UK Fashion

When Is a Model Not a Model?

Heidy Rehman | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Style
Heidy Rehman

We would choose real women. And not only would they be non-models but, if we were to show their faces, then we would tell their stories and celebrate their achievements. No more anonymous mannequins.

A Few Words About Luxury

Emil Kotomin | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Style
Emil Kotomin

The discussion that ensued prompted me to write this note, partly - to summarise my thoughts on why the term "affordable luxury" is an oxymoron crafted by people with a profound lack of understanding as to what "luxury" really means.

So Much Is Happening!

Zandra Rhodes | Posted 28.05.2015 | UK Style
Zandra Rhodes

At the moment I am back in California, designing my newest collection, Skype-ing with my London based team daily, and planning a celebration of my being "Damed" with my American friends; the party will also be celebrating the 94th birthday of my beloved Salah Hassanein.

Summer Ready: Tips on Looking Bikini Fabulous After 50

Lady Terry Robinson | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK Style
Lady Terry Robinson

I was 49 when we moved to LA. Long gone were the years when I might have had the confidence to carve down the boardwalk on roller blades in a bikini. ...

The Latest Vogue Cover Stars: Disney Princesses

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 21.05.2015 | UK Style

Everyone has a soft spot for Disney princesses, probably because they were the idols of our childhood. But in the world of fashion they've been put...

Childhood Fashion I Wish Was Still Cool

Louise Wilson | Posted 20.05.2015 | UK Style
Louise Wilson

During a spate of nostalgia, a friend of mine posted a childhood photo on Facebook of him and his mum. It was the 80s, but the strangest thing about it was that it could easily have been mistaken for something far more recent, based on him mum's very on-trend clothes.

The Democratisation of Fashion

Nick Robertson | Posted 20.05.2015 | UK Style
Nick Robertson

Fashion was always meant to be accessible - it was just the logistics that got in the way... Digital has changed everything. Digital fashion is often touted as a victory for convenience - discover, browse and shop wherever you want, whenever you want. But the real winner is choice and access.

Heritage As The New Contemporary

Nik Thakkar | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK Style
Nik Thakkar

From a fashion perspective, Hunter and Barbour are two brands that have seen a huge revival as British heritage brands meeting the new contemporary taste palate for fashion.

H&M Announces Balmain For Next Collaboration Making This The Best News EVER

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK Style

We had wondered how on earth H&M were going to outdo the stupendous fashion collaboration that was Alexander Wang, but they've knocked it out of the p...

We Want Everything From Victoria Beckham's Autumn/Winter Collection

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK Style

Singapore Fashion Week established itself as one of the top fashion events in the Far East, with Diane Von Furstenberg's show earlier in the week and ...

Lady Gaga Gives Herself A Make-Under (And We Love It)

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK Style

She's known for her wild fashion choices as much as her music, but it seems Lady Gaga has turned down the dial on her ostentatious style as of late. ...

Lupita Nyong'o Won The Red Carpet At Cannes

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 14.05.2015 | UK Style

The 68th annual Cannes Film Festival opened on Wednesday evening with the premiere of La Tete Haut, but Lupita Nyong'o managed to completely steal the...

Diane Von Furstenberg just opened Singapore Fashion Week With This Amazing Collection

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 13.05.2015 | UK Style

Designer Diane von Furstenberg kick started Singapore Fashion Week today by opening with her new Autumn/Winter 2015 collection named 'Seduction'. I...

17 Carrie Bradshaw Dresses We Want To See Again In Sex And The City 3

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK Style

Sarah Jessica Parker sparked rumours of Sex And The City 3 by dropping a hint on her Instagram account today, though an official announcement is yet t...

Evans Reveals Plus Size Catwalk Collection (At High Street Prices)

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK Style

The latest plus size fashion pieces from Evans are nearly here and you're going to want to check them out. First showcased at London Fashion Week, ...

Lara Stone Looks Incredible In This New V Magazine Shoot

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK Style

She's one of the world's most stunning fashion models and Lara Stone's latest shoot shows the Dutch mother-of-one looking more beautiful than ever. ...

Cultural Appropriation: What's the Issue?

Neha Shah | Posted 11.05.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Neha Shah

Most people who come from marginalised cultures (myself included) don't have a problem with people wanting to participate in our culture in an appropriate and respectful setting - in fact, we love it! Under the correct circumstances, cultural exchange can be a truly wonderful thing...

Models Face Psychiatric Evaluations In Effort To Boot Out Eating Disorders

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 09.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

The Danish fashion industry has teamed up with charities and trade agencies to launch the Danish Fashion Ethical Charter, which hopes to ensure greate...

The Five Commandments of Maternity Fashion

Andrea-Marie Petrou | Posted 08.05.2015 | UK Parents
Andrea-Marie Petrou

You may call me shallow and argue that when a woman is pregnant, it's more about how her baby is developing than the way she looks and yes to some extent I agree. But with hormones raging and that smidgen of self-doubt that comes with your changing figure, it makes you feel good when you look nice.

Weekend Shopping: Covent Garden's Discounted Delights

Sarah McGiven | Posted 08.05.2015 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

The range of stores in this super cute area is crazy - everything from the poshest naughty knickers at Coco de Mer, to fun accessories at my beloved Tatty Devine, and a whole world of arty potential that I could spend literally days exploring at the London Graphics Centre.

How To Pull Off A Septum Ring Like A Boss (Or Zoe Kravitz)

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 08.05.2015 | UK Style

Your nose ring is so last season, dahling. FKA Twigs, Lady Gaga and Pixie Geldof have all sported septum rings, racking up style credits while they do...

Natasha Hinde

Black Models Open Up On The Race Issues They Face In Fashion | Natasha Hinde | Posted 08.05.2015 | UK Style

There's a May issue of ELLE magazine sitting on my desk. Flicking through, I find a grand total of two adverts (DKNY and Karen Millen) which featu...

Poorna Bell

Blog Style: DisneyRollerGirl Shares Top Fashion And Blogging Secrets | Poorna Bell | Posted 07.05.2015 | UK Style

Every month, HuffPost UK Style will profile a top fashion blogger across men and women's fashion, featuring their top fashion picks of the season and ...

10 Fashionistas You Should Be Following On Twitter

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 06.05.2015 | UK Style

Not sure who to follow on Twitter? We've got you covered. Here's our top 10 list of fashion accounts you really should be checking out: SEE ALS...

How To Style The 70s Trend (As Shown By Bloggers)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 05.05.2015 | UK Style

When it comes to trialling new trends, it can all get a little bit daunting. But rather than cowering behind your 'safe' wardrobe staples - the neu...