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CEO of a leading luxury retail company, founder of the Baraboux line of handbags and active in women’s initiatives, HRH Princess Reema Bint Bandar Al Saud is very much a woman on the go, which is why she decided the accessories in her life had to be in perfect order.
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Originally founded in 1972 as a local tie factory, Stefano Ricci has grown to become a fully-fledged menswear brand with opulent boutiques all over the world. Now under the direction of Ricci’s sons Filippo (left) and Niccolo (right), they take us on an exclusive tour of their Florentine headquarters.
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Cruciani’s quest for world domination extends beyond woven bracelets and colourful wardrobe staples as the Italian luxury brand proves with its new direction in bags.
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Saudi-born Hatem Alakeel wants us to change the we look at thobes, suits and womenswear. With his fresh take on traditional clothing, the designer is breaking new ground this year as he launches his collection in Europe.
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Fashion may be in his genes but emerging designer Jean-Louis Sabaji has shown talent in his own right. His conceptual one-off creations display forms that are nuanced, daring and utterly desirable.
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Iconoclastic couturier and living legend, Azzedine Alaïa is currently the subject of a retrospective dedicated to his work, an exhibition that also marks the reopening of Paris’ pre-eminent fashion museum, the Musée Galliera.
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Royal? Yes. But forget that she’s the daughter of the ruler of Fujairah and judge Madiyah Al Sharqi on her talent alone.
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It’s hard to imagine that Bottega Veneta was on the brink of bankruptcy when Tomas Maier took over as creative director but during his thirteen years in charge, he hasn’t just created riches, he’s brought much needed respect back to the luxury goods label.
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With the ‘Sartorial Touch’, Tod’s introduces a new customisable handmade shoe collection in exclusive leathers that allows you to literally leave your mark, or at least your initials, on your shoes.
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His bold designs have been worn by Lady Gaga, Madonna and have appeared in a Mugler collection and a Testino shoot. Assaad Awad’s kinky leather gear made his name but now he’s moving on to subtler things.
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Lebanese painter, sculptor and architect Nadim Karam breaks down the barriers that divide his trades. His visionary approach to using space transcends traditional thinking.
She’s got 26 million Instagram fans following her every move and desperate to buy whatever she eats, drinks and wears. We meet with the 21-year old social media phenomenon and her latest accomplice, Tommy Hilfiger.
For her first Haute Couture collection for the house of Dior, Maria Grazia Chiuri conjures the flowers, plants and mysteries of a mythical labyrinth.
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