Tag : trend

Trend Alert: Corduroy!

11 months ago / 0 comments

Bets are that you haven’t been able to walk into a shop, or have a scroll on Asos without coming across a jewel toned item of corduroy. Last winter my friends laughed at me as I text them raving about my brand-new purchase of some navy cord flares. Well who’s … Read More

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: What Now…? Technology’s plan to take over fashion retail

1 year ago / 0 comments

The first step was online shopping, and although it first seemed little competition for the trusty catalogue, it wasn’t long before the likes of ASOS became our go-to for a new party dress. The likes of Depop then sprang up on the mobile, followed shortly by increasing amounts of wearable … Read More

Glitter Strands: Leeds’ very own hair trend

1 year ago / 0 comments

If you fancy channelling those sparkly unicorn vibes, why not give glitter strands a go? The new trend is based right here in Leeds. Renegade Hair Studio in Leeds is home to Glitter Strands, a new hair trend designed exclusively by colour stylist Charlotte Hopkinson. This new trend is perfect … Read More

This Summer’s hot fashion trends

1 year ago / 0 comments

1. Gingham. Gingham is without doubt back again for SS17. In a Women’s Hour special on gingham last week (what a listen), Daisy Lowe linked the fabric’s recurring popularity to nineties nostalgia channelling primary school dresses and Clueless. More specifically I came to learn that the fabric became a big … Read More

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: 10 of the best jazzy gym leggings

1 year ago / 0 comments

It goes without saying that when you look good, you feel good. Everyone wants to achieve that summer body and getting the motivation can be a challenge. As students we don’t always have the cash to splash out on sportswear so whether you are a once-a–week jogger or a seasoned … Read More

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: A political statement on the runway

1 year ago / 0 comments

Fashion has always been a theatre for politics, but most recently, with Brexit and Trump’s election as president, political statements on the runway have increased monumentally. At the AW17 fashion weeks, there was scarcely a show that didn’t make an open political statement on the catwalk. New York Fashion Week … Read More

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Favourites from Paris Fashion Week

2 years ago / 0 comments

Pulling the draw closed, Paris set the finale for this seasons A/W 17 collections. Arguably saving the best until last, this season saw yet another flourish of favourites. Meanwhile, hosting fashion week during this years international womens day, France could not have said it any better – “Egalite, Fraternite, Liberte!” … Read More

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: The Alternative Fashion Week

2 years ago / 0 comments

With the majority of the world’s gaze focusing solely on the prestigious fashion weeks held in Milan, Paris, NYC and London, it is very easy for shows in other regions to be overlooked, or perhaps even unheard of. So, here are a few of the silent but equally stylish shows … Read More

Budget Beauty Tutorial With Harley Wild

2 years ago / 0 comments

La Perla took a key focus on burgundy shades in their New York fashion show, using a range of shades which would be perfect for autumn. The looks are also so easy to recreate on a budget, and whilst La Perla kept colour either on the eyes or lips, I’m … Read More

Politics, culture and global representations

2 years ago / 0 comments

Fashion are finally starting to get cultural acceptance right.  Fashion is an art form which allows individuals to express their personality, attitudes, opinions and their individual differences. In today’s current political climate, we witness a rise of groups which punish instead of celebrate culture, however in fashion there has been … Read More