Autumnwinter 2013

High Street vs. Designer: Seven Items for Your Autumn-Winter Wardrobe

Flavilla Fongang | Posted 15.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Flavilla Fongang

As a fashion stylist, I have styled many beautiful women with different body shapes, different complexions, different style personalities, and most importantly, different budgets. Through my bespoke styling sessions, I teach people that looking stylish isn't defined by the amount of money you can spend on an item but by how well you wear it.

Dress Down This Autumn

James Wilson | Posted 16.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
James Wilson

Whilst I am a firm advocate of the suit, a lot of the time it's much too dressy. So for those times when you need to dress down this autumn, I've assembled my list of autumn essentials.

Don't Skirt the Issue: Give Rise to the Autumn 2013 Fashion Trend

Graciela Fairclough | Posted 02.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Graciela Fairclough

The skirt has been a form of basic wear since ancient times. Only the lion-cloth predates it, establishing the skirt as the second oldest article of clothing in the chronology of apparel.

I'm Coming Back as a Man - The Masculine Trend for AW13

Rachel Montague-Ebbs | Posted 03.10.2013 | UK Style
Rachel Montague-Ebbs

A key Autumn/Winter trend for 2013 is the blurring of lines of masculine and feminine. I took inspiration from a beautifully talented singer, Caro Emerald and her lyrics to "Coming Back As a Man" to showcase the masculine/feminine trend. As Caro Emerald sang; "You see I've got it planned, I'm coming back as a man".

Chanel Goes Gaelic | Posted 02.10.2013 | UK Style

iconic Parisian label Chanel created overblown cuffs, with the house's signature pearls sitting alongside tartan, tweed and chains for a Scottish heritage feel. A trip into the archives reveals that this isn't the first time that the Gallic fashion house has turned Gaelic, however.

Why I May Never Buy New Again

Zoe Yates | Posted 12.09.2013 | UK Style
Zoe Yates

This year at Brighton Fashion Week we saw the introduction of the Sustain show, an event created to showcase ethically minded design. Designs were created using both sustainable and up-cycled materials - and wow, what a show it was!

Look Back in Wonder: The Best of London Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2013

Joao Paulo Nunes | Posted 01.05.2013 | UK Style
Joao Paulo Nunes

As far as London Fashion Week was concerned, there is little doubt that a feeling of pride in British heritage and a look back into its sartorial history were undoubtedly at the root of the extremely accomplished womenswear collections.

Paris Fashion Week 2013: Thierry Mugler Debuts Autumn/Winter Collection (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.04.2013 | UK

Nicola Formichetti and Sebastien Teigne showed their Autumn/Winter 2013 for Thierry Mugler in Paris on Wednesday night. Inspired by air travel (Fo...

Highlights of London Men's Fashion for Autumn/Winter 2013/14

Joao Paulo Nunes | Posted 15.03.2013 | UK Style
Joao Paulo Nunes

As predictable as cold spells in the northern hemisphere in January, the tabloid press had a field day covering the runway shows and presentations that took place during London Collections: Men.

Forum Autumn/Winter 2013: Narrating Brazilian Cultural Heritage and National Identity Through Fashion

Joao Paulo Nunes | Posted 21.02.2013 | UK Style
Joao Paulo Nunes

Quite often, the decision to imbue a fashion collection with tropes of national identity can lead to unconvincing (and, in many cases, disastrous) res...

How Brazilian Fashion Is Taking Over the World (and Why You Should Be Paying Attention)

Joao Paulo Nunes | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Style
Joao Paulo Nunes

At a time when fashion weeks in New York, London, Milan and Paris reflect the global recession conjuncture, and the overall feeling of their audiences is one of depressing apprehension, Brazilian fashion breathes much-needed fresh hair and optimism into a multi-million dollar industry.