These new lenses can change from glasses to sunglasses in seconds

Transitional lenses were hailed as a breakthrough for glasses wearers when they first hit the market: you don’t need separate sunglasses or those weird, ‘80s-Dad clip-on shades anymore! Except they don’t always work as well as promised: enter a dark room when it’s bright outside and you’ll be spending a few minutes stumbling around, unable…

Our 10 best pieces from the Boohoo Fit range #HealthandFitnessWeek

[nextpage title="Next"] Earlier today, we showed you our favourite pieces from Missguided's amazing Active range, and where Missguided leads, Boohoo usually follows, and the competing online fashion store has unveiled its Fit range. Unfortunately for Boohoo, Missguided's range tops it by miles, as it looks a hell of a lot more expensive. Plus, Boohoo's range…

Missguided’s Active range makes us want to go exercise ASAP #HealthandFitnessWeek

[nextpage title="Next"] Missguided has been high up on our online shopping radar for a while now. The website's clothes are always so expensive-looking and on-trend, but actually some of the most affordable clothes available, and now the clothing brand has launched a gymwear range called Active, that we're absolutely loving. With bright patterned matching top…

10 best workout clothes to buy on ASOS #HealthandFitnessWeek

[nextpage title="Next"] Avid readers of ShinyShiny will be aware that we usually find you our 10 favourites from ASOS's 'New In', but, seeing as we're bringing you Health and Fitness Week, this week, we've found you our 10 favourite items on ASOS to wear to the gym, running, dancing, or any other exercise you fancy…

Could pregnancy-monitoring clothes be the future of wearables?

A fashion student at Cornell University in the U.S has been awarded one of four $30,000 Geoffrey Beene national scholarships for her tech-enhanced maternity clothes concept, “B” Maternity Wearables. The awards honour promising designers and entrepreneurs and are decided each year in New York by a panel of fashion insiders. According to New Scientist, after…

Our 10 favourites from this week’s ASOS ‘New In’

[nextpage title="Next"] Just because we're going crazy over CES, this week, doesn't mean that we're neglecting our clothes shopping addiction. There's tons to buy on ASOS at the moment, including socks, handbags and coats, and we've chosen our 10 favourites from this week's 'New In' section, to save you the job of trawling through the…

CES 2015: Misfit and Swarovski team up to create activity tracking jewellery

We do love a wearable and fashion team-up here at ShinyShiny, and this one could be our favourite of the lot. Today, at CES 2015, Misfit and Swarovski unveiled the Swarovski Shine Collection. The Shine Collection offers a health tracking spin on Swarovski's existing bracelet and pendant designs, and, in addition to running over six…
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6 New Year’s Eve outfits inspired by classic films

Still looking for the perfect New Year's Eve frock? Take your lead from one of these classic movie party outfits, and guarantee your night a happy ending. Probably. [nextpage title="next"] Sally – When Harry Met Sally In 1989, while Taylor Swift was being born, Meg Ryan was giving us unrealistic expectations about New Year's Eve.…

Charge! ShinyShiny reviews the Elektronista clutch bag by Knomo

I have a bag with an in-built calculator. One of my favourite ever vintage shop finds, it dates from the late 80s and comes equipped with everything a late 80s career woman might need for successful careering. As well as the calculator, it has a built-in notebook and address book, a key fob, a pocket mirror,…