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Fashion player of the week: Petra Collins

Don’t let her unfinished years at high school fool you into thinking Petra Collins doesn’t work

Dolce & Gabbana: from controversy to cannoli

Deputy Fashion and Beauty Editor Sophie Walsh investigates the controversial Dolce & Gabbana campaigns: sex, violence and spaghetti

Photo: PeterTea @Flickr

Recycling Rapture

Blondie wows on catwalk in London, in aid of environment

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Guess who’s back, back again

Burberry’s show at LFW was bold and beautiful, and even brought back a controversial part of the family…

Photo: Pixabay

Animal rights protest at London fashion week

Activitist protest the use of fur in fashion – despite none appearing in the show protested

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Fashion player of the week: Gosha Rubchinkskiy

The Russian designer takes inspiration from a variety of post-soviet aesthetics

Photo: UoM Students' Union

What do I wear to Pangaea?

Deciding on an outfit after securing your golden ticket

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Can florals ever be cool?

While it is commonly accepted that florals will rear their head every spring, what are you supposed to do with them if you’re a grunge loving Fallowfield chick?

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Still not in space suits: the comeback of millennial fashion

It began subtly with the odd reebok here and choker there. Then, one day we awoke to find ourselves in season 1 of The O.C. turn of the century (1995-2005) fashion is back