Since Janet Reger introduced women to the concept of foundation wear as fashion, we have seen Madonna dancing on stage in conical corsets and the Pussycat Dolls parading in little more than their bras and knickers. Brands such as Agent Provocateur, Coco de Mer, Ann Summers and, of course, Victoria’s Secret (which launched in the UK in 2012) have brought once-taboo styles to the high street, introducing us all to half-cup bras, peep-hole knickers and bondage-style straps on bodysuits. Saucy styles are no longer the preserve of naughty girls – every woman has the chance to experiment with her underwear choices. … [Read more...] about Last week, a model described luxury lingerie as ‘empowering’. Is she right?
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From old tents dumped at festivals to battered books destined for the bin, Bethany Williams’s studio is a magnet for other people’s waste. The 30-year-old Liverpudlian turns such items into coats, hoodies, anoraks and trousers for her streetwear-style brand. … [Read more...] about The height of TRASHION: As Meghan Markle wears shoes made from old plastic bottles, we look at why recycled junk has never been so fashionable as designers use fire hoses, mobile phones and nettles in their creations
Victoria Beckham, 45, looks incredible as she puts on a... Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber beam after a romantic date... Kendall Jenner gets up close and personal with Kourtney... Lourdes Leon stuns in a bustier mini-dress at Burberry's LFW... … [Read more...] about Gigi Hadid and Kaia Gerber say ‘laters’ to London and jet to Milan as they prepare for their third Fashion Week appearance in five days
Yasmin Le Bon, left, and Cecilia Chancellor, 53, right, stormed the catwalk at Preen yesterday. It comes as Vogue Business noted that, while there is greater 'age diversity' on the runway, the median age of fashion week models has increased by only two years from 21 to 23 since 2014 … [Read more...] about Ageless beauty! Emilia Wickstead and Preen win praise for casting models in their 50s and 60s in their London Fashion Week shows – as Vogue calls for more older women on the catwalk