Ken Fashion

Barley cotton canvas overcoat, £2,495; grey cotton utility shirt, £225; black wool slim fit trousers, £495; black leather boots, £495, all by Burberry Prorsum

It seems our friends at Esquire UK have lost their minds, or are relishing in some sort of genius. For a Toy Story 3-themed editorial, they have hired Ken to flash some of the best Burberry, Paul Smith, Gucci and Prada. It seems that even ex-flame Barbie joined in for a shot!

Ken Fashion

Black wool jacket with satin shawl collar, £609; blue cotton shirt with embroidery, £179; purple wool trousers, £179; black leather lace-ups, £225, all by Paul Smith.

Ken Fashion

Cream suede trench coat, £1,430; grey cashmere turtle-neck sweater, £450; white wool slim trousers, £460; dark brown calf leather boots, £620; dark brown suede belt, £175; tortoiseshell aviators, £150; beige diamante large duffle bag with brown crocodile trim, £9,070, all by Gucci.

Ken Fashion

Ken: Camel wool jacket, £1,125; beige wool sweater, £280; blue cotton shirt, £255; black wool trousers, £360; brown leather shoes, £470, all by Prada. Barbie: Pink gabardine camouflage coat, £1,515; brown leather heels, £450, all by Prada

Dita von Teese Gaultier CoutureI’m in love with Dita Von Teese. Notorious for her glamorous burlesque performances, she has an all-day, every-day devotion to retro style from head to toe that is matched by no-one.

A MAC Cosmetics spokesmodel and bombshell with designer love for Marc Jacobs and Christian Dior, she seems to have her finger on everything within reach. It’s also all her own, notably saying “…the one time I hired a stylist, they picked up a pair of my 1940s shoes and said, ‘These would look really cute with jeans.’ I immediately said, ‘You’re out of here.”
The only person we know works directly for Dita is Catherine D’lish – her best friend and designer/collaborator of all her on-stage costumes.

She has walked fashion weeks for Moschino Cheap & Chic, Heatherette, Giambattista Valli, and Jean Paul Gaultier (as you saw yesterday.) Gaultier’s show was especially fabulous thanks to the va-va-voom of von Teese’s sartorial striptease. Click for more.

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Body AMRBody AMR owns the red carpet right now.

Stocked by three of my all-time favourites (Harrods, Start and Net-a-Porter), Body AMR has started to become a staple on at least one personally-trained body at every event. The designer, Amr Ali, is one of those rare males that completely understands how a woman’s body works and what she wants from her wardrobe. Because of this he produces timeless pieces that are effortless and a perfect mix of feminine and masculine.

Un-trendy, yet un-dated, ultra-Londoner Amr is definitely one to watch.

Sexy, sexy Haute Couture. The fifth kicked off Paris’ Couture delights, and no-one has yet to dissapoint. See my top picks from Maison Martin Margiela, Jean Paul Gaultier, Elie Saab, Christian Dior, Chanel, Armani Prive and Alexis Mabille below.