Hilary Clements

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Craig Oldham dishes out brutally honest advice to new graphic designers

<i>In two extracts from his new book, Oh Sh*t What Now? Craig Oldham shares his top tips for graphic designers just starting out. One: seek out</i> …

Fashion History Lesson: The Boozy Evolution of the Cocktail Dress

From the early 1900s to now, this semi-formal style has survived the flapper era, prohibition, '90s minimalism and much more.<p>Author:<p>Publish</i> …

Yves Saint-Laurent

I Wear Less Makeup Now Thanks to This Illuminating Mirror

Rushing out of my apartment building one summer morning, I ran into my neighbor. She stared at me, squinted, and said, “Under your eyes, it’s white.” …

The One Thing You Should Never Do When Wearing A Hat In Winter

Beanies are definitely one of the perfect accessories during the winter. They are fluffy, warm and can be totally cute. You can wear your hair in a …

Slimming shapewear that actually works

Let's face it, shapewear is a women's best friend. From sheer dresses to creating a more flattering silhouette, relying on a pair of Spanx to give us an extra confidence boost is not a bad thing. Scroll below to discover all different types of body shapers including waist cinchers, slimming slips …

Clothing

17 Really Stylish Women That Will Influence Your 2017 Wardrobe

Fashion A-list.

Michelle Obama’s Fashion Influence Won’t End When She Leaves the White House

There are plenty of substantive reasons to be experiencing pre-nostalgia for Michelle Obama’s eight years as First Lady. Re-watch her stirring final …

How to Choose the Right Boots

Ankle? Over-the-knee? Lace-up? Think about the sleekest silhouette<p>Q: Which boots should I wear with my new sweater dress (It has a straight silhouette that stops just below my knee—and is rich-looking—a purple, black and red intarsia pattern). Over the knee boots are what everybody’s buying right …

Clothing

It'll Take You Less Than a Minute to Spot the Most Practical Piece in Jennifer Aniston's Outfit

Jennifer Aniston wasn't trying to make a fashion statement when she wore a pair of dark-framed glasses to an event in LA. She simply grabbed them, perhaps to see better, when she went on stage for a speech at <b>Marie Claire</b>'s Image Maker Awards. That's exactly why we loved Jennifer's look. The star …

Women's Fashion

Victoria Beckham Writes Surprisingly Moving Open Letter to Her '18-Year-Old Self' in Vogue UK

Victoria Beckham, occasional Spice Girl and current fashion designer, wrote an open letter to her 18-year-old self for the February issue of British</i> …

Mission Impossible: How Top Stylists Might Dress Hillary and Trump

We’re nearing the end of the Democratic National Convention, and it seems like the whole world has gone political. If you were trying to ignore the …

Kate Middleton Wears 50s-Inspired Coat for Her First Engagement of 2017

In a very fitting royal blue.<p><b>Kate Middleton</b> has made her first official engagement of 2017 looking very royal. She joined <b>Prince William</b> to visit the Child Bereavement U.K. Centre in East London, where they met with children who have suffered from the loss of someone close to them. The Duchess of …

How the Body Positive Movement Changed Red Carpet Fashion

Part of my job as a fashion editor is to watch awards shows and report on the red carpet. I know, <i>woe is me.</i> But as fun as it is to write about celebrities wearing pretty dresses, a part of me has always felt like an outsider looking in. Why? Believe it or not, it's not because I don't own custom …

Footwear Brand Kahmune Just Dropped Nude Shoes for Every Skin Tone

Last year was a big one for diversity in the fashion industry. In 2016, we saw more diverse runways and campaigns and the clothes to match them. This year is keeping the ball rolling by expanding the definition of “nude” to match our diverse array of skin tones, which is basically the best news …

Skin Care

10 Items That'll Give Your Wardrobe the Edge It's Been Missing

Turn your style all the way up to 11.<p>In case you haven't noticed, there's been a serious resurgence of classic '70s British punk style on both the runways and the streets lately. Combat boots, torn jeans, and cropped trousers are turning up everywhere. And while you may not want to go full Johnny …

If You Look Closely, Michelle Obama Isn't Wearing Just Any Little Black Dress

In our minds, the more we see of Michelle Obama, the better. After obsessing over her beautiful Jason Wu gown at President Barack Obama's farewell speech, we then spotted the First Lady in yet another memorable look. Michelle stopped by <b>The Tonight Show</b> on Wednesday and wore a black Givenchy by …

