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Instagram star on being more than just a socialite
Why hyaluronic acid serums are taking over the beauty industry – and which ones you should try

Hyaluronic acid is naturally found in the human body. In serum form it helps to combat dryness and plumps the skin. Four beauty experts talk about the cult ingredient

24 Oct 2018 - 8:01PM

Hyaluronic acid is naturally found in the human body. In serum form it helps to combat dryness and plumps the skin. Four beauty experts talk about the cult ingredient

Why hyaluronic acid serums are taking over the beauty industry – and which ones you should try
Model Sora Choi’s action-packed life, from New York Fashion Week to League of Legends

Twenty-six-year-old who plays video games and loves anime is one of fashion’s most in-demand faces. We caught up with her ahead of New York Fashion Week.

9 Sep 2018 - 5:03AM

Twenty-six-year-old who plays video games and loves anime is one of fashion’s most in-demand faces. We caught up with her ahead of New York Fashion Week.

Model Sora Choi’s action-packed life, from New York Fashion Week to League of Legends
Cultural Revolution unisex chic from Chinese fashion designers in New York

Qi Wang and Chenghui Zhang explain how being based in New York enables them to make social commentary, through clothes, on issues that would be controversial in China.

5 Sep 2018 - 8:58PM

Qi Wang and Chenghui Zhang explain how being based in New York enables them to make social commentary, through clothes, on issues that would be controversial in China.

Cultural Revolution unisex chic from Chinese fashion designers in New York
New York bars and restaurants: the hottest new places to see and be seen at during fashion week

New bars and restaurants open in the Big Apple every day, but where are the trendsetters going? We give the lowdown on New York’s hottest recent openings for fashion week visitors.

4 Sep 2018 - 9:19PM

New bars and restaurants open in the Big Apple every day, but where are the trendsetters going? We give the lowdown on New York’s hottest recent openings for fashion week visitors.

New York bars and restaurants: the hottest new places to see and be seen at during fashion week
What’s driving Korea’s fake fashion market: designer on the hurdles facing the industry

Moon Choi, who will soon make her New York Fashion Week debut, talks about the counterfeit culture and her brand’s gender-fluid clothing

23 Aug 2018 - 9:49AM

Moon Choi, who will soon make her New York Fashion Week debut, talks about the counterfeit culture and her brand’s gender-fluid clothing

What’s driving Korea’s fake fashion market: designer on the hurdles facing the industry
Instagram It-girl Irene Kim’s insider guide to Seoul, and the story of her new line of tote bags, tees, sleep masks and scrunchies

The Instagram It-girl and style influencer, who’s been on a buying spree in the South Korean capital recently to furnish her new apartment, tells us where to stay, shop, and eat and what to see, and lets us in on some Seoul secrets.

16 Jul 2018 - 6:27PM

The Instagram It-girl and style influencer, who’s been on a buying spree in the South Korean capital recently to furnish her new apartment, tells us where to stay, shop, and eat and what to see, and lets us in on some Seoul secrets.

Instagram It-girl Irene Kim’s insider guide to Seoul, and the story of her new line of tote bags, tees, sleep masks and scrunchies
Designer Gabriela Hearst on her Hong Kong installation, quality craftsmanship and the need to be environmentally friendly

The designer is launching her autumn-winter 2018 collection of shoes and handbags in Asia, which includes a partnership with Lane Crawford, that kicks off with an installation at IFC Mall in Hong Kong on June 27.

13 Jun 2018 - 6:35PM

The designer is launching her autumn-winter 2018 collection of shoes and handbags in Asia, which includes a partnership with Lane Crawford, that kicks off with an installation at IFC Mall in Hong Kong on June 27.

Designer Gabriela Hearst on her Hong Kong installation, quality craftsmanship and the need to be environmentally friendly
Alexander Wang voices pride at his immigrant roots as he shows spring 2019 collection in New York

Taiwanese-American the latest to use fashion to send a message about US political climate as he shows spring 2019 collection in New York modelled by, among others, Lara Stone, Kaia Gerber, and Bella Hadid

29 Sep 2018 - 2:36PM

Taiwanese-American the latest to use fashion to send a message about US political climate as he shows spring 2019 collection in New York modelled by, among others, Lara Stone, Kaia Gerber, and Bella Hadid

Alexander Wang voices pride at his immigrant roots as he shows spring 2019 collection in New York
Silk, chinoiserie and old-world silhouettes: this is ‘Made in China’ fashion from a bygone dynasty era

Inspired by the traditional fashions of China’s master craftsmen and women, Italian designer Pia Zanardi launched Yali, a brand that has revived fashion from a bygone dynasty era of silks, chinoiserie and old-world silhouettes

28 May 2018 - 6:46PM

Inspired by the traditional fashions of China’s master craftsmen and women, Italian designer Pia Zanardi launched Yali, a brand that has revived fashion from a bygone dynasty era of silks, chinoiserie and old-world silhouettes

Silk, chinoiserie and old-world silhouettes: this is ‘Made in China’ fashion from a bygone dynasty era
Japan’s ikebana flower arranging tradition back in vogue among America’s fashion elite

An interpretation of the meticulous Japanese floral tradition is growing in popularity in the West thanks to the creative elite, who are striving to find balance and spiritual awareness through the hands-on art form

29 May 2018 - 8:58AM

An interpretation of the meticulous Japanese floral tradition is growing in popularity in the West thanks to the creative elite, who are striving to find balance and spiritual awareness through the hands-on art form

Japan’s ikebana flower arranging tradition back in vogue among America’s fashion elite
Why Gwyneth Paltrow swears by Chinese medicine’s schisandra berry – the latest wellness fad

Traditional Chinese medicine has used schisandra for thousands of years. The wellness industry has picked it up and it is now said to have ‘adaptogenic’ qualities; Americans take it in smoothies, shakes and health and beauty supplements

18 May 2018 - 8:07AM

Traditional Chinese medicine has used schisandra for thousands of years. The wellness industry has picked it up and it is now said to have ‘adaptogenic’ qualities; Americans take it in smoothies, shakes and health and beauty supplements

Why Gwyneth Paltrow swears by Chinese medicine’s schisandra berry – the latest wellness fad
Former Nike creative director on her novel athleisure label and the philosophy behind it

Kristin Hildebrand launched Wone because she couldn’t find designs that were both functional and beautiful, she says; her chic, minimal sportswear is a cinch to wear with anything and designed to withstand high-impact gym routines

20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM

Kristin Hildebrand launched Wone because she couldn’t find designs that were both functional and beautiful, she says; her chic, minimal sportswear is a cinch to wear with anything and designed to withstand high-impact gym routines

Former Nike creative director on her novel athleisure label and the philosophy behind it