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Fashion Week

A fashion week is a fashion industry event, lasting approximately one week. This event allows fashion designers, brands to display their latest collections in runway shows. it also allows buyers to take a look at the latest trends. Most importantly, it lets the industry know what is "in" and what is "out" for the season. The most prominent fashion weeks are held in the four fashion capitals of the world: London,Paris,Milan and New York.

Headlines Around the Web

French turn to London fashion

Feb 17, 2013 - Independent

Burberry moves on from warning

Sep 18, 2012 - Financial Times

Fashion Week boosts NY economy $810m

Feb 15, 2012 - News.com.au

Investing through the lens of fashion

Sep 21, 2011 - MarketWatch

Quality issues trip up Brazil fashion

Jun 14, 2011 - France24

Ethiopia: Local Designer Off to NY Fashion Week

Apr 05, 2011 - AllAfrica News

Articles About Fashion Week

Alex Perry Sorry For ‘Serious Lapse of Judgment’ On Hiring Too Thin Model Cassi Van Der Dungen

By IBTimes AU

Alex Perry has apologised for hiring model Cassi Van Der Dungen on his fashion show at the Australian Fashion Week. The Australian designer blamed it on “serious lack of judgment” on his part for letting a “very thin” model strut his runway on Monday. (Apr 10)

Peaches Geldof
Peaches Geldof's Death: Did Juice Diet, Extreme Weight Loss Lead to Cardiac Arrest?

By IBTimes IN

Peaches Geldof's death has come as a shock to her family and friends. The mother of two passed away on 7 April under mysterious circumstances, leaving no clues as to what really happened. Kent Police said in an official statement that Geldof's death is sudden and cannot be explained. (Apr 09)

MORE TOPICS: LONDON

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia Launches Online Shop Featuring Catwalk Designs

By IBTimes AU

The Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia now allows fashion enthusiasts to buy the looks from the runway. Labels like Carla Zampatti, Talulah, and Kahlo are now available for purchase as they come down the runway by consumers around the world. (Apr 08)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, RETAIL

Alex Perry Explains Why He Didn’t Want Lara Bingle On His Fashion Show, Turns To Alessandra Ambrosio Instead

By IBTimes AU

Alex Perry has had a successful show at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia on Monday with supermodel Alessandra Ambrosio as his opener. But where’s Lara Bingle? The Australian fashion designer said he didn’t want anyone who isn’t relevant to his business. (Apr 08)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia Brings $44m in Domestic and Int'l Sales

By IBTimes AU

The Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia reportedly will bring in $44m in domestic and international sales (Apr 07)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, MANUFACTURING, AUSTRALIA

Cara Delevingne and Michelle Rodriguez Spotted Locking Lips During Romantic Vacation in Mexico

By IBTimes AU

Cara Delevingne and Michelle Rodriguez were spotted kissing in the ocean. (Mar 31)

MORE TOPICS: MEXICO, NEW YORK, LONDON

Jared Leto arrives at the 86th Academy Awards nominees luncheon in Beverly Hills
Jared Leto Receives Human Body in the Mail - Whole or in Parts?

By IBTimes AU

While on tour in Australia, "Thirty Seconds to Mars" frontman Jared Leto presents his fans with a whole lot of things, including his charisma, his talent and his long hair. With all that being said, the surprise that the actor admits he had... (Mar 28)

MORE TOPICS: JAPAN, AUSTRALIA, HOLLYWOOD, THE OSCARS

Mick Jagger Girlfriend Suicide: Why Did L'Wren Scott Killed Herself in Manhattan Apartment?

By IBTimes AU

L'Wren Scott's shocking suicide has left a lot of questions why a talented 49-year-old fashion designer would take her life. According to reports, L'Wren may have been embarrassed and mortified over her money troubles but refused to se... (Mar 19)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, LONDON

Musician Mick Jagger and designer L'Wren Scott
The Rolling Stones Cancel Perth Concert Following Mick Jagger’s Girlfriend L’ Wren Scott’s Death

By IBTimes AU

The Rolling Stones have cancelled their Perth concert following the death of lead vocalist Mick Jagger’s girlfriend, L’Wren Scott. The English rock band was due to play at the Perth Arena on Wednesday, March 19, but had to call it off. (Mar 18)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA, NEW YORK, LONDON

Musician Mick Jagger and designer L'Wren Scott pose following her Fall/Winter 2012 collection during New York Fashion Week, February 16, 2012.
L’Wren Scott Suicide: Mick Jagger’s Fashion Designer Girlfriend’s Twitter, Facebook Active Even after Death

By IBTimes IN

The social networking sites of fashion designer L’Wren Scott, who was found dead in her Manhattan apartment on Monday, continued to post updates even after her suicide, prompting fans to wonder if her death was a hoax. (Mar 18)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, FACEBOOK, LONDON