Day: September 24, 2021

The Best Street Style From Milan Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2022

Milan Fashion Week
MILAN, ITALY – SEPTEMBER 23: Xenia Adonts, Caroline Daur and Tamara Kalinic seen outside Etro during the Milan Fashion Week – Spring / Summer 2022 on September 23, 2021 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Christian Vierig/Getty Images)

As the world opened up abroad this season, the buzzword “hot vaxxed summer” was on everyone’s lips. If fashion month this September has promised anything for the Spring/Summer 2022, it’s looking more like a “hot maxxed summer” come June next year. From New York to London and now in Milan, designers have promised (and delivered) on maximalist design cues. Think Collina Strada’s “chaotic good” energy from NYC and Rejina Pyo’s poolside pieces via the UK.

The industry’s gaggle of editors, influencer and stylists have responded and as fashion week travels to the Italian city of Milan, street style has taken cue. Outside some of the most anticipated runways including Kim Jones’ Fendi collection

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Fashion Is Not Only for the Young and Skinny

MILAN — The news of Linda Evangelista’s cosmetic procedure trauma has been the talk not only of the internet, where the former supermodel’s Instagram post about what she said were the negative effects of a CoolSculpting treatment has sparked vociferous response, but also at the shows in Milan, where Ms. Evangelista once reigned and where her tale has passed from one socially distanced chair to another like a fashion horror story.

It has raised questions once again about ageism and size-ism in the industry (and society in general), and the continued focus on extreme youth. Because for all the strides that have been made on runways toward diversity in skin color — and there has been real progress — what is increasingly clear in Milan is that when it comes to size and age, very little has really changed.

Indeed, though on the runways of New York there were some

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Madonna’s daughter Lourdes Leon made her second runway appearance at Rihanna’s Savage X Fenty fashion show

Lourdes and Madonna

Madonna’s daughter, Lourdes “Lola” Leon, returned to the runway in Rihanna’s Savage X Fenty fashion show. Craig Barritt/Getty

  • Rihanna’s Savage X Fenty Vol. 3 fashion show aired on Amazon on Friday.

  • Madonna’s daughter, Lourdes Leon, appeared in a latex bra with matching underwear and thigh-high socks.

  • Leon’s first walked in Gypsy Sport’s New York Fashion Week show in 2018.

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Madonna’s daughter Lourdes Leon, who goes by Lola, is getting back into fashion shows.

Leon made her runway debut in 2018 when she walked in Gypsy Sport’s Spring 2019 show during New York Fashion Week, according to W Magazine. Two years later, the 24-year-old model is back as part of Rihanna’s Savage X Fenty Vol. 3 fashion show, which is available to stream on Friday on Amazon Prime.

Lola Leon took part in Rihanna's Savage x Fenty Vol. 3 fashion show.

Lourdes “Lola” Leon took part in Rihanna’s Savage X Fenty Vol. 3 fashion

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Our guide to this year’s Christmas treats from Cult Beauty, Glossybox and more

There’s no better way to kick off the festive season than with a daily gift (iStock/The Independent)

There’s no better way to kick off the festive season than with a daily gift (iStock/The Independent)

With less than five months until Christmas, we’re making sure that we’re more organised than ever for 2021.

One of the best parts of the festive season is the advent calendars and, while we’ll always have a soft spot for the chocolate versions, it’s the beauty ones that have us hooked.

Every year, many of the biggest beauty brands and retailers kick off Christmas with a luxurious advent calendar filled with mini, travel-size and full-size products and indulgent treats across skincare, make-up, fragrance and hair.

The likes of Liberty, Charlotte Tilbury, Lush, Asos and Next all have their own, and in recent years beauty advent calendars have racked up huge waiting lists before selling out – often within just a few minutes.

Many brands release waiting lists

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