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'Dogs and pigs' hit Paris catwalk

Paris men's fashion week began in earnest on Wednesday with two collections showing what dogs and pigs men can be, as the industry reels from a new sexual harassment scandal.
Source: AFP | 2018/1/18 17:18:39

Pretty dresses are no longer just for women

Why should women get to wear all the pretty dresses? Why can't men also flounce about in the feathers, lace or fine embroidery if they want to?
Source: AFP | 2018/1/17 17:48:40

Beijing's Night of Fashion

The night belonged to local Chinese designers at the Beijing Exhibition Center on Friday as The Night of Fashion Beijing, one of the largest showcases of original Chinese fashion designs, explored the historic Silk Road through fashion shows, music, dance and videos. According to event organizer China Hi-Tech Group, the Night of Fashion Beijing, now in its third year, has grown into a platform to showcase fashion designs and lifestyle trends.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/15 18:03:39

Dolce & Gabbana's royal flush wows Milan Fashion Week

Italian fashion house Dolce & Gabbana put on a show fit for a king on Saturday with its regal-inspired men's range modelled by some of the scions of the social media age in Milan.
Source: AFP | 2018/1/14 16:23:39

Luxury brand Gucci turns to fine dining

It's all a matter of taste. Luxury labels are accustomed to tempting fashionistas, and now they're stretching from haute couture to haute cuisine.
Source: Reuters | 2018/1/10 20:47:42

Swedish startup Foreo launches 'UFO' for easy beauty face masks

Beauty startup Foreo is launching a "UFO" to make salon-style face mask treatments as much a part of people's days as brushing teeth.
Source: AFP | 2018/1/10 20:47:43

Dior Paris exhibition breaks record

More than 700,000 people flocked to a record-breaking Paris exhibition dedicated to the Christian Dior French fashion house, its organizers said on Monday.
Source: AFP | 2018/1/9 17:33:39

Chinese designer tackles the qipao's mysterious allure

The revitalization of traditional culture in China has brought the cheongsam, or qipao, back to prominence once again. However, while people of all ages have begun taking every opportunity to wear this symbol of traditional Chinese culture during different occasions, few know the history behind the form fitting dress.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/3 18:23:39

British designer Phoebe Philo quits fashion label Celine

British-born designer Phoebe Philo said Friday that she is quitting Celine, the French fashion house that she has led for the last decade.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/24 17:38:40

Fashionistas mourn Colette closing

They may not yet be weeping in the streets, but for French fashionistas, the closure on Wednesday of Colette, the concept store which has become a Paris style institution, ranks nothing short of a national tragedy.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/20 18:28:39