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Lady Gaga's inauguration dress compared to 'Hunger Games' outfit
Lady Gaga sang the National Anthem at the inauguration of the 46th President of the United States Joe Biden on Wednesday. The 34-year-old Grammy and Oscar-winner belte
8 days ago
Bridgerton inspires an era of Regency Dressing
Regency dressing has now inspired most in today's generation, not from the pandemic but from Netflix’s viral sensation, Bridgerton. Since its release on Christmas Da
14 days ago
Satya Paul: Indian designer who made the sari fashionable dies at 78
Indian fashion designer Satya Paul, whose prints helped to modernise the traditional sari, has died at 78. A favourite of many Bollywood stars, the designer made his n
20 days ago

2020's biggest fashion trends reflect a world in crisis
To look back at the year in fashion is to look back at a year of crisis. In the first few months of 2020, as the severity and scale of the coronavirus pandemic became cle
24 days ago
French fashion designer Pierre Cardin dies at 98
Visionary designer Pierre Cardin died at a hospital in Neuilly, west of Paris, his family said. He was hailed for designing the era-defining futurist looks of the 1960s a
26 days ago
Drake Is Launching an Entirely New Label With Nike
Rappers used to compete with one another over number-one albums, chart-topping singles, and diss tracks. In 2020, a different sort of arms race has ensued as musicians
30 days ago

Vogue’s best dressed of 2020
How does one sum up 2020 in fashion? It was a year in which red carpets were called off, celebrities let us inside their wardrobes at home and awards ceremonies went virt
40 days ago
Re/Done launches its first-ever Eco Sneakers
Los Angeles-based luxury fashion label Re/Done, which expanded its sneaker line this summer, has added its first-ever eco-friendly style using a 100 percent recycled leat
45 days ago
Under Armour and Steph Curry launch purpose-led Curry Brand
US sportswear brand Under Armour has teamed up with three-time NBA champion Stephen Curry to launch Curry Brand, a purpose-led performance label aiming to ensure young pe
46 days ago

How Will We Dress in the Future?
With a reputation for consistently producing some of the most influential players in the field of fashion—Phoebe Philo, John Galliano, Riccardo Tisci, Alexander McQueen
53 days ago
Zendaya named as the new face of Valentino
In news that bounds both entertainment and fashion, our favourite kind, Valentino has tapped Zendaya for its newest ambassador. Selected for her natural representation of
54 days ago
15 of the best Fijian designers to feature at Fiji Fashion Week this Saturday
For the first time, 15 of the best local designers in the country will be showcasing their designs at this weekend’s Fiji Fashion Week Finale at the Hilton Fiji Beach R
62 days ago

Emerging designer ventures into bridal market
Emerging designer, Cherish Prasad has now ventured into the bridal market and also featured his new prints at the Fiji Fashion Week Oceans Gala show at the European Union
65 days ago
Serving inmate impresses at Fiji Fashion Week Oceans Gala show
A serving inmate who showcased designs at the Fiji Fashion Week Oceans Gala show at the European Union Residence last night says her only goal was to show what the female
67 days ago
Serving inmate’s design to feature at Fiji Fashion Week Oceans Gala show
Fiji Fashion Week will be showcasing a serving inmate’s designs at the Oceans Gala show this evening at the European Union Residence that will be headlined by celebrate
68 days ago

Taprobana Fashion Show at Fiji Fashion Week a success
The Taprobana Fashion Show at Fiji Fashion Week 2020 was a major success as more than a hundred fashion enthusiasts attended the show held at Garden City and showed their
69 days ago
Fiji Fashion Week NextGen Designer focuses on clothing for ‘Boss Women’
Fiji Fashion Week Next Generation show emerging designer Priyanka Singh says she is inspired by women who turn up at her Suva hair and make-up shop to get styled for even
72 days ago
Kamala Harris in style as the Vice-President elect
As political aficianadoes and invested individuals look to each new presidency with an abundance of hope for meaningful social, cultural and economic change, constantly m
77 days ago

Stylish First-Lady Elect Jill Biden
On Saturday November 7, 2020, the Associated Press called the 2020 US presidential election in favour of Democratic presidential candidate and former vice president, Joe
78 days ago
Heidi Klum's Creepy halloween costume
Heidi Klum is the queen of Halloween. Over the years, the German-American model has busted out some seriously iconic costumes including a zombie-alien, Jessica Rabbit, an
85 days ago
Man United Marcus Rashford joins forces with Burberry on a Global Charity initiative
At just 23 years old, Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford has changed the lives of millions of hungry children in the United Kingdom, giving a voice to a nation in
85 days ago

