Rihanna Is Stimulating the Economy Just by Being Rihanna

Donald Trump might want to take a few notes on economic policy from Rihanna. The singer-cum-designer continues to stimulate the economy, driving a boost in sales in just about everything she touches, whether she planned it or not.

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The Top 10 Shows of Autumn/Winter 2017

At the end of a highly politicised fashion month, which included casting controversies, pussy power and a space ship, BoF brings you the Top 10 shows of Autumn/Winter 2017. PARIS, France — This season saw designer’s responses to the shifting global political climate dominate the runways. From pussy powered protests to protectionism and paeans to multiculturalism, fashion is finding…

5 Things Fashion Students Need to Know in 2017

What’s driving fashion right now? BoF’s Imran Amed travelled to the Savannah College of Art and Design to advise students preparing to enter the workforce. SAVANNAH, United States — As shifting consumer behaviour and transformative technologies continue to shake the fashion industry at its core, permanently destabilising its long-established business models, how can students looking…

Style File – Marilyn Monroe

GLAMOROUS, beautiful, and yet troubled, Marilyn Monroe remains one of Hollywood’s most famous stars – known as much for her feminine curves and undeniable sex appeal as her screen presence. Born in Los Angeles in 1926 as Norma Jeanne Mortenson, Monroe spent most of her childhood in foster care before launching a career in modelling.…

Gigi Hadid’s Style, Decoded!

Gigi Hadid doesn’t live a normal lifestyle per se, but you would never know that if you saw her walking down the street. The fashion icon’s day-to-day uniform consists of a basic tee and jeans, paired with sneakers and an eye-catching coat. From relaxed, ripped denim to classic, straight-leg jeans, she’s constantly changing the hue…

11 of the hottest fashion trends blossoming for spring

Are warming temperatures putting a spring in your step? If so, now is the time to put some spring into your closet. Source: USATODAY From one-shoulder numbers and graphic tees, to groovy fashions with a significant 70s influence, these are the need-to-know trends this season. Do you love the 70s? (Photo: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for New York Fashion Week:…