Fashion shows - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Fashion shows McCartney hits high, pays tribute to George Michael in Paris PARIS (AP) — The rocking soundtrack blasting out the lyrics "Stella's On" had guests including Pamela Anderson and Salma Hayek tapping their feet at the gilded Opera Garnier venue in Paris. It was a knockout, energy-filled show for Stella McCartney — who headlined Monday's installment of Paris Fashion Week and ended with a bittersweet tribute to the late George Michael. ... Mon, 06 Mar 2017 22:01:00 GMT 2017-03-06T22:01:00Z Fashion takes London by storm with Preen, Topshop, Mulberry LONDON (AP) — London Fashion Week neared its climax Sunday with shows by Preen, Topshop, Mulberry and others taking place at many sites in the more-chic-than-usual British capital. A fleet of Mercedes-Benz sedans is ferrying VIPs from venue to venue as buyers, bloggers and wannabes gauge each show for that elusive dash of something special and off the wall. Not to be outdone... Sun, 19 Feb 2017 20:49:00 GMT 2017-02-19T20:49:00Z Fashion insiders declare 'I Am an Immigrant' in new video NEW YORK (AP) — While some fashion designers have always been overtly political, the recently wrapped New York Fashion Week just a month after President Donald Trump's inauguration included a broader range of brands addressing these tumultuous times. On Friday, the day after shows concluded, W magazine took on one element, Trump's position on immigration,... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 19:03:00 GMT 2017-02-17T19:03:00Z London Fashion Week opens amid Brexit uncertainties LONDON (AP) — Models and fashion editors descended on Britain's sunny capital from snowy New York Friday for the start of London Fashion Week, kicking off a whirlwind of runway shows featuring Burberry, Versus, Roksanda and dozens of other designers. The first day of the fashion showcase started in a new location on the Strand in central London. Here are ... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 18:47:00 GMT 2017-02-17T18:47:00Z Kanye West shows comfy Yeezy clothes, shoes _ without delay NEW YORK (AP) — Kanye West the rapper did something unusual as Kanye West the fashion designer: He wasted little time Wednesday in unveiling his Yeezy Season 5 collection, including new bulky, thick-soled Boost runners, as he projected models onto a huge four-sided screen in a dark boxy space, then sent out some to walk the regular way. And then it was ov... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 04:37:00 GMT 2017-02-16T04:37:00Z Runway diversity at Kors, a desert oasis for Ralph Lauren NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Kors put plus-size model Ashley Graham and a live orchestra on his runway, and Narciso Rodriguez presented what he called a "no shenanigans" collection — just sleek, impeccable tailoring on clothes constructed to last a lifetime. Some of the latest highlights at New York Fashion Week: PLUS-SIZ... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 04:24:00 GMT 2017-02-16T04:24:00Z Get your home red-carpet-ready with Badgley Mischka LOS ANGELES (AP) — Design duo Mark Badgley and James Mischka, known for show-stopping red-carpet gowns, are bringing the glamour of their fashion shows to a living room near you. The designers describe their first-ever Badgley Mischka Home Collection, launching today, as "couture furniture" infused with old Hollywood glamour. "We love w... Tue, 14 Feb 2017 16:39:00 GMT 2017-02-14T16:39:00Z Philipp Plein hits town, Oscar de la Renta, Monse team up NEW YORK (AP) — Philipp Plein promised something different for his first turn at New York Fashion Week and delivered with a huge crowd packed into the monolithic main branch of the public library, live music courtesy of Nas and The Kills — and Madonna turning up last minute on his front row. Dynamic designing duo Laura Kim and Fernando Garcia, meanwhile, ... Tue, 14 Feb 2017 05:53:00 GMT 2017-02-14T05:53:00Z Politics and poetry reign at NY Fashion Week NEW YORK (AP) — There's bad Fashion Week weather, and there's REALLY bad Fashion Week weather. Fashion lovers had to be careful not to slip and break major bones Sunday as they maneuvered along slippery, slushy streets. Inside the shows, there was plenty of talk about politics, social