Hold This. Wear That.

This lip with that nail; these bags with those shoes

Hold This: Healthy Selfie Pose!

Freeeeeze! Nothing looks better than the real you as Ive discovered over the last few months. Bogged down writing articles, stories and academic pieces I learnt the true art of … Continue reading

May 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

Wear That: Zara Man

I went Man shopping the other day. No matter how hard I searched I couldn’t find what I wanted and then Lightbulb! Zara Man. Somehow you can’t go wrong with … Continue reading

March 31, 2014 · 1 Comment

Enjoy These: Football Strips

The England World Cup Kit goes on sale Thursday but at a hefty £90 price tag have Nike just got it wrong or will this be a kit to remember … Continue reading

March 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

Forget Those: Sad Lashes!

I woke up at 03:22 this morning with a pain in my eye, a cluster lash had fallen sideways and was pulling on my natural lash. In my semi awake … Continue reading

March 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

TH Goes: The Measure of Success

This That These and Those thats the way October goes: Happy Birthday Hold This Wear That. What started out as a a mandatory part of a Fashion Journalism course has now … Continue reading

October 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hold This: Amy Childs’ Bling

Queen of Vajazzle Miss Amy Child’s never fails to wow her clients with her super sparkly presence and this years Olympia Beauty was no exception. Out of the many celebrity … Continue reading

September 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Wear That: Stiletto Nails

As a former professional nail technician I have seen nail shapes change over the years from round to square then squoval, almond and now the stiletto! Stiletto shaped nails are … Continue reading

September 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Enjoy These: Debating Twerk for Jerks

To all the Jerks that H8 Queen of the Twerk, let me tell you now; I Love Miley and I love Miley’s VMA performance and most importantly I love Miley’s hair. … Continue reading

September 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Forget Those: Sensible Toes

You can tell a lot about a person by their toenail colour choice and painting your toenails allows you 100% creative licence to do as you please. No matter which … Continue reading

September 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

TH Goes: Love & Letter Writing

September 1st. Really? Seriously? Where does the time go? Some days for me really tick, and tick follows tock follows tick follows tock. IMH is away on business, my Best … Continue reading

September 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hold This: My Hand, My Heart, My Health

Your Health is Your Wealth and this my friends is very true. Once upon a time I was a cool crazy fashionista with an obsession with nails and beauty; then … Continue reading

September 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Wear That: A Man with a Tan in White

I love a tan on a man. I love the sultry summer style of bronzed skin against a white vest, a flash of knee through a ripped jean and the … Continue reading

June 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Enjoy These: Lait d’homme

“My Milkshake brings all the boys to the yard and they’re like – its better than yours, you’re damn right its better than yours I could teach ya but I’d … Continue reading

June 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Forget Those: Male Fashion Madness

ROFL! I did not think anything could beat the ridiculous fashion of a grown man in a onesie until I saw these beauties. I think its time … time for … Continue reading

June 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

TH Goes: Speak Easy

This That These & Those; thats the way the TH Goes… TH is my new posting to let you know what is coming up and maybe just to be a … Continue reading

June 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hold This: Chanel’s New Le Vernis Trio

I was eagerly awaiting Chanel’s pop up nail bar after reading all about it on Nail Luxxe’s blog. Reposted here. Having worked as a Chanel Nail Expert in Dublin I didn’t … Continue reading

June 7, 2013 · 1 Comment

Wear That: Matchy-Matchy Gold Shoes & Bags

My Niece Zar-Zar and I took a trip over to Selfridges to have a girly day. Make-up, Perfume, Nail Painting and looking at Expensive Jewels. We started the day by … Continue reading

June 7, 2013 · 1 Comment

Enjoy These: I Saw This and Thought of You

I love a good slogan and my all time favourite is ‘I saw this and thought of you‘ I love it. Quintessentially the best words you could find inside a … Continue reading

June 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Forget Those: Expensive Jewels

I am JOKING! I am simply jealous that I cannot afford a £250,000 diamond and ruby fairy brooch by Van Cleef & Arpels. I saw the beautiful jewel on the … Continue reading

June 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hold This: Ballet Tickets & Clutch Bags

What does one wear to the ballet? more importantly how does one dress her feet and carry ones goods? On Tuesday I went to see The Raven Girl at the Royal Opera House. … Continue reading

June 2, 2013 · 1 Comment

Wear That: Chanel opens up a Nail Bar at Selfridges, London

Originally posted on Nail Luxxe:
From tomorrow (31st May) Chanel will be opening a popup nail bar at Selfridges, London, as well as launching three new shades.  As you would…

June 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Enjoy These: Summer Spanish Designs from Desigual

Even the tiniest amount of sunshine has me stripping off the layers, waxing, sloughing,  slapping on the factor 50 and most importantly taking forever and a day to decide on … Continue reading

May 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Forget Those: The Clown Pants & Jessie J eek!

