In This Week's Grazia
Cover Story: The Big Fashion Issue
Halima Aden: The Trailblazer, Hilary: The Power Model, Lauren: The Legend In this week’s Big Fashion Issue, Grazia catches up with original supermodel Lauren Hutton, grabs five minutes with American all-star Hilary Rhoda, and sits down with Halima Aden, the Somali-American model who is busy paving the way to a more inclusive industry. Pick up or subscribe for your copy of Grazia and get the lowdown on each model’s boundary-breaking story in full.
Fashion: C'mon Get Happy!
The world seems like a scary place to be right now. Political conflict is affecting the way we are able to live our lives, the daily headlines a sombre reminder of current affairs. However, in times like these, the world of fashion is here to equip us with glitter, sequins and lots of bright colours to fight back in an optimistic manner. Now is the time to ditch those sulky stares and smile. Now is the time to forget all those rules you have been taught about clashing colours, or whether your outfit is ‘too much’. Just go for it! Experiment and break the bounds of fashion with a smile on your face and you will feel fresh and liberated in these divisive times. Pick up or subscribe for your copy of Grazia to discover more!
Beauty: Get Your Game Face On
Has your make-up routine become based on functionality rather than creativity? Fear not – Grazia’s got you covered. From mismatched cheekbones, to blood red lips, make-up artist Maxine Leonard has complied a set of game-changing looks that are sure to get your creative juices flowing again. Download the Grazia Extra mobile app to shop your new look for AW17.
The Plus-Size Conspiracy
It would be impossible to find a woman who hasn’t felt inadequate in comparison to the super skinny models of the fashion industry. Holding us up to an unobtainable goal has taken a toll on the women of our society. The dream of fashion has become too entangled with weight loss, but it's time to fight for a fairer representation of every woman. Our definition of fashion is not only behind the times, it's boring. Now is the time to embrace diversity, and make sure all ladies have access to fabulous fashion. Buy your copy of Grazia or subscribe to read the debate.
Ahead of October’s imminent temperature drop, Grazia has collated the ultimate checklist to keep in mind when you’re shopping for your AW17 wardrobe. Expect loose pencil skirts, sleeveless coats, full trousers, and a few all-important tips on how to style your new purchases. Download the Grazia Extra mobile app to get your autumn look sorted pronto.
‘How Dare the Government Tell Me I Consented to My Abuse’
Sammy Woodhouse, a Rotherham sex scandal survivor takes the time to tell Grazia about her horrific experiences during and after her abuse. Negligence from the police and denied compensation from the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authorities resulted in Sammy’s compensation appeal being rejected. She was 14 years-old when she met her groomer, two years below the legal age to consent to sex. Sammy’s story is important. It is telling of a society that lacks awareness and education on sexual abuse. Pick up a Grazia to read the story in full and to support Sammy’s campaign.