Articles by: Farhana Nazir

Robert Pattinson turns fashion designer?

With razor sharp features and an equally well-cut suit, one could say Twilight superstar, Robert Pattinson is a cut above the rest. Gaining mega stardom and a rapidly expanding network[Read More...]

by 15th August 2011 Daily News

Kardashian Kollection accused of Botkier ‘Clyde’ bag rip-off

We reported earlier that yet again, the shrewd sibling trio were on another business venture. Dissatisfied with a top selling clothing line, perfumes and a reality show; the Kardashian sisters[Read More...]

by 15th August 2011 Daily News
AW11 Trend Recap: Forties & Sixties

AW11 Trend Recap: Forties & Sixties

This season was much about the revival of bygone decades. Filled with opulent Forties glamour and a deliberate nod to Sixties Mod culture, autumn/winter 2011 beautifully segued between the two style-cementing eras.[Read More...]

by 13th August 2011 Daily News

Naughty Grazia admit to digitally slimming painfully slender Kate Middleton

Another week, another boot in a glossy magazine’s metaphorical behind. This time, weekly glossy, Grazia, were reminded of the harrowing effects of promoting digitally altered images. The Press Complaints Association[Read More...]

by 12th August 2011 Daily News

Kate Moss inspired by My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding

We all witnessed a social flipside when My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding aired for the first time on our televisions in February 2010. Representative of the stark contrast between the[Read More...]

by 12th August 2011 Daily News

A Mad-off case of fraud: The iPad cases made from an ex-fraudsters wardrobe

It is a ‘case’ of gadget vanity turned ugly. The iPad has entranced consumers, and having evolved into its second phase, is quite an item of desire: the Alexa satchel equivalent of[Read More...]

by 11th August 2011 Daily News
Shoe Shenanigans: Christian Louboutin vs YSL

Shoe Shenanigans: Christian Louboutin vs YSL

News of Christian Louboutin’s legal defeat against YSL has spread like wildfire. The French shoe designer’s red-soled reign was quashed, as Judge Marrero refused to afford his world-renowned red-soled shoes[Read More...]

by 11th August 2011 Daily News
AW11 Trend Recap: Arresting Jewel Tones & Spellbinding Prints and Patterns

AW11 Trend Recap: Arresting Jewel Tones & Spellbinding Prints and Patterns

Jewel Tones Deeply exotic gemstone hues replace last season’s bold fixation. Christopher Kane neon’s; seriously citrus and cerise hues and intense colour blocking have matured into glamorous, deep set jewel[Read More...]

by 10th August 2011 Daily News, Fashion Fix
Rachel Roy opts for pyjamas on the red carpet

Rachel Roy opts for pyjamas on the red carpet

Recalling faded memories from frolicsome pyjama party student nights at university; I felt a nostalgic tinge of excitement writing this post. Previously confined to the section of my wardrobe dedicated[Read More...]

by 10th August 2011 Celebrity Style, Daily News

Carine Roitfeld turns model for Barney’s

Hearing a cliché can be stomach turning for some of us, but when a cliché materialises, we can’t help but fall in love. The cliché in question is ‘beauty lies[Read More...]

by 10th August 2011 Daily News
AW 11 Trend Recap: Romanticised Fetish & Subtle Androgyny

AW 11 Trend Recap: Romanticised Fetish & Subtle Androgyny

Fetish If bold hues and saturated prints sent your pulses racing during spring/summer 2011, brace yourself and prepare to be doused in the sexier side of fashion. Fetishism’s were a[Read More...]

by 9th August 2011 Daily News, Fashion Fix

Vivienne Westwood knocks Kate Middleton off her throne

Before you read the title and assume the royal marriage is now defunct, read on. Kate is still very much married to Britain’s most eligible bachelor and she still has[Read More...]

by 9th August 2011 Daily News
The Current/Elliott Girls Have Got It in the Bag

The Current/Elliott Girls Have Got It in the Bag

What happens when a genius pairing comes together? Pure magic, in the form of the Westward handbag collection: the lovechild of cult American denim brand, Current Elliott and Kate Spade.[Read More...]

by 9th August 2011 Daily News, Fashion Fix