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Top 6 Men’s Fashion update From Spring Racing Carnival 2015

  If ever there was a time for men to shine in sartorial splendour, it’s at this year’s Spring Racing Carnival. There’s scarcely a better example of the evolution of the modern male than these four major race days that captivate a nation and play host to the peacocks and punters alike. As with the many rose […]

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Street Style Trends From A/W 2016 Fashion Weeks

  Classic 90s and 80s trends are making a comeback on the street style scene, spotted on all the chicest women attending the European Autumn/Winter shows. Of course, as fashion goes, it’s an updated, reinvented take on the trends of the past to keep things chic and cool. Flares are reworked in sleek black fabrics, bandanas […]

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Eco-Friendly Ethical Fashion Brands to Watch in 2016

  As consumers become more aware of the damaging effect that the fashion industry has on the world, eco-friendly and ethical fashion labels continue to grow. No longer is there a stigma that environmentally and socially conscious collections only feature “hippy styles” or are always made from hemp. Today’s sustainable designs are as chic as […]

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Manhattan Vintage: fabulous outfits with hats! – Which is your favorite?

It has become a half yearly tradition here at 40+Style to feature the fabulous fashion at the Manhattan Vintage Show. This year is no exception and Denton capture many fabulous men and women looking fabulous. I have split the series of photos in three parts. Corfulful looks, neutral looks and outfits featuring hats. I thought […]

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An evening out in New York

Oh New York… How I miss you! Even though I’m happy to be back in Singapore again with my family (even though the terrible haze of the last month was no fun at all) I have such fond memories of my time in New York and I miss the buzz and excitement. In my last […]

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What we learned from London Fashion Week

Ruffle it up: Molly Goddard’s presentation for LFW. Photograph: Miles Start with Oxfam Oxfam is still the starting point for great fashion. We know designers use it to find inspiration for their collections. But during London Fashion Week, for one day only, stylist Emma Slade Edmondson reinterpreted what she saw on the fashion show live […]

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Louis Vuitton’s Nicolas Ghesquière brings digital punk to Paris catwalk

Models walk the runway during the Louis Vuitton show, with punky biker jackets, cowboy-influenced spurs and leather waistcoats. Photograph: Pascal Le To witness the pinnacle of fashion today – in terms of both commercial might and creative endeavour – it doesn’t get much better than the Louis Vuitton show that has taken place in Paris. […]

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The fashion checklist: pastels, blue steel, capes and sci-fi

Gwyneth Paltrow as Margot in The Royal Tenenbaums. Photograph: Allstar/Touchstone Guardian fashion Margot Tenenbaum The certain muse of Alessandro Michele’s Gucci collection. Furry dressing gowns, clips, gloves and all. Zoolander The Valentino womenswear show featured a walk-off from Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson, reminding us that we have just five months to work on our […]

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JW Anderson: ‘The minute your brand can be predicted, you’ve got a problem’

JW Anderson: ‘I give 100% to whatever I’m doing. There is nothing held back.’ Photograph: Andrew Woffinden for the Guardian Because I am a little early, and in true Paris fashion week tradition the morning’s schedule is already running a little late, I spend the first half hour of my visit to Loewe’s Parisian headquarters […]

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Versace couture fashion show: Paris wowed by show of chiffon-clad strength

Models at Versace’s show on Sunday: ‘This was what the Flower Fairies might look like if they had grown up and become regulars at Studio 54’. Photograph: David Fisher/Rex Shutterstock It was obvious before a single model had stepped onto the catwalk that Donatella Versace’s couture fashion show would be extravagant. After all, the runway […]