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The best beige pieces for all ages – in pictures

Adeline wears coat, from a selection, reiss.com. Top, £29.99, hm.com. Culottes, £135, by Iris and Ink, from outnet.com. Shoes, £68, office.co.uk. Photographs: David Newby for the Guardian. Stylist: Melanie Wilkinson. Stylist’s assistant: Billie Brand. Makeup: Alexis Day using Elemis, and Lisa Stokes using Clarins. Hair: Shukeel Murtaza using Bumble and bumble. Models: Adeline and Gemma at M&P, Buffy at Mrs Robinson, Pam at Ugly and …

Supersize it: how to excel at the XL trend

Size matters, especially with fashion. How big or small something is can define an era: tiny skirt, 1960s; huge shoulders, 80s. Right now, fashion is embracing the big, the giant, the oversized. It’s a shift, five years on from the days of bodycon dresses and shorts so brief the pocket linings poked below the hem. Contrast that to the scene outside the recent fashion shows, …

We See Chrissy Teigen's Amazing Dress, But We're More Focused on Her Diaper Bag

Mostly everything about Chrissy Teigen’s latest look fits into her signature style: that sexy slip of bra up top, those strappy heels, and a printed dress that turns heads. But while a few months ago she’d have opted for a clutch or flashy satchel, these days, Chrissy’s toting her nylon Prada diaper bag. The designer hardware is a nod to the supermodel’s love of fashion, …

The Ultimate Guide to Fall's Hottest Handbag Trends

We’re in a Fall state of mind. Our eyes are on the new school of handbag trends that bring fresh updates, plush fabrics, exotic flavors, and showstopping details to our Autumn outfits. With so many designers, shapes, sizes, and colors to sift through, our team handpicked the best and brightest of this Fall handbag class. Click on a specific trend to jump to those picks, …

These Bags Look Pretty Darn Close to Designer – but Cost Less Than $50

All too often, we find ourselves in the same predicament: lusting after a gorgeous designer bag, yet not quite ready to take the plunge and splurge on it. Instead, we browse fast-fashion sites, where we know for a fact we can find similar, chic, and on-trend options for a lot less. And one store than always manages to satisfy our “need” for the luxury look? …

Wait Till You See What Designer Item Selena Gomez Just Gave Her Best Friend

Ah, the gift of Givenchy. The brand’s classic Antigona satchel can be worn with anything, including a pair of leggings and a t-shirt. Selena Gomez is well-aware, which is why she gave one to her best friend, Courtney Barry. Selena documented the mini birthday ceremony on Snapchat, explaining that Courtney’s never carried a purse. Despite Courtney’s laid-back sense of style, Selena knew the designer item …