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

Marc Jacobs goes back to the future with 80s-inspired powersuits and prints | Fashion

Designer performing his old tricks with ‘huge flourishes’ and ‘gorgeous fabrics’ at New York show Marc Jacobs show at New York Fashion Week. Photograph: Swan Gallet/WWD/REX/Shutterstock In fashion now, real cultural currency comes from taking something woefully uncool – an… Read More

New York fashion week: industry faces its #MeToo moment | Fashion

The hotly debated issue will not be hemlines but whether fashion is truly addressing its problems The Tom Ford show at New York fashion week. Photograph: NameFa/Sipa USA/Rex/Shutterstock The most public moment in the fashion industry calendar has arrived at… Read More

The definitive guide to spring/summer 2018 fashion – a photo essay | Fashion

It started in New York and ended in Paris. There were Burberry checks, nipple pasties and Elton John-inspired tracksuits. Stars were born and supermodels were reunited. We lost industry legends and the big beasts of fashion signed charters pledging to… Read More