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The Scene: Agyness Deyn and Henry Holland party on both sides of the pond

We haven't mentioned bezzies Agyness Deyn and Henry Holland in the same sentence oh... in about a week, so I thought I'd find out what the terrible twosome were up to. It turns out that this week Agy and Hezza have... Read more »


Oprah Winfrey opens up her wardrobe for charity

Oprah Winfrey fans are getting a chance to own a piece of their favourite talk-show host's wardrobe with Winfrey selling off her clothing to help charity. 'Oprah's Closet' has opened up inside the store, which sells... Read more »


Agent Provocateur hosts Life Ball 2008

Last year it was Heatherette and this year it is Agent Provocateur who will be hosting Life Ball, Europe's biggest AIDS charity event. Bursting with colour, dance and music, this year's opening ceremony will commence... Read more »

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What Makes a Design Icon?

Yesterday saw the first in a series of Harrods' Design Icons lectures in conjunction with the Design Museum which kicked off with Matteo Alessi, Roland Mouret, former Editorial Director of icon magazine Aidan Walker, and... Read more »


Naomi Campbell flies to Brazil for charity (not on BA!)

Naomi Campbell has escaped her recent dramas by flying to Brazil on a charitable mission, only this time she didn't fly BA. The troubled supermodel has travelled to the tropical region to raise awareness of Dengue... Read more »


Cambodian charity rejects Carla Bruni nude portrait donation

The profits from the sale of a nude portrait of Carla Bruni , which fetched £45,000 at auction, have been rejected by a Cambodian charity. Swiss paediatrician Beat Richner, who heads up the children's medical care group,... Read more »


Amy Winehouse will not perform at MET's Costume Institute Gala

Despite reports to the contrary, Amy Winehouse will not be performing at this year's Metropolitan Museum of Art's annual Costume Institute Gala . The troubled singer has been mysteriously dropped from the event... Read more »


What would you pay to go behind-the-scenes at Elle?

We've all seen The Devil Wears Prada , heard the infamous stories of what it's like to work in a fashion office and wondered what the fashion closet really does look like at the major glossies. But what price would... Read more »


Swarovski 'crystallizes' wedding frocks with Christopher Kane, Vivienne Westwood and pals

Imagine a room covered ceiling to floor in Swarovski crystals. Now add in amazing couture wedding dresses by some of the country's top designers (including Vivienne Westwood (above), Alice Temperley, Christopher Kane and... Read more »


Star style: Gwyneth Paltrow and Liz Hurley are pretty in pink for breast cancer charity bash, New York

It was a pink parade last night at The Breast Cancer Research Foundation's Hottest Pink Party in New York. Estee Lauder spokesmodels Liz Hurley and Gwyneth Paltrow attended the benefit, held at the Waldorf-Astoria,... Read more »


Stars arriving at the Food Bank for New York City Can-Do Awards Dinner

Last night two of our favourite ladies, Gwyneth Paltrow and Helena Christensen , were honoured at the Food Bank of New York City's Can-Do Awards Dinner. The night also marked the 25th anniversary of the charity's... Read more »


The Scene: George Clooney comes to town; Harper's Bazaar throws him a party

Above from L-R: Elle Macpherson, Thandie Newton, George Clooney, Natasha McElhone, Helena Bonham Carter and Mariella Frostrup. Whenever George Clooney is around you're sure to find a bevy of beauties, and it... Read more »

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Henry Holland and Pam Hogg turn up for the opening of Mr Start

Mr Start, Start Boutique's tailoring shop opened last night and it was a great party. We sipped on mini bottles of Moet and danced to '50s hits while stylish waitresses brought out canapés and meat on a stick...mmm... Read more »

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CQ Society: Cavalli vodka launch at Movida

What did you need to get into Cavalli's vodka launch party at Movida on Wednesday? It seems if you weren't in possession of an orange tan, eurotrash accent, bling for the girls and a stripy shirt avec popped collar for... Read more »


Get bidding on a Tommy Hilfiger tote signed by Carla Bruni-Sarkozy

We are all aware by now what Carla Bruni-Sarkozy has done for Dior during her recent visit to the UK, but can she do the same for Tommy Hilfiger? Our brilliant accessories blog, The Bag Lady , reported waaay back in... Read more »


The Scene: Henry Holland's club night attracts the fashion glitterati

With her big sister belting out the tunes the night before at Rodnik's private view bash , we couldn't expect Pixie Geldof to miss out on some party action this week. The pint-sized it-girl was seen last night at... Read more »


The Run, Fat Boy, Run LA premiere: Amanda Bynes, Thandie Newton, Saffron Burrows

The LA premiere of Run, Fat Boy, Run , earlier this week brought out its star, Thandie Newton out in a pink Matthew Williamson ruffled gown. The brightly coloured dress featured ruffle trimmed sleeves and neckline and... Read more »


Britney Spears' on-screen wardrobe auctioned

While there might not be many who would pay a small fortune for Britney Spears' current rotation of clothes (that purple dress and clashing trilby she's been wearing everywhere isn't exactly copied by the minions),... Read more »


Paris Hilton irks off Lindsay Lohan at L.A. fashion event

It was stropsville for Lindsay Lohan last week when she rocked up to host an L.A. fashion event only to find out that it was being sponsored by Paris Hilton . Organisers were forced to apologise to Lohan after she... Read more »

David and Victoria Beckham the Easter egg heads

David and Victoria Beckham the Easter egg heads

We heard about Thornton's asking Henry Holland to design a chocolate Easter egg, but I wonder if they asked David and Victoria Beckham if Id-Iom, a London graffiti-style design team, could use their faces on chocolate... Read more »