Tag: beauty

By Our Bedsides, Vol. 4

By Our Bedsides, Vol. 4

By Our Bedsides is a new evening series in which we share the books, beauty products, and whatever else it may be that we’re winding down with at the moment. In this edition, Raquel talks us through the items on her nightstand that support her […]

By Our Bedsides, Vol. 3

By Our Bedsides, Vol. 3

By Our Bedsides is a new evening series in which we share the books, beauty products, and whatever else it may be that we’re winding down with at the moment. In this edition, Rory talks us through the items on her nightstand that help her relax. I don’t […]

By Our Bedsides, Vol. 2

By Our Bedsides, Vol. 2

By Our Bedsides is a new evening series in which we share the books, beauty products, and whatever else it may be that we’re winding down with at the moment. In this edition, Lauren takes us through her current reads and her cold weather routine.

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By Our Bedsides, Vol. 1

By Our Bedsides, Vol. 1

As The Attic opens its Lifestyle window, we the Editors would like to mark the occasion by offering a glimpse into our everyday lives. By Our Bedsides is a new evening series in which we share the books, beauty products, and whatever else it may […]

Skin for All Seasons

Skin for All Seasons

Autumn is now upon us. The time to put swimsuits away and to embrace fluffy sweaters and silk pyjamas has come, a cup of hot tea in hand and our favourite adaptation of Pride and Prejudice on screen. It is not, however, the time to […]

Rossano Ferretti Hairspa, Verona: A Royal Treat

Rossano Ferretti Hairspa, Verona: A Royal Treat

If you google Rossano Ferretti, you stumble upon two things: a list of celebrities with flawless hair, like Catherine Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge; and, of course, information on the man himself, the creator of the Method for cutting hair in a more natural way.

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SPF 101

SPF 101

As a skincare obsessive convincing the world that they need to wear SPF is a life mission, and a mountain I am prepared to die on. Perhaps it’s been over-complicated, perhaps it’s because the market is saturated with so many products people just don’t know […]

How To Dress Like You’re In A Jane Austen Novel

How To Dress Like You’re In A Jane Austen Novel

Fashion has many sources of inspiration; style even more so. Be it a decade, a film, a movement—adopting the look of another can have a comforting solidarity. While a good story will have you immersed enough with its words, I like a method approach, and […]

A Guide to Priming: Rory’s Favourites

A Guide to Priming: Rory’s Favourites

To be completely honest, when I first started learning about makeup, I could not see what the point of primers – or rather, of prepping your skin since twelve years ago the primer-craze was a thing of the future. I remember rarely even putting hydrating cream on, but back then I was 15  and my adolescent skin glowed no matter what (we’re talking about pre-acne skin here, because that’s a whole different story). Things have changed now, of course. I am nearing 30, and the pressure of preserving my youthful glow increases every day — not to mention, the first ‘first-wrinkles’ products the ladies at the beauty stands are starting to recommend. That is why priming to me is  an essential part more of my skin routine than of my makeup. Here are the products I have been using for the good part of this year and that have become staples:

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What I’m Taking on Summer Holiday

What I’m Taking on Summer Holiday

The Internet loves to beg the question, “What’s in My Bag?” but we here at the Attic thought we’d take that one step further and have our Editors share the things going into their suitcases. This won’t be a very frequent feature – most of us […]