Fashion

Is Fashion Ready for Fifth Harmony?

For most pop acts, uniformity is the fashion goal, from the Supremes’s identical sequined gowns to Destiny’s Child’s Tina Knowles costumes. Traditionally, singing together means dressing in sync. But lately, modern girl bands have stopped matching, choosing instead to embrace each artist’s personality with individual outfits. No group personifies this shift better than Fifth Harmony, the chart-topping quartet who rose ... Read More »

Melania Trump Steps Out of Her Fashion Comfort Zone

Melania Trump joined her husband on Monday afternoon to greet Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the White House. She stepped outside her sartorial comfort zone, wearing a yellow floor-length, floral dress by Emilio Pucci with a thick belt cinching her waist. The dress was a departure from her usual fashion preferences of knee-length dresses and solid, neutral hues. This ... Read More »

Elle Australia’s new, world-first fashion cover starring Margaret Zhang was shot on an iPhone

Elle Australia has unveiled a new issue with a cover and fashion spread shot entirely on an iPhone. In a world-first for a fashion publication, Australian photographer Georges Antoni captured digital disruptor Margaret Zhang using an iPhone 7 for the June issue, on stands on Monday. Fashion consultant Margaret Zhang as she appears in the new issue of Elle Australia, on ... Read More »

Fashion designers make top-end versions of cheap items

A pair of muddy jeans. A crumpled blue Ikea shopping bag. A hi-viz jacket of the kind worn by workmen. Unlikely sources of inspiration for high fashion? You’d think so. Yet in a baffling trend, catwalk designers have made top-end versions of all these cheap items — and are selling them at outrageous prices. This week, French fashion house Balenciaga ... Read More »

Canada Today: Miracle Babies, Trudeau Fashion and La Meute

Each week, Canada Today mixes The Times’s recent Canada-related coverage with back stories and analysis from our reporters, along with opinions from our readers. During the depths of the Great Depression, the world’s attention focused on the area in and around North Bay, Ontario. In Corbeil, a village about 10 miles from the city’s downtown, five identical daughters were born ... Read More »

8 Trending Footwear Styles To Have This Summer

“Shoes affect our perceptions of others and our perceptions of self”, a statement given in a survey conducted by Russell W. Belk, University of Utah in 1990-2000. Even if we are wearing the prettiest outfit, our look can go completely off the hook if we team it with the wrong footwear. Every pair of footwear has a specific time to ... Read More »

7 Excellent Fashion Tips for Plus Size Brides

Struggles with body size affect many people. You should never be limited by your body size. As your wedding day approaches, you must stop struggling to lose weight. Instead, settle for a beautiful design for your bridal gown and shoes. You are beautiful the way you are and you do not have to change or be depressed about your looks. ... Read More »

Are you a confused bride? Hire a personal shopper

  Hiring a personal shopper or stylist can help in decreasing the confusion for brides, who cannot make up their mind on what to wear. Sheena Agarwaal, director, Urbanista Image Consultancy, shares tips to keep in mind while hiring personal shoppers and stylists: * Know your personal shopper: Meet your personal shopper in person before hiring them. It is important ... Read More »

Kareena Kapoor Likes Arjun’s Confidence on Ramp

Arjun and Kareena Kapoor photographed during the Lakme Fashion Week. “Since this was the first time I saw him (Arjun Kapoor) walking the ramp, I think he did the catwalk quite well. He was quite confident and that’s what I liked,” said Kareena Kapoor. Arjun turned showstopper for Manish Malhotra at the ongoing Lakme Fashion Week in Mumbai. Kareena and ... Read More »

On The Oscars Red Carpet, A Trip Around the World

Jennifer Lawrence photographed at the Academy Awards on February 29. (Image Courtesy: AFP) Brie Larson wore Gucci, the label revivified by Alessandro Michele: a billowy, bold, blue ruffled frock whose lightness was bisected and somewhat weighed down by a large jeweled belt. Cate Blanchett returned to one of her regular sponsors, Armani, who made over red-carpet dressing in the 1990s ... Read More »