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Milan fashion defends supply chain as designers unveil wares

Sep. 22, 2018 1:52 PM EDT

MILAN (AP) — The talk off the Milan runway this season has been a perceived assault on Made-in-Italy's integrity. The Italian Fashion Chamber issued a statement during Milan Fashion Week defending the system following a report by The New York Times on exploited workers in the luxury supply chain in the...

In Milan, colors pop at Versace, MSGM, Etro

Sep. 21, 2018 5:21 PM EDT

MILAN (AP) — Fashion may seem a respite for the cares of the world, but often it is actually an expression of them. Designers in Milan this week are finding ways to express their concerns about the global affairs through their collections, in some cases purposely providing an escape but in others using...

San Francisco museum shows off modern Muslim women's fashion

Sep. 21, 2018 2:18 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The head covering is among the most identifiable elements of Muslim women's dress and most likely to be portrayed as drab and restrictive to the Western eye. But a new exhibition in San Francisco shows that the covering used by some Muslim women can be a bright yellow head wrap or a...

Robbie Williams entertains at Emporio Armani's airport show

Sep. 20, 2018 8:28 PM EDT

MILAN (AP) — Milan designers were letting go of streetwear and turning back to the basics of elegant design on the second day of Milan Fashion Week. That is not to say there is nothing for trendy youth. Designers are turning to materials like PVC to keep a street-smart edge. And they aren't giving up the...

Milan Fashion returns to elegance with Arbesser, N.21

Sep. 19, 2018 6:11 PM EDT

MILAN (AP) — Milan Fashion Week launched Wednesday on a note of optimism with news that sales have reached pre-crisis levels. The Italian Fashion Chamber says sales are expected to reach 90 billion euros ($105 billion) this year, matching levels of a decade ago, with exports driving growth of 3 percent....

Tracee Ellis Ross leads parade of pink on Emmys carpet

Sep. 18, 2018 2:05 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — There were princess looks and stars pretty in pink, liquid metallics and a contingent in red for TV's big night at the Emmy Awards. Claire Foy in custom Calvin Klein by Appointment, Jessica Biel in ruffly Ralph & Russo and Scarlett Johansson in Balmain represented in white Monday, as...

'Game of Thrones,' 'Mrs. Maisel' triumph at Emmys

Sep. 18, 2018 2:02 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amazon's "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" became the first streaming series to win top Emmy comedy honors and HBO's "Game of Thrones" recaptured the best drama series award Monday at a ceremony that largely slighted its most ethnically diverse field of nominees ever. With the exception of...

The Latest: Emmy party hugs for Hader, congrats for couple

Sep. 18, 2018 12:54 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the 70th prime-time Emmy Awards being presented Monday at the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles (all times local): 9:15 p.m. "Nashville" actress Connie Britton sipped champagne and gave newly-minted Emmy winner Bill Hader a hug as celebrities celebrated under the...

Jenifer Lewis in Nike swoosh, Johansson a goddess at Emmys

Sep. 17, 2018 8:10 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jenifer Lewis stood with Nike in a bedazzled swoosh sweatshirt on the Emmys new gold carpet and Scarlett Johansson stunned as a goddess in white during the parade of fashion on TV's biggest night. Johansson's gown featured drop sleeves with a plunging neckline and high side slit. She posed...

Tisci's first Burberry show a London Fashion Week hit

Sep. 17, 2018 3:13 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — All eyes were on Burberry Monday as new chief creative officer Riccardo Tisci showed his first collection for the venerable British house. It was a diverse, wide-ranging show, both showcasing the brand's heritage and expanding on it. Earlier, Christopher Kane showed a provocative collection...