Linda Sharkey

Linda Sharkey has been an online journalist at The Independent since 2011. She is involved in different areas across the website and is currently the editor of our latest tool, Independent Plus. As the fashionista of the team, she looks after our Fashion section. Linda also shares her style on her pesonal blog www.fashioninsideout.co.uk

i Newspaper
 
TheIPaper
The Independent around the web

Victoria’s Secret has landed in London, but why should you care? 15 facts about the brand

As the lingerie extravaganza hits the capital tomorrow, here are 15 interesting facts about the American brand

Jean Paul Gaultier and Manolo Blahnik create 'artistic' Eastpak backpacks for World’s Aids Day

Sixteen designers have transformed the classic bag into an artistic creation

What it takes to be a Victoria’s Secret Angel: diet and training regimes revealed ahead of London show

As the show fast approaches, more Angels and models taking part at the lingerie extravaganza share their preferred work-outs to keep a toned and slender body

Black Friday: Best beauty deals

From Superdrug to Bronnley, here's a selection of the best offers in electrical beauty, make-up and perfumes

UK's first plus-size fashion magazine Slink hits the shelves: 'Style doesn't stop at size 8'

As the debate over women's body image in the fashion industry continues, a new publication for curvy figures lands stores across 15 countries

Video: Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett will get your feet tapping on H&M’s Christmas TV advert

The two superstars perform "I Don’t Mean a Thing (If it Ain’t  Got that Swing)" from their joint number one album Cheek To Cheek

Black Friday: From Bicester Village to Amazon, best fashion deals

Updated: The shopping destinations for clothing and accessories in the UK

Revealed: Lidl’s £4 perfume smells identical to Chanel’s £70 scent - but the difference is in the bottle

Both fragrances smell almost the same, but there's £66 price difference between each other

Hugo Boss celebrates art and crowns Paul Chan as the Art Prize 2014 winner

The fashion house praises artists that have contributed to the evolution of the contemporary visual arts

Cara Delevingne and Pharrell Williams duet on 'CC the World' for Chanel film Reincarnation

The supermodel and the hitmaker sing a duet as they reincarnate the Austrian dynasty in a clip directed and shoot by Karl Lagerfeld

Latest stories from i100
Have you tried new the Independent Digital Edition apps?

Day In a Page

Isis in Iraq: Yazidi girls killing themselves to escape rape and imprisonment by militants

'Jilan killed herself in the bathroom. She cut her wrists and hanged herself'

Yazidi girls killing themselves to escape rape and imprisonment
Ed Balls interview: 'If I think about the deficit when I'm playing the piano, it all goes wrong'

Ed Balls interview

'If I think about the deficit when I'm playing the piano, it all goes wrong'
He's behind you, dude!

US stars in UK panto

From David Hasselhoff to Jerry Hall
Grace Dent's Christmas Quiz: What are you – a festive curmudgeon or top of the tree?

Grace Dent's Christmas Quiz

What are you – a festive curmudgeon or top of the tree?
Nasa planning to build cloud cities in airships above Venus

Nasa planning to build cloud cities in airships above Venus

Planet’s surface is inhospitable to humans but 30 miles above it is almost perfect
Surrounded by high-rise flats is a little house filled with Lebanon’s history - clocks, rifles, frogmen’s uniforms and colonial helmets

Clocks, rifles, swords, frogmen’s uniforms

Surrounded by high-rise flats is a little house filled with Lebanon’s history
Return to Gaza: Four months on, the wounds left by Israel's bombardment have not yet healed

Four months after the bombardment, Gaza’s wounds are yet to heal

Kim Sengupta is reunited with a man whose plight mirrors the suffering of the Palestinian people
Gastric surgery: Is it really the answer to the UK's obesity epidemic?

Is gastric surgery really the answer to the UK's obesity epidemic?

Critics argue that it’s crazy to operate on healthy people just to stop them eating
Homeless Veterans appeal: Christmas charity auction Part 2 - now LIVE

Homeless Veterans appeal: Christmas charity auction

Bid on original art, or trips of a lifetime to Africa or the 'Corrie' set, and help Homeless Veterans
Pantomime rings the changes to welcome autistic theatre-goers

Autism-friendly theatre

Pantomime leads the pack in quest to welcome all
The week Hollywood got scared and had to grow up a bit

The week Hollywood got scared and had to grow up a bit

Sony suffered a chorus of disapproval after it withdrew 'The Interview', but it's not too late for it to take a stand, says Joan Smith
From Widow Twankey to Mother Goose, how do the men who play panto dames get themselves ready for the performance of a lifetime?

Panto dames: before and after

From Widow Twankey to Mother Goose, how do the men who play panto dames get themselves ready for the performance of a lifetime?
Thirties murder mystery novel is surprise runaway Christmas hit

Thirties murder mystery novel is surprise runaway Christmas hit

Booksellers say readers are turning away from dark modern thrillers and back to the golden age of crime writing
Anne-Marie Huby: 'Charities deserve the best,' says founder of JustGiving

Anne-Marie Huby: 'Charities deserve the best'

Ten million of us have used the JustGiving website to donate to good causes. Its co-founder says that being dynamic is as important as being kind
The botanist who hunts for giant trees at Kew Gardens

The man who hunts giants

A Kew Gardens botanist has found 25 new large tree species - and he's sure there are more out there