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The female creatives you need to know about

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As the last day of September arrived, as did the end of another fashion month. This year saw a somewhat revolutionary movement for women within the house of Dior. Italian born Maria Grazia Chiuri became the first ever women to take charge as creative director, ironically, a fashion house which … Read More

Editors picks: The shows and the looks

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From New York to London: Goddard’s lilac tulle and Preen’s face flowers.  Struggling slightly to stream shows on our house’s not so brilliant Wi-Fi in Hyde Park, I was semi-effective in leaving freshers’ behind for the BFC’s show space and London Fashion Week. A firm favourite and someone whose collection … Read More

How ‘See Now Buy Now’ is the Future of Fashion

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Will this new wave of fashion stick around for more than one season?  On September 18th, Topshop Unique launched their first ever ‘see now buy now’ collection at London Fashion Week, the ‘beginning of a new wave of fashion’ according to fashion journalist Melanie Rickey. Following the spring summer runway … Read More

Appropriation vs Appreciation; a fine line

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Where is the line drawn between cultural appropriation and cultural appreciation in Marc Jacob’s and Ashish’s latest fashion shows? Marc Jacobs in New York: Appropriation  The incorporation of a variety of cultural influences is something which makes fashion as we know it so diverse and interesting. Whilst diverse cultures should and … Read More

Leeds Fashion: What’s on?

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Trinity Lockdown What? The annual Trinity student lockdown is an event which sees more than 80 brands reduce their prices up to 50%, including both restaurants and shops. The night is a great opportunity for freebies, giveaways and sign ups, all accompanied by live music from great DJs. When? Tuesday … Read More