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Zegna Awards for Mohair Handed Out in Johannesburg

Mohair is the natural luxury fiber that comes from the fleece of the Angora goat, and 50 percent of the world’s production of mohair comes from South Africa.

– December 7, 2016

Bill and Hillary Clinton in Little Rock right after he announced his first presidential run in 1992.

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‘Harry Benson: Shoot First’ Documentary Focuses on His Life in Pictures

Magnolia Pictures’ documentary is an semi-encyclopedic look at modern American history and pop culture — a beleagured Richard Nixon and other presidential portraits, the Beatles’ first U.S. trip and Michael Jackson relaxing at Neverland among other icons.

– December 2, 2016

Tadashi Shoji with Anum Bashir, Sheikha Najla Al Thani and Sheikha Anoud Al Thani.

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Tadashi Shoji Hosts Fete to Celebrate New Boutique in Qatar

The designer’s first boutique in the Middle East is in partnership with the Al Mana Group.

– December 2, 2016

Michael Ward, managing director of Harrods

Business

Harrods Launches Magazine Targeting Middle Eastern Customers

The department store hopes to connect with clients in home market.

– November 30, 2016

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Business

Origin Africa Shows Growth in Madagascar

Now on its seventh year, the event, which takes place in a different African country every year, aims to position Africa as a viable sourcing alternative to China, Vietnam and India.

– November 28, 2016

Donatella Versace in the Imperial Suite at the Palazzo Versace in Dubai.

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A Versace Palace in Dubai

Donatella Versace sat down with WWD in the Imperial Suite of her Palazzo Versace Dubai to unveil her latest hotel project.

– November 17, 2016

A Tommy Hilfiger look by Delta Galil.

Business

Delta Galil Posts 31% Profit Jump

The company has now brought Seven for all Mankind, Splenda and Ella Moss on board from VF Corp.

– November 16, 2016

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Donatella Versace Opens the Doors to Her Palace in Dubai

Versace celebrates the Grand Opening of Palazzo Versace

– November 16, 2016

Lea Vignal-Kenedi, Managing Director of Cartier Fragrance

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Middle East is Posed to Surpass U.S. in Fragrance, Cartier Says

Léa Vignal-Kenedi, managing director of Cartier Fragrance, discusses the importance of the market, and the evolution of the company.

– November 15, 2016

The GapFit boutique is located in The Beach complex in Dubai.

Fashion

First Stand-alone GapFit Boutique Opens in Dubai

Unlike other Gap units in the region, the shop is not housed in a mall.

– November 11, 2016

oland Mouret Resort collection

Fashion

Roland Mouret’s Middle East Vision

Roland Mouret travels to Dubai to meet clients and present his resort 2017 collection.

– November 10, 2016

Reema Al Banna DDFC Vogue Arabia Fashion Prize winner

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Vogue Arabia Hosts Gala to Honor Arab Design Talent

International jury selects two designers to receive prize.

– November 2, 2016

Fashion

African Fashion Weeks Show Challenges of Continent’s Designers

Fashion weeks took place in South Africa, Ghana and Nigeria.

– November 2, 2016

Nairobi style entrepreneurs 2 Many Siblings are featured in the book.

Fashion

Rebranding Africa With Style in Berlin

The upcoming book “Mtindo — Rebranding Africa,” which showcases a young generation of stylish creatives, had a pre-launch in the German capital.

– October 31, 2016

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Fashion

Dubai Designers Aim to Build Market as Retail Sales Slow

Fashion Forward showcases spring 2017 collections.

– October 27, 2016