Centre for Sustainable Fashion (CSF), part of the London College of Fashion, is marking the United Nations Climate Change conference COP21 with the launch of its Dress For Our Time initiative that aims to address climate change. The initiative by Professor Helen Storey will be released in a series of […]

Margaret Thatcher's bodyguard would carry her high heels into the Kremlin and the ex-prime minister wore trousers only down a coal mine, according to an auction catalogue of her belongings. Auction house Christie's is selling off 350 belongings of the late "Iron Lady" including clothes, letters, books, […]

Muse to the world's most celebrated designers, aristocrat and international symbol of Parisian elegance, Jacqueline de Ribes is star of the latest New York exhibition that opens on Thursday. "Jacqueline de Ribes, the art of style," at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute showcases her […]

London’s V&A Museum is placing underwear under the spotlight for its next fashion exhibition, Undressed: A Brief History of Underwear, which will run from April next year until March, 2017 featuring more than 200 examples of underwear for men and women. The concept of the exhibition will be to document […]

She was France's great high society beauty, who so drove Marcel Proust to distraction that he went to his grave begging for a photograph of her. The crowned heads of Europe were equally in awe of her, with many dropping in on her Parisian salon before visiting the president at the Elysee Palace. Now […]

Its elaborate Baroque facade now sparkles in the sun, scaffold-free: Rome's Trevi Fountain will gush its emerald waters once again Tuesday after a clean-up funded by Italian fashion house Fendi. Crowds of frustrated tourists have spent months peeking at bits of the monument from a special walkway put […]

London may be hosting the latest Chanel retrospective, but Paris is showing the work of its creative director, Karl Lagerfeld. The exhibition, called Visual Journey, focuses on Lagerfeld's photography as opposed to his fashion design, and is showing at the Pinacothèque de Paris art gallery. The exhibition […]

Nick Knight and Showstudio.com have been hired by Veuve Clicquot to curate a new experience in time for Halloween, which pays homage to the brand's famous widow, Madame Clicquot. The project, which is part of the French Champagne's Widow Series, includes the opening of a new exhibition entitled "A Beautiful […]

Earlier in the year during the great Sony hack of 2015, details of a proposed film on US Vogue's creative director Grace Coddington were revealed, but were never confirmed. This week Coddington confirmed to Fashionista that the film on her life is indeed going ahead, supported by production company […]

Chanel's artistic director Karl Lagerfeld reckons founder Coco Chanel would have hated his work as an exhibition dedicated to the luxury fashion brand opened in London Tuesday. "I don't think she'd agree with me," Lagerfeld told reporters at the Saatchi Gallery at a preview of its "Mademoiselle Prive" […]

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