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Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 7:26am
SHOP WINDOW: Alexander McQueen’s Paris flagship boutique has been rewarded for its design by a jury of international architects and cultural experts, winning the second edition of the Prix Versailles for Commercial Architecture. The Rue Saint-Honoré boutique, which opened last... read more
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 2:56am
SUITED UP: Francesco Smalto has designed this year’s official suiting for the French soccer team ahead of the UEFA Euro 2016 tournament, which opens on June 10. The French house has created made-to-measure suits in blue wool as well as white poplin shirts and dark blue calf... read more
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 2:41am
Hong Kong retail has suffered through another tough month as tourist flows from Mainland China continue to soften and local consumer sentiment suffers. The Special Administrative Region of China’s retail sales for the month of April fell 7.5 percent to 35.2 billion Hong Kong... read more
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 2:29am
PARISIAN SEDUCTION: Restore confidence, reassure foreign tourists on security and boost Paris’ attractiveness by highlighting French lifestyle; these are the goals of a campaign kicked off Monday by French authorities to promote the city as a go-to spot as visitor levels remain... read more
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 2:13am
Chinese markets surged in Tuesday trade on mounting speculation that the influential MSCI benchmark index will soon add Mainland stocks, so-called A-shares, to its roster. Shanghai’s SSE jumped 3.3 percent to close the day at 2,917, which was reportedly the index’s largest one-... read more
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 1:43am
LONDON — Europe’s major stock markets were in retreat in mid-morning trading on Tuesday, following a long holiday weekend in the U.K. and the U.S. The DAX in Frankfurt lost the most, falling 0.5 percent to 10,285.19, followed by the CAC 40 in Paris, 0.4 percent to 4,511.35, and... read more
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 1:30am
SCULPTING AN IMAGE: Boyd Holbrook is to be the face of a new Diesel men’s fragrance, due out this August, L’Oréal, owner of the brand’s fragrance license, has revealed. The “Gone Girl” actor is soon to star as the leading villain in the next Wolverine movie, and currently... read more
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 1:30am
SCULPTING AN IMAGE: Boyd Holbrook is to be the face of a new Diesel men’s fragrance due out this August, according to L’Oréal, owner of the brand’s fragrance license. The “Gone Girl” actor is soon to star as the leading villain in the next “Wolverine” movie, and currently... read more
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 1:00am
RING MY BELLA: Dior has tapped Bella Hadid as its latest makeup ambassador. The model is also to walk Dior’s cruise runway show at Blenheim Palace today and appear in a series of online videos. RELATED STORY: Dior Raises a Pint at London Pub Ahead of Resort Show at Blenheim... read more
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 1:00am
RING MY BELLA: Dior has tapped Bella Hadid as its latest makeup ambassador. The model is also to walk Dior’s cruise runway show at Blenheim Palace today and appear in a series of online videos. RELATED STORY: Dior Raises a Pint at London Pub Ahead of Resort Show at Blenheim... read more

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