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Daniel Jones practices as Giants prepare for the Packers

Oct. 05, 2022 17:10 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Quarterback Daniel Jones' sprained left ankle has improved and he practiced on a limited basis Wednesday as the New York Giants started preparations for a game in London against the Green Bay Packers this weekend. Coach Brian Daboll seemed encouraged...

Hermes unveils its Paris show, as Ukraine's designers unite

Oct. 01, 2022 19:54 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — A giant, glowing crystal rock upon a sand-colored carpet evoked a glamorous alien planet for Hermes’ champagne-sipping VIP guests. Earthen hues like browns, reds and yellows -- colors long-associated with the heritage brand -- were used at Saturday’s show to create...

Chloe goes for pared-down 1970s, riffing on disco in Paris

Sep. 29, 2022 17:16 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Chloe — the house that invented ready-to-wear — got almost ready-to-dance at Thursday’s installment of Paris Fashion Week as designer Gabriela Hearst developed disco fever, cracking open strobe lighting, colored 1970s disc motifs and grungy hair. And this season...

Fendi, Diesel open Milan Fashion Week with sense of renewal

Sep. 21, 2022 17:21 PM EDT

MILAN (AP) — Milan Fashion Week opened Wednesday with a sense of renewal. Milan's five-day calendar returned to near pre-COVID-19 levels with 68 runway shows, 104 presentations and 30 events. A crop of new designers appeared, including many of color, for perhaps the most diverse...

EXPLAINER: What to know about 'buy now, pay later'

Sep. 15, 2022 09:59 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Since the start of the pandemic, the option to “buy now, pay later” has skyrocketed in popularity, especially among young and low-income consumers who may not have ready access to traditional credit. If you shop online for clothes or furniture, sneakers or...

Walking a city from top to bottom offers a moveable feast

Sep. 14, 2022 11:29 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — We still had a few miles to go when the fatigue of being on the march all day started to settle in. Mathematically, we knew we could cover enough ground to finish our route by dinnertime, but we had to keep up the pace. Our focus changed from enjoying the scenery to...

Defective sex toys get a 2nd chance — as fashionable shoes

Aug. 19, 2022 13:49 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Sex toys and shoes? Try, sex toys IN shoes. A little streetwear label has partnered with a giant in the adult toy industry to create a shoe derived in part from unused, defective amusements that come off the manufacturing line as misfits. Looking a...

Pro Football Hall of Fame recognizes women's impact

Aug. 05, 2022 16:52 PM EDT

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — A 15-year-old boy made his way through the the Pro Football Hall of Fame museum on Friday, checking out the memorabilia and bronze busts before stopping to take a picture of Jen Welter’s blue-and-pink jersey to send to his younger sister. “She will love...

Nomad fashion show mixes ancient, modern

Jul. 24, 2022 02:39 AM EDT

CHOLPON-ATA, Kyrgyzstan (AP) — On the shore of one of the world's deepest lakes, high up in Kyrgyzstan's Tian Shan mountains, models strutted and sashayed in outfits mixing the ancient and modern at the World Nomads Fashion festival. The event, now in its third year, drew designers...