'Donna Karan seduced me by stripping naked when we met': Fellow designer Christopher Bailey makes a racy revelation | UPDATED: 18:34 GMT, 15 November 2012 Donna Karan, the creative genius behind the DKNY and Donna Karan New York brands is part of the fabric of the fashion industry across the globe, but seems less keen on keeping the fabric on herself. Christopher Bailey has revealed that during his first nerve-wracking meeting with her as a young designer she stripped off totally. ‘She completely seduced me with the way she sees the world
London's best ever Fashion Week ends with a bang as Samantha Cameron is joined by Yasmin Le Bon, David Gandy and Laura Bailey for glittering BFC party | UPDATED: 22:35 GMT, 19 September 2012 It's been deemed one of the most successful London Fashion Weeks ever. So it was only fitting that the British Fashion Council (BFC) – the body that promotes and supports the British fashion industry – marked London Fashion Week's finale in style. And last night, at the BFC party in London's Brew Wharf, there was a definite passion for fashion in the air
The women who inspired us to gold: Olympic heroines launch Femail's hunt for Britain's most inspirational women | UPDATED: 11:36 GMT, 13 September 2012 Today, the Daily Mail proudly launches our sixth Inspirational Women Of The Year Awards, in association with The Sanctuary Spa and the charity Wellbeing of Women. Over the next four weeks, we'll be asking you to nominate the special women who deserve to be recognised – from an exceptional carer or extraordinary teacher to someone who's changed their community for the better
That's not very rock 'n' roll: Alexandra Burke is out-partied by Olympian silver medallist Ryan Bailey | UPDATED: 08:59 GMT, 14 August 2012 One's a Olympian athlete, while the other's a pop star, so you'd expect the latter to be a bit more hardcore when it came to partying. However, at London club DSTRKT last night, it was surprisingly Alexandra Burke who was on her best behaviour, not silver medallist Ryan Bailey. The Team USA sprinter was in high spirits as he celebrated his win in the 4x100metres relay at the Piccadilly club last night.
A-List facials the DIY way: Get celebrity looks on the cheap with products from the stars’ skin gurus | UPDATED: 07:36 GMT, 9 July 2012 A regular facial will do wonders for your skin — but not your bank balance. Happily, a host of high-profile facialists have launched their own skincare ranges, allowing you to benefit from their expertise at home at a fraction of the cost.
'I just wanted to be popular': 20-year-old woman warns of dangers of tanning beds after her addiction led to skin cancer | UPDATED: 20:01 GMT, 6 July 2012 A woman whose tanning habit caused her to develop skin cancer at the age of just 20 has issued a warning to other young people against the use of sunbeds. Allison Bailey, from Boston, Massachusetts, began tanning as a teenager, in the hope that it would make her more popular, but admits that the habit became something close to an addiction.
Arm candy! Downton's Michelle Dockery surrounds herself with some sexy rising British stars at Burberry show in Milan | UPDATED: 22:33 GMT, 23 June 2012 In real life she lives with her architect boyfriend and on-screen she finally got her man after Matthew Crawley proposed in the snow at Christmas. But that's not to say that Michelle Dockery doesn't appreciate a bit of arm candy from time to time – and with that line-up, it's hardly surprising. The Downton Abbey star, 30, was a guest at the Burberry Prorsum catwalk show as part of Milan's Men's Fashion Week and was surrounded by handsome young rising British stars.
'I'm thrilled!': Twiggy launches second collection of super-successful line for M&S in time for summer | UPDATED: 14:19 GMT, 21 June 2012 She'd always planned on being a fashion designer but at the age of 17 she was thrust into the world of modelling. But now aged 62 Twiggy is finally realising her childhood dreams thanks to a collaboration with Marks & Spencer
Would YOU want to learn your unborn baby's sex by slicing into a cake It's blue sponge for a boy, pink for a girl — and all your friends will be watching | UPDATED: 22:48 GMT, 16 May 2012 As the knife sliced through the cake, a hush descended and ten pairs of eyes searched for a first glimpse of colour.
The man who shot the 60s: Images of Twiggy and Jean Shrimpton on display after being hidden away under photographer's bed | UPDATED: 17:58 GMT, 20 March 2012 An exhibition featuring the work of Ronald Falloon is set to go on display this week. With a portfolio of iconic images including portraits of Twiggy, Jean Shrimpton and Marianne Faithfull, the photographer is synonymous with London in the Swinging Sixties