London fashion week storms the palace (and the galleries) | Fashion

Buckingham Palace showcases Commonwealth talent as Erdem portrays ruling-class glamour Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge talks to Tukua Turia from The Cook Islands at a reception to celebrate the Commonwealth Fashion Exchange at Buckingham Palace in LondonPhotograph: POOL/Reuters Erdem snaked a… Read More

The big picture: London Fashion Week, February 1998 | Fashion

With the 2018 event now in full swing, we revisit a telling Martin Parr shot from 20 years ago Photograph: Martin Parr/Magnum Photos Martin Parr is the kind of quick-witted photographer who catches life on the run, his shutter clicking… Read More

Michael Halpern dazzles London Fashion Week with platforms and sequins | Fashion

The spotlight falls on the designer with a vision is to provide a moment of escapism in dark times Michael Halpern’s flamboyant designs on the catwalk at London Fashion Week Composite: Tabatha Fireman/BFC/Getty Images The question of where fashion sits… Read More

With Carrie and Samantha’s spat, we finally get to watch the real Sex and the City 3 | Life and style

What if you want to be all feminist-y, yet Sarah Jessica Parker v Kim Cattrall is the only news story you care about? What happens when the show about perfect friendship becomes a perfect shipwreck? Illustration: Nick Oliver Meanwhile, uptown,… Read More

The view from the front row: a history of the fashion show – photo essay | Fashion

Most fashion shows last less than 10 minutes, but have the power to transport an audience to another world. There’s an intensity to a great show, a distillation of a designer’s extraordinary vision. Once upon a time, though, things were… Read More

Women urged to ditch low-cut gowns and heels at film festival | Film

Berlin film festival 2018 German actor Anna Brüggemann launches #NobodysDoll in push for equality on Berlin red carpet Anna Brüggemann attends the premiere of Er Ist Wieder Da , a satirical film about Hitler, in Berlin. Photograph: Franziska Krug/Getty Images… Read More

Em Rusciano: ‘I keep hoping I’ll find the magic fix to make me look like Halle Berry’ | Fashion

She’s provocative and occasionally controversial, but if there’s one thing comedian and presenter Em Rusciano appreciates, it’s beauty products. And sci-fi. And Mills and Boons novels. What’s thrilling I was at the supermarket the other day and I found these… Read More