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Style goes digital as London Fashion Week opens

  LONDON (AP) — What to wear to London Fashion Week? The hottest designer heels, the latest fall jacket — or perhaps a tech accessory like Google Glass. Hundreds of models, stylists and fashion insiders descended on the British capital Friday as the five-day whirlwind of catwalk shows kicked off, bringing the usual heady mix [...]

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Paul, Stella McCartney front row at Hunter’s show

  LONDON (AP) — It’s not every day that you see not just one, but two McCartneys on the front row. Paul McCartney and his fashion designer daughter Stella caused a stir as they sat down to watch the catwalk show staged Saturday by Hunter Original, squeezing in next to pop star Rita Ora and [...]

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London Fashion Week Day 3: Temperley, Westwood

  LONDON (AP) — London Fashion Week swung into Day 3 Sunday, packed from morning to night with next season’s womenswear offerings from dozens of designers. Fashionistas were spoilt for choice, with Temperley, Topshop Unique, Paul Smith and Pringle of Scotland all showing their spring and summer collections. And amid the blur of models and [...]

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5 spring trends from London Fashion Week

  LONDON (AP) — They came, they saw, and now they’ve jetted off to Milan for another round of catwalk shows. Fashion insiders got a taste of spring style trends at London Fashion Week. Here’s a round-up of some of the hottest looks, from girly ballerina skirts to sporty sandals: ___ FLAT IS FAB Comfort is no [...]

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Dwyane Wade says Stern helped with fashion sense

  NEW YORK (AP) — David Stern might be responsible for the fashionable basketball players in the NBA — well, at least for Dwyane Wade. The Miami Heat star says while he always was a fan of fine dressing, it wasn’t until the former commissioner of the league instituted a dress code that he started [...]

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Boyfriend jeans a hit on the Milan runway

  MILAN (AP) — Hey girlfriend, baggy boyfriend jeans are all the rage on the Milan runway this season. At Emporio Armani, they fit Giorgio Armani’s passion for blue — an international color that the designer says satisfies any appetite for ethnic looks. The Emporio collection, presented Thursday on the second day of Milan Fashion Week, included [...]

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Boyfriend jeans a hit on the Milan runway

MILAN (AP) — Hey girlfriend, baggy boyfriend jeans are all the rage on the Milan runway this season. At Emporio Armani, they fit Giorgio Armani’s passion for blue — an international color that the designer says satisfies any appetite for ethnic looks. The Emporio collection, presented Thursday on the second day of Milan Fashion Week, [...]

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Jean Paul Gaultier to stop making ready-to-wear

  PARIS (AP) — The house of Jean Paul Gaultier has announced that it is stopping women’s and men’s ready-to-wear collections. A short statement Monday said the 62-year-old designer — one of the most famous names in fashion — would be concentrating on the lucrative world of haute couture and perfume lines such as “Le Male.” It [...]

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Style goes digital as London Fashion Week opens

  LONDON (AP) — What to wear to London Fashion Week? The hottest designer heels, the latest fall jacket — or perhaps a tech accessory like Google Glass. Hundreds of models, stylists and fashion insiders descended on the British capital Friday as the five-day whirlwind of catwalk shows kicked off, bringing the usual heady mix [...]

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Miss America contestants showcase shoes in parade

  ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Contestants vying for the Miss America title showed off some fancy footwear along a New Jersey boardwalk. The traditional “Show Us Your Shoes” parade on Saturday featured 53 Miss America hopefuls riding down Atlantic City’s boardwalk in convertibles, each sporting creatively decorated shoes to evoke their home state. The [...]

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Miley Cyrus has a new gig as a designer

NEW YORK (AP) — Move over, David Beckham: You’ve been usurped by Miley Cyrus asFashion Week’s latest celebrity designer. Cyrus debuted her funky jewelry, made of children’s alphabet beads, little toys and lots of other colorful stuff, at designer Jeremy Scott’s show Wednesday in a downtown Manhattan gallery space. The atmosphere was suitably frenetic — even [...]

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