Fashion mogul accuses designers of ‘enslaving women’ with Islamic styles

Former fashion mogul Pierre Berge lashed out yesterday at designers creating Islamic clothing and headscarves, accusing them of taking part in the “enslavement of...

Kuwaiti women spend KD 989 million annually on cosmetics

KUWAIT: A recent study found that 50 to 60 percent of Kuwaiti women aged between 15 and 55 spend considerable amounts of money every...

NYC exhibition explores works of woodcut artist Hnizdovsky

A new exhibition explores the prolific career of Ukrainian- American artist Jacques Hnizdovsky, a master of intricate woodcuts and paintings depicting an array of...

Klum keeps her shoes for her children

Heidi Klum hoards her clothes for her children to inherit. The 42-year-old supermodel - who landed her first modeling contract after winning the ‘Model...

Gaza rockers and rappers struggle to carve out a space

Khamiss Abu Shaban's band would love to wow the kinds of crowds seen elsewhere, but in Hamas-run Gaza they struggle to find venues and...

Blue diamond worn for years by Shirley Temple up for auction

A blue diamond ring that child star-turned-diplomat Shirley Temple wore for decades is going up for auction. Sotheby’s says the 9.54 carat ring is...

Bargains abound in Palm Beach’s upscale consignment shops

On the sunny island of Palm Beach, black-tie galas are common, Sunday brunch is $100 and a beachside hotel room can cost more than...

The fashion scouts taking Japan’s underground labels global

Far from the flashbulbs of Tokyo fashion week, Yoshio Yokobori is juggling multiple roles-talent scout, cultural interpreter, dealmaker-in a quest to help foreign buyers...

‘Twist’ Turkish couture opens its first branch in Kuwait

Under the patronage of the Turkish Ambassador to Kuwait Murat Tamer, the Twist Turkish couture brand opens its first branch. The Turkish brand, which...

Boys in pink: ‘Genderless’ fashion goes big in Japan

No stranger to barrettes, bows and beauty products, Japanese Instagram icon and model Genking is a proud flag bearer for "genderless" fashion in which...

Jaden Smith: Gender specific clothes don’t exist

Jaden Smith doesn’t think gender specific clothes exist. The 17- year-old actor regularly wears a long skirt over his skin-tight trousers and is very...

Willow Smith, 15, becomes new face of Chanel

Willow Smith, the 15-year-old daughter of the US actor Will Smith, was named Tuesday as an ambassador for French fashion house Chanel. The actress...

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