Fashion & Lifestyle

  • Race and the runway

    Season in season out, those who sit primly in their velvet thrones at the top of the fashion hierarchy dictate trends so transitory and frivolous...

  • Sartorial pointers

    In From Russia with Love a Russian agent tries to pass himself off as an English gentleman. However he has a wide knot. Since a...

  • Abercrombie Fitch or Abercrombie FILTH?

    There’s a man walking past outside wearing a Hollister shirt. I know how to fold that shirt. Even looking at him makes me angry. This...

  • The other side of fashion

    “I think what I often see it that people are frightened about fashion. Because it scares them or make them feel insecure they just put...

  • Child beauty pageants – the new race of child Barbies

    Dressing up and rummaging through my mums make-up stash was a fun and common occurrence for me as a child, but a beauty pageant at...

  • For the love of Longchamps!

    Those bags are everywhere. You know the ones – tote-like shape, plain block colour, tan-brown leather handles, easy-clean material. Yes, I’m talking about the Longchamps...

  • X-FACTOR OR EX-FACTOR?

    Is the styling on the X FACTOR as “original” as the vocal talent it showcases? Quite frankly…no! It’s that show that everyone watches on a...

  • Toffee-fudge muffins

    These muffins are delicious for a quick sugary fix! *Makes approximately 24 For the muffins: 125g caster sugar 125g Light brown muscovado sugar 125g margarine or...

  • Starbucks or Starsucks?

    In the light of the latest Starbucks-forgot-to-pay-tax-scandal, your fashion and lifestyle editor reflects over the coffee chain culture in London: On a recent trip to...