If big risks and classical gowns are what you seek in haute couture, Valentino and Viktor & Rolf did not disappoint last week on the Paris runways.
Italian design house Seletti previews letter lights, Renaissance storage, murderous flowers (!) and intergalactic tableware.
A leading light of British design, Dixon presented two new ranges of home accessories at the interior design trade fair focused on iridescence and transparency.
One can always count on Versace to bring aggressive sexuality to the fore and it did just that January 25 at its Spring 2016 Haute Couture show.
Not since the days of the Charge of the Light Brigade has there been such an onrush of braid, breeches and boots.
The Maison & Objet interior design trade show ends January 26 in Paris. Here’s a round-up of the events and exhibitions you might still make this weekend.
Certain shows will be of particular interest to the fashion world this year, including one show staged with no creative director.
We have not even cleared one month of 2016 but we already have a few designer-of-the-year options, courtesy of the legendary Maison & Objet show.
Reza, whose elite clientele included the ill-fated Dodi al-Fayed and Princess Diana, amassed one of the world’s most impressive collections of gemstones.
A major fire broke out at the landmark Paris Ritz hotel, which is closed for renovations, the fire service said January 19.
Tenacious D, actor Jack Black’s comic rock duo, put some of their stage props on auction December 22 to raise money for victims of the Paris terror attacks.
While thousands of new properties will open their doors for the first time in 2016, here is a selection of properties noteworthy for raising the bar in luxury – and one distraction from Disney
The Fall-Winter 2016-17 menswear collections will hit Paris from January 20 to 24. New additions to the schedule include two Japanese labels.
Ahead of the much-awaited sixth anniversary of Le Cabinet de Curiosites exhibition, designer Christopher Jenner has revealed what he plans to present.
Anyone who has paid even passing attention to art auctions in the last 10 years cannot have escaped the power of contemporary Chinese art. It is surprising to us then to hear that the upcoming exhibition at the Fondation Louis Vuitton in January is the first time an entire exhibition has been devoted to contemporary … Continued
High fashion gets more inclusive, while staying completely exclusive. The first Chinese-born designer was admitted December 17 into Paris’s elite coterie of haute couture creators.
Luxury icon Louis Vuitton is making its mark as a leading light of heritage, craftsmanship and innovation via this exhibition at the Grand Palais in Paris.
Chanel brought the drama to Rome December 1, with legendary Italian film studio Cinecittà serving as the backdrop for the unveiling of the Paris-Rome 2015/16 “Métiers d’art” pre-fall collection.
The history of Louis Vuitton will be showcased at the Grand Palais in Paris from December 4, while the ongoing Series 3 in Singapore offers an immersive experience in the brand’s past, present and future.
Airbnb is running a contest that will give two lucky people the chance to sleep in the Catacombs of Paris, one of the world’s largest cemeteries.