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Fashion

Queen of Spade

Queen of Spade

Deborah Lloyd has Kate Spade covered from head to toe, writes Hans Schlaikier.

Monday, 10 September, 2012, 3:06pm

Lasting appeal

 Dress by Stéphane Rolland Haute Couture. Jewellery by Moussaieff.  Photo: Mohieb @ MoDa's Touch.

Model Marie Helvin tells Francesca Fearon why age is no barrier.

10 Sep 2012 - 3:04pm

Reinventing the bar

Raf Simons

Raf Simons' first collection for Dior enhances the founder's defining style. The new creative director talks with Francesca Fearon about his quick transition and that jacket.

10 Sep 2012 - 2:34pm

New on the block: Abercrombie & Fitch

New on the block: Abercrombie & Fitch

There was no escaping the six packs and sculpted abs, or that distinctive scent, at the launch of Abercrombie & Fitch's Central store.

2 Sep 2012 - 5:32pm

Get the look: denim jacket

Get the look: denim jacket

The denim jacket is one of those pieces of clothing that relies heavily on the whims of fashion. One season it is the hottest thing there ever was. A couple of seasons later it is tired and clichéd.

24 Dec 2012 - 5:07pm

Cool clothes for hot climates

Cool clothes for hot climates

Hong Kong's heat and humidity make it a challenging place for the fashion-obsessed. As soon as you put on your crispy new silk-wool tunic with leather sleeves, you perspire all over it like someone at a hot yoga class.

Fabrics start losing their shape at first wear, and there is that constant frustration that it's too hot to wear those cute button-up collared shirts.

24 Aug 2012 - 12:15pm

Dandy & Dapper

Dandy & Dapper

31 Aug 2012 - 7:10pm

The goods

The goods

31 Aug 2012 - 7:16pm

Get the look: geometric prints

Get the look: geometric prints

While florals were a big story last season, designers have been getting more serious with some cool geometry for their autumn collections. Miuccia Prada was the first to usher in the trend with her dizzy retro prints in colours such as purple, orange and red. Jonathan Saunders went for colourful squares while Louis Vuitton coats came with embellishments in all sorts of geometric shapes.

19 Aug 2012 - 6:37pm

Style check: a farewell to Anna Piaggi

Style check: a farewell to Anna Piaggi

Scouring street-style blogs has always been part of my seasonal pre-fashion week preparation. Gearing up for the next round of shows means also seeing what the in-crowd will be snapped wearing in the front row.

19 Aug 2012 - 6:37pm

The goods

The goods

  

 

31 Aug 2012 - 11:53pm

Behind the label: Jane Carr

Behind the label: Jane Carr

Who started it? British designer Jane

1 Sep 2012 - 12:34am

Lai See

Brits know all there is to know about the crying Games

A lot of people have commented on the apparent increase in crying by successful athletes at the London Olympics. Why people cry has yet to be fully understood by scientists.

15 Aug 2012 - 11:15pm

Anta shares soar 17pc after results top forecasts

Shares in Anta Sports Products jumped more than 17 per cent yesterday on a narrower-than-expected decline in net profit for the first half - and brushing aside a caution from management that demand in the sportswear industry is unlikely to rebound in the short term.

15 Aug 2012 - 11:07pm

Anta jumps 17pc as net beats forecasts

Shares in Anta Sports Products jumped more than 17 per cent yesterday on a narrower-than-expected decline in net profit for the first half, as investors shrugged off a caution from management that demand in the sportswear industry is unlikely to rebound in the short term.

15 Aug 2012 - 11:07pm