Tag Archives: fashion news

9 Emerging Italian Brands Everyone’s Going to Be Talking About

Fashion, like people, is fickle. At the whim of an ever-changing trend cycle, the industry forces its most loyal followers to live in a constant state of transition, whether that means being disappointed by the induction of new creative directors at iconic brands ( #oldcéline ) or stressed by the growing list of things we "need" for each coming season. While those factors may be real and tedious, they do give way to one of our favorite parts of this wild industry: celebrating designers the masses might not know about yet .

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The Theme and Hosts of the Next Met Gala Have Been Announced, and They’re Camper Than Ever

After following the controversial theme of "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination" in 2018 , the 2019 edition of the Met Gala will be going in a very different direction.

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"Lagom" Is the Swedish Trend That Saved My Wardrobe

Move over,  hygge —you're so 2017. There's a new Scandinavian trend on the block and it has the potential to improve your closet in no time.  Swedish plus-size brand Ellos first introduced me to the idea of "lagom," meaning not too much, not too little—just the right amount

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Here’s Where Zara Is Hiding Its Coziest Fall Trend

We don't blame you if you check Zara's website more frequently than you'd care to admit. But if you're only browsing Zara.com, you're missing out on a treasure trove of amazing pieces that the retailer hides on a different website. Remember when we first  discovered Zara Home last year

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15 Books That Are Crucial to Your Fashion Education

Curious to know more about this industry and the people who have defined it? While a quick scroll through Instagram might inform you of the most up-to-date trends and cool brands right now, the best way to dive deeper into fashion’s rich history is to pick up one of the dozens of amazing books on the subject.

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4 Fashion Things I Wish I’d Learned Before 30

The first time I ever read about the idea of dressing for your age was in a magazine, and I was probably too young to even make it into the youngest age bracket. I can remember advice like “choose a longer skirt length,” “invest in classic tailoring,” and “embrace a bold accessory” but never quite at whom those remarks were directed.

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One of Kate Middleton’s Favorite Fashion Labels Has Closed Its Doors

Orla Kiely, the pretty print-driven label worn by the likes of the Duchess of Cambridge , Alexa Chung, and Keira Knightley , is no more. The British-based label, which the designer set up 23 years ago, has closed its stores and website and is entering voluntary administration.

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Burberry Just Banned Fur (and a Controversial Practice)

Update 9/7/18:  Today the British Fashion Council announced that fur will be banned in all the shows and presentations at London Fashion Week. This is the first major fashion week to take this stance

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Princess Eugenie’s Chosen a Wedding Dress Designer, and This Is What We Know

Since Princess Eugenie announced her engagement to Jack Brooksbank back in January, we've been pondering over what her wedding dress might look like . With only a few weeks to go until her big day, a few details have finally started to emerge, and while the designer will remain a secret until the very last minute, we do know one thing for sure: the gown will be from a British fashion house

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Carmela From The Sopranos Wore Every Big 2018 Trend First

The head-to-toe  animal print , the pastel shades, the skinny-rib knits, the gold jewelry… Is it really any wonder that myself and Who What Wear UK's social media editor, Isabel Mundigo-Moore, started thinking about Carmela Soprano's costumes and their relevance in 2018?

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