Vincenzo La Torre

Italian-born Vincenzo La Torre started his career in fashion journalism after graduating from Columbia University in New York. He has previously worked for Vogue Japan, Harper's Bazaar Singapore and Prestige Hong Kong. Before joining the Post as fashion editor in 2017, Vincenzo was a member of the launch team of Vogue Arabia in Dubai.
Vincenzo La Torre
Italian-born Vincenzo La Torre started his career in fashion journalism after graduating from Columbia University in New York. He has previously worked for Vogue Japan, Harper's Bazaar Singapore and Prestige Hong Kong. Before joining the Post as fashion editor in 2017, Vincenzo was a member of the launch team of Vogue Arabia in Dubai.

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Australia fashion week: a launchpad for new talent, but it needs established local labels to show too

Sydney event showcased successful home-grown brands, but if it is to claim a regular place on the crowded global fashion calendar, it needs to attract household names of Australian fashion that show elsewhere.

17 May 2019 - 4:00PM

Sydney event showcased successful home-grown brands, but if it is to claim a regular place on the crowded global fashion calendar, it needs to attract household names of Australian fashion that show elsewhere.

Australia fashion week: a launchpad for new talent, but it needs established local labels to show too
Naomi Campbell on her activism for Africa, Nelson Mandela’s wisdom, and Karl Lagerfeld

British supermodel recalls the support Linda Evangelista and Christy Turlington gave her when she started modelling aged 16 with a show for Karl Lagerfeld, and talks about her mission to help Africa and African fashion.

14 May 2019 - 8:14PM

British supermodel recalls the support Linda Evangelista and Christy Turlington gave her when she started modelling aged 16 with a show for Karl Lagerfeld, and talks about her mission to help Africa and African fashion.

Naomi Campbell on her activism for Africa, Nelson Mandela’s wisdom, and Karl Lagerfeld
BTS wear Dior for Love Yourself world tour: Kim Jones on designing for the K-pop stars

BTS wore custom-made outfits from Dior as they kicked off their world tour extension on May 4. Dior’s Kim Jones talks about how he worked with each BTS member to create the outfits.

10 May 2019 - 7:00PM

BTS wore custom-made outfits from Dior as they kicked off their world tour extension on May 4. Dior’s Kim Jones talks about how he worked with each BTS member to create the outfits.

BTS wear Dior for Love Yourself world tour: Kim Jones on designing for the K-pop stars
Camping out at the Met Gala – from Jared Leto to Billy Porter, how the men stole the show

From Jared Leto carrying his own severed head to Billy Porter taking dazzling flight, the belles of this year’s ball were the boys.

8 May 2019 - 12:07PM

From Jared Leto carrying his own severed head to Billy Porter taking dazzling flight, the belles of this year’s ball were the boys.

Camping out at the Met Gala – from Jared Leto to Billy Porter, how the men stole the show
Met Gala: what it’s like to attend fashion’s biggest night where ‘celebrities and designers outnumber regular people’

Have you ever dreamed of attending the Met Gala to rub shoulders with the likes of Anna Wintour, Rihanna and Donatella Versace? Nichapat Suphap did – here’s how she got the coveted invitation.

7 May 2019 - 10:43PM

Have you ever dreamed of attending the Met Gala to rub shoulders with the likes of Anna Wintour, Rihanna and Donatella Versace? Nichapat Suphap did – here’s how she got the coveted invitation.

Met Gala: what it’s like to attend fashion’s biggest night where ‘celebrities and designers outnumber regular people’
Fashion week street-style photography godfather dives into design, bringing ‘breath of fresh air’ to industry

Tommy Ton was one of the first photographers to document the outfits worn by show-goers outside fashion week shows. Now he has made his first foray into fashion design as the creative director of Deveaux.

6 May 2019 - 1:19PM

Tommy Ton was one of the first photographers to document the outfits worn by show-goers outside fashion week shows. Now he has made his first foray into fashion design as the creative director of Deveaux.

Fashion week street-style photography godfather dives into design, bringing ‘breath of fresh air’ to industry
‘Thai Angelina Jolie’ Praya Lundberg on the Rohingya refugee crisis, being a UN humanitarian and acting

Actress and model Praya Lundberg speaks about the Rohingya refugee crisis and growing up in the spotlight as a child actor. She is Thailand’s first Goodwill Ambassador to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.

