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Artist eats $120,000 piece of art: a banana taped to wall

A performance artist shook up the crowd at the Art Basel show in Miami Beach on Saturday when he grabbed a banana that had been duct-taped to a gallery wall and ate it.
Source: AFP | 2019/12/9 17:38:39

Glittering night of awards and latest trends

The unremitting rise of China's fashion force has garnered appreciable attention at home and aboard. From popular fashion labels like Li Ning and Bosideng to young talented Chinese designers, they are injecting a new impetus among Chinese fashionistas. "The diversity behind China's trends must be rooted in the local culture. In the US, it is the street culture, one of which is the brand Supreme as well as other elements like street dances, hip-hop, and basketball," said Chinese designer Hu Sheguang on Thursday at the Toutiao Fashion Gala hosted by Toutiao, a news site from China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/5 17:48:40

Bottega Veneta wins big at Fashion Awards

Bottega Veneta and its young artistic director Daniel Lee were the big winners at the 2019 Fashion Awards on Monday, taking four awards in a star-studded ceremony at the Royal Albert Hall in London.
Source: AFP | 2019/12/3 16:38:40

Victoria's Secret scraps annual fashion show

It was one of the most popular fashion shows for 20 years, but US lingerie brand Victoria's Secret is canceling its annual extravaganza amid controversy and weak financial results in the #MeToo era.
Source: AFP | 2019/11/24 17:13:40

Wet catwalk for Stefano Ricci during Venice floods

Italian designer Stefano Ricci's latest silk tuxedos may be sharply tailored, but they are not ideal wear for the exceptional flood that swept through Venice as they were unveiled.
Source: AFP | 2019/11/21 18:08:41

Sneakers resale profits near 5,000 percent

Forget stocks, real estate, even cryptocurrencies -- China's hottest investment these days is perhaps the Nike, Adidas, and Puma basketball shoes that "sneakerheads" like Hu Huaiyuan fight to get their hands on.
Source: AFP | 2019/11/13 17:23:41

A whopping $14.5 billion offer on the cards jewelry brand

French luxury giant LVMH said on Monday it was in preliminary talks to take over US jewelry brand Tiffany & Co but there was "no certainty" that they would be successful.
Source: AFP | 2019/10/31 16:03:40

China's 'Queen of Couture' Guo Pei offers attire for auction

The first dress to appear at auction by the celebrated Chinese couturier, Guo Pei will be offered at Sotheby's in its New Bond Street saleroom in London, United Kingdom, later this month.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/31 16:08:40

New London exhibition showcases China's ethnic minority fashion

Fashion show, Showcase of Dali, Rich Tapestry of Chinese Culture, was held during the 15th World Chinese Entrepreneurs Convention (WCEC) in London on Monday afternoon.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/22 18:43:40

Dior says it with wildflowers and Greta Thunberg plaits

Dior went back to nature in its Paris fashion week show Tuesday with Greta Thunberg plaits and a garden-inspired collection that seemed to spring straight from the earth.
Source: AFP | 2019/9/25 19:23:40