Upper Street Shoes- our new shoe obsession!
Mar19

Upper Street Shoes- our new shoe obsession!

If there’s one thing that’s for certain it’s that we LOVE shoes here at The Brand Detective, so imagine our delight upon discovering Upper Street Shoes – a really easy to use website where you design your very own shoes. You decide on every design aspect from the style, heel height, colour of the insole, whether to add a strap, embellishment – the list is endless and ensures you end up with a truly unique...

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Kids Christmas Gift Ideas
Dec11

Kids Christmas Gift Ideas

Children’s Christmas Ideas – Sunday 11th December This week the gorgeous Ruth Jones joined Tim and I to look at some ideas for kids gifts – she was lovely, a really gorgeous lady and it was lovely to meet her – here’s what we had a little look at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iKJ-ifTvQ9Q 1. Barbie Design Printables – £30 (age 6 +)       Barbies have been a Christmas stocking mainstay for the...

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A beautiful countdown to Christmas
Nov05

A beautiful countdown to Christmas

Advent calendars rock right? Although if you’re anything like us here at Brand Detective, all the little chocolate treats have been ravished long before Christmas eve (whoops) and let’s face it- chocolate for breakfast isn’t the best way to prepare for squeezing into your Christmas frocks! A much more grown up (and indulgent) way to enjoy the countdown to the big day is The L’Oreal ‘All I Want this...

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The desirable dozen – Top 12 Toys for Christmas 2011 revealed
Oct26

The desirable dozen – Top 12 Toys for Christmas 2011 revealed

The British Toy industry is worth a whopping £12 billion and with Christmas a mere 61 days away it’s time to get shopping if you want to get your mitts on this year’s top toys. Gone are the days when you could give little George a cardboard box to play with or an action man to keep him occupied, kids now expect ‘clever’ toys and we’re seeing more and more toys incorporating a ‘techie’ element...

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Cool chairs for cool kids! by madewithlovedesigns.co.uk
Sep26

Cool chairs for cool kids! by madewithlovedesigns.co.uk

We just LOVE these cool chairs that Madewithlovedesigns.co.uk have launched for cool young things! Available in hot pink, Union Jack design, silver, pink or leopard print these would look awesome in any room and certainly make one hell of a statement!:) They’re made from antique style carved wood, finished in a shabby chic style with vintage inspired upholstery and prices start at £160 http://www.madewithlovedesigns.co.uk/...

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