Fashion’s new democratic bent means there are small-but-stylish designer gifts to suit all pockets, says Alexander Fury
Fur is big news for autumn, but animal lovers need not fret – faking it has never been easier, says Rebecca Gonsalves
Italian press releases love a “protagonist”. It’s a word applied to everything from chantilly lace to a bamboo-handled handbag. But surely the real protagonist of a fashion collection is the designer, the hand behind the clothes we see on the catwalk? They’re the most important characters in the whole thing, after all.
Forget maxi-skirts and minis, this season’s hemline has gone mid-length says Emma Akbareian
Italian America’s Cup challenger Luna Rossa has carried out its threat to pull out of Sunday’s opening race of the Louis Vuitton Cup in San Francisco.
'Designer clothing' is a phrase you don't really hear much anymore. Instead, we use 'fashion' which is both a noun, and a verb. It puts the onus on the making, rather than the design.
Just two of original 37 proposals have been incorporated into the rules following death of British sailor
The British Olympian died during training for the race
Luxury goods exports see huge rise, reports Rebecca Gonsalves from Milan Fashion Week
Forget the dregs of the winter sales and inject your wardrobe with some of the biggest trends of the pre-collections, says Gemma Hayward
Take inspiration from Sir Cliff for your beauty look this season, with berry lips that are as bold as you like, says Rebecca Gonsalves
Bright colour on the eyes is tricky, even for the committed cosmetics-wearer.
Look to the catwalks for atmospheric and geometric inspiration in your beauty regime this autumn
"Guess what I'm watching?" texts my friend and The Independent's unofficial Denmark correspondent, designer Peter Jensen. "The Killing, series 3. And it's fucking good." The series had premiered in its home country that evening.
Whether an old favourite, new launch or bestseller, these scents are sure to please even the most masculine of sensibilities
British hearts were broken on the water this afternoon as Sweden denied Iain Percy and Andrew Simpson gold in the Star class.