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H&M employs plus-sized mannequins

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SWEDISH fashion store H&M is wrapping its outfits on size 40-42 mannequins. What it invests in more plastic and reduced floor space, it will reap in good PR.

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Posted: 15th, March 2013 | In: Fashion | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


How to tie an Eldredge Knot in your neck tie

HOW do you tie an Eldredge knot in your tie? The knot is the work of Jeffrey Eldrege. The creator of the Eldredge explains:

Tying a four-in-hand every day got old. So I looked up how to tie other

Posted: 26th, February 2013 | In: Fashion | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The all-purpose JeanPants Underwear for Aussie Rules and swimming

NEVER again need you be unprepared at the beach or pool. When the hot weather hits, you can strip off your ComfiSlax ans showcase your CUW JeanPants Underwear *. These snug cotton boxer shorts look like a pair of very …

Posted: 25th, February 2013 | In: Fashion | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Oscars 2013 – all the stars’ dresses in photos

THE Oscars 2013 – who wore what. Nicole Kidman cam dressed as a Dubai beach oil slick; Jessica Chatain looked Hollywood fabulous; Charlize Theron looked elegant; Adele looked meh; Jennifer Aniston had channeled her personality into her dress (dullsville); Bradley …

Posted: 25th, February 2013 | In: Fashion, Film | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Moustache transplants give men ‘the air of a tiger’

“HAVING a moustache was always a big thing, ever since the Ottoman time. Most Arab leaders have moostache, or some form of facial hair. I think culturally it suggests masculinity, wisdom and experience.”So says one Saudi Arabia-based journalist about the …

Posted: 21st, February 2013 | In: Fashion | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Anya Hindmarch does it with dominoes at London Fashion Week 2013

Posted: 19th, February 2013 | In: Fashion | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The fashionistas of London Fashion Week 2013 – photos of fashion’s forwards

LONDON Fashion Week 2013: we’ve been photographing the fashionistas seen outside Somerset House. Look out for: 1980s colours; the BA Robertson fan club; men dressed as clerics; men dressed as furtive sex shop browsers (circa. 1973); and other cool …

Posted: 18th, February 2013 | In: Fashion, Key Posts | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


John Galliano dresses like a schlocky Nazi

ONE day John Galliano will make Hassidic Jews on-trend. The convicted anti-semite who declared his love for all things Hitler (it’s zer shorts – to die fur) was spotted heading to Oscar de la Renta’s show at New York

Posted: 14th, February 2013 | In: Celebrities, Fashion | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Anti-drone Stealth Wear: the anti-conformist hoodie

ADAM Harvey has designed anti-drone Stealth Wear. Hoodies are useless, says Harvey:

Conformity is what surveillance wants and fashion is anti-conformist. And I think the decision to conform or not happens on a personal level. The projects I’ve been working

Posted: 29th, January 2013 | In: Fashion | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The pick of British Fashion Council’s London Collections 2013: Men

WE’VE been at the British Fashion Council’s London Collections: Men. This is what you dudes will be wearing next year. Old Mr Anorak was ever ahead of his time:

Posted: 10th, January 2013 | In: Fashion | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kate Middleton’s face turns to leather

KATE Middleton Pregnancy Watch: The Duchess of Cambridge is a bag lady:

National Ledger: “Kate Middleton is pregnant and many are celebrating including those in the fashion world.”

To celebrate the Duchess of Cambridge’s pregnancy, Gucci has made an

Posted: 23rd, December 2012 | In: Fashion, Royal Family | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The worst underwear advert ever

IS this the world’s worst ever advert for underwear:

Posted: 4th, December 2012 | In: Fashion, Key Posts | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Men’s underwear sales slacken with age

MEN. Do you buy underwear? Do you think the undies in your drawers never get old. Are you married to good woman or the son of a fine parent who just replaces you revolting old guntees with fresher ones? Business …

Posted: 4th, December 2012 | In: Fashion | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kylie Minogue loses a foot on Elle magazine cover

KYLIE Minogue is on the cover of the January 2013 issue of Elle magaine. She looks goo. But where is her foot?

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Posted: 3rd, December 2012 | In: Fashion | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


London’s Teddy Boys – a photo essay

ALL hail the Teddy Boys. Long-drape jacket, drainpipe trousers, slim tie, plain shirt with high collar, brothel creepers and overt socks the Edwardian style. And hair. It’s all about the hair. Teen culture always is.

Posted: 30th, November 2012 | In: Fashion, Flashback, Key Posts | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Yoko Ono’s hand job fashions for Opening Ceremony (full range in photos)

YOKO Ono has designed range of clothing for Opening Ceremony. The outfits are based on Yoko’s drawings from 1969. She had intended John Lennon to wear them – to “celebrate John’s hot bod”. She gave Lennon the sketches …

Posted: 28th, November 2012 | In: Celebrities, Fashion | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Si Chan’s Hug Me Jacket (for insane muppets)

MEN’S Fashion item of the day: London’s College of Fashion graduate Si Chan blogs has a jacket to make men feel “warm and hugged“. The “Hug Me Jacket” could cost £800, if it ever gets made. But if …

Posted: 26th, November 2012 | In: Fashion | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Unforgivable home croch clothes from the 1970s

DID you home crochet in the 1960s and 1970s? Did you buy Aunt Lydia’s Knit Crochet Heavy Rug Yarn? Did you read publications like Knitting & Crochet, In Shawls and The Easy Art of Ripple Crochet? These people …

Posted: 8th, November 2012 | In: Fashion, Flashback | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Courtney Love fashion line has worst washing instructions ever

YOU might not want her perfume to smell like her, but you’ll adore Courtney Love’s new fashion range. Called Never The Bride, Love flogs it thus:

“This is the stuff that I would wear if I was young enough

Posted: 28th, October 2012 | In: Celebrities, Fashion | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Nike X-Ray bone tights for ‘the athlete unafraid to make a statement’

WOULD you wear Nike Women’s Exclusive Print tights are athletic tights. The skeleton pattern is designed to “show what women are made of” . You can see the wearer’s “inner toughness.” You can buy them nude.

The new Nike Women’s

Posted: 19th, October 2012 | In: Fashion | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Women’s product of the day: Kleinert’s On and Off Dress Shields

KLEINERT’S On and Off Dress Shields kept you fresh and dainty before deodorants and antiperspirant made boob tubes and bra tops acceptable. But hold on! It looks like these device still exits.

A visit to the Kleinert’s website tell us:…

Posted: 25th, September 2012 | In: Fashion | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0