29 Apr 2019 - 5:40AM

Actress and model Praya Lundberg speaks about the Rohingya refugee crisis and growing up in the spotlight as a child actor. She is Thailand’s first Goodwill Ambassador to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.

‘Thai Angelina Jolie’ Praya Lundberg on the Rohingya refugee crisis, being a UN humanitarian and acting
Jewellery house Cartier leads the way reaching out to male customers and millennials with new range

As jewellery house Cartier launches a new range of jewellery called Clash de Cartier, we look at its millennial strategy and at its plans to reach more male customers.

27 Apr 2019 - 5:00AM

As jewellery house Cartier launches a new range of jewellery called Clash de Cartier, we look at its millennial strategy and at its plans to reach more male customers.

Jewellery house Cartier leads the way reaching out to male customers and millennials with new range
Thai instagram stars: the fashion loving mother and son whose outfits are always perfectly matched

Pattharapol and Lee Puengboonpra go by the name of Peepy & Mother Lee on Instagram and have become a viral sensation with their colourful coordinated looks that include huge handbags and dazzling sunglasses from luxury labels.

17 Apr 2019 - 12:45PM

Pattharapol and Lee Puengboonpra go by the name of Peepy & Mother Lee on Instagram and have become a viral sensation with their colourful coordinated looks that include huge handbags and dazzling sunglasses from luxury labels.

Thai instagram stars: the fashion loving mother and son whose outfits are always perfectly matched
Japanese street style guru Hiroshi Fujiwara on the joy of being a jack of all trades

Despite being considered an innovator who brought American street culture to Japan, Hiroshi Fujiwara’s interests vary from music and retail to media and even food.

12 Apr 2019 - 12:45PM

Despite being considered an innovator who brought American street culture to Japan, Hiroshi Fujiwara’s interests vary from music and retail to media and even food.

Japanese street style guru Hiroshi Fujiwara on the joy of being a jack of all trades
Why Gwyneth Paltrow’s a big fan of ‘vampire facialist’ Barbara Sturm

Dermatologist Sturm, who also invented the concept of anti-ageing blood cream, is a pioneer of clean skin. Sturm is against skin peels and retinol, preferring hydration and preventing inflammation.

10 Apr 2019 - 7:38PM

Dermatologist Sturm, who also invented the concept of anti-ageing blood cream, is a pioneer of clean skin. Sturm is against skin peels and retinol, preferring hydration and preventing inflammation.

Why Gwyneth Paltrow’s a big fan of ‘vampire facialist’ Barbara Sturm
Fendi after Karl Lagerfeld: Italian label’s CEO Serge Brunschwig relaxed about its future

Serge Brunschwig talks about political correctness, why Fendi still sells fur, how young shoppers drive the business, and how, after 54 years as creative director, Lagerfeld’s death has left a huge gap.

1 Apr 2019 - 6:27PM

Serge Brunschwig talks about political correctness, why Fendi still sells fur, how young shoppers drive the business, and how, after 54 years as creative director, Lagerfeld’s death has left a huge gap.

Fendi after Karl Lagerfeld: Italian label’s CEO Serge Brunschwig relaxed about its future
The art of fashion: the best looks from Art Basel Hong Kong’s first day

From vintage Jean Paul Gaultier to Chanel jackets to Hermès bags, attendees on the first day of the international art fair flaunted their best looks. Here’s our selection of outfits that really caught the eye.

28 Mar 2019 - 11:40AM

From vintage Jean Paul Gaultier to Chanel jackets to Hermès bags, attendees on the first day of the international art fair flaunted their best looks. Here’s our selection of outfits that really caught the eye.

The art of fashion: the best looks from Art Basel Hong Kong’s first day
Japanese designer and fashion week sensation Tomo Koizumi on his overnight rise, and staying grounded while thinking big

Lady Gaga wore him in 2016, but it was a chance Instagram post five months ago that propelled the 30-year-old to New York, where he took fashion week by storm with his flamboyant gowns. He talks about staying grounded while thinking big.

20 Mar 2019 - 7:17PM

Lady Gaga wore him in 2016, but it was a chance Instagram post five months ago that propelled the 30-year-old to New York, where he took fashion week by storm with his flamboyant gowns. He talks about staying grounded while thinking big.

