Fashion shows

May 18, 2019 - 5:44 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — Nordstrom has apologized to Sikhs for selling a turban they found offensive, but a representative with the U.S. community's top civil rights organization said Saturday they are still waiting to hear from the Gucci brand that designed it. "We feel that companies are commodifying and...
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The Ozwald Boateng collection is modeled during the fashion show at Apollo Theater in New York, Sunday, May 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
May 06, 2019 - 10:14 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Ozwald Boateng, the one-time wunderkind of London's Savile Row and the bespoke tailor to the stars, filled the historic Apollo Theater to its rafters in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Harlem Renaissance as he launched his first womenswear collection after 30-plus years...
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Actor Idris Elba, right, and wife Sabrina Dhowre attends the Ozwald Boateng fashion show at the Apollo Theater on Sunday, May 5, 2019, in New York. (Photo by Donald Traill/Invision/AP)
May 06, 2019 - 3:37 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Ozwald Boateng, the one-time wunderkind of London's Savile Row, the bespoke tailor to the stars, filled the historic Apollo Theater to its rafters in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Harlem Renaissance as he launched his first womenswear collection after 30-plus years in...
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Actor Idris Elba, right, and wife Sabrina Dhowre attends the Ozwald Boateng fashion show at the Apollo Theater on Sunday, May 5, 2019, in New York. (Photo by Donald Traill/Invision/AP)
May 06, 2019 - 12:50 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Ozwald Boateng, the one-time wunderkind of London's Savile Row, the bespoke tailor to the stars, filled the historic Apollo Theater to its rafters for a Harlem fashion show. The Londoner of Ghanaian descent came to New York on Sunday night in celebration of the 100th anniversary of...
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Actor Idris Elba, right, and wife Sabrina Dhowre attends the Ozwald Boateng fashion show at the Apollo Theater on Sunday, May 5, 2019, in New York. (Photo by Donald Traill/Invision/AP)
May 06, 2019 - 12:49 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Ozwald Boateng, the one-time wunderkind of London's Savile Row, the bespoke tailor to the stars, filled the historic Apollo Theater to its rafters for a Harlem fashion show. The Londoner of Ghanaian descent came to New York on Sunday night in celebration of the 100th anniversary of...
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Model Tales Soares lies on the catwalk as a paramedic tends to him after he collapsed during Sao Paulo Fashion Week in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Saturday, April 27, 2019. A statement from organizers said that Soares died after taking ill while participating in the Sao Paulo's Fashion Week. (Leco Viana/Thenews2 via AP)
April 27, 2019 - 9:35 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A model participating in Sao Paulo's Fashion Week has died after getting sick and falling on the catwalk. A statement from organizers said Tales Soares took ill Saturday while in a parade of fashion brand Ocksa. A medical team attended to him on the catwalk and Soares was...
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Model Tales Soares lies on the catwalk as a paramedic tends to him after he collapsed during Sao Paulo Fashion Week in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Saturday, April 27, 2019. A statement from organizers said that Soares died after taking ill while participating in the Sao Paulo's Fashion Week. (Leco Viana/Thenews2 via AP)
April 27, 2019 - 8:30 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A model participating in Sao Paulo's Fashion Week has died after getting sick on the catwalk. A statement from organizers said Tales Soares took ill while parading Saturday. A medical team attended to him on the catwalk and Soares was later taken to a hospital, where he was...
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This April 10, 2019, photo shows a sign by furnyc.org in the window of Victoria Stass Collection in New York's fur district. The fur trade is considered so important to New York’s development that two beavers adorn the city’s official seal, a reference to early Dutch and English settlers who traded in beaver pelts. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
April 17, 2019 - 7:09 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A burgeoning movement to outlaw fur is seeking to make its biggest statement yet in the fashion mecca of New York City. Lawmakers are pushing a measure that would ban the sale of all new fur products in the city where such garments were once common and style-setters including...
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Fashion from the Phuong My bridal collection is modeled, Thursday April 11, 2019 in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
April 16, 2019 - 11:06 am
NEW YORK (AP) — There was a church wedding with a Madonna soundtrack, a sit-down tea at a fancy Midtown hotel, and yards and yards of tulle and trains at April bridal fashion week in New York. Several dozen designers hosted the media and buyers for appointments or put together runway shows and...
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Model Cara Delevingne, second from left, looks as models wipe tears from their eyes as they wear creations as part of the Chanel ready to wear Fall-Winter 2019-2020 collection, that was presented in Paris, Tuesday, March 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
March 05, 2019 - 2:57 pm
PARIS (AP) — It was Karl Lagerfeld's final curtain — even though he wasn't there. Celebrities, models and fashion industry peers who had gathered at Chanel's catwalk show Tuesday held a minute's silence to bid adieu to the iconic couturier, who died last month and did not want a public funeral...
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