UK Style

Smart Shopping: My AW14 Maternity Capsule Wardrobe

Faye Jacobs | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Faye Jacobs

I've been stocking up on maternity clothes since I was 7 weeks pregnant and now at almost 18 weeks am finally able to fit into them! I absolutely love maternity wear, pretty much everything is stretchy.

Why Healthy Living (or a Version of It, at Least) Is the New Rock N Roll

Baukjen de Swaan Arons | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Baukjen de Swaan Arons

There have been no fridge doctors or crazy cold-turkey approaches to eating. What there has been is a growing interest in living a better life, but not just for me - I've seen a real sea-change of attitude towards the way we are all living our lives. Mine in part, I have to confess, has all been wrapped up with my slight obsession with social media. I'm an Insta-junkie.

Style Crushing on the Girls of GIRLS

Annaliese Watkins | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Annaliese Watkins

I'll admit I was a little late to the Girls party. But once I arrived, I partied HARD, watching all three seasons in the space of a week. The finale marked a Lena Dunham-shaped hole in my life, which I have partially filled with her new autobiography Not That Kind of Girl, but by and large I remain pining for season 4 to hit our screens next year.

Hook the Customer Up to the Machine, Please

Neil Taylor | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK
Neil Taylor

They say you should never meet your heroes. Well, a couple of weeks ago I did. In fact, I got to interview mine: Professor Steven Pinker, Harvard's b...

Why Oscar De La Renta Will Influence the Bridal Industry for Years to Come...

Marina Licht | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Marina Licht

I cannot quite believe that Amal Alamuddin's dress was the last bridal gown he personally designed for a high profile figure. In my opinion, Amal's dress was nothing short of a triumph. It was everything a wedding dress should be and more.

10 Quotes That Show How Much Oscar De La Renta Loved Women

The Huffongtuffignotn | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

In a world that is fraught with so much contention about body image and whether male designers actually hate the women they design waist-pinching clot...

Fashion World Pays Tribute To Oscar De La Renta

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

The fashion world has paid tribute to Oscar de la Renta, following the news of his death. Some of the world’s biggest designers, models and stars...

That Reminds Us... Must Put The Bins Out Tomorrow

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

I always thought Mariah Carey could get away with wearing an old sack and still look good, but after clapping eyes on these pics of her on stage in Ch...

Alexander Wang and H&M Collaboration; A Moment to Think About Fashion, Intellectual Property and Culture

Tania Phipps-Rufus | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Tania Phipps-Rufus

The collaborations between the street and the high-end represent a change in the business of fashion. Amelia Groom in her essay on Japan's contemporary street fashion culture observes that 'change in fashion has often been explained as a 'trickle-down' effect of class imitation followed by class aversion.'

Well, Your Mum Said You'd Regret Stretching Your Earlobes

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A few years ago, stretching your earlobes was all the rage for fashionistas looking for an alternative look. But now repairing stretched earlobes (...

Cheryl's Unfortunate Dress Choice Sparks Muppet Comparisons

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

The most unexpected thing to happen in Saturday's X Factor was, without doubt, the abuse directed at Cheryl that sparked the #Cherylkermit hashtag. ...

The Top Five Bridal Fall 2015 Trends

Marina Licht | Posted 16.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Marina Licht

Even though I have worked in the media industry for over 15 years, I totally understand how confusing it is to women when they are presented with the trends for fall, in other words autumn the following year when they have not even experienced the season this year!

Vogue Paris October 2014: A Family Affair

Vogue.fr | Posted 16.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Vogue.fr

This month's cover is one for the family album. Natasha Poly and her baby daughter pose for Vogue Paris regular Mario Testino, in an intimate portrait, on newsstands now.

'Made In Chelsea' Fashion High Street Edit - Top Three ASOS Looks

Francesca Newman-Young | Posted 13.10.2014 | UK Entertainment
Francesca Newman-Young

I've been filming my online fashion series with new channel Pose, and in this episode I explore some of my favourite ASOS looks of this season. My first look is a casual look which you'll usually find me rocking out on the weekend.

Top 20 Trends for Spring/Summer 2015

Vogue.fr | Posted 13.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Vogue.fr

With seventies influences from Saturday night fever to hippy deluxe, a khaki nod to military style alongside nautical accents, experiments with transparency, patchworks of vintage prints and a mix and match approach to volume and fabric, for Summer 2015 we're set to see contrast take centre stage.

Denim - SS15 Catwalk Trends

Donna Ida Thornton | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Donna Ida Thornton

Like any good fashion girl, September and February are firmly marked in my calendar to herald the start of a new season. Ironically, while we're digging out our Winter coats in September, we're simultaneously being immersed into the world of Spring/Summer with Fashion Week.

Come Autumnal Rain or Shine

Antonia O'Brien | Posted 08.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Antonia O'Brien

After a month of fashion weeks where if I wasn't at a show I was pouring over style.com to see which model was walking what trend, I am now fantasising about the SS '15 trends: slick and retro seventies styling, denim, floral prints in tailored shapes and utilitarian dressing.

Who's Behind This Balaclava?

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 07.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

There aren’t many celebs who could pull off wearing a balaclava, what appear to be men’s work boots and a pair of skelteon-inspired pyjama bottoms...

Abbey Dazzles In Daring Pride Of Britain Dress

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 07.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

When it came to the fashion stakes, Abbey Clancy stole the show on the Pride of Britain red carpet on Monday night. MORE: PICS: Susanna Reid Is ...

Win A ghd Styler, Clothes And Makeup Worth Over £300

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

One woman every 10 minutes receives the devastating news that she has breast cancer in the UK. Breakthrough Breast Cancer is determined to stop br...

The Problem With Fashion and Online Shopping...

Monty Munford | Posted 03.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Monty Munford

It's been 14 years since Natalie Massenet launched her revolutionary ambition on the world: women could buy clothes online. Online! On the internet! Who could imagine? Fast forward to 2014, and it's hard to imagine anything different.

Stop Trying to Sell Me Feminism - I'm Being There, Doing That, Not Buying Your T-Shirt

Sara McCorquodale | Posted 02.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sara McCorquodale

This feminist rally makes me feel uneasy. Wonderful that equality is being brought to the forefront in such a dynamic manner, but worrying it's being utilised as part of a trend. Worrying that brands - not just Chanel - are using feminism as a way to sell, as if the ideology and movement needs merchandise.

Once You Read This You May Never Suffer With Blisters Again

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 06.10.2014 | UK Style

Whether you're dealing with blisters from a pair of painful shoes, a rip in your tights or a bra that digs into your shoulders, us women are forced to...

Stella McCartney Removes Image Of 'Very Ill' Model

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 03.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Stella McCartney has apologised for posting an image of what some described as a "very ill" looking model on Instagram. The picture in question sho...

Nude for Fall

Charlotte Cave | Posted 29.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Charlotte Cave

Looking through the magazines for Autumn Winter 2014 you would be right in thinking there is a sense of 'anything goes' this season. The catwalk was awash with so many different looks, textures and silhouettes