Alexander Fury

Alexander Fury is Fashion Editor of The Independent.

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Designer Oscar de la Renta takes a bow after showing his Spring 2015 collection in September, his last show before his death

Oscar de la Renta's passing has left a vacancy for couturier to America's royalty

He excelled at polite clothes with a touch of pizzazz

Alexander Fury: Lazy luxury satisfies some appetites, but it looks a dog’s dinner

It’s not the skill of the creation you’re left reeling at, but the ostentation

A-list winter looks: Eight must-have menswear items viewed through a cinematic lens

From Donnie Darko 'rabbit' hats and slick bomber jackets inspired by Top Gun to shart suits that could grace the back of any Hitchcock hero, Alexander Fury reveals Autumn/winter 2014's slickest styles...

Fabien Baron goes to Greenland: The creative director has trained his Leica on the Arctic Circle's monumental ice floes

The striking images were unveiled this week at Sotheby's as part of Frieze

Rick Owens and the dark art of creativity: "I could just burn the whole f*****g place down"

The American fashion designer is creating biblical epics on the grandest of scales and his business is entirely independent which, he tells Alexander Fury, means absolute creative freedom

Massimo Vitali, £35; available from selected Gap stores from Monday

Enjoy a panoramic view of the Gap

The art and fashion worlds grow ever closer: the latest cross-pollination is an affordable collaboration between the conceptual tome ‘Visionaire’  and Gap. Alexander Fury reports

Nigel Farage undressed: The Ukip leader's fuddy-duddy look is a calculated harking-back to post-war patriotism

The pint is a prop: Nigel Farage dresses more like a lord of the manor than a worker – and we're falling for it

Alexander McQueen's Savage Beauty retrospective to open in London next year

Seminal designer's life's work to be exhibited at London's V&A museum

Velvet revolution: From Gaultier to Dior, the best from spring/summer 2015 Paris shows

A feeling of change was in the air at the spring/summer 2015 Paris shows, with designer debuts and departures sweeping the city’s maisons. The best collections cleverly riffed on fashions past to create something forward-looking

Saying sorry in style: the fashion designer John Galliano

The empire strikes back as ex-Dior designer John Galliano makes his return to fashion at Margiela

Maison Martin Margiela confirms the British designer as new creative director, to show his debut haute couture collection in January 2015

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A new American serial killer?

Police fear man arrested for murder of teen prostitute could be responsible for killing spree dating back 20 years
Sweetie, the fake 10-year-old girl designed to catch online predators, claims her first scalp

Sting to trap paedophiles may not carry weight in UK courts

Computer image of ‘Sweetie’ represented entrapment, experts say
Fukushima nuclear crisis: Evacuees still stuck in cramped emergency housing three years on - and may never return home

Return to Fukushima – a land they will never call home again

Evacuees still stuck in cramped emergency housing three years on from nuclear disaster
Wildlife Photographer of the Year: Intimate image of resting lions claims top prize

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Intimate image of resting lions claims top prize
Online petitions: Sign here to change the world

Want to change the world? Just sign here

The proliferation of online petitions allows us to register our protests at the touch of a button. But do they change anything?
Ed Sheeran hits back after being labelled too boring to headline festivals

'You need me, I don’t need you'

Ed Sheeran hits back after being labelled too boring to headline festivals
How to Get Away with Murder: Shonda Rhimes reinvents the legal drama

How to Get Away with Murder

Shonda Rhimes reinvents the legal drama
A cup of tea is every worker's right

Hard to swallow

Three hospitals in Leicester have banned their staff from drinking tea and coffee in public areas. Christopher Hirst explains why he thinks that a cuppa is every worker's right
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Which animals are nearly extinct?

Conservationists in Kenya are in mourning after the death of a white northern rhino, which has left the species with a single male. These are the other species on the brink
12 best children's shoes

Perfect for leaf-kicking: 12 best children's shoes

Find footwear perfect to keep kids' feet protected this autumn
Anderlecht vs Arsenal: Gunners' ray of light Aaron Ramsey shines again

Arsenal’s ray of light ready to shine again

Aaron Ramsey’s injury record has prompted a club investigation. For now, the midfielder is just happy to be fit to face Anderlecht in the Champions League
Comment: David Moyes' show of sensitivity thrown back in his face by former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson

Moyes’ show of sensitivity thrown back in his face... by Ferguson

Manchester United legend tramples on successor who resisted criticising his inheritance
Two super-sized ships have cruised into British waters, but how big can these behemoths get?

Super-sized ships: How big can they get?

Two of the largest vessels in the world cruised into UK waters last week
British doctors on brink of 'cure' for paralysis with spinal cord treatment

British doctors on brink of cure for paralysis

Sufferers can now be offered the possibility of cure thanks to a revolutionary implant of regenerative cells
Ranked seventh in world’s best tourist cities - not London, or Edinburgh, but Salisbury

Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2015

UK city beats Vienna, Paris and New York to be ranked seventh in world’s best tourist destinations - but it's not London