Fashion

Documenting McQueen

A feature length documentary about Lewisham-born fashion designer Alexander McQueen was showcased at Berlin's film festival this month. Embankment Films has told the story of “the...

Do You Believe In Miracles?

As far as quick fixes go in the beauty world, I for one am open to almost anything. I mean, who doesn’t want to...

Ditching Melania: Will East London Follow Suit?

First Lady and former model Melania Trump faces a fashion crisis: top designers are refusing to dress her. When Melania wore a blue Ralph Lauren...

Are U2 Selfie-Conscious?

Plastic surgeons report that selfies are now a key factor in young women and men wanting to change their appearance. Some doctors say the...

Mama’s Got A Brand New Bag

Sales season is here and we all know the main activity: shopping. Even though shopping feels good to do, thus the term shopping therapy,...

The Not So Pretty Face Of Makeup

Anna: “ I studied makeup for five years. As clichéd as it sounds, I love makeup and I would go as far as to...

Now Gallery: A Stitch In Time

Designer Molly Goddard has opened an interactive exhibition for visitors to poke their needles into and "sew in what they like". Venue for the show...

Weekend Beauty-Fest Features Saturday Girl

Singer and presenter Rochelle Humes is one of the stars of Beautycon London this weekend. Born and brought up in the Borough of Barking and...

Shopping Madness

Originating in the USA, 'Black Friday' is when retailers slash prices immediately after Thanksgiving (the festive day when the 'founding fathers' of modern America...

The Sweet Scent Of Fennell

Visiting Coco Fennell’s sample sale event was an eye opening experience. It was held at The Hoxton - the venue's black glass exterior was...

Fairy Tale Pictures With Real Effects

In this month’s tenth anniversary edition of W magazine, Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner appear on the cover with cat style noses created by...

Missguided Gets Directions To Stratford

Missguided are officially opening their first ever flagship store in London - and it's in Westfield Stratford City. Until now, the popular fashion brand has...

The Great British Braid Off

I decided to find one of these new braid bars which are considered trendy but also criticised for causing gentrification and cultural appropriation. I...

Dizzy Heights Of Bangladeshi Fashion

I felt a rush of excitement as I entered Canary Wharf's East Winter Garden for London's first Bangladesh Fashion Week. Since the 1970s, Bangladeshis and...

African Fashion In London: Integration Or Colonisation?

African Fashion Week, Africa On The Square – a series of recent events in London has put African fashion on the map like never...

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