#Leather

You CAN Wear Leathers Over 50

Donna Ida Thornton | Posted 17.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Donna Ida Thornton

One sure-fire way to start a heated fashion debate is to discuss leather jeans. They are the marmite of the fashion world - you either love them or you hate them. I have heard many strong opinions on how women of a certain age shouldn't wear leather jeans.

Parliament Looks To Hire Upholsterer With Experience Of 'Fluted Leather'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.07.2013 | UK Politics

Are you an experienced upholsterer with skills in leather and fabric upholstery as well as cosmetic leather repairs? Then the House of Commons wants t...

Parlez-Vous Fashion: In Which I Fall in Love

Eleanor Doughty | Posted 25.08.2013 | UK Style
Eleanor Doughty

Recently being introduced to Aigner's 'Florence' tote, my heart skipped a beat. That doesn't happen too often - my bar is a high one. But she simply sung to me, trilling her seduction until it was outside my powers to resist a cheeky hold. Slipping her over my arm, our chemistry was instant and permanent

Digital Darwinism - Survival of the Fittest in the 21st Century

Julie Deane | Posted 24.08.2013 | UK Style
Julie Deane

The internet allowed me to take £600 and start a company that now sells to 120 countries around the world generating a turnover of over £1million a month. However, it seems that organisations and individuals are still to realise the opportunity that sits in front of them on their desk.

'No Doubt' Radioactive Metal Could Be In More Clothes

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 29.05.2013 | UK

A leading Indian trade unionist has warned that radioactive metal could be found in vast quantities of clothes and accessories shipped overseas, and t...

Pretty Pastels With an Edge

Ashleigh Houlton | Posted 08.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Ashleigh Houlton

It's that time of year again (although the weather would certainly disagree); with spring in full bloom and summer around the corner, candy colours are back! Flicking through the glossy pages of this month's Vogue, I can't help but be drawn to the ice blues, gentle lilacs, soft pinks, mint greens and lemon yellows.

Simplicity Sells: Bill Amberg

Eleanor Doughty | Posted 09.05.2013 | UK Style
Eleanor Doughty

The handbag is a very special thing. The perfect leather is required for the job at hand, the size an art to perfect, and the fastening is nothing but the third stage of precision difficulty on the path of handbag Eden.

A Fashionable Change of Direction: Taking the Ergonomic Route

Rebecca Stevens | Posted 06.05.2013 | UK Style
Rebecca Stevens

With Paris fashion week coming to an end today, it is only a short while until we begin hearing about the AW13 trends. Having worked at a trend forecasting company, I know the process of whittling down key styles, from whole looks to bag and heel sizes.

Made With Just Leather, And A Knife...

Posted 16.03.2013 | Home

For most artists, the antithesis of synthetic, digitally produced art would be the traditional paint set. But for Welshman Mark Evans, even that is...

Fall/Winter 2012-13 Fashion Trends

Christine Babington Smith | Posted 06.11.2012 | UK Style
Christine Babington Smith

The fashion world is moving on to spring/summer 2013 Ready-to-wear next month; but for the rest of us summer is winding down and we're getting ready to update our winter wardrobes instead. So here is a quick edit of the top trends for fall/winter 2012-13.

In Love With Leather. The Trend That Won't Go Away.

Lorna Weightman | Posted 17.09.2012 | UK Style
Lorna Weightman

Lady Gaga once sung "leather jeans garage glamorous" in her song Paparazzi and no such lyric could be more fitting for next season's mega trend, leather. Yep the chic biker look (without the bike) is what the cool kids will be wearing.

High Street Fav Whistles Gets Edgy As Fashion Looks Ahead to Autumn

Sarah McGiven | Posted 19.08.2012 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

What would we do without Whistles? Solving smart women's sartorial dilemmas since the early 1980s, the British brand has become something of an institution.

Kim K Squeezes Into Tiny Leather Dress For Basketball Date With Kanye

MyDaily | Posted 13.07.2012 | UK Style

Kim and Kanye (and what point to we get to start calling them Kimye?) enjoyed a very public date night over the weekend, with front row seats at a bas...

Style Snap: Kristen Stewart And Alexa Chung Are Fashion Twins In NYC

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK Style

With the whole A-list set in New York over the weekend for the 2012 Met Gala, there was plenty of celeb street style on offer as well as all those hig...

Masterpiece Or Disasterpiece: Kylie Dons Denim, Straps And A Baker Boy Hat

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Style

Who: Kylie Minogue What: An oversized denim shirt over a little black dress, plus buckled and strapped heels, a black shoulder bag and an embellish...

Lako Bukia | London Fashion Week A/W 2012 Catwalk Show Review

Akeela Bhattay | Posted 12.05.2012 | UK Style
Akeela Bhattay

Ever since I first discovered Lako Bukia's collection on the catwalk, two seasons ago, I have been a keen follower of her work and have tremendously enjoyed the presentations of her distinct designs. So, I was very eager to see the unveiling of her Autumn/Winter 2012 collection at London Fashion Week.

Everyday Leather Looks for the Rock Chick at Heart from Urbancode

Sarah McGiven | Posted 08.04.2012 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

Born from a desire to create simple leather basics for every wardrobe, British design company Urbancode produces subtly edgy, great everyday leather and suede womenswear and accessories.

Hot Or Not: Eva Longoria In Leather Trousers

MyDaily | Posted 07.04.2012 | UK Style

Eva Longoria has established herself as the leader of the 'fitted Victoria Beckham dress' pack, so it came as a bit of a surprise to see the Desperate...

Vanessa Paradis Hits Paris Premiere In Red Leather Trousers - But No Sign Of Johnny

MyDaily | Posted 25.03.2012 | UK Style

With whispers still doing the rounds that Vanessa Paradis and Johnny Depp are to separate after 14 years together, there was an extra intense media sp...

Courteney Cox Shows Off Enviable Figure In Leather Mini Skirt

MyDaily | Posted 24.03.2012 | UK Style

Courteney Cox returned to the red carpet over the weekend at a viewing party for her TV show, Cougar Town....

Angelina Jolie Upstages Brad Pitt At Critics Circle Awards In Black Leather

MyDaily | Posted 10.03.2012 | UK Style

Having stolen the show on the Palm Springs Film Festival red carpet the night before, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie got the flashbulbs going again yest...

Weekend Shopping: Get Motorcycle Temptiness With Christmas Party Biker Chic

Sarah McGiven | Posted 11.01.2012 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

With its insouciant, smoking hot cool, the biker jacket is an irresistibly easy, fashion-by-numbers way to add edgy, bad girl vibes to your look, particularly when flung over a fancy frock.

Nicole Scherzinger Arrives At Heathrow In Head-To-Toe Black

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 28.12.2011 | UK Style

Nicole Scherzinger has taken a break from her X Factor USA duties to fly across the pond and appear on our version of the show this weekend - and was ...

Holly Valance Swaps Sequins For Leather LBD

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 27.12.2011 | UK Style

Holly Valance took a break from her Strictly practice for boyfriend Nick Candy's book launch in London last night. The singer swapped sequins for a le...

Hot Or Not: Kelly Brook's Orange Leather Shorts

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 05.10.2011 | UK Style

Kelly Brook seemed determined to have some summer fun yesterday, playing hostess at the launch of the Bulmers Cider Garden in London. The pretty pr...