Tag: Menswear


Norwich Menswear Hot Spots

Among the extensive variety of large high street retailers, Norwich presents a teaming expanse of vintage and independent menswear outlets. Within today’s materialistic society and ‘throw away’ culture, with roughly 300,000 tonnes of clothing going to landfill every year in the UK, vintage clothing helps the struggling environment by offering itself as a sustainable, ethical,…



In the last year we have seen a surge of women adopting a more traditionally masculine approach to office attire. Short skirts and frilly tops have been substituted for suits and other garments that stray from the social norm. Why is this? Some view this as a powerful attempt to break barriers in male dominated…

Fashion, Venue

Autumn Menswear: How to look good on a student budget

Looking to welcome the new season by switching up your wardrobe? VENUE has got you covered! Arrays of new styles and trends have been showcased on catwalks from the best designers around the world and we have sifted through to find some of the best (and more wearable) trends for  this season. Here are some…

Fashion, OldVenue

Gender in Fashion

When it comes to fashion, there has always been a divide of gender – womenswear and menswear sections in stores and online, promoting clothing that is suitably masculine or feminine, as well as pieces that are cut differently for their presumed consumers’ measurements. Skirts are available in womenswear, a plethora of baggy trousers, trendy jumpers…

Fashion, OldVenue

The Return of the Speedo

I know what you’re all thinking. The person who wrote this must be crazy. However, Speedos are something that have unfairly been forced out of fashion. Not too long ago, it was common for a man to wander onto the beach in his budgie smugglers. Whereas now if you’re seen wearing Speedos you are shunned…

December 2021
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