UK Fashion

What to Expect in the Apple Watch 2

Mat Greenfield | Posted 15.09.2014 | UK Tech
Mat Greenfield

Given the years of hype around the idea of their smartwatch, it would have been all too easy for Apple to just stick a sixth-generation iPod Nano on an overpriced wrist strap and be done with it. Instead, the Cupertino-based company has given its Apple Watch a nifty way of gliding through menus, a healthy slew of supported apps and crammed it with more sensors than a North Korean game show.

The Best Part of London Fashion Week

Victoria Drysdale | Posted 15.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Victoria Drysdale

Supermodel Cara Delevingne typically may be perceived as fun loving and living a carefree life. However during fashion weeks Cara is known to suffer from stress induced psoriasis. At Paris Fashion Week in March 2013 Kate Moss saw Cara in such a state that she demanded she seek medical treatment.

Dear Vogue, Big Bums Aren't Back In Fashion, a Body Part Isn't a Passing Trend

Brogan Driscoll | Posted 12.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Brogan Driscoll

Growing up as a consumer of pop culture and women's magazines, there was only one body type to have: skinny. As a result we have a generation of perfectly proportioned women too embarrassed to get into their bikinis, flitting between fad diets and having internal battles when faced with their reflection in the mirror.

Fashion Week: A Private or Public Affair?

Julie Hurst | Posted 11.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Julie Hurst

It's September, which in the world of high fashion heralds the start of spring! Yes, it's that time of the year when the industry's great and good embark on their whirlwind tour of the four fashion capitals, to witness first hand what designers have in store for us next season.

Freyia Lillian and the Magic of 'Kiss Me Under Flimsymoon': A Lingerie Collection for Your Fairytales

Marie Southard Ospina | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Marie Southard Ospina

I could see myself strutting around the house in nothing but the Undine knickers and sequined collar, paired with my glittery Steve Madden marble flats.

New York Fashion Week: A Survival Guide

BarChick | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
BarChick

New York Fashion Week, an annual parade of passive aggressive dressing, party-crashing and big time blagging. Floods of photographers and many, many... many bloggers descend on the Lincoln Centre in the hope that their ensemble will make it into the pages of... well, anywhere really.

Men, These Are The Ultimate Fashion Faux Pas According To The Internet

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Harem pants, dresses over trousers and wedge trainers are all the female fashion faux pas that men wish would die a horrible death at the bottom of a ...

Carry on Laughing: Joan Rivers

Aaron Vallely | Posted 09.09.2014 | UK Comedy
Aaron Vallely

Age did not endanger her spectacular exuberance. She worked harder than anyone else, jet-setting from country to country taping multiple shows, doing stand-up comedy, and selling books as well as her clothing and jewelry lines.

Plus Confidence

Vicky Frankland | Posted 09.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Vicky Frankland

A woman stopped me at the bus station on my way in to work last week. She wanted to tell me that she often saw me passing by, always loved what I was wearing and was curious as to where I bought my clothes. She brightened up what had started out as another depressing Monday morning I can tell you.

Where to Drink During London Fashion Week

BarChick | Posted 08.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
BarChick

The British Fashion Council get in the girls behind London's best bar guide to bring you the official LFW bar guide forget the FROW, these are the places you want to be seen this week.

How to Get Anything From Any Man

Flavilla Fongang | Posted 08.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Flavilla Fongang

As a stylist, I know image matters. Over the years my knowledge has helped many of my clients improve their personal or business image to achieve their goals & desires. Women and men think differently, we all clearly know that.

A Scottish Fashion Invasion

Christina Miller | Posted 08.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Christina Miller

With 'ScotFashInvasion' as the official hashtag, it was clear before the event began that the Scottish Fashion Awards would be a night to remember.

How to Recycle Your Wardrobe for This Autumn/Winter?

Flavilla Fongang | Posted 08.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Flavilla Fongang

Ahh, the freshness of the air, the last days of sun, and the leaves on the trees will soon start to turn brown, and lose hints of their green. This can only mean one thing: autumn and winter are on the way. Don't be depressed, this is an open door for your style transformation!

