Fashion

7 May 2019

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Turn over a new fashion leaf with these autumn looks

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Although the March equinox is officially the start of the new season, the Easter weekend typically hails the palpable start to autumn. It is a period for light jackets, jumpers and other warmer clothes, although it’s not quite time to crack out the heavy coats just yet. Don’t get caught off-guard by the erratic behaviour […]

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31 January 2019

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Troye Sivan: a story of style

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Troye Sivan’s rise to fame seems to have been somewhat mercuric, but the young actor and singer has been around for longer than you might think. Sivan’s first movie role was as the young James Howlett in X-Men Origins: Wolverine. After playing the titular character in the film adaptation of John van de Ruit’s Spud […]

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30 January 2019

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Clothes as the bricks that build a home

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The Home We Carry is a photography project by artist Glenda Lissette, in which she lets the focus fall on the bodies and clothing of women, men and non-binary people from the Chicago arts scene. As a bisexual woman of colour and an immigrant in America today, Lissette says that clothes have always been her […]

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8 October 2018

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Gogo Graham’s designs bring integrity to trans fashion

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In this Wednesday’s Rainbow Talk, we’ll be looking at the groundbreaking trans fashion designer Gogo Graham’s work. Based in New York, the 27-year-old designer has had her work featured at numerous iterations of New York Fashion Week. When designer Marco Morante caught the attention by exclusively featuring trans models in his show at this year’s […]

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2 October 2018

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5 summer fashion trends for men that we can get behind

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Warmer weather means a trip to your clothing store of choice to stock up on summer staples. Consider these five summer trends when you decide on a look for the season. 1. Short-sleeved floral shirts Floral and Hawaiian are not the same style! This style is reminiscent of flowers blooming in spring, and it’s perfect […]

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30 August 2018

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5 icons of androgyny that were ahead of their time

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Even if gender-neutral clothing is becoming more in vogue in the main stream and in popular culture, that certainly wasn’t always the case. As recently as 2012, model Andrej Pejic made headlines when he modelled as both a man and a woman on some of the world’s biggest fashion runways. As ridiculous as you might […]

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30 August 2018

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These South African brands are leading the way with gender-neutral clothing

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As increasingly more brands are opting to include gender-neutral clothing in their lines, gender-neutral attire is becoming more mainstream on the street as well. Celebrities are embracing this trend: Jaden Smith often raises eyebrows when he steps onto the red carpet while sporting skirts and dresses, and it is no longer unusual to see Cara […]

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