Bucking the fashion show stereotype of tall, willowy models, Paris Fashion Week was treated Friday to a parade of women of restricted growth sashaying along the runway to great public applause. The only criteria for becoming one of the atypical models showing off the New York Creative Business House's […]

Sportswear permeated the spring/summer 2016 womenswear collections of Chloe, Carven and Paco Rabanne on the Paris catwalks Thursday, while Balmain unashamedly celebrated sexy women. Chloe's hippie sportswear Chloe mixed a long floaty skirt studded with small flowers and a two-colour tracksuit top, or […]

London - Subversive, artful and provocative seem to be essences of Rick Owens' catwalk presentations. For his spring summer 2016 collection, Cyclops, Owens showed models walking down the runway with other women strapped upside-down to their bodies, as if they were accessories, or siamese, tied to their […]

The second day of Fashion Week in the French capital saw John Galliano unveil a Japanese-inspired collection for Maison Margiela, bold patterns from Belgium's Dries Van Noten and Carine Roitfeld's designs for Uniqlo. Galliano also brought the "DIY" spirit to his second ready-to-wear collection for Margiela, […]

London - Once thought of as the creative highpoint of the global fashion weeks, Milan has slowly been slipping behind its world counterparts over the past years. This season however saw a series artistic highlights, as younger designers took the spotlight and brought the winds of change with them. With […]

Milan fashion week started off boldly, with Gucci paving the way for a season that will see a new romanticism alongside a maximalist take on colour, pattern and extravagent embellishment. Analysing the catwalk collections, what emerged were key materials such as fluid sheers and layered transparencies, […]

Giorgio Armani had three important things to say on Monday: yes, he can do colours other than grey and beige, no, he is going nowhere and no, he has not had a nose job. The first point was made by his Spring-Summer 2016 womenswear collection, an unexpectedly colourful affair suffused by various hues […]

The fashion spotlight swings to Paris on Tuesday, giving the weary glitterati a final glimpse of summer -- or what they will be wearing when it returns -- before boots and coats season sets in. After New York, London and Milan, Paris will on Tuesday open its round of ready-to-wear collections for Spring/Summer […]

Athens Xclusive Designers Week, the International Fashion Week of Athens, Greece, welcomes the new trends for Spring/Summer 2016, at its 18th edition, from 23 to 26 October 2015, at Ethniki Asfalistiki Conference Center, in the centre of Athens. Athens Xclusive Designers Week becomes for once more the […]

Move over Victoria Beckham, there is a new WAG on the fashion block. Winonah de Jong, wife of AC Milan's Dutch midfielder Nigel de Jong, says she is realising a "little girl's dream" after making the leap from blogging about fashion to designing her own line of clothes. Inevitably some will suspect […]