Stylish Christmas PJs: All for Onesie vs. Luxury Loungewear

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#10 North Pole PJ Party Fun: All for Onesie vs. Luxury Loungewear

And the winner is…. All for Onesie!

The voting has now CLOSED.  Congratulations to the winner of a £50 giftcard from Figleaves

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Still unsure whether you are all about the festive onesie or want to lounge in luxe PJs? Let us give you a helping hand with our quirky and original musings (!) on the 10th round of lists that went under the spotlight…

All for Onesie: Who wouldn’t want to be all snug in a one-of-kind novelty onesie this Christmas? The onesie is no longer the pariah of the fashion world; in fact it has become something of a fashion icon in its own right! Snuggly, comfy and dare we say it, stylish, forget your party dress, the onesie is the only thing to be seen in this Christmas!

Luxury Loungewear: Stylish night dresses, luxe PJs and cute short sets- this is what Christmas is about! Forget the humble onesie, who wants to be caught on camera wearing one of those, even if it is a home video? Sorry but there is no excuse for dressing down this festive season… luxury is the only way to play it!

Not sure what our campaign is about? We have officially kicked off the festive season in style with our Christmas. Sorted. Campaign- your one stop shop for gift inspiration this Christmas.

If that wasn’t enough, we’re giving you the chance to win a £200 shopping spree just by sharing your Christmas Wish List with us… what could be easier? Check it out here!

Tinsel Town Gadgets: Computer Nerd vs. Kitchen Whizz

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# 8 Tinsel Town Gadgets: Computer Nerd vs. Kitchen Whizz

And the winner is… Computer Nerd!

The Voting has now CLOSED.  Congratulations to the winner of a £50 gift card from Iwantoneofthose.com

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Still unsure who to follow? Let us give you a helping hand with our quirky and original musings (!) on the eighth round of lists to go under the spotlight…

Computer Nerd: If you dream of a Christmas stocking filled with novelty USBs, perhaps an iPhone gadget or two and some form of joystick, then this is the list for you! Packed full of nerdy gifts which will appeal to the inner computer geek in you…follow this list now!

Kitchen Whizz: Can’t wait to get in the kitchen this Christmas and whip up a culinary delight? Well look no further as this list has all the mod cons to help you create a Christmas dining experience your guests will never forget!

Not sure what our campaign is about?

We have officially kicked off the festive season in style with our Christmas. Sorted. Campaign- your one stop shop for gift inspiration this Christmas.

If that wasn’t enough, we’re giving you the chance to win a £200 shopping spree just by sharing your Christmas Wish List with us… what could be easier? Check it out here!

 

Christmas Blogger Special: Amy Valentine shares her style inspiration with Shopcade

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Beauty and style blogger Amy Valentine chats about her love of Pokémon, her top nail tips and why she thinks Britain’s fashion darling Ashish would be a good Christmas tree designer! Welcome to her pink world of fun…

Welcome to our Christmas special! Tell us what’s in your Shopcade wish list?

Lots of sparkles and cosy layers for winter!

What has been the best present you have received? And the one you would rather forget about?

I think the best present I’ve ever received is my Nikon D3200. It’s the camera I use for all my blog stuff and I use it nearly every day! I can’t exactly remember the worst present I’ve received, but it’s the thought that counts!

Do you have an ‘it’ fashion item that you are planning to wear for this year’s holidays?

I do indeed, it has got to be my new Vivienne Westwood handbag I got for my birthday – I love it so much I’ll be using it constantly!

Dolce & Gabbana were the designers behind the famous Claridge’s Christmas tree. Who would you choose to design it and why?

I can’t imagine what the tree would look like if it was designed by Ashish – probably covered with sequins and obscenities, it would be awesome!

Which film puts you in the spirit of Christmas?

Probably Elf – it’s hilarious and always puts me in a festive mood.

What type of Christmas tree would you be?

If I was a Christmas tree I’d definitely be pink, with lots of sparkly decorations please!

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So, let’s move onto your blog! You describe yourself as socially awkward. Why is that?

That’s quite a question – but I guess it’s pretty self-explanatory; I’m not the most confident person in real life, that’s all!

What’s the one trend that you can’t have enough of?

I am loving tartan at the moment and although it was more of a spring/summer trend, monochrome has made its way into winter and I’m a sucker for a good tonal outfit.

You have a special section about nails in your blog. Care to share your best tips and favourite products?

I do indeed! My favourite nail varnish brand is definitely OPI and I’m getting much more into deeper colours now that autumn is upon us. My tip would be to invest in a good top coat, as it helps nail varnish stay for so much longer!

What is the best and the worst part of being a blogger?

The best part is obviously the gifts you get and also I’ve made some lovely blogger friends and attended some great parties – although blogging is extremely time consuming and I spend almost every hour of every day doing something blog related!

What’s the funniest/weirdest email or comment you have received from a fan?

I love receiving messages from my followers, although I’m not much of a fan of creepy foreign guys asking me to webcam with them… no thanks!

Where do you get inspiration from when it comes to style?

From other fashion bloggers or Tumblr photos usually. I find that trends appear earlier there – also there’s always fresh looks to get inspiration from and interpret them into your own personal style.

What kind of combinations make you cringe when you see them?

I can’t really think of anything off the top of my head – maybe things like matching tracksuits and that kind of thing!

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If you could press a button and control everyone’s taste, what would you make people wear?

I think if I had to choose I would not push the button – just because although there are some people with less desirable taste in clothes, it would be far too boring if everyone had the same style!

What’s the one thing that you are waiting patiently from a fashion designer to come up with?

Definitely a high street store to release a budget version of the gorgeous leather and sequin Filles A Papa jacket that’s featured in my Shopcade wish list!

What is it that you like about Pokémon so much?

It was one of the major things I grew up with so it has just stayed with me – I got the new game recently and love it!

And finally…Aliens invade the planet and you need to convince them to spare your blog! What do you say to them?

Hmm, maybe ‘please spare my blog – I’ll let you share my wardrobe…?’

We don’t know about you, but we heart Amy! To find out more about the Pink and Pokemon Queen herself, check out her blog here >> Amy Valentine