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

Tiara saved from Lusitania to go on show at V&A in London | Art and design

The diamond and pearl Cartier headpiece escaped the sinking of the ocean liner in 1915 The Cartier tiara that once belonged to Marguerite Allan. Photograph: Cartier/V&A/PA A dazzling diamond and pearl tiara with a tragic history, saved from the sinking… Read More

London to host self-curated Azzedine Alaïa exhibition next spring | Fashion

A retrospective on Azzedine Alaïa will open at the Design Museum in London next spring. Azzedine Alaïa: the Couturier will run for five months from 10 May and include more than 60 couture pieces from the Tunisian fashion designer’s 35-year… Read More