Fashion Police Case Files

gingham crop top

Gorgeous gingham: the pretty print for spring

Is it just us, or has there been a whole lot of gingham goin’ on lately in the world of fashion? Even more than usual for this time of year, that is. Gingham, after all, is one of those perennial spring/summer prints – possibly because it reminds us of picnic…

quirky-clutch-bags

Six Quirky Clutch Bags

This season, clutch bags are getting quirky. Or quirkier than usual, that is. The fact is that clutches have always had a tendency to be a little more creative than the handbags you carry to work, or while travelling, for instance, but lately we’ve been noticing an increase in the…

old-navy-photoshop-thigh-gap

Old Navy Denies Photoshopping Thigh Gaps Onto Plus Size Jeans

Today the style-savvy section of the internet is in uproar over claims that Old Navy have been Photoshopping thigh gaps onto images of their plus-sized Rockstar jeans: the rotters! The image above image comes from the Old Navy website, and there’s no denying the presence of the dreaded thigh-gap. Is…

fifty-fashion-fails

Fifty Fashion Fails (According to a new survey)

Another day, another survey designed to find out which items constitute the worst crimes of fashion imaginable – the fifty fashion fails of all time, if you will. This study was commissioned by PromotionalCodes.org.uk, who asked 475 people to name their top style hates. The results are interesting, and occasionally…

ebay-influencer-network

The Fashion Police and the eBay Influencer Network

Because we’ve been policing the world of fashion for a long time now, there inevitably come times when new readers stumble across a post in our archive, and want to know where they can find the item featured – which, of course, has long-since sold out. We always give the…

lemon-coat

The pastel coat trend isn’t dead yet…

Lemon coat: Marks & Spencer Thought the trend for pastel coats would fade away like winter itself? Think again: cold weather may be on its way out (Let’s hope those don’t turn out to be famous last words…) but those pastel coats are still very much IN, and it looks…

Five Fashion Bloggers Wear...

See how five different women style the same item

This category does not contain any posts yet

Don't be a fashion criminal...

Crime-fighting advice from The Fashion Police

This category does not contain any posts yet

Myth Busters

This category does not contain any posts yet

Style S.O.S!

nautical

How to wear the nautical look… without dressing like a sailor

It’s no secret that The Fashion Police are fans of the nautical look, which is more of a spring/summer classic than it is a fashion trend. But how do you wear it without looking like you’re en-route to a sailor-themed costume party? This is the question we were asked by…

polka dot playsuit

How to Wear a Playsuit

Playsuits have never been particularly high on The Fashion Police’s list of Looks We Love (Yes, there is an actual list…). While they can look great on the hanger, this is a look that can be rather infantilising on a grown woman, and for those of us no longer in…

how to look good fast

How to Look Good Fast

Do you ever look at those perfectly coiffed and made-up women you see on the morning commute and wonder how on EARTH they do it? How do THEY find the time to apply a full face of makeup and create an elaborate hairdo every morning when YOU’RE still stumbling around wiping the…

Style Basics

The Fashion Police is a style crime-fighting force dedicated to fighting crimes of fashion and solving style dilemmas. Whether they're arresting ugly items of clothing, answering Style S.O.S. calls, monitoring incoming trends or interrogating items of clothing in order to report back on their fit and quality, The Fashion Police keep a close eye on the world of fashion, and aren't afraid to call it as they see it. The Fashion Police blog is aimed at people who care more about style than fashion, and who won't be swayed by fashion trends and fads...