‘London Calling’ at Fox Valley Beaux Arts annual fashion show

August 19, 2017

Get your virtual passport and enjoy the ambience of London at this year’s Fox Valley Beaux Arts luncheon and fashion show. The fun and destination begins on Saturday, Sept. 16, at the Elgin Country Club, 2575 Weld Road in Elgin. The itinerary is set at 11 a.m. with a silent auction, raffles and vendors with a luncheon at 12:30 p.m. Guests also will enjoy a fashion show featuring the unique…

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This Fashion Show Gets Criticized for Featuring Plus Size Models

August 7, 2017

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit launched their first ever swimwear line designed for every woman during Miami Swim Week. In the show, women over size 18 were featured but not everyone was happy. A debate sparked in Australia when columnist of The Daily Telegraph Soraiya Fuda wrote how women over size 18 don’t belong on the runway. In her article she said, “But it seems to the women who appeared to be…

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Comic-Con Fashion Show Winners Will Design New Line of Disney Princess Fashions

July 23, 2017

Her Universe and Hot Topic combined fashion forces Thursday night to make the dreams of three lucky designers come true. Out of a group of 25 finalists, three designers — two chosen by judges and one by fans in attendance — were picked to be winners of the fourth annual Her Universe Fashion Show during Comic-Con International. “This is the year that dreams can come true,” Her Universe founder Ashley…

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Denver’s Slow Food Nations: Your Guide to This Weekend’s Sustainable Street Food Festival

July 11, 2017

Navajo Nation chef Franco Lee prepares samples at a Slow Food summit in Denver in 2015. (Photo courtesy of Slow Food USA.) All food roads less traveled lead to Denver this weekend. Slow Food USA is bringing its street food-festival-meets-sustainability and policy discussion to the city for a three-day celebration of taking things slow, food-wise. “Slow Food had hosted some smaller gatherings here in the previous two years about sustainable…

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Stella Mccartney Regrets Casting Kate Moss in Her Fashion Show

June 26, 2017

Stella McCartney regrets casting Kate Moss in her fashion show in 1995. Stella McCartney The 45-year-old fashion designer recruited the help of the 43-year-old supermodel, as well as Naomi Campbell, 47, and Yasmin Le Bon, 52, in her Central Saint Martin’s graduate runway show over 20 years ago, but the creative mastermind feels “a bit embarrassed” and “naive” about her decision to include them in the exhibition, which sparked outrage…

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Denver Is a City Without Equal or Comparison

June 9, 2017

Denver, Colorado is a city without equal or comparison. The so-called Mile High City is one of the highest urban areas in America in terms of elevation, rivaled perhaps only by Salt Lake City in terms of how far above sea level it sits. The thinner air has a demonstrated effect on the performance of visiting athletic teams who often don’t do as well as they are used to. Both…

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These Teens Made Planned Parenthood Gowns for Their High School Fashion Show

May 29, 2017

Each year, the Ethical Culture Fieldston School in the Bronx holds a fashion show for its students. There are only two rules: The designs must be handmade and there’s no fabric allowed. Needless to say, students get super creative. This year, Karolina Montes and Zoe Balestri stole the show when they walked the runway in dresses constructed from Planned Parenthood stickers. Montes and Balestri may not be old enough to…

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Pretty in Pink! Kyly Clarke Showcases Her Trim Pins in a Blush-Coloured Miniskirt and Lace Blouse at Fashion Week Show

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May 18, 2017

She recently turned heads in a daring Sass and Bide ensemble during Fashion Week. But on Wednesday, WAG and businesswoman Kyly Clarke went for a more demure number. The 35-year-old was a beauty in blush, attending the We are Kindred show in a blush-coloured leather mini skirt and lace blouse from the label. She’s a knockout! On Wednesday, WAG and business woman Kyly Clarke was a beauty in blush, the…

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Demarcus Walker Looks Forward to Helping the Denver Broncos Win Games

May 18, 2017

Eric Goodman and Les Shapiro of The Afternoon Drive caught up with Denver Broncos second-round draft pick, DeMarcus Walker, to discuss his experiences at the rookie minicamp last week. Walker just wants to help the Broncos win. He understands he has a lot to learn and a lot of growing to do before he will become the kind of player that plays every down in an impact kind of way….

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Denver Designer Tyne Hall Is One to Watch

May 5, 2017

It’s hard to believe that Denver designer Tyne Hall didn’t study fashion design in college. After showing at Denver Fashion Weekend for only two seasons, her amazing construction skills have caught the attention of show goers. Her fun themes are also a stand out element of her design, bringing to the runway a cohesive element each season. This spring DFW season, the designer found inspiration in the glamorous looks of…

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