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Paint your clothes and redesign your t-shirts: revive your wardrobe with Fashion Revolution

By Scarlett Conlon From turning your old shower mat into a handbag, to dying garments with beetroot, FRW’s Fashion Open Studio has a week of free sessions to show you how to repurpose clothes and household objectsA week after lockdown began to ease in the UK, Fashion Revolution Week (FRW) kicks off today with a […]

Fore! How golf fashion finally got in the swing

By Nick Carvell It has more dress codes than almost any other sport – and yet golfers are some of the worst dressed sportsmen on the planet. But now a group of high-profile amateurs are bringing streetwear to the 18th When Hideki Matsuyama won the Masters earlier this month, he was handed a crisp green […]

Fore! How golf fashion finally got in the swing

By Nick Carvell It has more dress codes than almost any other sport – and yet golfers are some of the worst dressed sportsmen on the planet. But now a group of high-profile amateurs are bringing streetwear to the 18th When Hideki Matsuyama won the Masters earlier this month, he was handed a crisp green […]

SZA says she was scared to wear hijab after 9/11

By Priya Elan The New Jersey-raised singer faced Islamophobic judgments about her head covering and regrets fearing ‘what people said about me’ The singer SZA has spoken out about the Islamophobia she experienced as a child and how she stopped wearing a hijab covering after September 11 because she was “so scared” of the reaction […]

‘I feel like I’m ready to go for it’: rapper Little Simz – in pictures

By Photographer Jameela Elfaki and Stylist Peter Bevan Actor and musician Little Simz has a tendency to quiet self-reflection. But here she shows her more exuberant side as she prepares to release her fourth album Continue reading… Via:: https://www.theguardian.com/fashion/gallery/2021/apr/18/i-feel-like-im-ready-to-go-for-it-rapper-little-simz-in-pictures       

10 of the best SPF creams

By Funmi Fetto Protection is key, and today’s lighter, more fluid SPF formulas work beautifully under makeup ‘‘Oh I can’t be bothered,” say the people who, well, can’t be bothered to use SPF. I get it. The thought of adding another skincare step is exhausting. So I’m not going to preach – we all know […]

We love… fashion fixes for the week ahead – in pictures

By Jo Jones and Helen Seamons Supersized floral totes, feel-good prints from Kemi Telford, Clarks glue-free trainers and this summer’s coveted dress from Rejina Pyo at & Other stories Continue reading… Via:: https://www.theguardian.com/fashion/gallery/2021/apr/17/we-love-fashion-fixes-for-the-week-ahead-in-pictures       

Looks like rain: 10 of the best showerproof classics – in pictures

By Jo Jones Don’t let the British weather ruin your day. Brighten the dullest alfresco date with an eye-catching printed poncho, bold coloured rain hat and graphic printed umbrella. Continue reading… Via:: https://www.theguardian.com/fashion/gallery/2021/apr/17/looks-like-rain-10-of-the-best-showerproof-classics-in-pictures       

Get into gingham: alfresco-friendly looks – in pictures

By Jo Jones and Helen Seamons The checkerboard pattern, once synonymous with homespun domesticity, has been subverted. Now it’s everywhere, from frilled dresses to hair bows, and it’s an alfresco winner Continue reading… Via:: https://www.theguardian.com/fashion/gallery/2021/apr/17/get-into-gingham-alfresco-friendly-looks-in-pictures       

The best UV protection on the high street | Sali Hughes

By Sali Hughes Here comes the sun – and with it, dream sunscreens, old and new, for all skin types One of my most popular recommendations, if your emails and messages are representative, is Bioré UV Aqua Rich Watery Essence SPF50. This feather-light sunscreen, ideal for oily and congested skins, is loved by many of […]

The best UV protection on the high street | Sali Hughes

By Sali Hughes Here comes the sun – and with it, dream sunscreens, old and new, for all skin types One of my most popular recommendations, if your emails and messages are representative, is Bioré UV Aqua Rich Watery Essence SPF50. This feather-light sunscreen, ideal for oily and congested skins, is loved by many of […]

Hail Satan shoes: why did the ‘Banksy of the internet’ put blood in 666 Nike Air Max?

