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Identity struggle fires creative power

In a world where the notions of ethnicity, culture and identity are constantly evolving, Korea’s fashion world is taking those influences and turning them into creative expression.Fashion model Han H...

Updated : 2017.04.09 17:31

Extra long sleeves, extra wide pants for cooler months

Most of us probably haven’t thought of shopping for our spring and summer wardrobes yet, but the powers that be dictating the fashion calendar insist on showing collections half a year ahead of time ...

Updated : 2017.04.05 18:14

[Eye Plus] Streets of fashion, passion

Seoul Fashion Week fall-winter 2017 comes to an end today after six fashion-filled days and nights.Celebrated for its wealth of young talent and their vibrant energy, Seoul Fashion Week is also remark...

Updated : 2017.03.31 14:45

[Herald Interview] You can have style and comfort, too

When it comes to shoes, there is no need to compromise comfort over style -- or vice versa. “Technology has made it easier to have both,” said Fred Allard, chief creative director of the GRI Group, ...

Updated : 2017.03.12 19:15

Saint Laurent ordered to remove ‘degrading’ posters

France’s advertising regulator has ordered fashion house Saint Laurent to remove posters of extremely thin models in “degrading” poses after an outcry over their appearance around Paris.The campaig...

Updated : 2017.03.09 14:37

K-beauty clicks with US consumers

Before Bailey Ewing leaves her home each morning, she lathers her face in eight different skin care products: cleanser, four different toners, serum, emulsion and sunscreen. The 35 minutes it takes he...

Updated : 2017.03.08 18:12

Saint Laurent designer gives bold, VIP-filled sophomore show

Kate Moss hid under a hat, Eva Herzigova shivered in the cold, Catherine Deneuve and A$AP Rocky sat poker-faced, while only Charlotte Gainsbourg managed a smile.Fashion crowds do not usually brave a c...

Updated : 2017.03.01 14:59

High style and politics on Oscars red carpet

For Hollywood’s A-list, Oscars night is the biggest fashion moment of the year. And Tinseltown’s top actresses did not disappoint on Sunday, with winter white gowns among the key trends.Here are som...

Updated : 2017.02.27 14:33

Milan designers feature ‘empowering women’ theme

Models present creations for fashion house Missoni during the women’s fall-winter 2017 fashion week in Milan, Saturday. (AFP-Yonhap)Milan Fashion Week took a formal turn on the fourth day of previews...

Updated : 2017.02.26 13:16

Designer with unique vision of fashion and biz

Removing her dark, oversized sunglasses which she had kept on for the photoshoot that just ended, Im Seon-oc remarks that she doesn’t want to be rude wearing sunglasses during the interview.Clad head...

Updated : 2017.02.24 16:41

Gucci presents otherworldly collection in Milan

MILAN -- Milan fashion designers launched six days of fall-winter fashion previews Wednesday, as the long-accepted runway format undergoes challenges like never before. Brands like Gucci and Bottega V...

Updated : 2017.02.23 15:28

Burberry draws on sculptor Henry Moore in fashion highlight

All eyes were on Burberry and creative director Christopher Bailey Monday night as London Fashion Week reached its starry climax.Bailey didn’t disappoint, drawing on the sculptor Henry Moore for insp...

Updated : 2017.02.21 16:28

Kanye West puts hijab-wearing model on catwalk

NEW YORK (AFP) -- Rap superstar turned designer Kanye West broke boundaries by putting a hijab-wearing Somali-American model on the New York catwalk Wednesday, unveiling a new, more adult Yeezy Season 5 collection.Halima Aden, 19, made her runway debut on day seven of New York fashion week...

Updated : 2017.02.17 17:46

Marc Jacobs rewrites runway rules with hip-hop finale

A model walks the runway for the Marc Jacobs collection during New York Fashion Week on Thursday in New York City. (AFP-Yonhap)Marc Jacobs offered a hip-hop grand finale to New York fashion week Thurs...

Updated : 2017.02.17 13:54

Proenza Schouler bids New York goodbye

Carolina Herrera called it her “white shirt” moment, a celebration of her favorite garment. And the Proenza Schouler label said adieu to New York Fashion Week for now, as it prepares to show in Pari...

Updated : 2017.02.14 14:24