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Paco Rabanne announces new artistic director


June 6th, 2012 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 6 (IANS) French fashion house Paco Rabanne has announced Lydia Maurer as the new artistic director of its women's ready-to-wear line.Maurer has previously worked with Yves Saint ... Read more...

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Indian embroidery, needlework making Western inroads: Falguni-Shane (With Image)


June 4th, 2012 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) If their cuts and designs brought them fame, they also earned them an impressive client list that boasts of the likes of Britney Spears, ... Read more...

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Louis Vuitton to collaborate with Yayoi Kusama


May 24th, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 24 (IANS) Luxury brand Louis Vuitton is to team up with Japanese artist-writer Yayoi Kusama for a new collection that will see her bold signature spots appear on ... Read more...

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Theron excited for Simon’s Dior collection


May 21st, 2012 - 7:50 am ICT by IANS
London, May 21 (IANS) Actress Charlize Theron says she can't wait to see designer Raf Simon's first collection for Dior.The "Snow White and the Huntsmen" actress, one of the faces ... Read more...

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Focussing on global shows, but no Paco Rabanne: Manish Arora (With Image)


May 8th, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) Internationally known designer Manish Arora says he doesn't follow Indian fashion events, wants to focus on his global shows and has no plan to revive ... Read more...

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Manish Arora parts ways with Paco Rabanne


May 5th, 2012 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Indian designer Manish Arora's year-long association as creative director of French fashion house Paco Rabanne has ended.Confirming the development, Arora told IANS: "Yes, I am ... Read more...

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Parker’s prized Chanel jacket


April 7th, 2012 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 7 (IANS) Actress Sarah Jessica Parker considers her Chanel jacket to be a prized possession, and admits she is a huge fan of French fashion house.Parker was ... Read more...

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Christopher Kane to join Dior ?


February 29th, 2012 - 8:27 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 29 (IANS) Scottish designer Christopher Kane will reportedly join Christian Dior, replacing John Galliano who was sacked from the French fashion house last year.According to contactmusic.com, Kane is ... Read more...

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India eyes $100 bn foreign investment in nuclear power sector


January 31st, 2012 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Jan 31 (IANS) India is hopeful of getting more than $100 billion worth of foreign investment in the nuclear power sector in the next two decades and a ... Read more...

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Mila Kunis new face of Dior


January 6th, 2012 - 4:38 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 6 (IANS) Actress Mila Kunis has been appointed the new face of French fashion house Christian Dior.The 28-year-old has been signed up to front Dior's spring fashion campaign, ... Read more...

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La Redoute apologises for naked man photo


January 5th, 2012 - 9:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Paris, Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) French fashion outlet La Redoute has apologized for publishing an image that inadvertently included a naked man at a beach. The image which was published on the ... Read more...

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Kanye West to launch women’s wear line


September 15th, 2011 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 15 (IANS) American rapper Kanye West will showcase his first women's wear collection during the Paris Fashion Week next month.According to Harper's Bazaar magazine, the 34-year-old's show ... Read more...

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Preity Zinta to be honoured at Venice Film Festival


September 3rd, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) Actress Preity Zinta will be honoured at the Venice Film Festival for bringing cultural harmony through her work.The actress will be awarded the "World Diamond ... Read more...

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Off with little black dress! Trousers are in


July 18th, 2011 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) If you have a little black dress, keep it in the closet. For that small piece of fashion-must has been elbowed out by trousers ... Read more...

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Jolie to front Louis Vuitton campaign


April 23rd, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 23 (IANS) Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie has reportedly signed a deal to become the face of French fashion brand Louis Vuitton.The "Tourist" actress who raises six children ... Read more...

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Is Liv Tyler dating a photographer?


April 13th, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, April 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Life & Style Magazine has reported that Steven Tyler’s daughter Liv Tyler is going out with the son of Rolling Stone's founder, Jann Wenner.24-year-old Theo ... Read more...

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Knightley felt like superwoman in new ad


March 13th, 2011 - 8:33 am ICT by IANS
London, March 13 (IANS) Hollywood actress Keira Knightley felt like she was playing a superwoman when she shot on a bike for an advertisement for fashion brand Chanel.The 25-year-old ... Read more...

