At Men’s Fashion Week, a collection was out of this world

NEW YORK (AP) — Inspiration for one elegant collection at Men's Fashion Week in New York came from heaven. Actually, further than that.

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At Men’s Fashion Week, a collection was out of this world

Irina Shayk is the face of Missoni’s summer campaign

The Italian label has picked the famous Russian model and Tim Dibble to front its summer 2017 campaign. The campaign, which marks the 20th anniversary of Angela Missoni at the helm of the label's creative direction, was shot at the designer's summer residence in Puntaldia on the Italian island of Sardinia. The ads, shot by Harley Weir, reflect the brand's unique personality with colorful, floral and Mediterranean themes.

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Irina Shayk is the face of Missoni’s summer campaign

British designer Waight Keller to quit Chloe

British designer Clare Waight Keller is to quit Chloe after six years, the French fashion house said Monday. The creator, who turned Pringle of Scotland from a rather staid knitwear maker into a fashion brand, has also helped push up sales at Chloe, best known for its floaty, romantic, 1970s-influenced clothes. Chloe said that since Waight Keller's arrival the label has “enjoyed remarkable momentum and global development.

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Miss France wins Miss Universe crown

A 24-year-old woman from Paris won the Miss Universe crown on Monday, in a three-hour show in the Philippine capital that focused on diversity and overcoming life struggles, besting 85 hopefuls from all over the world. Iris Mittenaere, who is pursuing a degree in dental surgery, won the 65th edition of the annual competition hosted for the third time by the Philippines. “I was very surprised I won, I feel blessed,” said Mittenaere, who had been described on the Miss Universe website as hoping “to advocate for dental and oral hygiene” if she won.

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Indian fashion week set for first transgender model

A Nepali who will become the first transgender model to walk the runway at an Indian fashion show hopes to inspire other victims of gender identity discrimination across conservative South Asia. Anjali Lama, who was born a man in rural Nepal, was ostracised by members of her own family after telling them twelve years ago that she wanted to live as a woman. “Growing up in Nepal as a transgender was extremely difficult,” Lama, 32, told AFP in an email interview ahead of the fashion extravaganza, which runs from February 1 to February 5.

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Beckham a fashionista from early age he tells BBC

English football icon David Beckham reveals to the BBC he had an eclectic taste in clothes even from aged six when as a page boy he chose the more flamboyant of the two available outfits. The 41-year-old former England skipper — who won 115 caps — is married to fashion designer and former pop star Victoria but he too has become something of a fashion darling with his dress sense down the years. The former Manchester United and Real Madrid star's fashion choices have included nail varnish, a sarong and a braided hairstyle.

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Miss Universe beauty pageant kicks off in Manila

More than 86 women from all over the world gathered in Manila on Thursday to compete in the Miss Universe beauty contest that will culminate in a coronation in the Philippines capital on Monday. The preliminary competition that started on Thursday will whittle down the crowded field to the top 12 candidates for the pageant night, the Miss Universe website said. “The whole world is being united, and even though we don't know each other, we still enjoy the event,” said Apple Natividad, one of the many spectators who attended the show.

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You Won’t Believe the Work That Goes Into a Children’s Fashion Show

If anyone knows what it takes to pull off a show featuring toddlers, it’s Christine Innamorato, the creative director for Bonpoint, the fanciest kids’ clothing brand out there. It recently put on a show during Paris Fashion Week, in which tots took the runway in matching tartan, fairy-esque tulle skirts, and flower crowns. Celebrity guests included Coco Rocha and her children, and Alessandra Ambrosio.

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Guess reboots its roots with 35th anniversary capsule collection

The American brand, founded by the Marciano brothers, is celebrating its 35th anniversary with a limited-edition capsule collection paying tribute to its denim roots. The “Guess Originals – 1981 Anniversary Capsule” is due out from February 2017. Thirty-five years ago, the Marciano brothers transformed unfashionable denim workwear into a timeless wardrobe essential.

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Frances Bean Cobain makes exception for Marc Jacobs

Daughter of Hole bassist Courtney Love and Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, Frances Bean Cobain has been unveiled as the face of Marc Jacobs' Spring / Summer 2017 campaign. “I first met Frances Bean when she was 2 years old at a dinner with her mom (Courtney) and [fashion designer] Anna Sui in 1994 at Bar Six in NYC,” wrote Jacobs, captioning an Instagram post which has Cobain, now 24, wearing a dress from the designer's new collection.

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