Tag : Sarah Mortimore

Spice Trends: Looks and Lessons

2 months ago / 0 comments

The five members of the Spice Girls became some of the most iconic and important influences on British fashion, music and culture, and with the widespread revival of 90s trends, their looks are no longer reserved for fancy-dress parties. Along with Britney’s schoolgirl pony-swishing, the cheques of Clueless and the … 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

Still Looking for a Placement? Don’t Fret.

10 months ago / 0 comments

Hunting for professional opportunities should be a positive and exciting process. The opportunity of putting our academic interests and achievements into practice (and the potential of earning a real wage) is motivating, and undertaking placements, grad-schemes and internships seems like the logical step during university. But sometimes it can all … 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