UK Zara

Zara Responds To Criticism For Denim Skirt's Resemblance To Pepe The Frog

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 19.04.2017 | UK Style

Zara has responded to criticism they’ve received for a design featured on a denim skirt due to its resemblance to Pepe the Frog. The global shoppin...

Too Old For Zara? How Dare You!

Grace Fodor | Posted 03.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Grace Fodor

I love fashion. It might be considered a frippery to many but it's part of my identity, my passion and my time. Fashion matters and can make a real difference not only to how you look, but how you feel.

The Age When You 'Stop Shopping At Zara' Can Frankly Do One

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 23.03.2017 | UK Style

Zara-lovers may find this news distressing, especially if you’re getting closer to the ripe old age of 27. Recent data research carried out by cons...

Love Your Curves?

Gemma Commane | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK Style
Gemma Commane

The models were not duped or forced to be depicted as skinny, nor are young women mindless consumers. We can and should express concern for things we see in the media or consumer culture, but if we look at how women's bodies are always up for public scrutiny, then what does that say about culture, about patriarchy, about privilege?

The Zara Coat That Was Everywhere In 2016 Is Back

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK Style

Chances are you’ve sat next to one, walked past one or (more than likely) purchased it yourself last year: Zara’s ecru and blue frayed coat. And i...

Everyone In London Is Wearing This Zara Coat

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 26.09.2016 | UK Style

However original your style, if you’ve bought a coat from Zara it’s inevitable you’ll spot someone else wearing it - but not always to this exte...

Zara's Sustainable Collection Is Giving Us Life

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 23.09.2016 | UK Style

Zara has launched a sustainable collection, which is proof that your desire for ethical fashion has an impact on the industry. Consumer demand has see...

Shoppers Threaten To Boycott Zara Following Accusations From Independent Designers

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 26.07.2016 | UK Style

Accusations Zara ‘copied’ the designs of more than 20 independent designers have sparked an online backlash with shoppers threatening to #BoycottZ...

Zara Accused Of 'Copying' Young Designer's Work

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK Style

An independent illustrator accused Zara of “copying” her work without permission. Tuesday Bassen, from LA, US, claimed the high street store has r...

Brexit Could Make Zara More Expensive

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 24.06.2016 | UK Style

As if today couldn't get any worse for those who didn't want to leave our friends in the EU, another horrifying realisation has come upon us. Zara. Co...

Zara Are Basically Turning Its Stores Into Tesco

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 17.06.2016 | UK Style

We have big news for Zara shoppers. Huge. The high street fave might be unrolling self checkout kiosks across all of its stores. Only some Spanish bra...

The High Street And Designer Brands Working Towards Sustainable Fashion

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Style

Levis, H&M, Adidas, Zara and Primark have been named as the global fashion brands with the most transparent supply chains, in a report published to ma...

How to Wear a Brallet

Ivy Ekong | Posted 21.03.2017 | UK Style
Ivy Ekong

Bralettes ranges in design from laced and simple to sexy and embellished. This flirty under layer of clothing is essentially a bra, but can also serve as a complementing article of clothing to your outfit. Bralettes are great for layering underneath tanks and tees, and some designers have even made them capable of being worn as feminine crop tops.

Zara Releases 'Ungendered' Clothing To Mixed Response

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 07.03.2016 | UK Style

Gender neutral fashion has been making headlines for all the right reasons of late, and Zara is the latest brand to embrace androgynous designs. Th...

Muslamic Reagans: Why the Boom in Bangladesh Is About Money Not Bombs

Shihab S Joi | Posted 17.05.2016 | UK
Shihab S Joi

The gunmetal silver Lotus Roadster thunders into the car park of the 12th largest shopping centre in the world, the Bashundhara City Mall. The boys an...

Smart Shopping: My AW14 Maternity Capsule Wardrobe

Faye Jacobs | Posted 21.12.2014 | 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.

People Are Pretty Upset About Mango's 'Nazi Blouse'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK

A fashion chain has been forced to apologise after being deluged with complaints about a blouse featuring a pattern associated with the Nazis. Crit...

Zara Forced To Pull Striped 'Sheriff' Shirt After 'Holocaust Design' Outrage

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 09.09.2014 | UK

The Zara fashion chain has withdrawn a striped shirt for children featuring a "sheriff" star after its design sparked an almighty backlash due to its ...

Spider-Man Premiere 3D London

Amal Fashanu | Posted 29.06.2014 | UK Entertainment
Amal Fashanu

Walking in proved a bit of a mission although I was with my dad so I had a great time walking in whilst having a laugh.

With Another Fall at M&S, It's All About Timing Mr Bolland

Jan Shure | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jan Shure

Get a grip, Mr Bolland, because even if your merchandise is perfect, if it isn't available when the consumer wants to consume it, you might just as well put it straight in the sales bins...

Fancy A Coffee At Sffcccks?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Westerners could become confused as they walk through the eastern Chinese town of Wuxi. After all, everything looks almost the same... But walk a l...

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.

What Does Luxury Mean to You?

Ross A. Klein | Posted 18.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Ross A. Klein

Historically, the term luxury has always been a standard of quality, a mark of authenticity and shielded by a veil of exclusivity. But now the term is increasingly being owned by high street brands looking to squeeze a few more pennies via some nice packaging, leading to this dearth of 'luxury' options.

Save Me From the Allure of the Crisp White Shirt

Jan Shure | Posted 21.05.2013 | UK Style
Jan Shure

I have two in my wardrobe currently, having sent a third to a charity shop last summer. One of the two is wearable - just about - layered under a trophy jumper, with the collar peeking out. The other hangs, unworn, unloved, in my closet reproaching me for my stupidity in falling, yet again, for the illusory charm of a CWS (Crisp White Shirt).

That Mother/Daughter Thang

Paula Fry | Posted 03.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Paula Fry

I may be the wrong side of 40 now but I still want to look funky. And why shouldn't I!? But there is a fine line to looking funky, edgy and cool that can swiftly turn into desperate, try hard and dated.