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Taiwanese designer Apu Jan to launch digital sci-fi show at London Fashion Week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — London-based brand APUJAN launched its latest digital fashion show on Monday (Feb. 22), which will also be screened during London Fashion Week on Feb. 23. The high-end ...

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End of the runway? Fashion world mulls post-COVID future

LONDON (AP) — It’s the September fashion week season, and in any other year London would be abuzz with fashionistas zipping across town in Mercedes Benzes, hobnobbing with celebrities at glittering ca...

Burberry, Christopher Kane show new collections in London

LONDON (AP) — There were glittery runway shows Monday as London Fashion Week showcased some of its top stars including Burberry and Christopher Kane. Venues were packed as designers tried to build on ...

Dreamy, confident shows mark London Fashion Week

LONDON (AP) — Fashion devotees basked in sunny weather and strong, sometimes whimsical collections as London Fashion Week neared its climax Sunday with runway shows by Roland Mouret, Victoria Beckham,...

London Fashion Week gears up for big shows

LONDON (AP) — Fashion aficionados basked in strong late summer sunlight Saturday as runway shows and presentations picked up speed at London Fashion Week. Model and TV presenter Alex...

Climate protesters seek to block London Fashion Week doors

LONDON (AP) — Extinction Rebellion climate protesters targeting London Fashion Week have glued themselves to an entrance to the fashion extravaganza. The group said Friday five of it...

Meghan launches clothing line to help jobless British women

LONDON (AP) — Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has launched a clothing line for a British charity that helps unemployed women find work. The wife of Prince Harry attended a reception a...

Twinings Grand Prix is a winner with live ØZI performance

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— The sixth edition of Twinings Grand Prix featured 10 innovative competitors and the talented musician, ØZI, who performed live at the Legacy Taipei, on Thursday (Jul...

Fashion capital New York considers banning sale of fur

NEW YORK (AP) — A burgeoning movement to outlaw fur is seeking to make its biggest statement yet in the fashion mecca of New York City. Lawmakers are pushing a measure that would ban...

Noose knot on Burberry hoodie pulled amid fury

NEW YORK (AP) — The chief executive and chief creative officer of luxury fashion powerhouse Burberry have apologized for putting a hoodie with strings tied in the shape of a noose on their London Fash...

Christopher Kane celebrates sensuality in London show

LONDON (AP) — The final full day of London Fashion Week featured a stellar show by Christopher Kane, who embraced his favorite theme — sensuality. Pringle of Scotland returned to the London stage with...

Beckham family out in force at London Fashion Week

LONDON (AP) — Victoria Beckham doesn't need celebrities at her fashion shows — her A-list family provides more than enough star power. The designer's soccer superstar husband David a...

London Fashion Week: Alexa Chung shows quirky classics

LONDON (AP) — London Fashion Week is picking up pace with Alexa Chung, Jasper Conran and other designers offering catwalk shows Saturday, to be followed by the House of Holland and Simone Rocha. ...

Fashion world descends on London for fashion week shows

LONDON (AP) — London is taking its turn in the style spotlight with the opening of London Fashion Week, an extravaganza that will feature up-and-coming young designers along with big names like Victor...