Style

I believe I am not the only woman who ever wished she could roll out of bed and out the door in her pyjamas. This summer I’ve finally got my wish: first glimpsed on last year’s runaways, the elevated pyjama trend is now taking the fashion world by storm, with the likes of Gigi Hadid, Kim Kardashian and Rihanna seen...

A key event in the summer social calendar, Royal Ascot attracts over 300,000 racegoers every year, including foreign sheikhs, celebrity VIPs and members of the world’s most prestigious royal families. It is an event deeply steeped in tradition: each day, guests mingle to cheer the most famous racehorses on the tracks,...

The appearance of Black Tie on an invitation can stir up feelings of panic even in the most fashionable of fashionistas. While men can get away with donning a tuxedo, the mysterious cypher of “business casual”, “creative black tie” or “eveningwear” scribbled in tiny italics somewhere on the page doesn’t shed any light...

It’s official: the jumpsuit has graduated from a drab piece of work clothing to a wardrobe staple for chic soirees, summer weddings and even Royal Ascot – news is just in it finally made the dress code for the exclusive horse racing event this year. Favoured by the likes of Scarlett Johansson, Gwen Stefani and Solange...

Gone are the days when street style was all about throwback jerseys, ripped denim jeans and piled on bracelets. In recent years, street style has undergone a couture makeover that has seen women up the fashion stakes and take to the streets draped in inspiring outfits that ooze edginess and sophistication. From...

Panda Sequin Dress Philip Colbert is, without the shadow of a doubt, one of the most eclectic designers I’ve ever had the pleasure to meet. A philosopher, fashion designer, artist and singer/songwriter rolled into one, he gave life to “The Rodnik Band”, a multi-disciplinary fashion project that merges together art,...

AW16 EUDON CHOI What makes a Korean menswear designer decide to move to London and pursue a career in women’s fashion? For Eudon Choi, it was a challenge. Tired of the constraints imposed upon him by traditional male fashion, the designer enrolled in the Royal College of Art’s MA in womenswear, a field that allows him...

The 1960s marked a revolution in the fashion world. Whereas before women tended to wear conservative clothes that covered them from head to toe, the swinging sixties saw the invention of the mini skirt, the explosion of psychedelic colours and the introduction of the round-framed glasses loved by Yoko Ono, one of the...

What if I told you that a short trip to your closet is the easiest way to change your mood and frame of mind? The colours you choose to wear have a huge impact on your subconscious mind and can determine how you will feel for the rest of the day. This is why, whenever I feel like I need more courage, power, energy or...

Alexander McQueen is a designer that every fashionable woman knows about thanks to his radical designs that embodied a darker take on Romanticism. McQueen wanted people to fear the women he dressed, so he infused harsh and daring elements into each of his creations to make women feel strong and powerful. This dark,...