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Leggings are a timeless basic that are perfect for layering this season. When styled the right way, the comfortable alternative to trousers can make for the perfect casual weekend outfit or even a night out look when done in leather.

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Fashion - Style Guide

Ways to wear Leggings

FRI 22 Jan '21

The end of one year and a start to another can be a time to reflect on your life and feel motivated to make changes. Over the years, research has shown that healthy dietary patterns can reduce risk of high blood pressure, heart disease, diabetes and certain cancers. Sometimes starting with big changes can be overwhelming, so it may be better to start with smaller changes and work your way up to bigger substitutes.

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Lifestyle - Food & Drink

New Year's Superf

MON 2 Jan '21

With another lockdown underway, Netflix is the perfect place to fill that spare time of yours! Now that some fashion shows aren't going ahead, get your inspiration from the latest fashion-based series that are there to be binged. From classic regal looks to sharp tailoring, there is something for everyone!

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Lifestyle - Art & Culture

Netflix Shows

FRI 22 Jan '21

During this uncertain time, we have adapted our style to fit the current situation and face masks have definitely become part of our daily looks. You don't need to have a simple mask to compliment your outfit. Here, we have picked styles of masks that can bring your look to life while still keeping you and others around you safe.

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Fashion - Ways To Wear

How to wear a mask

WED 20 Jan '21

Today is officially 'Blue Monday' - beat that unhappy feeling with our top tips for stay positive.  

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Lifestyle - Inspiration

Beat those Monday blues

MON 18 Jan '21

Dry January is one of the most popular New Year's resolutions and it can really help with your health and mindset, along with a number of health benefits, such as skin improvements, sleep, mood/calmness and lower anxiety. Here are some ideas to focus the mind!

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Lifestyle - Home & Interiors

Dry January Fun

FRI 15 Jan '21

Shop in-between seasons and transition into winter with easy to style coats and jackets  

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Fashion - Style Guide

Winter approved coats & jackets

WEDS 13 Jan '21

Sometimes a little motivation from the professionals or people you look up to can really help to keep you on the right track for a healthier lifestyle.

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Lifestyle - Inspiration

January Health Kick

MON 11 Jan '21

This year is set to be exceptionally strong in the fashion stakes with timeless looks entering as a mix of all kinds of trends, from romanticism and darkness to bohemian and bourgeoise. Get ahead of the fashion set with cool layering looks you can wear now.

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Fashion - Up & Dressed

New Year, New You - Power Looks and Wardrobe Detox

FRI 08 Jan '21

The yearly ritual of resolution setting doesn't have to be an annual disappointment. Success vs failure is simply choosing the right goals and the process you use...

Lifestyle - Inspiration

New Year's Resolution

WED 06 Jan '21

Now we have entered the new year, some of you still might feel quite stressed and anxious about how this year will turn out. Relaxing and giving yourself time to breath is proven to give you the ability to make better decisions and focus on a healthier body/mindset.

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Top Tips for Relaxing

Lifestyle - Inspiration

MON 04 Jan '21

This year has definitely been one to remember! As 2020 draws to a close, we look at our key highlights of this year and how we have come so far. From new arrivals to new collaborations to a big shift in the working environment, here are some of our key points of the year.

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Fashion - Style Guide

Merry Christmas from OM x

WED 23 Dec '20

Setting the ambience and taking a moment out for yourself to enjoy with Moments Candles Co! With the last days leading up to Christmas, it's time to destress and focus on keeping calm and collected. Using 100% natural fragrances for the mind, body and soul, Moments Candles Co. specialise in products, such as candles and diffusers to create a stress free environment.

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Lifestyle - Home & Interior

Setting The Ambience with Moments Cand

MON 21 Dec '20

Now Christmas is here, it's time to think of yourself and bring confidence to your looks! Whether you're the host or helping your family with the dinner this year, Christmas is the time to shine.

