Get a fresh start.
Add this topic to your myFT Digest for news straight to your inbox
Don’t be deceived by his scruffy appearance, the Tory leadership hopeful’s strategic dishevelment is his Trojan horse
As the diversity drive has finally reached dentistry, we celebrate the joys of natural gnashers
As ugly as they are practical, the German sandal brand can’t put a foot wrong
How an East London engraver is creating pieces as personal — and astonishing — as tattoos
The stuff of the sweaty Sixties Summer of Love is back. But has it retained any of that same rebel spirit?
Politicised, radicalised and more fabulous than ever, fashion’s favourite colour is making a powerful return
Black celebrities have been key in building the fortunes of luxury houses. So why are brands still so racially insensitive?
The brightest stars on social media right now are farmers, cleaners — and babies with really big hair
Everyone wants it. Our lives are full of it. But what is content anyway?
Diversity and inclusivism are the new focus in fashion. Meet the young image-makers challenging — and changing — the way we look
Winged sandals, feathered fans and neon plumage are all part of an uplifting new trend
What to wear in the afterlife? Aretha Franklin’s stunning send-off has put new focus on an extremely niche business
The first megastar make-up artist paved the way for today’s beauty billionaires
Want your partner to stop smoking? Or buy a dog? An online service will provide you with a targeted campaign to help you
Marie Antoinette and Maria Callas had it. So does Brigitte Macron. Is the key to empowerment a huge coiffure?
Ditch the sombrero, surrender the skiwear — and for God’s sake, put a top on. A sartorial guide for the modern bachelor
Say goodbye to itsy-bitsy bikinis — these costumes will go to any length
Designer dramas, catwalk fights, enormous egos — fashion and film make a perfect match. Meet the directors setting the trend
Fashion’s favourite muse is still the cat’s whiskers
In a climate of caution, designers and magazine editors discuss provocation, power and the new puritanism
What started as a silly Instagram account is now one of the funniest — most feared — voices in the industry. But who is Diet Prada?
Awkward shapes, huge silhouettes, clumpy shoes and odd headwear. Heinous is so hot right now
Thirty-five years after its release, it is still one of the industry’s favourite films
Winston Churchill, Elvis and Sean Connery as James Bond all wore versions of the practical style — but are men ready to make the leap again?
Michel Gaubert provides the soundtrack for the world's biggest brands in fashion. He explains why style and song make perfect partners