Army officer crowned Miss USA

The newly crowned Miss USA is a 26-year-old Army officer from the District of Columbia who gave perhaps the strongest answer of the night...

Tokyo museum exhibits Issey Miyake’s constant innovations

Although he's behind one of the biggest fashion brands to come out of Japan, Issey Miyake detests being called a fashion designer. Maybe a...

Tattoo lands Iranian actress in feminism controversy

A popular Iranian actress has found herself at the center of a dispute over feminism in the Islamic republic after cameras appeared to capture...

Diamond-encrusted Hermes handbag sold for record $300,000

A diamond-encrusted crocodile-skin Hermes handbag with white gold details has broken the record for the world's most expensive ever sold at auction, fetching nearly...

Vuitton show draws fashion world to crisis-hit Brazil

The elite of the fashion world flocked to Brazil, defying an outbreak of the Zika virus, an economic meltdown and the deep political crisis...

In image-conscious Dubai, even police patrol in luxury cars

Image is everything in Dubai - even when fighting crime. Police in this desert metropolis have built up a high-horsepower arsenal of luxury sports...

Weaving a community together – Workshop on weaving arts celebrates Kuwait’s heritage

Artisans were once among the most respected members of society. The skilled craftsmen and women of times past created the functional and the beautiful...

St Louis teen continued to model as she fought cancer

Within a month, Zaria McDonald, 17, had surgery, started chemotherapy, signed with a modeling agency and appeared on the cover of a magazine. The...

Istanbul ‘Modest Fashion Week’, a first in Turkey

It is no secret that the modest fashion market is growing by the day, with even world-renowned designers starting to present their designs at...

Perry is proud that some people ‘hated’ her Met Gala look

Katy Perry and her stylist are proud that some people “hated” her Met Gala look. The ‘Firework’ hitmaker turned heads at the fashion extravaganza...

‘Impossibly rare’ violet diamond found in Australia

A rare violet diamond, the largest of its kind ever found at Australia’s remote Argyle mine, will be the centrepiece of Rio Tinto’s annual...

Diamond the size of a tennis ball could fetch $70 million

A London auctioneer says a diamond the size of a tennis ball that is the largest discovered in more than a century could sell...

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