Fashion

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    Underground fashion thrives in Philippines

    In a dark and hot pedestrian tunnel underneath Manila's university district, shoemaker Julius Wilfredo Gregorio sweats as he sews rubber soles to a pair of hand-crafted leather boots.

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    Dr Martens expands into apparel

    Dr Martens, the British footwear brand famous for its iconic leather boots, is launching this Spring its first ready-to-wear collection for both men and women. The collection has a...

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    Vans collaborates with Ludwig Van

    Vans and menswear brand Ludwig Van are launching Vans Deadstock Canvas – a limited edition collection inspired by the design of the brand’s older models. Customers from London will be...

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    American Apparel racing to secure financing

    U.S. clothing chain American Apparel is racing to secure up to $10 million in rescue financing to avoid bankruptcy filing, the Wall Street Journal said, citing a person familiar with the...

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    Paul Smith opens flagship in Seoul, Korea

    English fashion designer Paul Smith has just announced the launch of his flagship shop in Seoul, Korea. Recently opened on April 11th, the modern building features three floors of men's...

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    Heritage key to keeping fashion original

    Fashion is increasingly global, but cultural heritage and innovation are essential to keep the original from becoming the ordinary, a gathering of international fashion schools heard on...

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    Laura Ashley launches lingerie line

    Known for its traditional British style, Laura Ashley is launching its first lingerie collection at the beginning of the Fall season. The line will offer a range of underwear and nightwear.

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    Georges Rech opens store in London

    A 150 square-metre boutique dedicated to women’s ready-to-wear collections by Georges Rech is expected to open in London by the beginning of May. This will be a first step in the brand’s...

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    Shiseido joins Fung in race for Gaultier

    Japan's Shiseido has entered the bidding process for French fashion house Jean-Paul Gaultier, joining forces with China's Fung Capital, sources close to the matter said on Friday.