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A New Vision: ‘Elevating the Everyday’ with Nina Hospitality

The uplifted brand introduces bespoke experiences that provide cosy comfort and hospitality excellence for locals and travellers alike #NinaLife HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 3 March 2021 - L'hote...

5 Africa-born designers open digital Milan Fashion Week

MILAN (AP) — Five designers of African origin making their runway debuts opened Milan Fashion Week on Wednesday under the banner “We are Made in Italy,” having nurtured dreams deemed fanciful in their...

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 ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, Feb. 11, the 42nd day of 2021. There are 323 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: On Feb. ...

Ruth Dayan, Israeli fashion designer, dies at 103

JERUSALEM (AP) — Ruth Dayan, the Israeli fashion designer and peace activist who was married to one of the country's most revered generals, has died at the age of 103, Israeli media reported Friday. ...

Fashion Walk and Asian GOLD Presents: Kingston Culture and Creativity Zone – THE ORIENT

A Pop-up Hub of Artistry for Local Budding Designers, Street Artists, Fashion Brand Spearheading Novel Retail Concept HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 27 January 2021 - Located at the heart of Hong Ko...

Mossimo Giannulli loses bid to finish prison term at home

BOSTON (AP) — Fashion designer Mossimo Giannulli’s request to serve the remaining three months of his prison term in the college admissions bribery scheme at home was denied Tuesday by a federal judge...

Mossimo Giannulli asks to finish prison sentence at home

BOSTON (AP) — Fashion designer Mossimo Giannulli asked Thursday to serve the remainder of his five-month prison term at home, saying he spent eight weeks in solitary confinement before being transferr...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, Dec. 31, the 366th and final day of 2020. Today’s Highlight in History: On Dec. 31, 2019, the health commis...

Lives Lost: Families find solace in memories and mementos

Long after the funeral or memorial, if one was even possible, and long after the condolence cards, the phone calls of support, there is simply the emptiness. That’s when the memories rush in. ...

Business Highlights

Child labor in palm oil industry tied to Girl Scout cookies An Associated Press investigation has found an army of children toiling beneath a canopy of towering palm oil trees in Ind...

France’s Academy of Fine Arts says famed fashion designer Pierre Cardin has died at 98

PARIS (AP) — France’s Academy of Fine Arts says famed fashion designer Pierre Cardin has died at 98.

French fashion designer Pierre Cardin dies at 98

The French fashion designer Pierre Cardin died at a hospital in Neuilly, west of Paris, on Tuesday at the age of 98, his family told news agency AFP. "It is a day of great sadness for all our fa...

Lori Loughlin released after prison term in college scam

“Full House” actor Lori Loughlin was released from prison Monday after spending two months behind bars for paying half a million dollars in bribes to get her two daughters into college. ...

Taiwanese fashion designer's new collection features scrap metal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Who says fast fashion is dominating the world when haute couture that requires welding thrives? Taiwanese fashion designer Wang Li-ling (汪俐伶) launched a new series of o...