Tag Archives: The Mall

Just Me

22 May

When I was told that I would be making my own jewellery I had no idea what to expect at all – would I be stringing beads on a bit of ribbon? perhaps moulding plastic into a cute robot to wear around my neck or maybe even laying my hands on diamonds and rubys – a girl can dream right?

So when I walked into the Just Me store in the Corner Craft Emporium based in The Mall and spotted all the wonderful, chic and extremely cute homewares, paintings and fascinators I was ever so excited to start making my own piece of jewellery.

I sat down at the crafting table which was packed to the brim with ribbon, sequins, home-made buttons and more! – it was every craft girls fantasy.


Next up was choosing what piece of jewellery I wanted to make from beautiful broaches to magnificent hat pins my mind was blown with all the choices.

I eventually decided on a bib necklace as when I was putting my outfit together on that morning I wished I had a bib-style necklace to go with my striped mini dress. Continue reading


Fab offers for Fashion Week

21 May

How to survive Middlesbrough Fashion Week is a must!  So us girlies at FW HQ have listed some little to-do’s , so you  fabulous fashionistas don’t miss out.

To-do list:

♥ Visit Love concession at Topshop in the Mall for a fab 20% OFF.
♥ Get your hands on tickets to New Look’s – The Mall – 2 day Fashion Carnival and receive 20% Off.
♥ Strut into H&M to ask about their Thursday night event.
♥ Take a peep into Bank and enter their fab competition.
♥ Saunter over to the Hillstreet Centre to save even more discounts such as 20% off Blue Inc and 15% off Quiz.
♥ Check out the champion Clarins deals at Debenhams.
♥ Pamper yourself at LK Salons who are offering FREE mini makeovers on Friday May 27th. Continue reading

Mark your couture calendars

12 May


GET OUT your diamond-encrusted pens and mark your haute couture calendars with Middlesbrough Fashion Week.

Starting on Monday May 23rd through to a grand finale on Sunday May 29th Middlesbrough Fashion Week will be bringing together the best of Middlesbrough from the independent retailers to the hottest local designers and the best high street brands.

The second annual event in association with Middlesbrough council is a new retail initiative to drive business and excitement into the town and the week will fulfil every fashionistas fantasy.

From designer dresses to hot high street home wares, hi-tech trendy gadgets and awesome accessories Middlesbrough Fashion Week will be celebrating everything fashionable our town has to offer. Continue reading