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Brand-less Beauty

Beauty branding is changing fast — hopefully for the benefit of consumers

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A summary of New York Fashion Week

Fashion season is back and New York kicked it all off for us with a series of trends to see us through summer and into autum


Dressing up for Christmas

Maddie Rodbert reveals her top tips for a glamorous festive fashion

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Alaïa: his story and legacy

As the fashion world mourns the loss of the iconic designer Azzedine Alaïa, Maddie Rodbert reflects on his successes and his ever-present influence in popular culture

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Christopher Bailey leaves Burberry

It was announced in October that Christopher Bailey, creative director at Burberry, is going step down after 17 years in his position.  Bailey has been…

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DSquared2’s ‘Be Nice, Be Cool’ range

Fashion brand DSquared2 have partnered up with charity ‘Be Nice, Be Cool’ to raise awareness about bullying. Maddie Rodbert reveals what you can expect from the collaboration

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Weinstein’s last pillar

Following allegations of sexual assault by countless actresses in the film industry, the future looks bleak for Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. Maddie Rodbert discusses how this will affect his soon-to-be-ex wife’s brand Marchesa and how the fashion industry has responded to Weinstein’s horrific abuse of power