From skirts and high heels to jeans and trainers: These are the 5 new rules of 2017 workplace fashion

In recent years, the suit has loosened its grip on the work place with a wide range of professional careers redefining the definition of what it …

Rihanna Embraces Pantone Colors Past and Present

Rihanna has cast herself as a modern-day Marie Antoinette, a queen enrobed in baby pink terrycloth and lace. Her Spring 2017 collection for her Fenty x Puma line featured slouchy silk ensembles, likened to the wardrobe of a monarch heading to the gym. But it's not just in her professional life that …

As MAC unveils its first ever beauty influencers collection, here are the social media stars you should be following

While fragrance brands still rely heavily on celebrities to front their seasonal campaigns - Charlize Theron for Dior, Margot Robbie for Calvin Klein et al - more and more make-up companies are looking to ‘influencers’ to promote their products. In the past year, L’Oreal Paris has enlisted a whole …

5 ways to spot a fake diamond

We spoke with Reyne Hirsch, a 20th-century decorative arts expert and consultant for the global online marketplace Lofty, about how to tell when a diamond is real, and when and why to take it to an expert.<p>Whether it's with jewelry you inherited or something you found at a garage sale, it's easy to …

10 Affordable Fashion Sites You Probably Haven't Heard Of Yet

For when you've got Zara and H&M fatigue.<p>We’ve all been there before: the sheer excitement over an inexpensive, on-trend find at Zara only to discover that a million other women have already scooped up the same exact item. When it comes to affordable fashion finds, the options can sometimes seem …

Exceptionally Rare Photograph of Lincoln's First Inauguration Will Go on Display Today

Today, Bowdoin College is set to show off an incredibly rare acquisition—a vintage photograph of Abraham Lincoln’s inauguration from 1861. The image, …

War

Best photos of the day: Elvis fans and Magh Mela

The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of photo highlights from around the world, including an Elvis Presley festival, a vice presidential tear and Hindu pilgrims

Photos

Never built New York: the city that might have been – in pictures

From an elevated 19th-century pneumatic railway to a skyscraper cathedral and a Native American alternative to the Statue of Liberty, Never Built New York chronicles ambitious plans for the city which never saw the light of day<p>Never Built New York, by Greg Goldin and Sam Lubell, is published by …

Native Americans

50 Stunning Photos to Inspire Your Wedding Pictures

From unexpected angles to breathtaking landscapes...<p>Getting the right wedding photos can often be a gamble, but you can get the perfect shots with the right inspiration. Renowned wedding photographers Mike and Shari Valley of Shari + Mike, Ben and Erin Chrisman of Chrisman Studios, and Benj Haisch …

Interview: Otherworldly Scenes Depict the Eerie Beauty of “White Sky”

Digital artist Stefano Bonazzi is fascinated and consumed by realms of otherworldly fantasy—where dreams are intensely overpowering and nightmares possess the mind. In his recent <i>White Sky</i> series, feelings of levity and airiness are at the center of unconstrained reality as well as imagined …

A stunning selection of Polaroid Swings show moving snapshots of locations around the world

Polaroid Swing, an interactive photo app that launched this summer, has shared a selection of interesting one second-long snap shots from travellers, holidaymakers and adventurers in locations around the world.<p>The posts include a diverse selection of destinations shared by app users, featuring …

Lingering Ghosts

What does it mean to be an asylum seeker in the United Kingdom?<p>Once in the UK, these people find themselves in a state of limbo. They have to await an answer to their application for refugee status; they thus become the “Lingering Ghosts.” These physically scratched portraits attempt to convey the …

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Pulse Camera Remote

The Pulse Camera Remote is a new smart device that enables you to get a great deal of control on your DSLR camera from your smartphone through the …

Man Ray’s New Photo Art Book Is a Surrealist’s Delight

A comprehensive retrospective of the iconic Surrealist documents an artistic career, all in monochrome.<p>The Dada-ist and Surrealist, Man Ray initially harnessed photography to make copies of his art. Born Emmanuel Radnitsky, the artist became a major leader of the America born-and-bred art era.In …

Art