8 Must-Have Workwear For Spring/Summer 2024

Collage with four models from SS24 runway from Miu MIu, Zimmermann, COS and Victoria Beckham inspiring workwear

Spring is truly upon us now, bringing warmer temperatures and plenty of rain.Therefore, now is the perfect time to revisit all the Spring/Summer 2024 fashion shows. From Sarah Burton’s last collections for Alexander McQueen to Peter Hawkins’ debut for Tom Ford, we’ve combed everything to assemble the perfect office-look capsule collection. Explore our guide to … Read more

Tips from Celebs and Beauty Specialists – Amazing Summer Legs

Detail of the legs of two women, one black and the other white. In the middle of them, they are holding a flower.

The best time to start taking care of your legs for summer is in winter. Unfortunately, I am the type that forgets that I have legs in winter. Nevertheless, if you are consistent in your goal and read this article carefully, you will get amazing summer legs and feel confident in your skin. We sought … Read more

The Rich History of Creole Earrings

the history of creole earring -detail from an old painting with a woman wearing a creole earring

Creole earrings, also known as hoop earrings, have a rich history that spans across time and cultures. The oldest pair of this style was found in Sumerian tombs from 2600 BC, demonstrating their long-lasting appeal​​. The earrings are believed to have had various purposes across cultures, with some seeing them as protective symbols while others … Read more

Try These 8 Fashion Tricks if You Want To Look Taller

Fashionista at CPHFW, wearing a striped blouse as a fashion trick to look taller

The perennial quest for vertical superiority! For those of us whose reach might not extend to the top shelf, fear not, fashion has a cunning plan up its chic sleeve. Consider this your secret blueprint for dressing like you own a few extra inches. Because in the realm of style, perception is nine-tenths of the … Read more

Do you remember your first designer piece? I still have mine.

fashionista wearing a earring and necklace from Chanel

When I was in my teens, my mother gifted me a Fendi bag—the first designer piece I ever owned, and it’s still with me today! However, this cherished item doesn’t just sit on a memory shelf in my wardrobe; I use it quite frequently. As advocates of the #buylessbuybetter philosophy, we at Notorious believe that … Read more

Step Into Spring: Why Boat Shoes Are the Season’s Must-Have

collage with a Miu Miu model wearing a leather skirt and jacket paired with a boat shoe from the SS24 runway

Another fashion season rolls in, bringing with it a shoe trend that feels as fresh and unpredictable as the first warm breeze of spring. This time, the humble boat shoe is stealing the spotlight. Believe it or not, it’s poised to become a major player in your spring wardrobe. In this article, we will explore … Read more

The Best Brightening and Vitamin C Endorsed by New York’s Top Dermatologist

blond young woman applying a brightening serum on her face

Meet Dr. David Kim, M.D., M.S., a Stanford-trained, board-certified dermatologist residing in the heart of New York City. With the flawless skin of a baby and nearly 90,000 followers on TikTok, Dr Kim is your go-to expert in the exhilarating arena of BeautyTok. And we are thrilled to share his curated list of the best … Read more

Does Victoria Beckham x Mango Sizzle Like Beckham’s SS24 Collection?

Woman wearing a draped white Victoria Beckham x Mango dress is climbing the stairs from the swimming pool

We’re sending a birthday balloon up for Victoria Beckham as she hits the big 5-0. She’s not just a style icon; she’s a powerhouse mom and a testament to hard graft. Kudos, Victoria! The ink had barely dried on her birthday cake when she was already dazzling the fashion world with her debut collaboration with … Read more

Spring in Paris – Fashion, Flair and Street Style. 

street style photo from Paris showing a woman wearing a fur bomber jacket

Springtime in Paris. It sounds like an Adele song, which is pretty much what it is; there is hardly any better time to visit the city of love. It is the best season to see Paris, as it awakens from hibernation, and everything is just magical. And not to mention the inspiring spring street style. … Read more

