Fashion

3-D printed human skin is L'Oreal's next big thing

3-D printed human skin is L'Oreal's next big thing
23 Jun 2015
Bioprinted human skin has been on the scene for some time, but L'Oreal -- yes, the cosmetics company -- is hoping to get into the game. The French beauty juggernaut announced recently that it is partnering with Organovo, a 3-D human...
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H&M to launch beauty line this fall

 
H&M to launch beauty line this fall 
 
17 Jun 2015
Clothes giant H&M is launching a beauty and makeup line, which will hit some 900 stores worldwide this fall. The company announced on Tuesday that the new H&M Beauty concept will offer more than 700 products spanning body and hair...
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Rainbow brows: get colorful

Rainbow brows
 
17 Jun 2015
Rainbow armpits have been in the news recently, after celebrities including Miley Cyrus were spotted sporting technicolor body hair. But it seems the underarm isn't the only spot crying out for a splash of color -- the latest trend is...
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London men's fashion week offers designer, tailor and high street

Models present creations from the Burberry Spring/Summer 2015 collection during 'London Collections: Men' in London, Britain June 15, 2015.
 
16 Jun 2015
London wrapped up its menswear fashion week following four days of catwalk shows offering a mix of colorful smart and casual creations for spring and summer 2016 from top designer labels, famed British tailors as well as high street brands...
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Rockers, actors unite on London catwalk for male cancer awareness

Model David Gandy arrives to watch the presentation of the Topman Design Spring/Summer 2015 collection during 'London Collections: Men' in London, Britain June 12, 2015.
 
14 Jun 2015
From veteran shock rocker Alice Cooper to model David Gandy, men from the world of fashion, film and music united on the catwalk to raise awareness about male cancer.   Charity One For the Boys hosted a gala on the sidelines of London...
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Italian-Egyptian designer Alessandro Monti dies at 90

09 Jun 2015
"You will be the designer of modern Egypt's clothes," late President Gamal Abdel Nasser told Italian designer Alessandro Monti.   Abdel Nasser called on Monti to send his designers to all Egyptian factories, showing...
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Christie's: Crocodile-skin handbag sells for a record $222,912

A crocodile-skin Hermes handbag, part of the "Birkin" series named after British-born French actress and singer Jane Birkin, was sold for US$222,912 at a Christie's auction in Hong Kong
 
 
 
02 Jun 2015
A fuchsia-colored crocodile-skin Hermes bag has broken the record for the most expensive handbag sold at auction, selling for US$222,912 at a Christie's auction in Hong Kong.   The shiny pink bag was sold to an Asian phone bidder...
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Chanel reveals eyewear campaign with Kristin Stewart

Hollywood actress Kristen Stewart is the new face of Chanel's eyewear campaign
27 May 2015
Chanel presents the Spring Summer 2015 Eyewear ad campaign starring Kristen Stewart and shot by Karl Lagerfeld. For the new campaign, the American actress was photographed by Karl Lagerfeld in black and white wearing a variety of...
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Fashion doesn't stop at 50: Industry celebrating older women

Celine's Spring/Summer 2015 campaign features 80-year-old author Joan Didion
17 May 2015
Older women are fronting major fashion campaigns and one of the next Bond girls is 50. Mature ladies are having a moment, but does it represent a change of attitudes or just a marketing gimmick? With her silver hair styled into a severe...
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Rihanna's 25 kg Met dress thrusts Chinese designer Guo Pei into spotlight

Rihanna arrives at the Costume Institute Gala Benefit at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, in New York, on May 5, 2015
16 May 2015
Among the opulent outfits on display at last week's Met Gala, one dramatic design stole the show. Singer Rihanna's canary yellow cape dress, trimmed with fur the color of egg yolk and embroidered with flowers, swept behind her in a...
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