Tag : fashion

Vogue in politics: creating an impact through fashion

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We often associate the fashion industry with superficiality, a world where everything is based on appearance and following what we are told is ‘trendy’. Indya Harvey looks at a few of the most political moments in Vogue, proving that fashion can be both profound and impactful. The Women’s March One … Read More

Fur Free, Finally…

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In recent years, fur has become more than a fashion statement; it’s become an everyday essential, seen on coats, gilets, hats and more. Where previously real fur was a sign of a luxury garment, our generation is starting to favour a more ethical choice. Real fur is seen as outdated, … Read More

Feminist Slogan T-Shirts – A Disillusionment With Feminism?

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The eight-letter word – ‘feminist’ – is enough to make anyone produce some involuntary sound. A gasp; a sigh of relief; maybe an awkward cough? Despite decades of development, its definition remains up for debate. The Oxford English Dictionary offers some help; it simply labels a feminist as “an advocate or … Read More

Dive into Dua Lipa’s style file

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Dua Lipa, British singer- songwriter and model, is one of the most stylish celebrity you’ll find. Mixing the most feminine items of clothing with some baggy pieces on tour, at home or on stage, everything works with her body. Dua’s style tells you very clearly that you can wear anything … Read More

Female Body Hair, Is It Accepted?

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Arvida Bryström, does the name ring a bell? Arvida is a Swedish model who challenges gender stereotypes and promotes mental health awareness. But this time she is making headlines for another reason. The twenty-six-year-old recently appeared in an Adidas superstars campaign, where she showed off her unshaven legs. Since then, … Read More

Adidas model receives abuse after being pictured with hairy legs

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At the end of last month, Adidas Originals launched their AW17 Bold Women’s campaign, a collection that can be distinguished by the chunky, curved platform sole: the material embodiment of a firm, powerful step… Some might say the metaphor is too obvious. To promote the campaign, through a number of … Read More

Outfit of the week: Darla Dryland

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As we were greeted by grey skies and rain clouds last week, I’ve been wearing my brightest, boldest clothes on campus in the hope that the weather might take a leaf out of my book!  The Coat  As anyone who knows me will know, I am OBSESSED with yellow. When … Read More

Top 5 trends this Fall

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It’s that time of year again that the leaves are dropping (and so are the temperatures), the essays are being set and it seems the only option for a little autumnal cheer is a shopping spree. With so much choice though, we’ve narrowed down our top five trends to keep … Read More

Rain rain come again, you give me an excuse to go shopping!

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With winter fast approaching and rainclouds looming overhead, panic buying three pairs of the same black jeans and twenty grey chunky knits may seem like a viable option. Fear not – it is possible to avoid looking like a pig in a blanket during the cold and dreary months. Patent … Read More

Is Paris still the fashion capital of the world?

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This year’s Paris Fashion Week saw statement moments such as Saint Laurent’s stunning show at the foot of the Eiffel Tower and the rise of Kaia Gerber – supermodel Cindy Crawford’s offspring. Fashion culture has homed itself in the city of love for over 300 years with Parisians fashion orientation … Read More