Tag: controversy

Italian town bans mini skirts

So we all know there’s a new hem length in fashion that falls somewhat longer than its thigh-skimming predecessor, but does that mean the mini skirt is out for the […]

MAC cancels its Rodarte collection

Remember the outrage when news of Mac’s Mexico-inspired Rodarte collection hit the blogosphere? Well it goes to show the power of opinion, because MAC has just cancelled that very collaboration.

Weekly Round-up

Find out why Stephen Jone’s is Hollywood-bound, read about the Beckhams’ biggest fashion regrets, and was Crystal Renn Photoshopped to look thinner?… You may be used to seeing Stephen Jones’s […]

Weekly Round-up

Find out why fashion’s got World Cup fever (as if you didn’t know), see what’s sparked a row between the Alexander McQueen label and Cadbury, and how to be ‘fresh’ […]

Michelle Obama’s nude debate

Nudes are in this season, but be careful saying that in public – as one Associated Press journalist will tell you, when he described Michelle Obama‘s dress as ‘flesh’, it […]

V magazine goes plus-size

When Mark Fast sent plus-size models down his spring catwalk in September, fashion fans had a field day. Well, the plus-size debate is always going to get trendy tongues wagging. […]

Fashion faces fascism

Fashion does every now and again get political. Whether it’s a fashionista causing trouble, or ethical considerations, but now fashion faces a new problem and a very serious one indeed. […]