Models walk the runway during the Celine show as part of the Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Spring/Summer 2015 yesterday. Photograph: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images

The Indian summer drawing out crowds in Paris chimed with the spring/summer collections for 2015 which continued in the French capital at the weeke(...)

Models present creations by Stella McCartney as part of her autumn-winter 2014-2015 women’s ready-to-wear collection show during Paris Fashion Week. Photograph: Benoit Tessier/Reuters

Yesterday, in the middle of Paris Fashion Week, I saw women crowding around the rails in Zara on the Champs Élysées, stopping at the black-and-whit(...)

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(...)

A model presents a creation by British designer Phoebe Philo from her spring/summer 2014 women’s ready-to-wear collection for fashion house Céline during Paris Fashion Week. Photograph: Gonzalo Fuentes/Reuters

Phoebe Philo at Céline is one of fashion’s star performers. She is keenly watched and influential. Her current winter collection with its pastel colou(...)

Above, left to right: Above, bandeau bikini top (€7), joggers (€17), bag (€9), sandals (€13), rings (€5), bracelets (€5), all at Penneys;  blazer (€69), tapered trousers (€41), check blouse (€33), sandals (€43), all at Next; geo-print wide-legged trousers (£40), at Asos.com

For a long time (sartorially speaking, “a long time” can mean four fashion seasons, which is the equivalent of six months in real time), women’(...)