HEDI Slimane, one of the most successful but also controversial designers of his generation, will be the new artistic, creative and image director of Céline, the luxury giant LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis...

THINK Italian fashion and you are likely to think of chic central, Milan. But "Made in Italy" actually has its roots in Florence, where the hotly anticipated Pitti Uomo trade fair opens...

THE BROAD VIEW

VICKI Noble, who with Karen Vogel created the Motherpeace Tarot Deck in the late 1970s, hasn't really kept up with the latest happenings in the community of divinatory playing cards. But when...

AT Coach Inc, which is famous for its leather goods but has become the holding company of an increasingly ambitious fashion group, the name of the game is now Tapestry.

AS sales of Gucci's snake-covered handbags and heels lead the luxury industry's upswell, many of the brand's Italian rivals are struggling to catch the wave...

MILAN FASHION WEEK

FASHION week roared into Milan on Wednesday with hotly anticipated shows from fresh talent as well as from luxury titans including Moschino and Armani, who are battling for their share of a...

[MILAN] Octogenarian fashion designer Giorgio Armani said on Monday the image of his brand might benefit if he picked a successor - who did not necessarily have to be Italian - for when he retired.

FOR years, images of impossibly slim, gorgeous, blemish-free women have filled fashion magazines, billboards and television screens.

[PARIS] French fashion companies Kering and LVMH will stop hiring excessively thin models worldwide under a new charter developed in response to continued criticism the industry encourages eating...

[LONDON] Princess Diana revolutionised the royal dress code with the help of some of the world's greatest designers during a glamorous life that came to a tragic end 20 years ago on Thursday...