The Mancunion

Britain's biggest student newspaper

Jennifer Knowles

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ASOS try before you buy

Everyone’s go-to online retailer site ASOS have just announced their revolutionary new way to shop. Their try before you buy feature is the perfect way for students to shop without getting into debt

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Halloween makeup on a student budget

Jenny Knowles reveals her top bargain beauty buys for this Halloween season

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Trend renaissance

Fashion designers are constantly producing new styles to parade along our runways and our high streets but in the midst of all these original ideas we see the circulation of some old classics, writes Jenny Knowles

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Prepping for the poolside

The sun is slowly coming out and it’s time to start thinking ahead to those summer months. Jenny Knowles helps you become the ultimate, on-trend beach babe

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Sex sells

As feminism attempts to concur all, it cannot be denied that female sexuality is a taboo that causes mixed responses from the feminist community. Kim Kardashian, Emily Ratajkowski and Emma Watson’s recent controversy are claiming that there bodies and their sexuality do not contradict their feminism. This week Jenny Knowles has a look at how sex sells in fashion and, whether it’s the women who profit?

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The changing landscape of Fashion Week

Jennifer Knowles explores how Fashion Week is an evolving event that seems to be leaving tradition behind

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Flats for evening wear: yes or no?

Do we dare pair flats with our eveningwear? If Victoria Beckham has hung up the heels, why shouldn’t we?

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How to: do sixties

After visiting the Mary Quant exhibition at the Gallery of Costume in Platt Fields Park, Jenny Knowles explores the history of sixties fashion and how to incorporate the era into your wardrobe

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Celebs that scare

Jenny Knowles weighs in on the alter egos of celebrities and their impact on popular culture

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Are fashion magazines behind the times?

Jenny Knowles suggests that fashion magazines are failing in one crucial area: diversity—with the ultimate fashion bible Vogue being perhaps the worst culprit.