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Burberry sees in technicolor for London Fashion Week

See-through plastic and short skirts were on display at Burberry Saturday as the quintessentially British brand gave itself a youthful injection, while Jonathan Anderson offered women a countryside-inspired "sanctuary."
Source: AFP | 2017/9/17 17:08:39

Conservative outlook

US design icons Marc Jacobs and Michael Kors brought New York Fashion Week to a close Wednesday as the spring/summer 2018 season flits to Europe and some pondered the health of fashion in the US financial capital.
Source: AFP | 2017/9/15 5:03:40

Blondie backs experimental eco-fashion in London show

Blondie star Debbie Harry took to the London catwalk Monday to support sustainable fabrics created by VIN + OMI, designers experimenting with everything from environmentally-friendly latex to leather-style mushrooms.
Source: AFP | 2017/9/12 18:33:39

Flamenco, hot pink and lingerie trot NY catwalk

New York Fashion Week has just two days left before the spring/summer 2018 season moves to Europe. From Flamenco ruffles to hot pink and plus-size lingerie, here is a quick round-up from the catwalk Monday.
Source: AFP | 2017/9/12 17:33:40

French fashion giants LVMH, Kering ban ultra-thin models

A host of French-owned fashion labels spanning Christian Dior to Saint Laurent pledged Wednesday to ban ultra-thin models from their advertising and catwalk shows in response to criticism that the industry encourages anorexia.
Source: AFP | 2017/9/7 17:03:40

Fashion Icon of the Decade

Ten years ago, model Kendall Jenner was 11 years old. Next week, she will be named Fashion Icon of the Decade.
Source: AFP | 2017/8/31 19:13:39

Costumes featuring intangible cultural heritages presented at fashion week

A total of 44 costumes featuring intangible cultural heritages were presented at the fashion week.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/25 22:45:57

Chelsea Manning makes waves with Vogue swimsuit spread

Transgender soldier Chelsea Manning, the former Army intelligence analyst jailed for leaking troves of classified information to WikiLeaks, has turned heads by posing in a red one-piece bathing suit for the September issue of Vogue.
Source: AFP | 2017/8/17 23:35:02

Diana: The fashionista who shook up the royal dress code

Princess Diana revolutionized the royal dress code with the help of some of the world's greatest designers during a glamorous life that came to a tragic end 20 years ago this month.
Source: AFP | 2017/8/17 23:35:02

Made in Myanmar: Designers put ethical twist on local fashion

With Myanmar emerging as a manufacturing hub for mass-produced clothes, a crop of young designers are using home-grown fashion to preserve the country’s sartorial heritage and reshape the sweatshop model.
Source: AFP | 2017/8/3 19:35:30