Going In: The Dressing Room.

The Dressing room is every woman’s dream.  The name in itself lets you know you’re about to enter somewhere special.  As a girl, a dressing room is  a place of mythological importance, that most girls grow up wishing we had.  The dressing rooms of the movies with endless gorgeous clothes and the opportunity to play…

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Going In – House of Spring.

Welcome to a new feature on madamehighst.com.  Going In…. Essentially is’a a spotlight on brands, you really ought to be paying  attention to right now.  This week, it’s time to look at new kid on the block making waves in the footwear market, House of Spring. Having met the owner, Radhia Hadef at a Wedding…

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The Good Life – The Life Style Edit.

The Good Life.  What is it?  What constitutes the good life for you when you hear this phrase?  Be careful, your answer is good hint of your age.  If you were to refer for example to  to Jerry and Margot, characters from the well loved popular television series “The Good Life’  well, then we know…

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Boho Chic, – The Bohemian Edit.

When you hear the phrase Boho Chic, what springs to mind? Yes, same here, images of actress Sienna Miller, Super Model Kate Moss, Meg Matthews and the original Glastonbury festival  celebrity crowd. Bohio Chic, taken from the word Bohemian, is all about that loose, carefree, comfortable yet uber stylish and hip vibe, all rolled into…

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Pick it, pack it…. – The Spring Break Edit

It’s that time folks. The sun is almost shining, teasing us slightly and getting us excited for more. The official bank holidays are around the corner. School’s out, work is off, you know what to do.  You know that time, when the infamous Peter Kaye Quote comes into play. “Picked it, booked it, packed it,…

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Going Green – The Khaki Fashion Edit.

It would seem that green is to be my colour this season.  It’s not so much that I’ve elected to wear so much green, Khaki Green in particular, but more the fact it’s the only colour I keep being gifted by my partner.  I may have mentioned liking one item in a store whilst shopping…

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Day To Night.   – The Transitional Fashion Edit.

Spring has sprung, life has begun, it’s time to shrug off the woolies and emerge from our Winter chrysalis, ready to hit the ground running and flitter flutter from one social engagement to another, from office to dinner, to drinks like the social butterfly you really are.   Those endless excuses about after works drinks…

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Black is Back.   – The Dark Side Edit.

Ladies and Gentleman, in case you didn’t get the memo; black is well and truly back. It’s not that it ever really went away, it’s always been a safe haven as far as I’m concerned, but you know how we venture off into that experimentation at the urge of the fashion press to branch out…

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   Nude’s not rude.       – The Nude Edit.

Steady, we’re not talking naked selfies here, but Nude is indeed a thing right now. It’s subtle, yet very attention grabbing, the simple strikingness of a woman doing the Nude thing.  By Nude, to avoid all doubt I mean the colour nude, or all the shades of colour within what is generally considered to make…

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