Rebecca Gonsalves works on The Independent's Fashion Desk.
30 March 2014 07:40 PM
The Beat poets left behind more than just a literary legacy, as menswear designers continue to channel the spirit of rebellion through their style
27 March 2014 12:00 AM
The sun may be out, but there’s still a nip in the air. A bomber jacket is the perfect piece to see you through to summer, says Rebecca Gonsalves
24 March 2014 10:47 PM
Fashion is no stranger to globetrotting, but designer wanderlust is especially evident this season. As Rebecca Gonsalves asks, is this celebration or appropriation?
22 March 2014 12:00 AM
22 March 2014 12:00 AM
From the smoke-filled clubs and speakeasies of the jazz age to the debauched disco of Studio 54 in the Seventies, or the sweat-soaked collective euphoria of Nineties raves
18 March 2014 03:55 PM
As the star of Dolce & Gabbana's latest make-up campaign, life really is sweet for actress Monica Bellucci. The Italian beauty tells Rebecca gonsalves about her long-standing relationship with the designers and what glamour means to her
11 March 2014 12:00 AM
In the mood for monochrome? French Connection has it covered, with a capsule collection of on-trend pieces, writes Rebecca Gonsalves
02 March 2014 04:44 PM
River Island’s Rihanna line was a hit. But the brand’s work with lesser-known design talent breaks new ground
27 February 2014 08:31 PM
Now in his third season at Balenciaga, American designer Alexander Wang may still be finding his feet but the ground beneath them appears to be firm. This collection was sports-luxe, emphasis on the luxe – some looks were paired with industrial wire-handled bags in leather, crocodile and fur. Add croc gloves with a built-in wallet and the Balenciaga customer will have no need to worry about where to store their spare change – not that there will be much of it.
25 February 2014 12:00 AM
French Sole is celebrating 25 years with its first non-London store – it’s time to slip in to spring, says Rebecca Gonsalves
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- 5 Scottish independence: Tory revolt against 'devo max' grows as Rail Minister Claire Perry joins