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Fashion after the coronavirus: no fashion weeks and a more personalised experience, Chinese online retailer foresees

As Chinese former investment banker Ada Yi Zhao, of online fashion platform Curated Crowd, prepared to reopen her locked down pop-up store in London, she considered the future of fashion.

As Chinese former investment banker Ada Yi Zhao, of online fashion platform Curated Crowd, prepared to reopen her locked down pop-up store in London, she considered the future of fashion.

Fashion after the coronavirus: no fashion weeks and a more personalised experience, Chinese online retailer foresees
24 Jun 2020 - 6:40PM
What to wear for the season: Wimbledon, Royal Ascot and Henley regatta – expert fashion tips

From hats to dresses, and heels to fascinators, the best brands and colours to wear at Wimbledon, Royal Ascot and the Henley Royal Regatta, how to make everything match, and things to avoid.

From hats to dresses, and heels to fascinators, the best brands and colours to wear at Wimbledon, Royal Ascot and the Henley Royal Regatta, how to make everything match, and things to avoid.

What to wear for the season: Wimbledon, Royal Ascot and Henley regatta – expert fashion tips
20 Apr 2019 - 6:26AM
Buy this bottle of 1945 Rothschild, and relive the time a horse was the guest of honour at a tea party

Great vintage lay undisturbed for 70 years before it was bought at auction by wine merchant Stuart George

Great vintage lay undisturbed for 70 years before it was bought at auction by wine merchant Stuart George

Buy this bottle of 1945 Rothschild, and relive the time a horse was the guest of honour at a tea party
22 Feb 2019 - 5:05PM
Hong Kong stylist on dressing KOLs, why interns need paying, and how city lacks a sense of style

Chan Chi Lung works with high-profile fashion influencers such as Si Lin and trendy model and fashion blogger Siu Sinyu. He talks frankly about the fashion business, Hong Kong’s lack of style, and what’s on trend.

Chan Chi Lung works with high-profile fashion influencers such as Si Lin and trendy model and fashion blogger Siu Sinyu. He talks frankly about the fashion business, Hong Kong’s lack of style, and what’s on trend.

Hong Kong stylist on dressing KOLs, why interns need paying, and how city lacks a sense of style
24 Nov 2018 - 6:32PM
Who is Quan Yingmei, the first Chinese female tailor to make history on Savile Row?

The first Asian female tailor on Savile Row says her work is her passion and she would not want to be doing anything else

The first Asian female tailor on Savile Row says her work is her passion and she would not want to be doing anything else

Who is Quan Yingmei, the first Chinese female tailor to make history on Savile Row?
4 Nov 2018 - 8:36AM
The story behind Chinese designer’s stunning knitwear, a London Fashion Week stand-out

Zhi Chen’s stunning knitwear for her i-am-chen label made waves at London Fashion Week. She talks about her artistic childhood in provincial Xiamen, what turned her on to knitting and why David Hockney’s art inspires her.

Zhi Chen’s stunning knitwear for her i-am-chen label made waves at London Fashion Week. She talks about her artistic childhood in provincial Xiamen, what turned her on to knitting and why David Hockney’s art inspires her.

The story behind Chinese designer’s stunning knitwear, a London Fashion Week stand-out
29 Sep 2018 - 7:11PM
A butler speaks: how much they make, what it takes and the importance of making a perfect orange juice

Demand is outstripping supply for top-notch, well-trained butlers – male and female – who can take care of a multitude of tasks while maintaining the highest of standards

Demand is outstripping supply for top-notch, well-trained butlers – male and female – who can take care of a multitude of tasks while maintaining the highest of standards

A butler speaks: how much they make, what it takes and the importance of making a perfect orange juice
23 Jul 2018 - 12:12PM
Chinese ex-investment banker sees fashion crowdfunding start-up as short cut to success for designers

Curated Crowd’s Ada Yi Zhao wants website to help emerging designers break into the fashion industry, with people who invest rewarded not in cash but by gifts of fashion and privileged access to shows

Curated Crowd’s Ada Yi Zhao wants website to help emerging designers break into the fashion industry, with people who invest rewarded not in cash but by gifts of fashion and privileged access to shows

Chinese ex-investment banker sees fashion crowdfunding start-up as short cut to success for designers
20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM
Fujian-born fashion designer Renli Su fuses handicrafts, history and dance

Most of her customers are under 25, elegant, modern and independent. To serve them, London-trained Su draws on the English Victorian era, and influences nearer home

Most of her customers are under 25, elegant, modern and independent. To serve them, London-trained Su draws on the English Victorian era, and influences nearer home

Fujian-born fashion designer Renli Su fuses handicrafts, history and dance
20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
Hong Kong fashion designer Minki Cheng on his rapid rise and the women he dresses

The Minki Cheng woman is independent, edgy, beautiful and refined, says London-based twentysomething known for his imaginative mixing of fabrics and textures

The Minki Cheng woman is independent, edgy, beautiful and refined, says London-based twentysomething known for his imaginative mixing of fabrics and textures

Hong Kong fashion designer Minki Cheng on his rapid rise and the women he dresses
4 May 2021 - 8:20PM
China-born designer Lulu Liu on dressing powerful women

Chengdu native tells Denise Marray about studying in Japan, taking inspiration from Tibetan monks, designing for the Royal Ballet and why she prefers playing with fabric on a mannequin to drawing designs on paper

Chengdu native tells Denise Marray about studying in Japan, taking inspiration from Tibetan monks, designing for the Royal Ballet and why she prefers playing with fabric on a mannequin to drawing designs on paper

China-born designer Lulu Liu on dressing powerful women
25 Jun 2016 - 6:38PM
From Shenzhen via London to Paris, fast track to fashion success for designer

Xu Zhi's Daniel Chen tells Denise Marray about founding his own fashion label while still a student, showing in Paris and the inspiration for the label's latest dreamy collection.

Xu Zhi's Daniel Chen tells Denise Marray about founding his own fashion label while still a student, showing in Paris and the inspiration for the label's latest dreamy collection.

From Shenzhen via London to Paris, fast track to fashion success for designer
28 May 2016 - 10:32PM
Fashion designer Jenny Sun inspired by Vivienne Westwood, Katharine Hepburn

Shanghai-raised designer running her own label in London tells Denise Marray she admires Westwood and Hepburn for their independent streak, and credits the London School of Fashion for making her a 'pattern engineer'

Shanghai-raised designer running her own label in London tells Denise Marray she admires Westwood and Hepburn for their independent streak, and credits the London School of Fashion for making her a 'pattern engineer'

Fashion designer Jenny Sun inspired by Vivienne Westwood, Katharine Hepburn
30 Mar 2016 - 12:33PM
How China's Angel Chen is making her mark on fashion

Designer born in Shenzhen, over the border from Hong Kong, and who dreams of being 'the next John Galliano' has made big strides since graduating from London's Central St Martins school in 2014, writes Denise Marray

Designer born in Shenzhen, over the border from Hong Kong, and who dreams of being 'the next John Galliano' has made big strides since graduating from London's Central St Martins school in 2014, writes Denise Marray

How China's Angel Chen is making her mark on fashion
19 Mar 2016 - 10:33PM
Rise & shine
13 Apr 2012 - 12:00AM
Growing places
8 Jul 2011 - 12:00AM
Just Anna Shoes
26 Jun 2011 - 12:00AM
Made to treasure
17 Jun 2011 - 12:00AM