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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Promises, promises

But how many coalition agreement pledges have been kept?
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The death of a Gaza fisherman

He built his own reef, and was fatally shot there by an Israeli gunboat
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Saudi airstrikes are fuelling the Gulf's fire

Arab intervention in Yemen risks entrenching Sunni-Shia divide and handing a victory to Isis, says Patrick Cockburn
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We wince at the anguish of One Direction's fans, but Malik's departure shows the perils of fame in the age of social media
Young Magician of the Year 2015: Meet the schoolgirl from Newcastle who has her heart set on being the competition's first female winner

Spells like teen spirit

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Jonathan Anderson: If fashion is a cycle, this young man knows just how to ride it

If fashion is a cycle, this young man knows just how to ride it

British designer Jonathan Anderson is putting his stamp on venerable house Loewe
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Licence to offend in the land of the free

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From farm to fork in Cornwall

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Robert Parker interview: The world's top wine critic on tasting 10,000 bottles a year, absurd drinking notes and New World wannabes

Robert Parker interview

The world's top wine critic on tasting 10,000 bottles a year, absurd drinking notes and New World wannabes
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Don't believe the stereotype - or should you?

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