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Star of 'Borat' and 'Bruno' returns satirical gaze to U.S.

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LOS ANGELES Sacha Baron Cohen, the British comedian who ridiculed Kazakhstan and Middle America in "Borat" and satirized the fashion industry in "Bruno," is heading back to television for the first time in a decade with a comedy series about the United States. | Video

Old fashion: Vintage boom buoys RealReal and jolts luxury labels

PARIS/NEW YORK Second-hand fashion, once confined to thrift stores, is outstripping sales growth in the primary luxury goods sector, helping market leader The RealReal expand its business and prompting international labels to look at tie-ups.

Jul 10 2018

Fendi channels shimmering scales and latticework at catwalk show

PARIS Italian fashion label Fendi played with textures in its Haute Couture collection in Paris on Wednesday, overlaying see-through bodices with fur trimmings and creating shimmering, scaly skirts.

Jul 04 2018

Chanel recreates stroll down the Seine in catwalk ode to Paris

PARIS Models strutted past Parisian landmarks, including the green book stalls that line the river Seine, at Chanel's fashion show on Tuesday, as the luxury label mocked up an entire cityscape to present its latest Haute Couture collection. | Video

Jul 04 2018

Armani glams up fashion week with lashings of gold and bubblegum pink

PARIS Black and gold trouser suits and dreamy gowns laced with velvet or overflowing with feathers led the parade of evening wear glamor at Italian designer Giorgio Armani's Haute Couture show in Paris on Tuesday.

Entertainment, Italy Jul 03 2018

Pared back Dior celebrates its ateliers at Haute Couture show

PARIS Christian Dior paid tribute to the skills of its ateliers at its Haute Couture runway show on Monday, as models in pale, minimalistic gowns glided through an all-white showroom-turned-catwalk lined with mannequins. | Video

Jul 03 2018

Saudi woman designs abayas for freer lifestyles

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia When Saudi Arabia's ban on women driving ended on Sunday, fashion designer Eman Joharjy and her friends drove to Jeddah's seafront where they exchanged their car for bicycles. | Video

Jun 29 2018

LVMH cuts ties with Bono's ethical fashion brand Edun

PARIS French luxury group LVMH is parting ways with the eco-friendly Edun label started by singer Bono and his wife Ali Hewson, transferring its minority stake back to the founders as the firm winds down its U.S. operations.

Jun 28 2018

UPDATE 2-LVMH cuts ties with Bono's ethical fashion brand Edun

PARIS, June 28 French luxury group LVMH is parting ways with the eco-friendly Edun label started by singer Bono and his wife Ali Hewson, transferring its minority stake back to the founders as the firm winds down its U.S. operations.

Italy's Ferragamo shares tumble after family trims stake

MILAN Shares in Salvatore Ferragamo tumbled on Wednesday after the luxury group's controlling family sold shares at a steep discount, sparking concern about the group's profitability.

Jun 20 2018