UK Models

Vogue Tells Schoolgirls 'Models Aren't Really This Polished'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 06.09.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Fashion magazine giant Vogue is sending behind-the-scenes videos to 1,000 schools in the hope of making young girls realise the models in their magazi...

LOOK: One Lecturer's Unconventional Method Of Teaching Science

The Huffington Post UK/WENN | Posted 02.09.2013 | UK Universities & Education

One university lecturer has figured out a way to get her students interested - getting one of them to strip off and pose as a living display. Dr. C...

On A Roll: Winston Churchill's Great Granddaughter Lands 11 A*s..

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.08.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Sir Winston Churchill's great-granddaughter really has got something to smile about: just after being signed by modelling agency Storm she discovered ...

How To Do Model Yoga

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

There are so many variations of yoga it's getting hard to keep track of them all. From Bikram to Vinyasa, on a rooftop or at a morning rave, it seems ...

Watch: Nude Models Advertise Coffins, We Wonder If They're Going To Hell (NSFW)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle

We don't think there is ever a right time to use naked women to sell products, but if we had to pick the most inappropriate time... it would probably ...

Loaded, Nuts, Zoo, To Told To Cover Up In The Co-op

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.07.2013 | UK

Lads' mags must be covered up in modesty bags or 4,000 Co-operative stores will refuse to stock them, the company has announced. Front, Loaded, Nut...

Skinny and Boring

Harriet Williamson | Posted 07.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Harriet Williamson

This buck-passing attitude, the 'oh but the top agencies send us these skeletal models' and the 'oh but the designers only make the clothes in tiny sample sizes' circular evasion has to stop. Someone needs to take responsibility and step up to the table on this one.

The End of Standardised Beauty?

Johanna Sartori | Posted 03.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Johanna Sartori

There is a whole feminist argument to be had about why in 2013, women are still enslaved to a male version of what we should apparently look like, but more importantly perhaps there is also a very dangerous effect of the drive to fit a standard aesthetic; namely the rise of eating disorders.

Fashion Alters Gender Definitions

Zoe Yates | Posted 10.07.2013 | UK Style
Zoe Yates

It's clear that fashion is altering the messaging of gender and that that people are increasingly choosing to wear clothes no longer specific to a given gender - as such it's becoming increasingly difficult for society to categorize fashion by gender alone.

Plus-Size 'Fatshionista' Bloggers Model For Evans' Clements Ribeiro Spring 2013 Collection

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle

While digital fashionistas will already know that curvy bloggers have been taking the fashion blogosphere by storm in recent years, for those of us be...

Debenhams' Campaign Uses Plus-Size Models, Paralympians And A 69-Year-Old

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 15.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Department store Debenhams has broken the fashion mould by casting a diverse range of models for its summer 2013 campaign. The High Summer Look Boo...

A Picture of 'Health'

Dale Bilson | Posted 11.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Dale Bilson

I feel duty bound to highlight that it isn't just women who are expected to subject themselves to bizarre and often dangerous practices in order to look good on the pages of magazines.

Jarrod Scott Covers Vogue Hommes International Freedom Issue

Vogue.fr | Posted 08.06.2013 | UK Style
Vogue.fr

What happened when we had coffee with cover model Jarrod Scott? Get an exclusive first look inside the Spring/Summer 2013 Vogue Hommes International '...

Models Are Dying to Be Thin and Teens Follow

Jan Shure | Posted 04.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jan Shure

Clothes generally photograph better on slim women, but the notion of "slim women" has been subverted by digital technology. The ability to elongate, remove cellulite and remove flesh and curves with clever tools like Photoshop has led to images of women that are unattainable.

Josie Cunningham's £4,800 NHS Boob Job - Money Well Spent?

Mahmood Naji | Posted 27.05.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Mahmood Naji

This is the story of an aspiring model who received a purported £4,800 breast enlargement on the NHS (enlarged to 36DD if you're curious) because her 'flat chest' was ruining her life... In terms of resources, £4,800 could buy 590 pairs of disposable gloves, 126 catheters, and - in a touch of morbid irony - four months of Herceptin treatment.

WANTED: 'Ugly Models' For Agency Casting Call

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 01.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If when you picture a casting call at a modelling agency you imagine a room full of long-limbed, 20-somethings with high cheekbones and even higher he...

Morning Miss

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Laura Butler is a school teacher with a rather unusual hobby - she a lingerie model in her spare time. By day, Butler teaches A-level psychology an...

My London Fashion Week

Rachel Montague-Ebbs | Posted 17.04.2013 | UK Style
Rachel Montague-Ebbs

There are two ways to watch a fashion show at fashion week. Either seated or standing, usually if you have a personalised invitation or a coloured sticker on it; then you are seated, If not then you join the scrum that is the 'standing queue' which being only 5'4" fills me with dread.

Suvi Koponen Covers Vogue Paris March Issue

Vogue.fr | Posted 15.04.2013 | UK Style
Vogue.fr

Finnish model Suvi Koponen covers Vogue Paris for the first time this month, shot by Mert & Marcus for our March 2013 avant-garde issue, available 22 February.

Models Pose In Poo For Calendar

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle

If Kate Moss, Cara Delevingne and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley's antics are anything to go by, you'd think the life of a model was an endless stream of p...

'It's Natural For Children To Wear Bikinis'

The Huffington Post UK | David Hobbs | Posted 21.11.2012 | UK

Organisers of a Chinese motor show have rejected criticism for allowing girls as young as five to model alongside the exhibits dressed only in bikinis...

Connecting The Dots: American Football and Fashion

James Walden | Posted 05.01.2013 | UK Sport
James Walden

American Football (the NFL) always arouses certain adjectives to mind: braun, finesse, speed, perseverance... fashion?

Pictures Of The Day From Huffington Post Picture Desk Live: 11th October 2012

Posted 11.10.2012 | UK

Scroll down for some of the best news, entertainment, culture and sports pictures from around the world, brought to you by The Huffington Post's Pictu...

Is Hollywood Obsessed With Youth?

Gia Marie Barbera | Posted 20.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Gia Marie Barbera

I was recently working in Hollywood, the land of the size zero. I felt like the bright- eyed girl heading off to Hollywood to follow my dreams. I went...

London Fashion Week, Survival of the Fittest and Fashionable

Lorna Weightman | Posted 13.11.2012 | UK Style
Lorna Weightman

For all that I analyse my own style, this year, there is a change a coming with a new mantra - "I will survive". So to put this into practice I have taken my learnings and documented what I can only describe as a guide for my fellow attendees...