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Hussein Chalayan’s fall 2011 Floating dress made of painted cast fiberglass with motorized rear panels.

Eye

The Met’s ‘Manus x Machina’ Aims to Show Fashion is Unquestionably Art

With “Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology,” the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art questions the cultural and symbolic meanings of the hand-machine dichotomy.

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Princess Charlotte

Fashion

Princess Charlotte Fuels Baby Clothing Sales in First Year

The youngest royal has become, like her mother and elder brother, a fashion influencer — and sales spinner.

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Business

European Markets Mixed

The region’s indices were choppy in morning trading Monday after Asian markets fell.

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Gucci pre-fall 2016 store windows

Fashion

Gucci Unveils Pre-Fall Windows

Creative director Alessandro Michele developed three designs with iconic patterns.

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The Kilomètre Paris shirt dedicated to Pantin

Fashion

French Shirt Brand Kilomètre Paris to Hit Le Bon Marché

The line is the brainchild of former magazine editor Alexandra Senes.

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Marco Bizzarri and Alessandro Michele 19th Annual Hollywood Film Awards, Los Angeles, USA - 1 Nov 2015

Media

Gucci Leaders Muse on Fashion Shows, Immediacy

Marco Bizzarri and Alessandro Michele spoke at length to System Magazine.

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Valérie Duport

Media

Kering Confirms Valérie Duport as Communications Chief

The longtime Chanel executive is also to promote Kering’s “image in the luxury world.”

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Tomas Maier

Fashion

Bottega Veneta Goes Coed in September to Mark Anniversaries

The brand will hold its men’s and women’s shows together to celebrate its 50th anniversary and 15 years under the creative direction of Tomas Maier.

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BHS store

Business

Parliamentary Committees Move Ahead With Inquiries Into BHS Collapse

Work and Pensions Committee Publishes Letter to Sir Philip Green

– May 1, 2016

Princess Charlotte

Fashion

Royals Mark Princess Charlotte’s Birthday With New Snaps

Duchess of Cambridge marks milestone with portraits.

– May 1, 2016