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Beauty and the Beast Has Disney’s First Openly Gay Character

The classic gets a modern twist… It’s a tale as old as time. But for the upcoming live-action remake of its 1991 animated classic Beauty and the Beast, Disney is adding a modern twist. In the April issue of Attitude, director Bill Condon revealed that Beauty and the Beast will feature Disney’s first-ever openly gay character: Gaston’s lovable sidekick, LeFou. He’s played on-screen by Josh …

Just In From Paris: Chloe's Seventies Swan Song

by Josh Newis-Smith Thursday 2 March, 2017 Consider this your Paris Fashion Week cheat sheet… Chloe’s collection received a standing ovation at Paris fashion week As fashion month rolls into it’s epicentre, Paris, here’s all the shows, trends and FROWERS you need to know about… Chloe’s Seventies Swan Song After taking an emotional bow after showing her final collection for Chloe, Claire Waight Keller leaves …

These Cute InSta Videos Are Just Some Of Reason's Why Chanel's Gabrielle Is The Next 'It' Bag

Luxury fashion house, Chanel have released four teaser videos for its new Gabrielle bag campaign, named after its founder Gabrielle (Coco) Chanel. The Instagram size clips feature Cara Delevingne, Kristen Stewart, Caroline de Maigret and Pharrell Williams pronouncing Gabrielle in their own way. ‘Everyone called her Coco but her real name was Gabrielle,’ explains Chanel creative director Karl Lagerfeld. ‘It’s the perfect name for a …

The Story Behind Those Super Instagram Friendly Handbags

by Chloe Mac Donnell Wednesday 1 March, 2017 From building a winter garden to hanging with Olivia Palermo, accessories designer Paula Cademartori gives us an AAA pass to her fashion week diary… She’s the designer behind those pop-coloured, geometric shaped bags and multi-hued cut-out shoes that catch the eye of every single streetstyle photographer and brighten up monochromatic filled Instagram feeds. The Brazillian-born, Milan based …

Rihanna Accepts A Harvard Humanitarian Award Like Only She Can

Rihanna may be the most fabulous honoree in The Harvard Foundation’s history Rex Features The “Work” singer traveled to Cambridge, Massachusetts, on Tuesday to accept Harvard University’s 2017 Humanitarian of the Year award. At the end of a lengthy ceremony, the Grammy winner delivered a speech that was a little sassy, a lot inspirational, and completely moving. “So, I made it to Harvard,” she quipped …

Who’s the Most Feminist Disney Princess of Them All?

Rex Features When the first trailer for the live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast was released last November, the two-minute clip set a new record for most views in its first 24 hours alone. Since then, the remake, which sees Emma Watson playing the bookish heroine, has supplied us with plenty of 1998 nostalgia–illustrating, once again, the remarkable staying power of the Disney princess. …

Rihanna And Dior’s Collaboration Is Going to Take Over Your Instagram

For her spring-summer 2017 debut as the fashion house’s creative director, Maria Grazia Chiuri sent models down the runway in white T-shirts with a punch. The “We Should All Be Feminists” version took over our Instagram feed and, because she’s badass, fell into the hands of the original bad girl herself, Rihanna. Now, Dior is adding fuel to the tee fire by teaming up with …

Saint Laurent Sets Tongues Wagging At Paris Fashion Week

by Josh Newis-Smith Wednesday 1 March, 2017 To quote the infamous Justin Timberlake song, Anthony Vaccarello is bringing sexy back! What would your Mothers say? In only his second collection for Saint Laurent, Anthony Vaccarello continued his new and refined take on1980s fashion. Vaccarello modernized the likes of the mini skirt, added the sassiest shoulder pads to match and marinated the entire look with an …

Gossip Girl's Lonely Boy Has Finally Got Hitched

Rex Features Gossip Girl alumni Penn Badgley and doula-cum-musician Domino Kirke (sister to Lola and Jemima) wed in a private ceremony in Brooklyn on Monday, People reports. Lola Kirke had alluded to her sister’s recent nuptials in a series of Instagram photos posted to her account earlier on Monday. One of the shots shows Lola, Domino, Jemima, and Domino’s son, Cassius, posed against a courthouse …