Articles by: Farhana Nazir

To boob boost or not to boob boost?

Looking down at my excuse-for-a-woman’s-pride of a chest, I feel particularly apologetic about my lack of wholesomeness.  The very assets that are the pinnacle of womanhood; the prominent markers of[Read More...]

by 27th September 2011 Discussions
Tried and tested: Simone Pérèle Aura invisible control briefs

Tried and tested: Simone Pérèle Aura invisible control briefs

It’s back to the trusty control wear I go as soon as I begin to feel, well, out of control. This time, I treated my tummy to some Parisian T.L.C.[Read More...]

by 27th September 2011 Fashion Fix
Glow in the dark denim: do you dare?

Glow in the dark denim: do you dare?

Denim can never be praised enough. It’s fashion’s most loved staple, with an evergreen presence and the advantage of being the only item of clothing which looks increasingly beautiful with[Read More...]

by 13th September 2011 Fashion Fix
Amy Childs’ Essex ‘allure’ in Vogue? Shaaat uppp!

Amy Childs’ Essex ‘allure’ in Vogue? Shaaat uppp!

If the elongated title has already confused you, imagine the flummoxed expression when I learnt that Essex’s finest had landed in the holy grail of fashion publications. The reasons for[Read More...]

by 12th September 2011 Discussions
Tried & Tested: Debenhams Triple Boost bra

Tried & Tested: Debenhams Triple Boost bra

Some things just need a boost: my shoe wardrobe, the ailing economy and the weather, to name but a few. So we decided to boost something closer to home and[Read More...]

by 6th September 2011 Fashion Fix
The purse-friendly models: Alexa Chung for Vera Moda and Daisy Lowe for Peacocks… why?

The purse-friendly models: Alexa Chung for Vera Moda and Daisy Lowe for Peacocks… why?

Events in fashion often occur in twos. Two Kate’s got married in phenomenal dresses in the same year; two high-end designers recently collaborated with US department store Macy’s, and even[Read More...]

by 31st August 2011 Daily News, Discussions
Going broke for Beckham? Victoria’s AW11 accessories collection is polished but pricey

Going broke for Beckham? Victoria’s AW11 accessories collection is polished but pricey

London Fashion Week is now a matter of days away, and undoubtedly, the crème de la crème of this excess-loving industry will be flashing their autumn/winter wares like exhibitionists with[Read More...]

by 23rd August 2011 Daily News, Fashion Fix

Hollywood latches onto Kate Middleton’s love affair with the high street

If it’s good enough for Kate Middleton, it’s good enough for Hollywood. Kate may be a serial sartorial offender, recycling her outfits and championing the high street when she’s the[Read More...]

by 20th August 2011 Daily News

Is it Pippa or Kate? The younger Middleton sister steps out sporting big sister’s style

Pippa Middleton shot to fame for two reasons: firstly, she’s the fortunate sibling of Kate Middleton, who happens to be married to the future king of this country; secondly, she has[Read More...]

by 19th August 2011 Celebrity Style
Collaborative concontions we’re craving: Missoni for Target; Leigh Lezark for H&M; Giambattista Valli for Macy’s

Collaborative concontions we’re craving: Missoni for Target; Leigh Lezark for H&M; Giambattista Valli for Macy’s

Collaborations have a magical allure. High-profilers in the fashion and showbiz industries are fast becoming addicted, and of course, they shift stock from the shelves. Put a famous personalities name[Read More...]

by 19th August 2011 Daily News
Affair with androgyny: Andre Pejic inspired autumn/winter 2011

Affair with androgyny: Andre Pejic inspired autumn/winter 2011

We love Andre Pejic for his feminine aesthetic and fierce determination. Subtly swathed in masculine form but with deceptively delicate looks, Pejic is a rare breed of model and the[Read More...]

by 18th August 2011 Daily News

Grace Kelly immortalised as Barbie: Kate Moss next?

Being moulded into a lifelike wax creation at Madame Tussauds signifies you’ve ‘made it’, but what about becoming Mattel play mate? The late Princess and eternally beautiful style icon is[Read More...]

by 18th August 2011 Daily News

French designer creates ‘lingerie for children’

Not as controversial as the Pain au Chocolat or the disastrous correlation between increased hip size and consumption of these French favourites; it appears France can’t stop with its notorious[Read More...]

by 17th August 2011 Daily News