Fashion-Forward Radar: Why You Need a Fishing Vest

Collage with four models wearing a fishing vest from Prada, Louis Vuitton, Martine Rose and Needles SS24

Utility has been a growing trend for several seasons now. A penchant for pockets sparked the rise of cargo pants. And now we see pockets everywhere: on bags, skirts, coats, and other garments. Speaking of which, we’ve spotted a particular item on the Spring/Summer 2024 runways that you might have seen your father wear: the … Read more

Wish List Treat: Miu Miu SS24 Shoes from Sneakers to Loafers

A pair of Miu Miu SS24 sneakers in collaboration with new balance, stays on the floor beside a bed

What leaps to mind at the dawn of a new season? Or rather, what fresh addition do you crown your wardrobe with for a complete overhaul? For me, it’s unequivocally shoes! The moment the last snowflake dissolves, my stride towards spring is propelled by footwear – and decidedly not boots. The Miu Miu SS24 shoes … Read more

Notorious Women #8 – Visual Artist Magda von Hanau

Artist Magda von Hanau holding a sculpture from her Visceral series at Meiselberg castle in Austria during an art exhibition and instalation event.

Magda von Hanau represents a journey from Brazil to the global stage, embracing her self-coined identity as a “daughter of the world.” Initially gracing the spotlight as a model and actress, she evolved into an accomplished sculptor, photographer, and designer. Hailing from the quaint town of Barra Bonita, she metamorphosed into a figure akin to … Read more

All you have to know before buying a Panama Hat

notoriousmag editor wearing an old Panama hat on the beach

Every summer, wherever you are you see an avalanche of Panama hats. From fashionable and well-dressed to easy-going style, the Panama hat is everywhere, and there is no denying it. Saying that the straw hat, also known as the Ecuadorian hat, had a revival is an understatement. It’s having a moment of glory in a … Read more

What to Wear This Wedding Season – The Most Fabulous Guest Dresses

Collage with three dresses; a silver, a polka dot and a floral as inspiration for what to wear to a wedding

Wedding season is synonymous with stunning dresses; choosing the right one can make you the perfect guest. At Notorious, we understand the intricacies of wedding etiquette, especially when it comes to what NOT to wear. While some may rave about bold choices, such as wearing black to a religious ceremony, we recommend steering clear of … Read more

Best and Worst Wedding Dresses: A Tale of Bridal Elegance and Faux Pas

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle greeting the people after their wedding

As the sun shines brighter and the days grow warmer, we all know that wedding season is just around the corner. Love is in the air, and countless couples are about to embark on their marital journeys. But just because weddings are naturally beautiful doesn’t mean that you can forget about the dress code. In … Read more

Sunglasses Trends 2024 – A Secret Weapon to Update Your Outfit  

photo of a female model wearing a thick round frame sunglasses from COS x Linda Farrow

Sunglasses aren’t just an accessory; they’re your outfit’s secret weapon. Picture this: you step out in a simple look, throw on a pair of shades, and voilà, you’re suddenly serving major style vibes. Whether you’re channelling your inner romantic, glam queen, retro diva, or sci-fi enthusiast, the right pair of sunglasses can take your look … Read more

Divine Elegance: The Most Stylish Saints of the Catholic Church

collage showing the most stylish saints in the catholic church from the past until today

In the tapestry of history woven with threads of faith and fashion, the Catholic Church stands out for its rich sartorial legacy. Roman Catholicism’s profuse elegance embodied not only in liturgical vestments but also in the lives of its saints. These holy figures, venerated for their piety and virtues, had a sense of style and … Read more

How Did the Modest Fashion Style Become a Big Trend? 

Paris street style- fashionista wearing a flower print dress with long sleeves, high collar and black boots

Modest fashion used to be a specialised fashion for mainly Orthodox Jews, Orthodox Christians, and Muslim consumers. So the modest fashion style isn’t exactly a new trend. Women have been dressing modestly since the beginning of time. However, the Modest fashion style aesthetic has now taken to the streets and is embraced by women everywhere, … Read more