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Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer Lawrence to co-host 2015 Met Ball

HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 02:  Actress Jennifer Lawrence arrives at the 86th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center on March 2, 2014 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)

Bibby Sowray The Oscar-winning actress will follow in Sarah Jessica Parker and Bradley Cooper's footsteps by co-hosting the 2015 Met Ball with Anna Wintour.


#ViolenceIsViolence downplays the gendered-nature of violence

Kasey Edwards Rather than playing the victim card, men need to take responsibility both individually and collectively for male violence towards women.

Fashion freakshow

23 deeply questionable moments from London Fashion Week, thus far

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 14:  A model walks the runway at the Vivienne Westwood Red Label show during London Fashion Week Spring Summer 2015 on September 14, 2014 in London, England.  (Photo by Mike Marsland/Getty Images)

(With all due respect to Vivienne Westwood, of course.)

Cargo comeback

Are cargo shorts making a comeback?

Kathleen Lee Joe Blame #normcore, but the most basic of wardrobe staples, that trouser of choice for tourists and suburban dads the world over, has somehow wiggled its way into luxury fashion.

Voiceless women

How older, poor, single women are being overlooked

Caroline Zielinski A growing number of older women who are finding themselves locked out of the property market because of a lack of savings and superannuation, mainly due to a part-time or sporadic working life.

Carry That Weight

Students support alleged rape victim by helping carry her mattress

Emma Sulkowicz (L), a senior visual arts student at Columbia University, carries a mattress in protest of the university's lack of action after she reported being raped

Radhika Sanghani Columbia student Emma Sulkowicz vowed to carry her mattress everywhere she went until her alleged rapist was expelled from university.

Best intentions

Stick to healthy eating all week then blow it at the weekend?


Susie Burrell Susie Burrell sets a few simple rules.

Oscar Pistorius verdict

Remembering 'humble and beautiful' Reeva Steenkamp


Emma Barnett The world must not forget Reeva Steenkamp says Nick Boulton, the photographer who worked with the late model for a decade, as he opens up to Emma Barnett about his reactions to the verdict so far

Violence against women

Ending violence against women is a job for us all

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Anne Summers A new approach to the scourge of family violence will use the lessons from large scale campaigns against drinking and smoking.

Hair tutorial

Learn these three new hairstyles in time for the weekend


Christina Butcher An easy step-by-step guide to magical new hair.

Trend report

Personalise your stuff like fashion people do

Kathleen Lee Joe Customised fashion has come a long way from the nameplate necklace you wore in the early 2000s.

Vogue's 73 questions

Anna Wintour answers Vogue's 73 questions, throws serious shade

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Follow her bob around Vogue's New York office for the inside scoop.

Bye-bye bridey

Losing a loved one to marriage

Michelle Law Michelle Law on the mixed emotions she felt when her sister got married.

NOM*d creative

Margi Robertson: fashion's 61-year-old nonconformist

Claire Finlayson Margi Robertson, creative director of premier fashion label NOM*d, is all about follow-your-nose brilliance and nonconformist spunk.

DV in sport

What the AFL can take from the NFL's Ray Rice

BALTIMORE, MD - NOVEMBER 28:  Ray Rice #27 of the Baltimore Ravens warms up prior to playing an NFL game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at M&T Bank Stadium on November 28, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Clem Bastow It's not enough to simply talk about a hardline stance on violence against women within a sport.

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Everyday racism

How racist are you? Take the test

Krati Garg and Megan Toomey A new app helps navigate the subtlety of racism for you.

Designer lingo

Finally! A definitive answer on how you say ‘Hermés’

Kathleen Lee Joe The first time you heard ‘Proenza Schouler’, you thought it was a breed of German dog, right? There are some fashion label names that are just made to be mispronounced.

Next big thing

15 faces to look for during fashion month

Kathleen Lee Joe Cara, Joan and Karlie aren’t going anywhere, but these young women are definitely worthy of our attention too.

Fashion imitates art

Dion Lee inspired by Australian painter in New York Fashion Week show

Georgina Safe The stark urban landscapes of the late Australian painter Geoffrey Smart inspired Dion Lee's show at New York Fashion Week.

Reluctant icon

Six rare insights from street style inventor Bill Cunningham

Kathleen Lee Joe Before The Sartorialist, before Tommy Ton, before anyone even thought to put the words ‘street’ and ‘style’ together, there was Bill Cunningham.