Fashion FOMO | That Zara Dress

Has everybody seen that Zara dress? You know the one I’m talking about: the dress that conquered Britain some outlets have called it, black and white polka dot with its free flowing silhouette and ankle shaving length. At least three out of every five women have it on everyday, within a five mile radius, don’t…

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Magazines Are Killing Themselves… And Fashion

In its recent issue, Vogue US has a feature on Noor Tagouri; activist, journalist, speaker but next to one of her pictures is the name Noor Bhukari. VOGUE US had misrepresented and misidentified a Muslim-American journalist who speaks on misrepresentation and misidentification; the bloody irony! This is not the first time Ms Tagouri has been…

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Slimane’s Celine

A changed font and lost accent makes no difference where talent is stagnant. Not even century gothic can change the narrative if the there is no story in the text. The story of Céline is one of a quietly cool and comfortable woman and you got the sense that she was in love with her…

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Fashion & Comfort

The other day I was in Selfridges buying my twentieth (or twenty-fifth) pair of trainers, sneakers, kicks or whatever we call them these days and it occurred to me that I am a sneaker head, a mini sneaker head perhaps, but one no less. A habit that has become something of a compulsion, sneaking up…

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The Summer Bag

The summer is slowly fading, in a pleasantly British way, with the rain and the slight feeling of all in the air. Looking back at the summer, and taking stock of style, one thing was obvious, a shift in style and an embrace of the anonymous accessory be it in small handbags or large straw…

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Oprah x British Vogue

Dear Mr Enninful I love what you’ve done with the place! In his maiden editor’s letter; Edward Enninful promised Vogue UK would be the fashion bible. Make no mistake about that. It was a ballsy letter to the reader but also one that acknowledged the need for fashion in its entirety. Before Enninful was made…

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