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Coperni's spray-on dress is a viral hit on social media

Coperni's spray-on dress is a viral hit on social media

In a standout moment from this Paris Fashion Week, the Coperni label ended its runway show by unveiling a dress of a whole new kind, literally painted live on Bella Hadid in front of a captivated audience.
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Paris Fashion Week Monday: Stella McCartney, Thom Browne, Zimmermann and Lutz Huelle X AZ Factory

Paris Fashion Week Monday: Stella McCartney, Thom Browne, Zimmermann and Lutz Huelle X AZ Factory

Paris Fashion Week Monday: Stella McCartney was all in the family; Thom Browne needed an edit; Zimmermann looked very at-home in Paris, and Lutz Huelle triumphed at AZ Factory.
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Distressed dystopia at Enfants Riches Déprimés

Distressed dystopia at Enfants Riches Déprimés

Henri Alexander Levy showed his latest collection for Enfants Riches Déprimés in France's top-ranked high school the Lycée Henri IV. And for next season, it very well seems that the kids aren't going to be all right. 
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Paris Fashion Week: Wanderlust took over the Leonard, Christian Wijnants, Giambattista Valli and Issey Miyake collections

Paris Fashion Week: Wanderlust took over the Leonard, Christian Wijnants, Giambattista Valli and Issey Miyake collections

Leonard, Christian Wijnants and Giambattista Valli caught the travel bug during Paris Fashion Week, while Issey Miyake paid a touching tribute to its founder, who passed away in August.
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Coperni breaks the Internet, Vivienne Westwood pays tribute to Paris

Coperni breaks the Internet, Vivienne Westwood pays tribute to Paris

Arnaud Vaillant and Sébastien Meyer's brand made fashion history with a performance that included spraying a dress on Bella Hadid's body. Meanwhile, Andreas Kronthaler celebrated his love for Paris.
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Paris Fashion Week weekend: Balenciaga, Valentino, Akris, Elie Saab and Givenchy

Paris Fashion Week weekend: Balenciaga, Valentino, Akris, Elie Saab and Givenchy

Paris Fashion Week weekend: returning warriors from Balenciaga; 'Unboxing' at Valentino; a centennial celebration at Akris; rocker romanticism at Elie Saab, and fashion fiasco at Givenchy
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Paris Fashion Week: Loewe, Victoria Beckham, Yohji Yamamoto and Schiaparelli

Paris Fashion Week: Loewe, Victoria Beckham, Yohji Yamamoto and Schiaparelli

A magnificent show by a Northern Irishman; an impressive debut by a UK star; poetic fashion from a Japanese veteran and a homages to an American. Displays by four foreigner designers made Paris seem uber international.
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Haider Ackermann to design next Jean Paul Gaultier couture collection

Haider Ackermann to design next Jean Paul Gaultier couture collection

Haider Ackermann will design the next Jean Paul Gaultier couture collection, to be presented next January during the Paris Haute Couture season. He will follow Olivier Rousteing. 
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Lycra Company collaborates with Qore to make Lycra more eco

Lycra Company collaborates with Qore to make Lycra more eco

​The Lycra Company has entered into an agreement that has a more sustainable future for the fibre at its heart.
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Fashion for Good quantifies potential of reusable post-consumer textiles in Europe

Fashion for Good quantifies potential of reusable post-consumer textiles in Europe

Some 494,000 tonnes of low-value or non-reusable textiles, or 74% of those collected in six European countries, can be recycled, according to a Fashion for Good study quantifying the potential of recycling.
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Fashion is sixth-most-polluting industry globally - report

Fashion is sixth-most-polluting industry globally - report

​A new report has called out fashion as one of the world's most polluting industries, despite efforts to be more sustainable and planet-friendly.
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Under Armour embraces material innovations to reduce its environmental footprint

Under Armour embraces material innovations to reduce its environmental footprint

Under Armour, Inc. has committed to 23 new goals and targets that will guide its work to reduce its environmental footprint in products and operations. 
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Paris Fashion Week: Courrèges, 3.Paradis, Koché and Undercover

Paris Fashion Week: Courrèges, 3.Paradis, Koché and Undercover

Paris Fashion Week is all about seeing independent designers, like Christelle Kocher at Koché, Emeric Tchatchoua at 3.Paradis and Jun Takahashi at Undercover. Even if the best show was Nicolas Di Felice for Courrèges.
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Balenciaga introduces "pre-loved" program with resale platform Reflaunt

Balenciaga introduces "pre-loved" program with resale platform Reflaunt

Balenciaga is the latest luxury actor to join the resale market by partnering up with secondhand startup Reflaunt to give clothes and accessories a new life. 
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Burberry on the beach in Bermondsey

Burberry on the beach in Bermondsey

Riccardo Tisci took Burberry to the beach on Monday, in a show the house rescheduled due to the monarch’s recent passing.
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Hill & Friends owner Pittards enjoys solid progress in H1

Hill & Friends owner Pittards enjoys solid progress in H1

Leather and luxury goods producer Pittards said Monday it has maintained positive trading momentum for the six months to 30 June. That means continued growth in revenue and profitability and a stable order book.
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