The Malta Independent 22 April 2018, Sunday


Voguing revives as Paris minorities strike a political pose

Thursday, 12 April 2018, 11:18 Last update: about 13 days ago Associated Press

In garish makeup and dangerously high heels, a black male dancer's outstretched arms aggressively slice the air in time to the Paris nightclub music until suddenly, he drops "dead" on the...

Lanvin fashion designer Lapidus leaves after only 2 seasons

Wednesday, 11 April 2018, 11:16 Last update: about 13 days ago Associated Press

After just two seasons as creative director of Lanvin, the storied Parisian house has announced the departure of its designer Olivier Lapidus. Lapidus' designs for the brand since his surprise...

Fur is dead: Animal welfare groups cheer San Francisco ban

Tuesday, 10 April 2018, 11:14 Last update: about 12 days ago

San Francisco supervisors voted unanimously to ban the sale of fur, further burnishing the city's animal-loving credentials as it becomes the largest U.S. city to approve the prohibition. Animal...

Fashion show without catwalks promotes modest wear in Dubai

Monday, 9 April 2018, 11:13 Last update: about 13 days ago Associated Press

A weeklong fashion event in Dubai is being held without catwalks, models or skin-baring designs. Instead, around 30 designers of fashionable modest wear— some Muslim and others not—...

Eva Longoria weaves empowerment throughout her clothing line

Friday, 6 April 2018, 10:25 Last update: about 20 days ago Associated Press

Eva Longoria is a master of multitasking. The 43-year-old actress is producing a new pilot, continuing her work with the Time's Up initiative, launching her clothing line on HSN and preparing to...

Dior men's designer Kris Van Assche departs after 11 years

Wednesday, 4 April 2018, 10:21 Last update: about 20 days ago Associated Press

Christian Dior announced Monday that long-time menswear designer Kris Van Assche would leave the Parisian fashion house and be succeeded by former Louis Vuitton designer Kim Jones. Van Assche, a...

Britney Spears lands 1st high fashion campaign with Kenzo

Tuesday, 3 April 2018, 10:20 Last update: about 20 days ago Associated Press

Britney Spears has landed her first high fashion modeling campaign as the new face of Paris-based Kenzo. The 36-year-old singer said she had been waiting for the "right fit and the right...

Versace is latest to join no-fur trend in fashion

Monday, 2 April 2018, 10:17 Last update: about 20 days ago Associated Press

Versace has become the latest fashion house to eliminate fur from its collections, joining Gucci, Giorgio Armani, Hugo Boss among others. The Humane Society, which campaigns against the sale of...

Preppy A&F breaks out of its slump

Friday, 30 March 2018, 14:27 Last update: about 27 days ago

— Abercrombie & Fitch's flagship brand had its first quarterly sales gain for a key measure in five years, offering encouraging evidence that its overhaul is working to attract...

  • don't miss