SEE YA SOON!

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We just wanted to let you know that us girls are taking a little break to work on some other exciting projects! We’ll be back very soon (so watch this space) – but in the meantime, you can keep up with … Continue reading

M.I.A x VERSUS VERSACE

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Versace’s sister line Versus is more known for collaborating with fashion designers like Christopher Kane and J. W. Anderson, but this time around, it’s one of our favourite lady rappers taking the reins for a new collection. Meet the M.I.A x Versus Versace collection! Continue reading

NEW NOISE: MANOU

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Anyone described as ‘Lykke Li meets TLC’ is going to cause excitement here at The Girl, and newcomer Manou’s track ‘Sadie‘ didn’t disappoint. Sixteen year old Sophia Manou has produced something akin to the best of nineties pop, and we like. … Continue reading

BEST GIRL POWER MUSIC MOMENTS OF 2013

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2013 has been a year of controversies in music, with headlines dominated by good girl gone (crazy) bad, Miley Cyrus. As well as the twerking and foam finger rubbing, we’ve seen her lick hammers for Terry Richardson (a man accused of sexually assaulting his models) and grinding up on Robin Thicke – (who’s ‘Blurred Lines’ lyrics suggest misogyny and rape). It’s all down right depressing if you ask us. Continue reading

RIHANNA x RIVER ISLAND

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Rihanna’s latest fashion line has dropped at River Island, offering up more of the singer’s signature flesh-baring cool. And girls, you better make the most of it – this is to be her third and final collection for the brand. RiRi obviously had Christmas parties in mind when she introduced metallics, tartan, and velvet into the mix. Sharp tuxedo jackets, hooded LBDs and skimpy playsuits are all we need for a bang tidy Christmas, full of seasonal boogieing and all things sparkly. Continue reading

TLC BIOPIC

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Double buns, neck chokers and lumberjack shirts have all been part of this season’s 90s revival, but it wouldn’t be complete without a Buffalo-shoe-sized serving of TLC, specifically in their upcoming biopic, ‘CrazySexyCool’. The story of Tionne ‘T-Boz’ Watkins, Rozonda … Continue reading

NEW NOISE: SEPTEMBER GIRLS

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Five-piece girl band September Girls has just hit our radar and we’re in love. Caolmhe, Jessie, Lauren, Paula and Sarah aren’t just effortlessly cool and stylish – they make damn good music too. And big high fives to any band … Continue reading

TREND ROUND UP SS14

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The clothes on the catwalk may be far from our price range, but here at The Girl we know it’s important to keep an eye on the big fashion weeks. Although it’s hard to imagine right now, there will be … Continue reading

GET CRAFTY AT THE BOOK CLUB

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As well as being one of The Girl’s favourite London drinking haunts, Shoreditch venue The Book Club is also a great place to pop in and do something creative. Quirky art exhibitions, film screenings and life drawing sessions are all … Continue reading

NEW ALBUM: HAIM ‘DAYS ARE GONE’

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The Haim sisters are having one hell of a year. As well as gaining worldwide acclaim for their own blend of R’n’B tinged rock-pop, Danielle, Este and Alana signed to Jay Z’s Roc Nation, became the talk of SXSW, appeared at pretty … Continue reading

GIRL TALK: MAXINE ASHLEY

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Maxine Ashley first caught our attention because of her inimitable style. Mixing Korean fashion labels with half-dyed pink hair and nose rings, she’s nineties rave girl meets ethereal beauty. Her voice is pretty stand-out too. The Bronx-born singer’s soulful tones … Continue reading