Arts & Screen

Film Review: The Accountant (15)

Starring Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, J. K. Simmons, Jon Bernthal, Jeffrey Tambor, John Lithgow

Ice Guardians - poster for new film on ice hockey enforcers

Update: Second screening added for ‘Ice Guardians’ in Kirkcaldy

A second screening of Ice Guardians has been confirmed for Kirkcaldy after its Scottish premiere sold out within 24 hours.

Charlie Sheen reveals all about THAT meltdown, his HIV secret, family and big screen comeback

Charlie Sheen reveals all about THAT meltdown, his HIV secret, family and big screen comeback

Hollywood bad boy Charlie Sheen has revealed big screen comeback plans after admitting for the first time that his public ‘meltdown’ was a result of dealing with his HIV secret.

Marks and Spencer Footglove Suede Wide Fit Perforated Trainers, available from Photo: PA Photo/Handout

Work wonders

If you’re still struggling to shake those lingering ‘back to school’ blues (aren’t we all?), what you need is an occupational refresh.

Sable Panel Saddle Bag, available from Photo: PA Photo/Handout

Get a feel for folk

It started on the catwalks last spring, when Valentino’s floaty, fringe and feather print-filled autumn show caused fashion editors everywhere to swoon.

Avon Halo Set Square Diamond Earrings. Photo: PA Photo/Handout

The bold and the beautiful

Somewhat ironically, when you look at SS16 as a whole, individuality is what ties together the catwalk collections.

Models wearing creations for Prada women's Fall-Winter 2015-2016 collection. Photo: AP Photo/Antonio Calanni/PA Photos

Upgrade your updo

Free-flowing, poker-straight hair is often the norm on the catwalks, but AW15 saw designers embracing hair accessories and elaborate styles in a big way.

Butler & Wilson crystal square drop earrings, available from QVC. Photo: PA Photo/Handout

Get a feel for festive fashion

We all long to sparkle at our many festive soirees and shindigs, but if you really want to stand out amid the sea of sequins, it’s time to think texture, not tinsel.

The Baby Blue Inka Clutch and Powder Blue Hand Cuff Key Clip, available from Photo: PA Photo/Handout.

Caught by the fuzz

Just a few years back, whenever faux fur was seen on the catwalks, it was always in natural hues or neat animal prints that mimicked the real thing.

A model wears the Plume Print Dress, available from House of Fraser. Photo: PA Photo/Handout

Busy bodies

If you’re looking to rebel against pared-back minimalism, this season’s optical prints trends could be just the multi-dimensional answer.

A model wearing the Coldwater Silk Dress, available from  Photo: PA Photo/Handout

Fashion with the X Factor

It’s first thing on a Monday morning and Gemma Sheppard is, by her own admission, exhausted.

The model is wearing a top, diamante state rings set and earrings, all available from Marks and Spencer. Photo: PA Photo/Handout

Very Victoriana

While many an autumn/winter collection mined a Seventies vein, elsewhere designers delved further back in history in search of inspiration.

River Island Pink Leather Pom Pom Gloves, available from Photo: PA Photo/Handout

Rethink pink

How many items of pink clothing do you have in your wardrobe?

The Rosie Bull Handmade Red Glitter Poppy Brooch. Photo: PA Photo/Handout

Pick a perpetual poppy

Did you know that Remembrance Day poppies actually originated in America?

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The Outsider: My Life In Intrigue by Frederick Forsyth.  PA Photo/Bantam Press.

Book of the Week

The Outsider: My Life In Intrigue by Frederick Forsyth is published in hardback by Bantam Press, priced £20 (ebook £8.03).

Rescue Toe Cap Slip On Shoes, available from Office. Photo: PA Photo/Handout

Transitional treasures

Good old British weather poses many a sartorial problem at the best of times, but none more so than that pesky end of summer/not quite autumn period.

The Rigby and Peller made to measure area. Photo: PA Photo/Marcus Dawes

Does your bra measure up?

It’s an oft-repeated claim that two-thirds of women wear the wrong bra size, and while that research isn’t iron-clad (it was based on a self-reporting questionnaire), an uncomfortable or ill-fitting bra shouldn’t be ignored.

Land's End Chambray Shirt, available from Photo: PA Photo/Handout

Fashion gets personal

In the upper echelons of fashion, personalisation has become the new byword for luxury.

The model wears the JXKL Rougenight Necklace, available from Photo: PA Photo/Handout

Find a real jewel online

The high street is great if you’re looking to grab a statement necklace or pack of stacking rings for less than a tenner, but to avoid catwalk copycats, your best bet is to head to the e-shops.

Chie Mihara Durui Shoes, available from Photo: PA Photo/Handout

Now in print

Some of the biggest - and best - trends to emerge from the spring/summer collections were the bold, technicoloured prints that designers emblazoned on their catwalk creations.

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