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Akiko Aoki RTW fall 2017

Fashion

Tokyo Fashion Week Gets a Renewed Energy

New brands and a wider variety of events helped to generate excitement, but the challenge to translate that into business remains.

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Acuod by Chanu RTW Fall 2017

Lee turned out a series of black-and-white, zipper-embellished jackets and sweatshirts for men and women, but the offering lacked variety.

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Chika Kisada RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

Chika Kisada RTW Fall 2017

Inspired by dance and music, the designer crafted looks that exemplified a modern notion of femininity.

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Charlize TheronamfAR Gala in Hong Kong, China - 25 Mar 2017South African actress Charlize Theron arrives the amfAR Gala at Shaw Studios in Hong Kong, China, 25 March 2017. The Foundation for AIDS Research amfAR is hosting its third annual charity gala in Hong Kong.

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AmfAR Hong Kong’s Studio 54-Themed Bash Raises $3.5 Million

Charlize Theron promised to knock back shots with a winning bidder while Jackie Chan offered a cameo in his upcoming film at the fundraiser.

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The atmosphere at Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics.

Business

Chinese Firms Switch Focus to Innovation, Technology

Textile manufactures are climbing the value chain to create higher quality products as low-cost manufacturing moves away.

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Bed JW Ford RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

Bed J.W. Ford RTW Fall 2017

The designer created a softer, more feminine version of men’s tailoring in mostly muted, solid colors.

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Doublet RTW Fall 2017

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Doublet RTW Fall 2017

For his first runway collection the designer drew inspiration from Nineties themes such as grunge and raves, with a healthy dose of irony.

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Ethosens RTW Fall 2017

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Ethosens RTW Fall 2017

Yui Hashimoto explored the concept of a time lag, which he expressed as uneven hems, mixed stripes, and slanted plackets.

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Sulvam RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

Sulvam RTW Fall 2017

Teppei Fujita demonstrated both his creative chops and a keen business understanding with a technically strong yet deconstructed offering.

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The escalator that malfunctioned at Langham Place mall was an especially steep and long one.

Business

Escalator Pile-Up Injures 18 in Hong Kong Mall

The 147-foot long escalator suddenly changed directions and sped up, sending shoppers tumbling.

– March 25, 2017

Lithium RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

Lithium RTW Fall 2017

Takeshi Hiramatsu wanted to get back to his brand’s roots by designing pieces that he described as “timeless” and “minimal.”

– March 24, 2017

Mint Designs RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

Mint Designs RTW Fall 2017

Hokuto Katsui and Nao Yagi’s latest offering had a certain whimsical charm to it that was hard not to smile at.

– March 24, 2017

Murral RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

Murral RTW Fall 2017

The design duo showed a series of girly looks in mixed prints, tempered by subtle edgy details.

– March 24, 2017

Business

Li & Fung Sets New Supply Chain Agreement With PVH Corp.

The agreement will improve speed to market and allow for better integration of consumer insights, PVH said.

– March 24, 2017

Akiko Aoki RTW fall 2017

Fashion

Akiko Aoki RTW Fall 2017

The designer broke down elements of classic garments and then recombined them in intriguing ways.

– March 23, 2017