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8 styles of shoes to make a statement out of summer

It’s one of many ‘numbers’ you never want to share with the world. Age. Lovers. Shoes. It’s considered socially unacceptable to discuss many such numbers, and the latter in is included amongst them as a girl can never have enough shoes in her closet by to publicise a number is to appear gauche. Each season, we see styles change, heels evolve and the colour palette…

Creating cowgirl looks from non-cowgirl pieces

One of the challenges for a Fashion Editor is picking up the same pieces from a particular season that have been used countless times in countless shoots, and coming up with a new way to style them. While Western inspired shoots aren’t exactly new, Katie Mossman does a commendable job of working in unexpected pieces in ways that feel like they were somehow made to…
Aline Weber: Vogue Turkey, May '12
Aline Weber: Vogue Turkey, May '12
Aline Weber: Vogue Turkey, May '12
Aline Weber: Vogue Turkey, May '12
Aline Weber: Vogue Turkey, May '12
Aline Weber: Vogue Turkey, May '12
Aline Weber: Vogue Turkey, May '12
Aline Weber: Vogue Turkey, May '12

Ruffles and frills: the feminine touch

On first look, ruffles can either remind you of a flamenco dancer or an extravagant wedding dress. But when translated to the language of fashion, ruffles take a whole new meaning. For spring 2012 ruffles and frills can be anything from accents to the foundation of an entire outfit. Read on for the full details.
Feminine and frilled
Feminine and frilled
Feminine and frilled
Feminine and frilled
Feminine and frilled
Feminine and frilled
Feminine and frilled
Feminine and frilled

Metallic gold: spring’s Midas touch

The cloud of nostalgia floating over spring 2012 has swept golden hues into its mix, giving everything from flapper fashion to minimalism a metallic twist. This year gold doesn't have to be over-the-top glamorous or disco, though; it can be burnished and organic, flowing like liquid, bold or soft. After the break, a look at how to wear it and what colours to mix it with.
All that glitters
All that glitters
All that glitters
All that glitters
All that glitters
All that glitters
All that glitters
All that glitters

5 weekend reads: talking with those left behind

Talking not to the masters, but to those left behind in the world: Pierre Bergé imagines that Yves Saint Laurent would hate the fashion world today, and Sarah Burton faces the challenges of filling Alexander McQueen’s unimaginably big shoes. Meanwhile Marc Jacobs fails to pay his models, and wardrobe-cleaning tips abound. View our 5 weekend reads after the break.

Paris Men’s schedule

From January 18 through to January 22, the fall / winter 2012 menswear collections will hit the runway as part of Paris fashion week. The full calendar can now be found after the break.

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