Valentino the Maestro and the Myth-maker

Have a glimpse of Valentino’s world through unseen personal pictures and exclusive videos, feeling the thrill of walking the catwalk while the “audience” is dressed in Haute Couture.

Modern Day Slavery in the Fashion Industry

Attention needs to be brought to the issues of human trafficking in the modelling industry and slave labour in garment factories. We introduce you different initiatives that are working to combat modern day slavery.


Haikure: the Eco-friendly Denim

Find out why Haikure, a demin brand that uses fabrics from recycled plastic bottles, Lyocell fibres extracted from eucalyptus pulp and organic cotton is a must-have for your ‘green’ wardrobe.

Cristina Peral - UTOPIA

Cristina Peral: A Utopian Vision of Design

We explore the designs of an emerging talent that combines the past with the most innovative elements of current fashion and in so doing achieves an unparalleled dreamy, utopian vision of a not too distant future.

The Inspiring Life of Coco Chanel

Test your knowledge! How much do you really know about the life of one of the most iconic figures and designers from the 20th century? Check out this infographic which walks you through Coco Chanel’s most remarkable achievements.

Rani Zakhem - Dresses: Peplum and Glitz, Ruffle Daze,Gem Affair

Rani Zakhem – the Art of a Gown

If you were to buy a couture gown, the last thing you would think of is the lengthy process that magnificent piece might have gone through! Designer Rani Zakhem, tells us all about gowns and his latest couture collection.