Home » Fashion & Beauty (page 5)

Fashion & Beauty

Qatari Investment Fund Acquires Balmain

After the rumours circulating these past months, it has finally been confirmed that French fashion house Balmain has been sold to Mayhoola, the investment fund supported by the Emir of Qatar. Founded in 1945 by designer Pierre Balmain, the label has had some financial problems over the years. But thanks to former CEO Alain Hivelin, who passed away in 2014, and Olivier Rousteing, creative ...

Stella McCartney Creating Menswear Label

British fashion designer Stella McCartney has confirmed she will launch a menswear label.

Stella McCartney has been making huge strides in the world of womenswear and her sportswear partnership with Adidas. Now, she's diving into menswear. ''It feels like the right moment,'' she says.

According to WWD, rumours had been rife for some months that Stella McCartney was ready to conquer menswear and now those rumours have been confirmed by her fashion house. The first collection from the new label will be shown this November 10th at a showcase in London, with her pre-autumn/winter 2017 womenswear collection. It's also assumed from the brands statement that the menswear pieces will be sold on a 'see now, buy now' basis meaning one will be able to purchase an item after it has flaunted the runway.

McCartney is a vegetarian and a well-known advocate for animal rights and sustainability which was portrayed in the official statement from the brand, in relation to her menswear collection. According to the bra


Tony Awards 2016 – Winners & Best Dressed

The 70th annual Tony Awards took place Sunday night at The Beacon Theatre in New York. The Tony Awards take place on an annual basis honouring the hard work and dedication of those who have worked on Broadway. This years diverse ceremony was held at the Beacon Theatre in New York after previously being held at Radio City Music Hall ...

Summer Fashion 2016: 5 Trends For Women To Try Now

As the days get warmer and the sun shines bright in the sky, we can finally feel summer coming! And what could be better than shopping for some new summer clothes? Get ready to update your wardrobe with these 5 trends we will be wearing this season.   Slip Dress The lingerie/pyjama dressing trend has been a favourite on the ...

CFDA Fashion Awards 2016: The Winners and The Fashion

On Monday night, the prestigious CFDA Fashion Awards took place at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City. One of the biggest events for the fashion world, important names and contributors, from designers to A-listers, gathered together to celebrate the Academy Awards of the industry. Marc Jacobs won the Womenswear Designer of the Year Award, while Thom Browne took home ...

The Glamour Awards 2016

One of the UK’s biggest showbiz nights, The Glamour Awards 2016 took place on Tuesday evening at London’s Berkeley Square Gardens. The Glamour Awards, hosted by the magazine, is a prestigious event that’s held annually in celebration of honorary women (not forgetting the Man of the Year) from varied fields. Behind the scenes of the 2016 ceremony, fans of Tanya Burr, Youtuber, were in awe ...

Kristen Stewart fronts new Chanel campaign video

If Kristen Stewart’s transformation from sulky to sultry still had any doubters, then point them in the direction of Karl Lagerfeld. The Chanel creative director is setting everyone straight in his new video for the house’s Métiers d’Art pre-AW16 collection, which showcases her as the ultimate Chanel woman. Directed by the Chanel frontman himself, Stewart – who is Lagerfeld’s muse ...

Skip to toolbar