What is the hardest part about being a fashion designer? In my experience, the hardest part of being a designer is having faith that your efforts will come to fruition. Many of us go through various moments where we are uncertain regarding some designs or ideas (designer … [Read more...] about Dear Aspect: Kazimcouture Edition
Hi to all the beautiful readers of The Student Aspect. My name is Ravina Kazim, the founder and namesake of KazimCoutre. I am an Afghan designer, working my way into the fashion industry. I am delighted to be sharing a day in the life of a fashion designer with all of you and I … [Read more...] about Day in the Life of a Fashion Designer: Kazimcouture
In this day and age, we are finally learning to love and accept our bodies whatever shape and size they may come in! The best thing that I have noticed more recently is the way that brands are really getting behind this issue - making sure that we are all catered for... I am here … [Read more...] about Inclusive Swimwear – We’ve got you!
Now we all know those basic denim shorts all too well, sit just nicely on the hip, and serve a purpose as a wardrobe staple, but we can do better than that! With the lockdown restrictions easing, for what we hope is 'for good', let's refresh your wardrobe. Here are a few … [Read more...] about The perfect shorts for summer 2021
First of all, I am praying for you sis! I honestly do wish for graduations to go ahead across the country for the class of 2021! You all deserve it so very much. Someone said to me recently - "It's just getting a piece of paper, how are you that obsessed with a ceremony". Maybe … [Read more...] about Outfits for graduation? We got you!
I’m a cynic. Always have been, and likely always will be. And I don’t think it’s just me - I think our whole generation (I’m 21) has a tendency towards this disposition, and really who could blame us? Under the weight of the political minefield, a pandemic, and the looming … [Read more...] about The Spirit of Thrift
"Sustainability isn’t an all or nothing game" – Sarah Spoljaric. Being sustainable is about doing what you can when you can. That being said, when I started on this journey everything seemed to be a little overwhelming! I’m hoping that these tips that I’ve compiled can help … [Read more...] about 8 Ways You Can Be Sustainable with Fashion
What we wear is a big part of our lives, it shows our personality and is a way we can express ourselves. An outfit can be used in many ways. However, fashion also has a lot of judgement surrounding it. Here are a few quotes that may make you feel better about your style. "It's … [Read more...] about Fashion Quotes to Live by
We've all been there... wanting to look nice but having literally zero effort to do so. I've drafted up a number of outfits that are easy, simple and most importantly - stylish! You are bound to turn some heads with these effortlessly glamorous looks. They require the same amount … [Read more...] about Student fashion – Lectures Edition
Finding an outfit for an interview can be an extremely stressful situation; dragging every item of clothing out of your wardrobe, mad dashes to the shops and sitting on the edge as to if you're going to actually go! We've all been there and it really isn't fun. Step one: Sit … [Read more...] about Student fashion – Interview Edition
An opinion on the infamous scene from the perspective of a drag queen. The second season of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK is well underway and with just a final four remaining (#TeamBimini), episode 5 must seem like a gay lifetime ago. The controversial moment that rocked the fandom … [Read more...] about The H&M Scandal: How One Dress Divided The Drag Race Fandom
How many times have you looked at your TV whilst watching something and thought 'I would love to have a wardrobe like her' or 'I wish I could find an outfit like that'. Fear no more, I have scoured the internet to ensure that this fantasy can indeed become a reality. There is an … [Read more...] about TV and Film Fashion: Shop the look