Fashion

Fashion

Kennedy scion is star of Paris debutantes ball

AT CHRISTIAN Dior in Paris, Kyra Kennedy, great niece of the late US president John F. Kennedy, carefully descends a grand staircase in a...

China’s riding to the rescue of luxury brands

When Tiffany & Co said this month it was sending its priciest jewellery to mainland China to reach wealthy shoppers no longer jet-setting abroad,...

Vaseline launches skin-whitening Facebook app for India

SKINCARE group Vaseline has introduced a skin-lightening application for Facebook in India, enabling users to make their faces whiter in their profile pictures. The download...

Fashion app brings window shopping to the iPhone

WOMEN on the hunt for a killer pair of heels or new handbag have endless options when shopping online. But...

Britain rebuffs call for ‘fast fashion’ levy to tackle labour abuse, waste

British government rejected calls on Tuesday from parliamentarians to introduce a new levy on clothing sales to help tackle labour abuses and environmental damage...

Fashion brings tolerance, Pakistani designer says

PAKISTANI designer Deepak Perwani, a Hindu whose creations include glittering bikini tops, believes fashion can help Pakistan polish its 21st century image in the...

Gap rushes in more robots to warehouses to solve virus disruption

U.S. apparel chain Gap Inc is speeding up its rollout of warehouse robots for assembling online orders so it can limit human contact during...

Refugees target global markets with luxury crafts

Rwandan refugee Anita Claudine knows the odds are stacked against her, but the fashion designer is unfazed in her ambition to one day see...

Armani’s Italian factories to make medical overalls

Fashion brand Armani said on Thursday it would start making single use medical overalls for hospital workers at all its Italian factories. The group -...

H&M makes AI, loyalty drive to ride fashion cycle

When H&M boosted its shares last month by reporting a rise in the sale of full-price garments, it wasn't just a tribute to the...
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