Arab Fashion Week show dates announced

How Syrian artists have dealt with the displacement and loss caused by the ongoing civil war

DUBAI: Ten years have passed since demonstrations swept across the streets of Syria, leading to an ongoing civil war and a migration crisis that has impacted the course of the world.

Throughout history, artists have been seen as chroniclers of their times and such a notion can be applied to Syria’s contemporary artists, depicting their own interpretation of warfare and its ramifications for their lives. That is the subject of a new exhibition at the Middle East Institute in Washington DC.

“In this Moonless

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Can an end-to-end sustainability standard change fashion?

Allowing for subjectiveness in what counts as sustainable, though, raises questions across the board about standards. There’s tension over how and where synthetic fibres fit into a sustainable industry, if they do at all, for example. Cradle to Cradle’s certification encourages, to varying degrees depending on the level of certification, much greater use of recycled fibres, and the new rollout also strengthened criteria for addressing microfibre pollution. “Manufacturers of products [at high risk for microfibre and microplastic pollution] will have to commit to develop policy on the issue, develop a strategy for addressing it, and report on progress made,”

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Could Katy Perry’s new ring mean she had a lowkey wedding while on vacation in Hawaii?


Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom attend the LA premiere of Amazons Carnival Row at TCL Chinese Theatre on August 21, 2019 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Phillip Faraone/Getty Images)

Katy Perry has sparked rumours she is now Mrs Orlando Bloom after flashing a gold band on her left ring finger.

The Pop Star has been on vacation in Hawaii with Bloom, their baby daughter Daisy and the actor’s 10-year-old son Flynn since late February. And on Tuesday, she was photographed wearing a simple gold ring in place of the ruby and diamond flower sparkler her man had proposed with

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8 MUST-HAVE ACCESSORIES EVERY WOMAN SHOULD HAVE IN THEIR WARDROBE

Accessories are the easiest of ways in elevating your overall aesthetic. No matter the location, occasion or season, it’s vital to have a collection of staple accessories in your wardrobe. Accessories are becoming more and more significant each day, they can change the appearance of attire completely and many women love the idea of having a versatile wardrobe.

Below is a highlight of 8 essential fashion accessories that every woman must have in their closet;

  • A classic leather handbag 

Every woman loves an accessory that adds chic to an outfit and can go with plenty of clothes. A classic handbag

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2021 Cheltenham Festival kicks off in style

10 March 2020; Epatante, with Barry Geraghty up, celebrates on their way to winning the Unibet Champion Hurdle Challenge Trophy on Day One of the Cheltenham Racing Festival at Prestbury Park in Cheltenham, England. Photo by Harry Murphy/Sportsfile

THE 2021 Cheltenham Festival kicked off yesterday behind closed doors for the first ever time.

There was plenty of shocks on the day as history was made.

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Recap it all below.


Pre race favourite Appreciate it kicked off the day in style under Paul Towned for Willie Mullins as they streaked clear of Ballyadam

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What to expect at this year’s Fashion Without Borders

By Thobile Mazibuko 6h ago

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Now in its sixth year, Fashion Without Borders is ready to host yet another exciting fashion show.

Due to Covid-19, South Africans couldn’t experience Fashion Without Boarders in 2020. But this year, they’ll be spoiled with a massive show that will include both physical and digital experiences.

Themed “My Culture The Phygital Experience” this year’s FWBJHB2021 will see 20 designers from the African continent showcasing their collections inspired by their cultures.

Speaking to Serge Kabisoso, Creative Director and Show Producer for the upcoming FWB fashion

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