Congolese fashion designer goes virtual as virus hits runway shows

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – U.S.-based Congolese fashion designer Anifa Mvuemba was excited about debuting her fashion line, Hanifa, at this year’s New York Fashion Week. But when her show was... Read more »

Dining dummies help cafe-goers keep a fashionable distance in Vilnius

Mannequins dressed in creations of local designer sit at the table in a restaurant during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Vilnius, Lithuania May 21, 2020. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins VILNIUS... Read more »

Masked Ukrainian orchestra makes concert recording as lockdown eases

FILE PHOTO: Musicians of the Ukrainian Radio Symphony Orchestra wear protective face masks as they take part in one of the first rehearsals after an easing of lockdown measures imposed... Read more »

Men’s Milan Fashion Week slips to July in digital-only format due to coronavirus

MILAN (Reuters) – The Men’s Milan Fashion Week set for June will be postponed to mid-July and presented in purely digital format with photos and video to avoid the... Read more »

Paris to hold men’s fashion week in virtual format July 9-13: statement

PARIS (Reuters) – Paris will hold a men’s fashion week in virtual format from July 9 to July 13 for the Men Spring/Summer collections 2021, organisers said on Wednesday.... Read more »

Looking good under a mask: South Korean fashion evolves in the time of coronavirus

SEOUL (Reuters) – From tutorials on how to wear makeup with a face mask, to hats that incorporate a protective plastic face shield, South Koreans are seeking to make... Read more »

Fashion designers recall their first big celebrity breaks

NEW YORK (Reuters) – For fashion designers having a major celebrity wear their clothing can immediately launch them into the limelight. The big break for Badgley Mischka almost did... Read more »

Louis Vuitton’s clash of styles wraps up Paris Fashion Week

Designer Nicolas Ghesquiere appears at the end of his Fall/Winter 2020/21 women’s ready-to-wear collection show for fashion house Louis Vuitton during Paris Fashion Week in Paris, France March 3,... Read more »

Chanel swaps skirts for jodhpurs at Paris Fashion Week

PARIS (Reuters) – Loose, studded trousers split open at the sides and jodhpur-style looks took center stage at Chanel on Tuesday, as models walked in twos and threes down... Read more »

Animal mascots take to the catwalk for Stella McCartney show

PARIS (Reuters) – British designer Stella McCartney presented on Monday her snug and elegant looks for next winter with a playful twist, as animal mascots including a big white... Read more »