Fashion in lockdown

Seven fashion and beauty rules that only apply in lockdown

Karl Lagerfeld famously said: “Sweatpants are a sign of defeat. You lost control of your life so you bought some sweatpants.” But after a couple of months living in lockdown, we’re inclined to disagree.

If you’ve recently found comfort in soft jersey fabrics, sought a kind a freedom in letting your body hair grow free and embraced the the socks and sandals trend with open arms, then...

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Seven of the most fashionable films to watch

Now is the perfect time to get lost in a classic movie.

Whether it’s glittering costumes or Nineties minimalism, film often uses fashion to dazzle – or even give inspiration for your own wardrobe.

When it comes to fashion, some films are a cut above the rest – where the style or certain characters have become iconic for a reason. Here are some of the most fashionable movies...

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With Kim Kardashian, Karlie Kloss and more, this virtual fashion show is going to be huge

The pandemic might have cancelled many major events this year, but it doesn’t mean we have to miss out on everything.

Instead, people have started to think of more imaginative ways to stage live music, theatre and fashion. The latest to get the digital treatment is the second annual CR Runway – a huge fashion show hosted by industry giant Carine Roitfeld, former editor-in-chief of...

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These are the style icons who each defined the fashion of a decade

Whether it’s the swinging Sixties or the minimalism of the Nineties, every decade has a distinctive style, each championed by certain celebrities.

Style icons help encapsulate everything that is fashionable from their time, while not necessarily being the celebrities who had the most out-there or unique style. Instead, they’re individuals who captured the feel and fashion of a...

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As she steps away from official duties, how Meghan changed the face of royal fashion

The Duchess of Sussex has kicked off her last round of royal duties in an outfit that’s classic for her style: bright, sleek and modern.

Meghan wore a stand-out blue midi dress from friend Victoria Beckham’s label to attend the annual Endeavour Fund Awards on Thursday night.

After the shock news in January that Harry and Meghan would be stepping away from royal duties to...

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Kate keeps to tradition and dazzles in green on royal visit to Ireland

The Duchess of Cambridge often uses fashion to pay tribute to the country she’s visiting, and the latest royal tour to Ireland is no different.

William and Kate have touched down in Dublin to kick off their first official visit to the country. Kate disembarked the plane wearing head-to-toe green, the signature colour of the Emerald Isle.

Her dark green coat is from London-...

Eight fashion tips to help you look and feel more youthful

As a fashion stylist with years of experience on shows like The X Factor and Britain’s Got Talent, Gemma Sheppard is brimming with tips to boost your style confidence, whether you’re an aspiring showbiz star or not.

But one thing the telly regular can’t abide? Rules. Especially when it comes to age.

“Age is just a number,” she says. “Never be told you’re too old for...

What makes a fashion brand sustainable?

How do you decide where to buy your clothes? In the past, your choice may have been guided by style, budget or location, but increasingly sustainability is influencing shoppers’ decisions.

Research released by Mintel reveals that 30% of consumers would choose a retailer based on whether or not they sold sustainable fashion ranges.

Young people are even more concerned about...

Meghan is officially the most Googled fashion influencer of 2019

Forget Zoella or Chiara Ferragni, when it comes to fashion influencers (the kind that have the power to deplete our bank balance straight after payday) the Duchess of Sussex is pretty much unrivalled.

The chic royal is such #stylegoals, that she’s topped the list of last year’s most searched-for fashion influencers, beating style Instagrammers with followers in the millions....

Why it’s actually acceptable to wear trainers to work

Nervous about wearing sneakers in the office? Prudence Wade doesn’t think you should be.

Long gone are the days when trainers were only for the gym. Now sneakers are everywhere, and the fashion crowd have swapped their stilettos for Nikes.

Trainers might have the high fashion seal of approval, but many people are still nervous about wearing comfy kicks to the office....