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- Angela Missoni announced in an interview that she will be stepping down from the role of creative director in her family-run fashion house. Missoni, who has been on the post for 24 years, will remain the president of the company.
Published on May 21, 2021 09:25 AM IST
AP | , Milan
- Alessandro Michele, the creative director of fashion house Gucci celebrated the 100th anniversary of the brand by virtually unveiling a new collection called Aria.
Published on Apr 16, 2021 09:30 AM IST
AP | , Milan
High-end fashion brand Saint Laurent revealed the 2021 Women’s Summer collection in the most out-of-the-box manner. Keeping in mind the social distancing norms, the brand released a video that featured models walking atop a sand dune with no audience.
Updated on Dec 16, 2020 09:37 AM IST
Paris |Reuters | Posted by Nishtha Grover
The global fur trade, worth more than $22 billion a year, is reeling from Denmark’s decision to kill 17 million farmed mink after Covid-19 outbreaks at hundreds of farms led to the discovery of a new strain of coronavirus in the mammals.
Updated on Dec 14, 2020 12:14 PM IST
Milan/Copenhagen |Reuters | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
Gucci is revisiting 1960s handbags and other classics in its latest collection, mixing them with up-to-the-minute sneakers and logoed skateboards, as it seeks to reach a wider audience.
Updated on Nov 20, 2020 11:44 AM IST
Milan |Reuters | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
The colourful pieces, which would typically be burned or thrown into the Nigerian city’s lagoon as waste, find a second life in the hands of the artist.
Updated on Oct 09, 2020 11:35 PM IST
Lagos |Reuters | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
Storied maison Givenchy unveiled new designer Matthew Williams’ debut collection Sunday, although the brand may have hoped such a big new beginning would have come under better days and not under the virus-hit Paris Fashion Week.
Updated on Oct 05, 2020 02:42 PM IST
Paris |Associated Press | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
Kenzo Takada, the iconic Franco-Japanese fashion designer famed for his jungle-infused designs and free-spirited aesthetic that channelled global travel, has died. He was 81.
Updated on Oct 05, 2020 02:41 PM IST
Paris |Press Trust of India | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
Ralph Lauren Corp said on Tuesday it would cut 15% of its global workforce by the end of this fiscal year as the luxury retailer strives to lower costs and ride out the impact of Covid-19 on sales and shopping habits.
Updated on Sep 23, 2020 11:24 AM IST
As part of its new collection, Gucci is selling grass-stained overalls that look pretty well-worn for $1400 (Rs 1,02,878) and passing it off as ‘grunge’, but Twitter would have none of it.
Updated on Sep 22, 2020 08:33 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi | Alfea Jamal
Milan Fashion Week makes cautious live return amid coronavirus pandemic but major brands stay virtual
Milan Fashion Week is preparing a mix of live and virtual shows for its first edition since the coronavirus lockdown as designers and fashion houses seek to balance the buzz of the catwalk with precautions imposed by the global pandemic.
Updated on Sep 10, 2020 10:12 PM IST
Milan |Reuters | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
Unperturbed by Islamophobia, all-American designer Tommy Hilfiger embraces modest fashion by launching its first hijab collection
Updated on Aug 29, 2020 09:05 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi |Zarafshan Shiraz
Hugo Boss will only require that many staff work in the office from Tuesday to Thursday even after the coronavirus pandemic, offering the option of remote working on Mondays and Fridays, the German fashion house said on Wednesday.
Updated on Aug 20, 2020 09:46 AM IST
Berlin |Reuters | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
On National Handloom Day today, FDCI has come forward to empower weavers.
Updated on Aug 09, 2020 07:50 PM IST
Hindustan Times | Prerna Gauba
The Italian fashion house is suing its landlord, hoping to break its lease early. It says that the coronavirus pandemic has made it impossible to offer a high-end shopping experience at the Fifth Avenue address, where it has sold $1,000 pumps and $2,600 clutches since 2013.
