It's not every day a letter arrives with 10 Downing Street stamped across the envelope, but just before Christmas that day came.
Fashion is a mercilessly fast-moving creature and even the most gifted designers step in and out of it only at their peril.
Styling: Beth Dadswell
It's an exciting new direction for the casually cult brand
Whether you fancy stepping out in stripes, pastels or prints (or prefer something plain) we have the top for you
The sun has started to make a regular appearance, so it's time to get your summer footwear options sorted
How good it was to see Alber Elbaz celebrating his 10th anniversary at the helm of Lanvin.
Whether you're strapped for cash or feeling flush, a smart new wallet can only be a sound investment
Model: Emma at Union
The male tuxedo is a womenswear classic that is both smart and seductively louche. Now 'Le Smoking' is ripe for yet another reinvention, says Alex Fury
Stefano Pilati of Yves Saint Laurent has just the credentials to create the costumes for a new staging of Pinter's 'Betrayal', says Susannah Frankel
When Christian Louboutin sued Yves Saint Laurent for trademark infringement last month in a legal tussle over a pair of shoes, it was clear the accused, one of the grandest labels in France, would not take the slur lying down.
Ai Weiwei, the most important contemporary Chinese artist and political activist of his generation, has been missing since he was detained by authorities in Beijing while boarding a flight to Hong Kong on 3 April, and has not been seen or heard of since. And so, he has been missing from the openings of two exhibitions of his work opening in London this week.