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Carine Roitfeld

Queen Carine

'With Karl [Lagerfeld], you never know exactly what you will do,' says Carine Roitfeld, former editor-in-chief of Vogue Paris, the French edition of the fashion bible.

Sunday, 22 April, 2012, 12:00am

Classic couture

'For me,' Carine Roitfeld says, 'it's a very easy jacket to wear, almost like a denim jacket - but more chic. And the most beautiful things you don't see. They're inside and hidden: the silk, the details, the little chain and the cut. It's very subtle.'

22 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Celine holds tight to the clean Philo-sophy

Designer Phoebe Philo is pregnant - that glowing, still-slim-with-a-huge-bump kind of pregnant.

Fashion's reigning queen of minimalist elegance was on form, looking impossibly chic for someone in her condition. If we didn't love her so much, we'd definitely hate her.

9 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Take the rough with the schmooze

I recently returned from 15 straight days of fashion week in Milan and Paris. There were some great shows, and I interviewed designers including Dries Van Noten and Olivier Theyskens - but I can't say I've returned in the most sprightly form.

14 Oct 2011 - 12:00am