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Anna Wintour: Ambassador - A Great Idea?

(0) Comments | Posted 7 December 2012 | (23:00)

Ever since the news last week that Alexander Wang is taking the ambitious step into Nicolas Ghesquière's former shoes at the helm of Balenciaga, fashion's rumour mill has found itself in a bit of a slump. Now considering it had been positively thriving ever since early 2011 when John Galliano...

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It's Good To Be Bad

(0) Comments | Posted 31 October 2012 | (17:32)

As girls, when it comes to film, most of us have a tendency to root for the good guy. Usually the good guy from the wrong side of the tracks (Dirty Dancing, The Notebook) or with a hellish streak (Indiana Jones, Drive - possibly largely down to the casting of...

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Breaking Up is Hard to... Dress For

(2) Comments | Posted 3 October 2012 | (00:00)

Sartorial dilemmas are an inevitable part of life unless you are Karl Lagerfeld (and an unyielding devotion to stiff collars and tight tailoring probably brings its own problems - mostly health related I'd imagine).

Is this outfit too dressy for the party you're going to? Is it not dressy enough?...

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Is Donnatella Versace the New Anna Piaggi?

(0) Comments | Posted 25 September 2012 | (17:14)

Fashion Week has a reputation as a time for glamour, a time for fun but for all the flash-bulbs and parties there was a fog of sorrow at the Italian leg that seemed to dim things somewhat.

This was the first Milan Fashion Week since the passing of Anna Piaggi,...

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The Mean Girls Are Winning

(0) Comments | Posted 7 September 2012 | (12:21)

And thank God for that. In the time period that has elapsed since Lindsay Lohan's generation defining turn in what is quite frankly, one of the best films ever (even with the cop-out ending) the most popular female role in the movie world has evolved from bog-standard romantic heroine to...

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The Rise of Over-Sized

(0) Comments | Posted 14 August 2012 | (15:18)

No, not another piece bemoaning the terrifying onset of national obesity, but good news from fashion's frontline. Over-sized clothing is this season's most dominant trend and one that finally allows most of us can participate in without inflicting a savage battering on our self-esteem.

It's rare that big is...

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What's up with the Vanity Fair Best Dressed List?

(0) Comments | Posted 7 August 2012 | (20:58)

I should probably admit right off the bat that I actually quite like Vanity Fair. I'm not saying I buy it or anything but if I see a copy lying round the office I will most likely pick it up and read it. Maybe sneak it home if it's looking...

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Five Style Lessons We Can Learn From Clueless

(0) Comments | Posted 18 July 2012 | (12:22)

Cher Horowitz may have been Clueless but she was also style savvy. In fact, though it is 17 years to the day since Alicia Silverstone lit up our screens as the quintessential Beverly Hills blonde, there are still some seriously valid sartorial lessons we can learn from her rites of...

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