5 of the best fashion boutiques in Sheffield

Contrary to popular belief, it’s not all ‘grim up North’ – and Sheffield has a lot to offer when it comes to the fashion stakes. Since it’s had a bit of a facelift, Sheffield not only hosts great high-street names (what is life without Topshop), but is also home to a whole range of hip boutiques to …

City Lists Fashion November 25, 2014

8 of the most underappreciated fashion moments in film

Some films are rightly renowned for their costume design and characters’ attire – but not all movies get the styling credit they deserve. From epic dramas to cult comedies, Alexandra Wigley picks out 8 of the most underappreciated fashion moments in film. Drive (2011) A neo-noir arthouse action crime thriller, Drive is most notably recognised for its …

Fashion July 9, 2014

Morgan Clare brings you designers you love

Sponsored post: Morgan Clare is Yorkshire’s largest independent women’s designerwear retailer. From premium labels such as Stella McCartney and Kenzo, through hot favourites Mary Katrantzou and Peter Pilotto, to quirky individual Ba&sh and Raquel Allegra – Morgan Clare features collections from over 50 designers. The Harrogate store, established for over 17 years, is a haven …

Fashion June 18, 2014

Edinburgh: A fashion lover’s guide

Fashion blogger Rosie Steer shares her favourite Edinburgh shops, events and markets – and champions the local designers who are drawing attention from afar In recent years, Edinburgh’s creative fashion and arts communities have been thriving. Though we might have a reputation for being more sartorially conservative than our vibrant sibling along the M8, the Scottish …

Newcastle: A fashion lover’s guide

Forget Georgie Shore. The Newcastle fashion scene is buzzing with talent. Sandra Tang, Marketing and Events Manager for NE1 and blogger at The Chicest, shares her favourite shops, events and designers. The Newcastle fashion scene, despite what you see on Geordie Shore, is actually great. Each year NE1’s Newcastle Fashion Week does a street style hunt and …

Heavy metal Christmas jumpers: A festive fashion trend for 2013?

For the past couple of years, come October high street shops fill up with Christmas jumpers the likes of which haven’t been seen since your granny knitted that hideous Rudolph effort for you when you were a nipper. These winter-themed sweaters – usually with reindeer, snow crystals or gift-wrapped parcel designs – have been endorsed …

Fashion November 27, 2013

‘Blade Runner’ costume designer confirmed for ‘Star Wars 7’

He designed the costumes for iconic sci-fi classic Blade Runner – and now industry veteran Michael Kaplan has hopped on board Star Wars 7. Kaplan, who worked with new Star Wars director JJ Abrams on Star Trek and Star Trek Into Darkness, said he was “excited” at the prospect of getting his hands on the …

Fashion May 22, 2013