The brand new Haitian/Italian designer and ex-model counts Armani and Suzy Menkes among her greatest fans. And this is only the beginning.. Stella Jean’s spring/summer 2014 show at Armani/Teatro during Milan
Nautical sailor tops and Madonna's conical bra are coming to London next year in an exhibition of the work of fashion designer Jean Paul Gaultier. "The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier" will open at the Barbican Ce
The Crown Jewels at the Tower of London are a unique working collection of royal regalia and are still regularly used by The Queen in important national ceremonies, such as the annual State Opening of Parliament. Film fo
The Chinese character for jade is a combination of the words for beauty and purity, but there’s far more behind the Chinese obsession with this stone than looks. Jade has been long associated with long life and good he
Boucheron's L'Artisan du Rêve collection, Harry Winston 's Signature Label, Bulgari's Serpenti, Chaumet's Joséphine Aigrette line, Piaget 's Couture Précieuse line,Victoire de Castellane 's My Dior, Van Cleef & Arpels
During her fifty year reign as the "Empress of Fashion," she launched Twiggy , advised Jackie O and coined some of fashion's most eloquent proverbs such as "the bikini is the biggest thing since the atom bomb." She was
After the giant egg performance at the Guggenheim Museum Lady gaga took her performance art talents across the pond, hitting the catwalk for famous hat maker Philip Treacy's Michael Jackson-themed London Fashion Week sh
Antony Burakowski and Alison Roberts celebrated 25 years in the business by opening London fashion week with a collection called New Work on a clash of cymbals. On silk dresses—some short, shift shapes; some
Flower power was a slogan used by the American counterculture movement during the late 1960s and early 1970s as a symbol of passive resistance and non-violence ideology.
“I like large parties. They’re so intimate.” – Jordan Baker, “The Great Gatsby” One could argue that few fashion items are more intimate than a party dress, particularly when the soiree is fancy
The Yves Saint Laurent, a visionary exhibition opened on 30 January 2013 and running until May 5th in the ING Cultural Centre, Place Royale in Brussels. This exclusive exhibition is a first: ING Belgium shows, for the fi
Inaugurated on June 2nd, 1965, the years passed without eroding the very special atmosphere created by its founders. Il Pellicano quickly became a favorite destination for cognoscenti of luxury, exclusivity and secluded
Less than a day from the close of a grueling, seemingly endless fashion season, it seemed fitting (if perversely so) to celebrate those bastions of hard work and distinctive, functional design — bees. Alexander McQueen
The collection was the fashion equivalent of a souvenir shop, so stocked with kitschy local clichés that one wondered if it were done in partnership with the Sicilian bureau of tourism. There were two main looks: First,
Mostly monochromatic, this collection had a languid, laid-back glamour telegraphed by luxe fabrics and embellishments. The label’s designers, Heidi Middleton and Sarah-Jane Clarke, said they took their design elements
I have selected the best street style shots from London Fashion Week Spring 2013. Among the photographers: Vogue 's Phil Oh, The Cut's Victoria Adamson from The Cut, Fashionista's Street Walker.
For the finale of Alexander Wang’s spring show, held Saturday evening at Pier 94, nine models, all acid blondes clad in ivory variations of looks that had already been shown, took their places along the cement runway.