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Ex-models speak out against French fashion boss

After keeping silent for years, more than a dozen women hope their harrowing testimonies will spur prosecutors to pursue a pillar of the French fashion industry, accused of abusing young models with widely known impunity over dozens of years.

“It’s haunted me for 20 years,” Lisa Brinkworth, a former BBC journalist, told AFP of her encounter with Gerald Marie, the former Europe chief of the Elite modelling agency, and its fallout.

Brinkworth is one of several women who met with investigators from the French police’s child protection brigade last week, with others set to do so in the coming days.

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What Will It Take for Fashion to Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions? | BoF Professional, News & Analysis

In late August, a group of protestors from climate action group Extinction Rebellion gathered outside Selfridges on London’s Oxford Street, carrying banners with slogans including “fashion is addicted to dirty oil” and “code red for fossil fuel fashion.”

The protest reflects mounting pressure on the industry to address its role in the climate crisis as awareness grows among consumers, policy makers and investors of both fashion’s environmental impact and the need for urgent action.

Selfridges has made prominent commitments to drive more environmentally friendly approaches to fashion, but was singled out for stocking polyester-heavy brands and because its owner,

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Meet the unsung stars of American fashion

What does America look like in 2021 – and who defines what’s on its back? It’s an interesting question, generally because of the fragmented sense of identity evident in many nations – not least the UK, divided down black-and-white lines of pro- or anti-Brexit, or indeed to vaccinate or not to vaccinate. But America, especially, has undergone profound upheaval of late – ideologically, but with an inescapable aesthetic echo.

That is, at least, the thinking of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, whose latest Costume Institute show, titled In America: A Lexicon of Fashion, is focused on “how fashion

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Zendaya singlehandedly brought back the ‘naked’ fashion trend in a tan leather dress with a daring thigh-high slit

Zendaya arrives at the Venice Film Festival on Friday. John Phillips/Stringer/Getty Images

  • Zendaya attended the Venice Film Festival on Friday for a screening of her upcoming film “Dune.”

  • She wore a tan Balmain dress with a daring thigh-high slit, and emerald and diamond jewelry.

  • Earlier that day, she wore a white Valentino dress with a pink bow and black blazer.

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Zendaya stole the show when she attended the Venice Film Festival this week.

She arrived at the Italian event via boat on Friday, and stepped out to reveal her sleeveless, tan dress. The

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NY Fashion Week will highlight the newest trend: stay-at-home comfort

As the fashion season kicks into high gear, big-name designers are aiming to make loose and stretchy clothing look — well, downright fashionable.

And they’d be foolish not to. 

Consumers may be returning to work, going out and traveling again, but they aren’t ready to stuff their bodies into form fitting, structured clothing, according to designers and fashion insiders who talked to The Post.

The pandemic has forced the fashion industry to become more pragmatic, with top names like Tommy Hilfiger conceding that “comfort is key” and emerging designers like Renee Bishop trying to make their marks with clothing that

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Toni Braxton Gives Us Fashion And Flexibility While Perched On A Piano

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Toni Braxton is no stranger to eating the girls up and leaving no crumbs. From her killer bod to her buzz cut and other dos, Ms. Braxton is a whole mood. The iconic singer gave us a moment in a see-through cut-out Black top and highwaist satin shorts, while showing off her flexibility at 53-years young.

Perched atop a piano, Toni lifts up her leg before pointing it straight to the sky in a perfect line. All while rocking Louboutin heels, a short blonde

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