change, and womanhood. There were even some soulful poetry readings. So... Sun, 12 Feb 2017 23:40:00 GMT 2017-02-12T23:40:00Z Alexander Wang goes back to black, Siriano does desert NEW YORK (AP) — Alexander Wang went back to black in a crumbling old theater in Harlem and Christian Siriano provided a pop of politics in a single T-shirt that read "People are People," choosing instead to focus on a dreamy copper-colored collection of velvet and satin at New York Fashion Week on Saturday. Among the day's highlights: ... Sun, 12 Feb 2017 04:18:00 GMT 2017-02-12T04:18:00Z Calvin Klein show delivers political message at Fashion Week NEW YORK (AP) — Crunchy snow and ice greeted designers, models and fans at New York Fashion Week on Friday, a day after a snowstorm pummeled the city. What visitors got was a high-profile debut and a political message at Calvin Klein, some psychedelic designs (and more politics) from Jeremy Scott, a focus on femininity from Jason Wu, and not one but two collections by Kate S... Sat, 11 Feb 2017 04:44:00 GMT 2017-02-11T04:44:00Z Tadashi Shoji, Desigual kick off NY Fashion Week NEW YORK (AP) — New York Fashion Week kicked off Thursday in the middle of a snow storm that had some of the usual swans donning parkas, snow boots and ski caps instead of the usual sky-high heels and fashion finery. The crowds hopped over snow banks and splashed in slush as they turned out at more than a dozen shows that began the eight-day event featuri... Fri, 10 Feb 2017 03:41:00 GMT 2017-02-10T03:41:00Z Raf Simons salutes New York, talks politics at Fashion Week NEW YORK (AP) — It's the little brother to women's Fashion Week — the very little brother. But men's Fashion Week has its fans, and it's a lot less frenetic: You can actually find a taxi! Here are some highlights of the week: __ RAF SIMONS It's safe to say Raf Simons' runway show was the marquee event of Men's Fashion Week. The Belgian designer — formerly... Fri, 03 Feb 2017 19:07:00 GMT 2017-02-03T19:07:00Z Transgender Nepali has her big moment on Indian catwalk NEW DELHI (AP) — It was her big moment. Anjali Lama sashayed down the catwalk in the swanky Mumbai auditorium. A fitted, cream dress highlighted her tall, slender frame. Her pulled-back hair showed off her high cheekbones. Modeling at Lakme Fashion Week often seemed like a dream far beyond her reach, but Lama has become the first transgender woman to mode... Fri, 03 Feb 2017 07:30:00 GMT 2017-02-03T07:30:00Z At Men's Fashion Week, a collection was out of this world NEW YORK (AP) — Inspiration for one elegant collection at Men's Fashion Week in New York came from heaven. Actually, further than that. Designer Nick Graham sent his models down a runway Tuesday in sharkskin suits, metallic rainwear and scarfs adorned with tiny spaceships in a whimsical bid to elegantly dress any gentlemen who manages to get to Mars. ... Wed, 01 Feb 2017 20:32:00 GMT 2017-02-01T20:32:00Z Opening Ceremony swap runway for an evening at the ballet NEW YORK (AP) — The fashion label Opening Ceremony never disappoints when it comes to finding inventive ways to present its wares at New York Fashion Week. It has shown its clothes next to a wall oozing chocolate. It has sent models deliberately pratfalling down the runway. It has presented full theatrical productions. This time, the label went arguably f... Sun, 29 Jan 2017 23:17:00 GMT 2017-01-29T23:17:00Z Lily-Rose Depp emerges as star of Deco-inspired Chanel show PARIS (AP) — Singer-model Vanessa Paradis was the image of the doting mother at Chanel's Art Deco-inspired spring-summer collection, looking on proudly as daughter Lily-Rose Depp emerged as the star of the show. Here are the highlights from the second day of Paris couture week: CHANEL'S MIRRORED SHOW Tue, 24 Jan 2017 23:32:00 GMT 2017-01-24T23:32:00Z Nashville's stars bring accessibility to fashion NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A new generation of country musicians — mostly young and female — is changing the look of fashion in Music City with clothing lines designed with fans in mind. Fashion has tended to be exaggerated and designed for the screen or the stage. Consider Dolly Parton's body-hugging denim and rhinestones, Loretta Lynn's sparkly ball gowns, or Shania Twain's m... Wed, 14 Dec 2016 14:47:00 GMT 2016-12-14T14:47:00Z