The LBD – a Chanel classic

Many of us are victims to putting our life savings into the latest fashion must-haves. Now a woman can resist anything, except perhaps temptation and the problem is there are so many things to be tempted by!...

Fashionable Florence: The Salvatore Ferragamo museum

The Salvatore Ferragamo museum in Florence is not your average fashion museum, but a permanent tribute to Ferragamo's legacy. Lucie Goulet takes a look at the palazzo which houses an extraordinary piece of...

Lyubov Popova: her textile and dress designs

The work of Russian artist Lyubov Popova is currently in the spotlight due to the London Tate Modern’s exhibition, Rodchenko and Popova: Defining Constructivism. The exhibition looks at both artists' work...

Stephen Sprouse and his fashion legacy

By now, even if you were in diapers back when Manhattan’s Alphabet City was a discarded, needle-ridden no man’s land, enormous shoulder pads in hot pink strutted up and down Madison Avenue and you could...

Stephen Jones exhibition opens at the V&A

One of the world's most famous milliners, Stephen Jones, will open his latest exhibition 'Hats - an anthology' at London's Victoria & Albert museum today. The exhibition, which runs until 31 May, is a...

Aquascutum: a style retrospective

When it comes to vintage English design—and by vintage here we mean characterized by excellence, maturity, and enduring appeal—you can’t get any more archetypal then heritage brand Aquascutum. Kristin...

Vivienne Westwood: then and now

When the AW 2009 shows kicked off in New York last week and Marc Jacobs sent neon-spandex clad, puffy-haired models a la Stephen Sprouse cruising down the catwalk in his tribute to 80s New York, the message...