People Tree Founder Safia Minney On What We Can All Do To End Modern Slavery In The Fashion Industry

The founder of People Tree is urging the public to take steps to end ‘modern slavery’ in the fashion industry. Ethical clothing pioneer Safia Minney, who launched the brand 25 years ago, is set to reveal the full devastating effects of fast fashion in her new book project, ‘Slave To Fashion’, which covers forced and bonded…

Mary Berry Calls For Sugary Drinks Ban And Reveals How She Stays Healthy While Filming ‘Bake Off’

Mary Berry may be busy trying dozens of cakes every week on ‘The Great British Bake Off’, but she’s encouraged the nation to stick to healthier diets. The 81-year-old has called for a ban on all sugary drinks and said the key to healthy eating is enjoying “everything in moderation”.  “I honestly think there shouldn’t be sugared…

London Fashion Week 2016: Watch All The Highlights From The Topshop Unique Show Here

Taylor Hill kicked off proceedings at  Topshop Unique’s London Fashion Week show on Sunday 18 September. The runway aesthetic was inspired by the New Romantic style of the mid-80s, as well as the artwork of Linda Sterling. Think darkly romantic party dresses, shocking pink heels and sharp tailored separates Watch the video above to see the highlights…

Mum Invents Revolutionary New Basket Cot To Care For Daughter With Down’s Syndrome

Any new mother bringing her baby home wants to wrap them up in cotton wool and ensure they’re comfortable, safe and loved. But for Sinead Murphy, 37, this was even more important. Murphy’s daughter Rose, now nine, has Down’s syndrome. Days after Rose was born she began to have problems breathing and spent a week in intensive…

Fitness Trainer Beth Trueman’s Chronic Illness Makes Stomach ‘Look Nine Months Pregnant’

A blogger has told of how she stabilised her chronic gastrointestinal issues, anxiety and depression by getting fit.  Beth Trueman, 22, struggled with gastrointestinal issues so much that her stomach would expand to the point where she looked nine months pregnant. On top of this, she suffered from anxiety and depression. “I was almost always…

H&M Foundation Offers €1m Grant For Ideas To Make Fashion Industry More Sustainable

HuffPost The H&M Foundation is offering a million euro grant for innovators with ideas about how to make fashion more sustainable. Now in its second year, the foundation’s Global Change Awards take on one of the biggest challenges facing the fashion industry today – creating clothes for a growing population, while improving its impact on the…

Christopher Kane Tried To Make Crystal-Studded Crocs Happen At London Fashion Week

Christopher Kane’s SS17 show at London Fashion Week proved many things: Kane’s embellished dresses are still the sexiest around, florals for spring will never get old, and… no one can make Crocs cool. That’s right, the Scottish designer tried to truss up Crocs by covering them with crystals. And people were having none of it. No….

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