Fashion

Margaret GardinerMay 25, 2016

The dominant trend was embroidered, embossed and beaded gowns in neutrals and black that stunned. Models appeared in hoards – they stood out in a...

Margaret GardinerMay 21, 2016

Cannes – the film festival is so French, so cool. They have shoe requirements for women: you have to wear heels. For men, the unwritten rule seems...

Margaret GardinerMay 13, 2016

Cannes opened to rain filled skies and plenty of star power.

Margaret GardinerMay 9, 2016

Understated elegance. We’ve grown accustomed to stars donning designer duds that sparkle and shine. Sometimes however, they go the comfort route...

Margaret GardinerApril 29, 2016

Costume designer Peggy Schnitzer delved into old news footage, magazines and photographs of the sixties and early seventies from Washington D.C.,...

Margaret GardinerApril 21, 2016

Intrigue. Passion. Deception. Espionage. The Night Manger has it all, set against the exotic backdrops of Cairo, Majorca, London – the sweep is...

Margaret GardinerApril 18, 2016

Tilda Swinton is the ultimate style icon. She never conforms to trends. She embraces androgyny, often wears her short coiffe in non-traditional...

Margaret GardinerApril 1, 2016

Inspired by the memoirs of a former nurse, Jennifer Worth, Call the Midwife reflects her life as a midwife at a nursing convent in a deprived part...

Margaret GardinerMarch 21, 2016

How do you take costumes avid fans know intimately and update them? That was the challenge for costume designer Michael Wilkinson. Having created...

Margaret GardinerMarch 15, 2016

The 70s may have been the ugliest of all decades. Ochre, olive, mustard. Men were hairy and not in a chic sexy way. Trousers were high-waisted and...