OXFORD UNION: Lord Sugar, Rio Ferdinand, Mark Ronson and many more announced on new Union term card

The Oxford Union have announced their term card for Michaelmas 2015, with A-list speakers including Sir Elton John, Lance Armstrong,  Vanessa Redgrave and Lord Sugar and a range of debates including some old favourites. Is it time to ask Mum and Dad for a bit more pocket money?   The Oxford Student was able to exclusively […]

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OxStu tries contouring

It wasn’t long ago that contouring was merely a feature of topography and the only means of changing one’s bone structure was through plastic surgery. Yet the art of contouring has emerged from the shrouded toolkit of professional make up artists as of late. It’s initial steps were choreographed by high-end makeup designers; the Kevin Acoin Sculpting powder, Charlotte Tilbury and Smashbox. […]

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Spotlight careers: Assistant Curator at the V&A

Susanna Cordner is surrounded by all the clothing trends that have defined an era everyday, she admires and researches exquisite pieces and is tasked with searching for acquisitions to perfect the collection, the only catch-these items will never be worn again. As Assistant Curator of Textiles and fashion at the V&A museum, Susanna is part of […]

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The Wide-Legged Trouser: Revolutionizing Female Fashion in 2015

The wide-legged trouser: ‘Bellbottoms,’ ‘Gauchos,’ or ‘Palazzo pants’ (whatever they may be called) has become a recurring style trend through out the numerous decades of the fashion world. This past year, the international runways of Fashion week were dominated by the ‘boho-chic’ style of the 1970’s. Designers, such as, Ralph Lauren, Proenza Schoeler and Christian […]

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