Fashion

Fashion

Fashion police to enforce Royal Ascot dress code

  LADIES, forget those flimsy fascinators and get yourself a proper hat: one that has a base of at least 4 in (2.5 cm) in...

Fashion merry-go-round brings Paris new faces for 2013

DIOR, Yves Saint Laurent and Balenciaga: three top Paris fashion houses kick off 2013 with a new designer at their helm. What better way...

Gucci owner Kering agrees record Italian tax settlement

French luxury goods group Kering said on Thursday it had agreed to pay a record €1.25 billion (£1.1 billion) to settle a dispute with Italian...

Gucci owner Kering to pay record fine

The owner of Italian fashion giant Gucci is set to pay a record fine of nearly €1.5 billion (£1.3 billion) in a tax evasion case,...

New body scanner offers virtual tape measure for online shopping

BRITISH researchers have come up with a new body scanning device that gives accurate measurements and could boost online clothes shopping.   Shoppers are still nervous...

Science sense’ list trashes celebrity health tips

SCIENCE campaigners laid bare some of the most dubious celebrity-endorsed health tips on Wednesday (December 29), rubbishing ideas such as reabsorbing sperm and wearing...

Vaseline’s skin-whitening Facebook app sparks debate

A VASELINE face-whitening application for Facebook in India has sparked an online controversy and pushed the racially-loaded issue of skin colour into the spotlight. Anglo-Dutch...

Saggy jeans may improve mobility, but draw ire

MEN WHO like to sag their jeans down low but fear they could end up around their ankles may be interested in new pants...

Victoria Beckham wants to create fashion ‘empire’

VICTORIA Beckham, the one-time pop star who is now one of the most courted designers at the upcoming New York Fashion Week, says she...

Charles is my king, says punk queen Westwood

PUNK queen Vivienne Westwood on Monday (January 19) dedicated her new menswear collection to Prince Charles, saying the world would be a wonderful place...
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