Accessories

11 Things You Need to Know About Man Bags

Tom Cridland | Posted 04.07.2016 | UK Style
Tom Cridland

No-one has yet designed a bag that does it all. You can, however, boil your collection down to around 3 styles, budget permitting and leaving aside performance equipment or functional stuff like rolling luggage...

Wine Handbags And Gin Bracelets Combine Two Of Our Favourite Things

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 01.07.2016 | UK Style

Alcohol is having something of a fashion moment. First came wine contouring and now your favourite tipple can actually be incorporated into your outfi...

Waitrose Is Now Selling Flower Crowns

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 14.06.2016 | UK Style

Love them or hate them, flower crowns are synonymous with festival fashion. It's just a fact (blame Lana Del Rey). So is it truly that much of a surpr...

Behind the Design

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 23.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

The new designs see four subjects that might be seen as twee, transformed into a much more contemporary reincarnation - the same vision as five years ago. This time I opened up the brief to both country and city life, choosing two icons from each - a bird, deer, red telephone box and black cab.

Go Get Some Gloves

Arabella Noortman | Posted 18.04.2016 | UK Style
Arabella Noortman

Gloves are so much more to hands than socks are to feet. A mislaid sock is a perennial thread in the web of wardrobe nuisances, but, classically, a mislaid glove is suffused with poetic symbolism. There is even something vaguely poignant about it, for the glove is an encasement for our hand, and what other outer garment is so full of intimacy?

Cara Delevingne Comes Out Of Retirement For Chanel

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 18.03.2016 | UK Style

Cara Delevingne famously quit the fashion industry, but it seems she's changed her mind already. The model-turned-actress has been coaxed back by none...

Anya Hindmarch #LFW Accessories Are A Retro Gamer's Dream

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 21.02.2016 | UK Style

Anya Hindmarch always finds an ingenious way gets our attention at London Fashion Week and her autumn/winter 2016 show did not disappoint. Hindmarc...

10 Reasons Charlotte Olympia's #LFW Show Was Out Of This World

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 22.02.2016 | UK Style

Cult shoes and accessories creator Charlotte Olympia made her long-awaited first appearance at London Fashion Week on Friday 19 February. The Briti...

The Shoe Edit: Men's Footwear

Prince Cassius | Posted 10.02.2016 | UK Style
Prince Cassius

By choosing the right shoes you can elevate your outfit to the next level. Most people can look stylish however, if wearing a pair of shoes that doesn't match the outfit this can take a potential style opportunity and turn it into a style liability.

These Bags Are Designed To Hide The Smell Of Weed

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 17.12.2015 | UK Style

A designer bag specifically made for carrying a stash of marijuana? It's no longer just a pipe dream... AnnaBis, ​pronounced 'annabee', have crea...

Feminist Artist Makes Silk Scarves From Photos Of Her Own Vagina

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 03.12.2015 | UK Style

First we had pussy purses, next came the vagina dress, closely followed by the ball sack backpack... and now, there's an entirely new way to wear geni...

Celebrate Your Period With This Statement Jewellery

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 23.11.2015 | UK Style

Ever dreamed of owning a period stain brooch, or a bejewelled sanitary pad ring? It's now a possibility thanks to this London-based artist. Lili...

16 Scarves, Hats And Gloves You'll Want To Wear All Winter

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK Style

With the temperatures quickly plummeting, there's never been a better time to stock up on cold-weather fashion finds. To save you getting some seri...

17 Things People Need to Stop Telling Me About My Moschino Phone Case

Victoria Drysdale | Posted 13.11.2015 | UK Style
Victoria Drysdale

I know, I probably deserve it, anyone who willingly buys something so ridiculous probably does. But in truth it was purchased for my own entertainment, and also because I smash my iPhone as frequently as plates at a Greek wedding. Anyway, here are the 17 things people need to stop telling me about my phone case.

10 Ways to Accessorize a £1 Ribbon

Annette Bette Kellow | Posted 06.11.2015 | UK Style
Annette Bette Kellow

An accessory can make or break an outfit. Too many and you feel like a walking Christmas tree, none and you can feel a little bare. As a passionate vintage collector, I am always hoarding treasures but one of my favourite, simple (and yes, extremely cheap!) accessories is a piece of ribbon.

Hot Accessories That Also Work for Halloween

Sarah McGiven | Posted 29.10.2015 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

Everyone knows that accessories can transform an outfit, so why not apply the same logic when it comes to Halloween? It plays well for those who aren't into going all out but want to join in a bit on the dressing up front, but it doesn't even mean you can't go in character either. Some celebrities' accessories are their calling card, you just have to put a bit of thought into your outfit.

Why Buying British Is Making A Fashionable Comeback

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 27.10.2015 | UK Style

In September we ran a Sustainable Fashion month, guest edited by Livia Firth, and it schooled us in how and what we buy. On the cusp of the Autumn...

The Guardian's Attempt To Tell People When To Wear Black Tights Did Not Go Down Well

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 20.10.2015 | UK Style

Did you slip on your black tights this morning without so much as a second thought? If so, shame on you. Didn't you know that going without bla...

These Cat Bags Are So Lifelike It's Creepy

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 19.10.2015 | UK Style

Ever wished you could convince your cat to ride around on your shoulder all day? Well, now you can fool people into thinking you can... Seriously. ...

What You Do With Your Handbag Says A Lot About Your Manners

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 16.10.2015 | UK Style

Most of us make an effort to sit up straight, make eye contact and try not to interrupt, but did you know your handbag could actually say as much abou...

90s Grunge Tiaras Are Officially Back In Fashion

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 06.10.2015 | UK Style

Remember the kinderwhore look started by female grunge bands in the 90s? (Think bleach blonde hair, ripped tights, baby dolls, boots and tiaras...) ...

10 Wonderful Facts on the Rise of the Hat

Annette Bette Kellow | Posted 05.10.2015 | UK Style
Annette Bette Kellow

The wonder of wearing a hat can transform a complete look, and portrays a unique image to the individual wearing it. Combining style, fashion satire and attitude, the hat can give any message the wearer desires.

A Gift Guide for Watch Lovers, The Guy's Edition

Prince Cassius | Posted 04.10.2015 | UK Style
Prince Cassius

It is said that a watch, a leather belt, tie and a pair of leather shoes are the most important accessories for men. A watch should identify the man. Consider your title, role, family situation, hobbies, and aspirations. Each of these five factors (plus others) will affect your decision.

This Formula Will Help You Pick The Perfect Tights For Any Weather

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 01.10.2015 | UK Style

It's tights season once again. But here's the question we have to ponder every autumn (not to mention spring) morning: Do we need thick woolly tigh...

#LFW Trend: Cable Tie Accessories At Christopher Kane

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Style

Don't be surprised if you bump into Alexa Chung, Daisy Lowe, Yasmin Le Bon or Amber Le Bon in a stationers or hardware store over the next couple of d...