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Cowboy Boots: The Marmite of Shoes

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Love them or hate them, the Wild, Wild West is back. That’s right. Cowboy boots are a thing again. Ask someone for their opinion of cowboy boots and you’re likely to get a mixed reception. For some, cowboy boots are a heresy best left for Clint Eastwood in movies only … Read More

Suit-ably Dressed Women

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The powersuit first made its comeback back on the AW17 runways, proving that it means business and is here to stay. From the elegant Meghan Markle to the outrageous Lady Gaga, suits worn by women have never been more on trend. Suits have been a symbol of female power since … Read More

The Evolution of Leopard Print

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This year, we’ve seen a leopard print takeover on the catwalks and on our Instagram feeds, with animal print becoming increasingly popular as we fade into the chillier months of Autumn. Leopard print has been in and out of fashion for over a hundred years. Worn by everyone from the … Read More

Trend Alert: Corduroy!

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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

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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

2 years 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

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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

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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

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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

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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