Fashion

Music producer Russell Simmons steps down after sex assault claim

Music producer Russell Simmons steps down after sex assault claim

Published 30/11/2017

FILE PHOTO: Producer Russell Simmons take part in an "I am Muslim Too" rally in Times Square Manhattan, New York, U.S. February 19, 2017. REUTERS/Carlo [more…]

‘King of Cling’ fashion designer Azzedine Alaia dies at 77

‘King of Cling’ fashion designer Azzedine Alaia dies at 77

Published 18/11/2017

PARIS (Reuters) - Tunisian-born fashion designer Azzedine Alaia, who dressed stars from Greta Garbo to Grace Jones and Lady Gaga, died in Paris at the [more…]

First lady Melania plays tourist as Trump departs Beijing

First lady Melania plays tourist as Trump departs Beijing

Published 10/11/2017

As U.S. President Donald Trump left Beijing on Friday for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Vietnam, first lady Melania stayed behind to play tourist, viewing pandas at a zoo and visiting the Great Wall of China. [more…]

Hugo Boss in switch to Formula E from F1: CEO in magazine

Hugo Boss in switch to Formula E from F1: CEO in magazine

Published 10/11/2017

German fashion brand Hugo Boss will end its motorsport tie-up with Formula One from next year to move into Formula E, Chief Executive Mark Langer told German weekly Focus. [more…]

Armani plans transfer of stake in fashion firm to his foundation

Armani plans transfer of stake in fashion firm to his foundation

Published 23/10/2017

Giorgio Armani's succession plans include a transfer of part of his high-end fashion empire to his charitable foundation in a bid to prevent any takeovers or a break-up of the group, the designer told a newspaper. [more…]

Italy`s Gucci bans fur, joining others in seeking alternatives

Italy`s Gucci bans fur, joining others in seeking alternatives

Published 12/10/2017

Italy's Gucci will stop using fur in its designs from next year, joining a growing number of fashion houses looking at alternatives after coming under pressure from animal rights activists and changing consumer tastes. [more…]

Paris` Champs Elysees gets star turn as a catwalk

Paris` Champs Elysees gets star turn as a catwalk

Published 01/10/2017

The Champs Elysees avenue in Paris got a makeover on Sunday as a giant outdoor catwalk, as celebrities and models took to the runway in the first show of its kind by L'Oreal, the French cosmetics firm. [more…]

Yves Saint Laurent designs get new airing at Paris museum

Yves Saint Laurent designs get new airing at Paris museum

Published 28/09/2017

A new museum showcasing the creations of late French couturier Yves Saint Laurent opens in Paris next week, offering visitors an intimate glimpse into his studio and how he pulled together his collections. [more…]

Ferragamo strolls through Milan daisy garden under the stars

Ferragamo strolls through Milan daisy garden under the stars

Published 24/09/2017

Models for Italian luxury group Salvatore Ferragamo strolled through a garden of daisies in the heart of Milan on Saturday evening to wrap up the city's fourth day of fashion week. [more…]

Missoni`s party collection celebrates designer`s 20th anniversary

Missoni`s party collection celebrates designer`s 20th anniversary

Published 23/09/2017

Italian designer Angela Missoni celebrated 20 years at the creative helm of the family-owned knitwear brand with a party-inspired collection, declaring herself proud of having kept the brand relevant over the years. [more…]