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The Huddersfield cloth used to make Conor McGregor's controversial suit

A bespoke tailor based in Huddersfield will stock replicas of a controversial suit worn by UFC champion Conor McGregor.

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Last year's overall winner at Ebor, Georgina Friswell.

Fashion: How to win at the races (Clue: Be bold yet elegant - easy)

It’s the week of the Ebor Festival and the focus in on fashion and prizes. Stephanie Smith has advice on how to achieve winning looks.

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19 August 2017......  Sarah Yates in period costume at the vintage fair at Lotherton Hall.  Picture Tony Johnson.

Vintage fair at Lotherton Hall draws colourful crowd for weekend of events

A vintage fair featuring fashion and fixtures from the 1920s onwards drew great crowds to the grounds of an Edwardian country house this weekend.

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Autumn layering

Fashion: The art of all-season layering

As the weather and our lifestyles become ever more unpredictable, we need flexible clothing. Stephanie Smith has advice on how to work it.

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Fashion: Winning hats with the wow factor

Jenny Roberts’s hats have featured in Vogue and won ladies’ days aplenty. With the Ebor Ladies’ Day this Thursday, she talks to Stephanie Smith about balance, elegance and creating winners.

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Bailey of Sheffield stainless steel bracelets have hit department stores

Bailey of Sheffield stainless steel bracelets now all the fashion in department stores

Bailey of Sheffield are celebrating today after a leading fashion company announced it would sell their crowdfunded stainless steel bracelets in department stores.

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Beauty tutorial: ‘Eyebrows can take away years and balance your face’

From heavy, sluggy brows to tadpoles, eyebrow guru Shavata Singh tells Stephanie Smith how balanced brows can transform the face.

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Future fashion: The ones to watch

This year’s Yorkshire fashion graduates will soon be influencing what we see and buy on the High Street. Stephanie Smith picks out some names to look out for.

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James Bay and the leather jacket from his new collection for Topman, which is released next week.

Fashion: The season of the rock star and the dandy

Men are no longer content to be overshadowed when it comes to fashion. As James Bay releases his fashion collection for Topman, Stephanie Smith highlights the new luxe elegance and points out what to look out for.

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Mary Benson World vinyl printed silk jacket, �680, and trousers, �580. The pieces also come in screen printed silk, at �260 for the jacket and �22 for the trousers. Model: actress Sophia Brown, Photographer: Lewis K Smith.

Fashion: What Mary did next

Exhaustion and stress led to Leeds designer Mary Benson taking a step back. But now she’s back in creative mode (and in more ways than one). She talks to Stephanie Smith.

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Wild Flower dress, was �79.95, now �64, at Barbour.com.

Fashion: Staycation style is near perfect UK dressing

Planning a staycation in a UK seaside resort, city or country retreat? Stephanie Smith picks out brands that help you enjoy in style.

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Leopard luxe: Fashions lust affair with animal print is taken to further heights of opulence this coming season, displays on tactile textures from hairy hyde to dense fur fabrics. Were talking irresistibly touchable coats, bags and footwear to bring chic and cosy glamour. 
Leopard coat, �188, coming to Anthropologie at Victoria Gate in Leeds.

Fashion: Ten key new season trends coming soon to the High Street

Autumn is all about strong femininity and glamour on the High Street. Stephanie Smith picks out the key pieces and looks for the coming season.

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Prof Jimmy Choo in Leeds when he visited back in 2011. Picture: Steve Riding

Shoe legend Jimmy Choo to visit Leeds for Diana charity

Legendary shoe designer Jimmy Choo is coming to Leeds for a lunch given in his honour by the Diana Award charity, writes Stephanie Smith.

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Kaftan, �45, Karolina bikini, �35, from Monsoon.

Fashion: How to buy swimwear that fits and flatters

As the holidays begin, Rebecca Siddall and Stephanie Smith have tips on how to make swimwear-buying less stressful. Plus sales picks.

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WORLD OF NEOM: Inside the Neom Organics store at the Victoria Gate shopping centre in Leeds.

Reader offer: Get a free wellbeing consultation and take-home kit at Neom in Victoria Gate Leeds

Yorkshire brand Neom Organics is offering Wellbeing consultations - looking at happiness, sleep, energy and stress - plus wellbeing kits for the first 50 readers at its Leeds store. Stephanie Smith finds out more.

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Milliner’s creation turns heads on Emmerdale

Milliner’s creation turns heads on Emmerdale

Marie Flanagan is descended from generations of milliners and has no plan to stop. Catherine Scott reports.

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Michael Kors

Michael Kors buys up Jimmy Choo

Luxury shoe brand Jimmy Choo is to be acquired by US fashion brand Michael Kors in an £896 million deal.

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Continental quilting: Quilting is the must-have statement take for AW17 cosy dressing, as massive puffa coats provide daring takes on outerwear. Some come in wallpaper prints, some in satins in vibrant mustard and jewel brights, and Stella McCartney teamed a muddy green oversized quilted coat with tweeds and a silk headscarf, like a blown-up version of the Queen. Oversize quilting in bright yellow by Rihanna as part of Fenty's AW17 ready-to-wear collection seen in Pari. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

Fashion: Autumn/winter ‘17 - the key catwalk trends to look out for

Dressing up is back for the autumn with smart glamour characterising new season trends. Stephanie Smith picks out the looks you need to know about for AW17.

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Beauty: The how-to guide to face bronzer

Confused about bronzer? The experts at Laura Mercier at Harvey Nichols Leeds give a quick and easy make-up tutorial. Stephanie Smith watched, listened and learned.

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Striped Bardot top, was �69, now �35, at Mint Velvet.

Fashion: Canny buys and how I shop the summer sales

Summer sales season is here with bargains galore in the offing. But how easy is it to shop them? Stephanie Smith hits the stores to find out, plus hot picks.

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