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A rundown of major key trends from Milan Fashion Week

After three and a half intense days, Milan Fashion Week drew to a close on Monday and began packing up for Paris for the next stage in Europe's fashion season.
Source: AFP | 2019/1/16 18:28:40

Age no barrier for China's senior catwalk models

Wearing a bright floral ensemble with her short dyed blonde hair, Chinese model Ma Yinhong struts a Shanghai catwalk with a style and swagger that belie her 56 years.
Source: AFP | 2019/1/16 18:18:41

Palestinian designer seeks to empower women

It's only three words on a T-shirt or embroidered on a denim jacket in Palestinian designer Yasmeen Mjalli's collection, but they carry a powerful message: "Not your habibti," or darling.
Source: AFP | 2019/1/16 17:18:41

Blood of the colonized

One of France's most celebrated screenwriters is taking on its biggest taboo, the bloody conflict in Algeria, in a new war film.
Source: AFP | 2019/1/13 18:18:39

Michael Jackson estate slams sex abuse documentary 'Leaving Neverland'

A new documentary that accuses Michael Jackson of sexually abusing two boys has been denounced by the late pop star's estate as an "outrageous and pathetic" attempt to exploit his name.
Source: AFP | 2019/1/13 16:43:40

Back from sabbatical

Former Disney animation chief John Lasseter, who resigned last year after acknowledging he made staff feel uncomfortable with unwanted hugs, has landed a new job at Skydance Media, the company said on Wednesday.
Source: AFP | 2019/1/10 16:53:41

Fashion firm struggles to deal with tariffs amidst China-US trade friction

Like Kevin Cheung, vice president of a New York-based clothing company, many in the US fashion and apparel industry breathed a sigh of relief amid the temporary trade truce coming from the consensus reached by the presidents of the US and China on the sidelines of the recent G20 summit.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/27 16:08:39

Laos villagers turn tragedy into hope as they wait for safe land

With a long-stemmed ladle, Vanthon pulls shiny, molten metal from a kiln and deftly pours it into a mold carved in a wooden block.
Source: Reuters | 2018/12/13 18:23:40

Chanel sheds crocodile and snake skin

Chanel has become the first luxury fashion house to turn its back on exotic animal pelts such as lizard, crocodile and snake skin, in a move hailed by animal rights groups on Tuesday.
Source: AFP | 2018/12/5 19:03:42

Opening China to fashion

As French model Maryse Gaspard danced along The Great Wall in a colorful gown for a photo shoot 40 years ago, she was surrounded by a group of Chinese onlookers eager to catch a glimpse of foreign fashion.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/29 19:18:40