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Dior Paris exhibition breaks record

More than 700,000 people flocked to a record-breaking Paris exhibition dedicated to the Christian Dior French fashion house, its organizers said on Monday.
Source: AFP | 2018/1/9 17:33:39

Chinese designer tackles the qipao's mysterious allure

The revitalization of traditional culture in China has brought the cheongsam, or qipao, back to prominence once again. However, while people of all ages have begun taking every opportunity to wear this symbol of traditional Chinese culture during different occasions, few know the history behind the form fitting dress.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/3 18:23:39

British designer Phoebe Philo quits fashion label Celine

British-born designer Phoebe Philo said Friday that she is quitting Celine, the French fashion house that she has led for the last decade.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/24 17:38:40

Fashionistas mourn Colette closing

They may not yet be weeping in the streets, but for French fashionistas, the closure on Wednesday of Colette, the concept store which has become a Paris style institution, ranks nothing short of a national tragedy.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/20 18:28:39

Uyghur designers merging of traditional and modern culture reflects rising trend in Xinjiang

One of the reasons that an increasing number of young people love avant-garde brands, such as Supreme, ACEG and Stay Real to name a few, is the concept they represent: Anyone can be fashionable.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/14 17:38:40

Get the 'post-Soviet' look: how Russian street style went global

Russian street style might not conjure up images of high glamour, but the look is making its mark on the global fashion industry, from the catwalk to the high street.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/13 18:35:29

China's World Link opens first Chinese mainland retail store authorized to sell Peruvian alpaca wool clothing

The first Alpaca del Peru brand store in China opened in Beijing on Monday, the brand's Chinese partner World Link announced in a press release that same day.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/11 17:58:40

Creations by Jean Paul Gaultier presented in Athens, Greece

A model presents a creation by French designer Jean Paul Gaultier inspired by Greece during a fundraising fashion show at Benaki Museum in Athens, Greece on Nov. 28, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/30 11:23:41

Mongolian clothing contest helps spread traditional culture

A clothing competition opened in North China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region on Monday with the aim to promote ethnic cultures.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/28 18:48:39

Chinese retailer SECOO to create tailored customer experiences

SECOO, one of China's biggest online luxury retailers, announced plans for combining offline shopping with the latest technology to meet the rising demands of Chinese consumers on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/24 0:10:44