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Cannes film pays homage to late designer Oscar de la Renta

Posted by on 21/05/2015
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Cannes film pays homage to late designer Oscar de la Renta

Cannes film pays homage to late designer Oscar de la Renta

The spirit of Oscar de la Renta lives on every day at the Cannes Film Festival. Though the Dominican Republicborn fashion designer passed away last year aged 82 after battling cancer, his landmark fashion designs continue to dominate the red carpet – from Emma Stone’s black sheer tulle gown at the “The Irrational Man” photocall […]

Cannes stars reject patronizing ‘Year of Women’ tag

Posted by on 20/05/2015
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Cannes stars reject patronizing ‘Year of Women’ tag

Cannes stars reject patronizing ‘Year of Women’ tag

This year’s Cannes Film Festival has been dubbed the “Year of the Women” for its focus on female issues and filmmakers, but many of the women in question seem keen to fight back against the label. The festival on France’s south coast-like the wider film industry that feeds it-has a reputation for male domination, so […]

Taking care of your hair

Posted by on 20/05/2015
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Taking care of your hair

Taking care of your hair

All that glitters not TV gold for ‘Lebanon’s Kardashians’

Posted by on 19/05/2015
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All that glitters not TV gold for ‘Lebanon’s Kardashians’

All that glitters not TV gold for ‘Lebanon’s Kardashians’

They were touted as Lebanon’s answer to reality TV icons the Kardashians, but the stars of “The Sisters” have been dismissed as not only unrepresentative but even worseboring. In the sleek apartment where their show is filmed, Alice, Nadine and Farah Abdel Aziz teeter around on high heels, in full make-up at all times. They […]

Opening May Touch wing for brides in Radisson blu Hotel

Posted by on 17/05/2015
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Opening May Touch wing for brides in Radisson blu Hotel

Opening May Touch wing for brides in Radisson blu Hotel

May Touch held a live makeup, hairstyle and fashion show on Saturday at Radisson Blu Hotel Dasman Hall. A joint collaboration between the world’s leading women’s beauty and elegance companies on the occasion of the opening of a special wing for brides to Salon May Touch located at Radisson Blu Hotel, the fashion show done […]

Africa: ‘The next China’ for contemporary art

Posted by on 17/05/2015
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Africa: ‘The next China’ for contemporary art

Africa: ‘The next China’ for contemporary art

Giles Peppiatt, from Bonhams in London, had good reason to make the trip to Nigeria’s financial capital, Lagos, for the auction house’s next sale of African art-a glut of potential buyers. On a recent visit, he described Africa as “one of our hottest properties on the art block”. “In some ways, Africa is the new […]

Dior’s cruise show draws celebrity crowd before Cannes

Posted by on 12/05/2015
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Dior’s cruise show draws celebrity crowd before Cannes

Dior’s cruise show draws celebrity crowd before Cannes

With stunning views of the French Riviera and the spatial brilliance of the famed “Bubble House” as a backdrop, Dior faced some serious competition for the best visuals at its cruise show Monday night. But the fashion house did not disappoint, presenting a collection both abstract and traditional, filled with bold colors and asymmetrical designs. […]

Black Miss Japan fights for race revolution

Posted by on 12/05/2015
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Zodiac Heads on display at National Museum of Wildlife Art

Posted by on 11/05/2015
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Zodiac Heads on display at National Museum of Wildlife Art

Zodiac Heads on display at National Museum of Wildlife Art

This year is the Year of the Sheep in Chinese astrology, but all 12 animals of the traditional Chinese zodiac are now represented at the National Museum of Wildlife Art in Jackson Hole. On Saturday, an artwork called Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads formally opens to the public at the museum. Chinese artist Ai Weiwei (AYE’- […]

Pakistani drivers deliver people, goods – and politics

Posted by on 10/05/2015
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Pakistani drivers deliver people, goods – and politics

Pakistani drivers deliver people, goods – and politics

Pakistan has long been known for the garish decorations with which drivers lovingly adorn the rickshaws and ageing Bedford trucks that ply the country’s dusty roads and highways. But political messages have also started claiming space on the vehicles-and on social media-in a country growing ever more anxious about free speech. Look among the neon-bright […]

Afghan goat farmers find luxury niche in cashmere

Posted by on 09/05/2015
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Public School founders hired as creatives for DKNY

Posted by on 08/05/2015
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Public School founders hired as creatives for DKNY

Public School founders hired as creatives for DKNY

Two fashion companies with New York roots have come together. Donna Karan International announced Wednesday that designers Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne have been hired as creative directors of the DKNY brand. Chow and Osborne will split their time between DKNY and their own company, Public School. They took charge of all DKNY collections immediately. […]

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