Archive For February 23, 2017

Chic canucks – see what’s in store for a closed American Apparel outlet

The recent shuttering of American Apparel stores has left retail vacancies in some prime real estate across the country, including a spot at Queen and Spadina in downtown Toronto’s one-time garment district. From Feb. 24-26, the two-storey space at 499 Queen St. W. will temporarily transform into Canadian Apparel, a pop-up shop devoted to made-in-Canada…

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Big brands pull out of Bangladesh garment summit over worker rights concerns

Five global high street fashion brands have pulled out of a major garment industry event in Bangladesh due to concerns over a crackdown on unions demanding better pay in textile factories, campaigners said on Wednesday. The retailers – H&M, Inditex, C&A, Next and Tchibo – who all source clothes from Bangladeshi factories, were expected to…

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Kanye West unveils new Yeezy line during New York Fashion Week

Three months after being hospitalized for exhaustion, rapper Kanye West made his first major public appearance on Wednesday, turning up for his Yeezy fashion show during New York Fashion Week. With his wife Kim Kardashian West in the front row next to Vogue editor in chief Anna Wintour, West debuted the fifth season of his…

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George and Amal Clooney expecting twins this summer

George and Amal Clooney may want to share pregnancy notes with Beyonce and Jay Z. The Clooneys are expecting twins in June, Julie Chen said Thursday on CBS’ “The Talk.” George Clooney told Chen in late January that his wife, a human rights attorney, was pregnant, “The Talk” host said. The Clooneys’ news followed Beyonce…

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Diversity to rock the runway at New York Fashion Week

From faux furs and statement outerwear to floral prints and pants suits for warmer weather, a diversity of styles for all seasons will hit the runway at New York Fashion Week. Many designers at the semi-annual event, which begins on Thursday, will preview 2017 fall/winter apparel that will land in stores months from now. But…

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Walking Indian catwalk ‘a dream come true’ for transgender Nepali model

It was her big moment. Anjali Lama sashayed down the catwalk in the swanky Mumbai auditorium. A fitted, cream dress highlighted her tall, slender frame. Her pulled-back hair showed off her high cheekbones. Modeling at Lakme Fashion Week often seemed like a dream far beyond her reach, but Lama has become the first transgender woman…

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Michael Bublé says son ‘progressing well’ from cancer

Canadian crooner Michael Buble says his three-year-old son Noah is “progressing well” as he undergoes treatment for cancer. “The doctors are very optimistic about the future for our little boy,” Buble and his wife Argentine actress Luisana Lopilato said in a statement Friday. “He has been brave throughout and we continue to be inspired by…

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Exactly what the primary-to-buyer income product is lost

It was once that whenever everyone questioned my suggestions about when to conserve on huge family expenditures, I advised they wait before the Jan bright income – the yearly sleep, furniture and significant devices approval that produced means for the year’s new designs. But folks rarely consult anymore given that Net startups have refined the…

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Beyonce declares on Instagram she’s pregnant with twins

Pop superstar Beyonce mentioned on Friday that she and her partner, rap superstar and businessman Jayz, were expecting twins, giving social-media in to a turmoil. “We wish to discuss our love and pleasure,” Beyonce, 35, submitted on her behalf Instagram site. “We have already been endowed two-times around. We’re amazingly happy which our household will…

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