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Lakme Fashion Week: Mai Mumbai Fashion For Relief by Naomi Campbell, Anna Sui, Roland Mouret, Givenchy, Donatella Versace and others!

Lakme Fashion Week: Mai Mumbai Fashion For Relief by Naomi Campbell, Anna Sui, Roland Mouret, Givenchy, Donatella Versace and others!

By far the stand-out event at this season's Lakme Fashion Week was the 'Mai Mumbai Fashion for Relief' event hosted by Naomi Campbell and Vikram Chatwal (an Indian luxury hotelier.) On the night of the event, even the... Read more »


Chanel sponsors Royal Costume Show at Versailles

[Image via WWD ] Some of Europe's most treasured court costumes are about to be given pride of place again at Versailles. Sponsored by Chanel , the "Fastes de Cour & Cérémonies Royales" ("Court Pomp & Royal... Read more »


Naomi Campbell hits the runway in Mumbai; headed for Bollywood?

Naomi Campbell whipped fashion fans into a frenzy on Friday, with a runway appearance at Lakme Fashion Week in Mumbai. The supermodel brought her Fashion for Relief charity initiative to the Indian capital to raise... Read more »


The Scene: Alber Elbaz opens first London Lanvin store

One of our favourite designers, Alber Elbaz , was in London last week to open the first Lanvin store on Mount Street. With a girls-only store policy, at least during the day, the designer entertained the likes of... Read more »


Daisy Lowe, Henry Holland and Giles Deacon create Mickey Mouse ears for charity

Some of fashion's biggest names have bandied together for the sake of charity. Daisy Lowe, Henry Holland, Luella and Giles Deacon are just a few of the famous folk to design bespoke Mickey Mouse ears to mark Disney's... Read more »


Newsflash: Gwyneth Paltrow turns fashion designer for ZOEtee's

It was only a matter of time before Gwyneth Paltrow joined the crowded ranks of celebrity designer. The actress has collaborated on an autumn/winter '09 capsule collection for French label, ZOEtee's . Known for their... Read more »


Designers team up to celebrate Barbie at Dover Street Market

British designers are gearing up for the ongoing celebrations of Barbie's 50th anniversary . This time, the party is headed for Dover Street Market , where a special space has been dedicated to our favourite plastic pal.... Read more »


CQ Watch: Kate Moss, Sadie Frost and Katy Brand's 'Comic Relief' sketch

Last week we posted behind-the-scenes footage of Kate Moss's comedy sketch with Katy Brand and Sadie Frost for Comic Relief. Well, now we have dug up a video of that sketch, which debuted on BBC One last Friday.... Read more »


Kate Moss's £5,000 kiss for charity

How much would you pay for a kiss from Kate Moss? £5,000? That's how much one lucky fellow paid after the supermodel, still dressed in that YSL tuxedo jacket , auctioned off a kiss at the Mummy Rocks charity event to... Read more »


Fashion Fringe returns to Covent Garden for 2009

Fashion Fringe is back for 2009! The annual design initiative returns to Covent Garden, as a new hunt begins to find the next superstar of fashion. At the launch yesterday, honorary chairperson, Donatella Versace ,... Read more »


Kate Moss shoots YSL campaign; attends Sir Philip Green's birthday bash

There was lots of talk that Kate Moss might be jumping on the Chanel/Fendi bandwagon, after she was spotted at strictly Karl Lagerfeld-only events during Paris Fashion Week. But after pics of the supermodel on a... Read more »


Nicole Richie pulls out of Liverpool Fashion Week

Nicole Richie has been forced to pull out of Liverpool Fashion Week after she announced she was expecting her second child. The Simple Life star was booked to appear as the main celebrity attraction at the week's finale... Read more »


Ken and Barbie get the Lagerfeld treatment

The celebration of Barbie's 50th anniversary continues with a special exhibition by Karl Lagerfeld . Barbie and Ken (played by Chanel model, Baptiste Giabiconi ) get a full Lagerfeld treatment, with the pair... Read more »


The Scene: Jemima Khan, Liberty Ross and co celebrate the arrival of Azzaro in London

London's chic elite were out in force yesterday for the launch party for the latest in a long line of pop-up shops to grace London's streets. Azzaro - the brand best known to most of us for the famous three ring dress,... Read more »


Update: Yves Saint Laurent auction fetches record £184 million

Despite a miserable economy, that historical Yves Saint Laurent auction has broken records, by fetching up to £184 million for charity. Bidders at the Grand Palais in Paris dipped into their wallets to buy pieces from the... Read more »

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GALLERY: Hats - An Anthology by Stephen Jones at the V&A Museum, London

Last night saw the opening of the Stephen Jones -curated Hats - An Anthology exhibition held at the Victoria and Albert Museum, and so of course, only the best "hatted" folk turned out to celebrate. From fellow designers... Read more »


Matthew Williamson parties with Lindsay Lohan at New York store opening

Surrounded by a bevy of beauties was 'our' boy Matthew Williamson this week, at the opening of his first U.S. store in New York . A few of the famous faces to pop into the brand new 2,600 square foot store included... Read more »


Does Lady in Red Renee Zellweger blend into the red carpet?

Renee Zellweger , once at the forefront of my red carpet dressing pack, has unfortunately fallen to the wayside a bit in recent outings (let's just say there weren't many fans of her Golden Globes look ). However, this... Read more »


Vivienne Westwood teams up with Stephen Jones to create new looks for Ascot

Bucking the traditions of Eliza Doolittle is Vivienne Westwood who has been invited to offer her vision for Royal Ascot . Collaborating with Stephen Jones , the pair have concocted some truly edgy pieces for the... Read more »

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Swedish Fashion at the Fashion and Textiles Museum, we speak to curator Maria Ben Saad

Swedish Fashion: Exploring a New Identity opened today at the Fashion and Textiles Museum , we featured an interview with Ann-Sofie Back , one of the designers in the exhibition yesterday but read on for our interview... Read more »