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Vietnamese fashionistas defy the weather with steaming hot show

On the hottest days of summer, many have put on what critics call hibernation suits, with boots and fur coats.

Turning litter into handbags: Nigerian women make fashion accessories from carrier bags

A group of women in Yola, Nigeria, make a living by picking up plastic bags off the streets and turning them into ...

Flower power: Vietnamese designer wows Tokyo fashion week

Vietnam's Nguyen Cong Tri knows how to impress.
March 23, 2017 | 09:10 am GMT+7

Emerging markets like Vietnam help Zara-owner Inditex outpace H&M

Indite has consistently outperformed H&M in the past few years as a result of online growth and its push into new markets.
March 16, 2017 | 09:11 am GMT+7

Nike to launch high-tech hijab for female Muslim athletes

It's designed to allow athletes to observe the traditional Islamic practice of covering the head without compromising performance. 
March 09, 2017 | 08:30 am GMT+7

First Vietnamese fashion designer chosen to join Paris Fashion Week

It took the designer and her team 100-300 hours to create every design.
February 17, 2017 | 02:08 pm GMT+7

Chiuri debuts her Dior haute couture line

Maria Grazia Chiuri debuts her Dior haute couture line, taking inspiration from labyrinths and fairytales.
January 24, 2017 | 09:40 am GMT+7

Vietnam fashion in the 1980s

Only rich kids could afford to break from the minimalist style that dominated in the post-war era
December 16, 2016 | 05:08 pm GMT+7

Dressed up dogs prowl Hanoi streets

Temperatures plunged to a 'bone-chilling' 20C (68F) last weekend, inspiring Hanoi to rationalize a parade of dressed-up dogs. 
December 16, 2016 | 09:33 am GMT+7

Burberry marks 160 years with film about founder

British luxury brand Burberry celebrates 160th anniversary with a film about its founder.
November 04, 2016 | 09:26 am GMT+7

Chocolate dresses for the sweet tooth at French fashion show

Models take to the runway wearing dresses made partly out of chocolate at a fashion show marking the opening of the 22nd annual Salon du Chocolat in Paris.
November 01, 2016 | 10:22 am GMT+7

Indian acid attack survivor redefines beauty at NY Fashion Week

Acid attack survivor Reshma Quereshi takes on the catwalk of FTL Moda during New York Fashion Week hoping to inspire other survivors.
September 09, 2016 | 02:37 pm GMT+7

A Children's Day well dressed is a Children's Day well spent

Today is Children's Day and the world is busy celebrating it. The latest collection of designer Phuong My, modelled by well-known Vietnamese dancer Linh Nga and her daughter, ...
June 01, 2016 | 06:59 pm GMT+7

Tonkinoise inspiration

‘Tonkin’, the latest collection by Vietnamese designer Kelly Bui, draws most of its inspiration from the way women of the eponymous region dressed in a time when fashion still ...
May 30, 2016 | 04:30 pm GMT+7

Flower Language: The fashion show that speaks in flower

 A field of flowers was used as the backdrop for Hoang Hai's latest designer collection.
May 26, 2016 | 02:21 pm GMT+7