Designer merry-go-round rings in Paris Fashion Week

Paris Fashion Week kicked off on Tuesday with the in-crowd abuzz at the prospect of style icon Hedi Slimane designing for Yves Saint Laurent, and rumours putting a newly-free Raf Simons in the wings at Dior.

Boyish look kicks off Paris fashion week

Paris fashion week is rarely known for understatement, as confirmed by Portuguese designer Fatima Lopes who opened the fall-winter 2012 season with a proverbial bang at the iconic war museum Invalides that houses canons and artillery.

New fashion stars pepper the Oscars – Daily Herald

Fushion Magazine New fashion stars pepper the OscarsDaily Herald(AP Photo/Chris Carlson) There were many new fashion faces on the red carpet at the 84th annual Academy Awards on Sunday night, but they brought with them a lot of old Hollywood glamour. Rooney Mara in white…

Ins and Outs of Fashion – Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun

Philadelphia Inquirer (blog) Ins and Outs of FashionCornell University The Cornell Daily SunBy Amelia Brown This past week the entire fashion world has been atwitter over some big-name firings and hirings. It was announced just before the fall 2012 Jil Sander runway show in Milan…

Boyish look kicks off Paris fashion week – CBS News

Kansas City Star Boyish look kicks off Paris fashion weekCBS NewsA model shows a creation by Serbian-born fashion designer Nana Aganovich as part of the Fall-Winter, ready-to-wear 2013 fashion collection, during Paris Fashion week, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/Jacques Brinon) (Jacques Brinon) (AP) PARIS…

Gold edges up ahead of ECB loan offer

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Gold edged higher on Wednesday, after rallying 1 percent in the previous session, supported by expectations for more cheap loans to be offered by the European Central Bank later in the day. Cash gold was on course for a monthly gain of…