Hermes Sacked Courier Over Premature Baby, Saying: 'Parcels Come First'

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 10.10.2017 | UK

Hermes was today accused of sacking one of its couriers for rushing to hospital to see their premature baby, telling them “parcels come first”. An...

Courier Firm 'Hounded' Staff At Dying Son's Bedside

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 28.07.2016 | UK Politics

Theresa May has been urged to investigate courier company Hermes after claims that it “hounded” workers who were at their dying son’s bedside in...

Hermès Responds To Jane Birkin's Request To 'Debaptise' The Birkin Croco Bag

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 29.07.2015 | UK Style

Jane Birkin wants nothing more to do with the iconic crocodile handbagHermès named after her, after learning about alligator slaughtering practices -...

Fashion Forward: Style Innovation for a Digital Age | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Technology has provided a new medium for labels, from heritage brands to avant-garde innovators, to explore and express their identity and style, and to take the stories, ideas and icons who that provided their foundation forwards into a new digital dimension. We take a look at the brands which are doing it best, through a few of the technological treats on offer.

Tonight I'm Wearing

Vivian Ho | Posted 31.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Vivian Ho

When looking for high-street pieces such a dress like this, it's aways better to go for something simple. That way, it's easier to carry off as more high end. For dresses on the high-street, I never go for anything too detailed, because the quality doesn't come through. Simple= better!

Luxury Made in China- Proudly?

Ingrid Chua | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK Style
Ingrid Chua

And while we are more open to purchasing electronic products that are China- made, many of us are still resistant to paying top dollars for a designer bag or a dress that's manufactured there (as opposed to home countries of these fashion houses). Admit it, there is hesitation. So, why the prejudice?

Fashion Week Season is Starting... Who I will be Watching

Caroline Stanbury | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK Style
Caroline Stanbury

With the four main Fashion Weeks just around the corner, I am looking forward to finally seeing the latest collections from some of the world's best designers. Whether I am lucky enough to be present at the shows, or if it's a case of catching up online afterwards, September marks the time of year I make my imaginary shopping list of coveted items, either for my styling clients or myself. With a jam-packed schedule in each city, and a host of brands to choose from, it can be a difficult task to name my favourites, however, I have tried to encapsulate below my "must-see" shows, and the designers I will have my eye on this season.

Hermès - A Tribute to Why Being 'Old Fashioned' is Sometimes Best

Caroline Stanbury | Posted 26.10.2012 | UK Style
Caroline Stanbury

One question I am frequently asked is: "what is your favourite designer"? For some, this could be a question that needs considerable consideration and reflection but for me I know straight away - Hermès.

Fake it 'Til You Make It; Designer Bags Without the Fat Tag

Angela Scanlon | Posted 05.08.2012 | UK Style
Angela Scanlon

I first fell in love with Thursday Friday when I was obsessing about buying a Chanel bag that I couldn't, and still can't afford.

Inside The Hermes Atelier

Posted 22.05.2012 | UK Style

There are few haute luxury brands in the world that are as coveted or induce such dangerous levels of jealously as Hermes. For one thing its iconic ba...

Watching the Kopeks in Paris

Ella Krasner | Posted 26.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Ella Krasner

After the trauma of missing Couture Week, I stayed on for a few days in Paris to browse the cruise collections with my friends Svetlana and Masha.

2012 Fashion Trends - Country Chic!

Christine Babington Smith | Posted 16.04.2012 | UK Style
Christine Babington Smith

A couple of years ago, no urban fashionista would be seen dead in a jacket with corduroy elbow patches. How things change - practical country clothing, once the preserve of farmers and fisherman, is now fashionable and has spread to the city and suburbs.