UK Style

Did You Know Your Trench Coat Was A Symbol Of Feminism?

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Style

Throwing on a trench coat instantly smartens up any outfit - and it is this easy styling that has earned it devoted fans such as the Duchess of Cambri...

Kylie Wows In Madonna-Esque Jean Paul Gaultier Gown

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

Kylie Minogue has stepped out in Paris, sporting a stunning Jean Paul Gaultier corset dress. The ‘Into The Blue’ singer paired her slinky dres...

Coolest Granny On Instagram Transforms Into Kate Moss And Kurt Cobain

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Style

Kate Moss's status as a style icon has now been cemented, as she has received the highest of accolades - a tribute from Instagram sensation 86-year-ol...

The LBD Is A Fashion Icon, But How Did It Get So Popular?

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Style

The Little Black Dress - or LBD as it's affectionately known to its friends - has become synonymous with seductive glamour, with style icons such as A...

Rebel Wilson: 'There Are No Women My Size And Age In Hollywood'

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

Rebel Wilson has said that despite having 'zero fashion sense ' - her words, certainly not ours - she feels a responsibility to take an interest in he...

#GrannyHair Is Trending - Would You Dare To Go Grey?

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

Grey hair is the latest style to trend on Instagram and we love seeing women getting in on the 'silver fox' look. Loving my septum back! 😍 F...

Why We're In Love With L'Oréal's First Asian-American Spokesmodel

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

Someone's getting on the diversity train - first, L'Oréal signs Helen Mirren as an 'I'm worth it' spokesperson, then they make another historic signi...

Christine Hà Offers A Fascinating Insight Into How Blind People Apply Make-Up

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

Masterchef star and visually impaired vlogger, Christine Hà has posted a fascinating tutorial showing how she applies make-up in her 'Blind Life' ser...

Why These Women Are Campaigning Against The Term 'Plus-Size'

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

Women on social media are putting pressure on fashion brands and magazines to drop the term 'plus-size', which they deem to be 'harmful' and 'damaging...

Royal Ascot's 'Fashion Guide' Embraces Granny Glamour

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

Royal Ascot - although ostensibly a horse racing event - is really just an excuse for nearly 300,000 attendees to show off their fashion credentials i...

This Jumper Is 'So Gay' - 100% Gay, To Be Exact

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

'That jumper is so gay,' is a comment that one designer is hoping to hear emanating from the front row of Toronto Fashion Week. The garment in que...

Maternity Fashion: Styling Your Bump For Spring

Faye Jacobs | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style
Faye Jacobs

There have been some major changes occuring this week... The Uggs have been replaced with loafers (more so because I can no longer get them on), I am back to walking the 100 yards to Scarlett's nursery instead of shamelessly driving it, and last years daffodils have made a fresh appearance in my garden pots!

The Most Stylish Chancellor of the Past 50 Years

Oliver Tezcan | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style
Oliver Tezcan

It was a good look and quite easily put him in the running for best dressed Chancellor in the past 50 years. Admittedly the competition from Ken Clarke, John Major, and Alistair Darling isn't exactly that strong, and the only thing Gordon Brown wore well was a scowl.

Winnie Harlow Wins Beauty Award (And We Couldn't Be More Chuffed For Her)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

If you haven't yet come across the gorgeous human being that is Winnie Harlow, then let us fill you in. The model, who has vitiligo - a pigmentatio...

This Woman Created A Skincare Range For Cancer Sufferers

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

When a woman is diagnosed with cancer, she doesn't stop being a woman. She may be exhausted from treatment or worried about her future, but that do...

The 'Kate Effect' Is As Strong As Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Parents

The Duchess Of Cambridge has grown more confident in her maternity style during her second pregnancy and is sticking to styles she feels most comforta...

When It Comes to American Apparel, Regulators Are Total Hypocrites

Nash Riggins | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style
Nash Riggins

This war on American Apparel has got to stop - least of all because it's just giving the company exactly what it wants. But the ASA has got to realise that it's a complete waste of time to point a finger at one company in particular without pointing a finger at the industry as a whole.

Hairy Swimsuit Means You Can Do Away With Your Bikini Wax

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

Ever have that nightmare in which you're naked in public and you have the dawning realisation that you are in need of some serious personal grooming? ...

Packing for Labour: What's in My Hospital Bag

Faye Jacobs | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Faye Jacobs

I am not pinning my hopes on this baby arriving on time! I am however, slowly but surely getting the house together and sorting things out in preparation for the little ones arrival. So starting with the hospital bag, I wanted to share with you what I would be packing.

Watch How Korean Beauty Standards Have Changed In 100 Years

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

In another brilliant video from The Cut, we see how fashion and beauty standards have changed in the last 100 years. This time, the team focus on Kore...

France's Ban On Skinny Models Isn't Enough Say Fashion Experts

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

France's government is inching closer to imposing a ban on models deemed to be too thin, but fashion insiders think the new legislation doesn't go far...

Photographer Nick Knight On Alexander McQueen: 'We Changed The Rules Of Beauty'

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

It's not only devoted fashionistas who are flocking to see the Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty exhibition. The V&A sold 70,000 tickets before the...

'Gang Rape' Dolce & Gabbana Advert Causes More Controversy

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

Another day, another controversy surrounding Dolce & Gabbana. In the same week that designers Stefano Gabbana and Domenico Dolce received criticism...

Ellen Wallwork

Natalia Kills May Have Stolen Her Look, But Who Hasn't?

HuffingtonPost.com | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Style

Natalia Kills may have been sacked for being a bully on X-Factor New Zealand, but we can't help wonder about the criticism she's facing for her style....

Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Entertainment
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

As you enter the exhibition, you are met with the face of Alexander McQueen merging into his trademark skull, which for me signified the work and the person merging into the visionary he became. Known for his legendary catwalks and theatrical style, this has been translated into exhibition form.