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A mum has accused her daughter’s school of fuelling her weight issues by threatening disciplinary action over trousers that were “too tight”.  Claire Burt, 41, from Devon, said her 15-year-old daughter Lauren was told she would face isolation on Monday 19 September if she did not change her trousers. But Burt said Lauren wore the […]

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The founder of People Tree is urging the public to take steps to end ‘modern slavery’ in the fashion industry. Ethical clothing pioneer Safia Minney, who launched the brand 25 years ago, is set to reveal the full devastating effects of fast fashion in her new book project, ‘Slave To Fashion’, which covers forced and bonded […]

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Jaden Smith, philosopher, pyramid-fan and prophet of our time, has just dropped another major bombshell. He’s going to ‘fix the earth’. Also, he’s massively over gender divides in fashion. In a new cover interview with GQ Style, Smith talks everything from clothing and the Kardashians, to his ultimate goal in life.  As usual, we’re transfixed. […]

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A dad-of-one is over the moon after being told he no longer has to take down the treehouse he built for his son, after a council committee meeting.  Chris Mack, 35, from Norfolk, built the den – 10ft wide and 5ft high – in a conifer tree for his eight year-old son James to encourage him […]

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‘Chai wala’ Arshad Khan has signed a modelling contract after a photo of him selling tea at a market in Pakistan went viral. Photographer Jiah Ali took the snap below, which shows Khan at the Itwar Bazar market, and soon the hashtag #chaiwala (meaning tea seller) started to spread across the internet as thousands of […]

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Figuring out what to wear on a first date may be a last-minute consideration, but trust us when we say it makes a permanent (often irreversible) impression. Don’t ask your mum or your best mate for last minute advice, we have it sussed if you’re dithering about what to wear. Flip Flops Pros: You don’t have […]

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The most popular baby names in 2016 so far have been released by BabyCentre UK. The online resource for parents analysed its registration data for the names chosen by 27,230 members who gave birth in 2016 (16,033 who had boys and 11,197 who had girls). The top girls’ name has changed, with Emily knocking Olivia off the […]

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London Fashion Week came to a spectacular close this afternoon with one of the final shows bringing an amazing display of gender fluid fashion to the catwalk. Along with a crop of female models, London-based brand Ashish included two male models to showcase their womenswear spring/summer 16 collection on the runway today – including eye-catching […]

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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge treated Prince George to a trip to the world’s largest air show, two weeks before his third birthday. The Duchess recently revealed Prince George’s favourite day out includes a trip to the National History Museum, but the aircraft on display at the Royal International Air Tattoo on Friday 8 […]

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Autumn has officially arrived and it’s time to switch up your wardrobe. If the influx of trends in high street stores is leaving you a bit overwhelmed (and you really can’t deal with any more ripped jeans), there might be an easier solution. Step in, YouTube star Jim Chapman who’s teamed up with River Island […]

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