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The secret lives of Cannes’ Instagram queens

For 70 years, the Cannes film festival has been a key event on any A-lister's calendar. But move over Nicole Kidman, there's a new breed of star in town: Social media personalities invited purely on the grounds of their huge Instagram or YouTube followings.
Source: AFP | 2017/6/2 5:03:40

Creations by designer Liu Yong displayed at fashion show in Shanghai

A model displays the creations by designer Liu Yong during a fashion show held in Shanghai, east China, May 24, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/25 0:18:13

Best of both worlds

"Silk came to the Europe through the ancient Silk Road. In Switzerland, this was the origin of our textile industry," said Doris Leuthard, president of the Swiss Confederation, while addressing the crowd at the InnoFashion 2017 event on Monday in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/18 22:26:37

Palestinian fashion designer breathes new life into tradition

Palestinian fashion designer Natalie Tahhan is hard at work in her Jerusalem studio, replacing the painstaking processes of cross-stitching and embroidery with a laptop computer and printed fabric.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/8 16:53:39

Make-up artists showcase peacock beauty in Malaysia

Women donned peacock-style headgear and brightly colored make-up in Malaysia at an event showcasing creative interpretations of traditional Malay costumes and make-up techniques.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/7 18:13:39

Celebrities embrace avant-garde challenge at 2017 Met Gala

On a night when celebrities can let loose on their fashion choices, pop princesses and Hollywood actresses took it up a notch in the avant-garde department at New York's Met Gala on Monday.
Source: Reuters | 2017/5/4 20:36:12

LVMH bags Christian Dior Couture

The world's top luxury company LVMH said last week it plans to take full control of Christian Dior in order to harness the "high growth potential" of "one of the world's most iconic brands," whose sales have doubled over the past five years.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/4 20:36:12

New York pays tribute to Japanese fashion icon Kawakubo

Twists, knots, curls and folds: The fantastical, boundary-pushing creations of legendary designer Rei Kawakubo explore the space where fashion ends and art begins.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/3 15:48:39

Vintage apron exhibition to be held in Hong Kong

Morgan Wills displays vintage aprons during a media preview of a vintage apron exhibition in Hong Kong, south China, April 25, 2017. Australian apron afficionados Morgan Wills will hold a vintage apron exhibition in Hong Kong from April 28 to May 14, showcasing 60 aprons from the 1920s to the 1960s.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/26 9:10:07

Beijing’s Taikoo Li says ‘Let’s play with fashion’ at ongoing festival

As part of the ongoing fashion festival at Taikoo Li Sanlitun, I.T, the Hong Kong multi-brand fashion house will hold a fashion show for its spring/summer collections by 19 brands including Kenzo, MSGM, Gosha Rubchinskiy and Stella McCartney on Saturday afternoon.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/14 20:48:39