Inauguration fashion: Purple, pearls, American designers

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris showcased American designers at their inauguration Wednesday, and Harris gave a nod to women’s suffrage, Shirley Chisholm and her beloved sorority in pearls and purple.

Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton and Laura Bush also donned hues of purple. Harris has cited Chisholm, a Democrat from New York, as an inspiration for her career. Chisholm was the first Black woman elected to Congress and the first Black major-party candidate to run for U.S. president.

Pearls had a strong fashion showing, in line with a social media campaign that had inauguration watchers donning strands in support and celebration

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Berluti to Unveil Fall Men’s Collection in Shanghai on March 5

PARIS While Berluti is opening the Paris Men’s Fashion Week calendar this season, it turns out its video will be just a teaser for the unveiling of the full collection on March 5 with a physical event in Shanghai.

Artistic director Kris Van Assche said the decision was made fairly early not to stage a traditional runway show in Paris and to hold a presentation in China, which has become a magnet for fashion brands as one of the few markets worldwide to enjoy economic growth during the coronavirus pandemic — notwithstanding a new round of lockdowns just ahead

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Stylist Brad Goreski Reveals His Predictions for a New Era Fashion – E! Online

“There’s a lot of bright colors,” he shares, before adding his other predictions, “There’s another big push for florals again this year. Everything from very feminine day dresses to athleisure, like all floral sweat suits. The bold shoulder is definitely here to stay, which is great for the Zoom culture we’re living in right now.”

“Pastels are also super big,” he continues, “I like all the pale pink, pale lavender, pale greens, pale yellows, there’s something super romantic about those. Tie dye is definitely here to stay as well and I’m also loving the patchwork trend—whether it’s a patchwork suede

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Mossimo Giannulli asks to finish prison sentence at home

BOSTON (AP) — Fashion designer Mossimo Giannulli asked Thursday to serve the remainder of his five-month prison term at home, saying he spent eight weeks in solitary confinement before being transferred to a minimum security camp this week.

Giannulli, who reported to a California prison in November for his role in the college admissions bribery scheme, believed he would only be held in quarantine for a short time before testing negative for the coronavirus, his lawyers said in court documents. Instead, he spent 56 days isolated in a small cell at a higher security facility next to the camp, they … Read More

Yara Zaya Creates Fashion and Beauty YouTube Channel

Ukrainian beauty Yara Zaya has launched her own YouTube channel. The 90 Day Fiancé star shares insight into her beauty and fashion interests.

Yara Zaya has been busy bickering with fiancé Jovi Dufren on season 8 of 90 Day Fiancé, but the Ukrainian beauty has been exploring other interests apart from the show in real life. The makeup artist revealed the launch of her YouTube channel to fans so that she can share her fashion and beauty insight with her burgeoning list of followers.

Yara and Jovi met while the Louisiana native was traveling. Their whirlwind romance sadly resulted

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Reimagined with a shopping arcade concept, Pop The Arcade to focus more on experience and convenience in new norm

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Fishermen kill whale trapped for 19 days in Japan’s ‘The Cove’

Fishermen killed a whale off the Japanese port of Taiji early on Monday morning, 19 days after the juvenile minke whale had been penned into a cove with nets. Ren Yabuki, director of the animal rights organisation Life Investigation Agency, said two fishing boats from Taiji approached the whale – which has been weakened by not being able to feed since it was trapped as by-catch on Christmas Eve – at around 6.30am. “There were two ships that worked together to put a rope around the tail

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