Fashion

Five resolutions for a beautiful 2017

A new US study has shown that switching to more natural cosmetics for just a few days is enough to significantly lower the levels of hormone-disrupting chemicals in teenage girls. 
31 Dec 2016
Have you let bad habits become part of your routine? There's no better time than the New Year for turning over a new leaf.   Here are five easy-to-keep beauty resolutions for 2017.   Go micellar We all know that going to...
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Cairo Fashion Week promises modish extravaganza

Cairo Fashion Week
26 Dec 2016
As Cairo traditionally used to be a city of fashion, for the second time now, Cairo fashion week (CFW) will be launched on Wednesday. The first CFW was officially launched in Egypt in 2015. The fashion trade event comes complete with a...
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Alberta Ferretti to show pre-fall collection in Milan in January

Alberta Ferretti to show pre-fall collection in Milan in January
19 Nov 2016
A day before Men's Fashion Week, Alberta Ferretti is set to show her pre-fall and Limited Edition collections in Milan.   The show will be held on January 13, reports WWD, at Ferretti's showroom on Via Donizetti 48 in a...
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Noureen Farah: a rising star heading for Fashion Week

01 Oct 2016
Egyptian fashion designer, Noureen Farah has been chosen to represent Egypt during 2017’s iconic Fashion Week in Paris. Starting in January of next year, it will feature the works of 47 world-famous designers over the course of five...
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Pay gap: Male models paid significantly less than female counterparts

According to Rose, a major female model could take home up to £40,000 (approximately $50,780) in catwalk fees for an important show, compared to an average fee of £10,000 (approximately $12,950) for a man. - File Photo
29 Sep 2016
The gender pay gap continues to fuel widespread political debate, but this week the attention is focused on the fashion modeling industry, after a key industry figure shed light on the fact that when it comes to the catwalk it is men,...
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Giorgio Armani’s sport photography exhibition opens in Milan

24 Sep 2016
Giorgio Armani's new art exhibition "Emotions of the Athletic Body" has opened in Milan. The fashion designer has curated a selection of photographs focusing on sport, which are now on display to the public in the city’...
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Marc Jacobs sparkles as NY Fashion Week wraps up

by Jennie MATTHEW | Model Karlie Kloss displays the fashion of Marc Jacobs during New York Fashion Week
 
17 Sep 2016
Marc Jacobs, the creme de la creme of American designers, brought New York Fashion Week to a glittering finale Thursday, delivering a must-see show starring multi-colored dreadlocks and towering platform boots.   In keeping with the...
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London Fashion Week puts brave face on Brexit

Models present creations at the Alexander McQueen catwalk show at London Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2016 in London, Britain February 21, 2016.
 
17 Sep 2016
British fashion put a brave face on Brexit Friday as it began its first catwalk shows since the vote, citing a surge in sales on the weak pound despite fears that leaving the EU will hit exports and increase costs.   "It might...
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History made in New York as one designer shows the first-ever collection to feature hijabs in every look

 
History made in New York as one designer shows the first-ever collection to feature hijabs in every look
16 Sep 2016
A Muslim designer made history at New York Fashion Week by showing the first-ever collection to feature hijabs in every outfit.   Anniesa Hasibuan, an Indonesian designer, included colorful headscarves in silver, gold and pink in her...
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New plastic clothing material could keep people cool


Could a new textile be the key to keeping people living in hot climates cool without using air conditioning? - AFP Relaxnews
 

 
05 Sep 2016
American researchers have created a low-cost textile made of a plastic base that could cool the body when woven into clothing.   The engineers suggested in the US journal Science that the textile could become a way to keep people...
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