UK Fashion

We Love You Cambridge Satchels - Nuts for New Peanuts Bags

Sarah McGiven | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah McGiven

Although Snoopy and co. first debuted as a comic strip in the 1950's, the 60's and 70's were the cartoon's heyday. In fact, Woodstock may have first popped up in the 1960s but he didn't actually get a name until 1970.

Now It's Time for London Fashion Week to Embrace Disabled Models

Laura Richter | Posted 25.02.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Laura Richter

Brands entice consumers by selling not just the clothes but the aspirational lifestyle. However, my lifestyle as a disabled woman has never been considered by them, so how am I supposed to form a relationship with a fashion brand the way they want a consumer to?

When is boob, ok?

Rebecca Stevens | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Rebecca Stevens

My girlfriends and I booked our cinema tickets expecting a cinematic version of soft porn; heck, we were even promised a glimpse of Jamie Dornan's down-belows. Sad to say, that promise was big, fat and empty. One thing we did see a lot of however was Dakota Johnson's bare breasts, and even barer ribs. What a surprise I hear you cry! Breasts! What a given!

Déjà Vu - A Weapon For Equality

Mik Scarlet | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Mik Scarlet

Why do I bring this up? Well at a time when it looks like disabled people are claiming their rightful place in our society, I am worried that the ground we have made again could easily be lost. Especially if we forget that this ground is that which we already once held.

Pregnant Models Steal The Show At London Fashion Week

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Everybody knows that when it comes to model diversity, the world of fashion remains stuck in the Middle Ages. But Temperley London clearly have ot...

Did You Hear the One About Kanye?

Baukjen de Swaan Arons | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Baukjen de Swaan Arons

If the headlines are all you read, you'd think planet fashion had lost its grip on the reality of the job at hand - or that it never had one in the first place. Which is a shame because the reality is very much what's important to me.

It's a Universal Truth

Jo Haigh | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Jo Haigh

Dressing well however is something I do for me just as much as I do for third the parties I meet. It just makes me feel more confident, shallow you may say (and I can't disagree) but we all have our own ways of making life work for us.

Kim Jong Un's New Hipster Hair Do Is Catching On Around The World...

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, famed for his pointing finger and appalling human rights abuses, has debuted a new hairstyle, in a crushing blow to h...

No, We Don't Skin Animals Alive for Fur

Mark Oaten | Posted 18.02.2015 | UK
Mark Oaten

It's all very well to talk of animals in squalor and deprivation, but the IFF rarely gets any details it can investigate rather than just a carefully edited and helpfully anonymous video designed to tug on the heartstrings.

Fabolous Talks Fashion, Fads and Infamous Insta Photos

Bwoywonder | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Entertainment
Bwoywonder

Fabolous, the Brooklyn born rap artist has built a name for himself over the years as the self styled prince of wordplay. Now following on from his addition onto the illustrious Roc Nation rosta and releasing a hot new tape The Young OG Project, he looks to now build a brand.

Why This Man From Bournemouth Just Made Fashion Week History...

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

For the second time during New York Fashion Week 2015, history has been made. A model from Bournemouth has become the first male model and amputee...

Plus-Size Fashion Blogger Talks About Being Named As Face Of Retail Brand

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 13.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A plus-size fashion and beauty blogger says she has been "blown-away" with emotion after being named as the face of Scarlett and Jo, an exclusive clot...

This Lady With Down Syndrome Just Made History On The Catwalk...

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 13.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Actress Jamie Brewer has made history by being the first model with down syndrome to strut her stuff on the catwalk at New York Fashion Week. The A...

This Is What Happens When You Let A Toddler Pick Your Clothes

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 13.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Actress, writer and fashion blogger Summer Bellessa is one stylish lady. A photo posted by Summer Bellessa (@summerbellessa) on Jan 28, 2015 at 1...

This Three-Year-Old Has Way Better Style Than You

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Once in a while, someone comes along who makes you seriously re-think your wardrobe situation. Today, that person is three-year-old model and styl...

Anna Ewers Covers Vogue Paris February 2015

Vogue.fr | Posted 12.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Vogue.fr

In the history of all of the most prestigious fashion magazines, it's a tradition re-think form, to shake things up in order to better highlight our strength of character: a unique and subjective angle on fashion, our luxury DNA, beauty expertise, bold approach, cultural choices and of course, the stars we represent on the cover like no-one else.

Meet The First Model With Down Syndrome To Walk At NYFW

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 13.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Jamie Brewer is to make fashion history by being the first down syndrome model to walk the catwalk at New York Fashion Week (NYFW) on 12 February. ...

Drumroll Please... American Apparel Plans To 'Empower Women'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 11.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Under controversial former CEO Dov Charney, American Apparel seemed to roll out one sexist advert after another. First an ad for the clothing compa...

Seasonal Affective Disorder

Hannah Rogers | Posted 11.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Hannah Rogers

What I'm talking about, is my vulnerability to Seasonal Affective Disorder: a shortcoming rooted in a magpie like attraction to trends ill-fitting of the current season, leading to regular sartorial dissatisfaction throughout the year. Yes, you heard correctly. The cycle begins over fashion month.

The Fashion Girl's Guide to Running

Lorna Weightman | Posted 27.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Lorna Weightman

As a fashion professional, looking good while engaging in such an activity became a priority, as well as ensuring my footwear protects a dodgy ankle I fractured in school playing World Cup standard hockey.

The 75 Year Old Green Goddess Says "Age Has Nothing to Do With How We Dress in 2015! "

Diana Moran | Posted 28.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Diana Moran

So when will retailers realise that whatever our age we women want to dress with style? When will they get the message that more and older women want artful clothes that which will fit their lifestyle and budget, and advice on the secret of how to pull together a look that's flattering?

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...