The Vogue Arabia launch took place in the IM Pei-designed Museum of Islamic Art overlooking the Persian Gulf. The magazine is primarily in English, though three issues will be bi-lingual with the back cover in Arabic.
The house of Givenchy has chosen as its new creative director Clare Waight Keller, breaking the news on - what else? - Instagram. A British designer succeeding an Italian at one of France's classiest houses.
Gap has marked the debut of a limited-edition collection -with a star-studded video campaign titled "Generation Gap," fronted by a set of celebrity offspring and guest appearance from supermodel Naomi Campbell.
Franca Sozzani, editor-in-chief of Italian Vogue, has died aged 66. Widely respected, the always-smiling Sozzani had been at the helm of the magazine for 28 years and turned it into a creative powerhouse.