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Christopher Kane’s SS17 show at London Fashion Week proved many things: Kane’s embellished dresses are still the sexiest around, florals for spring will never get old, and… no one can make Crocs cool. That’s right, the Scottish designer tried to truss up Crocs by covering them with crystals. And people were having none of it. No. […]

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Dolce & Gabbana is launching a range of bags and t-shirts featuring cartoons of same-sex couples. The release came just days before recent protests in Italy, where thousands have opposed plans to permit same-sex civil unions. Stefano Gabbana made his fashion brand’s view on the subject very clear, as he shared a series of images […]

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A logic problem that was reportedly originally intended to be completed by children is causing many adults to tear their hair out over the level of ‘logic’ needed to solve it. Since the image was discovered by Shareably in January, it has been shared online by frustrated puzzlers, who were unable to answer all nine questions […]

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A mum is providing parents around the world with an endless supply of inspiration for ways to make vegetables more appealing to kids. Laleh Mohmedi, from Australia, crafts edible cartoon characters and animals out of healthy ingredients for her son Jacob and she shares photos of her creations on Instagram. Mohmedi revealed in a blog for Jamie Oliver.com that […]

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A mum was shocked by her family’s reaction when she told them she intended to call her baby girl ‘Iris James’. Mumsnet user AyGirl shared her frustration on the parenting forum to gauge other mums’ views on the gender neutral name. “Finally, after much indecision, we’ve decided a girl will be Iris James,” she wrote on 16 […]

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One in three children finish primary school either overweight or obese, a leading cancer charity has warned.  New figures from Cancer Research UK show that every year, 57,100 children who start primary school in England at a healthy weight are obese or overweight by the time they leave. To highlight the high level of obesity […]

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A mother has created a photo series to challenge negative perceptions of children with Down’s syndrome. Julie Willson, from New Jersey, US, said she had wanted to do a photoshoot for Down’s syndrome awareness since her sister Dina, who had the condition, died in January 2011, aged 35.  Wilson invited 11 families of children with the condition […]

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A mother with terminal cancer wrote a book to explain the condition to her son – and captured the moment he read it out loud to her in an emotional video. Donna Penny, 42, from Australia, was diagnosed with breast cancer seven years ago. She wrote ‘Why My Mummy?’ from the perspective of her nine-year-old […]

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After nine months of pregnancy and waiting to meet their little one, no pregnant woman is ecstatic at the thought of being overdue.  Often, once they’re full-term, they’ll do everything they can to try and induce labour naturally.  Mumsnet user ABigWideWorld, who is 40 weeks’ pregnant, asked for advice on what other mums did to help […]

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Taylor Hill kicked off proceedings at  Topshop Unique’s London Fashion Week show on Sunday 18 September. The runway aesthetic was inspired by the New Romantic style of the mid-80s, as well as the artwork of Linda Sterling. Think darkly romantic party dresses, shocking pink heels and sharp tailored separates Watch the video above to see the highlights […]

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