Tag : fashion

Is Feminism a commodity?

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Following the recent #MeToo allegations against Topshop owner Sir Philip Green, Harriet Timmins discusses the fine lines which come with political fashion. In the wake of what has been dubbed the British #MeToo scandal, which has seen Sir Philip Green – the man that dominates our high street – accused … Read More

No Pain, No Gain: Are Heels Worth the Hassle?

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“Periods, giving birth, menopause… stilettos.” The process of wearing heels was finely stated by goggle-box star, Chris, a few years back. As an Essex girl myself, I’ve always loved getting glammed up and high heels have always been a staple item of mine and many girls’ wardrobes. So, I’d reached the … Read More

K-Fashion: The Streetwear Trend To Look Out For

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With the recent rise of K-pop in the mainstream music circuit, other aspects of Korean culture are achieving similar recognition – namely, Korean fashion. Generally, Koreans choose very on-trend items, and both women and men carefully select their chosen ensembles. This results in outfits that implement colour without looking too … Read More

Students Supporting Local Leeds Vintage

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When it comes to vintage shops, everyone has an opinion. Whether you think they’re junkyards full of old rubbish or treasure troves of one-off pieces, there’s no denying that bargain hunting is back in style. Not only can you bag yourself a good deal, but vintage clothes also have a … Read More

Alexa, what should I wear today?

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Earlier this year, electronic commerce mogul Amazon released a truly innovative piece of technology: a voice-controlled selfie camera to help you decide what to wear and give fashion tips, in a way not dissimilar to Queer Eye’s Tan France – except, of course, without the human warmth, friendliness, and the … Read More

Everything you need to know about the 2018 British Fashion Awards

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The Fashion Awards are hosted by the British Fashion Council, and this year are in partnership with Swarovski. The ceremony will go ahead on December 10th at London’s Royal Albert Hall. The nominees for the awards have been revealed, with new comers and previous nominees making appearances among the names … Read More

Suit-ably Dressed Women

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The powersuit first made its comeback back on the AW17 runways, proving that it means business and is here to stay. From the elegant Meghan Markle to the outrageous Lady Gaga, suits worn by women have never been more on trend. Suits have been a symbol of female power since … Read More

The Rise of Influencer Fashion

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Saffron Clark invites us to give a second thought over why we feel the compulsion to update our wardrobes weekly. In a world where fashion and clothing are so accessible and easy to obtain, we seem to be buying it all, with no limits. As someone who loves to shop, … Read More

Icons Only: The Most Memorable Styles on Stage

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Move over Ed Sheeran, jeans just don’t cut it. Lydia Flack looks at some of the most iconic styles ever to grace the big stage. Beyoncé No this is not a look from the 2018 MET Gala, Beyoncé just does this. Emphasising her pregnancy glow with enough gold and jewels … Read More

“Boobs Are Back” But Where Did They Go?

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Iona Tompkins explains why we need to stop treating women’s bodies as commercial trends. When the New York Post published their controversial article ‘Boobs are back in a big way’, it can only be assumed they were hoping for some idle clickbait, rather than the wave of (completely justifiable) backlash … Read More