UK Fashion

Urban Outfitters Removes 'Depression' T-Shirt

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Urban Outfitters have made (another) fashion faux pas this week, after featuring a 'Depression' T-shirt on their site. Accused of trivialising ment...

A Leather Satchel to Impress My Female Colleagues

Chris Rooney | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Chris Rooney

In an attempt to finesse my office look, I had spent over £300 on a Burberry satchel. I had been observing the trend in office satchels for a while and was pleased to finally join the melee. I suspect the craze started somewhere in East London.

How Cara Delevingne May Have Already Saved 2014

Pete Cashmore | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Pete Cashmore

It's perfectly normal for models to get tattoos, even not very good ones like Cara's, but her friends and advisors apparently started worrying... The tattoo may, it seems, diminish her earning power and remove her from our world's billboards and magazine covers. And so I would like, as this new era dawns for all of us, to warmly thank Cara Delevingne for getting that tattoo.

Best of 2013 Part Two: Fashioning A Better Future

Christine de Leon | Posted 02.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Christine de Leon

After the Rana Plaza disaster last April, consumers could see first hand how their appetite for cheap clothes fuels exploitative working conditions amongst the poorest people on Earth. 2013 became the year that the industry were forced to reevaluate the efficacy of their corporate social responsibility policies.

Top Denim and Jeans Trends for SS14 - Ripped Jeans

Donna Ida Thornton | Posted 28.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Donna Ida Thornton

If you're the scruffy type the good news is you are totally on trend without having to do anything. If you're not and you want to start getting your SS14 look ready then you HAVE to have a pair of ripped jeans.

Diary of a Fashion Design Intern

Bryony Moss | Posted 20.02.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Bryony Moss

People have varying opinions of internships. I think people love to hear the horror stories of an intern but sometimes they aren't that horrific. After graduating with a degree in Fashion Design, the prospect of someone handing me my perfect job on a plate were starting to fade so I began applying for jobs.

Inspirational Instagram

Amal Fashanu | Posted 22.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Amal Fashanu

Instagram has practically become our new Facebook and is a multimillion dollar company at present and not only does it take up a fraction of my time but of nearlyy everyone I know around me.

Top 10 Sale Picks for AW13

Donna Ida Thornton | Posted 22.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Donna Ida Thornton

It's here! Yes, my favourite time of year second only to the new season coming in - SALE. This Christmas has seen confirmation of what we could all see happening bit by bit - the very sensible practice adopted by our retail cousins in the USA of going into sale before Christmas.

Best of 2013 Part One: Funding Ethical Fashion Democratically

Christine de Leon | Posted 22.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Christine de Leon

There are hundreds of fashion projects on both of the major crowdfund platforms that are leveraging online financial support from friends, family and total strangers. Included in the mix are a small but significant number of social entrepreneurs who are using crowdfunding as a way to marry up fashion creativity with sustainable and ethical projects.

Standing at the Crossroads of Fashion's Future - See Me, Feel Me, Touch Me

Benjamin Males | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Tech
Benjamin Males

Set a hundred years from now: is a world where everything in our environment is connected. Our skins have become a medium for digital content: the body a satellite, our flesh a host for streaming media.

The Art of Footwear: Finnish Brand FINSK

Kate Lawson | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Lawson

A graduate of London's Royal College of Art, Finnish-born Julia Lundsten is known for her experimental and avant-garde creative vision, most commonly associated with her high-end footwear brand, FINSK.

Christmas Party Essentials: The Vogue Paris Guide

Vogue.fr | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Vogue.fr

The festive period is upon us, and with it comes a wealth of parties and events, requiring sharp dressing and glamorous looks. From dinner with friends, to work drinks and the all-important Christmas day outfit...

What the Angora Farming Exposé Means for Animal Rights

Maria Chiorando | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Maria Chiorando

Since PETA's much publicised exposé on angora rabbit farming was released, several retailers have decided to stop stocking the product in their stores, which is good news, but it's likely that it's a calculated decision, now that the ugly face of the practice has been revealed to the public.

Christmas All Wrapped Up With Tiffany London

Tiffany London | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Tiffany London

In spite of being mega busy, I love the Christmas period and seeing the excitement on my children's faces when we put up the decorations and their eyes lighting up when we open presents never fails to melt my heart. That's why I think it's so important to make time for my family at Christmas.

Parlez-Vous Fashion: Introducing Caslazur

Eleanor Doughty | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Eleanor Doughty

Last year I had an Australian landlord. He was laid back, always asking me 'how're you going?' and never concerned about anything but the Ashes. Caslazur has the same vibe; her girl is cool and calm. She turns heads, not because she looks a million dollars, but because her clothes have it all worked out.

Christmas Time: Larsson & Jennings AW13 Collection

Bwoywonder | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Bwoywonder

Still stuck for gift ideas for your loved ones this Christmas? Running out of time? Then Swiss-made watchmakers Larsson & Jennings may be just the brand to look for.

Can You Tell The Difference Between Fashion Or Porn?

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When NSS Magazine challenged the internet to spot the difference between fashion and porn images, we were quietly confident that we'd nail it (no pun ...

The Black Tie Ball

Kelly Simpkin | Posted 16.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kelly Simpkin

There is something about winter that just reminds me of black tie events. Dressing up in your most beautiful gown and risking it out in the freezing air to go to a grand event at the most amazing venue. Why do they all seem to happen in the winter?

Let's Get Rid of Unpaid Internships, We're Not Made of Airports

Matt Lacey | Posted 16.02.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Matt Lacey

It's difficult to think of a greater embodiment of wealthy people being able to purchase advantage for their offspring and puts me in mind of an excellent Simpsons scene where Montgomery Burns attempts to buy a place at his alma mater for his son, who is so stupid that Yale set the price of entry as being 'an international airport'.

All I Want for Christmas...

Paula Fry | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Paula Fry

I might not be sure what I want for Christmas, I can, however, tell you what I don't want.... This may or may not be a list of presents I have received in the past. Husband, Mother, Mother in Law, Friends. Look. Away. Now.

Dressing for the Office Christmas Party, Take a Reality Check

Jan Shure | Posted 15.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jan Shure

Hands up anyone who has bought a full-on, sequins, lace or sheer party frock to wear for the so-called "party season". No, thought not. Because, let's be totally honest here, despite all the magazine articles... very few women actually wear a full-blown party frock for the office "do".

12 Pictures Of Peter O'Toole, Just Being Peter O'Toole

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.12.2013 | UK

Peter O'Toole was perhaps the most dashing, most captivating, most hilarious, most gorgeous actor you could think of. RIP to the man who just did n...

Christmas in Paris: The Gift Guide

Vogue.fr | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Vogue.fr

Forget the dull and done-before, for a Christmas present with all the sleekness and sparkle the season deserves, where better to look than the city of lights? And who better to advise on what is sure to have every Parisienne or wannabe Parisienne smiling on Christmas morning?

The Rebellious Pop Artist: Ben Levy

Kate Lawson | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Lawson

Taking that aesthetic and fusing it with some of the world's most celebrated and iconic celebrities from politics, music, fashion and film, is London-based artist Ben Levy - a rising talent on the commercial art scene, presenting his vision of pop culture with an urban twist.

I Like Old Clothes and I Cannot Lie

Ben Shires | Posted 09.02.2014 | UK Comedy
Ben Shires

My only real party gripe, and one I fear is acutely specific to me, is that small talk - the lifeblood of the latter uPBE - often throws up a situation that leaves me stumped. And annoyingly, it's all my own fault.