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What does it mean to be gender free, is it androgynous style?

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What does it mean to be gender free, is it androgynous style?

Gender Free World is all about finding clothes to fit your body, no matter your gender. But what does it actually mean to be gender free, and how is that reflected in fashion?

If you search Google for ‘androgyny’, the images that pop up are of Tilda Swinton, Agyness Deyn, Emma Watson et al. There are three things these people have in common: they are all cis women, they are all white and thin, and they are all wearing...

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Tomboy: A gender pioneering badge of honour or just plain outdated?

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Tomboy: A gender pioneering badge of honour or just plain outdated?

Tomboy = A gender non-conforming female child?  Beth Kennedy digs down into some of the contradictions around this term.

George from The Famous Five, Jo from Little Women, Mel C from the Spice Girls - what do they all have in common?

They’re some of the most famous tomboy role models in the world! 

In fact, some of the most seemingly feminine

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Boxer shorts for every body

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Boxer shorts for every body

Here at GFW, we pride ourselves on designing for bodies. We know that many of you love the gorgeous boxer shorts for women made by Tom-Boi, but we wanted to go a step further and create an underwear product which remained true to our ‘gender free’ ethos. First acknowledging that

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Fat fashion – how do I start?

Fat fashion – how do I start?

For a long time, being fat/plus-size/curvy/whatever you want to call it, has been mutually exclusive with keeping up with fashion trends. With a recent surge in followers, although fatshion has been around for a while, it’s now that brands are really starting to take notice of it.

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LFest: The Review (Verdict: Out of this world)

LFest: The Review (Verdict: Out of this world)

When I heard that GFW Clothing had a stall at L Fest and it would be in Llandudno, I just knew I had to get tickets. I’m no stranger to North Wales, having worked in Llandudno and Bangor in the past. I always had a soft spot for Llandudno because it’s such

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How to boss your short sleeve shirt - GFW Lookbook.

How to boss your short sleeve shirt - GFW Lookbook.

We explore how to wear a short sleeve shirt with gender non-conforming model Rae. Eleven years ago, Rae was scouted on a street in London and started modeling for some big-names. It didn’t turn out as expected though. "The whole thing was horrible. I don’t want to name the companies but I did a shoot for a pretty big clothing brand but because I was so young and impressionable, I’d do anything anyone asked me to. I’d wear mini skirts but they would say “You’re too fat, your jaws too wide, your legs are horrible" and I just accepted it. Luckily,...

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