A film based on Alexander McQueen's final show before his death, Plato's Atlantis, is to commence shooting this spring, and set for release late 2017. English actor Jack O’Connell has been cast as Lee “Alexander” McQueen in Andrew Haigh’s forthcoming biopic of the legendary fashion designer’s life. […]

London - Donatella Versace, artistic director and vice president of Italian fashion house Versace, has written a book detailing the intimate history of the family-run label established by her late brother Gianni Versace and which she has been heading since 1997. Simply called Versace, the 336 paged […]

It's a suitable tale of metamorphosis: a tailoring shop for businessmen in Brooklyn transforms into a bespoke company in full bloom thanks to its gay and transgender clientele. The agent of change is Daniel Friedman, a 37-year-old American-Canadian -- who himself is straight. Friedman had no apparent […]

At 83 Miyo Maki had never manicured her nails,thickened and deformed due to leprosy, a disease she was diagnosed with when she was just 10 years old. But on Wednesday, as she marked her birthday, the former leprosy patient proudly displayed her shiny artificial nails, applied by a manicurist, ahead […]

He's an Instagram-era Oscar Wilde, the chronicler of fashion world follies whose little red book has become a must-have accessory as anything on the Paris catwalk. Loic Prigent's "I Love Fashion But it's Everything That I Hate" -- a collection of put-downs, witticisms and snippets of overheard conversations […]

Although the Los Angeles County Museum of Art is most known for its art exhibitions and installations, the museum has actually forged a path into fashion. In the past few years, the museum has welcomed local designers for collaborations combining both art and fashion entitled Wear LACMA. This year, […]

Within an industry driven by near unattainable standards of beauty, the work of photographer Peter Lindbergh feels quite refreshing. Best known for launching the careers of supermodels Naomi Campbell, Cindy Crawford and Linda Evangelista, Lindbergh's work revolves around capturing the real essence and […]

REVIEW Amsterdam - "I never thought it would become such a historical image,” said Peter Lindbergh on the now iconic photograph of the then unknown models Karen Alexander, Linda Evangelista, Tatjana Patitz and Christy Turlington in white shirts on the beach during the press preview for his latest exhibition […]

Fashion designer turned film director Tom Ford enthralled the Venice film festival Friday with a gripping tale of betrayal and revenge, unveiling two films in one with his hotly-anticipated "Nocturnal Animals". The romantic thriller, Ford's second feature film after "A Single Man" (2009), spooked and […]

From porcupine quills and fruit, to silver coins and beads, the ethnic costumes on parade in Myanmar's capital this week showed off the country's diversity and added sartorial splendour to the cold detail of talks to end decades of rebellion. Bedecked in an elaborate headdress of feathers, quills and […]

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