the strange story of kim kardashian and her personal paparazzo
“Maybe if you had a fucking business that you were passionate about then you would know what it takes to run a fucking business but you don't.”
why dry january won't solve our problem with binge drinking
Now the festivities are over the #newyearnewme bandwagon is here with over 4 million of us committing to a sober January. But what good does it do when we get back on the booze, making up for lost time as soon as it ends?
Lily Rose Thomas
jeff goldblum and the daddy problem
Jeff Goldblum's omnipresence as our empirical Daddy of the year is proof, if proof needs be, that the entire planet is on the huh.
is there such a thing as too woke?
It's been quite a week of hot-takes.
how diversity in fashion became about democracy
Knowledge of your taste is more valuable than ever before, and not just to those who want to sell you products, but to those who want to sell you ideas.
Clementine de Pressigny
shawn mendes has a point – we need to stop policing male femininity
Our knowledge of gender and sexuality is expanding at breakneck speed, but the Mendes memes prove we still have rigid ideas of what it means to be masculine or to act gay.
second generation designers are shaping the future of the british fashion industry
Fashion journalist Osman Ahmed celebrates a new generation of young designers from multi-cultural backgrounds who are redefining and reimagining what British fashion means today.
'the simple life' was an accidentally brilliant reflection on america's political divide
15 years ago, Paris and Nicole illuminated the festering culture wars before Trump brought it all to the surface.
what is digital clothing?
Exploring whether this is a potential answer to Instagram-inspired over-consumption, or just a gimmick.
why can’t pop culture portray the period?
It's a vitally important narrative to normalise.
white girls reinventing themselves as black women on instagram has to stop
As a recent Twitter storm brought attention to social media blackface, Emma Dabiri looks at the cultural history of this racist practice and its links to black women being perceived as sexually available.
the earthwise issue
what is the answer to fashion's waste problem?
As Burberry, Stella McCartney and H&M pledge to help eliminate plastic pollution, we look back to The Earthwise Issue, in which Osman Ahmed asked: How can fashion find a new route to sustainability?
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