The Malta Independent 27 January 2020, Monday

Fashion

Paris men's fashion shows get underway

Saturday, 25 January 2020, 09:23 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

Acrid  exhaust fumes and the beeping of car horns contrasted with perfumed interiors and the soft rustle of luxuriant fabrics, as Paris Fashion Week got underway in the public transport...

Milan designers hybridize menswear for next autumn/winter

Friday, 24 January 2020, 09:27 Last update: about 3 days ago Associated Press

Milan designers continued their exploration of the shifting roles and representations of men in changing times.  The design language during Milan Fashion Week veered from androgyny to gender-less...

Milan designers embrace sustainability and Gen-Z's influence

Thursday, 23 January 2020, 10:14 Last update: about 4 days ago Associated Press

The growing influence of Generation Z was clear on the second day of Milan Fashion Week: Emporio Armani unveiled an "upcycled" capsule collection, Dolce&Gabbana filled their front row with teenage...

Milan designers consider menswear for the next decade

Wednesday, 22 January 2020, 09:36 Last update: about 5 days ago Associated Press

Milan fashion designers were taking a step back as they consider the import of presenting their first collections of the 2020s.  The last decade marked a blurring in gender roles and also the...

Italian fashion world adopts manifesto promoting diversity

Tuesday, 21 January 2020, 09:31 Last update: about 6 days ago Associated Press

The Italian National Fashion Chamber is promoting a diversity agenda among Milan's major fashion houses, a year after several top Italian brands faced criticism for designs and remarks seen as...

Sustainability in the fashion industry faces an uphill climb

Friday, 3 January 2020, 13:27 Last update: about 24 days ago Associated Press

Sustainability in fashion is a hot button topic, with retailers large and small racing to prove their green credentials, but the desire for new attire churns and the industry remains one of the...

Innovative fashion designers lead the way on sustainability

Thursday, 2 January 2020, 08:54 Last update: about 25 days ago Associated Press

Innovative fashion designers are turning to such things as horseradish and nettles to make sustainable clothing and accessories to the delight of a growing number of buyers. While more consumers...

Chanel celebrates its artisans in glimmering Paris show

Monday, 9 December 2019, 11:11 Last update: about 3 months ago Associated Press

Chanel brought its itinerant off-season fashion show the "arts and crafts," with its swath of VIPs including Penelope Cruz and Marion Cotillard, back to home ground in Paris on Wednesday to mark its...

Zac Posen, red carpet favourite, shuts down fashion label

Monday, 11 November 2019, 10:21 Last update: about 4 months ago Associated Press

Designer Zac Posen is shutting down his namesake label. Posen has been a red carpet favorite for close to two decades, known for glamorous, body-hugging gowns, often with long trains or big,...

Ferrari to launch fashion collaboration with Armani

Saturday, 9 November 2019, 10:24 Last update: about 4 months ago Associated Press

Sportscar maker Ferrari announced a fashion collaboration with Giorgio Armani as part of its long-promised strategy to squeeze more value out of the storied company's allure. CEO Louis Camilleri...

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