Upcycle your wardrobe with a tie-dye or bleach DIY!

2020 has already been a major year for DIY fashion and the latest trend is tie-dye. Up until recently, tie-dye was a nostalgic fashion trend but thanks to video app TikTok, DIY tie-dying has become one of the biggest trends of lockdown. Whilst mainstream brands have quickly jumped on the hype and started selling their own designs, many people are choosing to do it themselves at home to save money and have fun at the same time. Want to jump on this trend? Here’s how to do it! • Clothing

Five lockdown-friendly DIY beauty treatments straight from your kitchen

After a long day of working from home, taking time to pamper yourself and wind down is more than necessary. With that in mind, now is the perfect time to find a new hobby in DIY beauty treatments using products that you find in your cupboards. Here are five easy ways you can pretend your bathroom is a relaxing spa and feel rejuvenated at home: Avocado’s such a popular fruit that you’re more than likely to have one at home. Mash it up with a tablespoon of honey together until its a smoo

The reason salons are banning gossip magazines

Gossip magazines have been sold from newsstands for years and have always been the original source for juicy stories of the celebrity world. Whilst they are arguably an easy read and something to pass the time, either on a long train journey or when you are getting your roots touched up at the hairdressers, the messages they enforce can be particularly demeaning and harmful than what they first appear. With mental health awareness at its pinnacle, and in light of Caroline Flack’s tragic death

Why Natalie Portman has caused a stir...again

Whilst the main focus of the Oscars is to celebrate the talents of the cinematic world, it also the opportunity for nominees and guests to adorn the red carpet in the most sort after garments and designers. Every year there is at least one remarkable statement on the red carpet, and this year it was the one and only Natalie Portman. Making both a fashion and feminist statement, Natalie Portman wore a custom Dior gown with a matching cape that featured the surnames of all female directors who w

ASOS's latest online feature is your new best friend

Popular online shopping brand ASOS has come to everyone’s rescue of size guide faffing and has launched a new feature called ‘See My Fit’. This never seen before feature uses AR (Augmented Reality) to provide shoppers a preview of what clothes on their website will look like on different body types. Currently, this new feature shows previews of a total of 16 models with varied heights and for sizes four to 18, in an attempt to help shoppers choose the best size for them. With online shopping

The best Black Friday fashion deals

The countdown to Black Friday is officially on. With just over a week to go before our favourite retailers slash their prices and everyone goes into a shopping frenzy, it’s the best time to keep your eyes peeled for the best deals and exclusive offers. Black Friday is the perfect time to nab those items that you’ve had your eyes on for weeks, need to restock your makeup bag or grab some great Christmas present bargains. Retailers have already begun their reductions leading up to the main eve

Meet the brand owner who says no to fast fashion

FullaLove is a newly launched clothing brand offering ethically sourced clothing which doesn’t cost the Earth. It was in the late 1990s and 2000s when low-cost fashion production became a phenomenon and fast fashion retailers including Topshop and Zara took over mainstream fashion on the high street. This then infiltrated to online retailers, with brands like PrettyLittleThing and ASOS designing and producing pieces cheaply and quickly. As a result, fast fashion has had a huge impact on the