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Fashion - Style Guide

Entertaining At Home

FRI 18Dec '20

It is the season to be jolly, which also means a stress free Christmas Day dinner. Whether it's turkey and all the trimmings or a nut roast you'll be tucking into this year...our handy guide and simple time-saving tips will ensure your timings, tableware and hosting preparation are all in order for a Christmas dinner to remember!

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Lifestyle - Food & Drink

Simple tips for cooking the perfect Christmas dinner

WED 16 Dec '20

Christmas is one of those holidays when people unleash their creativity and express themselves by making all kinds of wonderful and unique decorations. Create at Christmas tablescape that will catch your guest's eyes as they dine with you this season.

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Lifestyle - Inspiration

Christmas Table Trends For You

MON 14 Dec '20

The festive season is almost upon us and we can almost smell the fruity scent of mulled wine and cinnamon. It's the perfect time of year to get a little bit more creative and festive with your make-up looks! Take a look at the hottest make-up trends for this season and how to make your make-up effortlessly fabulous.

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Lifestyle - Beauty

Hottest Make-Up Looks For Christmas

FRI 11 Dec '20

Stuck on outfit inspiration for all the key dates this festive season? We've got you covered! We all know that the dates from Christmas Eve to New Years Day are a bit of a blur, but your outfit doesn't have to be. Opt for a statement look or cosy knits - perfect for all occasions. Welcome to your festive guide!

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Fashion - Style Guide

What To Wear This Festive Season

WED 09 Dec '20

With the festive celebrations just around the corner, bring your outfits to life with our collection of beautiful sparkly jewellery! What better way to treat a loved one this Christmas than with a special piece of jewellery that they’ll treasure forever. With something for every style, create your own Christmas story with Olivia May.

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Fashion - Style Guide

Sparkling Accessories

MON 07 Dec '20

Have you got someone in mind who deserves to be extra treated this Christmas? We have found luxury gifting ideas for you to make sure your present is perfect! Whether you are thinking of a new perfume or thinking of some interior ideas, we have got the most exquisite gifting inspirations for you.

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Lifestyle - Inspiration

Our Top Luxury Gifts For Christmas

FRI 04 Dec '20

The festive season offers a welcoming time to add some glamour to your wardrobe! While there are beautiful party dresses out there, we have looked at perfect alternatives that will suit everyone. From tailored suits to classic co-ords, we have got something for you.

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Fashion - Inspiration

Alternative Looks For Festive Dressing

WED 02 Dec '20

Christmas is just around the corner and green is the new black (literally)! This year, we are taking a look at the sustainable approaches to the festive season. Let's make this year an eco-friendly Christmas that we don't want to forget.

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Lifestyle - Home & Interiors

This Season's Christmas Decorations

MON 30 Nov '20

With Christmas just around the corner, off-duty looks are essential for your every day occasions. Whether you're looking at the shops for gifts for your loved ones or planning your day, we have got you covered!

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Fashion - Sty

Off Duty

FRI 2 Nov '20

What to wear when it comes to festive dressing this winter?! Dresses and statement jewellery! We've selected the ideal dress and jewellery pairings you can buy now...

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Fashion - Inspiration

The 6 dresses you need an how to style them

WED 25 Nov '20

Consider this your guide to a more meaningful gifting experience this Christmas. It’s that time of year again, when we are rushing round ticking off those gifting lists for loved ones.

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Fashion - Inspiration

A more meaningful Christmas shopping experience

MON 23 Nov '20

As the colder months are looming, get inspired by our Oxford Boutique's window display to rock this season's looks. Whether you're planning your next going-out occasion or looking for a comfortable casual look, we have got a style for you!

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Fashion - Style Guide

Oxford's Windows

FRI 20 Nov '20

Whatever your plans are this Christmas, choosing an outfit doesn't have to be difficult. Opt for stylish outfits this season for all occasions. Whether you're Christmas shopping or planning your dining outfit, we have got you cover!

