Harriet Walker is a fashion writer and columnist for The Independent.
23 December 2012 12:00 AM
A strange transformation has taken hold of me this festive season: I'm actually looking forward to it.
22 December 2012 12:00 AM
'The Louis Vuitton steam train stands as a leitmotif for the industry'
21 December 2012 06:10 PM
If there are loopholes in rape cases, it will be less likely that rape and its victims will be taken seriously
18 December 2012 10:29 AM
Menswear designer Lee Roach turns his attention to Nike trainers to showcase his ultra-modern minimalism, says Harriet Walker
17 December 2012 12:00 AM
Snuggly, squishy and suddenly cool again. You'll be glad of all that padding when the temperature drops, says cosy convert Harriet Walker
17 December 2012 12:00 AM
At this time of year, our minds naturally turn to sparkle. I say naturally but really it's the most far-fetched thing on earth, as we spend Christmas Day stagnating on the sofa in our trackie bums while the wind blows a gale outside and the sun refuses even to rise.
16 December 2012 12:00 AM
There's nothing like spending months in plaster after falling off a pair of high heels to make a person reconsider their love of fancy footwear. So was Harriet Walker repentant? Not exactly...
12 December 2012 10:07 AM
This fashionable It-bag started life at a kitchen table, says Harriet Walker. Now the Cambridge Satchel Company is going to town
10 December 2012 12:00 AM
After what felt like aeons of idle and increasingly self-important industry speculation over who would take the top jobs at Dior and Yves Saint Laurent last year, thank goodness for Balenciaga's classy alacrity in announcing designer Nicolas Ghesquière's replacement last week.
09 December 2012 12:00 AM
This party season, I shall mostly be wearing my old self again. After a year of frankly rubbish goings on (broken leg, broken heart), I’m finally back to normal.
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- 2 Louis van Gaal gets tough with Manchester United players, with Darren Fletcher and Luke Shaw berated in public and Phil Jones left looking bemused
- 3 Is Gideon Levy the most hated man in Israel or just the most heroic?
- 4 Peaches Geldof inquest: Tragic final moments of socialite's life reveal she lied to husband about failed heroin tests
- 5 Israel has discovered that it's no longer so easy to get away with murder in the age of social media