The pros like Kate Moss and Cara Delevingne make it look effortless, but how easy is it to really walk like a model? The answer, as you might expect, is that it is harder than it looks, but it isn’t something that’s beyond the capabilities of anyone.
So if you want to strut like the best of them this LFW, then here’s what you need to know….
Master the Stance
Hips thrust forward, shoulders low and thrown back; you should look like you’re leaning forward although you might feel like you’re leaning back awkwardly. The general test to see if you’re balanced correct is to get someone to try and balance a book on your head (yes really). Once you’ve done this, you can start to practice moving while staying in your stance.
Designers create Christmas knits for charity: What do Alexander McQueen, Burberry and Vivienne Westwood have in common? Aside from the fact that they are all AMAZING British designers, they have also each designed a Christmas knit to be auctioned off for charity. In association with Save The Children’s Christmas Jumper Day, the full collection of knits will be on display in The Village at Westfield London from Thursday 28th November. Fancy getting your mitts on one of these knits? Well, in a unique twist it will be the lowest unique bid that wins the prize not the highest, so check out the full competition deets at hereto bag yourself a quirky Christmas knit now.
Alexa Chung for Longchamp: Is there anything this woman can’t turn her hand to? TV presenter, writer, muse and model, now… the new face of Longchamp. Appearing in the SS14 & AW14 campaigns Alexa is all loose messy hair, endless legs and gorgeous leather bags. Sigh, some gals have all the luck!
We heart cat prints: oh Miley, how we love you and your quirky sense of style. Fresh from bleaching your eyebrows last week, your AMA performance at the weekend now has us championing cat prints galore. Maybe not in bikini form… we’ll leave that to the very brave, but who doesn’t fancy working a print that features a cute kitten or two?!
Fashion Ed’s pick of the day: Do the Highland fling with this quirky pick of the day! Black tights are like so last season, right now we are all about colourful, patterned and playful winter woollies. These checked tights will liven up any outfit and give a nod to Autumn’s tartan trend without being too overbearing.