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Pharrell Williams becomes co-owner of G-Star Raw jeans

NEW YORK (AFP) - Pharrell Williams, the pop culture renaissance man who is a designer, performer and hit songwriter, was named Tuesday as co-owner of jeans brand G-Star Raw. The company, based in Amsterdam and Los Angeles, said that Williams would be involved in design but also in decisio...

Updated : 2016.02.10 13:56

Los Angeles is new icon of menswear cool

NEW YORK (AFP) - Long derided for flashiness or faded grunge, Los Angeles and a new generation of designers are bringing a new brand of chic to American menswear. It's only the second edition of New ...

Updated : 2016.02.04 14:58

Concept Korea shows menswear at NYFW

Two Korean fashion designers presented their menswear collection at Pier 59 Studios in New York on Monday, the first day of New York Fashion Week: Men’s. Kang Dong-jun of DBYD and Jang Hyung-chul of...

Updated : 2016.02.02 20:27

'Concept Korea' fashion show held in New York

The "Concept Korea" fashion show, a biannual event organized by South Korea's government to promote Korean culture, was held in New York on Monday, featuring menswear collections by two Korean designers.The show, which was held at Pier 59 Studios, marked the 13th such event since South Kor...

Updated : 2016.02.02 09:53

Dior creates millionaire skateboarders‘ perfect wardrobe

PARIS (AFP) - When Kris Van Assche was designing the new Dior menswear collection, he had a very specific person in mind, he told AFP Saturday as it debuted on the Paris catwalk.“It‘s a young Parisi...

Updated : 2016.01.24 11:42

Tonymoly opens shops in Saudi Arabia

South Korean cosmetics maker Tonymoly said Thursday it has opened two shops in Saudi Arabia, tapping into the Middle Eastern market for the first time. In December, Tonymoly opened its first shop in Andalus Mall in Jeddah, and launched a second one in the capital city of Riyadh. Tonymoly s...

Updated : 2016.01.21 11:15

Drew Barrymore‘s sets new sights for beauty brand

NEW YORK (AP) -- Hollywood actress, director and author Drew Barrymore may soon add a new title to her resume: international retailer.Barrymore launched her Flower brand of affordable cosmetics exclusively at Wal-Mart in 2013. Now she says she’s in talks with retailers overseas to sell th...

Updated : 2016.01.20 16:08

Splashes of color at Milan runways

MILAN (AP) -- The worlds of music, fashion and art continued their long collaboration on the menswear runways of Milan Fashion Week on Sunday.  Missoni creative director Angela Missoni says collabor...

Updated : 2016.01.18 13:26

Pop culture moments that scream love

NEW YORK (AP) -- Fashion and style have forever been in bed with film, television and music, especially the moments that scream love.   We all have our top pop memories of romance, lust, marriage, heartbreak from those worlds and more, including the beauty industry and the world of adver...

Updated : 2016.01.14 11:26

Burberry gets close to the audience at London Fashion Week

LONDON (AP) -- The Burberry showcase is the highlight of any London Fashion Week, and with good reason. Guests and journalists alike can always expect an impressive production, a well-chosen live musician, a roster of international stars just jetting in for the show, a lineup of well-desig...

Updated : 2016.01.12 16:22

Winter fashion forecast

For those rummaging through their closets for inspiration or hitting the shops for new bits of insulation against the chilly year’s end, The Korea Herald has pinpointed two fashion trends expected to...

Updated : 2015.11.25 17:10

Seoul Fashion Week womenswear recap: Holiday luxury and exotic prints

Two themes that stood out in womenswear at Seoul Fashion Week’s 2016 Spring/Summer collections were holiday glamour, reminiscent of the beach and the marina, and intricate prints inspired by both the...

Updated : 2015.10.21 18:07

Seoul Fashion Week: Bold colors and prints emerge as 2016 spring menswear trend

As Seoul has a reputation for fashionable men whose devotion to fashion and skin care tops in the world, menswear collections by Seoul-based designers are some of the must-see shows at the ongoing Seo...

Updated : 2015.10.19 17:49

Seoul Fashion Week: Colorful season for men

As Seoul has a reputation for fashionable men whose devotion to fashion and skincare tops in the world, menswear collections by Seoul-based designers are some of the must-see shows during Seoul Fashio...

Updated : 2015.10.18 13:52

Seoul rings in month of fashion

Upcoming fashion events are set to turn the capital city of Seoul into a style destination. Celebrities and models will present creations of talented Korean designers during Seoul Fashion Week as fash...

Updated : 2015.10.11 21:14