Tag : Style

Ignorance is Not Bliss: The Below the Belt Truth of Fashion Production

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When purchasing the latest trends, on the high street and online, most of us don’t give a second thought as to where exactly the products we buy actually come from. For the majority, involvement in the buying and selling of goods is just another regular activity- whether it be in … Read More

Stella McCartney: The hero of sustainable fashion

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On the 14th November Stella McCartney joined journalist Lucy Siegle  for the third annual Kering talk on sustainable fashion. As a designer, McCartney continues to set the pace on how to create and innovate in the fashion industry without comprising ethical beliefs. Her most recent womenswear and menswear lines (launched … Read More

Poison Ivy: the ethics of Ivy Park

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Are we blinded by brand Beyoncé? Lucy Brown exposes… In 2016 Beyoncé surprised us again when she burst onto the retail fashion scene with her active wear collection, Ivy Park. The collection aims to be durable, flexible and also fashionable with a minimalistic look despite the Ivy Park logo being splashed across … Read More

What to buy if you’re a guy

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Why fear colour? Here’s our five best buys.  Green Long line Bomber – TopMan- £50:  This green long line bomber jacket is perfect for this winter weather. It incorporates the classic ‘in style’ bomber jacket with the sophisticated long line length to keep you extra warm. The green/teal shade is also … Read More

Style Edit: Real Men Wear Pink

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Why more guys should experiment with colour. Style Editor Ashleigh Stern explains.  ‘Pink to make the boys wink’, well quit winking and grab some for yourself! Just because the skies are grey (especially in Leeds) that doesn’t mean you have to make your wardrobe match.  During the winter period, black, … Read More

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: How to do a fashion don’t

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A few years ago, wearing double denim or black and blue was considered a fashion crime. But there’s a revolution in fashion. It’s no longer as strict as it used to be and those fashion don’ts are actually great opportunities to be creative. Navy blue and black Navy blue and … Read More

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: The 5 Best Beauty Bloggers

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#5 Roksana Janiszewska Roksana Janiszewska – or ‘Roxxsaurus’ – makes her way onto this list largely due to the variety of her online content. She covers absolutely everything: from makeup looks, to Halloween costume ideas, to Primark hauls. Her beauty hacks are a favourite with her followers, with her innovative … Read More

Condé Nast turns to e-commerce

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In October of this year, Condé Nast launched their first e-commerce site on the back of style.com who formerly published fashion news from the catwalks. It launched in Britain and hosts 200 designer and less well known brands. Yasmin Sewell is the fashion director brought in to manage the project. … Read More

Fashion apps we’re loving

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Villoid: We can’t list our favourite fashion apps without mentioning Villoid. Launched last year by Alexa Chung, this app allows the user to create their own moodboards pinterest-style but has a buy option for products. Using high end and high street you can create your dream wardrobe. You can follow … Read More

21 Years later and we can now own the Clueless wardrobe

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The convivial style of Cher Horowitz is back as 2016 marks the 21st year since Amy Heckerling’s Clueless became an iconic source for new and exciting trends, its sartorial charm revolutionising the way in which we view fashion. Not only are we seeing Cher’s preppy plaid ensembles and slinky slip dresses make … Read More