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TO celebrate the launch of the new David Beckham Emporio Armani underwear campaign, House of Fraser customers can get their feet on an exclusive and limited edition Emporio Armani football when they buy two items from the Emporio Armani underwear range.

TO celebrate the launch of the new David Beckham Emporio Armani underwear campaign, House of Fraser customers can get their feet on an exclusive and limited edition Emporio Armani football when they buy two items from the Emporio Armani underwear range. This offer is available in all House of Fraser stores from Monday while stocks last.

EAT your heart out, Saville Row, French Connection’s premium suiting range for A/W will have your man suited and booted in no time. From three-piece formal wool to faux mohair petrol blue, there’s sure to be something to suit. Trousers start from £90, and jackets from £150. An in-store tailoring service by trained staff is available. Unhemmed trousers will be measured to fit at no extra cost, available at French Connection.

STAY on trend in this gorgeous checked coat from Wallis’s Exclusives capsule collection. The store says: “In this era of credit crunches and penny-pinching, this gives fashion-conscious customers the chance to update wardrobes without breaking the bank.” This checked coat, £85, will keep the winter chill at bay with its warm funnel neck. Available at Wallis stores across the region.

LUXURY beauty house Guerlain Paris have launched a fabulous Midnight Butterfly limited edition collection. Available from today the range includes an elegant Sublime Radiant Powder for face and body at £46, a gorgeous eyeshadow quad, £33, powder pearls for the face and decollete for £39.50 as well as mascara in Butterfly Sparkle, £22, KissKiss Gloss shades at £16 and KissKiss Precious Colours at £17,50. Call (01932) 233887 for stockists.

LUSH’S magic bath ballistic, £3.10, containing an actual spell has been launched in time for Hallowe'en. This ‘hex’-agonal bath treat contains a good luck spell to break runs of bad luck. The outer shell of this ballistic is a turquoise colour and a blend of marjoram oil and rose absolute. Inside, encased in a pink ballistic mix, is a fusion of basil and peppermint. As the water swirls from blue to pink, the essential oils blend and create the ‘Double Fast Luck’ spell, summoning growth, prosperity, vitality and energy. Available from Lush, Grainger Street, Newcastle, or online at ww.lush.co.uk

 

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