#Jeans

What Do Earth Day and Levi's Jeans Have in Common? Water Resource Sustainability and Consumer Responsibility

Rose Taylor | Posted 16.06.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Rose Taylor

April 22nd is Earth Day. Maybe this means a lot to you, perhaps it doesn't. Maybe you want to help the environment but don't know where to start. Well, how about don't wash your jeans. Not on Earth Day, or the next day, or the next week or even the next month.

Flares Are in This Spring, But Can Anyone Actually Pull Them Off?

Daisy May Sitch | Posted 31.05.2015 | UK Style
Daisy May Sitch

Sure, Victoria Beckham, Alexa Chung and Poppy Delevingne give good flare game but are we non-model, non-celebrity types actually likely to trade in our skinnies and move into bell-bottom territory? Yes, but all summer?

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.

The Ex-Girlfriend Jean - How the Skinny Jeans Trend Went Too Far

Oliver Tezcan | Posted 13.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Oliver Tezcan

The plus points for ex-girlfriend look for the young male hipsters is that it's tighter, obvs - at the ankle (you can't even slip a finger in underneath), the calf is spray on, and don't even mention the thighs - please note cyclists and rugby forwards need not apply.

The Skinny: Jeans With Staying Power

Julie Hurst | Posted 21.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Julie Hurst

For almost ten years now, skinny jeans have had a sartorial strangle hold on our wardrobes. Despite the fashion press declaring the style 'dead' on a regular basis, we continue to favour the skinny over all other styles. But given the fickle nature of fashion, why has this particular jean stood the test of time? What's the secret to its staying power?

How to Wash Designer Jeans

Donna Ida Thornton | Posted 11.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Donna Ida Thornton

If you look after your jeans, they should be a great investment purchase and last for years. If you wash them as per the care instructions the shape should bounce back each time. If they do start to rip and distress through wear and tear, remember you can always have them patched as a simple denim alteration.

Deadly Denim - The Darker Side of Firetrap

Mik Scarlet | Posted 03.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Mik Scarlet

A story on fashion is not my usual Huffington fair, but I actually started my writing career working for an alternative fashion magazine called Sinzine and studied fashion at college back in my New Romantic youth.

Weekend Shopping: Summer Denim

Sarah McGiven | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah McGiven

From high end to high street, there are some great choices so step outside your jeans comfort zone and try some other denim styles. A shirt dress, these skate shoes and super hot denim heels are topping my wish list this weekend.

To Wash or Not to Wash?

Sophia Parsons | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sophia Parsons

It entered mine one wild Saturday night when I sat staring at the reddish spaghetti stain that had appeared on my favourite pair of denim pipes... and that is how you should actually wash your jeans?

These Scratch And Sniff Jeans Always Smell Minty Fresh

Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK Tech

Great news slobs/intensive jean wearers, you can now buy scratch and sniff jeans that smell forever fresh. A special coating on the Japanese co...

Divine Denim: Woman Who Tried To Cut Off Husband's Penis Is Foiled By His Jeans

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK

A 56-year-old man is no doubt grateful for the wonders of denim after his estranged wife’s attempts to cut off his penis were apparently thwarted by...

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.

Twitter Dressing Down For Netanyahu After Suggesting Iranians Aren't Allowed To Wear #Jeans

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.12.2013 | UK

SEE ALSO: Kurdish Men Cross-Dress In Facebook Campaign To Champion Women's Rights In Iran (PICTURES) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has ...

Dying for a Pair of Jeans

James Elliott | Posted 15.09.2013 | UK Style
James Elliott

What are you wearing right now? Is it a pair of blue jeans? If it is, then it's more than likely they were made in the Guangdong province of China, where over half the world's denim is produced. If they're sandblasted, then someone may well have died making them for you.

Indian Woman Beaten To Death By Mob For Allowing Daughter, 20, To Wear Jeans

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.08.2013 | UK

A 55-year-old woman has been beaten to death by a mob, apparently because she allowed her daughter to wear jeans. Kamlesh Dubey was dragged from h...

The Scandi-Cool Fashion Movement

Claire Ashcroft | Posted 30.06.2013 | UK Style
Claire Ashcroft

It may not seem like the most fashionable place in the world, generally anywhere that isn't London, Paris, Milan or New York tends to get lost in the background noise of the fashion world, but Scandinavian fashion is making it big internationally and is slowly but surely creeping into London style.

No More Fat Days

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Of all the wardrobe staples, jeans have a habit of creating as many problems as they solve. You find the perfect pair, then put on a few pounds and...

Today I'm Wearing

Vivian Ho | Posted 06.05.2013 | UK Style
Vivian Ho

Wow! It's so warm I'm wearing a summery blouse today! Looks like we finally got our first glimpse of Spring...so in the spirit of that, I'm wearing a flowy bird and floral print long blouse.

Today I'm Wearing

Vivian Ho | Posted 02.05.2013 | UK Style
Vivian Ho

We have had slightly warmer weather the past few days, so I have swapped my heavy coat for a sheepskin gilet. My outfit today is all about natural tones and colours.

Made in Edinburgh: Louise Thompson Launches New Jeans Line 'Pocket'

Sophie O'Mahony | Posted 25.01.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Sophie O'Mahony

Louise Thompson, 22, is just as pretty in real life as she is on TV. And while Made In Chelsea, the hit e4 reality TV show about the lives and loves o...

'Virtual Tape Measure' Can Measure You For Jeans With A Webcam

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Tech

Shopping for jeans could be made easier - and potentially more humiliating - by a new system which is able to measure shoppers by webcam. Developed...

Today I'm Wearing

Vivian Ho | Posted 11.01.2013 | UK Style
Vivian Ho

Jewel tones are my favourite colours and today I'm wearing a deep rich hue of purple. It has a side neck tie which dresses up the outfit and keeps me warmer as well. I have paired it with the Zara 'tweed' style jacket I wore a few posts ago.

Seven Secrets of the Science of Shopping

Jody Brettkelly | Posted 09.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jody Brettkelly

Once upon a time I flatted in London with two economists. One of them, Miguel, was from Madrid and he had learned most of his English while studying at London Business School. Thus he would talk about his "portfolio of shirts." I teased him at the time (very kindly) but I later realised how wise was his view of the world and how it could er, justify one's shopping habits.

Today I'm Wearing

Vivian Ho | Posted 05.01.2013 | UK Style
Vivian Ho

With the weather being so dull, I wanted to add some summer colour - buttercup yellow!

Tonight I'm Wearing

Vivian Ho | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK Style
Vivian Ho

Someone mentioned that I haven't posted anything I've been wearing for the evenings in the last couple of months....so here we go!