From Meghan Markle to Marlene Dietrich: who is your pencil skirt icon? | Fashion

Pencil skirts are back in fashion – Miuccia Prada has decreed it so. And – from Michelle Obama to Marilyn Monroe – there are many ways to wear them News from the spring/summer 2018 catwalks: according to Prada and Gucci,… 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

Prada’s Milan menswear show is all about nylon on an industrial scale | Fashion

Prada’s Instagram tagline reads “thinking fashion since 1913” and there’s little doubt that Miuccia Prada is still responsible for many of fashion’s big ideas. This means every detail in a Prada show, such as a change invenue, matters. Rather than… Read More

Spotify for fashion: does renting clothes signal the end for our wardrobes? | Fashion

Like many, I laboured under the misapprehension that Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater was the most beautiful house in the world until the day Mariah Carey opened her home to MTV Cribs. From that day onward, there was no contest. Now,… Read More