Fashion

Designer Oscar de la Renta dies

Designer Oscar de la Renta dies

Oscar de la Renta, one of the most sought-after fashion designers of the last half century, dressing American first ladies and Hollywood stars in his classic silhouettes, died on Monday at the age of 82.

Outfits for outdoors

Outfits for outdoors

Sophie Burton meets the guys behind Moreporks, an urban menswear label with a rugged edge.

Flower power

Flower power

This season you simply cannot get away from the power of the flower, writes Amy Parsons-King.

"Clothes look better on skinny people' - designer

"Clothes look better on skinny people' - designer

The head of one of New Zealand's biggest fashion brands has defended the use of skinny models saying "clothes look better on skinny people".

Designer goes with Perriam brand

Designer goes with Perriam brand

Central Otago fashion designer Christina Perriam is to rebrand her fashion business and will host a catwalk fashion show, complete with Champagne and high tea, at her family's property, Bendigo Station, in Tarras on October 18.

Sunshine on your shoulders

Sunshine on your shoulders

As the weather warms we're inclined to show off a bit more skin and while the exposed midriff was the go-to trend for showing off your tan last summer, this season it's all about revealing those sun-kissed shoulders.

The big show

The big show

Former Otago Polytechnic fashion design student Fiona Ralph quickly made an impact in the world of ink.

Ready to wear

Ready to wear

Noten Spring/Summer 2015 women's ready-to-wear collection show during Paris Fashion Week

Fashion mag's moko dubbed 'cultural insult

Fashion mag's moko dubbed 'cultural insult

An Auckland academic says a fashion magazine's use of a Maori facial tattoo on a non-Maori model is a "cultural insult".

Blanket approval

Blanket approval

Balclutha may seem like an unlikely spot for a budding fashion business, but, as Hamish MacLean discovered, it suits Gina Gardner down to the ground.

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