The most outlandish designs from Mercedes Fashion Week in Madrid. See pics

Another season of the Mercedes Fashion Week in Madrid (Spain) has ended and that means it’s time to look back on all that we’ve seen so far. Known for its showcase of edgy designs each year, this edition saw some of the most outlandish outfits on the runway. From large, puffed up candy-coloured sleeves to … Read more The most outlandish designs from Mercedes Fashion Week in Madrid. See pics

World’s biggest beer festival Oktoberfest opens in Munich. See pics

The drinking has begun as wet weather and enhanced security did not dampen the spirits of beer enthusiasts at the 184th Oktoberfest which opened in Munich on September 16. Six million people from all over the world are expected to visit the world’s largest beer festival, which runs until October 3. Visitors reach for the … Read more World’s biggest beer festival Oktoberfest opens in Munich. See pics

Sustainable fashion: This designer turns cloth sacks into stylish purses. See pics

In the last few years, top fashion designers and brands across the world – from McCartney to Louis Vuitton – have promoted sustainable fashion. In India too, upcycled clothing is getting popular. Now, an entrepreneur from Ivory Coast is hoping to score an international fashion hit by recycling the cloth sacks that the country uses to ship cocoa … Read more Sustainable fashion: This designer turns cloth sacks into stylish purses. See pics

5 Nail Trends You’re Going to See Everywhere This Summer

We tracked all of the nail looks from the spring-summer collections, but the extreme risks taken on the runway can’t always be applied to your IRL mani (see: Libertine’s three-dimensional, punked-out look complete with the crown jewels). Still, that doesn’t mean we can’t look to the pros for inspiration. We tapped Madeline Poole, Sally Hansen’s global color ambassador, runway … Read more 5 Nail Trends You’re Going to See Everywhere This Summer