Fashion

Fashion

Designers go ethnic as fashion week draws to a close

ACTORS Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif walked the ramp in embellished ethnic wear while gold painted dancers brought the crowd to their feet as...

‘Noses’ hone senses at Paris perfume school

BENT over strips of blotting paper, senses primed and notebooks in hand: this is how generations of “noses" have honed their art at the...

Bigger feet a growing shoe problem for UK women

DEMAND for larger shoe sizes is growing among women - but big-footed females are ashamed of stepping out in their shoes, according to a...

NY fashion experts say Middleton no trendsetter

SHE HAS graced countless magazine covers and dresses sell out hours after she has worn them, but experts at New York Fashion Week say...

‘Glorious fabrics’ of Indian poor drape Rauschenberg UK art show

ROBERT Rauschenberg’s fabrics in electric blues and rich reds pop from the sterile walls of the Gagosian Gallery in London in a show of...

H&M says fashion can be cheap and ethical

  HENNES & Mauritz, the world’s second-biggest fashion retailer, believes there is no conflict between its mission to sell more budget clothes and a drive...

Kering to steer clear of too-young models

French luxury group Kering said Wednesday that it would only hire models aged 18 and over "to represent adults" from 2020 on, reinforcing its...

Asia expansion spurs profits at fashion retailer Zara

SPANISH firm Inditex, the world’s biggest clothes retailer under the Zara brand, reported a 12-per cent surge in net profit for 2011 on Thursday...

US fashion icon, socialite Gloria Vanderbilt dead at 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, the "poor little rich girl" who lived a life at the highest levels of fashion, society and wealth as an heir to...

Science sense’ list trashes celebrity health tips

SCIENCE campaigners laid bare some of the most dubious celebrity-endorsed health tips on Wednesday (December 29), rubbishing ideas such as reabsorbing sperm and wearing...