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Bridalwear for spring/summer 2016 gets a dose of flower power

Bridalwear for spring/summer 2016 gets a dose of flower power

AFP Relax - Tue, Apr 21, 2015 Bridal fashion next season is all about floral motifs, if the gorgeous designs shimmying down the catwalk at the New York Bridal Show were anything to go by. From delicate, wispy floral accents to cute appliqués and full-on embroidery, the big designers at the show put a lovely blooming twist on wedding gowns for Spring 2016. "This collection offers a bride the perf…

  • Lily-Rose Depp launches modeling career
    Lily-Rose Depp launches modeling career AFP Relax - Thu, Apr 23, 2015

    Lily-Rose Depp -- daughter of Johnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis -- has released an image of her first-ever fashion shoot with Oyster Magazine. More »Lily-Rose Depp launches modeling career

    Lily-Rose Depp launches modeling career

    Lily-Rose Depp -- daughter of Johnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis -- has released an image of her first-ever fashion shoot with Oyster Magazine.

  • Far from catwalk, Brazilian favela dreams of fashion
    Far from catwalk, Brazilian favela dreams of fashion AFP Relax - Sat, Apr 18, 2015

    As the setting sun casts an orange glow over the Sao Paulo slum of Paraisopolis, a dozen aspiring models sporting towering heels strut up and down an improvised catwalk. … More »Far from catwalk, Brazilian favela dreams of fashion

    Far from catwalk, Brazilian favela dreams of fashion

    As the setting sun casts an orange glow over the Sao Paulo slum of Paraisopolis, a dozen aspiring models sporting towering heels strut up and down an improvised catwalk. Again, walk!" shouts their coach, who is teaching the teenagers the tricks of the trade as part of a project to spread the glitter of the Brazilian mega-city's …

  • Colette teams up with McDonald's on fashion collaboration
    Colette teams up with McDonald's on fashion collaboration AFP Relax - Thu, Apr 23, 2015

    Parisian concept fashion and lifestyle store Colette has teamed up with McDonald's on a limited-edition clothing and accessories collection featuring the fast food chain's … More »Colette teams up with McDonald's on fashion collaboration

    Colette teams up with McDonald's on fashion collaboration

    Parisian concept fashion and lifestyle store Colette has teamed up with McDonald's on a limited-edition clothing and accessories collection featuring the fast food chain's most iconic products. The Big Mac, the Happy Meal and the Sundae are the lynchpins of the capsule collection, which comprises tees, shoppers, scarves, …

  • Thakoon Panichgul taking London-influenced styles to Kohl’s department stores
    Thakoon Panichgul taking London-influenced styles to Kohl’s department … AFP Relax - Mon, Apr 20, 2015

    Kohl's department stores in the United States will collaborate with Thai-American fashion designer Thakoon Panichgul on a new, limited-edition women's apparel collection. … More »Thakoon Panichgul taking London-influenced styles to Kohl’s department …

    Thakoon Panichgul taking London-influenced styles to Kohl’s department stores

    Kohl's department stores in the United States will collaborate with Thai-American fashion designer Thakoon Panichgul on a new, limited-edition women's apparel collection. Available this fall at Kohl's, the exclusive line will be the seventh installment of the mega retailer's DesigNation, a bi-annual concept where designs …

  • Moschino named guest brand at Pitti Uomo trade show
    Moschino named guest brand at Pitti Uomo trade show AFP Relax - Tue, Apr 21, 2015

    Moschino has been named the guest brand at the upcoming Pitti Uomo men's international trade show in Florence from June 16 to 19, according to Women's Wear Daily (WWD). … More »Moschino named guest brand at Pitti Uomo trade show

    Moschino named guest brand at Pitti Uomo trade show

    Moschino has been named the guest brand at the upcoming Pitti Uomo men's international trade show in Florence from June 16 to 19, according to Women's Wear Daily (WWD). Creative director Jeremy Scott, who has presented two men's collections in London, will be making his men's wear debut in Italy with a runway show during …

  • Manuel Pellegrini insists Manchester City are still heading in the right direction under his leadership despite surrendering the Premier League title without a fight
    Defiant Pellegrini defends City's progress in season to forget AFP News - 11 hours ago

    Manuel Pellegrini insists Manchester City are still heading in the right direction under his leadership despite surrendering the Premier League title without a fight. … More »Defiant Pellegrini defends City's progress in season to forget

    Manuel Pellegrini insists Manchester City are still heading in the right direction under his leadership despite surrendering the Premier League title without a fight

    Manuel Pellegrini insists Manchester City are still heading in the right direction under his leadership despite surrendering the Premier League title without a fight. Pellegrini's side have limply allowed the English crown to slip from their grasp after falling 12 points behind leaders Chelsea with only five games remaining. …

  • Apple Watches are pictured under a glass display table at the company's flagship store in Sydney
    Apple Watch launches quietly at handful of big-city boutiques Reuters - 14 hours ago