Gucci dethrones Nike as world's hottest brand
Gucci has been crowned the world’s hottest brand according to fashion shopping platform Lyst’s most recent index, dethroning US sportswear giant Nike which topped the
90 days ago
Eco-friendly leather shopper bag will take you from desk to bar to barre
The warmth of sun-drenched summers brings with it joyful days filled with sun-set drinks after a long day of work, afternoon walks and barre classes with friends, or even
92 days ago
2020 Fiji Fashion Week launched in style along the Suva Harbour
The 2020 Fiji Fashion Week was launched in style with sponsors, partners and guests given a grand tour by Captain Cook Cruises Fiji along the Suva Harbour last night.
100 days ago

At 83, Dame Shirley Bassey Is As Fabulous As Ever
“He loves only gold!” sang Dame Shirley Bassey on Goldfinger, her title track for the 1964 James Bond film. More than half a century later, she’s proven that the
100 days ago
Why finding your favourite fragrance will make you feel better
Having a fragrance wardrobe is the opposite of finding that one perfect signature scent. The idea is that, much like having a closet that’s filled with clothes you can
100 days ago
The new converse collab is pure art
Wallpaper print has enjoyed a revival in 2020, as plisse, damask and toile de jouy prints made their return onto whimsical apparel in 2020. In retrospect, the appetite fo
104 days ago

Puma inks deal with NBA prospect LaMelo Ball
Puma has signed a long-term partnership with top 2020 NBA prospect LaMelo Ball, who will serve as an ambassador for the brand both on and off the court.Ball, 19, was born
105 days ago
Founder of Kenzo dies of COVID-19 aged 81
Paris-based Japanese designer Kenzo Takada, famous for creating the international luxury fashion house Kenzo, died in Paris on Sunday due to Covid-19 related complication
116 days ago
Fiji Fashion Week 2020 to stage its final event
Fiji Fashion Week 2020 in conjunction with Palmolive will stage its finale event, the Luxe Resort Show at the Hilton Fiji Beach Resort & Spa Denarau Nadi on 28th November
117 days ago

Kenzo debuts new tiger logo in partnership With the World Wildlife Fund
Due to illegal trade and habitat destruction, the world’s population of wild tigers has declined by 95% in the past century to just 3,200, pushing the species to the br
120 days ago
Pink Sweat$ is the new wave of R&B who's determined to take the road less travelled
Before hip hop, there was R&B. Upcoming artist Pink Sweat$ is pioneering a new velocity in R&B and encouraging an appetite from fans for something different. I
122 days ago
The Story Behind Uzo Aduba’s Inspiring Tribute to Breonna Taylor
The Emmy Awards are a celebration of televisions best and brightest, but 2020’s ceremony was marked by its focus on politics and social justice issues. Nominees use
123 days ago

Chanel issues bond for climate goals
Chanel has raised a 699-million-dollar bond with clauses linked to its environmental and climate goals. The news was reported by Reuters. As sustainability continues to b
124 days ago
Drag Superstar Shangela Turned Her Emmys Weekend Into a Fashion-Filled Extravaganza
The absence of a red carpet at this year’s Emmy Awards didn’t stop drag superstar D.J. Pierce (better known to adoring fans as Shangela) from getting glammed up for i
125 days ago
Fire in your belly: the return of men's crop tops
With Donald Trump attempting to cut funds from the US Postal Service to suppress postal votes ahead of the November election, fashion is fighting back. A £15 ($20) long-
128 days ago

Naomi Osaka Celebrates her US Open Victory with one last style statement
Over the past week, 22-year-old tennis pro-Naomi Osaka’s ascent to the grand finals of the US Open, culminating in her victory last night over Belarusian player Victori
129 days ago
Budget Fashion secrets from the Costume Designer of “2 Broke Girls”
The show’s lead characters, Max and Caroline, navigate the perils of being broke in a humorous way that we can all relate to. But they wouldn’t be able to do it in
135 days ago
Black-owned fashion brand launches luxury durags
A black-owned fashion brand has started selling a range of durags amid dismay that black hair continues to be policed and discriminated against. This week, pharmacies acr
135 days ago

