Inkeeping with International Women’s Day, this week at The Mancunion we’re celebrating the female trailblazers of the fashion industry. Let’s hear it for the girls
Fashion & Beauty
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?
The fashion industry is often seen to sexualise women’s bodies but does this translate across continents?
Deputy Fashion and Beauty Editor Talia Lee-Skudder reveals why the ostrich feather jacket should be the reason that you take out another loan
Potentially the most controversial item you’ll find in your lingerie drawer
Shannon Winterbone talks through the perks of NYX’s cult liquid lipstick
Is there a danger in sporting a fashion accessory without understanding its power as a political message? How aware of we are the statements we make?
Where Soap and Glory meet Benefit; but with a more appealing price tag. Contributor Zoe Dukoff-Gordon reveals the top products from the up and coming makeup brand theBalm cosmetics
Kitty Mitchell-Turner reveals the inspiration behind her style
Deputy Fashion and Beauty editor Talia Lee-Skudder reveals her signature style
Having begun university in monochrome monotony, Deputy Fashion and Beauty Editor Sophie Soar discusses her drastic (ally necessary) style evolution
Following the release of Vogue US’s first ever cover image to feature a plus-size model, Shannon Winterbone discusses a potential turning point in the fashion industry