Discussions

Due a wardrobe detox? So say the £400 worth of unworn clothes in your wardrobe

Due a wardrobe detox? So say the £400 worth of unworn clothes in your wardrobe

After witnessing the sporty spectacular that was the Chanel Couture show, you’re probably budgeting for your next haul of shimmering sneakers, right? Well, just hold fire! Because, according to a[Read More...]

by 23rd January 2014 Discussions
Are we missing the “get fit for good” point?

Are we missing the “get fit for good” point?

After spending the entirety of summer in the gym making sure that “bikini body” doesn’t slip, we enter a period of extreme hibernation (in the fridge) during winter. Colder climes,[Read More...]

by 16th January 2014 Discussions
Are we overreacting to Mindy Kaling’s Elle US cover?

Are we overreacting to Mindy Kaling’s Elle US cover?

As the new crop of magazine cover stars emerge for February, controversy isn’t too far off. In the firing line this week for cropping the hell out of one of[Read More...]

by 7th January 2014 Discussions
Would you use foot numbing spray to avoid wearing flats?

Would you use foot numbing spray to avoid wearing flats?

At the height of a heel addiction (pardon the pun), its surprising what some women will do to fill the Choo. After all, sporting flats is so not fashion, dahling![Read More...]

by 19th December 2013 Discussions
Here’s how to tear up the Christmas fun rule book

Here’s how to tear up the Christmas fun rule book

We’ve delivered your Christmas day outfit; organised for Boxing Day to be nothing but a lazy, super-comfy, turkey sandwich- laced day; and even your New Year’s Eve outfit is well[Read More...]

by 16th December 2013 Discussions
Education vs. Experience: What is more important in fashion?

Education vs. Experience: What is more important in fashion?

Much like the nature vs. nurture conundrum, fashion harbours its own double-sided issues. In an industry such as this, there isn’t necessarily a clear-cut path to career success, and those[Read More...]

by 29th November 2013 Discussions
Top tips to become a super shopper this Christmas (and enjoy it)

Top tips to become a super shopper this Christmas (and enjoy it)

The red cups and Crimbo-inspired coffee mixes have arrived at Starbucks, luxury department store Barneys unveiled its festive windows via Instagram, and Oxford Street has been set alight, literally, with[Read More...]

by 21st November 2013 Discussions
“Fashion isn’t art. It’s not even culture. Fashion is advertising. And for every dollar you earn, someone pays the price…”

“Fashion isn’t art. It’s not even culture. Fashion is advertising. And for every dollar you earn, someone pays the price…”

What do you imagine when someone utters the word ‘fashion’? Unadulterated glamour? Power? Exploitation, maybe? It’s something Team MFL has recently been pondering, given our affection for this industry, and[Read More...]

by 18th November 2013 Discussions
Have you tried the latest Energy Shisha trend?

Have you tried the latest Energy Shisha trend?

A Givenchy-clad Audrey Hepburn made smoking look so chic and cool in Breakfast at Tiffany’s with her elegant cigarette holder, but fast forward to 2013 and the shisha pipe has[Read More...]

by 15th November 2013 articles, Discussions
Body jewellery. Yay or nay?

Body jewellery. Yay or nay?

If you’re anything like us and, akin to a magpie, love all things shiny and sparkly, you might feel that you can never have enough jewellery either on your person[Read More...]

by 15th November 2013 articles, Discussions
4 Reasons why Nicholas Ghesquière is a godsend for Louis Vuitton

4 Reasons why Nicholas Ghesquière is a godsend for Louis Vuitton

If you haven’t already heard about the second biggest fashion mover shaker story of the year, well, where have you been? Nicholas Ghesquèire – yes, he, the good-looking French man[Read More...]

by 7th November 2013 Discussions
Electronic Cigarette’s Final Hurdle: Becoming Fashionable

Electronic Cigarette’s Final Hurdle: Becoming Fashionable

Many consumer products released onto the market over the years have inexplicably been deemed flops due to having never been considered fashionable. The fluid and impossible to predict label ‘fashionable’[Read More...]

by 4th November 2013 articles, Discussions
What we really think of Tamara Mellon’s debut fashion collection

What we really think of Tamara Mellon’s debut fashion collection

When news of Tamara Mellon’s debut fashion collection fell on our ears – yes, she of the sexy Choo shoe empire – we were beyond ecstatic. Glossed to perfection, this business[Read More...]

by 31st October 2013 Discussions