Tracee Ellis Ross’s Throwback Post Couldn’t Feel More Now
Is Tracee Ellis Ross clairvoyant? It appears she is when it comes to fashion. This weekend, the Black-ish and Mixed-ish star posted a throwback photo on Instagram that
136 days ago
A Japanese Street-Style Bible Brings Its Archive Online
With fashion weeks on a pause of indeterminate length, the fate of street style hangs in limbo. Legendary street-style photographer Shoichi Aoki has a fix: Today, he i
136 days ago
BTS' V is a true blue Gucci Boy: 3 looks that show Taehyung should walk the ramp for the brand
BTS today is one of the most loved boy bands in the world. With a massive fan following in every continent, RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, V, Jimin and Junkook are applauded
140 days ago

Tommy Hilfiger embraces modest fashion with launch of first hijab
Top American fashion label Tommy Hilfiger has launched its first hijab, in a move that sees a welcome shift towards embracing more diversity. It’s not the first time
147 days ago
BLACKPINK and Selena Gomez’s “Ice Cream”: 18 Best Fashion and Beauty Looks
After weeks of anticipation, including teasers, film posters, and a clip of collaborator Selena Gomez in a throwback French cut bikini, Blackpink’s latest single “Ice
148 days ago
Lady Gaga's enormous green VMA's gown was inspired by a soda
This year's Video Music Awards were never going to be just another awards show: 2020's universe flipped awards season on its head and took the red carpet with it. While m
149 days ago

Burberry brings its signature check to face masks
If wearing face masks out in public will be a part of our standard operating procedure for the foreseeable future, we might as well do it in style. We've been matching ou
154 days ago
Tommy Hilfiger’s adaptive clothing offering has arrived in Australia
Following years of designing clothing that makes dressing for men, women and children with disabilities easier, Tommy Hilfiger’s adaptive offering is now available in A
155 days ago
Kylie Jenner elevates her sweatsuit with unexpected jewelry
Whether it’s to work from home in, or to lounge from home in, the sweatsuit has become a crowd favorite in recent months. That being said, there’s ways to elevate the
157 days ago

Chain reaction: Michelle Obama’s 'vote' necklace goes viral
Former first lady shows support for Democrats and little-known African American jeweller Throughout Michelle Obama’s powerful 18-minute virtual Democratic national c
162 days ago
Every time Kate Middleton has recycled her outfit
As one of the most photographed women in the world, you’d be in inclined to think that Kate Middleton would have a brand new outfit every time she stepped out in public
175 days ago
Pharrell’s launches new line of Adidas slides
Pharrell Williams wants you to know that his latest collaboration with Adidas, a pair of PW Boost Slide sandals, is exceptionally comfortable. Not just cushy or foamy, bu
176 days ago

Artists are now making masks as merch
It didn’t take long for fashion brands to recognize that masks are the new normal: Collina Strada, Tory Burch, and countless others have designed them in playful, summe
178 days ago
J. Lo workout-top sold out almost instantly after teaching Jimmy Fallon how to Tik Tok
Jennifer Lopez was one of the first people to wear the highly anticipated New Balance x Staud collection. While teaching Jimmy Fallon how to TikTok, Lopez wore the sports
181 days ago
New fashion project which focuses on fashion mentoring and education to be launched in September
A new fashion project named ‘Wearing Fiji’ which focuses on fashion mentoring and education by connecting aspiring student designers with established designers in Fij
184 days ago

Serena Williams' new 'Unstoppable' jewelry support black business
Since its 2019 launch, Serena Williams' eponymous jewelry collection has been a celebration of strength, authenticity, and individuality. Now, Williams returns with a lim
190 days ago
Princess Beatrice’s wedding tiara has a rich royal history
Princess Beatrice’s royal wedding may have been a low-key, private affair, but both her wedding dress and tiara made an impact for their opulence and rich family histo
191 days ago
COVID-19: Female frontliners
The frontline workers who have joined the fight against the coronavirus come from all disciplines–from nurses to daycare workers and even Bondi lifeguards, the pandemic
192 days ago

6 styling tricks to try from Prada’s ’90s-tinged resort 2021 show
It feels like a lifetime ago now, but, back in February, Miuccia Prada’s announcement that she would be co-designing her namesake label with Raf Simons as of spring/sum
196 days ago
7 skincare products Chrissy Teigen actually uses
If you’ve ever wondered how model Chrissy Teigen manages to achieve the flawless, glowing complexion she’s famous for boasting all year round, then you’ll be please
198 days ago
Black-owned fashion label LoudBrand Studios sold out after Kylie Jenner’s Instagram post
If Kylie Jenner can eradicate more than $1 billion from Snap Inc.’s market value in one tweet about her lack of interest in the platform, then surely the mega-celebrity
203 days ago

