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Global crisis? Not on his Milan runway, says Armani

The world is a bit of a mess at the moment -- facing a string of natural disasters and potentially some man-made ones -- so Giorgio Armani figures his clothes don't have to be that way too.The Spring/Summer 2018 collection he sent down the runway Friday at Milan Fashion Week was bright and modern, full of vivid prints and crisp cuts. What was not there was outrage over Donald Trump, fear that North Korea's cold war might get hot and no trace of the carnage left by a string of earthquakes and...

Shopping at Steffl department store in Vienna

Spanning nine floors across 13,000 square metres, Steffl department store in Vienna is a premier destination for shopping for the whole family. This one-stop shop also has a rooftop bar for spectacular views of the city. Browse our guide to the store’s glamorous fashion, beauty and accessories sections.Basement – luxury luggage and men’s accessoriesBrowse the lower level for men’s accessories and luxury cases, trolleys and holdalls. Whether you’re on a day trip, a weekend city break...

Let Joan Smalls, Supermodel and Professional Jetsetter, Break Down How to Properly Pack for the Holidays

As one of the world's most in-demand supermodels for almost a decade, Joan Smalls has been just about everywhere in the world for photo shoots, runway shows, and just about everything in between. Earlier this year, W Hotels tapped into that globetrotting expertise, naming Smalls their first Global Fashion Innovator, a role that sees her help to shape the hotel chain's fashion imprint at all of their many locations around the year. Most recently, Smalls has teamed with Creative Director Sarah...