Fashion’s love of a smoke is a lingering example of advertisers manipulating women’s self image to sell them something they don’t really want.
From being too black, to not being black enough, model-turned-activist Ebonee Davis has heard it all. Sick and tired of the industry’s treatment of black models, and the Eurocentric standards of beauty against which they’re constantly being measured, last year she penned an open letter imploring designers, agents, make-up artists and magazines to change their attitudes when it comes to inclusivity and cultural accountability. Fresh from her first ever Tedx Talk, here she shares an empowering message about beauty, uniqueness and self-acceptance.
The ultimate love story? The worst best picture ever? We unpack the lasting cultural power of the James Cameron epic.
From Anne Imhof's show-stopping German Pavillion, to Pierre Huyghe's work at the Foundation Louis Vuitton, we look into the politics and causes esposed and explored at this year's Venice Biennale.
Three years since the passing of legendary Central Saint Martin's professor Louise Wilson, we look back to Sarah Mower MBE's tribute to a friend and colleague, who changed the face of fashion.
As the Craig Green designed costumes for the latest Alien film debut today, we look at all the ways fashion has designed the future on the silver screen.
The singer says she now gravitates towards 'uplifting' rap music, despite co-opting hip-hop to shed her Hannah Montana persona.
In light of recent controversies over clear pockets, butt zippers and expensive mud we look back over denim’s controversial history.
Imagine bumping into your ex, your ex’s ex and your ex’s new partner, every hour, for the rest of your life. Fun fact: you already are!
As Vetements leaves Paris for the birthplace of Dada, we take a look at Zurich's thriving artist-led creative scene.
How the famously silent Comme des Garçons creative director communicates through her work and personal style.
The fashion critic pays homage to a life of relentless experimentation and rebellion, and the thinking behind the genius.