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Professor Jimmy Choo Announces The Launch Of A New Fashion Academy To Find The Next Generation of Fashion Designers
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Professor Jimmy Choo Announces The Launch Of A New Fashion Academy To Find The Next Generation of Fashion Designers

TipRanks2 Big Dividend Stocks Yielding at Least 10%; Here’s What You Need to KnowStock markets are up and holding near record high levels, a condition that would usually make life difficult for dividend investors. High market values normally lead to lower dividend yields – but even in today’s climate, it’s still possible to find a high-yielding dividend payer. You need to look carefully, however. The market story of the past year has been unusual, to say the least. Last winter saw the steepest and deepest recession in market history – but it was followed by a fast recovery that is only now slowing. Many companies pulled back on their dividends at the height of the corona panic, but now they are finding that yields are too low to attract investors, and are looking to start increasing pay...
Ones to Watch at Paris Men’s Fashion Week Fall 2021
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Ones to Watch at Paris Men’s Fashion Week Fall 2021

Valette StudioPierre François Valette established his label Valette Studio last year, intent on updating men’s tailoring for the modern dandy. Winning the Saint Laurent Institue Prize in 2019 set the wheels in motion for creating his own label, earning him support from industry veterans, including Bruno Barbier, formerly of Balenciaga.More from WWD“The idea is to work on a suit, but a cool suit, with fluidity, that can be worn all day, that’s accessible,” said Valette.For the Saint Laurent prize, the mission was to choose an iconic piece by Yves Saint Laurent from the 1960s, when the designer set down roots on the Left Bank of Paris, and rethink it for current times. Valette drew up a sharp, pin-striped jumpsuit, with no sleeves, a striking piece that serves as the starting point for th...
Fashion star and socialite Harry Brant dies aged 24
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Fashion star and socialite Harry Brant dies aged 24

Harry Brant attends 7th Annual amfAR Inspiration Gala New York at Skylight at Moynihan Station on June 9, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic)Harry Brant, the fashion star son of model Stephanie Seymour, has died from an accidental drug overdose at the age of 24.His family claimed Brant, whose father is 73-year-old billionaire Peter Brant, had been days away from re-entering rehab at the time of his death.They said in a statement to the New York Times: “It is with enormous sorrow that we share with you the news that our beloved son, Harry Brant, lost his battle with addiction and died due to an accidental overdose of prescription medication.Read more: Stella Tennant’s family give statement after her death“Our hearts are shattered. Harry wanted to overcome his...
Is fast fashion toxic for the industry? Why the trend needs to end – Film Daily
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Is fast fashion toxic for the industry? Why the trend needs to end – Film Daily

Fast fashion is a trendy, throwaway method of selling clothes pioneered by companies like H&M & Zara. The low-cost clothing collections are based on the current, high-cost luxury fashion trends that are churned out every few days. Fast fashion is extremely light on pockets and easily accessible. However, the ethics of the fast fashion industry have been called into question many times, and unlike many fashion trends, the conversation surrounding the toxicity of fast fashion seems to never go out of style.  Dark side of fast fashion The world of fast fashion is extremely trend-driven where customer preferences change overnight. Trends run their course with lightning speed, with today’s freshest styles quickly trumping yesterday’s, which have already been dism...
21 Plus-Size Shops That Aren’t Fast Fashion
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21 Plus-Size Shops That Aren’t Fast Fashion

Independent fashion retail, like many industries, has been hit hard by the pandemic, with many businesses like Sies Marjan, Need Supply, Totokaelo, Cushnie, and Bird in Brooklyn forced to close doors in the last year. That’s why supporting small businesses is essential right now. This is especially true for shops that cater toward plus-size shoppers, a major segment of the U.S. population — 67% of women in the U.S. wear a size 14 or up — that is rarely the fashion industry’s focus of attention. That said, finding small, plus-size clothing retailers to shop from can be a daunting task, leading many to default to fast fashion instead. One look at Twitter confirms this, with many people asking their followers this question: Where are all the plus-size clothing brands that aren’t fast fashi...
H&M Launches Kids Collection Made From Recycled Plastic Collected On Indonesian Beaches
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H&M Launches Kids Collection Made From Recycled Plastic Collected On Indonesian Beaches

