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US fashion icon, socialite Gloria Vanderbilt dead at 95

06 June, 2019 9:18 am 9:18 am

(Reuters) – Gloria Vanderbilt, the “poor little rich girl” who lived a life at the highest levels of fashion, society and wealth as an heir to one of the greatest family fortunes in US history, died on Monday at the age of 95, her son, CNN correspondent Anderson Cooper, said. The network said Vanderbilt died … Read More

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Iconic Barbie doll celebrates 60 years of evolution

03 March, 2019 11:48 pm 11:48 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Barbie, the fashion doll famous around the world, celebrates her 60th anniversary on Saturday with new collections honouring real-life role models and careers in which women remain under-represented. It is part of Barbie’s evolution over the decades since her debut at the New York Toy Fair on March 9, 1959. To … Read More

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Armani’s glittering Art Deco fashion draws stars in Paris

01 January, 2019 11:02 am 11:02 am

PARIS (Reuters) – Italy’s Giorgio Armani played off bright reds against dazzling blue tones in his Haute Couture fashion collection in Paris on Tuesday, in an Art Deco-inspired feast of feathers, sequins, patent leather and crystals. The designer’s gowns have long been red carpet favourites, and the catwalk show drew Hollywood actresses Uma Thurman and … Read More

Los Angeles, city of fashion and glamour, moves to ban fur products

09 September, 2018 11:27 am 11:27 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The city of Los Angeles, a leading centre of the world’s fashion industry, moved on Tuesday towards becoming the largest U.S. metropolis to outlaw the sale and manufacture of most fur products within its limits. Following the lead of San Francisco and two smaller California municipalities, the Los Angeles City Council … Read More

Gaultier lights up fashion week with provocative ode to smoking

07 July, 2018 9:43 am 9:43 am

PARIS (Reuters) – With sultry tuxedos and a gown that appeared to waft down the catwalk like cigarette smoke, French designer Jean Paul Gaultier celebrated smoking in all its forms on Wednesday in a fashion show filled with tongue-in-cheek digs at overly rigid attitudes. Reinterpretations of “Le Smoking” – or tuxedos for women popularised by … Read More