    NEW YORK/TOKYO (Reuters) - The Apple Watch launched quietly around the world on Friday without the usual frenzy or fanfare for an Apple Inc rollout, as a handful of boutiques … More »Apple Watch launches quietly at handful of big-city boutiques

    Apple Watches are pictured under a glass display table at the company's flagship store in Sydney

    NEW YORK/TOKYO (Reuters) - The Apple Watch launched quietly around the world on Friday without the usual frenzy or fanfare for an Apple Inc rollout, as a handful of boutiques in major cities like Tokyo and Paris sold the timepiece - but not for purchase at its own stores. Shops included The Corner in Berlin, Colette in …

  • Fashion houses await birth of a tiny style heavyweight
    Fashion houses await birth of a tiny style heavyweight AFP Relax - Thu, Apr 23, 2015

    Whether wrapped in pink or blue, the new baby of Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, will have the power to influence trends across the globe as the latest addition to a powerful … More »Fashion houses await birth of a tiny style heavyweight

    Fashion houses await birth of a tiny style heavyweight

    Whether wrapped in pink or blue, the new baby of Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, will have the power to influence trends across the globe as the latest addition to a powerful fashion dynasty. Whenever Kate or her baby Prince George wear items, they rapidly sell out, in a marketing phenomenon dubbed the "Kate effect" that is …

  • Fashion houses show chic designs for your patio
    Fashion houses show chic designs for your patio AFP Relax - Wed, Apr 22, 2015

    The big fashion houses are no longer content with just dressing us. At the Milan Furniture Fair, the premier event in interior design and decorating, Marni presented … More »Fashion houses show chic designs for your patio

    Fashion houses show chic designs for your patio

    The big fashion houses are no longer content with just dressing us. At the Milan Furniture Fair, the premier event in interior design and decorating, Marni presented an outdoor collection inspired by the Paloquemao market in Bogota, Colombia. On show, metal sculptures of fruit, which in large versions will add a touch …

  • Fans camp out at store in anticipation of Apple Watch
    Fans camp out at store in anticipation of Apple Watch IB Times - Fri, Apr 24, 2015

    The Apple Watch launched globally on 24 April with a small queue of Japanese tech-addicts lining up in Tokyo for Apple's first wearable gadget, but there was no sign … More »Fans camp out at store in anticipation of Apple Watch

    Fans camp out at store in anticipation of Apple Watch

    The Apple Watch launched globally on 24 April with a small queue of Japanese tech-addicts lining up in Tokyo for Apple's first wearable gadget, but there was no sign of the excitement usually attached to the company's product rollouts. Buyers can take the smartwatch home from a handful of upscale boutiques and department …

  • Bold colors and boyish cuts: the new trends in Brazilian swimwear
    Bold colors and boyish cuts: the new trends in Brazilian swimwear AFP Relax - Tue, Apr 21, 2015

    Sao Paulo fashion week put Brazilian designers in the global spotlight last week, and taking center stage were the labels' funky new beach and swimwear creations. As … More »Bold colors and boyish cuts: the new trends in Brazilian swimwear

    Bold colors and boyish cuts: the new trends in Brazilian swimwear

    Sao Paulo fashion week put Brazilian designers in the global spotlight last week, and taking center stage were the labels' funky new beach and swimwear creations. As might be expected from a nation with one of the most vibrant reputations in the world, rainbow colors and stripes were the order of the day, with the Brazilian …

  • Fashion Revolution Day: find out who made your clothes
    Fashion Revolution Day: find out who made your clothes AFP Relax - Tue, Apr 21, 2015

    Do you love fashion unquestioningly but sometimes wonder where your clothes come from? This week sees the second edition of Fashion Revolution Day, focusing on how the … More »Fashion Revolution Day: find out who made your clothes

    Fashion Revolution Day: find out who made your clothes

    Do you love fashion unquestioningly but sometimes wonder where your clothes come from? This week sees the second edition of Fashion Revolution Day, focusing on how the fashion industry can secure a more sustainable and ethically and environmentally sound future. The day will be centered around a social media campaign …

  • Ariana Mason attends a news conference as her attorney E. Brent Bryson holds up a picture of her Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Las Vegas. Mason is suing Las Vegas police and an officer she says smashed her face into a glass topped table during her arrest during a scuffle last August at a Strip resort nightclub. The excessive force lawsuit says Mason suffered broken teeth and facial gashes from broken glass. The lawsuit concedes that she punched the officer, but it alleges he didn't initially identify himself. (AP Photo/John Locher)
    Woman accusing Las Vegas police, officer of excessive force Associated Press - Fri, Apr 24, 2015

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — A 21-year-old Los Angeles fashion designer said Thursday she's suing Las Vegas police and a uniformed officer she says smashed her face into a marble … More »Woman accusing Las Vegas police, officer of excessive force

    Ariana Mason attends a news conference as her attorney E. Brent Bryson holds up a picture of her Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Las Vegas. Mason is suing Las Vegas police and an officer she says smashed her face into a glass topped table during her arrest during a scuffle last August at a Strip resort nightclub. The excessive force lawsuit says Mason suffered broken teeth and facial gashes from broken glass. The lawsuit concedes that she punched the officer, but it alleges he didn't initially identify himself. (AP Photo/John Locher)

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — A 21-year-old Los Angeles fashion designer said Thursday she's suing Las Vegas police and a uniformed officer she says smashed her face into a marble and glass table during her arrest in the lobby of a Strip casino resort.