Japanese designer and fashion week sensation Tomo Koizumi on his overnight rise, and staying grounded while thinking big
Tokyo Fashion Week’s Akiko Shinoda on why Japanese designers are too shy and modest

On the eve of Tokyo Fashion Week, we talk to Akiko Shinoda, the woman trying to put Japanese fashion under the global spotlight. She talks about the importance of fashion week and how Japanese designers need to spread their wings.

16 Mar 2019 - 7:00PM

On the eve of Tokyo Fashion Week, we talk to Akiko Shinoda, the woman trying to put Japanese fashion under the global spotlight. She talks about the importance of fashion week and how Japanese designers need to spread their wings.

Tokyo Fashion Week’s Akiko Shinoda on why Japanese designers are too shy and modest
Fashion legend Kenzo Takada looks back on his remarkable journey in fascinating new book

The book plots his life from arriving in Paris in 1965 through sketches, photos and memories until his last runway show in 1999, detailing the pioneering career of the first truly global designer of the 20th century.

14 Mar 2019 - 6:00AM

The book plots his life from arriving in Paris in 1965 through sketches, photos and memories until his last runway show in 1999, detailing the pioneering career of the first truly global designer of the 20th century.

Fashion legend Kenzo Takada looks back on his remarkable journey in fascinating new book
From Karl Lagerfeld’s death to notable newcomers, the autumn-winter Fashion Weeks had everybody talking

From Karl Lagerfeld’s death to newcomers in Milan and New York, there was never a dull moment in New York, London, Milan or Paris

14 Mar 2019 - 10:44AM

From Karl Lagerfeld’s death to newcomers in Milan and New York, there was never a dull moment in New York, London, Milan or Paris

From Karl Lagerfeld’s death to notable newcomers, the autumn-winter Fashion Weeks had everybody talking
Opinion | Asian fashion influencers deserve the respect of luxury industry – so isn’t it time they had some?

China will soon be the No.1 luxury market, but you wouldn’t know it from the way Western media representatives get the best seats at fashion weeks while colleagues and bloggers from Asia are neglected or discriminated against.

11 Mar 2019 - 10:32AM

China will soon be the No.1 luxury market, but you wouldn’t know it from the way Western media representatives get the best seats at fashion weeks while colleagues and bloggers from Asia are neglected or discriminated against.

Asian fashion influencers deserve the respect of luxury industry –  so isn’t it time they had some?
Paris Fashion Week review: highs and lows of the top designers and brands at this year’s event

Highlights included a stunning show by Anthony Vaccarello, creative director of Saint Laurent, and Balenciaga’s collection of superb tailoring. But the spectre of Karl Lagerfeld’s death loomed large over Chanel.

11 Mar 2019 - 8:18AM

Highlights included a stunning show by Anthony Vaccarello, creative director of Saint Laurent, and Balenciaga’s collection of superb tailoring. But the spectre of Karl Lagerfeld’s death loomed large over Chanel.

Paris Fashion Week review: highs and lows of the top designers and brands at this year’s event
Not just Gucci, Versace, Prada: the multicultural, millennial designers making a name in populist Italy

Luxury Italian brands trying to make amends for their racist faux pas in recent times should definitely pay attention to Act N°1’s progressive designers, who are rising stars in the fashion community.

3 Mar 2019 - 6:59PM

Luxury Italian brands trying to make amends for their racist faux pas in recent times should definitely pay attention to Act N°1’s progressive designers, who are rising stars in the fashion community.

Not just Gucci, Versace, Prada: the multicultural, millennial designers making a name in populist Italy
Instagram backlash over first Vogue Hong Kong cover featuring Gigi Hadid, accused in China of racism

Instagram backlash over cover featuring Gigi Hadid, accused in China of racism over a 2017 video appearing to mock Buddha, leads magazine to take down its post on the social media site.

2 Mar 2019 - 2:57PM

Instagram backlash over cover featuring Gigi Hadid, accused in China of racism over a 2017 video appearing to mock Buddha, leads magazine to take down its post on the social media site.

Instagram backlash over first Vogue Hong Kong cover featuring Gigi Hadid, accused in China of racism
Biologique Recherche facial at Bulgari Resort Bali spa: lavish surroundings and a long-lasting glow

Bulgari Resort has partnered with French cult skincare brand Biologique Recherche, offering 90-minute facials using two of the brand’s most popular – and notorious – products.

