The True Cost Of Cashmere In Selfridges' 'Material World'

Rae Ritchie | Posted 23.01.2017 | UK Style
Rae Ritchie

Many of the items produced in cashmere, from hot water bottles to bed-socks to jumpers in the palest, most delicate shades, reinforce this association with luxury. It continues to be regarded as an investment choice, the antithesis of fast fashion. As such, it's easy to assume that cashmere is therefore a good sustainable choice.

Go Get Some Gloves

Arabella Noortman | Posted 19.04.2017 | 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?

Saving the World in Heels, Wearing Picasso Prints

Diana Verde Nieto | Posted 10.05.2014 | UK
Diana Verde Nieto

"Fashion is only the attempt to realise art in living forms and social intercourse," said Coco Chanel. This season, lets embrace the trend but do it in a socially responsible way. And stop citing Rembrandt at the dinner table.

Buying Christmas Presents for my Mother, or How Once Again I Beat my Siblings

Lucy Karsten | Posted 12.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy Karsten

Halloween has passed, the time for witches and evil, so I've been thinking of what to get my Mother for Christmas. My Mother is a difficult person to buy for, although possibly not for the reasons one would imagine.

The Fabric of Life

Black Tomato | Posted 22.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Black Tomato

Fashion, like all creative industries is about taking inspiration from the world around you and turning it into something beautiful. We're taking a l...