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Stars beat a path to huge Christian Dior museum show

A huge show about the fabled French fashion house Christian Dior which opened Wednesday has had a galaxy of stars making the pilgrimage to Paris.
Source: AFP | 2017/7/6 19:23:42

Fashion giants show Paris why they are at the top

The big guns came out to play Tuesday on the Paris haute couture catwalks and showed why they are still top of the fashion tree. Christian Dior, Schiaparelli and Iris Van Herpen conjured up some thrilling clothes that married daring and tradition the day after two new American kids on the block made their debuts in the French capital.
Source: AFP | 2017/7/4 19:18:39

Fashion tries to prove women can look good in bin bags

Belgian husband and wife team Filip Arickx and An Vandevorst turned black plastic bin liners and dry cleaning sheaths into skirts and elaborate embroidered ball gowns in their debut Paris haute couture show.
Source: AFP | 2017/7/3 16:58:39

Fashion dominates Africa’s biggest horse race

Combining high fashion with sport, nearly 50,000 racegoers marked the 120th anniversary of Africa's biggest horse race on Saturday at a packed course in the South African coastal city of Durban.
Source: AFP | 2017/7/2 15:58:39

Shorts major trend at this year’s Paris men’s fashion week

As Paris men's fashion week came to a close Sunday, one trend for spring summer 2018 could not have been clearer - bare legs.
Source: AFP | 2017/6/26 18:08:39

Anti-fur protesters disrupt Kors event in New York

Anti-fur protesters stormed on stage with Michael Kors in New York on Wednesday, briefly disrupting a ticketed event at which the US fashion mogul discussed his career, dressing Melania Trump and shutting stores.
Source: AFP | 2017/6/22 16:13:40

Exhibition of traditional costumes held in France

Photo taken on June 20, 2017 shows dresses which were popular between 1895 and 1935 at Chateau of Champs-sur-Marne in Marne-la-Vallee, France. The exhibition "The History in Costumes: from the Belle Epoque to the Crazy Years 1890-1930" showed more than 40 outfits, from which visitors can realize the evolution of clothing and the social changes at that time.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/22 10:25:48

In Africa’s fashion capital Lagos, ‘trad is swag’

Leggy dancers in tight shorts, bottles of Moet champagne and flashy cars feature in Nigerian pop icon Wizkid's bling-bling music videos.
Source: AFP | 2017/6/14 17:03:39

Creations of Suzhou embroidery presented in Beijing

A model presents a creation of Suzhou embroidery from designer NE·TIGER during a fashion show on China intangible cultural heritage at Prince Gong's Mansion in Beijing, capital of China, June 5, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/7 11:04:12

Finale of Miss Nepal 2017 beauty pageant held in Kathmandu

Participants of the Miss Nepal 2017 perform during the grand finale of Miss Nepal 2017 beauty pageant in Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal, on June 2, 2017. Nineteen participants competed for the title in the pageant.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/3 17:57:01