27 Feb 2019 - 5:16PM

Bulgari Resort has partnered with French cult skincare brand Biologique Recherche, offering 90-minute facials using two of the brand’s most popular – and notorious – products.

Biologique Recherche facial at Bulgari Resort Bali spa: lavish surroundings and a long-lasting glow
‘I love her and her work’: Dior menswear’s Kim Jones on Yoon Ahn, Korean-American co-founder of Ambush Design

‘It’s having a team of people around me who are like a family. That’s what Dior has always been,’ says creative director of his collaborators at fashion house, including Korean-American Yoon, in charge of jewellery.

27 Feb 2019 - 10:56AM

‘It’s having a team of people around me who are like a family. That’s what Dior has always been,’ says creative director of his collaborators at fashion house, including Korean-American Yoon, in charge of jewellery.

‘I love her and her work’: Dior menswear’s Kim Jones on Yoon Ahn, Korean-American co-founder of Ambush Design
Fendi’s touching Karl Lagerfeld tribute amid the tears at Milan Fashion Week

Gigi Hadid and fellow models on Fendi catwalk at Milan Fashion Week fought back tears as label presented Karl Lagerfeld’s last collection; Gucci painted teardrops on its models.

25 Feb 2019 - 1:17PM

Gigi Hadid and fellow models on Fendi catwalk at Milan Fashion Week fought back tears as label presented Karl Lagerfeld’s last collection; Gucci painted teardrops on its models.

Fendi’s touching Karl Lagerfeld tribute amid the tears at Milan Fashion Week
Oscars 2019: Green Book wins best picture; Bohemian Rhapsody sweeps up with four awards, including best actor

Win in top category takes Green Book’s total to three; Roma also takes home three Oscars, including best director; Olivia Colman wins best actress for The Favourite, and Rami Malek best actor for Bohemian Rhapsody.

25 Feb 2019 - 2:51PM

Win in top category takes Green Book’s total to three; Roma also takes home three Oscars, including best director; Olivia Colman wins best actress for The Favourite, and Rami Malek best actor for Bohemian Rhapsody.

Oscars 2019: Green Book wins best picture; Bohemian Rhapsody sweeps up with four awards, including best actor
Chinese boycott of Dolce & Gabbana continues at Milan Fashion Week

Last November the Italian label cancelled a major show in Shanghai after racist comments about the Chinese people from Stefano Gabbana surfaced on Instagram.

24 Feb 2019 - 10:40PM

Last November the Italian label cancelled a major show in Shanghai after racist comments about the Chinese people from Stefano Gabbana surfaced on Instagram.

Chinese boycott of Dolce & Gabbana continues at Milan Fashion Week
Inside the Hong Kong mansion of the Harilelas, one of city’s wealthiest families

Featuring an eclectic mix of design styles and lavish interiors, the Harilela family’s Kowloon Tong complex is a sprawling mansion that houses more than 90 people and is one of Hong Kong’s most distinctive homes.

24 Feb 2019 - 11:28AM

Featuring an eclectic mix of design styles and lavish interiors, the Harilela family’s Kowloon Tong complex is a sprawling mansion that houses more than 90 people and is one of Hong Kong’s most distinctive homes.

Inside the Hong Kong mansion of the Harilelas, one of city’s wealthiest families
Karl Lagerfeld was fashion’s undisputed master, a dream maker who turned Chanel into a global force

Post fashion editor recalls meeting the German, creative director of Chanel for 36 years and of Fendi for 54 years, who was fashion’s undisputed master.

20 Feb 2019 - 12:10PM

Post fashion editor recalls meeting the German, creative director of Chanel for 36 years and of Fendi for 54 years, who was fashion’s undisputed master.

Karl Lagerfeld was fashion’s undisputed master, a dream maker who turned Chanel into a global force
Capella Ubud, a luxury tented retreat in Bali, set to the soundtrack of the jungle
From Kris Wu to Timothée Chalamet, men are stealing the style spotlight

Men are stealing the style spotlight at red carpet events across the globe

23 Jan 2019 - 12:02PM

Men are stealing the style spotlight at red carpet events across the globe

From Kris Wu to Timothée Chalamet, men are stealing the style spotlight