Twenty-one years. That’s how long Reebok Classics have reigned over the urban fashion scene. The original clean, streamlined, white sneakers look good with anything and, although they’ve yet to be fully embraced within wider fashion circles, this new collaboration with Sandro, the ultra-chic Parisian label, should help. If you’re notRead More →

So the days are getting colder and the nights are getting longer. But don’t rule out dresses just yet Velvet midi dress, £79.99, zara.com. Printed dress, £30, monki.com. Denim shirt dress, £55, weekday.com. Stripe dress, £89, toa.st. Drawstring hem dress, £89,cosstores.com. 70’s style dress, £72, by Sister Jane, from topshop.com.Read More →

1. Gucci on the high street If you’ve seen any of the following in Zara or Topshop – shaggy faux-fur coats, pussybow blouses or floral dresses that look like 1970s upholstery – then you’ve already spotted the beginnings of the Guccification of the high street. This is all thanks toRead More →

There are small but crucial differences between fashion and the real world. Here’s one: in fashion, flowers for the kitchen table are not something that you buy on impulse from the stall by the station as an it’s-Friday treat. They are as much of a style statement – and asRead More →

A writer has claimed a small victory in a plagiarism battle with the fashion designer Vivienne Westwood – but has pledged that his legal fight is not over. Paul Gorman alleges that Westwood filled her autobiography with sections lifted from his 2001 book The Look: Adventures in Rock and PopRead More →