Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn's success in last week's general election is a signal of hope for Britain, rebel fashion designer Vivienne Westwood told AFP on Monday at the launch of her latest collection.
Her unconventional beauty has made her the new face of Gap and sealed her a place among the top modelling ranks. Half-British, half-Ghanian model and fashion activist Adwoa Aboah is garnering a cult online following.
Gina Fratini has died aged 85. She had been one of the best-known names in the UK eveningwear industry before closing her business in 1989 and made dresses for celebrities including Elizabeth Taylor and Princess Diana.
Cinema icon, legendary model and iconic beauty, Marisa Berenson has a lesser known metier - beauty brand. Now, the elegant Berenson has launched her Natural Luxury Cosmetics in famed Paris emporium Colette.
Critics called it the quietest Cannes in years. But if the stars barely shone, the diamonds certainly did in a season that underlined how vital the film festival is to the jewelry industry, particularly for De Grisogono.