If there’s one thing you’ll have noticed about Bella Hadid’s style over the past month, it’s her sunglasses game. Constantly donning new pairs in all manner of colours, the model has quenched our thirst for tinted lenses.
A couple of years ago, your status was demonstrated through the bag you owned. It cost a literal arm and leg to purchase a style from Chanel, Céline, Mulberry and more.
Mulberry’s AW17 collection drew on Britain’s vast heritage. Tweeds, quilts and equestrian gear appeared time after time with striking floral looks bringing up the rear. Naturally, everyone was waiting to see which new bag styles creative director Johnny Coca had conjured up. There was the Amberley – a saddlebag (with a top handle that you don’t actually use) – and an updated quilted version of the bestselling Bayswater.
Shorts and sandals may still feel like a distant dream, but, on planet fashion, we’re already talking about next autumn/winter. So why not get not one, but two steps ahead of the game? We’ve swiped these nifty styling hacks straight from the Fashion Week catwalks. And the best bit? Most of them won’t cost you a penny. Wear Two Coats Feeling the chill? Rejoice, because the likes of Tome and Thakoon have officially made the double coat a thing. ...
Thanks to the likes of Kim Kardashian and Kylie Jenner, corsets are officially back. But forget the rib-crunching lace-up versions. These ones are destined to be worn over loose-fitting tees (or sometimes even designed within the t-shirt itself). From high-end to high street, time to get your hands on a waist-cincher.
With 2017 marked as the Year of the Rooster, it’s time to take on the animal’s traits which include being sociable yet hardworking. Traditional New Year celebrations include showering your loved ones with lavish gifts as well as buying a thing or two for your own pleasure. Others have simply used lucky Chinese symbols and the colours black and red to mark the occasion.
As it’s officially haute couture week, what better way to celebrate than chronicling the eye-wateringly expensive products that would rival any £100,000 gown? From crystal-covered shoes to make-up brushes that cost more than your monthly rent, these items beg the question: is anything really worth this? A word of warning from us: resist the temptation to even consider putting these on your next wishlist. Every celebrity FROW appearance at Paris’ couture shows Statement socks are the latest things you never knew you neede
Marble is having a major moment. The trend kickstarted in lust-worthy homes back at the end of 2016 and is still going strong this year. Praised for its natural and clean vibes, it’s high time you got in on the earthy movement. From side tables to phone cases and the latest jewellery releases, there’s enough stuff to fill your entire home with the stylish stone.
Just like sister Gigi, Bella Hadid has turned to the role of fashion designer. The 20-year-old model has been teasing her new collaboration with Chrome Hearts all over Instagram. But it’s not just a line of tees that the younger Hadid has designed. Her favourite hat style – the baker boy cap – is set to make a comeback if her recently unveiled pink patent design is anything to go by.
Lets look forward to 2017 and celebrate the new fashion, models and brands that will be in store for us! Who will excite us, who will be our new fashion crush, obsession or what will be the summer vibe we are all excited for? Carlotta Oddi is the assistant to street style royalty come editor at large of Japan Vogue's Anna della Russo. Through the years, Oddi has built up quite the following of her own on social media with her very cool, laid back and effortless style – she layers and piles on jewelry, accessories and cardigans like no one can! So when Oddi and her brother Nicolò (just as gorgeous) decided to start their own label Alanui with a collection of Native American inspired cardigans, the fashion world took a closer look! Luxurious and desirable, these unisex pieces are the epitome of luxe boho and when you have the Oddis as the face of the brand, its make you wish you too can look as cool as them!
The SS17 collections saw plenty of covetable accessories take to the catwalks. From deluxe phone cases to somewhat strange accessories, designs from the likes of Chanel, Louis Vuitton and Gucci are starting to hit stores. Saint Laurent’s unmissable logo earrings are the first to be up for grabs. Here’s the other stuff to keep your eyes on over the coming months. Trends we really hope we’re saying goodbye to in 2017 Bling on a budget: Jewellery that will make any outfit look haute
Choker necklaces are having a moment, with the ’90s throwback accessory being worn by everyone from Kendall Jenner and Rihanna to Taylor Swift, who caused a stir when she rocked one onstage at a concert in October. Forever 21 is selling a choker so thick, it appears to be a neck brace. “Ya’ll taking this choker fad too far…shorty wearing a neck brace,” tweeted one person.
When we first watched Stranger Things it had us totally hooked, crept us out, and rekindled a strange love for 80s synth pop we never knew was there. And now, we can make it part of our style too as Hot Topic has unveiled a selection of Stranger Things apparel. The line has a wide selection of T-shirts, jewellery and accessories. And remember Eleven’s iconic pink dress?
There is nothing worse than going out into the cold, crisp winter air unprepared. One thing that really helps fend off the chill is a nice wooly hat and this season they are cooler than ever. From pom poms, to embellished cat ears and fancy prints, these hats will definitely top off your outfit this season, adding some serious style points. Plus, none of us like it when our ears feel like ice blocks… Tartan’s back: 20 pieces to wrap up in Get your hands on the ‘it’ bag of the seaso
Stella McCartney, Loewe and Roberto Cavalli were just a few of the designers to make statement earrings a key accessory this season. Tiny studs are now a thing of the past, it’s now time to embrace geometric shapes, dangling gems and modern hoops. You can’t miss these latest statement earrings that are sure to give your outfit that added edge. 9 feminist slogan statements to wear loud and proud Make-up pro recreates famous film scenes on her eyelids
Vans never fails to impress us with its pop-culture-inspired clothing. From Nintendo shoes to Hello Kitty and Star Wars trainers, they know what this whole ‘themed’ thing is all about. And their Toy Story launch could be the best yet. From Buzz Lightyear purple green and white trainers to alien backpacks, we’re longing for an excuse to buy it all.
Summer’s over but don’t feel sad! Autumn brings so many things to look forward to, beautiful leaves, cosy blankets and a new appreciation of curling up for an evening at home. We’ve scoured Etsy to bring you some of our favourite autumn picks from UK sellers. If you’re feeling blue over bidding adieu to summer why not purchase a pick me up and give yourself a pat on the back for supporting small independent retailers.
When a sunny-coloured outfit broke up the black at Versus, people paid attention. But it wasn’t the hue that turned heads. Donatella had created a belt bra - something that sounds vaguely uncomfortable but looks incredible. In a world full of pretty little bralets, this belted lingerie is providing the complete antithesis.
The best statement jewels at the 2016 Emmys were all major earrings. Actresses in the comedy and dramatic categories sparkled in a range of earrings as diverse as the programs nominated for awards. Click the arrow in the center right of the photograph above to see a slide show of our 5 favorite looks, reviewed below.
Co-ordinating accessories is the best way to pull together any look. Whether it be a everyday work outfit or a special occasion you really can’t go wrong if your bag and shoes match. These accessory combo’s are sure to take your wardrobe to a whole new level.
Sometimes we need more than a subtle pair of drop earrings to complete an outfit. From intricately woven necklaces worn with striking white dresses — with our hair up in a messy chignon and a cat eyeliner to darken our eyes — to bold brooches worn with our classic tailored jacket, accessories can take our everyday style from mundane to magnetic.
We are all in the mood for sports at the moment; getting back into the swing of summer sports with Wimbledon, and with the build up to the Rio Olympics it’s on everyone’s mind - particularly now that we have the weather for it!
There’s no better bit of arm candy than a basket bag. It pairs perfectly with punchy prints, denim and, well, just about anything. Plus, it screams summer. And if you need more persuading, a young and always on point Jane Birkin was rarely seen without one in the 70s.