  • A customer looks over an Apple Watch in Palo Alto
    Apple Watch goes on sale worldwide amid supply shortage Reuters - Fri, Apr 24, 2015

    The Apple Watch goes on sale around the world on Friday, the final stage of a protracted launch of Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook's first new product, capping months … More »Apple Watch goes on sale worldwide amid supply shortage

    A customer looks over an Apple Watch in Palo Alto

    The Apple Watch goes on sale around the world on Friday, the final stage of a protracted launch of Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook's first new product, capping months of publicity and a frenetic two weeks of pre-orders. Buyers can take the smart watch home from a handful of upscale boutiques and department stores, …

  • Joan Smalls: Castings were gruelling
    Joan Smalls: Castings were gruelling Cover Media - Thu, Apr 23, 2015

    Joan Smalls "totally feels" what young models are going through when they start out in fashion More »Joan Smalls: Castings were gruelling

    Joan Smalls: Castings were gruelling

    Joan Smalls "totally feels" what young models are going through when they start out in fashion

  • Supermodel Gisele Bundchen makes teary last catwalk turn
    Supermodel Gisele Bundchen makes teary last catwalk turn AFP Relax - Thu, Apr 16, 2015

    There were tears, hugs, and a standing ovation as supermodel Gisele Bundchen strode the catwalk one last time on her home turf in Brazil on Wednesday. Bundchen, the … More »Supermodel Gisele Bundchen makes teary last catwalk turn

    Supermodel Gisele Bundchen makes teary last catwalk turn

    There were tears, hugs, and a standing ovation as supermodel Gisele Bundchen strode the catwalk one last time on her home turf in Brazil on Wednesday. Bundchen, the world's top-earning model, made her final sashay down the runway at Sao Paulo Fashion Week (SPFW), the same event where she made her debut 20 years ago. She …

  • Alessandro Michele’s first Gucci campaign revealed
    Alessandro Michele’s first Gucci campaign revealed AFP Relax - Wed, Apr 15, 2015

    The Italian fashion house presented the first images of its Pre-Fall 2015 advertising campaign, thus marking the official debut of Alessandro Michele. The former accessories … More »Alessandro Michele’s first Gucci campaign revealed

    Alessandro Michele’s first Gucci campaign revealed

    The Italian fashion house presented the first images of its Pre-Fall 2015 advertising campaign, thus marking the official debut of Alessandro Michele. The former accessories designer took over from Frida Giannini as creative director of the brand in January. Though already creative director of Gucci during February's …

  • Supermodel Gisele Bundchen set for final catwalk turn
    Supermodel Gisele Bundchen set for final catwalk turn AFP Relax - Wed, Apr 15, 2015

    Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen will strut her stuff on the catwalk for the last time Wednesday, putting a gold-plated seal on the runway career that launched her … More »Supermodel Gisele Bundchen set for final catwalk turn

    Supermodel Gisele Bundchen set for final catwalk turn

    Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen will strut her stuff on the catwalk for the last time Wednesday, putting a gold-plated seal on the runway career that launched her to stardom. Bundchen, the world's top-earning model, will take her final sashay down the catwalk at Sao Paulo Fashion Week (SPFW), the same event where …

  • Missguided is the latest fashion e-tailer coming to a physical store near you
    Missguided is the latest fashion e-tailer coming to a physical store near … AFP Relax - Thu, Apr 16, 2015

    Online fashion store Missguided is set to continue its expansion plan into bricks-and-mortar stores with its first foray onto the UK high street via Selfridges. The … More »Missguided is the latest fashion e-tailer coming to a physical store near …

    Missguided is the latest fashion e-tailer coming to a physical store near you

    Online fashion store Missguided is set to continue its expansion plan into bricks-and-mortar stores with its first foray onto the UK high street via Selfridges. The move follows the label's recent launch in a handful of select US department stores Nordstrom. The move, which came one year after the company launched its …

  • Diane Kruger is the new face of Martell Cognac
    Diane Kruger is the new face of Martell Cognac AFP Relax - Wed, Apr 15, 2015

    To mark its 300th anniversary, Martell has chosen the German-born film star who honed her skills in France as its latest ambassador. Kruger will be helping the company … More »Diane Kruger is the new face of Martell Cognac

    Diane Kruger is the new face of Martell Cognac

    To mark its 300th anniversary, Martell has chosen the German-born film star who honed her skills in France as its latest ambassador. Kruger will be helping the company to celebrate its ‘tricentenaire' via a host of high-profile campaigns and promotions, the most important of which, the Martell France 300 aims to identify …