Fashion & Beauty

  • Straight into wall of semi-literacy

    Straight into wall of semi-literacy

    It was the word that launched a hundred shrugs of the shoulder where some sort of indignation would have been understandable. A word that no doubt hundreds if not thousands of Maltese people use daily and continue to use even after someone has...

  • NOOS turns one

    NOOS turns one

    Countless were the times my husband had to sit down by a mannequin for a stretch of two hours, and that is without any exaggeration, while our girls and myself – which makes four of us – go around the store picking the styles as we please, trying...

  • Resort teams up with health distributor to offer free wellness screening

    Resort teams up with health distributor  to offer free  wellness screening

    Catching early diabetic symptoms, often known as prediabetes, can truly be beneficial in reducing the consequences of uncontrolled diabetes. One of the main reasons why the Westin Dragonara Resort has kept its yearly appointment with Vivian...

  • Shine bright like a diamond

    Shine bright like a diamond

    Miss World Malta 2015 winner Katrina Pavia is the face of the upcoming Victor Azzopardi Jewellers exhibition – and what a face it is, too! Her charisma and wit make the model the perfect fit for the stunning pieces she will be showing off, as Anna...

  • Dolce & Gabbana controversy

    Dolce & Gabbana controversy

    Fiery and impulsive, Stefano Gabbana is as well known for his temper as he is for his beautiful dresses but last week he took things too far when in a private chat he called Chinese people dog eaters and “ignorant dirty smelling Mafia” just hours...

  • Facets of Maltese culture

    Facets of Maltese culture

    From the fresh water crab to lampuki and lizards, the latest Charles & Ron show brings together different elements tied to our island in the designers’ trademark tribute to everything indigenous. Review by Anna-Marie Galea. Unveiled at the Hearts...

  • Leather bags for Saz Mifsud’s latest collection

    Leather bags for Saz Mifsud’s latest collection

    Fashion and textile designer Saz Mifsud’s 2019 collection features for the first time printed leather handbags and purses. Her designs take their theme from the avian world, with peacocks and parrots adorning a collection of silk scarves,...

  • A good night’s sleep

    A good night’s sleep

    The Westin Dragonara Resort embraces restful sleep as one of its six well-being pillars. The resort believes nothing restores your mind and body like restful sleep. To activate this pillar the hotel recently held a Sleep Well workshop aimed to...

  • Make-up with caring ingredients

    Make-up with caring ingredients

    IDUN Minerals is a Swedish cosmetics and skincare brand that has been making products without the usual suspects that are found in many other mainstream brands, including nickel, chrome, perfume, parabens, silicon, talc, oils, bismuth oxychloride...

  • Queen of YouTube

    Queen of YouTube

    Having clocked over 19 million views and 236,000 subscribers, vlogger Stella Cini is Malta’s undisputed queen of youtube. here, she talks to Iggy Fenech about life, dealing with social anxiety while being in the spotlight, and the next step in her...

  • Trends that should stay in the noughties

    Trends that should stay in the noughties

    This last week brought with it a photo of an ever youthful-looking Jennifer Lopez wearing one of the worst trends to come out of the noughties: thongs pulled high above low-rise trousers. They were a travesty then and if there were one ghost which...

  • New store in Sliema

    New store in Sliema

    Guests were treated to a glass of bubbly and canapes and an afternoon of fashion and fun, marking the newly opened Gerry Weber store in Tower Road, Sliema.

  • Party season is here

    Party season  is here

    Put those heels on to walk the dog, dress like Jerry Hall to do the grocery, wear suit and bow-tie for a casual breakfast. Again, And again. And again. Any situation seems to be the perfect scenery. Here and there, party is ready. Glitter,...

  • Kinnie at Pink Fashion Show

    Kinnie at Pink Fashion Show

    As one of the main sponsors of the Pink Fashion Show, this year Kinnie set up a retro lounge area at the venue as part of the event’s overall 50s airport theme.

  • Beauty week and make-up workshops

    Beauty week and make-up workshops

    In the last week of October, the Sir Anthony Mamo Oncology Centre at Mater Dei Hospital, together with Lippu Zammit (a volunteer), organised a week of beauty treatments for patients within its wards. With the help of a number of volunteering...

  • Privilege


    An article recently floating around the net really got me thinking about privilege, and what it means to have it. The article was about the introduction of ballet shoes for people of colour. To be honest, until I read the article, the thought of...

  • Supporting Pink

    Supporting Pink


  • New magnitudes of colour

    “I try not to constrain the wearing of colour to notions of ‘day’ or ‘night’; I want women to be free to choose the effect that suits them,” says Lucia Pica, global creative make-up and colour director for Chanel. Increasing extremities of matte...

  • Three new products for stronger Chanel presence

    Three new products for stronger Chanel presence

    After the 2017 launch of Gabrielle Chanel, the floral, luminous and solar fragrance is now available in three new products that can be used alone or combined for a trail with an even stronger presence. Gabrielle Chanel Foaming Shower Gel will make...

  • Pink after-party

    Pink after-party

    The Pink Fashion Show, a Times of Malta event, marked its fifth anniversary last Tuesday at the Intercontinental Arena in St Julian’s. Drawing inspiration from airline travel, the fashion show – featuring 30 models parading the collections of 11...