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Racial diversity in fashion should not be just a trend: Naomi Campbell

Racial diversity in fashion has improved in recent years, but the industry must not treat it like a catwalk trend, British model Naomi Campbell...

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...

US fashion icon, socialite Gloria Vanderbilt dead at 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, the "poor little rich girl" who lived a life at the highest levels of fashion, society and wealth as an heir to...

Mexico accuses fashion house of cultural appropriation

The Mexican government has called out fashion house Carolina Herrera for the "cultural appropriation" of indigenous patterns and textiles from Mexico in its latest...

Top fashion brands back Cambodia contract ruling

Levi's, H&M and Gap Inc. have backed a ruling that restricts the use of short-term contracts for garment workers in Cambodia, where critics say...

Sephora to shut US stores for day of diversity training after racial incident

LVMH's Sephora beauty chain said it will close all its US stores, distribution centers and corporate offices on Wednesday to conduct diversity training for employees,...

Hundreds party like Marie-Antoinette at Versailles costume ball

Hundreds of guests donned soaring wigs and elaborate 18th-century dress to indulge their royal fantasies at a ball at the Palace of Versailles on...

On Cannes red carpet, “go big” is this year’s fashion buzzword

Enormous bouffant dresses decked out in lace or feathers ruled the red carpet at this year's Cannes film festival, one of the of the...

Prada joins the fur-free chorus

Italy's Prada will stop using animal fur in its products from the 2020 women's spring-summer collections to be presented in September, the luxury group...

Arcadia to close UK stores, review US in restructuring

British retail tycoon Philip Green's Arcadia Group said on Wednesday (22 May) it planned to close 23 of its 566 stores in the UK and Ireland...