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 (...)