The Galleon - Portsmouth's Student Newspaper

Brogan Kirkby-Bott, Fashion Editor


Easy Summer Trends This Spring/Summer

The summer months are now just an arms length away. Summer holidays have been booked, bikini bodies are on their way but the one thing that people are stumped for is the perfect warm weather wardrobe. Whilst a majority of spring/summer […]

Chunky Trainers

Trainers were once only confined to sporting activities and the gym, however, everyone is now swapping pump shoes, kitten heels and ankle-grazing Chelsea boots for frumpy Dad trainers. Leaving 2017, people were wearing chunky bright white Nike Air Force1’s with […]

Colour Blocking: Off the Block

Spring/Summer may seem a world away, as the first few months of 2018 draw to a close. It may be too soon to be buying ornate floral summer dresses and delicate straw woven hats but it is never too soon […]

Politics Becomes a Fashion Statement

September 2014, Karl Lagerfeld unveiled his Chanel collection during Paris Fashion week in the Grand Palais. The Grand Palais itself was transformed for this SS 2015 collection in order to resemble Parisian streets with beautiful carved windows and black steel […]

What is Sustainable Beauty?

  No one would believe that the biggest threat to the fashion realm and any other industry is sustainability. As creative directors and assistant designers share ideas and inspiration for upcoming collections, the materials and components have to be carefully […]

The 2018 Wardrobe Update

There is no doubt that the month of January was brought about for no other reason than new beginnings and fresh starts. Whilst many cringe at the site of ‘new year, new year’ phrases being thrown around social media sites, […]

Self Care This Christmas

Nothing beats the classic festive feel goods; a new pair of pyjamas, a whimsical Lush bath bomb, a glass of fizz at hand and a Christmas film seeing in the big day. The run up to Christmas can leave anyone […]