First catwalk run for charter on thin and underage models
03 October 2017 | 1:59 pm
Labels from Dior to Saint Laurent showed off their latest collections at Paris Fashion Week, alongside another innovation meant to wean the industry off its association with unhealthily thin, underage models.
2 May 2019
An unlikely model made an appearance on the catwalk of the Christian Dior Cruise show in Marrakech on Monday, in typical feline fashion.
13 May 2019
Dior's Cruise 2020, a truly African collection.
25 Jun 2019
Italian fashion house Valentino offered a travelling experience, an "exotic utopia" in its ready-to-wear 2020 men's collection presented in Paris.
3 Jul 2019
Christian Dior creative designer Maria Grazia Chiuri says the nearly all-black dresses in the brand's latest Haute Couture collection in Paris on Monday are 'essential' so that people can look at the clothes 'like a project that you can personalize' in a comfortable way.
26 Sep 2019
Kylie Jenner is unable to fly to Paris Fashion Week to watch the launch of her with Balmain's Olivier Rousteing on Friday (27.09.19) because she is "really sick", which has left her "heart-broken".
5 Oct 2019
The streets of Paris have transformed into a showcase of astounding style ranging from the elegant to the edgy for Fashion Week. Here's a glance at outstanding ensembles that attendees have taken to the Spring 2020 shows by Christian Dior, Maison Margiela, and other brands.
2 Oct 2019
Nine-year-old Daisy-May Demetre, whose legs were amputated due to a birth defect, became the first double amputee child to walk the runway in Paris Fashion Week on Friday.
5 Oct 2019
From scintillating sophistication at Saint Laurent to Virginie Viard's approachable take on classic Chanel tweeds, here's a glance over the season-defining Spring 2020 shows presented during Paris Fashion Week.
4 Oct 2019
Paris Fashion Week: Politics and climate change meet 'la mode'
1 Mar 2020
This year, three strong messages were conveyed at Paris fashion week: at Dior, Maria Grazia Chiuri once again flaunts her feminist credentials, Marine Serre embraces recycling, while Dawei advocates for courtesy and respect. The Chinese designer chose to self-quarantine, on the remote off chance he’s brought coronavirus back from Beijing.
12 Mar 2020
In this edition of Across Africa we take you to eastern Ethiopia where refugees from kenya's Kakuma camp are finally coming home motivated by recent political and economic reforms. We also head to Angola where the country is tempting more lovers of its romantic Kizomba dance. Finally, we speak to Thebe Magugu, South African designer and 2019 LVMH prize winner as he exhibits for the first time at Paris Fashion week.
7 Jul 2020
The first-ever online Paris fashion week clicks off with the world of runway shows thrown into an existential crisis by the coronavirus. Dior has replaced its usual runway show with a short film by Italian Director Matteo Garrone, showcasing a miniature collection.
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King Charles wants Princess Charlotte to become the Duchess of Edinburgh as a way to pay tribute to his parents Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip Duke of Edinburgh.
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The White House has condemned former President Donald Trump for hosting a known white supremacist at this estate in Florida. Trump has a history of failing to condemn hate speech.
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Myanmar's ruling military junta has issued new rules making it harder for foreign aid groups to operate in the country. NGO's will need to adapt their strategies to reach those in need.
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Journalists working at the Kyiv Independent document life under power outages caused by Russian missile strikes and vow to continue their work. Also, we look ahead to important local elections in Taiwan, the first since China's military escalation there. Cartoonists give us their views on the UN-mandated day to eliminate violence against women. Finally, we look at the celebrity secrets of turning male pattern baldness into a signature statement!
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Ghana, who lost their opening game to Portugal, are seeking their first points on Monday in a Group H match against South Korea, who kicked off with a 0-0 draw against Uruguay.