UK Trends

Dr. Martens Fashionable Expansion

Zoe Yates | Posted 30.08.2013 | UK Style
Zoe Yates

Dr. Martens brand continues to grow in strength and I'm pleased to report that the brand has some ambitious plans for the UK retail market. In 2011 the brand had just four stores in the UK, however over the last few years Dr. Martens has been rapidly expanding it's high street presence.

Americana - Autumn's trend

Antonia O'Brien | Posted 30.06.2013 | UK Style
Antonia O'Brien

It may only be the month of May, but autumn's cuts, styles and trends will be in the shops before you can say, 'is that it?' ... Since filing through the showrooms and trawling the rails of the autumn/winter collections, it is clear that one trend is here to stay; Americana.

Spring Shopping With Vogue.fr

Vogue.fr | Posted 25.06.2013 | UK Style
Vogue.fr

After a very long wait, Spring has finally arrived in Paris. At Vogue.fr we have been anxiously waiting to dig into our warm weather wardrobes for what feels like months, and can't wait to wear our springy pieces once again. To celebrate the belated, but very welcome spring, we've gathered our favourite looks from Spring/Summer 2013.

Super-Stylish Interiors Trends for 2013

Jess Shanahan | Posted 25.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jess Shanahan

Like anything, the interior design industry has its own trends that come and go. Some of them are influenced by the catwalks but most of them come from beautiful design exhibitions and the practicalities of life.

The Degeneration of Facebook in 10 Statuses

Leigh Clark | Posted 09.06.2013 | UK Tech
Leigh Clark

In the olden days, Facebook was a fun place to find out what old friends were were up to. A place to catch up with people you'd lost touch with and somewhere you would share a picture of your cute new kitten or your adorable puppy. Unfortunately, things changed...

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.

Exhibition Review: 'Mannequin - le corps de la mode' (Paris)

Kate Lawson | Posted 04.05.2013 | UK Style
Kate Lawson

'Mannequin, Le Corps de la Mode' (Model - the Body of Fashion) is an exhibition currently on show in Paris at Les Docks - Cité de la Mode et du Desig...

Vogue Paris Runway Report: Milan Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2013-2014

Vogue.fr | Posted 01.05.2013 | UK Style
Vogue.fr

The vibe in Milan was thick with these heavy fabrics, elegant, elongated cuts and timeless silhouettes, but some designers like Karl Lagerfeld, Donatella Versace and Peter Dundas contrasted the main themes, presenting rock inspired collections dedicated to the folky feel of the 1960s and 70s and the 1980s punk movement.

Interior Trends 2013 and How to Incorporate Them Into Your Home

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

Your home is a great chance to express your personal style, but like fashions we see on the runway, each season there are key themes that retailers and interiors magazines will be focusing on. The big change this year is that colour is back.

Maison 2013: Interior Trends to Watch Out for This Year

Kelly Hoppen | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kelly Hoppen

This is the perfect time to spend a little bit of money in new throws, bedding, and cushion covers. Textured pieces I love this season include sheep skin throws on the floor, cashmere covers for hot water bottles and items with mixed textures such as satin mixed with wool or linen mixed with boiled wool.

Hot Wedding Trends for 2013

Ruth Harrison Roberts | Posted 06.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Ruth Harrison Roberts

? Well if you are looking for something different for your wedding then take a look at these hotly tipped trends to make sure your wedding will really stand out from the rest.

Thighs The Limit For Japanese Advertising

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 18.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle

From the country that brought us the ice bra, cuddle clubs, and a desire to turn our foreheads into the shape of a bagel, there's a new craze in town....

Here Come the Boys

Vogue.fr | Posted 17.03.2013 | UK Style
Vogue.fr

Hot on the heels of the opening of Menswear Fashion Week 2013-2014 in London, Vogue.fr launched a new platform dedicated entirely to masculine style, with all the latest shows, backstage snaps and street style.

Top Tech Trends To Make Family Lives Easier In 2013

Posted 15.01.2013 | UK Tech

Chris Sanderson, futurologist and co-founder of trend forecasting consultancy The Future Laboratory, presents his top tech trends to make family lives...

How Will You Wear 2013's Top Beauty Trends?

Vogue.fr | Posted 11.03.2013 | UK Style
Vogue.fr

Whether your look is all about fresh, pearly skin, or if you prefer vibrant, eye-catching colours, Vogue.fr brings you the top make-up looks from the Spring/Summer 2013 shows to try at home this year.

Vogue Paris' Top 15 Trends for 2013

Vogue.fr | Posted 05.03.2013 | UK Style
Vogue.fr

See all the trends and decide how you will adapt the runway looks to your wardrobe for 2013.

Charlie Thomas

Dinertainment, Facebook Gifts And Tequila: Trends To Watch Out For In 2013

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 30.12.2012 | UK

2012 has seen some significant business trends - the rise of the business of lending, rather than buying goods, the rise of the electronic cigarette a...

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.

London Fashion Week SS13: Round Up

Kate Lawson | Posted 20.11.2012 | UK Style
Kate Lawson

So London Fashion Week is over for another season, and as we all adjust to walking at an average pace on the pavement as opposed to hurtling along on those Somerset House cobbles, here is my retrospective of the week where all normal life stops, and fashion begins.

Feeling a Little Extreme?

Todd Savvas | Posted 06.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Todd Savvas

There has been a really interesting yet highly peculiar trend occur over the past week or so. Many people are acting slightly strange. I don't mean ju...

Hip to be Spherical: How Football Transcends Trend

Henry Cooke | Posted 17.09.2012 | UK Sport
Henry Cooke

For five years the forces of Social Media have waged an electronic campaign against our most understated quality: modesty. Favouring stealth over strength, the enemy concealed their weapons is the form of presents: MySpace, Bebo, Facebook, Twitter. The plan was beautiful in its simplicity, the opponents of humility had only to watch as we encouraged friends and relatives to unnecessarily broadcasting their thoughts, before we turned the gun on ourselves.

Has Texting Overtaken Talking?

PA | Posted 18.07.2012 | UK Tech

Text messaging is now the most popular form of daily communication between British adults, new figures show. After years of increased use, the amou...

The Tropical Trend... For Your Home?

Nikki Wright | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nikki Wright

So far this summer has been far from a tropical heat wave, although the downpouring of rain has something of the tropics about it.

#TTT: Terrible Twitter Trends

Will Porter | Posted 25.06.2012 | UK Tech
Will Porter

If Twitter trends are an insight into the mind of its users then I fear that we are a mass of witless, sexist, racist, sycophantic celebrity stalkers who do nothing but watch reality TV and third rate children's films.

The Business of Vintage

Naomi Thompson | Posted 17.06.2012 | UK Style
Naomi Thompson

The best piece of advice I've ever been given is, 'You didn't invent the tea cup'. It still makes me smile. Those words came out of the mouth of the most successful retro entrepreneur of them all.