1970’s chic: suede coat, €1,240, Theory; dress, €446, Diane Von Furstenberg; glasses, €315, Miu Miu, all Brown Thomas. Hat, €19.99, River Island

If there’s one period that continues to dominate present day fashion it’s the 70s as this shoot styled by Carmel Daly illustrates. The vogue reache(...)

Laura Whitmore (centre) and models walk the runway at the Bora Aksu show during London Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2015/16 at Somerset House. Photograph: Ben A Pruchnie/Getty Images

Fashion sights will be trained on London this weekend and a host of catwalk events at the 61st London Fashion Week which was formally opened by Natali(...)

This generation of athleisure starts and ends with Alexander Wang. Above, Wang’s collection for H&M. Photograph: Daniel Zuchnik/Getty Images

As fashion nomenclatures go, “athleisure” has a lot to answer for. Comprising athletics and leisure – two things that might seem anathema – it is a(...)

Anna Wintour, Sir Philip Green, Kate Moss, Lottie Moss, Natalie Massenet and Poppy Delevingne at Topshop Unique Show. Photograph: Getty Images 2:07

Fashion is now the UK’s second biggest industry, worth an impressive £26 billion (€32 billion) to the economy and employing more than 800,000 peopl(...)

A Lanvin one-shoulder raspberry dress, a Proenza Schouler silver foiled dress and a Lanvin metallic shirt in red from the Brown Thomas collection. Photograph: Alan Betson

With its winter sale ending this week, Brown Thomas’s breakfast fashion show, held yesterday in its stylish new restaurant, introduced the new spring (...)

 Yomiko Chen models a fine-knit top by M Missoni (€390), part of spring/summer 2014 range at Arnotts. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Buyers at Arnotts were tight-lipped about a possible takeover by Selfridges at an upbeat presentation of their spring/summer 2014 fashions held in Smo(...)

One of the world’s greatest creative hubs, the old Central St Martins College building at London’s 107-109 Charing Cross Road, is about to be reinvent(...)

Left to right:  denim dress (€97), at East;  culottes (£30/€35) at Asos.com; sleeveless printed dress (€348), by Mary Katrantzou x Current/Elliott at My-Wardrobe.com; printed top (€24) and jeans (€32), at Dorothy Perkins

Since the advent of denim – as workwear and then, thanks to Levi Strauss, as the item every James Dean wannabe just had to own – we have seen (...)