The bolero is here to stay – fashion archive, 2 July 1954 | Fashion

In 1950, when the strapless dress, supported by bones, became popular, a brief jacket loosely described…

Ethical trainers: from pineapple ‘leather’ to recycled plastic | Fashion

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Are private schools serious about tackling racism? I give them a D- | Private schools

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‘Wear your crown, because change is coming’: Virginia joins states banning hair discrimination | US news

Carmen Davis went natural in 2014, motivated by her mother to do the “big chop”, a…

‘Slob style’ is the Covid-19 fashion statement. But will it survive after lockdown? | Morwenna Ferrier | Opinion

I went on maternity leave last summer. Occasionally during that time I would think idly about…

Worth the hype: are Dior’s Air Jordans the most-wanted trainers of all time? | Fashion

Two months ago, it was modish to theorise that consumer desire for extravagant luxury fashion might…

Walmart discontinues sales of ‘All Lives Matter’ shirts following backlash | Fashion

Giant US retailer Walmart is set to discontinue sales of “All Lives Matter” merchandise on their…

How skin whitening reveals the depth of the beauty industry’s colourism | Fashion

The killing of George Floyd and the subsequent rise of the Black Lives Matter movement has…

Miss J Alexander: ‘I’ve been comfortable in my own skin since birth’ | Fashion

This jolly outfit, which I wore to the Oscars last year, was very simple. I found…

The BET Awards: from Beyoncé to Michelle Obama – in pictures | Fashion

Host Amanda Seales speaks during the BET Awards. The Insecure star wore black designers including Pyer…