Fashion Friday – Ugly is the New Black

There seems to be a wave of ‘Ugly’ sweeping across the fashion world right now. From super clunky, out there sneakers with an outrageous amount of unnecessary soles to bright pink men’s shirts paired with a purple blazer and massive flower emblem. High fashion has always been a place for designers to express their wildest and most creative ideas, and this concept has continued to snowball so that now the designs are being featured in commercial collections instead of solely on the runway.

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Fashion Friday – The Cateye

Cateye frames can be applied to both sunglasses and glasses, and there is a reason why it has become such an iconic style over the years. The Cateye frame is flattering on pretty much any face shape, and it harenesses the power to make pretty much any outfit look classy, glamourous and brilliantly stylish. Some would say the Cateye frame is the go-to style for statement eyewear. We dive in to some of our favourite Cateye sunglasses as well as Cateye glasses of the moment, and show you exactly why you need some.

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Christopher Bailey is Leaving Burberry

Christopher Bailey the chief creative officer and president of British fashion house Burberry has announced that he will be leaving the company by the end of 2018. It has been a 17 year old relationship that has brought undeniable success to the brand and helped elevate British fashion to global recognition. We take a look at the designers life and what this means for the future of both Burberry and Bailey.

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Fashion Friday – Past vs Future

The beauty of fashion is that it will constantly evolve, new minds re imagining past shapes or creating totally new concepts. The two can live perfectly in harmony when done right, but we decided to pitch styles from the past vs the future to see the difference (and similarities) of retro style compared to contemporary fashion. Whenever there is a completely new concept or style created, there will always be an argument for what original piece has been the inspiration. Some people’s style definitely suit a more retro shape of sunglasses better, while others will prefer a more avant-garde frame to match their style. We pitch Past vs future against each other with some of our latest sunglasses to hit Red Hot Sunglasses.

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