Tag : Style

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

The new wave of supermodel

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During the 80’s, before the explosion of social media, the term ‘supermodel’ was born. It was all about a flawless amazonian style body and a face to match. Women like Elle ‘the body’ McPherson set the standard meteorically high in the quest for physical perfection. However, since the dawn of … Read More

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: A round up of Paris Fashion Week

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The closing of SS17 took place in Paris, the French capital associated with elegance and style. The Parisian streets were flooded with the best and brightest of the fashion world including fashion influencers and bloggers. Maria Grazia Chiuri made her debut as the new artistic director for Dior with a … Read More

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: A round up of Milan Fashion Week

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At Milan Fashion Week, all focus was on the FROW seating “digital famous” millennials and creating a show that was more Instagram-worthy and less so focused on the garments. Dolce and Gabbana epitomised this with a front row boasting the likes of Youtube-famous Cameron Dallas (who currently has over 5 … 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

A Cultural Victory in New York City

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Amid the chaos of controversial hair at Marc Jacobs and Bella Hadid’s fall at Michael Kors, one figure came out of this New York fashion week making positive history. Designer Anniesa Hasibuan became not only the first Indonesian designer to showcase her work at the US shows, but also the … 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

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: A round up of London Fashion Week: front rows, parties and crocs

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After the sophisticated and civilised nature of New York Fashion week, true to form London brought a more ‘anything goes’ kind of attitude to the runway. With a model chopping off her hair on the catwalk of Ashley William’s show and Charlotte Olympia throwing a party in the middle of … 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