The Bonmarche blog - Style designed to fit your lifestyle

Swimwear to suit your shape

If you are fortunate enough to be planning a beach holiday this summer you will want to buy a new swimsuit, no doubt. We all deserve to feel good about the way we look, yet there is something about wearing a swimsuit that can reduce the most confident woman to cowering wreck. This is such … read more

Enjoy the lighter nights

With the longer evenings finally upon us, now is the time to enjoy all your favourite outdoor pastimes. Whether you want to take advantage of the lighter evenings to further indulge in your favourite hobby or use the time to try out a new activity, there are plenty of entertaining things to try. Outdoor pursuits … read more

We love Maxi dresses

The fabulous thing about maxi dresses is that they really can flatter any body shape. They are so versatile, it’s just about understanding your figure and making sure you pick the right style for the occasion. Full length skirts were traditionally associated with formal evening wear, but thankfully the last couple of seasons have really … read more

The perfect spring desert

Rhubarb is the perfect spring time ingredient and it can be used in so many ways to add a fruity vibrancy to many dishes, both sweet and savoury. Botanically speaking, rhubarb is a vegetable, though in 1947 a court in New York ruled that rhubarb is a fruit, and indeed many people regard it as … read more

Best of British

The Welsh have St David’s Day, the Scots have St Andrew’s Day and we all join in to help the Irish celebrate St Patrick’s Day. These national days are a source of pride and celebration for their countrymen and women, but how many of us know England’s national day is? You’re almost certain to have … read more