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Met Gala

Beyond fabulous: how camp created the Met Gala’s craziest red carpet...

The bar for party dressing this summer just got pretty high. Billy Porter arrived at the Met Gala in a catsuit with gold wings,...
Influencers

Has the bubble burst? Influencer Emily Jane Johnston from Fashion Foie...

When the word "influencer" comes up in conversation around the world this month, one thing may spring to mind: footage of 21-year-old Jessy Taylor...
Chanel

Chanel Cruise 2020: Virginie Viard unveils relaxed look after Lagerfeld

It's the journey that matters most to the house of Chanel, which chose a rail station as inspiration for its latest cruise collection, staged...
Topshop Arcadia

Arcadia landlords want more investment in return for backing rescue

Sir Philip Green’s landlords are seeking a significant increase in investment from the Arcadia owner in return for backing a rescue of his struggling...
Boohoo

Here’s why Boohoo shares are climbing higher

Stock markets are struggling on boohoo's results day, but the retailer is defying the gloom. Fast fashion is back in vogue on the London market,...
Laura Ashley Urban Outfitters

Urban Outfitters x Laura Ashley: the unexpected collaboration you’ll want to...

I’ll never forget my first Laura Ashley dress. I was five, and the item in question was a white sailor-collared, navy floral cotton number so...
High street shopping

Thousands of UK shops left empty as high street crisis deepens

The number of shops lying empty soared by more than 7,500 last year, according to new data that lays bare the crisis on the...
Instagram

Scammers have turned Instagram into a showroom for luxury counterfeits

Instagram is failing to clamp down on the abuse of its platform by groups of organized criminals promoting counterfeit luxury products including shoes, handbags,...
Sir Philip Green

The fate of Sir Philip Green’s empire hanging in the balance

The future of Sir Philip Green’s empire is hanging in the balance as industry insiders say a planned rescue may struggle to win approval...
Sonia Rykiel SS19

Sonia Rykiel to enter receivership

Sonia Rykiel has entered receivership, a process in which a legal custodian is appointed to control a company's assets because it has no money....
Shopping

Consumer confidence remains steady amid Brexit carry-on, survey shows

Britons were more positive about the future economic situation in April than they were in March, but are putting off major purchases amid financial...
Topshop Arcadia

Sir Philip Green’s Arcadia secures help from HSBC to keep suppliers...

Sir Philip Green’s Arcadia has secured help from HSBC in an attempt to reassure suppliers as the retailer looks to get a rescue deal...