But what struck me as I peddled through city after city, each offering a kaleidoscope view into how our clothes, textiles, tiles, electronics to even our door knobs are made, is how disconnected Western people are with the impact of our consumption on communities around the world.
If, like myself and millions of other men across the UK, you tick this specific box, especially if it's your first real attempt at sporting facial hair, then today is officially your lucky day. Below I've surmised a list of products that should see you through from the early stubbly stage to full on 'Neptune's fury' proportions.
I have been blogging as my main source of income for the past few years, and am able to live the life I want from doing what I love. But before you get to this stage there are some basic things you need to put in place which are; a good SEO, a great content, and good images for your blog.
Slow fashion is instead about evolving a personal style and incorporating consciousness into fashion, not manically following seasonal trends but rather staying true to yourself. This is why we put together this little list, to highlight the nine things you need to know about slow fashion!
Can all technology companies just dial it down for a while, so we can gather ourselves? No new models, no new operating systems, no new features. I just need a break from all of this constant improvement. I'm exhausted with it all.
From tutorials on how to make makeup for men look natural and how to master the art of contouring, right through to applying guyliner, concealer and even mascara, these Vloggers cover all bases in helping men achieve their desired look with complete ease.
Your undertone is the colour observed under your skin. From my study in makeup and fashion styling, I can very well say that two undertones exist for women of colour. They are cool and warm.
Are you having the wool pulled over your eyes when you're being told you're getting a bespoke suit, when it's really made-to-measure? The answer is a resounding NO! according to award-winning Savile Row tailor Alexandra Wood whose clients appear on GQ's best dressed list.
Denmark is not only world-famous for its design tradition, it is also a country that is leading in terms of social and environmental mindfulness. The following Danish fashion brands proof that a high sense of aesthetics, fashion-forwardness and responsible production methods can perfectly complement one another.
A woman's external image has always been in the spotlight, albeit wanted or unwanted. Trends of ideal body weights, shapes and facial beauty may have shifted over the decades but ultimately many women feel that they are still judged by their external appearance.
These are some of the words I frantically tapped into my iPhone notes during Fyodor Golan's stunning London Fashion Week presentation: 'tender, ferocious, glitchy, primal, diverse'. The words hit me in digital waves
Promoting body positivity is always a huge focus point for me. So championing the face of Hummingbird are not models, but real and relatable women that have fought their very own battle against breast cancer at least once in their life.
I know workplace dress codes are usually unwritten and grow out of culture. If you get the memo, so to speak, all well and good. But it can be so easy to stick out like a sore thumb if you fail to read between the lines. When did things get so complicated!
Every season has it's key pieces, the indispensable: these are my top 5. If you don't already own them then you should treat yourself. They will effortlessly update your style for the cold season ahead.
It's pretty clear that the phenomenon of street style is here to stay. This Fashion Week I was out on the streets of London to scout for the best style, trends and why is the capital the most fashionable in the world. London Fashion Week might have ended but what a busy week it was.
Since then, I have been on this fascinating journey to learn more and more about the natural dyeing and eco-printing processes and especially the values that lie behind these techniques. What I did at the time was going online and researching as many eco artists and artisans on social media as I could find.
The trend to wear lingerie as outerwear is growing momentum. With Vogue showing us how to perfect the lingerie as outerwear trend and with the most recent lingerie inspired catwalks, it got me wondering. Will it ever be acceptable for you or I to reveal the underwear beneath our clothes?
For me fashion has always been a feminist issue - not only because clothes can empower you, but also because the clothes we wear are most likely being sown and made by other women - so we carry their stories with us every single day.
Looking great unfortunately comes at a cost. Whether you're pounding away on the treadmill for hours each week, or pumping the weights, feeling on top form doesn't come easy gentlemen. On top of keeping your body in great shape, it's also crucial to maintain a good men's grooming routine and to help you do this, you'll need a little help from the experts along the way.