are already appearing in stores and online, and soon there will be that autumn chill in the morning air.

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New Year, New You

We all welcome a new year with hopefully a clean slate and aspirations to living and looking better. While many of us resolve to eat better, exercise more, lose weight, and stress less, these are all, in practice, difficult to achieve, especially as time goes on. There are some much easier ways to welcome a new year and affect a new you without falling off the wagon by the time February 1st rolls around...

Here are some simple ways to hit refresh for the New Year and they all relate to your wardrobe and your aesthetic ... and what could be more fun and satisfying than that?

 

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Tips to Look Slimmer

The party season is here and all of us women love to put on a gorgeous party dress and to look amazing. 

Here are some simple style tips to help look (and feel) a little slimmer over the party season, and in the weeks after it is over and you are ruing all those cocktails and yummy treats!

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Tips for Summer Accessorising

An important part of putting together a great outfit, as well as having a gorgeous dress, is in the accessorising. 

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Trends to Watch this Summer

A beautiful new season is upon us and it’s time to get ready for parties and celebrating. There is nothing nicer for us girls than getting some gorgeous new dresses and Lady Luxe Boutique is here to help you!

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Abyss by Abby

New to Lady Luxe Boutique is the fashion line from Abyss by Abby. These gorgeous dresses are perfect for formal wear and offer a whole new set of options for the fashion forward girl looking to impress.

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Choosing your Best Colours - Part Two

Last time we looked at how your skin tone can be used to help determine which colours will look best on you. There is so much more to the equation, however, than simply skin tone. 

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Choosing your Best Colours - Part One

We’ve all experienced it: you spot the perfect dress in a store or online, in a colour you absolutely adore. But when you put the dress on, you find that, much as you love the colour, it does not love you. Instead of looking radiant, you look washed out – or worse, unwell. How do you know which colours to choose so that you will always look (and feel) amazing?

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