Fashion

What does a CEO look like? New female `Foundation 500` list challenges stereotypes

What does a CEO look like? New female `Foundation 500` list challenges stereotypes

Published 08/06/2017

H&M Foundation Global Manager Diana Amini poses with portraits of women on its Foundation 500 list of female entrepreneurs in emerging markets in Stockholm, Sweden, June 2, 2017. Picture taken June 2, 2017. REUTERS/Anna Ringstrom

From a Peruvian trout farm manager to the head of an Indonesian meatball company, a list of 500 women entrepreneurs in emerging markets was launched on Thursday to challenge the stereotype of a typical company boss and inspire women globally.

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Pace of Gulf tech deals heats up as Emaar buys Namshi stake

Published 24/05/2017

A logo of Emaar is seen near the Dubai Mall March 16, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

Emaar Malls will buy a 51 percent stake in e-commerce fashion website Namshi from Global Fashion Group, a firm backed by Rocket Internet, for $151 million, a sign of growing demand for tech deals in the Middle East.

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Lauren Hutton turns heads at 73 in new lingerie ad

Lauren Hutton turns heads at 73 in new lingerie ad

Published 20/04/2017

Model and actress Lauren Hutton is turning heads again by appearing in a commercial for Calvin Klein underwear, at the age of 73.

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Edward Enninful named first male editor of British Vogue

Edward Enninful named first male editor of British Vogue

Published 10/04/2017

FILE PHOTO: Model Naomi Campbell (R) poses for a photograph with fashion stylist Edward Enninful, after Enninful received his Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) at Buckingham Palace, in London, Britain October 27, 2016. REUTERS/Philip Toscano/Pool/File Photo

Fashion magazine British Vogue said on Monday it has appointed Edward Enninful as its new editor-in-chief, making him the first male editor in the publication's 100-year history.

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Armani to show Emporio women`s line in London this September

Armani to show Emporio women`s line in London this September

Published 05/04/2017

Italian designer Giorgio Armani in Milan, Italy February 27, 2017. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

Giorgio Armani said on Wednesday he would showcase the spring summer 2018 collection of his Emporio Armani women's line in London this September rather than in Milan, on the day the renovated Bond Street Emporio Armani store opens.

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Daring designs lead looks on Tokyo catwalks

Daring designs lead looks on Tokyo catwalks

Published 22/03/2017

Models present creation of Bateeq brand by Indonesian designer Michelle Tjokrosaputro from her Autumn/Winter 2017 collection during Tokyo Fashion Week in Tokyo, Japan March 22, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Colorful embroidery, creative batik designs and fearless facial jewelry brightened the catwalks at Tokyo Fashion Week where Asian designers presented their Autumn/Winter 2017-18 collections this week.

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Fashion house Givenchy names Waight Keller as artistic director

Fashion house Givenchy names Waight Keller as artistic director

Published 16/03/2017

Givenchy named Clare Waight Keller as its new artistic director on Thursday, becoming the first woman at the creative helm of the French fashion house founded by Hubert de Givenchy in 1952.

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Off the catwalk, bloggers and editors vie for fashion fans` attention

Off the catwalk, bloggers and editors vie for fashion fans` attention

Published 15/03/2017

FILE PHOTO: Models present creations during the Bora Aksu catwalk show during London Fashion Week in London, Britain, February 17, 2017. REUTERS/Neil Hall/File Photo

Dressed in a red top, fuchsia pleated skirt and fluffy boa worn on the shoulder, fashion blogger Beatrice Balaj poses for pictures in her front row seat at a New York catwalk show.

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Costume jewelry worn by Hollywood`s Golden Age stars up for auction

Costume jewelry worn by Hollywood`s Golden Age stars up for auction

Published 15/03/2017

From the coral necklace worn by Vivien Leigh in "Gone With The Wind" to Marilyn Monroe's gold and pearl drop earrings from "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes," the glittering adornments made for Hollywood's stars will go up for auction this year.

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Siberian pageant shows beauty comes in all sizes

Siberian pageant shows beauty comes in all sizes

Published 08/03/2017

Models of the SibPlus Models agency and participants of the Miss Doughnut beauty competition walk during a rehearsal in Krasnoyarsk, Siberia, Russia March 4, 2017. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin

In Russia's snowy Krasnoyarsk, women preparing for a plus-sized beauty contest parade around a hall dressed in ball gowns and swimsuits - but also take classes in kick-boxing and dancing.

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