Tag : Frankie Cooke

Are the Designer-High Street Collaborations Worth the Hype?

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High street collaborations with renowned designers do in theory seem like a great idea. However, in reality these collections end up over-budget and under-stocked, resulting in an undignified battle for the last sequin clad Balmain dress. After a ‘Confessions of a Shopaholic’ style scrap on the shop floor, you might … Read More

The A/W16 Fashion Week Edit: London Fashion Week

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With over a million more tweets than NYFW last season, London Fashion Week was always going to be hotly anticipated. As the week of catwalk shows drew to a close, it’s safe to say the Brits certainly didn’t fail to impress. The news of Burberry altering their collections so that they … Read More

Can Fashion and Feminism Work Together? Part Two

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Firstly, the world of fashion is invaluable as a contributor to the ‘establishment of the political, social, and economic rights of the female sex’. The career opportunities generated for women by the industry are incomparable; editors, stylists, designers, writers, merchandisers, management, the career choices are endless. Of Conde Nast’s magazines … Read More

The Best International Shops on the High Street

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Here is your guide to the best international fashion, which is just up your [high] street… Zara  Basically an adopted member of our favourite ‘go-to stores’, Zara is up there with the likes of Topshop, River Island and New Look. With reasonable prices – the TRF section, which is aimed … Read More

Words of Wintour

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“Seek to be relevant, to be agile and to be educated” This was the advice Anna Wintour gave to students seeking success, in a speech made at The Northern Youth Fashion Show.  The Editor of American Vogue and one of Forbes’s ‘most powerful women in the world’ emphasised the importance … Read More

Iconic Fashion in Film

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When you think of the most iconic fashion moments in film, Audrey Hepburn’s classic ensemble of black dress, black gloves and pearls or Marilyn Monroe surrounded by billowing white tend to come to mind. But aside from the more obvious fashion moments, what are the greatest costumes to feature on … Read More

Calling Bullshit On The Weight Debate‏

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Although fashion week has long gone, the debate about weight within the industry continues. It is an issue which everyone has an opinion on, whether you watch the catwalk shows or not… For a while now the industry has been divided into two camps: the super skinny and the plus … Read More

The Five Best: Fashion Shows

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Victoria’s Secret 2014 2014 was the year that the famous Victoria’s Secret catwalk show was hosted in London for the first time. During the show, Adriana Lima and Alessandra Ambrosio donned two Dream Angel Fantasy Bras each worth an outrageous two million dollars, accompanied by a live soundtrack from Taylor … Read More