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

Lagerfeld still top of his game with blooming 2018 Chanel collection | Fashion

Flowers were ever-present at summer 2018 Paris show, where designer revealed a new look Karl Lagerfeld, seen with his godson Hudson Kroenig, paired traditional Chanel style with flower-inspired evening wear at Paris fashion week. Photograph: Bertrand Rindoff Petroff/Getty Images In… Read More

How Oxfam became the rising star of UK’s online fashion industry | Business

Trade director hopes to double size of web operation after it reported 33% sales growth over Christmas Oxfam’s online shop manager, Holly Bentley (left) and e-commerce and festivals manager, Holly Rothwell. Photograph: Lorne Campbell/Guzelian It’s one of fashion’s best kept… Read More

Fashion’s favourite designers unveil their topsy-turvy Christmas trees | Fashion

When Elsa Schiaparelli said that “in difficult times, fashion is always outrageous”, she probably wasn’t talking about Christmas trees. But this week – as Britain’s most chi chi shops and hotels unveiled their festive decors – an unorthodox aesthetic has… Read More