Gallery: Birkin bag battle: Hermes responds to Jane Birkin

Birkin bag battle: Hermes responds to Jane Birkin

LONDON — French fashion house Hermes has responded to British actress-singer Jane Birkin’s request that her namesake bag under the brand be renamed, after reading a report by...

S’pore online fashion store sets up in US

SINGAPORE — It’s one giant leap for homegrown online fashion retailer Her Velvet Vase (, which has launched operations in the United States.

Gal Gadot, the model Wonder Woman

LONDON — When Gal Gadot was announced as the actress that would play the latest reincarnation of Wonder Woman, critics were fast to point out her flaws. She wasn’t buxom enough,...

Critics take aim at Nicole Kidman’s look

LONDON — Rarely does a US Vogue cover pass without some sort of criticism — Kim and Kanye’s controversial appearance is a recent example — so we expect Nicole Kidman was...