UK Fashion

A Size 22 Model Won't Shake Up Modelling as Much as the Press Wants You to Believe

Neely Reyes | Posted 11.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Neely Reyes

Now don't get me wrong - I am 100% behind the message that Tess sends out. She is a massive presence online in making people reevaluate beauty standards and she's a gorgeous girl. There are however two things that bug me about this whole story.

'Over 50 Shades Of Grey' Lingerie Advert Puts Fifty Plus Women In The Spotlight

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

This year has already shown huge promise when it comes to women over the age of 50 being represented fairly in the fashion industry. And now, onli...

Model With Vitiligo Smashes It With Two Huge Fashion Campaigns

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Winnie Harlow is continuing to shake up the fashion industry by proving that there is no such thing as "one-size-fits-all" when it comes to beauty. ...

In What World Is This Australian Model Plus Size?

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to body image, labelling women is fraught with peril. The term 'real women' has a lot of our readership up in arms while the debates...

Rachel Moss

Designer Ozwald Boateng On Suits, Yoga And Fashion Mistakes

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Moss | Posted 06.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Ozwald Boateng made history when he became the first black tailor on Savile Row. Since then, the former creative director of Givenchy has gone on ...

Sports Illustrated Finally Feature A Plus-Size Model

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 05.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

For the first time in history, a plus-size model will grace the pages of Sports Illustrated magazine. About bloomin' time, too. The gorgeous A...

The Fashionable Student: Guide to Smart Shopping

Natalie Turco-Williams | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Natalie Turco-Williams

We often indulge in the idea that clothes shopping is the ultimate therapy, and back in the good old days when shopping was simply a case of picking out something nice and heading to the bank of mom and dad for a quick cash withdraw - this would probably be true...

What's the Future of Wearable Tech now Google Glass is Out?

Thomas Church | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK Tech
Thomas Church

Wearable technology should mean more than Nike+ or Apple Watch. It should also mean technology that allows you to create and decide what to wear.

The Downing Street Catwalk Verdict You Won't See In The Daily Mail...

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 04.02.2015 | UK

Sashaying down the Downing Street catwalk, Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis set Westminster tongues wagging with his untucked shirt, sweeping b...

Week Three in the Studio

Caitlin Charles-Jones | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK
Caitlin Charles-Jones

Working from home is pretty blissful in most respects, I'm lucky enough to have a space which I have been given free reign (by my incredibly supportive parents) to make my own.

Why I Find The Galliano Love-In Hard To Take

Grant Feller | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK
Grant Feller

Am I able to echo a fellow darling of the fashion clique, Vidal Sassoon, who once memorably said that: 'It's OK saying sorry but when you are drunk you say what you really feel.'?

Could Bloggers Help You Sell That Mug? Exploring the Relationship Between Bloggers and Marketing

Rose Sgueglia | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Rose Sgueglia

I have met bloggers who posted lazy, no content reviews and I have met bloggers who took reviews like professionals, working on the content as much as the design; building a long-lasting relationship with the PR; and being, consequently, involved in any future campaigns.

An 'app-y' 2015

Baukjen de Swaan Arons | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Tech
Baukjen de Swaan Arons

It wasn't until I was discussing my new walking app followed by my new meditation app with a friend that I realised how 'app-y' my life had become. I'...

How The Ideal Body For Women Has Changed In 3,000 Years

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Beauty standards are constantly changing, especially for women. While this may sound like bad news, it's actually immensely freeing to realise it's po...

Fashion Dilemmas of the Over 40s

Vicki Marinker | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Vicki Marinker

I've just been given an invitation to a bloggers' dinner party, which I was looking forward to receiving until I saw the theme - I have to go dressed as my favourite Gossip Girl character. I'm 42, I've never watched it and I don't intend to start now.

We're Drooling Over Our Young Entrepreneur Of The Week Grace Gordon's Leather Bags

The Huffington Post UK | Laura Heffernan | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Grace Gordon, 26, is the founder of her eponymous label, an independent women’s accessories brand designed and made in Britain. After graduating...

This Christian Blogger Says Leggings Cause Men To Have 'Lustful Thoughts'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 26.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Yoga pants and leggings are a staple in most women's wardrobes. But one Christian blogger has caused a stir online by saying that she will no longe...

Fashion Bloggers Visited A Cambodian Sweatshop And Got One Hell Of A Wake-Up Call

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 26.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A Norwegian TV show has forced three young fashion bloggers to confront the reality of the conditions endured by those who make their clothes. Frid...

D*ck Chic On The Catwalk: Rick Owens' Fashion Show Causes A Stir (NSFW)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 26.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Warning: the image below contains nudity and is NSFW While we've all been fixated on the Page 3 topless model debate, one fashion designer seems s...

Shocking New Contact Lens Fashion Trends That Worry Opticians

Brendan O' Brien | Posted 22.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Brendan O' Brien

The latest trends in fashion lenses, including controversial "anime eye" lenses and even cosmetic eyeball tattoos, are to be approached with caution if you value the long term health of your vision.

The Problem with the Page 3 'Model'

Neely Reyes | Posted 22.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Neely Reyes

Before anyone suggests it - no I'm not a prude and I'm certainly not offended by the sight of a pair of breasts, I'm more offended by what the Page 3 girls represented to young females, particularly when it comes to describing them as 'models'.

Don't label me

Philip T. Wylonis | Posted 22.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Philip T. Wylonis

I don't care about normcore, metrosexuality, spornosexuality, or even lumbersexuality (yes, now even the bearded, flannel shirt-clad hipster that has his own label). The last label to be put past me was 'dad-core' (suppose that's just normcore taken to a whole new level, right?).

Top Five Maternity Dresses

Faye Jacobs | Posted 21.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Faye Jacobs

I've managed to collect some beautiful dresses this time around that I'd love to share with you now, most of which are in the sale and are guaranteed to make you feel good when you wear them and can be worn easily for day to day wear. So in no particular order...

Audrey Hepburn's Transitions and Transformations as an Icon

April Xiaoyi Xu | Posted 20.01.2015 | UK Universities & Education
April Xiaoyi Xu

Audrey Hepburn not only evolved personally and professionally to gain more confidence as an actress, but also transformed Hollywood and society's view of femininity and fashion, and provided a template for celebrity diplomacy.

Models vs Celebrities - the Battle of the Faces

Sarah Potter | Posted 15.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah Potter

It's essentially an odd word of mouth scenario. If your friend were to tell you of a really great skincare product, you'd be more than likely to look into it than if a complete stranger walked up to you and told you. That's what we get with celebrities and models.