UK Fashion

Muslim Fashion Designer's Anti-Racism Stance: 'I'm Not A Terror Threat'

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

Muslim fashion designer Frida Deguise has taken a stand - or, more accurately, a catwalk - against racism in the fashion industry. 'I'm a fashion t...

Twiggy On Ageism In Fashion: 'Of Course You Can Wear Leather At 65'

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

Twiggy has made a rallying cry for women 'of a certain age' not to feel pressured into 'dressing for their age'. "I refuse to say women of certain...

Savage Beauty at V&A Is a McQueen Masterclass

Victoria Sadler | Posted 13.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Victoria Sadler

Lee Alexander McQueen was a rare talent - he had that scarce combination of superb craftsmanship and extraordinary vision. And both of these pillars of his strength are on show in this stunning new exhibition of his work.

Kathy Griffin's Got a Point: Fashion Police's Brand of Criticism Deserves to Be in the Slammer

Rachel McGrath | Posted 13.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Rachel McGrath

Kathy Griffin's exit from E!'s Fashion Police, after just seven shows, may come as a shock, but the presenter's leaving statement makes more than a few pertinent points. Namely, that the days of poking fun and (often nastily) joking about women's style decisions are over. THANK GOD.

Women in Business: Nadja Swarovski On How She 'Charges Her Batteries'

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Nadja Swarovski is a real gem. When she's not spending time with her family - the most important aspect of her life - she's growing the Swarovski e...

Why There Is Another Side to Fashion Than Perfect Beauty

BritChick Paris | Posted 11.05.2015 | UK Style
BritChick Paris

All the promises and commitments to giving girls a better future and empowering women to do more are thrown out the window when they are then used as clothes horses. What message does that send to our teen daughters!?

Larry Clark and J.W. Anderson Make an All-Star Team

Vogue.fr | Posted 06.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Vogue.fr

What do Larry Clark and Jonathan Anderson have in common? Unique talent that pushes the limits of creativity and inspires others the world over. And when two original talents join forces, the result is sure to be sensational. Meet two creatives brought together over dissident youth culture.

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley's Barbie Impression Scares Us

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 05.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

It's official, Barbie-mania has sent the fashion world potty. In a pink, plastic and 100% Barbie-themed photoshoot for Vogue Japan, Rosie Huntingto...

Black and Blue

Caragh Little | Posted 01.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Caragh Little

It's just one of those passing fashions: meta, almost, a passing fashion about a passing fashion: a stripy dress which will go out of style almost as quickly as people forget the online debate about what colour it looks in different kinds of light.

Just In Time For Mother's Day, D&G Pay Homage To Mums In Milan

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Dolce & Gabbana have long been known for their gorgeous family-centric campaigns. But their latest catwalk show was really something to behold. ...

Scarves Up To My Ears

Caitlin Charles-Jones | Posted 30.04.2015 | UK
Caitlin Charles-Jones

Since getting back in the studio I have been super motivated, I'm working on a range of men's socks for a brand - they're going to be simply fabulous so watch this space.

London Fashion Week is Not Just About Fashion

Flavilla Fongang | Posted 28.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Flavilla Fongang

For me and many women and men, the fashion industry is an addiction. Its constant reinvention keeps us captivated and eager for more. Looking beyond the glitter, the flashing lights and the clinking glasses of champagne, London Fashion Week is more than just fashion.

Magazine Apologises For Image Of 'Unhealthily Thin' 16-Year-Old

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Danish magazine COVER has apologised for using an image of what many have called an "unhealthily thin" model in its latest issue. The picture of 16...

Fashion School Dropouts

Victoria Drysdale | Posted 26.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Victoria Drysdale

In the wake of London Fashion Week it is important to think about why it is that students are frequently too worried to study fashion. Look around fashion is everywhere and it is a big deal.

Nailing Your Fashion DNA

Julie Hurst | Posted 25.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Julie Hurst

This 'between season' period of fashion limbo is the perfect time to work out who we are, sartorially speaking, so that we make sure we avoid those expensive mistakes we may have made in the past, both in terms of cost and style.

We Love You Cambridge Satchels - Nuts for New Peanuts Bags

Sarah McGiven | Posted 24.04.2015 | 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 25.04.2015 | 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 20.04.2015 | 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 22.04.2015 | 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 22.04.2015 | 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 20.04.2015 | 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 20.04.2015 | 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 18.04.2015 | 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.