Fashion Photographers

There are many influential fashion photographers in the industry. Today, I will discuss a few of the most iconic photographers that elevated the fashion industry with their work. One of them is Steven Meisel, American based photographer, who worked with Vogue Italia from 1988 whose work is well known for controversial photo shoots. ‘Face the…

Huddersfield shopping scene

Huddersfield is a town in the UK, West Yorkshire. It’s considerably big and has a population of 168,698 (in 2015). Naturally, its shopping has lots to offer whether looking for high – street stores, luxurious designer clothing, or small independent boutiques. It boasts three shopping malls in the town centre: Kingsgate shopping centre and Byram…

New Vogue UK Editor

Alexandra Shulman will step out of Editor – in – Chief position from Vogue UK. She has worked in the magazine for 25 years and announced her resignation in January.  The new soon to be editor is Edward Enninful, which was appointed by Conde Nast’s chief executive Jonathan Newhouse. He will start his new job…

Fashion as a medium to express political views

The world we live in today is extremely vocal when it comes to certain issues. Millennials are more proactive than the previous generation was. Caring about the things that happen, and bravely voicing opinions defines them as being politically active and involved. The fashion world was usually apolitical and standing aside because it did not…

SS’17 Trends

For SS’17 I have created a mood board to reflect the overall mood and feel of the trends that were gathered. There were several categories that the trends were categorised into. They included florals, athleisure wear/tracksuit, lilac and yellow colours, as well as various shades of pink. Athleisure wear trend was very apparent both on…

Female power dressing

Power dressing highlights the power, it is especially important in politics, where politicians need to have charisma so that the masses would believe and follow them. This season power dressing with a twist is all the rage. Females in politics have made many fashion statements with their pant/skirt suits, shoulder pads and blue colour. No…

Academy Awards 2017

Oscar awards ceremony is a prestigious red – carpet event, where the best of the film industry gather to claim awards. It is known not only for films but for fashion as well. There have been many iconic looks, since the start of Oscars in 1927. Angelina Jolie in Versace, 2012. Charlize Theron in Gucci,…

London as a fashion capital

London is one of the most important fashion capitals in the world. Paris, New York, Milan and London – the power four. But how did London get on this prestigious list? I will analyse what makes London so attractive for a fashion industry, and how it all comes together. First of all, it all began…

NYFW Street Style

NY is known for its street style, where looks are better than on the runway. I will be analysing key looks from NYFW and analysing the outfits anatomy, as well as trends the guests were wearing. Mixing hoodie with a trench coat is not an easy task, however, she nailed it by rolling the sleeves…

Designers refuse to dress Melania Trump

Fashion gets political once again. American designers have separated into two camps: the ones that will happily dress the first lady, such as Ralph Lauren, Carolina Herrera and Dolce & Gabanna, and other ones against (Tom Ford, Marc Jacobs, Phillip Lim). Designers that refuse to dress Melania Trump main argument is that her husband is…

Louis Vuitton x Supreme collaboration

One interesting fashion collaboration that has happened in January is LV x Supreme collection. It is quite unusual collaboration, with Louis Vuitton being a luxury brand, and Supreme being a skater’s sports brand. However, the collection presented on FW 2017 menswear show at Paris Fashion Week proved that you can have the best of two…

Cultural influences on UK/Manchester

Culture is defined by Livescience (2015) as “Culture is the characteristics and knowledge of a particular group of people, defined by everything from language, religion, cuisine, social habits, music and arts.” Cuisine The United Kingdom has a wide mix of cultures, and inevitably adopted some of the elements from other countries. In London, there are…