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Competitors in this year's America's Cup may wear a revolutionary body armour and stronger helmets to protect them from the sort of accident that killed British sailor Andrew "Bart" Simpson.
Retailers are desperately trying to foist flapper fringing and all things Jazz Age on to shoppers to coincide with the long-awaited release of The Great Gatsby. But, with the great Miuccia Prada designing some of the costumes for the big-screen version, everything else just pales into insignificance – no matter how many paillettes it’s been strewn with.
(Clockwise from top) Striped tights, £15, emiliocavallini.com
Luxury goods exports see huge rise, reports Rebecca Gonsalves from Milan Fashion Week
The fashion set's favourite label pops up in London with a temporary private members' club to launch its new resort collection
A slew of penalty flags is waving around the Vendée Globe fleet of singlehanders racing non-stop round the world.
Look to the catwalks for atmospheric and geometric inspiration in your beauty regime this autumn
Stash your slap, lotions and potions in a style that suits you with one of these colourful cosmetics purses
What we love, we're not sure about, we're buying and can't wait for...
The continuing battle between Brazil’s Robert Scheidt, reigning Olympic gold medallist Iain Percy, and Britain’s top sailors ramped up another notch in Hyères today as Scheidt, with crew Bruno Prada, snatched the world championship of the Star keelboat class from Percy and crew Andrew Simpson.
The sun has started to make a regular appearance, so it's time to get your summer footwear options sorted
Victory over Arsenal won fresh converts to the quality and talent of Brendan Rodgers' team.
The best thing about a beauty trend is that you have a little time to observe its success or failure on others before deciding you want in. In fashion, if you take three months to decide that denim harem pants could work for you, you'll have missed the boat (incidentally, you'd also be wrong).
Model: Emma at Union
Is it possible for men to dress for a night on the town without reaching for a rented tux or a novelty waistcoat? Yes, says the expert Adam Welch