Kate Moss

Dressy snapper Testino has a date with Beijing

Mario Testino, the Peruvian-born photographer who has snapped everyone from Princess Diana to Kate Moss, is coming to China.

Friday, 8 June, 2012, 12:00am

Vogue and the thin edge of the pledge

The recent pledge by Vogue worldwide to ban models under the age of 16 and those thought to have an eating disorder is set to have a huge impact on the fashion industry. The ambitious pledge - dubbed the Health Initiative - runs in the June issues of the magazine in reaction to concerns over the rise of unhealthy body images and eating disorders in young women.

11 May 2012 - 12:00am

Label of love

'I didn't want people to think that I could ever pretend to be him or replace him ... but the thing was to keep the spirit of the brand alive,' says Sarah Burton, discussing her decision to fill the shoes of Lee Alexander McQueen as creative director of his eponymous label.

11 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Iconic styles

Fashion today moves at lightning speed. Once customers had to wait months after Fashion Week to discover which styles which would be popular the following season. Now with the internet and social media, they can access information instantly, resulting in a constant demand for something new and exciting.

9 Nov 2011 - 12:00am


Plaid lends itself to a broad range of styles: there are Irish and Scottish tartans and the Catholic school uniform. At its most fashionable, plaid was the banner of the grunge trend. Remember those checked flannel shirts, denim shorts and Dr Martens? The Kurt Cobain, Stone Temple Pilots, Johnny Depp, Kate Moss years: these were the proponents of the plaid/grunge movement.

4 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Tongue in chic

If spring-summer's muse provided sweetness and innocence, a wardrobe of adorable boho florals, cute and kooky retro prints and white, pure minimalism, autumn-winter's girl wears vampy underwear inspired outerwear and daring cuts. Making a big cheeky splash on catwalks, she ushers in a sexy, sophisticated season.

Fetish and lingerie

5 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Six degrees

Supermodel Kate Moss, continuing her fascination with edgy rock stars, walked down the aisle on July 1 with Jamie Hince, guitarist in moody garage-blues-punk band The Kills. The pair were introduced backstage at a Kills gig in 2007 by mutual friend Sadie Frost.

10 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Galliano's trial points to darker side of fashion

And so the saga continues. The big drama during the latest men's fashion week was - surprise, surprise - John Galliano, now infamous for all the wrong reasons.

Galliano popped up during men's week for a one-day trial at a Paris court. He was charged with 'public insults based on origin, religious affiliation, race or ethnicity'. The verdict is pending.

8 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Business model

Hongkongers love celebrities and over the years the city has welcomed big names including the likes of actress Angelina Jolie and fashion icons Donatella Versace and Giorgio Armani. But when fashionistas got wind that supermodel Kate Moss would be attending the Longchamp store opening recently, it created a frenzy.

11 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Flagship launch brings out hipsters

Longchamp Asian flagship store opening party

Where: 8 Queen's Road Central

When: March 29

8 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

What everyone was talking about ...

Burnout drama

3 Apr 2011 - 12:00am


Junk e-mail is better than junk mail

As more and more people use the internet, we receive increasing amounts of junk e-mail.

2 Dec 2009 - 12:00am

Look lively

What sort of look?

What do the following expressions mean?

1 a black look

a. a look of anger and hate

b. a loving look

2 a look-alike

a. someone who looks upset

b. someone who is similar in appearance to someone else

3 a look-in

a. a glance behind you

28 Oct 2009 - 12:00am

Q&A: Angelababy

Her latest photo book, Miss Angelababy, sold more than 30,000 copies, far exceeding the record sales of many local singers. Twenty-year-old model Yeung Wing, better known as Angelababy, is the hottest teen icon around.

22 Aug 2009 - 12:00am

Style meter


Slogan T-shirts

It looks as though Vivienne Westwood was onto something all those years ago.

Raw stones

This season's best jewellery pieces feature stones in their natural form, creating a cool, organic look for summer.

Kate Moss' memoirs

Bound to be better than a Jackie Collins novel.

31 May 2009 - 12:00am