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Chanel caps Paris Fashion Week's post-virus comeback

Oct. 05, 2021 18:27 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Chanel brought Paris Fashion Week to its final day with a runway show that illustrated how designers and the people they dress want to look to the future with optimism. It is said that fashion is a mirror of our times -- and the spring-summer collections...

Stella McCartney channels mushrooms in trippy Paris show

Oct. 04, 2021 14:54 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Stella McCartney’s virus-conscious show was shown to a fraction of the normal Paris audience. But that did not detract from its energy or celebrity pull. Paul McCartney surprised his designer daughter backstage amid a huddle of guests that included Demi...

Naomi Campbell steals Lanvin show at Paris Fashion Week

Oct. 03, 2021 16:13 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Yet again, Naomi Campbell stole the show at Paris Fashion Week. The 51-year-old runway veteran trod the boards of Lanvin’s flower-themed collection Sunday to screams from guests in a dramatic black cloak. Meanwhile, on Sunday evening, fashion insiders...

Paris Fashion Week channels humor, animated film for spring

Oct. 02, 2021 18:44 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — As weary fashionistas made it to the final sprint of Paris Fashion Week's 96 physical and digital spring-summer shows, Saturday's runways provided the spark to keep energy going, despite rain and gray skies. Some of the world's top designers channeled humor, bright colors,...

AP PHOTOS: Paris Fashion Week returns after virus hiatus

Oct. 01, 2021 23:52 PM EDT

Women in sunglasses and body-hugging designs sashayed down a sleek, black runway beneath an Eiffel Tower glowing orange in the night. Wisps of fringe swished from the hem of a lemon-yellow creation, its model clutching a shiny handbag adorned with safety pins. ...

Valentino says it with flowers at Paris Fashion Week show

Oct. 01, 2021 16:48 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Valentino gave its pared down fashion audience a taste of real Parisian life on Friday. Its show featured flower stands, traditional bistro chairs and tables at which guests, including singer Giveon and “The Crown” star Vanessa Kirby, were served wine by waiters. ...

Chloe attracts the stars at outdoor eco-show in Paris

Sep. 30, 2021 15:35 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Before Notre Dame cathedral and with the Seine River lapping near their designer heels, actresses Gillian Anderson and Demi Moore stepped out in style to attend Chloe’s eco-minded outdoors runway show on the Parisian Left Bank. A far cry from the...

Supermodels in tow, Rousteing celebrates 10 years at Balmain

Sep. 29, 2021 17:25 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Naomi Campbell and Carla Bruni returned to the Paris runway to feverish screams to help Olivier Rousteing celebrate his 10-year anniversary at the creative helm of Balmain. Thousands of camera-snapping guests — mostly from the general public — crammed...

Paris ready-to-wear makes comeback with Dior, Saint Laurent

Sep. 28, 2021 19:24 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Paris Fashion Week is back after a coronavirus-related hiatus. The high fashion world went mainly digital for a year over the pandemic, but big hitters like Chanel, Hermes and Louis Vuitton are finally returning to the live runway this season. The must-have accessories? The...

Gucci launches Vault vintage site during Milan Fashion Week

Sep. 27, 2021 14:40 PM EDT

MILAN (AP) — Fashion houses trying to figure out how to reach new eyeballs after the long ordeal of the pandemic have centered around a singular idea: collaborations. Many are doing it, in big ways and small. Gucci, which famously “hacked” Balenciaga last season,...