Here at The UNDERLINED Blog, we have a great team of writers bringing you fresh and diverse content each week. With such a variety of voices, we thought it would be a good idea to bring them together for one post and discuss what we hope to achieve fashion-wise this year. Lilia “I wish I could wear that” feels like it has become my catch phrase. … Continue reading The UNDERLINED Blog’s Fashion Goals of 2017
Dear future me, I know the chances of you actually reading this somewhere down the line are low, because your laziness is something not even a New Year’s resolution can fix. But if you feel like taking a walk down memory lane, at the infamous crappiness that was 2016 and at the hopes you had facing 2017, keep reading. Beyond all belief, Trump won. Britain … Continue reading Dear Future Me: A look back at 2016
There were parts of 2016 that we might all wish to forget. Brexit, the recent passing of Carrie Fisher and the surge in popularity of sportswear as a luxury item spring to mind as I write this .Here is a round up of 2016 key fashion trends; what worked, and what needs to be left behind in the wreckage of 2016. In 2016 … Continue reading 2016 trends and a fashion Forecast for the new year!
As the wild ride of the year 2016 draws to a close, reflection is unavoidable. What has happened? What does this mean? What have we learnt? It seems impossible to surmount the egregious events of a colossally game changing twelve months into just a few paragraphs. Maybe this is because I am yet still baffled by the nuances between right and wrong and good and … Continue reading Where does luxury fashion stand in a culture of abundance?
It’s that time of the year when all that can make you forget about how cold it is outside and how you haven’t seen the sun in 2 months is a good, warm, comfortable coat. The only problem is where to begin… from faux fur coats, to down jackets, the choice is infinite. These are just some ideas of some of the coats that will be … Continue reading The coats & jackets you should be wearing this winter
London is known for Big Ben, the Queen, Westminster Abbey and its other touristic attractions. However, what does it have to give after that? Having lived in this city for six years, I am going to give you my favourite places, some more known than others. For a typical week-end in London you could start with a brunch in Hyde Park at the Orangery restaurant. … Continue reading A Weekend in the city: London Edition
The term ‘androgyny’ is one that’s been thrown around the fashion industry for a while now. Whilst it has always existed, it is during the past few years that the androgynous style has really taken centre stage and the act of blurring lines between genders has been a major focus of fashion houses such as Gucci and Louis Vuitton. By definition, androgyny promotes gender … Continue reading The Art of Androgyny: Gender Fluidity in Fashion
Guest contributor Yasmin Din gives us some tips and tricks on how to keep our skin healthy during the harsh, cold winter months by introducing us to her favourite products. With the coldest time of year approaching, keeping your skin looking smooth and healthy becomes all the more important, especially for those of us who are prone to acne or scarring. When dealing with mixed … Continue reading Skincare favourites – Winter edition
Guest contributor Rishi Soneji takes us on a tour through the stylish, sultry wardrobe of grit-and-grime crime series Peaky Blinders. He offers us a personal insight into the stylistic choices of the show’s costume designer and lets us delve into his own wardrobe by putting together an outfit inspired by the dapper-edginess of the gang. Peaky Blinders packs a punch. Whether it be in the contemporary indie-rock … Continue reading A Study in Style: The fashion of ‘Peaky Blinders’
What if I told you you don’t need to be a celebrity earning millions every year to pull off amazing outfits? That’s right, no more complaining about not having enough money to be as stylish as Kendall Jenner. Here are some amazing outfits recreated with clothes from affordable shops: Lily Aldridge: leather denim combo. Kendall Jenner: velvet, leather & fur, all in one. … Continue reading Winter Looks For Less