Come with us for a (very) brief history of the paisley print: The twisted teardrop print was birthed somewhere in Persia and/or India, then went on a 17th century world tour before finally taking its name in Paisley, Scotland. Since then the motif has gone Western rodeo, took a boho...

Shoe's over time Nothing makes a statement like red and throughout history red has been used as a colour to mark social status and wealth. In the wake of Christian Louboutin's recent litigious action, we examine the history behind the scarlet heel, specifically in France during the 16th and...

Among the supermodels to wear the dazzling brassiere are Claudia Schiffer (who wore the first million dollar bra in 1996), Heidi Klum, Karolina Kurkova, and Gisele Bündchen, who wore the most expensive bra to date at $15 million. Even though the Fantasy Bra has been around since 1996, it's...

This marked a time in history that began to blur class distinctions, and women in the lower and middle classes began to rise in the ranks of style within society, especially if they had a taste and a talent for sewing. WWII marked a new kind of revolution for women, the right to join the...

Now, of course, this is very antiquated. Nail polish had become a symbol not of lady-like idleness, but of style and individuality. Polishes come in every color imaginable, with the most crazy often being the most interesting, and represent a way for people to decorate their bodies in a...

All the animals she uses are roadkill victims, picked up from friends. Her next collection is going to be friend's pets apparently! Bit of a story, huh? Plus she has her own jewellery range with gold and silver animal skulls and teeth! Hmmm* A squirrel purse anyone? A crow clutch? *The...

Gaga's VMA fashion history isn't very long, but in just a handful of years, she's been responsible for some of the most iconic style moments of the past decade. In preparation for her 2013 return, we're looking back at all of Lady Gaga's VMA outfits. Ever. 2009: NECK BRACE BAROQUE Lady...

Click ahead for a brief history of Instagram magazine covers from #themosttalkedaboutcouple to bloggers you may have never heard of. Lucky magazine's Blogger Cover (February 2015)

A Brief History of John Baldessari In a fascinating complete exposé of the Californian conceptual artist, we are told everything we needed–and didn't need–to know about John Baldessari. His unpublished height for instance is an impressive 6 feet 7 inches–so tall he needs a personal peephole....

Maybe Zara should go back to eighth grade and read The Diary of Anne Frank or The Boy in the Striped Pajamas or just watch the History Channel, a.k.a. the Hey Guys Remember WWII? That Was Crazy! Channel, literally any day of the week because whatever the Spanish retailer is doing now just...

 

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