Trending ten most-read fashion stories in the world from Life & Style this year

December 30, 2014 7:06 pm

Across the world were gathered featured trending most read fashion stories… So below here will be the rounded up of the ten most-read fashion stories from Life & Style this year.

These are the most-read fashion stories from 2014. Photos / File

 1: Kate Middleton red cheeked as Aussie paper is second to publish bare bottom photos

Australian newspaper owned by Rupert Murdoch has become the second
publication to run images of the Duchess of Cambridge’s bare bottom in
its pages.
The photograph, initially published in German magazine Bild, was taken by a photographer during the recent royal tour of Australia.
Duke and Duchess were visiting the Blue Mountains near Sydney when a
blast of wind from a nearby helicopter blew up her Diane Von Furstenberg
wrap dress and accidentally flashed her backside.
Click here to read the full story.
Prince William and Kate at the very windy Blue Mountains in Sydney. Photo / AP

2: Miss World New Zealand crowned

beauty Arielle Garciano is the newly-crowned Miss World New Zealand
after wowing judges with her stunning looks and outstanding efforts to
raise money for a little girl from the Philippines who needed lifesaving
facial surgery.
The Christchurch contestant towered over a field
of 15 to land the coveted title of most beautiful women in the land at
the final day of competition at Auckland’s Rendezvous Grand Hotel.
Click here to read the full story.
Arielle Garciano, winner of the Miss World NZ pageant. Photo / Stephen McNicholl

3: VMAs red carpet: Bold, black and barely there

picking a suitable ensemble for the VMAs one can push the fashion
boundaries, shoving them so far that it’s shocking – that’s what we love
about the red carpet at music events. It’s this creativity we crave and
consider when collating our galleries of must-see looks from the red
Check out the full story and our galleries in our VMAs 2014 round-up.
Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus and Katy Perry at the MTV Video Music Awards. Photos / Getty Images

4: ‘You lose a son, gain a daughter’

The father of a transgender beauty pageant contestant said he lost a son but gained a daughter in accepting her.
Dwyer said he was at first in denial when his son Bronson told him he
wanted to be a girl, but he had since recognised his daughter Amy for
who she was.
“Obviously that’s her goal in life and I’m not one
to have grudges or anything, I just want the family to be happy. That’s
what makes her happy, so obviously I’ll support her.”
Click here to read the full story.
model Amy Brosnahan with her dad Kim Dwyer during the Battle of the
Babes pageant, held at Juice Bar in Parnell. Photo / Dean Purcell

5: Lara Bingle’s brand denies bikini bungle

Lara Bingle came under fire, earlier this year, for copying designs in her new swimsuit range for Cotton On Body, but the brand stood by the Aussie bikini babe.
designer Lisa Marie Fernandez publicly accused the model of copying her
label’s signature style for her Lara Bingle For Cotton On Body range.
Click here to read the full story.
Kardashian wears Lisa Marie Fernandez Spring/Summer 2012, Lara Bingle
wears Cotton On July 2013. Photo / Lisa Marie Fernandez

6: Kim Kardashian’s bare-bottom broke the internet

Kim Kardashian put her famous derriere on the cover of a US magazine and got exactly the online reaction she wanted.
hours of posting the image of her oiled-up, Photoshop-enhanced behind,
the internet went to town on creating their own versions, from centaurs
to docking stations.
Click here to read the full story.
Celebrity Kim Kardashian is featured on the cover of Paper magazine. Photo / Getty Images, Supplied

7: ‘Incredible’ teen model signs with top agency

Kiwi teenager spotted on Instagram could soon be walking the catwalk
with the likes of Karlie Kloss and Cara Delevingne after being signed by
one of the world’s largest modelling agencies.
62 Models manager
Andrea Plowright knew Maia Cotton had the star factor and “belonged on
the stage” the moment she spotted a picture of the 15-year-old on
Click here to read the full story.
has done photo shoots for Superette, Twenty Seven Names and has been
photographed by Life & Style fashion blogger, Katherine Lowe. Photo /

8: Jennifer Lawrence named world’s sexiest woman

Hollywood star Jennifer Lawrence was been named the sexiest woman in the world, topping the annual countdown of the top 100 by FHM magazine.
The Hunger Games actress succeeded 2013’s winner Mila Kunis, who slipped to sixth place.
Click here to read the full story.
Jennifer Lawrence arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 at the Nokia Theatre. Photo / AP

9: The Down Lowe: Trend spotting – monochrome (+photos)

Life & Style blogger Katherine Lowe says that you can very rarely ever go wrong with a monochromatic look.
might say it’s boring to wear black all the time but there’s a reason
why it’s done – it’s easy, slimming, goes with pretty much everything.
It looks good. White is almost the same (minus the slimming, maybe a
little less easy). In my opinion, an all white look is very chic if
you’ve got the confidence to actually do it.”
Click here to read the full story and view our gallery.

10: The outfit Madonna was banned from wearing to the Met ball

Madonna’s strappy bondage ‘outfit’ was vetoed by US editor Anna Wintour at the Met Ball last night.
not even the high priestess of fashion can tell Madonna what to do, so
she scrapped the event entirely and stayed at home instead, deciding to
share a picture of herself wearing the contentious ensemble on Instagram
– her chest strapped in by white strips of fabric.
Click here to read the full story.
Vogue editor, Anna Wintour (left) banned Madonna (right) from wearing a racy outfit to the Met Ball. Photo / AP, Supplied

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