The Malta Independent 22 February 2017, Wednesday

Fashion

Sorbier says it with flowers

Friday, 10 February 2017, 15:26 Last update: about 15 days ago

The sublime artistry of couture merged with 19th-century organza-laid prints of flowers for French couturier Franck Sorbier's diaphanous spring-summer collection in Paris. Dancer-models emerged...

Opening Ceremony swap runway for an evening at the ballet

Thursday, 9 February 2017, 15:25 Last update: about 15 days ago

The fashion label Opening Ceremony never disappoints when it comes to finding inventive ways to present its wares at New York Fashion Week. It has shown its clothes next to a wall...

A Paris haute couture collection from conception to catwalk

Wednesday, 8 February 2017, 15:25 Last update: about 15 days ago

From the earliest ink sketches to the final touches on this season's stunning floral gowns, Frank Sorbier is one of the last Parisian couturiers to do it all himself. In a celebrity-driven...

5 tips for buying jewelry for Valentine's Day

Tuesday, 7 February 2017, 15:19 Last update: about 15 days ago

Shopping for jewelry for a loved one ahead of Valentine's Day can be stressful. But learning some tricks should help anyone have an easier time finding the perfect gift. That means understanding a...

Classical fuses with punk to kick off Paris menswear shows

Tuesday, 31 January 2017, 16:29 Last update: about 23 days ago

Subzero temperatures were an apt backdrop for fashionistas who arrived in Paris for the first day of warmly-wrapped fall/winter 2017 menswear fashion shows. The travelling press bid...

Boy George talks politics at Paris menswear, Dior goes dark

Monday, 30 January 2017, 16:27 Last update: about 23 days ago

Music maestro Boy George got political at Paris Fashion Week as Dior Homme went to the dark side, creating a hard, brooding fall-winter collection. Here are the highlights of Saturday's...

Silhouette plays for Yoshio Kubo

Friday, 27 January 2017, 16:21 Last update: about 29 days ago

Yoshio Kubo's manifesto was spare on the page: "I always focus on new details for outfits. I try to see outfits from different angles. I make a story for each season, which people never...

Protest revival for No. 21

Thursday, 26 January 2017, 16:20 Last update: about 29 days ago

While some designers embrace social media, Alessandro Dell'Acqua is using the latest collection for the No. 21 brand to issue a reminder that there is more to life. The Italian designer sought...

Impish, boyish looks permeate Milan's menswear runways

Wednesday, 25 January 2017, 16:20 Last update: about 29 days ago

Impish, boyish looks are permeating the Milan menswear runway this season, and the mood seems to be a search for a simpler past. Hooded parkas with contrasting color panels, straight trousers,...

Armani as furry wrapper-in-chief for Milan menswear season

Tuesday, 24 January 2017, 16:18 Last update: about 29 days ago

There have been lots of warm fuzzies on the Milan runway this season: shaggy fur, furry footwear, thick knits, big gloves, droopy caps, face-framing neck-warmers. All useful for hunkering down in...

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