We were devastated this afternoon when we got the news from across the pond that the always effervescent Peaches Geldof had passed away. The young mother of two, who was only 25 years old, is the daughter of Irish rock star Bob Geldof and has been a fixture on the British society scene with her sister, Pixie, since they were teenagers. But don't be mistaken, Peaches wasn't one for being famous just because she was famous. She made a name for herself writing for Elle, the Telegraph, the Guardian, and Nylon, as well as hosting various television shows in the U.K.
With so many fashion industry insiders gathering at the third annual Vogue Festival held at London’s Southbank Centre this past weekend, it's no surprise that there were street style stars around every corner. From bold print dresses to pale pink coats (3, to be exact), click through for our favorite looks from London.
Can you create great style or is it something you’re born with? It seems that you can according to some of fashion’s most influential names. This Saturday saw the third annual Vogue Festival held at London’s Southbank Centre where three of fashion’s heavyweights kicked off the weekend of talks with a discussion about the elusive idea of personal style. We had the pleasure of attending the talk, held by Vogue Fashion Director Lucinda Chambers, Karl Lagerfeld’s creative collaborator Amanda Harlech and style icon Alexa Chung.
Last Saturday marked the thirteenth annual DONT (sic) WALK Charity Fashion Show in St Andrews, Scotland. Perhaps best known as the event where Prince William first called Kate 'hot', DONT WALK has raised over $200,000 for various charities since its inception in 2001.
With over 85,000 Instagram followers, features in Huffington Post, and a recipe app that was number one on iTunes within a day of its release, Ella Woodward and her eponymous blog, Deliciously Ella, are revolutionizing the world of healthy eating. We caught up with Ella and discussed her favorite recipes, tips for healthy eating and more!
For the second consecutive night, we saw some seriously fierce fashion from across the pond. Fresh off the heels of Tuesday night's Elle Style Awards, London kept the party going with the 2014 Brit Awards on Wednesday. Rita Ora ditched her ethereal Marchesa gown for a bolder, skin-baring Prada number, while Beyonce proved her Queen status in a Vrettos Vrettakos stunner. Click through to see their looks, as well as the other best dressed ladies from last night's red carpet.
Last night's Elle Style Awards rounded off an amazing week of runways and parties during London Fashion Week, and the head-turning looks on the red carpet did not disappoint. From menswear-inspired pieces, to feminine frocks, to standout colors, we were more than impressed with the fashionable showing across the pond yesterday. Click through to see the guests who wowed us at the 2014 Elle Style Awards, including the head-turning look from the evening's Woman of the Year recipient!
As February fashion month continues, the industry's most stylish jetsetters have already made their way across the pond to appreciate London's finest. While classic and kitschy looks from Burberry to Meadham Kirchhoff ruled the runways, #LFW, as always, was also about fun, front rows, and fashionable friends. Now that everyone should be arriving in Milan, we rounded up the best British moments as captured on Instagram, including light-up platforms, "It" Girl birthday bashes, and the infinite antics of Miss Cara Delevingne.
Over the weekend in London, LFW kicked off with A-list celebrities including Brad Pitt, Bradley Cooper and Lupita Nyong'o at the BAFTA Awards, as well as BAFTA pre and post parties, Cara Delevingne launched her new collaboration bag with Mulberry, Bungalow 8 hosted a pop-up, and so much more!
After a full week of shows, parties and running around town in snowy weather, NYFW finally came to an end yesterday. But don't hang up your heels quite yet, because the fashion set is making its next stop in London for one of the most highly-anticipated Fashion Weeks of the season. People might be thinking of today as Valentine's Day, but for us, it marks the first day of London Fashion Week. We're excited to get our Brit on to see new and already established designers showcase their work from February 14th - 18th. Whether you make it across the pond or not, click through for everything you need to know to keep up with LFW!