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Japanese fashion designer Kansai Yamamoto passes away at 76

Japanese fashion designer Kansai Yamamoto, considered a pioneer of the country's industry and known for his work with David Bowie, has died of leukaemia aged 76, his daughter actress Mirai Yamamoto announced on Monday.
Source: AFP | 2020/7/28 16:33:40

Milan combines physical and digital for first apres-lockdown fashion week

Milan kicked off its first Digital Fashion Week on Tuesday with two live runway shows on the schedule, including from heavyweights Dolce & Gabbana, to send out a message of "positivity."
Source: AFP | 2020/7/16 17:58:40

Sri Lanka hosts first wedding exhibition since COVID-19 outbreak

Early Saturday, young Ranjani Gunatilake, who is planning her wedding in December, traveled to the Waters Edge resort in Sri Lanka's capital Colombo to attend "Wedding Boutique 2020," the first wedding exhibition held in the country after a COVID-19 curfew was lifted.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/7/13 18:13:40

Paris designers make Black Lives Matter plea

The Dutch brand Botter made an impassioned plea for Black Lives Matter Friday at Paris men's fashion week.
Source: AFP | 2020/7/12 17:48:41

Fashion must 'enforce inclusion' says supermodel Naomi Campbell

Supermodel Naomi Campbell said Monday that the fashion industry must start "enforcing inclusion" on the catwalk and beyond.
Source: AFP | 2020/7/9 13:58:42

Why super rich fashionistas are not crying for Paris shows

One very select group of fashionistas were not crying into their cocktails when the Paris fashion shows were canceled because of the coronavirus.
Source: AFP | 2020/7/9 13:58:40

Paris fashion week continues with online showings from Chanel

South Sudanese model Adut Akech was the star of Chanel's teeny-weeny Paris haute couture show Tuesday which featured two "punk princesses."
Source: AFP | 2020/7/8 19:23:41

Dior strikes gold as Paris fashion makes mixed virtual debut

The first ever digital Paris fashion week started Monday to mixed reviews from fashionistas.
Source: AFP | 2020/7/7 19:53:40

Fashion and cosmetics brands spark controversy in China with Pride campaign and removal of “whitening” from skin care products

US fashion brand Calvin Klein has introduced a new campaign that features a plus-size, African-American transgender model. This and French cosmetics brand L'oreal Paris' decision to alter its slogan have both sparked controversy on Chinese social media as many netizens said they felt the move was merely an attempt by the companies to be "politically correct."
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/29 17:53:43

Burberry enters into cooperation with Chinese reality show to reach younger demographic and boost struggling revenue, signaling new trend

British luxury brand Burberry will cooperate with popular Chinese web reality show Street Dance of China Season 3 to better cater to youth culture in an attempt to inject some life in its dropping revenue amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2020/5/31 22:19:04