Tech & Science
The 93-Year-Old Style Icon Who Made Old Cool
International icon Iris Apfel is celebrated in a new documentary for the way she's illuminated the world of clothes
Fragrance: why everyone likes a lick of leather
The surging popularity of fresher, less heavily masculine leather fragrances carries a whiff of exotic travel, of the Roaring Twenties and even of the seraglio
How to be the best-dressed man of the summer
The British are learning from Italy and starting to dress with casual confidence
Women are no longer waiting for men to shower them with gems
Women are purchasing their own jewellery and even invading the traditionally male auction houses
Welcome to the new wave of wearable technology
Replace real yarn with electronic threads and, hey presto, your clothing acts as a touchscreen
Time to get on board with fashion in the form of fragrance
It sounds bizarre, but big brands are trying to define the scent of their own high-concept catwalk shows
A new show celebrates our obsession with shoes
A delightful new show displays the follies and fantasies of mankind's long obsession with footwear
How the Cruise collections have raised their game
Cruise collections now display more wearable clothes than high-concept catwalk couture
As summer approaches, it's time to get your scoat
The sleeveless coat that looks like an overgrown waistcoat is the perfect thing to wear as spring slips into summer
Vintage couture is breaking into the most exclusive circles
Once seen as a bit shabby, even if chic, vintage couture is finally looking startlingly modern
Fashion faces its dirty secret
As campaigners like Pharrell Williams get involved, sustainability in the fashion industry has become the new cool.
Of duchesses and dinosaurs
Centuries-old looms once smuggled into France to save them from machine-breakers are now producing Europe's finest lace.
Stealth Wealth: A Spotter's Guide
Gone are the days of ostentatious handbags. Now only those in the know can see the expense.
Painting on a Brave Face
An astonishing story of hope leading from the Nazi concentration camps to the prisons and cancer wards of today
Clothes That Matter More Than Sex
Gender-neutral outfits are on the rise as designers embrace the concept of shopping without stereotypes.