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Alexander Wang partners Adidas for new unisex collection

Designer Alexander Wang is, by his own description, a total sneakerhead. He once even designed a whole clothing collection around them, with dresses, tops and handbags emulating his favorite sneaks, ...

Updated : 2016.09.11 14:25

[Eye Interview] ‘I always did my own thing’

Troa Cho is the picture of a quintessential fashion designer, with her silver hair in a Louise Brooks bob and sporting black slim-fit tuxedo-style denim pants paired with a black dress shirt. Lookin...

Updated : 2016.09.09 17:51

Kanye West unveils body suits in NY presidential park

NEW YORK (AFP) - Kanye West showed the loftiness of his ambition Wednesday by commandeering the same presidential park Hillary Clinton used for kick-starting her White House run to unveil his latest ...

Updated : 2016.09.08 17:23

'Concept Korea' to be held in New York to promote Korean fashion

A government-run Korean fashion event will be held in New York on Thursday, as part of efforts to promote Korean culture, its organizers said Monday in a press briefing. Starting in 2010, "Concept K...

Updated : 2016.09.06 10:57

100 years of Korean fashion at a glance

What were the must-have fashion items in Korea more than a century ago? In the early 1900s, stylish people keen on fashion trends were dubbed “modern girls” and “modern boys,” with Western cultu...

Updated : 2016.09.01 17:15

A blowout that lasts three months? Hello to semipermanent waves

Fierce blowouts -- straightened hair that has been hot-curled into gentle waves -- are the reason women hightail it to the salon once, sometimes twice, a week, and especially before special occasions...

Updated : 2016.08.04 13:55

Calvin Klein snaps up ex-Dior designer Simons

NEW YORK (AFP) -- U.S. fashion house Calvin Klein on Tuesday announced the appointment of former Christian Dior designer Raf Simons as its new chief creative officer, with his debut collections set f...

Updated : 2016.08.04 13:52

Paris couture reaches creative climax in Valentino, Saab

PARIS (AP) - Paris couture week reached a creative climax Wednesday with strong showings from Maison Margiela, Valentino and Elie Saab. Here are some of the highlights of the last of the fall-winter...

Updated : 2016.07.07 15:20

Fashion rebels Vetements stitch up haute couture

PARIS (AFP) -- Rebel brand Vetements sent fashion into a spin Sunday with an haute couture show that broke all the rules, appropriating clothes and shoes from 17 other brands and recutting them in it...

Updated : 2016.07.04 14:32

Iconic clubs feted in celebrity-filled Paris menswear shows

PARIS (AP) -- Actor Robert Pattinson took center stage at Dior Homme's menswear show in Paris that celebrated the styles of Britain’s iconic retro club, The Haeuroienda -- against a theatrical fairg...

Updated : 2016.06.26 14:50

Top trends from Milan menswear shows

MILAN (AFP) - The future of exclusively menswear catwalk shows is in doubt, but the cult of the “see and be seen party” is alive and well. Highlights from the Milan menswear Spring-Summer 2017 fas...

Updated : 2016.06.23 14:56

Japan's Uniqlo targets global stature with fashion identity

TOKYO (AP) -- Japanese clothing chain Uniqlo has leveraged its prowess in mass production to build a fashion empire filled with shelves upon shelves of affordable, good quality items like down jacket...

Updated : 2016.06.16 15:25

Public School declares in off-calendar show: We need leaders

NEW YORK (AP) -- We need leaders. Beware false gods. Wear cool clothes. The design duo Maxwell Osborne and Dao-Yi Chow opted out of the New York Fashion Week frenzy to present their latest ready-to-...

Updated : 2016.06.09 17:08

Beyonce steals show as surprise honoree at fashion awards

NEW YORK (AP) -- In a surprise appearance, Beyonce delighted a glittery fashion crowd Monday evening, showing up unannounced to accept the Council of Fashion Designers of America’s Fashion Icon awar...

Updated : 2016.06.07 17:13

Dior takes Parisian style to Britain’s countryside

WOODSTOCK, England (AFP) -- Dior staged a catwalk show of its “Cruise collection” at the majestic Blenheim Palace in the Oxfordshire countryside Tuesday, in a lavish event reflecting the growing impo...

Updated : 2016.06.02 11:56