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Backstage at New York Fashion Week

New York Fashion Week started on Thursday 7th September and running for almost a week, it allowed designers from all around the world to showcase their new and upcoming fashion pieces for the next year. I was lucky enough to […]

Red Carpet Round-Up: The 89th Academy Awards

What’s more exciting than seeing which actors and actresses take home the golden statuettes for the most incredible performances and productions of the last year? Checking out what they’re wearing, of course. This year, the competition to be best dressed […]

The Bizarre History of High Fashion Chokers

Choker necklaces are the prime-time of high fashion right now, with stylish stars like Kendall Jenner and Rihanna rocking one almost on the daily. These little necklaces have been fashionable since the ‘70s and have transformed from the standout piece […]

Be In The Red This Christmas

The red lipstick is more than just a pretty scarlet pout painted upon one’s mouth.  It has been a childhood memory for many women, remembering her mother apply her favourite shade of red every morning before the school run, whilst […]

Interview with Alexandra Marin

First-class honours in Fashion and Textile Design with Enterprise from the University of Portsmouth, former Clothing Technical Assistant at Debenhams, freelance designer and art teacher – budding fashion designer Alexandra Marin. Inspired by the traditional Romanian costume, her SS17 Roots […]

Beauty Advent Calendars 2016

The 1st December means a lot to any child as the countdown to Christmas begins. Before the sleepy dust has even been wiped from their eyes, the first door on the advent calendar is opened to reveal the first of […]