Denim Trends 2020

Denim is never not in vogue. In fact, it’s been a fashion mainstay throughout the 140-odd years it’s been in existence. The Spring/Summer ‘20 fashion shows were rife with all things denim. The everyday staple had a huge presence on the runways – with every big designer from Givenchy to Gucci showcasing the much-loved fabric…

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The Ultimate Treat

Editor Kim Williams’ new skin-care find… I won’t act like facial oil is some hot new thing. Hardly, it’s been around for centuries. But with winter hanging around for what seems like forever, it’s time to add one of these glow-making, wonder products to your skin-care routine. Inspired by the northern lights, Aurora oil serum from…

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Perfect Hair Day

We’ve all ventured into uncharted hair territory only to walk out with an accidental bob, a botched fringe, and probably some tears. The salon experience is something we should enjoy, not dread. At Lou Lou’s in Gullane, not only can you truly trust them with your tresses, but they’ll also ensure your visit is a…

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Spring’s Nature Inspired Colour Palette

The Pantone Colour Institute summed up the Spring/Summer 2020 colour trends as “friendly and relatable” According to Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the institute, the 2020 colour palette “infuses heritage and tradition with a colourful youthful update that creates strong multi-coloured combinations as well as energising and optimistic pairings”. Both bold and subtle colours make…

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Christmas Gift Guide 2019 | for little one

There’s no denying it – ‘tis nearly the season! It will come as no surprise that we love Christmas at Local Life, we also love shopping so we’ve had fun compiling this year’s Christmas Gift Guide. From the fabulous to the fun, the stylish to the surprising – here is our choice of perfect presents…

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