So now that autumn is pretty much upon us, what are the big trends this season? Mary-Catherine, by email Well, Mary-Catherine, as if it's not enough that you cram two names into one, you ask a veritable
African prints are everywhere this summer, from trendy boutique Darkroom to House of Fraser and the V&A. We visit designers at work in Burkina Faso whose textiles are being made into cushions for sale
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Because the issue of the safety of genetic modified food is such a deeply contentious one, when ELLE published Caitlin Shetterly's story "Bad Seed," we expected that some might object that it unfairly