With $35 billion in annual sales and a fashion week emerging, isn’t it time to finally recognize Orange County for what it is? A true fashion capital. Ask most people to name the fashion capitals of the world and they’re likely to ramble off a list that includes, Paris, London, New York, Milan … maybe […]

It was back to the future on the Paris catwalks Tuesday as Chanel cleverly tweaked its back catalogue only for Saint Laurent to revive a look that some thought best forgotten. In what could be his last show for the label, designer Hedi Slimane -- the man credited with the skinny black jeans look and […]

From 16 to 19 March 2016 aspiring designers from around the world will again present their innovative and mostly non-conformist fashion collections during Berlin Alternative Fashion Week (BAFW) at the Postbahnhof. airberlin is the main sponsor for the third consecutive year, having demonstrated in the […]

London - Of all the shows during Paris Fashion Week, it may well be the Saint Laurent show on Monday evening that will stay in fashion's memory the longest. The location was certainly as impressive as the collection itself, with Hedi Slimane opting for Hôtel de Sénecterre on rue de l'Universite which […]

Diversity campaigers Monday condemned the darling of Paris fashion week after he failed to cast a single model of colour in his two headline-grabbing shows. Demna Gvasalia, who counts black US music superstars Rihanna and Kanye West among his biggest fans, used only white models in shows for his own […]

Paris fashion's new rebel prince Demna Gvasalia took the venerable label Balenciaga by the lapels Sunday and gave it an almighty yank in his debut show for the brand. The street-style iconoclast -- a refugee who fled war-torn Georgia as a teenager -- frogmarched the fashion house so beloved of Jackie […]

Move over models of the moment Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner. The real star of Paris fashion week is a wise-cracking 94-year-old New Yorker. "Someone once told me, 'You are not pretty, and you never will be,'" Iris Apfel joked to reporters as she was whisked with the occasional aid of a wheelchair between […]

The Indians are not just coming -- they have arrived. Paris fashion week is more Indian than ever, with two designers from the subcontinent cementing their place at style's top table. Rahul Mishra confirmed his reputation as one of fashion's rising stars with an autumn winter womenswear collection of […]

Vivienne Westwood declared her husband Andreas Kronthaler "the world's greatest designer" as he emerged from her flamboyant shadow Saturday with his first solo Paris show. The Austrian-born designer -- who says he suspects he is the basis for comedian Sacha Baron Cohen's 2009 fashion satire "Bruno" […]

Paris fashion has rediscovered its taste for rebellion with designers playing fast and loose not just with the old rules of couture but also with France's ban on the full-face veil. The mould-breaking French label Vetements -- the new darling of the fashion press -- staged a show full of teenage revolt […]