I’ve had a few attempts at these and find that they work best with Dove’s Farm White Bread Flour, it gives a good structure to the choux pastry and has the advantage of being available in most supermarkets. I have also used Squires Kitchen fondant icing sugar, to be honest I haven’t tried any other because I read reviews and Squires came out on top and it didn’t disappoint but it is not readily available on the high street so you may want to plump for what is on the shelves or do what I did and send off for a job lot. It stores well and is great on so many cakes. Continue reading “Jane Beedle’s Gluten Free Chocolate Eclairs”
The catwalks were in full bloom for SS17 with everyone from Gucci to Isabel Marant taking the theme and working it to suit their own aesthetic and that’s the secret to this really wearable trend – do it your way.
It might be that you fancy a full on floral suit a la Gucci or alternatively a 90’s inspired ditsy print and leather jacket combo might be more your thing. Continue reading “Flower Power”
If you’re like us we are desperate to start wearing our new season clothes but it’s just so cold! Therefore when shopping in The Glades recently we realised there is a great trend that’s completely SS17 but also practical for now, into the Spring. Continue reading “Pink Coats”
Floral Fashion for every wardrobe
The days are dark and cold but that doesn’t mean our outfit choices have to be. The stores at The Glades are full of blooming lovely fashion finds. Continue reading “Spring has Sprung at The Glades”
Soo…The Glades is BACK, Bromley! Its been a full 25 years since we first opened our doors for all of you lovely people, way back in 1991. This had us thinking – what else was going on that year? Continue reading “25 things from 1991!”
Whether you’re a stiletto, wedge, boot or plimsoll kind of a girl, this season no matter what the shape of the shoe, your go to shade is deep red. Continue reading “Very Berry Good”
With so many fabulous stores at the centre including Debenhams, Marks and Spencer, Zara and Massimo Dutti, we have the inside track on the latest trends and must have wardrobe updates and each week we’ll be sharing our fashion know how with you.
We’ll have the best of homewares, make-up and beauty updates, stuff for the kids and of course food…we love food. If the menus in any of the wonderful restaurants at The Glades change, we promise you we’ll be there straight away and report back here to let you know our verdict…it’s a tough job but somebody’s got to do it.
We’ll also be bringing you guest blogs from some of our retail experts, fabulous shoppers and partners and maybe, if you’re lucky the odd competition too.
So, we look forward to chatting more very soon but for now why not check out our first fashion blog here.