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Trussardi's Cast of Cool Canines
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- 1979 days ago -
Who needs human models when greyhounds make such fine campaign subjects? That's what Trussardi say with their latest campaign.
History Today: Skin Deep: The Fall of Fur
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- 2792 days ago -
In the 1930's the range of species skinned was equally mind-boggling, including badger, skunk, wolf, polecat, squirrel, musk ox, monkey, nutria, raccoon, wombat and wallaby. Even hamsters and house cats were skinned for their fur.
Right Hand Rings: A Personal Commitment
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- 2897 days ago -
As the trend goes, a right hand ring is a breathtaking piece of statement jewelry that a woman wears on the ring finger of her right hand. It's become a symbol of the woman's contentment with being single, but right hand rings have also been worn
Portraits of People Wearing Clothes Made From Their Pets' Fur
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- 2935 days ago -
Apparently there are a few people out there who actually make clothes from your pet's hair or fur.
Indigenous Craftswomen Take On Mexican Fashion World
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- 2961 days ago -
Reina Perez, an Otomi indigenous craftswomen in the central Mexican state of Queretaro, skillfully embroiders "grecas" or traditional design motifs in threads of many colours, on fabrics that will be used to make dresses, skirts and blouses.
Does Mammoth Ivory Make Ethical Jewellery?
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- 3184 days ago -
The tusks from long-dead mammoths are being presented as a more sustainable alternative to elephant ivory
Let Vegetarianism Grow on You
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- 3191 days ago -
Why is leaving meat off your plate such a recipe for achievement? Vegetarian foods are naturally low in fat and cholesterol but high in nutrients, so you will never be weighed down when you need to be on the go.
Celebrating Compassion for Animals During Fashion Week! Please Vote!
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- 3204 days ago -
Today is the first day of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. The week runs from Sept 9-16, and it's going to be the biggest Fashion Week yet. More than 325 designers will be flaunting their Spring/Summer 2011 collections in New York City's Damrosch Park at the
Italian Vogue's Oil-Spill Themed Photo Shoot: Thought-Provoking or Tasteless?
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- 3235 days ago -
What's your view? Do you think glamorizing this recent ecological disaster for the sake of "fashion" reduces the tragic event? Is it thought-provoking or tasteless?
10 Styles That Need to Make a Comeback
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- 3296 days ago -
We all know that fashion repeats itself, for better or worse, but some styles are worthy of another go round.
Top 10 Fictional Fashion Icons in Film and Literature
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- 3303 days ago -
From classic American literature, keep reading th top these top 10 fictional fashion icons in film and literature.
Top 10 Wholesale Clothing Markets to Visit
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- 3322 days ago -
If you're serious about fashion and a career in fashion merchandising, then these markets are for you! Here are 10 haute wholesale clothing markets to visit.
Alexander McQueen Commits Suicide
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- 3412 days ago -
Fashion designer Alexander McQueen killed himself yesterday, devastated by the death of his beloved mother. So distraught was the 40-year-old that he had locked himself away, refusing to get out of bed since her death ten days ago.
And the Secret of Looking a Little Younger? Take Care of Your Lips
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- 3445 days ago -
They say a person's face never lies. But when it comes to concealing your age, your lips can be very helpful.
Controversial Reebok Campaign Focusing on Butts and Breasts Offends Many Women and Results in Spike in Sales for SmartSole(TM) E
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- 3448 days ago - , a leading innovator of fitness and nutrition products based in New York City, attributes part of its recent spike in sales to the controversial Reebok EasyTone ad campaign that focuses leeringly on womens butts and breasts. "...

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