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Fashion

Metallic undies: Tom Ford debuts men's underwear collection

Wednesday, 14 February 2018, 08:56 Last update: about 3 months ago Associated Press

When you're Tom Ford, there are few fashion frontiers left to conquer, so men's underwear it was at his New York Fashion week menswear show, on an army of otherwise unclad models showing off metallic...

Marchesa struggles to find footing after Weinstein scandal

Tuesday, 13 February 2018, 08:53 Last update: about 3 months ago Associated Press

Whether the luxe womenswear brand Marchesa can survive the sexual misconduct scandal of co-founder Georgina Chapman's estranged husband, Harvey Weinstein, remains to be seen: It canceled its New York...

Authentically handmade? How to know amid mass production

Friday, 2 February 2018, 14:26 Last update: about 4 months ago Associated Press

Guatemalan women skilled in traditional Mayan beadwork technique have made chic pillows and pouches for West Elm. Hand-dyers in India, using petals collected from discarded Hindu temple floral...

Paris couture: Cardin honoured; Sergeenko faces backlash

Thursday, 1 February 2018, 14:19 Last update: about 4 months ago Associated Press

PARIS (AP) — The 95-year-old French fashion icon Pierre Cardin made an exceptionally rare appearance at Paris Couture Week, model Naomi Campbell led fashion industry insiders in criticizing...

Menswear a wrap in Paris with colorful Kenzo, urban Lanvin

Tuesday, 30 January 2018, 09:58 Last update: about 4 months ago Associated Press

Lanvin and Paul Smith capped a masculine and utilitarian menswear season in Paris as Kenzo paid tribute to Irish singer-songwriter Dolores O'Riordan of The Cranberries, who died last...

Dior gets surreal as stars talk Time's Up at Paris couture

Tuesday, 30 January 2018, 09:35 Last update: about 4 months ago Associated Press

Dior designer Maria Grazia Chiuri projected a ludic mood at the Rodin Museum as top actresses weighed in on the Time's Up movement against sexual harassment at the start of Paris couture...

Stars turn out for swansong of Louis Vuitton designer

Sunday, 28 January 2018, 12:41 Last update: about 4 months ago Associated Press

The celebrity allure of Paris Fashion Week was at its height Thursday as notables from the worlds of sports, film and fashion attended the swansong show of Louis Vuitton designer Kim Jones. Here...

Colour galore in Paris as menswear gets bold

Saturday, 27 January 2018, 12:40 Last update: about 4 months ago Associated Press

There was color galore at Paris menswear shows Friday, with John Galliano channeling the hues of the rainbow for Maison Margiela and Cerutti 1881 featuring flashes of gold. The Alexander McQueen...

Dior travels back in time for couture-infused menswear

Friday, 26 January 2018, 11:28 Last update: about 4 months ago Associated Press

— Designer Kris Van Assche travelled back in a fashion time machine Saturday while Robert Pattinson explained the importance of clothes for acting roles as he attended Dior Homme's Paris...

Chanel's garden delights as Givenchy designer debuts couture

Thursday, 25 January 2018, 11:26 Last update: about 4 months ago Associated Press

Rose scents mingled with celebrities such as Marion Cotillard, Sofia Coppola and Rita Ora at Chanel on Tuesday as showman Karl Lagerfeld recreated a verdant garden to showcase his bucolic couture...

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