2021 Spring/Summer Trends

As we enter the spring and the UK lockdown slowly eases, we will finally start seeing more people out in the streets of London, showing off their newest lockdown-induced online purchases. Following the S/S 21 runway collections, these are 10 things that will be in vogue for the coming months; as seen on both social … Continue reading 2021 Spring/Summer Trends

Fast fashion: The biggest culprit of greenwashing

By now we are all aware of the colossal impact the fast fashion industry has on environmental pollution but the movement to combat this is littered with unproductive buzzwords. These consist of, ‘conscious’, ‘natural’, ‘organic’, and ‘eco’: most of which are unregulated and can be used by anyone1. When fast fashion companies utilise these, it … Continue reading Fast fashion: The biggest culprit of greenwashing

Huda Beauty’s First Pop-Up Shop – An Intergalactic Experience

Written by Anwen Venn. Back to the holiday spirit last year and before the never-ending loop of staying indoors, Huda Beauty graced their presence in London’s Covent Garden from the 29 November to the 26 December 2019, their first ever pop-up shop. Designed as an intergalactic paradise with videos of their products on the screens … Continue reading Huda Beauty’s First Pop-Up Shop – An Intergalactic Experience

BEING SUSTAINABLE AT UNIVERSITY: QMUL CLOTHES SWAP

Welcome to Queen Mary’s Fashion Society blog! The relaunch of the blog is currently in progress, so if you want to get involved contact me at evamariedunne@gmail.com. This post will be outlining the problems of fast fashion, whilst detailing the information for the QMUL Clothes Swap being held on Wednesday 27th November.   The Effects … Continue reading BEING SUSTAINABLE AT UNIVERSITY: QMUL CLOTHES SWAP

Fashioned by Nature – A Fashion Show Novice’s Guide to a Fashion Show

Fashion and nature are rarely two things we think of as sharing a great deal in common. One is an entirely human construct while the other is spontaneous and free, never fully under our control no matter how hard we might try to make it so. Yet there is something about fashion more natural than … Continue reading Fashioned by Nature – A Fashion Show Novice’s Guide to a Fashion Show

Let Glow, let it glow. My skin problem can’t hold me back anymore

Natural Glow: achieving a 'good skin day' with make up With winter coming in full force, t is hard to keep your skin condition hydrated, with the harsh wind sucking the life out of our skin. But even in this dry winter months, I still want my skin to look dewy. This ‘natural’ and ‘glassed … Continue reading Let Glow, let it glow. My skin problem can’t hold me back anymore