Category: Clothes Shop

Are consumers about to buy a ton of new clothes post-pandemic?

The Guardian

‘Rejected and betrayed’: Australians stranded in India speak of heartbreak

More than 9,000 Australians remain trapped in India by the Coalition’s Covid travel ban. Many travelled before the crisis to visit sick and dying relatives, and say they are angry at their treatment. Here are six of their stories (Clockwise from top) Subra Somayajula, Paramjit Khare, Vishal Dhanda, Shruthi Parepalli, Vamshi Parepalli, and Ramana Akula are all Australia citizens who are stranded in India due to the Morrison government’s travel ban. Many say Christmas Island detention centre should be used as a quarantine facility to accept arrivals from

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Why buying vintage clothes is ‘the new luxury’

Akinsete remembers vintage’s 1990s resurgence, when he and business partner Govella Pangidzwa, opened Souled Out, a small shop on Portobello Green. “The timing was perfect. Portobello was like East London now, super hip. Kate Moss and Helena Christensen, Björk and Kylie, Prada, Dolce & Gabbana: they all came in.” What’s different today? “It’s more than just trendy, it’s a lifestyle – [the popularity of vintage] has come through education and it’s a response to fast fashion – and that’s good.” Currently, Akinsete is working with auction house Bonhams as it prepares its Cool Britannia exhibition for next

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Alber Elbaz: Fashion designer dies of Covid-19 age 59

Written by Martin Goillandeau, CNN

Celebrated fashion designer Alber Elbaz, perhaps best known for his work at Yves Saint Laurent and Lanvin, has died of Covid-19 at the age of 59, luxury fashion company Richemont said Sunday.

Elbaz was the creative director of Paris-based Richemont’s AZ Factory, for which he designed “beautiful, practical, and solutions-driven fashion that works for everyone,” according to its website.

He died Saturday of Covid-19, a spokesperson for Richemont told CNN.

“It was with shock and enormous sadness that I heard of Alber’s sudden passing. Alber had a richly deserved reputation as one of the

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Clothing fashion sales black friday 2020

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Black Friday is officially here, and we’ve rounded up some of the best fashion and beauty deals and sales out there, from men’s and women’s favorites like Banana Republic, COS and Everlane to long-loved retailers like Macy’s, Nordstrom and Carhartt.

Plus, specialty retailers like ThirdLove, which sells great bras and underwear, and Hatch Collection, a much-loved maternity line, are also offering some can’t-miss discounts over Black Friday. Whether you’re shopping for yourself or for others over the holidays, check out the best of fashion and beauty Black Friday has

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Fall River native bringing his fashion label to Providence

FALL RIVER — A New York-based fashion designer with roots in Fall River will be in Providence this weekend with a pop-up store to celebrate the launch of his first-ever fashion line.

Jeremy Lavoie, a Fall River native and 2008 graduate of B.M.C. Durfee High School, is the designer mind behind J.L. Creative Studios, a label that formally launches in June with a spring collection. The first collection will include clothes like sweaters, shirts, socks and sweat suits along with accessories including stickers and custom canvas basketballs.

Lavoie said he wanted to give people from where he grew up

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