Sometimes you gotta know when to say No! Take Jessie J: Beautiful, Powerful, Sexy (and sometimes) Frightfully Scary! Jessie has wowed us with an array of outfits over her short … Continue reading

May 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Enjoy These: Lovely Lunches

Some days you need a smile on your plate to put a smile on your face. During the economic boom Ireland & UK saw a surge in coffee shops and … Continue reading

May 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hold This: I don’t care what the weatherman says….

The weather just cannot make its mind up but when it comes to looking good in the rain Hold&Wear certainly can – we say no to getting wet and yes … Continue reading

May 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Forget Those: Hospital Gowns

Helloo all you wearers and holders, I feel like I have been away forever from the blogging world as not only have I not written my blog I haven’t read … Continue reading

May 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Wear That: Stack Rings

Little black dresses comes out in full force over the Festive Holidays and there are countless ways to embellish, accessories, and glitz an outfit up. I always start with my … Continue reading

December 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Hold This: Pink Paloma

It was my Big Sisters Bday and to celebrate we did a lil bar hopping around Shoreditch and Hoxton. We started in Catch http://www.thecatchbar.com for Pink Paloma’s and Jose Cuervo … Continue reading

December 3, 2012 · 2 Comments

Wear That: cheer yourself up with spots

I’ve been feeling blue lately so instead of hiding under my duvet I decided only one thing would do … Sky scraper high heels! My shoe of choice were these … Continue reading

November 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Hold This: dries in 60 seconds

Painting your Nails … Sometimes you just can’t make your mind up, sometimes you haven’t planned that far ahead and sometimes you just can’t be bothered! Don’t sweat it with … Continue reading

November 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Hold This: A lil Hanky Panky with my wax

I visited Strip Wax Bar today for a spot of intimate waxing and on the way out my eye was caught by a dazzling array of Hanky Panky thongs. Hanky … Continue reading

November 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Enjoy These: The Biebs is Single

Ladies form an orderly queue – starting behind Me! I heard the terrible news via Twitter that Selena and Justin had split, something to do with busy work schedules… Lookit … Continue reading

November 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

Forget Those: People who think they are soo much better in every way imaginable..

This is a RANT! I’ve recently followed my hearts desire and decided to throw myself ‘out there’. I don’t actually know where there actually is but I am excited to see … Continue reading

November 9, 2012 · 1 Comment

Enjoy These: Twitterati Followers

I had some great news this week; I have been following different brands on Twitter and getting in contact with their PR departments to introduce myself as a NEW BLOGGER … Continue reading

November 9, 2012 · 2 Comments

Wear That: McQueen & Nike’s That’s Sooo Rita Ora

Only a true fash icon can successfully simultaneously mix genres. Only a true fash icon can rock styles that were out before said icon was born. Only someone young, fun, … Continue reading

November 3, 2012 · Leave a comment

Wear That: Borrowed Pearls

The Beautiful and Extremely Glamorous Bambi came to work today in a Chanel style boucle jacket, black skinny’s with gold zips and an amazing necklace. The stunning pearl and crystal … Continue reading

November 3, 2012 · 1 Comment

Wear That: Dressing up at Halloween doesn’t have to be scary

Happy Halloween. Most of you have already dressed up and enjoyed the revelry with an extra hours partying thanks to the clocks going back; me, I prefer to welcome All … Continue reading

October 31, 2012 · 2 Comments

Forget Those: Control Leggings!!!

Everyone I know, well everyone on a budget, is talking about trading in their hideous see-through cheap leggings for Opaque-r, thicker but still affordable pairs. I for one applaud this … Continue reading

October 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Enjoy These: Nocciola on a Saturday morning

As the clocks go back and winter kicks in I remember how I managed to grab a table outside Ca’puccino on the seemingly last nice weekend of the summer. I … Continue reading

October 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Wear That: Birthday Timepieces

About a year ago I was asked by Mr Chelsea what I’d like for my birthday. Wanting more than one gift and this being a special birthday I set about … Continue reading

October 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

Hold This: in search of a new journal

Most days I hold a journal of some kind or another to jot down my thoughts and practice my creative writing. I usually head straight for Paperchase but I’m in … Continue reading

October 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Follow Me

I’ve been blogging for ages yet despite this its all still new to me. I set up Twitter a few days ago… (why?) to…er stay current in my new ..er … Continue reading

October 7, 2012 · 2 Comments

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