Getting Personal: Louis Vuitton Me & Me Jewellery

Louis Vuitton, Me & Me Jewellery, V Collection, Necklaces, Trends Accessories, Fashion, Style, Nicolas Ghesquiere, Hong Kong, China

Personalisation is the luxury world’s antidote for weary shoppers looking for uniqueness, so it wasn’t surprising when Louis Vuitton recently launched a very covetable collection of necklaces called Me & Me.

While anything personalised may be a dime a dozen these days, this collection has[......]

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The Original: Castaner Espadrilles

The Original, Castaner, Espadrilles, Spain, Shoes, Trends, Spring/Summer 2015, Fashion, Accessories, Hong Kong, China

The Onda

We all know that espadrilles are still a hot shoe trend (you can’t beat them for the comfort factor) with designer brands like Chanel and Valentino making their own versions. But if there’s an espadrille style that you should own, then it has to be a pair from Spanish label Castaner,[......]

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Exclusive Interview: Five Minutes with Mary Katrantzou

Exclusive, Interview, Five Minutes, Mary Katrantzou, Print, London, British, Designer, Fashion, Style, Spring/Summer 2015

Female designers tend to instinctively know what women want to wear and Mary Katrantzou is no exception. But unlike many of her peers who appeal to a woman’s more practical side with their modern wardrobe classics (hello Phoebe Philo) Katrantzou has amassed a cult following thanks to her bold, a[......]

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Mr Porter’s Kingsman: For Modern Gents Only

Mr Porter, Kingsman, Modern, Men's Wear, Matthew Vaughn, Fashion, Style, London, Britain, Online

Some of men’s wear’s greatest moments have happened on film (hello James Bond) so it came as no surprise when online retailer Mr Porter announced they would be collaborating with acclaimed British film director Matthew Vaughn (of Snatch and X-Men fame) on a new brand inspired by his latest block[......]

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What’s Hot and What’s Not this week

What's Hot, What's Not, This Week, Fashion, Style, Trends, Spring/Summer 2015, Valentino Resort

Who wants one colour when you can have all, a la Valentino Resort?

Get ready for minis, flares  and A-line silhouettes because the 1970s is back in a big way.

Zip front sweaters
Part utilitiarian,  part sexy.

Polka dot jeans
We are loving Stella McCartney’s v[......]

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Introducing Moynat: The Epitome of French Luxury

Introducing Moynat, French, Luxury, Bernard Arnault, Leathergoods, Accessories, Hong Kong, China, Ramesh Nair

For over 100 years, French luxury has been synonymous with high profile names like Louis Vuitton and Goyard, but that is set to change with the re-emergence of an unknown gem by the name of Moynat.

Up until two years ago not many people had heard of Moynat although it was founded in 1849, a f[......]

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Designer to Know: Esteban Cortazar

Designer to Know, Esteban Cortazar, Fashion, Style, Paris, Netaporter, Spring/Summer 2015, Hong Kong, China

Spring/Summer 2015

You may not have heard of Esteban Cortazar (yet) but the 30 year old has achieved more than most young designers could ever dream of.

Born in Colombia and raised in Miami, Cortazar’s introduction to fashion came via the very glamorous world of 1990s South Beach. He lived[......]

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A Year in Style 2014

A year in style, 2014, Fashion moments, stories, headlines, fashion, style, end of year

As we welcome a new year, we look back at some of fashion’s most unforgettable  moments  from the rise of the Kardashians to the year’s hottest trend – normcore.

The Style Stars

It was one thing when Carine Roitfeld put Kim Kardashian on the cover of CR, but the world wasn’t prepared whe[......]

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The Investment: Valextra

The Ivestment, Valextra, Leathergoods, Milan, Luxury, Italy, Hong Kong, China, Handbags, Accessories, Fashion, Style

These days every brand is capitalising on the growing demand for understated luxury, exclusivity and elusiveness. This has been most prevalent in the accessories realm where brands like Celine have built a cult following thanks to their minimalist yet timeless designs that are free from decorati[......]

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Say My Name: Personalised Handbags

Say My Name, Personalised, Handbags, Customisation, Personalisation, Accessories, Luxury, Fashion, Style, Edie Parker, Anya Hindmarch, Goyard, Misela, Mischa Designs, Sara Battaglia

What’s in a name? Apparently a lot, judging from fashion’s current obsession with customisation. After all, in this era of ubiquity, who doesn’t want to have something unique? Monogramming, personalisation, initialing, and the like has been spotted on all manner of accoutrements, but in no categ[......]

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