Fashion Stories

How Christo and Jeanne-Claude inspired Paul Smith to believe in the unbelievable

The art duo’s audacious, site-specific works left a big impression on the British designer, as he explains in our new book How Christo and Jeanne-Claude inspired Paul Smith to believe in the unbelievable

Betak stages the perfect pandemic fashion show

The fashion show master moved everything to a field outside Paris, in a beautifully simple response to Covid-19 Betak stages the perfect pandemic fashion show

All you need to know about Paul Smith

In this bright new monograph, the legendary designer selects 50 objects that have influenced his 50-year-old brand All you need to know about Paul Smith

All you need to know about How to Be Yourself

Simon Doonan, author and Creative Ambassador-at-Large for Barneys has figured it all out and has a solution for all of life’s challenges All you need to know about How to Be Yourself

Grace Coddington and Fabien Baron on fashion after Covid

Two hugely influential figures believe fashion will change, and that, in someways, a little lockdown can do some good Grace Coddington and Fabien Baron on fashion after Covid

Marc Jacobs remembers his friend Kansai Yamamoto

Jacobs recalls the fortuitous, early commission he received from the late, great Japanese fashion designer Marc Jacobs remembers his friend Kansai Yamamoto

Viktor&Rolf's new collection requires social distancing

The fashion house's clothes for A/W 2020 have some extraordinary detailing to suit our extraordinary times Viktor&Rolf's new collection requires social distancing

Hosting a virtual event? Read Bronson van Wyck’s advice first

The author of Born to Party, Forced to Work, has some great tips if you're planning a special occasion Zoom get together Hosting a virtual event? Read Bronson van Wyck’s advice first

Fabien Baron's Lockdown Life

'I start my day, alone with the company of the sunrise, the sound of the waves, the occasional dolphin or seal. There’s never anyone else around. It’s cold and often windy but I breathe in every second of it, and take my pictures' Fabien Baron's Lockdown Life

Sorry if we messed up your love life Selena!

Gomez says our Rihanna book is too much distraction when guys come round Sorry if we messed up your love life Selena!

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