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Five New-Season Trends Giving Me Life this January

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Every January, the supposed bleakness of the post-festive period begs us to consider what we can possibly look forward to now? Our social feeds are awash with dramatically whiny memes and marketing initiatives provide us *actual* specific dates on which we’re meant to feel oh-so depressed, all at the same time. But we know better, don’t we? Because, come on; there is plenty to look forward to. Such as...brand spanking new FASHUN! Refreshing our wardrobes, whether that means shopping the sales or simply putting together new daily lewks with pieces we already own, is just the tonic at this time of year. And though we already saw the trends about to dominate SS19 on runways months ago, the time is now to start giving them an airing.  Here are a few I’m really looking forward to wearing:

Brighter Earth Shades (Valentino)
This is a trend which started to really gather speed towards autumn last year, but now it’s getting all polished up and gleaming for summer. We're seeing desert tones…

A Realistic Conversation Around Fast Fashion and Sustainability

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The subject of fast fashion has been a particular hot potato of late. For a while now, there has been an increasing awareness around sustainability, with a growing proportion of bloggers marking themselves out as ambassadors for eco-friendly buying choices. Highly selective around brands they work with, their approach to fashion is reflective of today's wider public shift towards being more environmentally responsible. In a world where weeklyYouTube hauls and unboxing videos are go-to content pieces for many fashion influencers racing to endorse countless new lewks, it was already clear that the frenzy around disposable trends could be reaching peak saturation.

However, the conversations around fashion's effect on our planet have soared through the roof since Stacey Dooley's BBCdocumentarya couple of weeks ago. The realities Stacey exposed were shocking to say the least, with the eyes of millions suddenly opened wide to the fact that our own consumption actually leads to se…

Your Need-to-Know Guide to Five Key Spring/Summer '17 Trends

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I've been busy writing trend predictions and style stories for various work assignments of late, and it's got me all excited for what's going to be occupying my wardrobe this year. So I'm collating all of that inspo within my brain matter and bringing you the full lowdown on five key fashion trends which are set to be kiiiind of a big deal.

5 Red-Hot Trends Which Will Cool Very Quickly

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Sometimes trends come along and they just catch fire from the word go. Fashionistas jump on them faster than an Instagrammer on a rainbow bagel, and before you know it, you can't move for outfit posts crammed with the trend in question.

Oscars 2017: Best Ever Academy Awards Couples!

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As we all know, fashion is very important at the Oscars. It can make or break a star's reputation and indeed even their career. So when we think back over the Academy Awards through the years, we always remember our favourite dresses fondly along with the ladies who wore them. However, there is another way to make your mark at Tinseltown's biggest bash. Your arm candy of course! Because what's better than a Hollywood star at the Oscars? TWO Hollywood stars on a date at the Oscars...

Oscars 2017: Best Actress Nominees' Best Ever Fashion Moments

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So we only have two days to go until THE biggest event in the calendar for both film and fashion. And the contenders for Best Actress Oscar include some stellar names. Meryl Streep (Florence Foster Jenkins), Natalie Portman (Jackie) and Emma Stone (La La Land) are a dream to see in the same category and it's going to be tight; then when you add in Isabelle Huppert (Elle) and Ruth Negga (Loving), you just know the fash is going to be more hit than miss.

London Fashion Week: Heartland Models Show and Street Style Spotting

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I was lucky enough to attend London Fashion Week this year, after being invited to the Heartland Models show at Hoxton Arches in Shoreditch by the designer Chanel Joan Elkyam. Chanel is a huge inspiration to aspiring young designers; still only 19 herself, she is still in her first year at Central St. Martin's and designed her first collection aged just 16. 16! So impressive.