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Style & Beauty

The latest information on keeping your style fresh and beauty tips, offers and ideas.

Ashley Graham
24
Mar

Plus-size model Ashley Graham: ‘Boyfriends broke up with me over my weight’

The outspoken model and designer, Ashley Graham, has spoken out about the importance of loving your body – whatever your size.  Despite maintaining a brand with a positive body image, Graham expressed experiencing criticism, even from former partners. “Nothing’s actually surprised me. I’ve lived exactly what they’re living. I’ve lived the torment of the names....
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20
Feb

Models call for age diversity at London Fashion Week

Five models, aged 47-65, have called for more age diversity on the cat walk. During a demonstration, organised by online retailer JD Williams, at London Fashion Week the models protested why models’ workloads decrease with age. “Women don’t suddenly stop wearing or buying clothes after their twenties, so why isn’t this reflected in the models...
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ashley roberts
17
Feb

Former Pussycat Doll Ashley Roberts on becoming a businesswoman

Since dominating the charts as one fifth of the empowering girl group ‘The Pussycat Dolls’, Ashley Roberts has been a prominent feature on our television screens. Now, she’s taken on a bold career move with her own shoe collection, ALLYN. WeAreTheCity met with Ashley to discuss building a brand, making the leap from entertainment to...
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Luna Mae London
06
Feb

Inspirational Woman: Claudia Lambeth | Founder of Luna Mae London

Claudia Lambeth is the founder of the luxury lingerie brand, Luna Mae London. Launching in 2014 as an exclusive luxury experience for women, the brand now comprises of Bespoke, Couture and Prêt à Porter collections. Lambeth’s vision has been featured in Vogue, W Magazine, on CNBC’S ‘The Secret Lives of the Super Rich’. WeAreTheCity sat down...
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Happy women jumping
27
Jan

Bad habits – and how to hammer them

I’m 99% sure that none of you reading this article today can happily declare right now that you’ve no bad habits. If you happen to be in that other 1%, either you’re been doing a lot of work on yourself – or self-delusion is one of them. In other words, if you’ve a bad habit...
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learn to love your body, body confidence featured
13
Jan

Learn to love your body

These days it’s fair to say that the great majority of us are critical about our own bodies (as well as, to be honest, a whole myriad of other things about ourselves). Getting back to the body though, the debate about ‘photo-shopped perfect female bodies, skin etc’ in magazines has been played out for years,...
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Lena Dunham Glamour
05
Jan

Lena Dunham praises Glamour for not retouching her body on it’s cover

Lena Dunham, appearing on the cover of Glamour’s February issue with her Girls co-star’s, has praised the publication for not Photoshopping her body.   Dunham has never been shy of giving her opinion, with her feminist website Lenny Letter often producing opinion pieces on abortion, race and body image. The February edition was 100% produced...
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workwear-featured
28
Oct

Five things you are doing to keep your workwear in a rut

Do you find yourself feeling uninspired with your current workwear and unable to find stylish outfits to wear to work? Maybe you have neglected your work wardrobe for years or find that your current style needs upgrading to match ongoing career success. It could be that you’ve simply changed jobs to a more formal or...
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