Homer Simpson was made for fashion

Clapping, whispers, camera snapping, suspicious music: these are the voices of one Classic fashion show. Laughter laughs? They are less common. Still many were heard on 2 October, which revolves around the 19th-century Parisian theatre, where the noble and storied house of Cristóbal Balenciaga abandoned the traditional catwalk and featured a 10-minute special episode of …

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Chinese labels arrive in Paris to go global in high fashion

Chinese fashion labels, including Shang Xia, Icicle and Fosun Fashion Group, are embracing Paris as a springboard for their international ambitions, opening flagship stores in the city and hiring French designers to enhance their credentials. Huh. Chinese buyers are the largest buyers of luxury goods worldwide, including large European players such as LVMH and Gucci …

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