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Primark boasted that it audited its factories before the Savar factory disaster

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PRIMARK, the highly profitable budget fashion retailer owned by Associated British Foods, has vowed to compensate loved ones of the 350 people killed when the Savar clothing factory collapsed in Dhaka,Bangladesh. Primark said it “accepts all its responsibilities in

Posted: 4th, May 2013 | In: Fashion, News | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


In 1977 Stars Wars characters and Vogue magazine models advertised the wonder of fur coats

IN 1977. Vogue magazine hooked onto the Star Wars craze with a feature called THE FORCE OF FUR: Vogue fashion spread from 1977. Jerry Hall, Darth Vader, C3PO, Stormtroopers and Jawas real;sied that with fur comes intergalactic harmony.

In the …

Posted: 3rd, May 2013 | In: Fashion, Film, Flashback | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


American shirt can be worn for 100 days: Britons remain sewn into their underwear

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FASHION company Wool&Prince claims you can wear their shirts for 100 days straight and still feel fresher than a daisy in Will Smith’s hair.

Wool&Prince founder “Mac” wore his company’s shirt for 100 days and felt fine. No washing. No …

Posted: 2nd, May 2013 | In: Fashion | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Women’s lingerie, on sale for men to wear

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IS Mangerie a thing? If not, it is now as a company called HommeMystere has decided to make women’s lingerie for men. They’re offering things like thongs and padded bras, and hope to change the landscape of men’s underwear.

The …

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


Soft Paris lingerie aims to destroy British feminism and crap on your lawn

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SOFT Paris is a French knickers and undies company (that’s lingerie – ed) aiming to teach the clueless, potato-sack-clad British woman how to dress for sex. To promote the brand, the company has issued its 10 steps to seduction. Most …

Posted: 1st, April 2013 | In: Fashion | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kickstarter of the day: The Shirt Shirt (silent ‘r’)

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KICK STARTER project of the DAY: The Shirt Shirt. It might be a parody:

Posted: 18th, March 2013 | In: Fashion | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


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?

Suggestions, please…

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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