Forget ‘transitional’ – it feels like we’ve gone from sundresses and sandals to boots and coats in ten seconds flat. At least with jewellery, what worked in the heat can also work in the cold with a few minor tweaks. Herewith, the jewellery trends you need to know for the new season.
Pink crab apple blossom rustles in the early evening breeze, the catwalk is rose-tinted and frou frou poufs fill the elegant courtyard of Palazzo Versace. The only improvement on this vision of Italianate-chic-meets-Barbara-Cartland campery could be a coral-hued Campari Spritz in one's hand.
In the teeth of the UK’s temperamental weather, it might seem a tad early to be recognising one of the key summer trends, but the arrival of the blouson into even the most risk-averse male wardrobe is a multi-layered moment, both figuratively and practically.
This Friday’s opening of Vessel, a maze-like ‘park’ at the nucleus of the Hudson Yards development, is spring’s hottest ticket. Thomas Heatherwick’s design rivals the High Line for Manhattan promenading, and while it may not feel cool to climb the 2,500 stairs (154 flights!) around its 80 landings in NYC’s summer heat, the waiting list is long.
Professor Julian Birkinshaw from the London Business School explains the kinds of jobs that are most at risk of automation.
Next week, the largest Dior retrospective ever mounted in Britain opens in London’s Victoria and Albert Museum. 'Dior, Designer of Dreams' is set to be a cultural highlight of 2019. Pity Dior’s incumbent designer, Maria Grazia Chiuri, who has to compete with the shock and awe of Dior’s 1947 New Look and make current Dior seem equally as exciting and glamorous.
Fashion decries formulae, but there is no getting away from the fact that right now menswear is marching to a particularly strident beat, laid down by a phalanx of designers, some of whom have themselves been on manoeuvres (Kim Jones replacing the Berluti-bound Kris van Assche at Dior, his seat at Louis Vuitton filled by Virgil Abloh), in what was a busy 2018 for the LVMH corporate carousel.
Luckily, there are some books out there that are targeted at helping beginners with money management. Whether you’re looking to slash your spending, get thrifty in the kitchen, understand what’s going on with your bank account or finally start a savings account, these books promise to finally make you financially savvy. Over the last month, we’ve dedicated ourselves to trawling through a stack of money management books to find our top eight for beginners.
Think what you like about Kylie Jenner, you can’t deny she’s proved her business prowess. In fact, that’s an understatement: the 20-year-old is set to become the youngest self-made billionaire in the world. The prestigious business magazine has chosen Jenner as the face of their ‘American Women Billionaires’ cover for their August issue, which depicts Jenner in a businesslike in a black blazer and slicked back hair.
Christopher Bailey transformed Burberry in aesthetic and financial terms, but most of all he transformed it in tone. Christopher Bailey, who turned Burberry from an ailing rainwear label into a global luxury brand, is to check out of the company in 2018 after 17 years at the helm. Burberry shares fell 2% after the news that Bailey’s next Burberry show, which will be held in London in February, will be his last.
If you think that £1,300 is a generous amount to spend on an engagement ring, get ready to be blown away by the average cost of a celebrity’s diamond.According to a new trend report, the average cost of a celebrity’s engagement ring hit £1 million for the first time in 2016.A new report released by 77 Diamonds looked at 100 celebrity proposals – from Kate Middleton’s to Kim Kardashian’s – and found that you’d need a minimum of £281,000 to be eligible for a celebrity engagement.So in other words, having a dream proposal isn’t easy – but that won’t stop us from trying.Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for non-stop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyleUK.Read more from Yahoo Style UK:Man buys girlfriend too-small engagement ring to make her lose weightEngagement rings for men are on the riseMan sues ex-fiancée for £10,000 engagement ring – and loses
Pippa Middleton's wedding has been dubbed the 'society event of the year', and all eyes are on the Duchess of Cambridge's younger sister as she weds wealthy financier James Matthews at St Mark's Church in Englefield.
For this instalment we’re with a 30-year-old woman who is taking a weekend break to Madrid for her boyfriend’s birthday. Annoyingly her boyfriend’s birthday falls at the end of the month, just before payday, which means the possibility of her running out of money and asking him to sub her on his own birthday trip is a very real possibility. Hotel: It was £519.85 for two people - flights and hotel included from a deal with Expedia.
There aren’t many male models with a career spanning 30 years, and only one who can boast the title of “the world’s first male supermodel”. But John Pearson, chiselled, lean and dazzlingly blue-eyed at 51, has always stood out. He got his break when he was spotted working in a denim shop in his native Sheffield in the early 1980s, before going on to define male beauty in the 1990s, posing for Peter Lindbergh and starring alongside Linda Evangelista, Christy Turlington, Naomi Campbell and Cindy Crawford in George Michael’s Freedom! video. ...
The survey by the charity Young Women’s Trust found that millennials are a “generation in crisis” with many struggling to make ends meet, and according to the report low pay and a lack of work are largely to blame. The charity surveyed 4,000 18 to 30-year-olds and discovered that young women were worst affected. Over a quarter (28%) of young people in work said they didn’t have enough paid hours and almost half (48%) said they are worried about how much their job pays.
Voucher Codes Pro polled 2125 18-30s in the UK, half of which were single and half of which had been with a partner for at least two years. If you don’t believe what you’re reading (we didn’t at first), the results also broke down how the money is spent.