German man charged in Cindy Crawford blackmail plot

German man charged in Cindy Crawford blackmail plot

A German man has tried to blackmail former supermodel Cindy Crawford out of €67,000 with a picture of Crawford’s 7-year-old daughter gagged and bound to a chair, US media reported on Friday.

Sustainable fashion: Five German brands aiming to make your wardrobe eco-friendly

Sustainable fashion: Five German brands aiming to make your wardrobe eco-friendly

Why Elle Germany has been called out over ‘back to black’ issue

Why Elle Germany has been called out over ‘back to black’ issue

Peter Lindbergh, revolutionary German fashion photographer, dies at 74

Peter Lindbergh, revolutionary German fashion photographer, dies at 74

Recycled fashion: Refugee boats find second life as bags in Berlin

Recycled fashion: Refugee boats find second life as bags in Berlin

How an EU hoodie became the street cred emblem of German politicians

How an EU hoodie became the street cred emblem of German politicians

Fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld cremated in France

Fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld cremated in France

‘Vanity is the healthiest thing in life’: Karl Lagerfeld in his own words

‘Vanity is the healthiest thing in life’: Karl Lagerfeld in his own words

Forever modern: German fashion icon Jil Sander looks back

Forever modern: German fashion icon Jil Sander looks back

Shoe-Bahn: Berliners queue for sneaker with sewn-in annual transit ticket

Shoe-Bahn: Berliners queue for sneaker with sewn-in annual transit ticket

Chanel fashion show sails into Hamburg for Lagerfeld homecoming

Chanel fashion show sails into Hamburg for Lagerfeld homecoming

Man on trial over two fully equipped tanks bought for Berlin fashion show

Man on trial over two fully equipped tanks bought for Berlin fashion show

VIDEO: Do south Germans really wear nothing under their lederhosen?

VIDEO: Do south Germans really wear nothing under their lederhosen?

Kanye West pop-up store opens in Kreuzberg, Berlin

Kanye West pop-up store opens in Kreuzberg, Berlin

The German smithies forging cut-throat razors for the world

The German smithies forging cut-throat razors for the world

The Germans who long for the life of an English gent

The Germans who long for the life of an English gent

Dutch queen’s ‘swastika’ coat raises eyebrows on state visit

Dutch queen’s ‘swastika’ coat raises eyebrows on state visit

French fashion label sells postal service shirt for €245

French fashion label sells postal service shirt for €245

Discover Berlin Mitte’s nooks and crannies

Discover Berlin Mitte’s nooks and crannies

The best (and worst) of Berlin fashion week

The best (and worst) of Berlin fashion week

Berlin fashion week opens amidst ‘upheaval’

Berlin fashion week opens amidst ‘upheaval’

Top five quirky Christmas jumpers
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Top five quirky Christmas jumpers

Marks and Spencer: Win €300 toward your new autumn wardrobe
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Marks and Spencer: Win €300 toward your new autumn wardrobe

French sue Lagerfeld over ‘fat slurs’

French sue Lagerfeld over ‘fat slurs’

Leibovitz and her fashionable leading ladies
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Leibovitz and her fashionable leading ladies

Who is Germany’s most fashionable femme fatale?
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Who is Germany’s most fashionable femme fatale?

‘We are a team despite national differences’

‘We are a team despite national differences’

Topless protestors crash ‘Heidi’s Horror Show’

Topless protestors crash ‘Heidi’s Horror Show’

Heidi Klum: supermodel, supermum, media mogul

Heidi Klum: supermodel, supermum, media mogul

Move over Berlin: why London is Germany’s new fashion capital
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Move over Berlin: why London is Germany’s new fashion capital

Heidi Klum’s ‘Top Models’ catch head lice

Heidi Klum’s ‘Top Models’ catch head lice

‘He thought it was funny at first’

‘He thought it was funny at first’

Designer turns trash into treasure

Designer turns trash into treasure

Online shop Zalando bags record investment

Online shop Zalando bags record investment

German label launches €190 brown paper bag

German label launches €190 brown paper bag

Lagerfeld loves Merkel’s ‘beautiful blue eyes’

Lagerfeld loves Merkel’s ‘beautiful blue eyes’

Fashion designer Jil Sander returns to label

Fashion designer Jil Sander returns to label

Berlin fashion designers ‘need more help’

Berlin fashion designers ‘need more help’

