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Fashion

Preppy A&F breaks out of its slump

Friday, 30 March 2018, 14:27 Last update: about 1 month 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...

France wants a stop to sexist stereotypes in advertising

Thursday, 29 March 2018, 14:25 Last update: about 1 month ago Associated Press

Leading French advertisers and the country's broadcast watchdog launched a nationwide plan Tuesday to fight sexist stereotypes in ads — from half-naked women selling vacuum cleaners to violent...

Affordable fashion site launches hashtag-heavy revolution

Wednesday, 28 March 2018, 14:24 Last update: about 1 month ago Associated Press

Cardi B's climbing her way up, professionally speaking, but she's not above a bargain fashion moment. The brash rapper regularly shouts out the online retailer Fashion Nova, along with La La...

Victorian button-up meets raw punk at Paris Fashion Week

Tuesday, 27 March 2018, 14:22 Last update: about 1 month ago Associated Press

The buttoned-up styles of the Victorian era have met their nemesis in the unbridled sexuality of British punk in contrasting shows at Paris Fashion Week. Here are some of the fall-winter...

Paris Fashion Week: Roaring Twenties, nature, Glam Rock

Monday, 26 March 2018, 14:20 Last update: about 1 month ago Associated Press

Here are some of the fall-winter 2018 highlights: ___ LANVIN'S COMPROMISE For his sophomore outing, designer Olivier Lapidus continued to lead Lanvin down its newer, more commercial...

No-fur Stella McCartney fuses men's, women's styles in Paris

Friday, 23 March 2018, 13:14 Last update: about 2 months ago Associated Press

— In a fall-winter season that's featured a fair share of fur on the runway in spite of growing resistance, Stella McCartney's show was the ecological antidote at Paris Fashion Week. Guests...

Givenchy gets gritty as Poiret is relaunched in Paris

Thursday, 22 March 2018, 13:12 Last update: about 2 months ago Associated Press

— In a low-key Givenchy hoody, actor Idris Elba joined forces with actress Elle Fanning in a blue Valentino gown to buck this week's trend and bring some A-list star power to Paris Fashion Week...

Dior's '60s flower power celebrates women's rights in Paris

Wednesday, 21 March 2018, 13:10 Last update: about 2 months ago Associated Press

The subzero temperatures didn't dampen Paris Fashion Week, which began with dark 80s atmospherics at Saint Laurent and a bright flower-power ode to female empowerment from Dior. Here are some of...

Chloe goes romantic in Paris; Kenzo pays homage to Rousseau

Tuesday, 20 March 2018, 13:08 Last update: about 2 months ago Associated Press

A romantic Victorian spirit infused many of the fluid dresses and silk shirts shown Thursday at Chloe during Paris Fashion Week's fall-winter 2018 shows. Kenzo channeled painter Henri Rousseau's...

Balmain goes disco as Issey Miyake wraps up at Paris shows

Sunday, 18 March 2018, 12:06 Last update: about 2 months ago Associated Press

"The Oscars, the Oscars," was the refrain used by Paris Fashion Week organizers to explain the low-key turnout Friday for top stars who normally flock to the City of Light's coveted front...

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