Monthly Archives: April 2015

  1. Interview with Eve & Fox

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    Specialising in luxury materials, Leicester based jewellery designer Eve & Fox talks to JOY about the inspiration behind their latest collection, the making process and everything that makes Eve & Fox a unique buy for your jewellery box. Let's get started...

    How did you get into designing jewellery?

    I've always been interested in design and fashion, but actually did a degree in Sports Management. It was when my sister opened a gallery in Leicester and I started working for her, helping with the buying, I became really interested in jewellery design.

    I then met my husband who had a talent for making things. I would often ask him to make jewellery for myself to wear, which then evolved to us coming

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  2. 5x Signed HOG Recipe Book Giveaway

    Want to win an exclusive signed copy of Richard H. Turner's latest HOG recipe book? Scroll down to find out how...

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    How to enter: Follow @joythestore on Twitter, tag a friend that can't cook for your chance to WIN a signed copy of Richard H. Turner HOG Recipe book. Proper pork recipes from the snout to the squeak. For a sneak peak at a HOG recipe, we challenged food blogger Iamchef

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  3. CLOSED: Win 2x 'Fashion on the Ration' Exhibition Tickets & Louche Aylee Dress

    Fashion on the Ration: 1940s Street Style 5 March – 31 August 2015 

    To mark the 70th anniversary of the end of the Second World War in 1945, Imperial War Museum London is launching a major new exhibition 'Fashion on the Ration', exploring how fashion survived and even flourished during wartime.

    Bringing together 300 exhibits including clothing, accessories, photographs and film, official documents and publications, artworks, wartime letters, interviews and ephemera, some of which have never been on display before, Fashion on the Ration presents a sense of what life was like on the home front for men and women during wartime Britain.

    Fashion on the Ration is an exhibition about coping in the face of adversity and how fashion and style were maintained and even flourished during the Second World War, the impact of which can still be seen o

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  4. CLOSED: WIN: Eleven Paris Tshirt Giveaway

    Eleven Paris are major players in the graphic tee's game. They are a label permanently riding high, with a strong rock inspiration, contemporary cuts and extreme prints.

    To celebrate Eleven Paris arriving at JOY we're offering you the chance to win a tee for FREE. All you have to do is buy any Eleven Paris item to be entered into a draw for the chance to win another completely free.




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  5. Celeb Spot: Lucy Watson

    We've always been big fans of the hit TV show Made In Chelsea at JOY HQ, especially say-it-how-it-is girl boss Miss Lucy Watson. A stylish girl after our own heart, we were thrilled to see she wore the Louche Alta Crop Top at the Now Magazine Feel Good Awards last week, and it's not the first time one of our favourite MiC stars was spotted wearing one of our principle label Louche pieces. (FYI, Francesca Hull is also a fan)


    Wearing the Louche Alta Top at the Now Magazine Feel Good Awards, Lucy wears this seasons favourite nautical anchor print with a cute navy a-line mini. At £32, stealing Lucy's style couldn't be easier!

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