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Style Points is a weekly column about how fashion intersects with the wider world.

In fashion, there’s normcore, there’s gorpcore, and there’s even Totoro-core. And then there’s carbon. It might be the most unlikely buzzword to pop up in the industry, but over the past few years it has been in circulation nearly as often as fashion’s other favorite C-words, “capsule” and “collaboration.” Gabriela Hearst and Gucci have held carbon-neutral runway shows, and multiple fashion brands, including Burberry and De Beers, have announced their own ambitious paths towards carbon neutrality.

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Gucci’s spring 2020 carbon-neutral show.

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One of the biggest, newest undertakings in this sphere comes from a company that is not technically in fashion—though its legendary ’80s line of merch admittedly has an eager following—namely, Apple. But Apple has the fashion industry’s attention, in that it feels as

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Michelle Keegan glows as she models new fashion line at home in Essex

MICHELLE Keegan glowed today as she modelled her new fashion line at home in Essex for Very.co.uk.

The actress glammed up for a photoshoot as she posed in a utility trench coat from the online retailer’s latest collection.

MIchelle Keegan strikes a pose as she models her latest pieces from her Very range at home

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MIchelle Keegan strikes a pose as she models her latest pieces from her Very range at homeCredit: Instagram

Stylish Michelle, 33, took a selfie of her outfit, including her ripped blue jeans and chunky black boots.

The celeb flashed a huge smile in a second photo taken outdoors in the sunshine.

Mark Wright’s wife wore the slim-fitting coat again which is selling for £69, and said: “My tan trench is now online! One of my favourite spring pieces from the new collection!”

Michelle recently showcased her off-duty style as she soaked up the sun with her beloved dog Chihuahua Pip.

Michelle glowed in the sunshine as her assistant took her photo

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Michelle glowed in the sunshine as her assistant took
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Fashion Retailers Bet Bras With Wires and a Splash of Color Will Sell This Spring | Investing News

By Victoria Waldersee and Richa Naidu

LISBON/CHICAGO (Reuters) – After a year of nesting in pastel-colored loungewear, shoppers are opting for styles with floral prints, feel-good slogans and statement jewelry to jazz up working-from-home outfits as optimism makes a comeback in spring collections, designers and retailers told Reuters.

While neutral, comfortable clothing remains more popular than in a normal spring, retailers from Neiman Marcus to Walmart and Macy’s Inc reported growing sales of bright, optimistic color, flowy fabrics or dresses for the first time since the start of the pandemic as shoppers prepared for a return to normal life.

“We’re seeing a return to occasion dresses and even bras with wires,” Marie Ivanoff-Smith, fashion director at department store Nordstrom, told Reuters. “As it gets warmer and more people go outside, we thought people would really want to showcase optimism and joy with prints and vibrant colors.”  

So far, ditzy floral

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Meet ten students from the CSM MA Fashion Class of 2021

Photography Suleika Mueller. Image courtesy of Vivien Canadas

If you’ve been following our fashion graduate show coverage over the past year, you’ll be aware of the cruel circumstances that the pandemic has imposed on an entire micro-generation of students. Cut off from the equipment and technical support of their school’s studios, and robbed of the runway moments they’d been working towards for years, fashion students the world over have invariably demonstrated incredible resourcefulness, skill and verve in bringing their visions to life. 

The members of Central Saint Martins’ MA Fashion Class of 2021 are, of course, no exception. Having entered their degrees with dreams of showing their work in the school’s annual London Fashion Week show — without doubt one of the most eagerly observed platforms for promising talent in the industry — the way they’re showcasing their final collections is, of course, a little different to what they

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