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Fashion - Inspiration

Master This Season's Most Desired Dresses

WED 18 Nov '20

Need some gift inspiration this Christmas? Discover our handy gift guide for stylish gifts for her this season, from luxury knits for mum to statement jewellery for the friend who has everything.

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Fashion - Inspiration

Gifting Items For Loved

MON 16 Nov '20

One of the joys of Christmas is beautifully-wrapped presents! Discover how to create gorgeous gifts this season, inspired by Sage & Thyme Wrapport.

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How to wrap the perfect presents

Lifestyle - Home & Interiors

FRI 13 Nov '20

This season brings plenty of reasons to be joyful with AW20 offering an abundance of powerful looks to try this winter.

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Lifestyle - Beauty

The beauty trends that will dominate this winter

WEDS 11 Nov '20

It's amazing what Christmas films teach us about winter fashion. Why wait until December to add some warm, fuzzy and festive feeling straight from the silver screen?

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Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

The best Christmas films of all time

MON 09 Nov '20


Fashion


As the temperature drops, transition your wardrobe seamlessly with our must-have autumn outfits. Shop our outlet collection with up to 60% off.

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Fashion - Up & Dressed

Winter Warmer

WED 14 Oct '20

With the light fading and the cold weather setting - it's easy to feel the chill, but we are here to ensure you embrace the shift in seasons with these stay-warm knitwear trends.

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Fashion - Up & Dressed

Knitwear trends to get you warm

FRI 9 Oct '20

 

There's plenty of joy to be had with this season's trends - from ladylike dresses to moody velvets, ladies are converting stay-at-home style into autumn-ready layering and here's how you can to.

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Fashion - Up & Dressed

Autumn trends set to soar this season...

WED 23 SEPT '20

Style Guide

Fire-cracking Accessories - Read & Shop

MON 02 Nov '20

Style Guide

Coats for every look - Read & Shop

MON 19 Oct '20

Style Guide

Sustainability with Elemebt - Read & Shop

WED 04 Nov '20

Style Guide

Fire-cracking Accessories - Read & Shop

MON 02 Nov '20

Style Guide

Coats for every look - Read & Shop

MON 19 Oct '20

Style Guide

Ways to Wear: Snoods - Read & Shop

FRI 02 Oct '20

Style Guide

Ways to Wear: Coats & Knits - Read & Shop

FRI 25 Sep '20

Style Guide

Autumn Essentials - Read & Shop

FRI 11 Sep '20

Style Guide

Autumn Essentials - Read & Shop

FRI 11 Sep '20

Style Guide

Autumn Essentials - Read & Shop

FRI 28 Aug '20

Ways to Wear

New Arrivals! - Read & Shop

FRI 28 Aug '20

Style Guide

Ways to Wear 'The Snood' - Read & Shop

MON 24 Aug '20

Style Guide

New season Privatsachen - Read & Shop

MON 27 Jul '20

Style Guide

New season Privatsachen - Read & Shop

FRI 24 Jul '20

Style Guide

Part 2 -Conscious Decisions - Read & Shop

MON 20 Jul '20

Style Guide

Part 1 - Making Smart Choices - Read & Shop

FRI 17 Jul '20

Style Guide

New Looks with Thanks - Read & Shop

MON 13 Jul '20

Ways To Wear

The Basics

FRI 10 Jul '20

Ways To Wear

Women in Many Hats

WED 08 Jul '20

Ways To Wear

Focus On Skirts - Read & Shop

MON 06 Jul '20


People


 

It's the final day of our week-long celebrations for a milestone 5th birthday so we're sharing these super chic and stylish pieces as selected by the incredible team at Smart Works Readi

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Fashion - Up & Dressed

Exclusively styled outfits in association with Smart Works Reading

FRI 16 Oct '20

We all face a really challenging environment right now, but we are feeling positive and inspired with the continued efforts of Smart Works as we head over to their Reading branch to celebrate a milestone 5 years!

