Vogue launches in the Arab world with bold mission and style

16 Mar 2017
Vogue launched its newest international edition this month, targeting a niche audience in the Middle East that is fashion conscious, style-driven and wealthy. If its debut is anything to go by, the magazine promises to be bold,...

In Siberian pageant, beauty comes in all sizes

Models of the SibPlus Models agency and participants of the Miss Doughnut beauty competition walk during a rehearsal in Krasnoyarsk, Siberia, Russia March 4, 2017 (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters). In Russia's snowy Krasnoyarsk, women preparing for a plus-sized beauty contest parade around dressed in swimsuits.
09 Mar 2017
In Russia's snowy Krasnoyarsk province, women prepare for a plus-sized beauty contest parade around a hall, dressed in ball gowns and swimsuits -- but they also take classes in kick-boxing and dancing. Models of the SibPlus Models...

Here’s your front row view at the best looks of Paris Fashion Week

Manish Arora collection.
04 Mar 2017
This year's Paris Fashion Week is being held from February 28 to March 7 in the French capital.   Thursday (March 2) was an emotional and highlight-packed day in the French capital, with Clare Waight Keller’s final show for...

Video: Princess Diana's dresses showcased 20 years after her death

Journalists attend a preview of a new exhibition of dresses worn by the late Princess of Wales Diana, at Kensington Palace in London, Britain February 22, 2017 (Peter Nicholls / Reuters).
23 Feb 2017
Gowns worn by Princess Diana for everything from meeting diplomats to dancing with movie stars feature in an exhibition celebrating the fashion of one of Britain's favorite royals, which opens in London this week. The collection of 25...

Marc Jacobs unveils makeup kit inspired by spring 2017 runway show

Marc Jacobs Beauty’s limited-edition makeup set comes in a pouch designed by illustrator, Julie Verhoeven.
18 Feb 2017
Marc Jacobs Beauty has presented a limited-edition makeup collection, directly inspired by the brand’s spring 2017 New York fashion show, held back in September. The collection promises runway-inspired beauty looks for the spring...

Introducing the beauty stars of 2017

Gwen Stefani can be seen in the cartoon series Kuu Kuu Harajuku.
11 Feb 2017
The competition for beauty star of the year is heating up. Here are the stars set to dominate the beauty industry over the next few months.   Iris Law   British fashion house Burberry unveiled Iris Law as its new global...

Melania Trump on Vanity Fair Mexico cover raises eyebrows


Melania Trump on Vanity Fair Mexico cover at an awkward time

06 Feb 2017
Melania Trump is gracing the cover of Vanity Fair Mexico at an awkward time. The first lady is pictured for the February issue of the magazine, poised with a fork over a bowl of jewels, as if preparing to eat them like pasta. One of the...

Look sporty and chic like a … cyclist?

PS by Paul Smith Autumn/Winter 2017. Photos: Jacopo Lorenzini


21 Jan 2017
Paul Smith has managed to combine business and pleasure with his newly redefined PS by Paul Smith line. The British designer turned to his love of cycling for the line’s Autumn/Winter 2017 collection, which debuted at the Italian...

Five resolutions for a beautiful 2017

A new US study has shown that switching to more natural cosmetics for just a few days is enough to significantly lower the levels of hormone-disrupting chemicals in teenage girls. 
31 Dec 2016
Have you let bad habits become part of your routine? There's no better time than the New Year for turning over a new leaf.   Here are five easy-to-keep beauty resolutions for 2017.   Go micellar We all know that going to...

Cairo Fashion Week promises modish extravaganza

Cairo Fashion Week
26 Dec 2016
As Cairo traditionally used to be a city of fashion, for the second time now, Cairo fashion week (CFW) will be launched on Wednesday. The first CFW was officially launched in Egypt in 2015. The fashion trade event comes complete with a...