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KYW Staff
August 22, 2019 - 8:49 pm
By Rasa Kaye PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Used to be we went shopping at department stores for new clothes. Now, you can call some of those clothes "new to YOU." JCPenney and Macy's have just announced pilot programs with ThredUp , the world's largest fashion resale platform. They'll be selling...
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Trey Brown is one of the faces of a campaign by Investco. He's featured in a TV and online commercial and as of this weekend, he's on a billboard in Times Square.
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Cherri Gregg
July 31, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There's a saying if you can make it in New York, you can make it anywhere. A 13-year-old from Lansdowne is hoping that will be true — the young entrepreneur's brand is on a billboard in Times Square and now, he's hoping to change the world. Trey Brown is one of the...
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In this Sept. 13, 2018 file photo, singer Rihanna attends the 4th annual Diamond Ball at Cipriani Wall Street in New York.
Evan Agostini/Invision via AP File
May 10, 2019 - 1:37 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Rihanna certified her status as a cultural fashion icon with her groundbreaking new deal with LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, the world's largest luxury group. The pop star, born Robyn Rihanna Fenty, announced Friday that she will debut a line called Fenty this spring through LVMH...
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Nike officials demonstrate the company's foot-scanning tool on its app that will measure and remember the length, width and other dimensions of customers' feet after they point a smartphone camera to their toes, Wednesday April 24, 2019, in New York.
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May 09, 2019 - 7:39 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Nike wants to meet your feet. The sneaker seller will add a foot-scanning tool on its app this summer that will measure the length, width and other dimensions of customers' feet after they point a smartphone camera to their toes. The app will then tell shoppers what size to buy each...
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An online vendor showing an Auschwitz-themed product for sale.
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May 08, 2019 - 12:35 pm
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Museum authorities at the Auschwitz-Birkenau former Nazi German death camp in Poland have protested to an online vendor that was selling miniskirts, pillows and other items bearing photos of the camp, where around 1.1 million people were killed during World War II. On Twitter...
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The Costume Institute's spring 2019 exhibition "Camp: Notes on Fashion."
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May 06, 2019 - 11:55 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Louis XIV and Oscar Wilde, meet Bjork and Lady Gaga. What quality do they share, across the centuries? An innate sense of camp — the aesthetic that's being celebrated in the new fashion mega-exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute, "Camp: Notes on Fashion."...
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The convicted drug lord and his wife have stylish future plans: Creating clothing with the brand name "El Chapo."
Kevin Hagen/AP Photo, File
April 04, 2019 - 6:35 pm
MEXICO CITY (AP) — The wife of convicted drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has launched an appeal to fashion designers to propose designs for a clothing line named after her husband. Emma Coronel posted a message on her Instagram account saying "I invite clothing designers who are starting out...
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Model Cara Delevingne, second from left, looks as models wipe tears from their eyes as they wear creations as part of the Chanel ready to wear Fall-Winter 2019-2020 collection, that was presented in Paris, Tuesday, March 5, 2019.
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March 05, 2019 - 11:52 am
By Thomas Adamson, AP Fashion Writer PARIS (AP) — It was Karl Lagerfeld's final curtain — even though he was missing. Celebrities, supermodels and the fashion industry gathered at Chanel's catwalk show Tuesday to bid adieu to the iconic couturier, who died last month and did not want a public...
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Burberry noose hoodie
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February 19, 2019 - 12:37 pm
By Rob Picheta (CNN) — Fashion brand Burberry has apologized for showcasing a hoodie that featured a noose around the neck during its show at London Fashion Week. The retailer said it has removed the item from its collection, after criticism from one of its own models led to an online backlash. "We...
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In this Tuesday, July 5, 2016 file photo, Karl Lagerfeld arrives at the end of Chanel's Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2016-2017 fashion collection presented in Paris.
Francois Mori/AP Photo, File
February 19, 2019 - 7:54 am
By Thomas Adamson, Associated Press PARIS (AP) — Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the past 50 years, has died. He was around 85 years old. Such was...
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