Culture

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, […]

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 […]

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! […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

“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 […]