Tag : fashion

Leeds’ Vintage Boutiques

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Leeds’ Vintage Boutiques Fashion Editor, Elicka Ghahramani, ranks Leeds’ most renowned secondhand haunts. Sue Ryder: Nestled amongst Headingley’s generous cluster of charity shops, Sue Ryder is often erroneously mistaken as one. But once you enter it becomes pretty clear that the vivacious and eccentric pieces stocked here just scream ‘Very … Read More

Arcminute- the affordable new streetwear brand coming to Leeds

8 months ago / 0 comments

A brand-new London and Ghanaian streetwear brand is launching in Leeds this June. Yes, you heard right. London-based, Ghanaian-raised designer Alexandra Kocovska Cipriani is bringing her new brand, Arcminute, to the students of Leeds. Celebrating the upcoming urban brand, the launch of Arcminute swaps the conventional champagne-sipping reception most brands … Read More

Fashion Psychology: a new dimension to street style

9 months ago / 0 comments

Do your clothes have superpowers? Are they triggering psychological change? Maybe Edith Head was right to tell us; “you can have anything you want in life if you dress for it”. It’s well acknowledged that our minds affect our decisions when getting dressed. No matter how uninterested in fashion you … Read More

From cool to classy: sunglasses trends for SS18

10 months ago / 0 comments

Now that the clocks have gone forward, the days are longer and lighter, and – despite the grey clouds and the beast from the east – we are approaching summer and it’s time to get your hands on the coolest sunglasses trends for this season! SS18 catwalks have seen a … Read More

Celeb Style File: Zoella

10 months ago / 0 comments

UK’s most famous female Youtuber, Zoella, is offering us new fashion input to follow every day. Personally, I absolutely love her outfit ideas, often flaunting some really special pieces that work well in a range of everyday circumstances. She wears a lot that we all can get easily inspired from. … Read More

Positive Change – How is the fashion industry promoting body positivity?

10 months ago / 0 comments

With Eating Disorder Awareness Week starting off the month, it’s only fitting to close it with a celebration of the movement that’s taking the fashion world by storm – the Body Positive Movement, encouraging people to love their bodies despite their perceived flaws, with the aim of improving self – … Read More

Best beauty products from 2018

10 months ago / 0 comments

Even though it’s only march, 2018 has already provided some bestseller beauty products for you to look out for. Eyes Boots’ bestseller eyeshadow at the moment is the NYX Professional Makeup Ultimate Eyeshadow Palette – Warm Neutrals. Warm neutral coloured eyeshadow is an everyday classic for a wide range of … Read More

Top of the pops: why side split popper joggers are making a comeback

10 months ago / 0 comments

Some have compared them to billowing tent seams, others (Leeds students in particular) love them. As fashion continues to borrow from the wardrobes of the 90s, it’s the popper sweatpants’ turn to join the sporty renaissance. These things are cleverly practical and adaptable. Undoing with a swift pull at lightning … Read More

Why TV is obsessed with the 80s and 90s

10 months ago / 0 comments

There has been a recent trend of television shows being set in the ‘80s and 90’s, including, Freaks and Geeks, Stranger Things and My Mad Fat Diary, to name a few. So why, in 2018, are the ‘80s and ‘90s so inescapable when it comes to television? It is difficult … Read More

Celeb style file: Amelia Windsor

10 months ago / 0 comments

Amelia Windsor is a third year Edinburgh University student – so it’s perhaps no surprise that she dresses in that typically Edinburgh ‘posh-but-still-edgy’ way: always looking effortless but still perfect even with minimal makeup, it’s a look a lot of us strive for. Amelia isn’t your standard posho, though – … Read More