Latest Women's fashion News

Vera Wang, Reem Acra: Highlights from NY bridal fashion week

Apr. 16, 2019 11:08 AM EDT

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...

Top wedding trends, from tulle turbans to carbon neutrality

Apr. 2, 2019 9:11 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — When Ashley Yore and Derek Ultican were planning their wedding, the question of the garter and bouquet tosses didn't come up. "It just wasn't something I ever wanted to do," said the 33-year-old Yore, who lives in Tampa, Florida. "Maybe because a lot of our friends are married already....

AP Photos: Saris stand out on Indian fashion runway

Mar. 28, 2019 9:00 AM EDT

NEW DELHI (AP) — It's fashion season in India's capital, with the country's top designers showcasing their latest collections to lure the rapidly growing domestic and export markets for Indian haute couture. Before the styles debut on the runway lie days of planning, fittings and hair and makeup sessions...

Dolce&Gabbana make encyclopedic review of artisanal heritage

Feb. 24, 2019 4:24 PM EST

MILAN (AP) — Milan Mayor Giuseppe Sala made a rare fashion week appearance, sitting in the front row of Dolce & Gabbana on Sunday. The mayor's presence had the hallmark of an institutional show of support after the designers were forced to cancel a Shanghai show following comments by one of the...

Saks Fifth Avenue president talks about luxury

Feb. 24, 2019 1:01 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Saks Fifth Avenue President Marc Metrick wants to bring theater to luxury shopping at a time when shoppers can buy their designer handbags online. Under his leadership, Saks is in the last phase of what he calls a $250 million redevelopment of the storied Saks Fifth Avenue flagship in...

The Latest: Sheriff says police have found parts of plane

Feb. 23, 2019 10:40 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the crash of a cargo jetliner near Houston (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Chambers County Sheriff Brian Hawthorne tells the Houston Chronicle that investigators have recovered parts of the cargo plane that crashed just east of Houston. "There's everything from cardboard boxes to...