By Morwenna Ferrier Deputy fashion editor The trainer manufacturer soon sued, but has that just increased the appeal of MSCHF’s ‘drops’? By now, you may have heard of the Satan shoes. In March, a “company” called MSCHF injected a drop of its employees’ blood into the soles of 666 pairs of red-and-black Nike Air Max […]

Kanye West’s Air Yeezy sneakers up for auction at $1m

By Priya Elan Sneakers, which are Sotheby’s most expensive shoe listing ever, were designed by West and Nike’s Mark Smith in 2007 Kanye West’s Air Yeezy sneakers are being auctioned for $1m, making them Sotheby’s most expensive shoe listing ever. They are expected to break the record set by a pair of Nike Air Jordan […]

For effortless style, let Fran Lebowitz be your guide | Jess Cartner-Morley

By Jess Cartner-Morley All you need is a blazer, white shirt and jeans Television has been my surrogate social life for the past year, so all my style icons have been sourced via the small screen. Emily In Paris’s boss Sylvie gave excellent haughty French chic, at a time when I was watching fashion week […]

Why the big bright dress will be a post-lockdown fashion staple

By Hannah Marriott Fashion editor Loose, lightweight and perfect for dancing, voluminous frocks promise freedom from fake tan, tailoring and depilation Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage As we prepare to peel off our jogging bottoms and tentatively reintroduce our lower halves to the world, retailers are betting on the big bright […]

From snoods to Satan: this week’s fashion trends

By Guardian Staff What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this week Mask trains As seen on the catwalk of Rick Owens. Makes PPE a lot more exciting. Continue reading… Via:: https://www.theguardian.com/fashion/2021/apr/16/from-snoods-to-satan-this-weeks-fashion-trends       

Need a Mother’s Day gift? Why not a vibrator necklace or yacht trip, says Goop

By Priya Elan Annual gift guide includes luxury items that would seem beyond the means of most struggling in a pandemic-hit economy Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop Mother’s Day gift guide for this year includes a vibrator necklace and a $600 bidet among other luxury items that would seem far beyond the means of most people still […]

Nose rings and plenty of glitter: Gucci show reveals ‘dialogue with otherness’

By Lauren Cochrane Celebration of the fashion house’s 100th anniversary offers a postmodern take on branding From high street to catwalk, collaboration is a mainstay of fashion now. But Gucci’s show on Thursday afternoon – one that celebrated the brand’s 100th anniversary – stepped the idea up a gear. The creative director Alessandro Michele worked […]

Virtual hoodie sells for £19,000 as a non-fungible token

By Priya Elan Black hoodie from streetwear label Overpriced is part of growing NFT one-of-a-kind asset trend A virtual hoodie has sold for £19,000, bought as a non-fungible token (NFT). The black hoodie from the streetwear fashion label Overpriced, emblazoned with an expletive-laden logo in neon green graffiti font, sold on the digital art marketplace […]

Gucci family criticises ‘horrible, ugly’ casting of biopic film

By Priya Elan Members of fashion dynasty hit out at roles played by Al Pacino and Jared Leto in House of Gucci The Gucci family has hit out against the “horrible, horrible” and “ugly” casting of the House of Gucci film, starring Lady Gaga and Adam Driver. The film, which is now in production and […]

Kid Cudi was praised for wearing a dress but LGBTQ+ people see the double standard

By Priya Elan While applauding the rapper’s gender non-conforming fashion, some pointed out that trans people have faced criticism or violence for doing the same Members of the LGBTQ+ community have criticized a largely positive online reaction to Kid Cudi’s appearance in a dress during a recent episode of Saturday Night Live, comparing the praise […]

Harrods stops selling Ganesha handbag after backlash from Hindus

By Priya Elan Deputy fashion editor US label Judith Leiber’s depiction of the god on £6,340 leather clutch criticised as ‘demeaning’ Harrods has stopped selling a luxury handbag after the accessory caused offence among the Hindu community. The bag, from the New York label Judith Leiber favoured by Beyoncé and Jennifer Lopez, sculptures the Hindu […]

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