Fashion, an escape for female inmates in Italy
Four women prisoners turned designers from Venice had their work showcased at the launch of ethical fashion brand About A Worker's second collection in Paris.
Paris fashion week remembers Chanel icon Lagerfeld
Karl Lagerfeld's last collection for Chanel opened with a minute's silence for the late designer on Tuesday, as friends, collaborators and fans turned out in Paris to remember his 35 years as the creative force behind the French couture house.
From Kigali to the international catwalk
African fashion is on the rise! But at an international level, it doesn’t get the recognition it deserves. Rwandan designer Joselyne Umutoniwase hopes to make her mark as she takes her first haut-couture collection to the famous Milan fashion week.
Shopping street rises from the ashes of war in Libya's Benghazi
The old city centre lies in ruins in Libya's Benghazi but a shopping street not far away looks like Dubai offering the latest sportswear and fashion.
Young fashion designer picks Sonko in Senegal vote
Sophie Zinga, a top fashion designer in Senegal, says she will vote for Ousmane Sonko in the upcoming election because he represents fundamental change and a break from a political elite she says has failed to develop a middle class and small to medium enterprises.
Who wore it best: The heady mix of fashion and politics in Nigeria
Election fever in Nigeria can be seen and felt in all walks of life, including fashion. Supporters show allegiance to their preferred candidates at campaign rallies through their choice of clothes, and candidates use traditional wear to woo voters along ethnic and regional lines.
The 80s and 90s are back at the Berlin Fashion Week
Berlin-based Austrian fashion designer Marina Hoermanseder, who counts Lady Gaga and Rihanna among her fans, evoked the 80s and 90s at the the Berlin Fashion Show on Thursday (January 17).
Chanel: Celebrating 110 Years of Fashion in 2019
The legendary House of Chanel will celebrate over a century of fashion as the label turns 110 in 2019. Here's a review of the last round of Chanel shows presented by current creative director Karl Lagerfeld, all of which have kept Coco Chanel's refined yet relaxed aesthetic alive on the runway.