Dua Lipa & Billie Are Fuelling The Appetite For #Regencycore 2.0

Dust off your corset, the second instalment of #Regencycore is here. But it isn’t Bridgerton that has inspired people to dress like a debutante: Dua Lipa and Billie Eilish are the poster girls of RC 2.0.   Marie Antoinette would surely approve of Dua’s “Demeanor” music video, which was awash with references to the French queen. The singer swapped out her typically kitsch Y2K staples for a wardrobe brimming with frills and […]

7 questions to ask in a job interview to impress a prospective employer

When applying for a new job, there’s no question that you’re wanting to impress your potential employer. Whether it’s through your impressive resumé or great interview skills that you wow the recruiter, there’s no denying the power of asking a great question. Not only does it prove to the future employer that you are truly interested, it’ll allow you to get more insight into the job and get information on what’s expected […]

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20 Nigerian fashion designers set for US leadership program

NO fewer than 20 emerging and mid-career Nigerian fashion designers have been selected to participate in the International Visitors Leadership Programme, the premier professional exchange programme of the Unites States Department of State. The virtual IVLP project titled, ‘Promoting Economic Growth and Trade in the Fashion Industry,’ will offer a professional and cultural exchange opportunity on topics, including current trends and successful business practices in the US […]

Crypto fashion: why people pay real money for virtual clothes

People care what their avatars are wearing. When the virtual world Decentraland said in June users could make and sell their own clothing for avatars to wear on the site, Hiroto Kai stayed up all night designing Japanese-inspired garments. Selling kimonos for around $140 each, he said he made $15,000-$20,000 in just three weeks. While the idea of spending real money on clothing that does not physically […]

Flaws as Fashion: Expression or Exploitation?

It seems all too easy to become inundated by the ever-changing fashion and makeup trends of today’s society. The internet and social media provide instant accessibility to whatever is ‘new’ and ‘trending’, and the chances of something going viral is nothing far from the usual these days. Features such as ‘for you’ and ‘explore’ pages on social media platforms tend to thrust the latest trends to users, […]