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Beyonce in controversy for a magazine shoot


February 25th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 25 (IANS) Singer Beyonce has sparked controversy by donning dark black make-up for a magazine shoot.The singer was supposed to look like African royalty for French fashion magazine L'Officiel ... Read more...

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Beyonce goes from pale to black for African mag shoot


February 24th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 24 (ANI): Singer Beyonce, who recently was in the spotlight for sporting skin that was paler than usual, was photographed wearing black face make-up for an African inspired magazine ... Read more...

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Natalie Portman poses topless for perfume ad


January 13th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): Engaged mom-to-be Natalie Portman, who is the newest face of French fashion house Christian Dior, has gone topless for its new Miss Dior Cherie perfume ad.The sexy 'Black ... Read more...

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Special vegan shoes for Natalie Portman by Christian Dior


December 15th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 15 (ANI): The luxury fashion line, Christian Dior, has designed special vegan shoes, free of leather, for actress Natalie Portman.Portman, who is also the new face of Christian Dior, ... Read more...

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Ritu Beri conferred French honour


October 22nd, 2010 - 1:43 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Indian fashion designer Ritu Beri, who heads a French fashion brand, has been honoured with the Chevalier Des Arts et Des Lettres award, one of the ... Read more...

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Victoria Beckham nominated for fashion award


September 3rd, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 3 (IANS) Former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham has been shortlisted for the British Fashion Council's (BFC) Designer Brand of the Year. Victoria launched her own label in 2008 and ... Read more...

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Rihnana Honored At Madame Tussauds


September 2nd, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 2, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Rihanna is the latest star who would be honored with her very own replica figure at the world famous and iconic museum of Madame Tussauds and ... Read more...

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Rihanna’s wax figure latest addition to Madame Tussauds


September 1st, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 1 (ANI): Rihanna is the latest celebrity to be immortalised in wax at Madame Tussauds.The 'Rude Boy' singer was so happy with her replica that she immediately tweeted a ... Read more...

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World’s first transsexual supermodel Lea T shakes up fashion world


August 3rd, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 3 (ANI): French fashion house Givenchy has caused quite a stir after it announced that a transsexual model is working for the brand.According to the Observer, Lea T, 28, who ... Read more...

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Natalie Portman new face of Christian Dior


June 9th, 2010 - 1:44 am ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (IANS) Hollywood actress Natalie Portman has been named the new face of Parfums Christian Dior. The 28-year-old has signed a deal with the French fashion house to front a ... Read more...

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Miranda Kerr’s raunchiest ever shoot


June 6th, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 06 (ANI): Miranda Kerr has done her raunchiest photo shoot ever for a French fashion mag.In the most revealing shot taken for Numero, Kerr, 27, is almost unrecognisable as she ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan Wants “Chanel” To Decorate Her Ankle Bracelet


May 30th, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, May 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) One of the most talked about actresses in the recent times, Lindsay Lohan has asked French fashion house "Chanel" to help her in customizing ... Read more...

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Salma Hayek to take up hubby’s last name


May 16th, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 16 (ANI): Actress Salma Hayek has decided to take up her husband Francois-Henri Pinault's last name after her daughter questioned why they didn't share the same name.Hayek gave birth to ... Read more...

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Hayek takes husband’s last name


May 16th, 2010 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 15 (IANS) Hollywood actress Salma Hayek says her two-year-old daughter convinced her to adopt her husband's last name. Hayek is married to French fashion executive Francois-Henri Pinault."It was Valentina's ... Read more...

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Salma Hayek gives up space travel dream for baby


May 15th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 15 (ANI): Salma Hayek has abandoned her dreams of space travel with Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic team - because she's too concerned for her safety as a mother.The actress ... Read more...

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Salma Hayek gives up space travel dream for daughter


May 15th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 15 (IANS) Hollywood actress Salma Hayek has abandoned her dream of space travel with Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic team as she doesn't want to take any safety risks specially after ... Read more...

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Bond girl Olga Kurylenko vows never to marry again


April 21st, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 21 (IANS) After two failed marriages, former Bond girl Olga Kurylenko has vowed never to marry again. "I think I'll be single my whole life. It's entirely possible I'm going ... Read more...

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Olga Kurylenko wants to stay single for life


April 21st, 2010 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 21 (ANI): Former Bond girl Olga Kurylenko says she will not tie the knot for a third time because she doesn't want to "sacrifice" her career for a family.The Ukrainian ... Read more...

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