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  • Ewan McGregor won't soon forget his fashion turn as Halston

    NEW YORK (AP) — Imagine, if you will, a galaxy far, far away where the one-name fashion wonder Halston dresses Obi-Wan Kenobi in something fabulous from the swinging '70s.
  • Takada death upends Paris fashion; Givenchy unveils designer

    Paris Fashion Week was upended Sunday by the news of fashion designer Kenzo Takada's death at age 81.
  • Chloe holds an immersive Paris Fashion Week show

    PARIS - Chloe took over the esplanade of the Palais de Tokyo on Thursday for an immersive runway show that used huge plasma screens to broadcast the collection live as models wove in between guests. Like Milan before it, Paris is undertaking an unusual fashion season for spring-summer 2021.
  • Luminaries Lost: A look at some of the artists lost to virus

    A fashion designer who made it to the runways of Paris and New York but never left her Dominican home. An Oklahoma boy who became the toast of 1990s Nashville. A comedian whose off-the-wall trio helped create a golden age in British comedy. In the fourth installment in a series, The Associated Press takes a look at prominent figures in arts, entertainment and culture who have died after contracting the coronavirus in a global pandemic.
  • Chanel hosts pared-down show as virus keeps many VIPs away

    PARIS - Louis Vuitton staged a dazzling cinematic fashion production to cap Paris Fashion Week on Tuesday, with a wall of around 200 human figures dressed in elite fashions spanning human history.
  • Ecology and kinetic styles grace Paris Fashion Week shows

    PARIS - Models wearing animal outfits joined the finale of Stella McCartney's fur-free and leather-free show Monday, as the British-American designer continued to shine a light on the environment and animal cruelty in the industry. The show, which explored a chic cross-over silhouette in soft and huggable fabrics, was runway proof that ethically produced clothes can still have a strong luxury feel. Here are some highlights of fall-winter 2020 shows.
  • Armani rails against baring trends by fellow designers

    MILAN - How much to show and how much not to show, that is the fashion question this season.
  • Scarlett Johansson among the bombshells on Oscars red carpet

    NEW YORK - Scarlett Johansson showed up Sunday for her two-nomination night at the Oscars every bit the bombshell in a Champagne-colored Oscar de la Renta strapless gown embellished to the rafters, while fellow nominee Laura Dern brought her mom as she walked the red carpet in pale pink and black.
  • Don’t overlook splashy coffee table books as holiday gifts

    NEW YORK - Art, architecture, music or travel: Coffee table books can fill just the right gift niche, especially when the cost would be budget-busting if you bought one for yourself.
  • Pharrell Williams teams with Toronto developers to build condo towers

    TORONTO - Songwriter, producer and fashion designer Pharrell Williams has teamed up with a pair of condominium developers to build two residential towers in midtown Toronto.

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