This Meghan Markle-Loved Handbag Designer Dropped a New It Bag
One of Meghan Markle's go-to handbag designers has released a new style. Gabriela Hearst has teamed up with Net-a-Porter to launch the new Baez bag, available exclusively
206 days ago
Vogue Portugal defends controversial mental health cover
Vogue Portugal has responded to criticism over its depiction of mental health treatment on a recent magazine cover saying its aim was to "shine a light" on the important
207 days ago
This is how the royals are still influencing our fashion choices even in quarantine
It was only recently that Kate Middleton and Prince William celebrated their ninth wedding anniversary. This anniversary marked the beginning of many things, but for t
211 days ago

Prince Harry Honors Princess Diana's Legacy With Powerful Speech About Institutional Racism
Prince Harry is continuing to support causes near and dear to his heart. On Wednesday, the Duke of Sussex made a surprise appearance during the virtual Diana Awards to ho
211 days ago
A comprehensive list of all the celebrities preparing to launch beauty brands
Everyone from Rihanna, Gwyneth Paltrow, Drew Barrymore and Eva Mendes to Miranda Kerr, Jessica Alba, Salma Hayek and a number of the Kardashian-Jenners have joined the ra
212 days ago
Fashion designer Vera Wang's real age shocks fans
Vera Wang might be one of the world's most celebrated fashion designers but the 71-year-old also has another title to add to her mantle — the world's best genes. The
212 days ago

Hailey Bieber Nails the Art of Road Trip Style
Summer getaways are going to look a lot different this year. While international travel has begun easing up and some countries have re-opened their borders this month, ma
212 days ago
Chop ‘n’ change: celebrity hair makeovers
There is no denying it’s become rather difficult to keep track of chameleon Kim Kardashian West's various looks, which is why we’re here to ensure you’re always in
212 days ago
Best-selling items on Net-A-Porter from the past 20 years
If you’re a self-confessed fashion fan, then it’s safe to assume you’re well-acquainted with Net-A-Porter, the luxury e-tailer widely considered a world leader than
214 days ago

Gap announces new partnership with Kanye Wests's Yeezy
Gap and Yeezy are collaborating on a new line that will retail through Gap's channels. The partnership will bring together Gap's 51 years of retail experience, global rea
215 days ago
Emma Watson joins board of Kering, the luxury fashion giant behind Gucci
Emma Watson, the actor and activist who made her name as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter films, has joined the board of the French fashion giant Kering, in a major c
217 days ago
Hollywood actor Steve Martin to auction off one of his trademark white suits
Comedy actor Steve Martin is auctioning off one of his trademark white three-piece suits for charity. The 74-year-old has starred in films including The Pink Panther,
218 days ago

Asata Maise’s one-of-kind Patchworked Bags are fast becoming an Instagram Sensation
If there’s one ’90s nostalgia trend that seems to be here to stay, it might just be the classic shoulder bag. The latest designer to remix the silhouette with mode
218 days ago
Supermodel Joan Smalls pledges half her wages to Black Lives Matter
While anti-racist protests continue daily around the world and online, the fashion industry finds itself in the crosshairs of controversies about offensive business and c
218 days ago
The boot that’s survived 70 years of fashion trends
We wouldn’t be surprised if the current time period, specifically the late 2010s to the early 2020s, is one day branded as the age of comebacks. From ’90s revivals to
226 days ago

Fashion industry has huge responsibility in eradicating racism - Victoria Beckham
Designer Victoria Beckham believes the fashion industry has a big responsibility to promote inclusivity and show the world the way to grow above colour, class and creed.
232 days ago
My fashion, style and performance inspired by black culture - Justin Bieber
Singer Justin Bieber has vowed to use his voice against racial injustice after admitting he has "benefited off of black culture" throughout his career. Bieber, who was
233 days ago
Cardi B's stylist calls out fashion brands for having 'nothing to say' amid Black Lives Matter protests
Celebrity stylist Kollin Carter, whose client list includes Cardi B, Naomi Campbell, and Kelly Rowland, is calling out the fashion industry for not taking enough of a sta
238 days ago

