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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.

A woman’s outfit is 35% weather, 14% plans for the day and 7% mood

A woman’s choice of outfit is influenced 35% by the weather, 14% by her plans for the day and 7% by her mood, a study has revealed.

Top 20 style tips on shirts for men from Charles Tyrwhitt

Top 20 style tips on shirts for men from Charles Tyrwhitt

Charles Tyrwhitt (also known as CT shirts) is one of Britain's leading shirt specialists. With a range of over 350 shirts for men (including a broad range of non-iron shirts) they provide shirts for the business community throughout the world through retail stores, web site and catalogues.

Onesies and leopard print - what men hate about womens’ fashion

Onesies, leopard print and oversized sunglasses have emerged as the fashion fads men hate to see on women. A detailed study of 1,000 men and 1,000 women found men also dislike Ugg boots, hooker heels, jumpsuits and big earrings.

107 items in the wardrobe - still have ‘nothing to wear’

107 items in the wardrobe - still have ‘nothing to wear’

The typical woman’s wardrobe is crammed with 107 different items of clothing - but she still shrieks: “I don’t have anything to wear” at least once a week, research has shown. Issues over items which have been worn recently or ‘don’t go with the outfit’ are the main reasons for the last-minute panic.

Monty Don creates growing trend - in the world of fashion

The move reflects Britain’s growing interest in everything to do with the countryside, inspired by TV programmes such as Countryfile and Nature Watch.