Lulu Guinness's Top Ten Fashion-Meets-Art Moments

Tate | Posted 07.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Tate

The British accessories fashion designer Lulu Guinness OBE shares her top ten moments where the worlds of art and fashion collide following a recent visit to Mondrian and his Studios at Tate Liverpool...

Not So Fast Fashion

Julie Hurst | Posted 05.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Julie Hurst

Treasuring our clothes doesn't have to mean an end to shopping. Far from it! But what it does mean is not settling for second best. So next time you find yourself heading for a fast fashion fix, why not take a step back from the rail and simply ask yourself, is this item truly worthy of my wardrobe?

French Obsessions: Monsieur London

Liza Bel | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Liza Bel

When you want to buy a little black dress, in Paris you would go to rue Faubourg St Honoré; but when you need a finely cut men's suit in London, it's Saville Row that would be your destination. Home to gentleman's clubs and the most famous dandies of all times, the British capital is still proudly living up to its status of the capital of men's fashion.

Christian Dior Advertises For Six Month 'Reception Intern', Who MUST Have English As First Language

The Huffington Post UK | Ellie Dierking | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Christian Dior, one of the world’s leading names in fashion, has advertised a six-month internship at its office in London – but along with some c...

Is What We See Really Real?

Meaghan Kausman | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Meaghan Kausman

I wasn't offended or upset that they didn't like my body in particular, rather I was upset for all the women out there that society has been telling are not good enough if they are not extremely thin. This led me to the question of "how did we get here?" It wasn't so long ago that Marilyn Monroe was celebrated for her beautiful curvy body. Fast forward in time and we are here, where beauty is equated to being thin.

Zara Forced To Pull Striped 'Sheriff' Shirt After 'Holocaust Design' Outrage

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 09.09.2014 | UK

The Zara fashion chain has withdrawn a striped shirt for children featuring a "sheriff" star after its design sparked an almighty backlash due to its ...

Spending the Round Pound - A Plus Size Girls Guide to Shrewd Shopping

Becky Barnes | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Becky Barnes

There has been much talk in the past month about the plus size woman, how and where she should be spending her hard earned cash and which brands deserve it. Plus size blogger Chastity Garner of Garner style, this month called to arms fellow chubs to boycott American store Target on account of them revealing yet another designer collaboration with no plus sizes in sight.

Tote Bags: Why Do We All Carry Them?

Daisy May Sitch | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Daisy May Sitch

Cotton tote bags are every woman's very public fashion faux pas. We're all guilty of carrying them, all obsessed with their practicality and ALL in denial over just how old and grubby they look... this whole secondary black tote bag trend has completely taken over. Even Lena Dunham is doing it.

Five Plus Size Bloggers You Might Not Know About But Should

Debz Aiken | Posted 20.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Debz Aiken

There is no shortage of lists online that can give you recommendations of blogs to read and bloggers to pay attention to. These lists always contain my favourite bloggers and it's great to see other people enjoying them too!

The Ups and Downs of Being a Fashion Intern

Victoria Drysdale | Posted 19.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Victoria Drysdale

The days were long, tedious and rather tiring and I quickly learnt that everything I had heard about being a fashion intern was frighteningly true. The lows are lower than low, but the highs are pretty darn great... "If I can do this and still love this industry, than this is the industry for me."

US Vogue Features First Non-White, Non-Celeb Model On September Cover In 25 Years

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 19.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Bethann Hardison's diversity campaign has highlighted the lack of racial diversity in the fashion industry and it looks like US Vogue may have finally...

The Tomboy Woman Is the New Sexy

Flavilla Fongang | Posted 15.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Flavilla Fongang

The Tomboy style is often misunderstood and negatively viewed. This style is often perceived as a symbol of feminism, violence or characterised women with different sexual orientation. However, I discovered a brand, Wildfang, who made the tomboy attitude looks so sexy and cool.