Transgender Model Stars On French Vogue Cover For The First Time Ever

Vogue Paris has featured a transgender model on its cover for the first time in history. Starring Valentina Sampaio, the cover features a portrait shot by photographer duo Mert Alas and Marcus Piggot and is accompanied by the text ‘Transgender beauty: How they’re shaking up the world’. “This month we are proud to celebrate transgender…

This Tiny Earpiece Can Let You Understand Another Language In Real-Time

Not understanding another language is one of the single greatest barriers we have in communicating to the global community. While translation apps have clearly come a long way they still feel like barriers to a fluid conversation. Well now a company claims to have built an earpiece that removes that barrier by translating another language…

Panache ‘Role Models’ Campaign 2016 Celebrates Six Amazing Women

Lingerie brand Panache has unveiled the winners of its ‘Modelled by Role Models’ campaign. Six women from around the world star in the photoshoot, each chosen for their individual achievements, contributions to society and healthy approach to body image. Following the success of the first Role Models search in 2015, this year Panache handed over the…

LFW 2017: Androgynous Menswear Line Orange Culture Blew All Stereotypes Out Of The Park

Fashion Scout, the international showcase that helps emerging designers to access a bigger platform, presented us with one of the most exciting menswear brands of the year.  Hailing from Nigeria, Orange Culture is an androgynous menswear line that moves fluidly between cultures and colour. The showcase had an incredibly positive response on Instagram. Models had…

Fearne Cotton Delves Behind The Scenes Of The Fashion Industry In Revealing New Video Series

Fearne Cotton has taken a peek behind the scenes of the fashion industry for a revealing new video series, which will premiere on The Huffington Post UK Style in January. Cotton will join Build series on Monday 9 January to share some of what she learned while filming ‘Fearne On Fashion’ in a live interview.  “I…

LEGO-Based Therapy: How Colourful Bricks Are Helping Kids With Autism Improve Their Social Skills

Playing with LEGO can be more than just a way to prevent boredom, for some children it has the power to boost their social skills and build self-esteem. LEGO-based therapy is a social development programme for kids with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) or related social communication difficulties.  Debi Richmond’s 10-year-old son Adam, who has High Functioning Asperger’s Syndrome, improved…

TV Choice Awards 2016: Holly Willoughby, Katie Price and Lydia Bright Rule The Red Carpet

The 2016 TV Choice Awards red carpet was dominated by visions in white – including Holly Willoughby, Katie Price and Lydia Bright. Despite the grey weather at the Dorchester Hotel, in London on Monday 5 September, the nation’s favourite small screen celebs made the most of the last of the summer season in dramatic cut-outs, floaty fabrics…

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