Fashion & Beauty

Fashion & Beauty

  • MFW shows at Fort St Elmo this weekend

    Today8pm: Gagliardi9pm: Fiona Couture Tomorrow6pm: New Designers7pm: Sanja Design – Slovenia8pm: Nilara

  • Malta Fashion Week 2019 takes off

    Malta Fashion Week 2019 takes off

    Malta Fashion Week 2019, being held at Fort St Elmo in Valletta, started off a high note. The main square is hosting a catwalk and is surrounded by exhibits, bars, stands and a makeshift photo booth. The opening show, The Cure, by Rosemarie...

  • Watch: The weird and the wonderful at New York's Met Gala, fashion's biggest night

    Watch: The weird and the wonderful at New York's Met Gala, fashion's biggest night

    Lady Gaga has stunned guests at New York's Met Gala, embodying the extravaganza's "camp" theme as she peeled back look after garish look at the fete thrown by the venerable Metropolitan Museum of Art that sees Hollywood and fashion collide. The...

  • A spectacle of colour

    A spectacle of colour

    Desigual has unveiled two new fragrances celebrating a festival of colour, perfume and fun. Everything comes together – party, summer, young people in the sun dancing non-stop to the sound of music. Two proposals, for women and for men – a pink...

  • Spring is finally here

    Spring is finally here

    Orsay has just unveiled its latest fashion trends and accessories. Always up to date, the brand offers fashion enthusiasts its uniquely chic highlights, such as dresses and jeans. Orsay’s styles are uncomplicated but varied for every individual look.

  • It’s time we banded together

    It’s time we banded together

    I must have first watched the film Gia, an HBO biographical film about ill-fated model Gia Marie Carangi at the age of 19 or 20. The story was somewhat simple in format: small town girl finds fame as a model, starts leading a life of excess, gets...

  • New heels on the block

    New heels on the block

    Thanks to Aldo Shoes & Accessories, fashionistas can instantly update their daily basics with bold and colourful shoes, handbags and accessories. From blending with muted tones to opting for a playful touch, one can keep scrolling for all the bold...

  • Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy now available in Malta

    Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy now available in Malta

    Women produce less of the two sex hormones, oestrogen and progesterone, as they get older. Many suffer unpleasant or distressing symptoms such as hot flushes, night sweats, loss of libido, headaches and mood changes. A general practitioner or...

  • Cosmetics collection launch

    Cosmetics collection launch

    Essence and Catrice Cosmetics recently launched their new spring/summer products at Domous Zamittello, Valletta, where guests could experience and sample some of the products from the new collection.

  • 90s fanny pack reborn

    90s fanny pack reborn

    Simonne Pace catches up with young, promising creatives Martina Mifsud and Susannah Mifsud, who have just designed their first Fold pouch, a simple but practical fashion accessory which they are hoping will make a grand debut locally and...

  • Unravelling racism

    Unravelling racism

    There are very few things in life which I won’t abide at a profound level. Having spent years listening to people’s problems and issues, I have learnt that while the truth is always singular, our readings of it change depending on who we are and...

  • Let’s bring our workers back

    Let’s bring our workers back

    A few weeks ago, the news broke that a group of Turkish workers were going to in essence be imported to Malta in order to work on the site formerly occupied by the Fortina Hotel. So far, so golden. What was less than golden were further reports of...

  • Charles & Ron to exhibit in Washington

    This Saturday, local designers Charles & Ron will be representing Malta at Fashion Night Ignites at Perry Belmont House in Washington DC, an event that aims to bring together diplomacy, fashion and philanthropy in a mission to support global...

  • Inspired by Japan and South Korea

    Inspired by Japan and South Korea

    A photographic expedition to Japan and South Korea has introduced new territories and spectacular new effects of light to Lucia Pica’s ever-expanding beauty landscape at Chanel. From a glimmer of fish scales captured at a market in Tokyo to a...

  • Malta welcomes Fendi

    Malta welcomes Fendi

    Synonymous with the world’s leading brands, Sarto continues to cater to the ever-growing demands of Malta’s discerning fashion lover by adding Fendi to its portfolio. Spring 2019 marks another milestone for the Malta-based retailer with the...

  • An astonishing discovery

    An astonishing discovery

    After five years of re-search, La Prairie has developed two powerful products that, when used together, provide extraordinary illumination to the skin. In testing the efficacy of White Caviar Illuminating Pearl Infusion and White Caviar Crème...

  • International fashion brand George to open at Main Street Complex

    International fashion brand George will soon be opening a new store at Main Street Shopping Complex, Paola, offering women’s, men’s and children’s clothing collections and accessories. The complex is now 100 per cent occupied. George at ASDA,...

  • The most tender of interpretations

    The most tender of interpretations

    Chanel has unveiled a new interpretation of the Chance Eau Tendre fragrance as an Eau de Parfum. Chance, a floral fragrance with a joyful character, was launched in 2002 – a surprising bottle, full of curves and a name that is almost a perfect...

  • Longing for spring

    Longing for spring

    It’s that time of year when one longs for spring to arrive. It’s no doubt a time for women who are willing to take risks, original women who like strong emotions. With Parfois opening its doors at Malta International Airport’s departure lounge,...

  • Checks are forever

    Checks are forever

    The grown-up print with infinite wearability, checks are this season’s answer to smart dressing. Shrunk down and blown up, they’re placed to add structure to relaxed silhouettes, sophistication to off-duty essentials and spice to 9-5...