Fashion Week turns Berlin into runway

Fashion Week turns Berlin into runway

Photo exhibition shows tasty fashion

Photo exhibition shows tasty fashion

Run on Steve Jobs’ German designer jumper

Run on Steve Jobs’ German designer jumper

Designer creates clothes from milk

Designer creates clothes from milk

Hugo Boss comes clean on Nazi past

Hugo Boss comes clean on Nazi past

1. FC-Nürnberg has most stylish football kit

1. FC-Nürnberg has most stylish football kit

Heidi Klum’s ‘Top Model’ dumped by management

Heidi Klum’s ‘Top Model’ dumped by management

Lagerfeld approves Kate’s ‘elegant and chic’ bridal gown

Lagerfeld approves Kate’s ‘elegant and chic’ bridal gown

Of mullets and men

Of mullets and men

Underage models encouraging paedophilia, ex-supermodel says

Underage models encouraging paedophilia, ex-supermodel says

Berlin’s fashion scene struts into the future

Berlin’s fashion scene struts into the future

Karl Lagerfeld pans Berlin fashion scene

Karl Lagerfeld pans Berlin fashion scene

Adidas creates new brand to tap youth fashion market

Adidas creates new brand to tap youth fashion market

Cutting to the chase in Solingen

Cutting to the chase in Solingen

Fashioning a bright future

Fashioning a bright future

Berlin underground inspires beauty pageant

Berlin underground inspires beauty pageant

Neo-Nazi clothing label case doomed from the start

Neo-Nazi clothing label case doomed from the start

Fashion goes green in Berlin

Fashion goes green in Berlin

Berlin Fashion Week begins

Berlin Fashion Week begins

Claudia Schiffer names baby daughter Cosima Violet

Claudia Schiffer names baby daughter Cosima Violet

Naked and pregnant Claudia Schiffer adorns Vogue

Naked and pregnant Claudia Schiffer adorns Vogue

Cindy Crawford’s blackmailer receives two years in prison

Cindy Crawford’s blackmailer receives two years in prison

Italian media dubs Bill Kaulitz a ‘black angel’ after catwalk debut

Italian media dubs Bill Kaulitz a ‘black angel’ after catwalk debut

Fashion Week brings visitors and their cash to Berlin

Fashion Week brings visitors and their cash to Berlin

Skinny models just look better, says Karl Lagerfeld

Skinny models just look better, says Karl Lagerfeld

Hugo Boss back in the black

Hugo Boss back in the black

Making it in Germany: An American fashion aficionado

Making it in Germany: An American fashion aficionado

Claudia Schiffer exits the catwalk

Claudia Schiffer exits the catwalk

Making it in Germany: an Aussie fashionista

Making it in Germany: an Aussie fashionista

Luxury designer Escada filing for insolvency

Luxury designer Escada filing for insolvency

Pampered pooches pull on German purse strings

Pampered pooches pull on German purse strings

Underground East German fashion show comes to Berlin

Underground East German fashion show comes to Berlin

The Local’s guide to Berlin Fashion Week

The Local’s guide to Berlin Fashion Week

Buttering the bread of Berlin’s fashion scene

Buttering the bread of Berlin’s fashion scene

Designer puts the Berlin Wall on the catwalk

Designer puts the Berlin Wall on the catwalk

Clothing makers mulling bigger sizes to fit tubbier Teutons

Clothing makers mulling bigger sizes to fit tubbier Teutons

Merkel makes a fashion faux pas in trousers

Merkel makes a fashion faux pas in trousers

Jil Sander to design for Japan’s Uniqlo

Jil Sander to design for Japan’s Uniqlo

Introducing…Heidi Klum

Introducing…Heidi Klum

Berlin’s corset look: primping the prostitute way

Berlin’s corset look: primping the prostitute way

Photo special: Berlin Fashion Week

Photo special: Berlin Fashion Week

Berlin versus Düsseldorf: Germany’s fashion face-off

Berlin versus Düsseldorf: Germany’s fashion face-off

The best of Berlin in December

The best of Berlin in December

Court orders neo-Nazi retailer to close

Court orders neo-Nazi retailer to close

Tattoo removal on the rise in Germany

Tattoo removal on the rise in Germany

German insurer warns against growing vampire teeth trend

German insurer warns against growing vampire teeth trend

Japan’s Onward snaps up fashion label Jil Sander

Japan’s Onward snaps up fashion label Jil Sander

Steiff makes Karl Lagerfeld teddy bear

Steiff makes Karl Lagerfeld teddy bear

Berlin Fashion Week ignores charter against skinny models

Berlin Fashion Week ignores charter against skinny models

German fashion industry says ‘no’ to anorexic models

German fashion industry says ‘no’ to anorexic models

German grannies help produce modern crochet bikinis

German grannies help produce modern crochet bikinis

Joop’s cemetery ‘penis statue’ irks German mourners

Joop’s cemetery ‘penis statue’ irks German mourners

Schiffer disrobes for Vogue ‘sex’ issue

Schiffer disrobes for Vogue ‘sex’ issue

Merkel surprises with daring décolleté at Oslo opera

Merkel surprises with daring décolleté at Oslo opera