international womens day

  • International Women's Day 2021: How to shop and give back today

    From Net-A-Porter's designer collaborations to sale pieces at Whistles.

  • One in five Brits don’t think men and women should be treated equally

    Interestingly, these results haven't differed whatsoever in nearly five years, when the survey was last run.

  • Brie Larson's Beautiful Red Gown Has a Hidden Message

    Brie Larson hits the Kong: Skull Island premiere. You can add Brie Larson to the list of celebrities who wore red in support of Wednesday’s “A Day Without a Woman” strike, organized by the folks at the Women’s March in conjunction with International Women’s Day. The Kong: Skull Island star took a turn at the film’s premiere in Hollywood Wednesday evening in a dress perfect for the day.

  • 15 fashion accessories for International Women's Day

    International Women’s Day is taking place on 8th March 2017. The World Economic Forum predicts that the gender gap won’t close entirely until 2186. Celebrate this on International Women’s Day and tell all the women in your life that you love them.

  • Can't ditch work to strike on International Women's Day? Here's how to show your support

    In a powerful display of solidarity, millions of women worldwide took part in the Women’s March on January 21, in support of women’s rights and to protest the then newly-elected President of the United States, Donald Trump. The march takes place on March 8 to coincide with International Women’s Day and encourages women to take a day off work to show the impact women have on the workforce and socio-economic system. “In the same spirit of love and liberation that inspired the Women’s March, we join together in making March 8th A Day Without a Woman, recognizing the enormous value that women of all backgrounds add to our socio-economic system–while receiving lower wages and experiencing greater inequities, vulnerability to discrimination, sexual harassment, and job insecurity,” states the event’s site.

  • Caroline Cossey, the world's first transgender model, talks Playboy, Bond and battling for rights

    Known as one of the world’s first transgender models, Caroline Cossey has paved the way for the trans community. After travelling the world as a showgirl, Caroline embarked on a successful career as a model appearing in major fashion and pin-up magazines. In 1974, Caroline went through her final gender reassignment surgery.

  • International Women's Day: Female-empowering beauty brands to know about

    With International Women’s Day coming up on 8 March, the theme #BeBoldForChange has us itching to make a difference every and any way we can. A global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women, IWD also marks a call to action for accelerating gender equality. If you’re wondering how you can take part in IWD or how to support the women’s equality campaign, it’s not all marches, speeches, festivals and fun runs.