UK Fashion

Forty and Fabulous: Mature Mums on the Rise

Tiffany London | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Tiffany London

Recently some stats were released showing that the number of new mums in their 40s is on the rise, with numbers increasing fourfold in the last 30 years. Surprising to some, but it's certainly a change I've also noticed over recent years.

Style Soapbox: Bear-Faced Cheek

Alexandra Murphy | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Alexandra Murphy

Did you notice, a couple of weeks ago, on Tuesday 9th November, a whole host of women in your workplace - or on your train, or on your walk home - looking a little paler than normal? A little less defined, a little less 'glowy'?

10 Must Have Jeans

Donna Ida Thornton | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Donna Ida Thornton

For the perfect denim wardrobe you really do need some great basics, a couple of luxe fashion pieces that will stand the test of time, and one or two things that will give a nod to the season so everyone knows you're a cool fashion girl and you love being up to the minute.

Why Are We So Excited About Kenzo?

Alexandra Murphy | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Alexandra Murphy

Perhaps FlowerbyKenzo is the prevailing memory of most because it's simply the most memorable thing that came out of the confusing decade that followed Takada's retirement from the brand in 1999.

Finally Fashion Women Can Relate To: Debenhams Introduces Size 16 Mannequins To Store

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Many of us have come to terms with the fact that - no matter how much we suck our tummies in or how tall our high heels are - clothes will never look ...

Jumper-round

Ravi Grewal | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ravi Grewal

The excuse to indulge yourself with a good piece of knitwear is, in my humble opinion, one of the best things about winter.

Style Soapbox: Slogan T-shirts

Alexandra Murphy | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Alexandra Murphy

I have a confession. I've realised that one of my most-hated fashion crimes, was until not-so-long-ago one of my greatest fashion guilty pleasures. Something I couldn't help but love, I'm starting to love to hate.

Tonight I'm Wearing

Vivian Ho | Posted 31.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Vivian Ho

When looking for high-street pieces such a dress like this, it's aways better to go for something simple. That way, it's easier to carry off as more high end. For dresses on the high-street, I never go for anything too detailed, because the quality doesn't come through. Simple= better!

Going Hard For Brooklyn

Ravi Grewal | Posted 30.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Ravi Grewal

Founded by two friends from Paris who describe themselves as 'passionate about new horizons', the pair in question began exploring urban culture in order to create a truly authentic label.

How to Dress Yourself Slim

Realbuzz.com | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Realbuzz.com

If you've been shunning the gym or over-indulging on your favourite treats lately and now the panic has kicked in, relax - it's still possible to look your best for any big event. To look instantly slimmer, whatever your body shape or size, check out these tips on how to dress yourself slim.

People of Fashion Week

Stephanie Goward | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Stephanie Goward

Lingering in a sartorial Shangri-La, all manner of fashionistas are paraded before you, making the queueing not the total ball of the foot ache that one would expect, but actually a wholly entertaining experience. So, here I offer my breakdown of the types of people to expect to encounter at London Fashion Week.

What's With All the Neoprene?

Alexandra Murphy | Posted 26.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Alexandra Murphy

Since Spring/Summer 2013, neoprene has only become more prolific on the couture and catwalk scene, as the futuristic base for exaggerated silhouettes and sports-inspired looks.

Gustav Klimt's Influence on Autumn/Winter 2013 Collections

Jenny McFarlane | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jenny McFarlane

If you are anything like myself and many other art and design lovers, you may already be seduced by Gustav Klimt's sumptuous and romantic aesthetic. In fact, I am a little obsessed and have been ever since I was an impressionable teen.

Weekend Shopping: Things That Are Making Me Happy

Sarah McGiven | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah McGiven

I've been away getting some winter sun for a little while (more on that later) and am currently at the mercy of my holiday souvenir - a nasty virus. So this week's post is a selection of things that have been making me smile despite my present grottiness.

Must-Have Travel Accessories for Rainy Autumn Getaways

Elle-Rose Williams | Posted 24.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Elle-Rose Williams

If I learnt one lesson from travelling the world, it was just how unpredictable the weather can be. It didn't matter where we were either - the rain and thunder seemed to follow us around wherever we went.

Fashion Intentions

Yasmin Khatun | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
Yasmin Khatun

As the thin piece of attire some Muslim women choose to cover their faces with (as part of religious principal) once again becomes a point of discussion here in Britain, it is today an important day to think about clothing.

Art Meets Fashion: BLK DNM x Gardar Eide Einarsson SS14

Kate Lawson | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Lawson

The SS14 collection for women and men continues its modern interpretation of key basics - denim, leather, knitwear and tailoring - but this time with the introduction of print in the form of graphic word art by Einarsson.

AW13 for Men

Harriet Williamson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Harriet Williamson

AW13 contains plenty of wearable trends that can be found at more pocket-friendly prices on the high street. Seek out faux-fur trims on coats, printed dinner jackets and slim-fit roll neck sweaters. This winter, it's all about keeping cosy while still looking sharp.

How Much Could Dr Martens Boots Be Sold For?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Dr Martens, the classic British boot brand, is poised to be sold to private equity firm Permira for around £300 million. The Griggs family, which ...

Spring/Summer 2014 Fashion Week Round-up

Vogue.fr | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Vogue.fr

The Spring/Summer 2014 Fashion Weeks were full of treats, trends and timeless pieces. You might not have wanted to miss a minute, but it's easy to let a show or two slip through your fingers...

Why are we wearing flat shoes?

Alexandra Murphy | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Alexandra Murphy

It feels like since the moment the sparkling catwalks of Paris closed for the season, all I've seen is long-legged style stars - those be-lashed gazelles renowned for sporting six-inch stilettos - wearing flat shoes.

Wife, Mum & Entrepreneur - a Crash Course for Tiffany London

Tiffany London | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Tiffany London

It's hard for me now to imagine juggling two young children with a demanding home-business, but I guess I always had the bigger picture in my mind, which was the huge possibilities that lay ahead if I could get this to work. I looked permanently exhausted, but I didn't mind.

Are Care Instructions for Clothes Getting Wimpy?

Claire Lynch | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Claire Lynch

WTF?! It's made from 100% Polyester - something I thought was easily washable?! If I'm paying £550 for for an item of clothing, surely a basic requirement is that it's able to be cleaned so it can be worn again?!

Post Fashion Week Pampering

Shona Wallace | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Shona Wallace

Now that the Fashion Week fuss has mostly calmed down, and those pressing show reports are all but finished, it is time to relax, rejuvenate and revitalise. Though you may not have all the time in the world to spend on number one, an assortment of luxurious London spas are offering a little serenity in the city.

Fashion Hot Spots in Florence

Madame Allsorts | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Madame Allsorts

Florence possesses a whimsical romance that fashion lovers can fall in love with, quite rightly so as it's the birthplace of many of the large Italian houses! So here's a rundown of who runs this city!