Tabitha Simmons
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Tabitha Simmons, the new queen of footwear

What did it take? Hard work, a lot of shoe leather — and a little help from Alexa Chung

Patchwork on the SS15 catwalk, from left: Loewe; Stella McCartney; Gucci; Michael van der Ham

Patchwork: fashion’s form of alchemy

Harriet Quick explores the joy of juxtaposition

Charlie Porter

Men for all seasons

The outmoded seasonal system sees coats delivered to stores in June and T-shirts in January

From left: Gwyneth Paltrow; Brad Pitt and Anjelina Jolie; Natalie Portman; Keira Knightley; The Duchess of Cambridge

Things that go with a bump

Conspicuous pregnancy dressing is over: how the maternity wardrobe went modest

Bags for the boys
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Bags for the boys

Whatever you carry, carry it in style

Apple Watch

Is Apple’s watch a must-keep?

We all want an Apple Watch — but does it have heirloom potential?

Walt Disney’s Alice (1951)

The changing face of Alice

The girl created 150 years ago is more mercurial than we realise

From far left: Roksanda Ilincic; Victoria Beckham; Miuccia Prada; Tom Ford; Rick Owens; Phoebe Philo
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Brand stand: the wears and the wear-nots

When it comes to wearing the clothes they create, designers fall into two camps

Olivia Palermo
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Anatomy of a high-street hit

How did the suede skirt save Marks and Spencer if it only went on sale on Friday?

Kendall Jenner on Estée Edit

The Jenner-ation game

How Estée Lauder’s new online magazine is clicking with a younger audience