Jane Birkin

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Jane Birkin doing well after stroke, say her family
English-born entertainer, 74, has cancelled her appearance at American film festival in France

Ben Quinn

06, Sep, 2021 @1:39 PM

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RIP skinnies. What’s next for jeans?
With denim returning to our wardrobes, the jury is out as to which style will win out. Make the ‘anything goes’ moment work for you by looking to vintage inspiration for these 10 styles

Lauren Cochrane

30, Apr, 2021 @10:13 AM

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Love on the Ground: the intimate illusions of Jacques Rivette’s chateau mystery
Jane Birkin and Geraldine Chaplin star in the French director’s enthralling and perplexing drama about rehearsals for a one-off performance

Chris Wiegand

06, Apr, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Munkey Diaries 1957-1982 by Jane Birkin review – passion and pop in Paris
From ‘Je t’aime’ with Serge Gainsbourg to partying with Roman Polanski … the star‑studded early years of an actor and hit singer

Kathryn Hughes

20, Aug, 2020 @8:00 AM

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Jane Birkin: 'Serge Gainsbourg was never a boring genius'
In her new memoir, the actor and singer delves into decades of diaries addressed to a childhood toy

Tim Lewis

15, Aug, 2020 @5:00 PM

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Ex-Hermès staff appear in court over fake designer handbags
French court hears forgery network manufactured bags between 2013 and 2014 for a profit of more than €2m

Kim Willsher

24, Jun, 2020 @4:05 PM

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Agnès Varda remembered by Jane Birkin
The actor and singer on the pioneering film director she recalls as ‘an extraordinary bundle of curiosity and energy’

Jane Birkin

16, Dec, 2019 @9:30 AM

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Life, death and Serge: Jane Birkin reveals her insecurities in emotional memoir
The singer opens up about her tumultuous relationships with the ‘bad boy’ of French music and her late daughter

Kim Willsher

27, Oct, 2019 @6:20 AM

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From Bowie to Beyoncé: what the stars can teach us about travelling in style
Mia Farrow opted for a kaftan while Marilyn Monroe went for high heels. What can vintage celebrity fashion tell us about cool, comfortable travel?

Leah Harper, Scarlett Conlon and Ellie Violet Bramley

14, Aug, 2019 @11:00 AM

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Vintage Hermès Birkin bag sells for record £162,500 in London
Sale at Christie’s makes handbag most expensive ever to sell at European auction

Mattha Busby

13, Jun, 2018 @9:13 AM

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'He was a great man. I was just pretty': photos tell story of Jane and Serge
Exhibition in Calais captures intimate moments from Birkin and Gainsbourg’s relationship

Maev Kennedy

06, Apr, 2018 @12:13 PM

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What I wore this week: a Birkin bag
A basket bag has adorned the arms of pouting French girls for decades. And it’s the cute way to channel this summer’s pastoral chic

Jess Cartner-Morley

21, Jul, 2017 @11:59 AM

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