The postman who delivers to Lucy Fowler is bemused – and amused – at the sheer amount of mail bearing exotic foreign stamps that she receives virtually every day of the week. Sometimes the package is small and only contains a pen or a key ring, Fowler says, but on other days the postman has to ring the doorbell as the parcel is too big to fit through the letterbox. A rolled-up rug. A kettle. A full set of tea cups and saucers. Pillows. Everything that the postman brings has one thing in common. They all bear the simple outline of a cat with button eyes, a yellow nose and a pink bow in her hair. Since making her debut on November 1, 1974, Hello Kitty has become a phenomenon around the world – the poster kitten for uber-cute – and earned a fortune for Tokyo-based Sanrio. To Fowler, she is irresistible. “I first saw Hello Kitty when I was around 19 years old, when my younger sister and I got a clock for our shared room,” she recalls. “There is a 10-year age gap between us so our … [Read more...] about The Hello Kitty story: How Sanrio went from silk to sandals to global superstar of merchandising
DR Martens has launched their latest summer collection with new twists on classic pairs, and we want them all. With new updates on classic styles, in a range of colours, styles and even sole heights - they are perfect for summer. The new summer collection includes what Dr Martens is calling "some of their most innovative sandals" to date. Dr Martens Summer Collection, from £89 - buy here With fresh updates on much loved classics including Clarrisa, and Voss sandals, it's a must have for fashion fans who want comfort but also want to remain chic. Available from drmartens.co.uk , prices start at £89 and are available in sizes 3- 9 for women, and 3 - 13 for men. The collection includes much loved classics and new season silhouettes, and are perfect for a Dr Martens fan this summer. Old favourites including Gryphon; a triple strap sandal, Clarrisa; an on trend gladiator style, and the legendary Voss sandals are back in both Dr Martens traditional leather and … [Read more...] about Dr Martens launches new sandal collection and it’s perfect for summer
SANDALS have launched a flash sale with discounts on luxury holidays to destinations in the Caribbean. Many of the holidays have up to 45 percent off, meaning you can could save up to £700 on your next trip. This article contains affiliate links and if you click a link and buy a product we may earn revenue The flash sale features seven-night stays at top luxury resorts in Jamaica, St. Lucia, Barbados and Antigua, with flights included. For those happy to book a break while there is still uncertainty Save up to 45 per cent in the Sandals flash sale - book here . Of course, foreign holidays are still banned for Brits, with the A traffic light system for travel when restrictions are lifted was announced by the government on Monday. Different countries are set to be graded green, amber or red according to their vaccinations, infection rates, the prevalence of variants of concern, and their genomic sequencing capacity. Travellers from green list … [Read more...] about Sandals flash sale has 45% off Caribbean holidays
Lena Headey put on a casual display as she stepped out in sandals and a T-shirt to do some shopping in Venice Beach on Sunday. The Game of Thrones star was spotted with shopping bags and carrying a potted plant while out in Los Angeles , California . The 47-year-old actress wore a white T-shirt with a skull design on the front which she paired with some wide leg denim jeans. Casual style: Lena Headey was spotted stepping out on a shopping trip on Sunday afternoon in Venice Beach, Los Angeles, wearing a white T-shirt and wide leg denim jeans With the outfit she also wore patterned Birkenstock sandals and a red zip-up fanny pack. Walking to her car with a brown paper bag, she kept her animal print face mask on, in line with government guidance. RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next Lena Headey joins Woody Harrelson and Justin Theroux in... 'What a f***ing trooper!' Lena Headey praises Game Of... Share this article Share … [Read more...] about Lena Headey puts on a casual display as she steps out in sandals and a T-shirt to do some shopping in Venice Beach
December 06, 2018 - 12:59 GMT Laura Sutcliffe Catherine Zeta-Jones shared a picture on her Instagram account of her shoe room in her Hollywood home and it's not to be missed! The wife of Michael Douglas has rows and rows of designer shoes including lots of Christian Louboutin high heels. Catherine Zeta-Jones is total fashion queen. How do we know? Because we've just seen inside her shoe closet and quite frankly - we are totally blow away. The gorgeous wife of Michael Douglas shared the inside of her awe-inspiring shoe room on Wednesday and we are still reeling about the volumes of stunnings shoes she actually owns. The seven-shelved wonder housed every type of high heel you can think of - sparkly stamps, plenty of red-bottomed Christian Louboutins, snakeskin courts and strappy sandals by Saint Laurent and Manolo Blahnik . The mother-of-two wrote: "A girl can never have too many shoes!" and plenty of her 1.8 million followers … [Read more...] about Catherine Zeta-Jones’s shoe wardrobe is incredible!