Fashion Updates

how Phoebe Philo made trainers high fashion

After years of stoically wearing four-inch stilettos, in recent times, fashion editors are taking pride in walking with ease, as trainers have become more fashionable – even among the manicured and glossy. High fashion’s adoption of trainers has a lot to do with one woman – Phoebe Philo, the Céline creative director, whose pared back, […]

Fashion Updates

this season’s spectacles are big, bold and ugly

There are people who think spectacles are for seeing: sensible people, or anomalies, if this autumn’s spectacle trend is anything to go by. This season, vision is secondary. Rather, it’s about being seen, and glasses are bigger, brighter, bolder and uglier than ever before. Trawling through France on a painfully unfun holiday in her new […]