Languid models strutting along a grass-covered catwalk in Paris on Tuesday showed off Chanel's ecologically-inspired haute couture collection that avoided most of the red carpet flash. Chanel -- the fashion house that is perhaps the most synonymous with Paris's reputation for glamour -- sent subtle, […]

Versace got Paris haute couture shows off to a hyper-sexy start with a procession of powerful femme fatales as the big gun designers hit the catwalk Monday. Donatella Versace presented a series of revealing strappy dresses and short sporty Formula One-influenced combinations that dared women to get […]

Big flappy greatcoats, baggy trousers and voodoo charms... that is what fashionable men will be wearing next autumn and winter if the Paris catwalks are anything to go by. As men's fashion week wound up Sunday in the French capital, some clear trends were emerging for the months ahead, not least that […]

Hold onto your horses. French fashion is back to its swashbuckling best and the designer leading the charge is a young mixed-race man determined to give post-attacks Paris a new swagger. "I want to make all men feel like princes again," Olivier Rousteing declared Saturday after his dashing, unashamedly […]

The odd-couple mix of bondage and big sizes collided on the Paris catwalk Friday, in clothing that was at once roomy and adorned with nude women who were tied up tight. Japanese label Christian Dada -- in its first official appearance on a Paris Fashion Week runway -- showed off models in ballooning […]

London - Over the last few seasons, the trend for elevating staple menswear clothing by upgrading their fit, fabric, trims and execution has gained momentum all across the industry. This celebration of commercial and well-recognised items now stretches beyond workwear to encompass military and sportswear […]

Once in times of trouble, males were expected to man up and put on uniforms. But the big theme so far of this week's Paris menswear collections are clothes that offer comfort and protection, with supersized jackets to hide inside and cocooning coats you might wrap a baby in. Faced with a world looking […]

Ellis Bridals, Madeline Gardner New York (MGNY), AF Couture, Demetrios, Watters, Kelsey Rose, Cosmobella and Christine Dando are amongst the 80+ premium collections to showcase at London Bridal Fashion Week (LBfw) 2016. Designed in London since 1912, Ellis Bridals creates contemporary award-winning […]

London - Raf Simons on Wednesday showed his first menswear collection in Paris since departing the House of Dior. Journalists and buyers stood in a maze of wooden walls that formed the backdrop of a Twin Peaks-inspired collection. There were no seats. Booming on the loudspeakers was the voice of composer […]

The world is about to go all baggy. As stock markets tumble and economists talk of more tightening of belts, fashion has gone supersized, with Paris catwalks overflowing Wednesday with outsized overcoats and baggy trousers. If the first day of the menswear catwalks shows is anything to go by, men will […]