CFDA and Paper Magazine Showcase 2020 Fashion School Graduates
The CFDA and Pape Magazine will partner together to showcase the graduates of the 2020 Fashion School. This special edition of the publication aims to highlight the ‘fi
241 days ago
Paris Couture Week to Host Digital Show in July
The leading fashion event will now take place digitally in July. Fédération de la Haute Couture et de la Mode will share images and videos of the event for two days, fe
241 days ago
Victoria's Secret to close a quarter of stores across US and Canada
Victoria's Secret will shut a quarter of its stores in Canada and the US in the next coming months. L Brands, the parent company who owns the lingerie brand, says that mo
246 days ago

Gucci slashes 'stale' seasonal fashion shows
Gucci has announced it will cut the number of fashion shows it holds every year in an effort to reduce waste. The company says the concept of seasonal clothes has beco
247 days ago
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s Best Couple Fashion Moments
Today marks two years since Meghan Markle and Prince Harry got married in an instantly iconic and gorgeous ceremony at Windsor Castle. That day cemented the two as fashio
253 days ago
Italian designer's trikini, pandemic-friendly swimwear 
When high fashion meets the ocean during an international pandemic, you get the trikini. According to the New York Post, an Italian fashion designer's colourful bikini
257 days ago

US Speaker of House of Representatives, Pelosi proves personal style is still important with her face mask
Nancy Pelosi is taking the global pandemic very seriously as the US Speaker of the House of Representatives and a congresswoman. Americans, by and large, look to her for
258 days ago
Priyanka Chopra's bold fashion has made her a global style icon
Priyanka Chopra is an actress, producer, philanthropist, singer and former Miss World. And, as has become evident in recent seasons, she is also a style icon. Chopra's ae
259 days ago
London Fashion Week to go gender neutral
London Fashion Week will become gender-neutral for 12 months as the British Fashion Council abandons binary shows starting this June. The move, announced by the counci
260 days ago

Michael Jordan's signature Air Jordan shoes from 1985 are going up for auction
A pair of Jordan's game-worn and autographed Nike Air Jordan 1 shoes from 1985 will be up for grabs this weekend on auctioning site Sotheby's. Sotheby's estimates the
261 days ago
5 athletes who designed fashion brands
Over the years celebrities have leveraged their star power to launch their own brands especially in the activewear category — given their global fan base and knowledge
265 days ago
The TikTok Fashion Starter Pack
video-sharing social networking service, Tik Tok has seen an increase in app downloads and new accounts over the past 2 months amid restrictions and lockdowns happening
265 days ago

Fashion designer opens up about working with Meghan Markle to create her iconic Givenchy bridal look
Meghan Markle is one of the most talked-about women in the world, with the most commonly asked questions surrounding her involving what she is like behind closed doors.
265 days ago
FJFW starts the Upcycle Design Competition
Fiji Fashion Week says it is taking its program online until the end of June as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic which has delayed the annual runway show from May until
267 days ago
'FAMILY KALA VATA' theme of Fiji Fashion Week Style Challenge
That's the theme of the Fiji Fashion Week Style Challenge this week. Through the Fiji Fashion Week Style Challenge members of the public are asked to style an outfit
272 days ago

Fiji Fashion Week starts weekly Style Challenge
Fiji Fashion Week is now running a weekly Style Challenge where members of the public are asked to style an outfit to a theme and share their photo for a chance to win gr
273 days ago
FEATURE NEWS
A Tropical Cyclone Alert is now in force for parts of Fiji
If you are living in Vanua Levu and nearby smaller islands, Yasawa and Mamanuca Group, a Tropical Cyclone Alert is now in force for your areas. The...
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LATEST NEWS
All schools will be closed tomorrow
All schools will be closed tomorrow as a precautionary measure for the Tropical Cyclone Alert now in force for parts of the Fiji Group. Education ...
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Spinal Injuries Association of Fiji receives mobility aid equipment from the UK
The Spinal Injuries Association of Fiji has received mobility aid equipment from the United Kingdom. The donation was made possible through ...
3 hours ago

Courts contributes $250,000 to assist in TC Yasa rehab effort
More help has come through for people affected by Cyclone Yasa as Courts and Vision Investments Limited made a contribution of $250,000 to the Prime ...
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Yasawa starts to experience heavy rain and strong winds
Yasawa villagers are starting to experience heavy rain and strong winds. Naviti Village Church Steward, Lakai Lesulala says the villagers have ...
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Rakiraki Town closed due to flooding
Rakiraki Town is closed due to flooding. FRA says Police are at the scene to monitor the movement of people. Korotale Road from Vatukacevaceva ...
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