Behind the scenes of Succession’s stealth wealth fashion

This season’s TV style icons are a bunch of pampered billionaires who crush members of their own family for professional advancement. If Sex and the City’s Carrie Bradshaw is the ultimate small screen fashion plate, they are her opposite. They do not dress with creativity or exuberance. They operate in a world of beige cashmere … Read more Behind the scenes of Succession’s stealth wealth fashion

Meet the fashion designer who has dressed celebrities like Priyanka Chopra, Saina Nehwal, and Victoria Beckham over the past 25 years

Fashion designer Payal Jain has been leading the wave of homegrown fashion designers for the past 25 years. It’s an incredible achievement to have witnessed the rapidly evolving fashion scene in India that has taken Indian tradition and couture to the world. She has also seen designers fight the “glorified tailor” tag to make a … Read more Meet the fashion designer who has dressed celebrities like Priyanka Chopra, Saina Nehwal, and Victoria Beckham over the past 25 years

From floordrobes to wine pairings: this week’s fashion trends

 How does your garden grow: a Mary Katrantzou rug Going up Floordrobes That’s fashion rugs, not discarded clothes – see the Rug Company’s new Mary Katrantzou collaboration. Shiv Roy The ruthless, smart, shiny-haired one from Succession. New power-bob icon. Rewritten party dresses The London duo who reinvented bridesmaid dressing for the 21st century have launched their first partywear collection. We love … Read more From floordrobes to wine pairings: this week’s fashion trends

Zandra Rhodes: ‘Fashion deserves credit. It takes as much effort as a painting’

Zandra Rhodes: ‘I love having people around… and I can ignore them if I want to.’ Photograph: Amit Lennon/The Observer Zandra Rhodes was born in 1940 in Chatham, Kent, where her mother taught at the local art college and her father drove a taxi. After studying printed textile design at the Royal College of Art, … Read more Zandra Rhodes: ‘Fashion deserves credit. It takes as much effort as a painting’