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A Wearable Christmas

According to research from Samsung Electronics, 2014 is set to be the year that the wearables sector begins making a significant economic impact with its predicted value across the UK, Germany, Spain and the Netherlands expected to hit £924.2 million by the end of the year.

Jeans and onesies top poll as ultimate ski fashion no-no

New research from Monarch Airlines reveals Brits’ ski habits and slope etiquette.

Brighten up your Autumn/Winter wardrobe with hidden designer gems

Brighten up your Autumn/Winter wardrobe with hidden designer gems

Winterwear doesn’t need to be boring as proven by Bristol’s much loved local charity shop chain St Peter’s Hospice whose hidden designer gems on the racks are providing people all over the city with an exciting new-season wardrobe.

Vintage revival at charity shop

Vintage revival at charity shop

The popularity of vintage fashion has reached an all-time high and Channel 4’s latest documentary ‘This Old Thing’ has encouraged even more people to spread their fashion wings and venture into vintage clothing shops across the UK.

Swarovski extends "Swarovski for Samsung" Collection

Swarovski extends "Swarovski for Samsung" Collection

Samsung and Swarovski release the Samsung Gear S Strap, the latest addition to its “Swarovski for Samsung” collection.

Swimwear between the sexes

Swimwear between the sexes

New sales figures from retailer Debenhams reveal women are ditching their itsy bitsy bikinis in favour of feminine 1950s high-waisted briefs and swimsuits, whilst men are revealing more on the beach than ever before.

Dapper gents cause suits sales storm

Dapper gents cause suits sales storm

For the first time in decades sales of three piece suits have overtaken sales of two piece options at department store Debenhams.

Fashion designers reveal greatest influence

Radisson Blu Edwardian, Bloomsbury Street is preparing to welcome the elite of menswear fashion as the Official Hotel of London Collections: Men. This year, the 147-room hotel will launch its own designer showcase – the Bloomsbury Street Set – as part of its role which it has held since the twice-annual celebration of British men’s talent began.

Prom costs rocket to over £200 as the US tradition sweeps across the UK

The high school prom is one American import that is sweeping the nation and costing UK parents a packet. According to new research from Gocompare.com, 83% of 16 to 19 year olds in the UK have had, or are going to have, a high school prom, an increase of over a third from 59% last year.

Brits ‘Don’ the Mad Men look

Brits ‘Don’ the Mad Men look

The return of the hit series, Mad Men, has prompted a retro revival in home, beauty and grooming purchases on Amazon.co.uk.

Socks and sandals, streaky fake tan - the fashion faux pas for summer

Socks and sandals, streaky fake tan - the fashion faux pas for summer

Socks and sandals, streaky fake tan and swimwear a size too small have been named on a list of the most common fashion faux pas.

Shoes get the boot as trainers takeover

Shoes get the boot as trainers takeover

Trainers are no longer just for the gym.High street retailer Debenhams reports sales of sports shoes are soaring as celebrities and fashionista’s embrace the latest trainer-led trend.

So you want to be a fashionista…

So you want to be a fashionista…

Fashion and style, where would we be without them? Badly dressed with no concept of what is trending probably. We constantly look to other people to make suggestions on what is fashionable, in terms of clothes, hobbies and activities, rather than making up our own minds.

Top cringe worthy fashion mishaps

Over a quarter of women surveyed (26%) revealed that the dress in underwear moment was the most embarrassing of all, especially when it is pointed out by a stranger.

Your guide to the Autumn/Winter collections

Your guide to the Autumn/Winter collections

One of the greatest things about the cold weather is that it becomes acceptable to cover up, layer up and hide any insecurities that you may have, however this doesn't mean that any old jumper will do. SportsDirect.com take a look at the upcoming trends for the new season, in styles that will flatter all shapes and sizes.