Fashion addiction: expensive clothes hid my loneliness – then I gave 90% of them away

I was brought up with certain religious rules about what I could and could not wear – no bare arms, no bare legs – and, as a teenager, I longed for the sort of outfits I wasn’t allowed. Once, on a shopping trip to Birmingham with school friends, I tried on halter necks, short skirts … Read more Fashion addiction: expensive clothes hid my loneliness – then I gave 90% of them away

Ethiopia bets on clothes to fashion industrial future

KOMBOLCHA, Ethiopia (Reuters) – Checkered shirts for American chain Gap. Slate leggings for Swedish store H&M. Twill shorts for Germany’s Tchibo. They are among a growing list of clothes being stitched together for big brands in Ethiopia. Workers sew clothes inside the Indochine Apparel PLC textile factory in Hawassa Industrial Park in Southern Nations, Nationalities … Read more Ethiopia bets on clothes to fashion industrial future

Violent drug gang behind bars blew cash on champagne lifestyle including flash cars, designer clothes and luxury hotels

Violent gangsters who flashed the cash on fancy cars, designer clothes and luxury hotels are now paying the full price of their drug crimes. Now behind bars, the gang wreaked havoc on the streets of Liverpool but 19 members of the network were jailed this week. The extent of their champagne lifestyle funded through their illegal acts has now … Read more Violent drug gang behind bars blew cash on champagne lifestyle including flash cars, designer clothes and luxury hotels

Who is Adrienne Vittadini and why is her name in Ivanka Trump’s clothes?

Name: Adrienne Vittadini Age: 72. Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary. Occupation: Fashion designer. Appearance: Exactly like Ivanka Trump. Seriously? That’s quite impressive for a woman of 72. Sorry. To be clear, it’s Vittadini’s clothes that look exactly like Ivanka Trump’s. This Vittadini character had better be careful. The US president enjoys attacking his daughter’s business enemies on … Read more Who is Adrienne Vittadini and why is her name in Ivanka Trump’s clothes?