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People - Inspirations

A vision of bringing the dressing and interview coaching to women

WED 7 Oct '20

 

Amidst the harsh realities of the employment market we have returned to Smart Works this week to catch up on their new realities. Working with social distancing, they face challenges in supporting their clients with personal coaching and styling. Supporting women back into the workplace has never been more crucial.

 

In Collaboration

Smart Works

FRI 12 June '20

 

Exercise has proved its worth over the past weeks and there are so many top tips out there. However, we really do love catching up with Mindy and Emma and their community support network for easy exercise routines, quick healthy recipes and top tips for instant mood changers.

 

In Collaboration

My Time For Change

Mon, 8 Jun '20


Spotlight On


 

We could not let the week go by without mentioning Graduate Fashion Week. This would be the very special time in any designers training when they get to take to the floor and showcase their own designs and inspiration.

 

Young Inspirations

Celebrating young talent and ones to watch

FRI 5 Jun '20


What To Wear Now


Style Guide

Our Top Pick

FRI 30 Oct '20

Style Guide

Way To Wear Your Key Pieces

FRI 23 O '20

Style Guide

The best fashion looks from New York Fashion Week

MON 28 SEPT '20

Style Guide

The Haute Couture jewellery designer Boks & Baum

FRI 07 Aug '20

Style Guide

A Hidden Oxford

MON 03 Aug '20

Style Guide

Choosing Flowers with Neve's Bees

FRI 03 Jul '20

Style Guide

The Get Away

WED 01 Jul '20

Style Guide

With Outlet

MON 29 Jun '20

Style Guide

Accessory update: bold jewellery

MON 15 Jun '20

Exclusive

Workwear looks for #5smartyears

FRI 5 Jun '20

Style Guide

Must-have shoes

WED 20 May '20

Style Guide

Most wanted

FRI 29 May '20


Lifestyle


Home & Interiors

How to host a virtual bonfire

MON 02 Nov '20

Food & Drink

Autumnal Rec

WED 28 Oc '20

Food & Drinks

OM Says

FRI 06 Nov '20

Home & Interiors

How to host a virtual bonfire

MON 02 Nov '20

Food & Drink

Autumnal Rec

WED 28 Oc '20

Art& Culture

OM Says

MON 26 OCT '20

Arts & Culture

Top fashion films to inspire you

MON 20 Apr '20

Food & Drink

Come join us for a summer soiree

FRI 19 Jun '20

Style Guide

Make A Statement - Read & Shop

FRI 04 SEPT '20

Home & Interiors

Indulge with scented Moments

FRI 24 Apr '20

Food & Drink

Cocktails to make at home

FRI 15 May '20

Beauty

Get set for summer

THU 7 May '20


News & Events


 

Here at Olivia May we are very aware of the need to create the personal shopping experience. Through our Cheshire showroom we pride ourselves in delivering a personal service.

Fashion - Style Guide

Changing the Way You Shop

MON 10 AUG '20

 

Conversations and approaches to sustainability have gathered a pace through recent months. The immediate impact of ‘Lockdown’ on the environment was evident for all to see.

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News & Events

A Sustainable Approach

FRI 31 Ju '20


Video: Highlights


Style Guide

Dressing Up - feel good dressing

FRI 03 July '20

Style Guide

Simple Dresses - perfect for a bbq

WED 24 Jun '20

Ways To Wear

Outfit Of The Week

MON 22 Jun '20

Ways To Wear

Is there anything more striking than black and white?

WED 3 Jun '20

News & Events

Virtual appointments in the comfort of your own home

MON 1 Jun '20

Style Guide

Need-to-know wardrobe essentials

MON 9 Jun '20

Up & Dressed

Bold statement

WEDS 15 May '20

Up & Dressed

Jumpsuit to it

TUES 26 May '20

Ways to wear

Styling scarves

FRI 05 Jun '20


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