4 Mins Read As part of its Bottle2Fashion project, H&M has partnered with Danone Aqua to transform plastic bottle waste from the shores of Indonesia into recycled polyester, the same material used for its latest kidswear collection. The H&M kidswear collection launched on January 14 is made from approximately 3.5 million PET bottles that were transformed into recycled polyester and blended into organic and recycled cotton. Its fibers are then used to make everyday wear for kids like hoodies, joggers, and long-sleeve tops available in blush pink, bright green, yellow and blue colours According to the Bangkok Post, for this project. the Danone-AQUA bottled-water company collected around 71 tonnes of PET bottles from Kepulauan Seribu (Thousand Island) and the Bandung Ar...
Best Laverne Cox Red Carpet Fashion
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Best Laverne Cox Red Carpet Fashion

If I were in a room with even one of these dresses, I would cry. Look, Laverne Cox is amazing. She's a talented actor, activist, and model. But it's time we also give her credit for the absolute fashion icon she is. In honor of this, I have compiled my absolute favorite of her red carpet looks. Here are 36 times Laverne Cox looked like the cover of a damn magazine: 1. This sleek see-through gown that was right at home at the Charlie's Angels premiere: Axelle/Bauer-Griffin / FilmMagic Can some...
New normal fashion trend: Comfortwear big hit, oversized clothes get thumbs up during the pandemic
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New normal fashion trend: Comfortwear big hit, oversized clothes get thumbs up during the pandemic

In 2012, “fashion therapist” Tim Gunn tweeted: “When it comes to dressing, comfort is overrated. A little discomfort probably means your clothes fit and they’re not pajamas.” Zoom (pun intended) into 2020, when PJs are the fashion fatigues. It was around the end of March that, most of us, turned our hermit modes on. The fact that comfortable can be chic — and profitable — is witnessed in the rise of the 2018 “ugly sneaker” or “dad shoe” trend /* User Identification Code Start */ var _tiluuid = localStorage.getItem('_tiluuid'); if (_tiluuid === null) { function receiveMessage(evt) { if (evt.origin === 'https://tilanalytics.timesinternet.in') { _tiluuid = evt.data; localStorage.s...
The Unwilling Fashion Photographer Who Excelled
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The Unwilling Fashion Photographer Who Excelled

Man Ray is today regarded as one of the most innovative photographers of the twentieth century. He reinvented solarization and further developed photograms, which he called “rayographs,” in reference to himself. He also pioneered fashion photography in the 1920s-1940 in Paris but did not want to be known as a “photographer.” He considered himself a painter and artist above all.Man Ray and Fashion is an exhibition organized by the Réunion des Musées Nationaux – Grand Palais and the City of Marseille, at Musée du Luxembourg, Paris. Man Ray is presented here in a new light as his photography has never been explored from a fashion perspective. Man Ray was a notable player in the artistic life in interwar Paris and of Surrealism in particular. Man Ray and Fashion is made up of the followin...
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Iowa wrestling opens season in dominating fashion against Nebraska

The numbers don’t lie. In this matchup between the No. 1 and No. 6 ranked college wrestling teams in the country, the difference was slightly more than five. Top-ranked Iowa won eight of the 10 bouts, scored 26 takedowns — to Nebraska’s five — and 90 match points en route to a 31-6 rout of the Cornhuskers on Friday night at a mostly empty Carver-Hawkeye Arena. It was a dominant opening to this shortened 2021 season, but Iowa Coach Tom Brands said it could have been better. “They responded well to the long, long lay off,” he said. “But we can get better ... we’ve got to keep getting better.” The defend...