Updated on Jun 23, 2020 01:21 PM IST
New York |Associated Press | Posted by Saumya Sharma
Global fashion brands have faced racial backlashes in the past, notably in the wake of scandals like the Gucci knitwear recalling blackface, Prada’s Little Black Sambo bag charm and Dolce&Gabbana’s anti-Asian comments.
Updated on Jun 22, 2020 01:54 PM IST
Milan |Associated Press | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
All major fashion brands like Louis Phillippe, Jack & Jones, Max and W for Women have started making cloth masks and selling them online. In fact major Indian designers like Anita Dongre, Masaba Gupta among others have also been manufacturing masks.
Updated on Jun 05, 2020 12:35 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi |hindustantimes.com
Barbadian singer-songwriter Rihanna has paused all three of her fashion and beauty companies for the day in solidarity with Blackout Tuesday, and initiative that protests police brutality and supports the Black Lives Matter movement.
Updated on Jun 03, 2020 03:26 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi |hindustantimes.com
Sensibility in fashion from now on: Bhaane designer Nimish Shah opens up about working with Sonam Kapoor, Anand Ahuja
Shah has been associated with Bhaane, founded by Anand Ahuja and his wife Sonam Kapoor, for a long time now. He says the association has been a “lot of learning; identity building is an ongoing process and you tweak constantly to sharpen your raison d’etre.”
Updated on May 15, 2020 04:15 PM IST
New Delhi |Indo Asian News Service | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
With French actress Isabelle Huppert and the rapper Tyga in the front row, Lanvin’s Winter 2020 runway celebrated old-school glamour as it mixed modernity with icons from long-gone eras.
Updated on Feb 27, 2020 11:08 AM IST
Here’s looking at some of the significant causes célèbres of the year which took the worlds of fashion and luxury by storm — from plagiarism allegations to brands being accused of cultural appropriation.
Updated on Jan 01, 2020 02:31 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi | Manish Mishra
Feathers have adorned the most glamorous of fashionistas throughout history, from Marie Antoinette to Lady Gaga, and one Italian octogenarian continues to fuel the fantasy.
Updated on Dec 06, 2019 03:33 PM IST
Santo Stefano Ticino, Italy |Agence France-Presse
Velvety, stain, bejewelled or embellished — big, puffy, padded headbands, which headlined the ’90s runways, are making a comeback.
Updated on Nov 27, 2019 05:29 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi |Ruella Phillips
In this week’s column, Vir Sanghvi advises on how to choose the right perfume, ignore shop assistants while buying one, and how not to look for the ‘latest’ and try everything on your own skin.
Updated on Oct 16, 2019 11:43 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi | Vir Sanghvi
Giorgio Armani paid tribute to nature in his main line’s spring collection on Saturday, using earthy tones and floral prints, while Missoni added an easy summer feeling to Milan Fashion Week.
Updated on Sep 22, 2019 04:56 PM IST
Reuters | , MilanReuters
Milan Fashion Week SS 2020: Wowing the crowd at Versace show, Jennifer Lopez emerged wearing a version of the jungle dress that nearly broke the internet almost 20 years ago.
Updated on Sep 22, 2019 10:21 AM IST
Milan |Associated Press
Her gown was made of silk double crêpe and hand-embroidered with White Roses of York, fit for the York-based church, and embellished with white glass beads.
Updated on Sep 01, 2019 05:28 PM IST
London |Indo Asian News Service
Before there were supermodels, there were “mannequins”. Designers and artisans would pin, prod or tuck fabric and toiles to the mannequins to bring sketches and ideas to life.
Updated on Aug 24, 2019 01:08 PM IST
London |Associated Press
The culture ministry said in the letter dated July 5 that it was surprised to find one chair in the Dolls by Raw Edges collection by the Paris-based fashion house featured the designs of Mexican artists in Hidalgo.
Updated on Jul 10, 2019 10:56 AM IST
Reuters | , Mexico CityReuters
In the place of a traditional runway show, his Maison Valli brand showcased the designer’s romantic, breezy looks in a multi-room exhibit attended by guests including Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour.
Updated on Jul 02, 2019 11:27 AM IST
Reuters | , ParisReuters