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How 6 Celebrity Stylists Would Wear Baggy Jeans

If the thought of squeezing into a pair of skinny jeans horrifies you, you’re in luck: Big, baggy denim is in this year. Soon after skinnies were deemed cheugy in 2021, a slew of stylish stars and models were spotted in the antithesis of pin-thin denim. Hailey Bieber, for instance, leaned into the grungy look and paired oversized jeans with an equally large bomber jacket and dad hat. Balenciaga also made the silhouette its signature (its spring 2022 collection saw them styled with moto jackets and turtlenecks, for one). 

If straight-leg jeans are more your vibe, slipping into a more

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The Launch: December’s Hottest Fashion Drops

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Celine Debuts Cuir Triomphe Handbags

Who: Celine

What: Cuir Triomphe handbags

Where: Available online at celine.com and at Celine stores worldwide

Why: Under Hedi Slimane’s discerning eye, Celine has been looking both to the past and the future with refined silhouettes that speak to a younger customer while honoring the savoir faire of the maison. The Cuir Triomphe line, which debuted in the pre-spring collection Les Grands Classique, features the Celine logo embossed in leather, and each bag is made using minimal metal to let the leather handiwork shine. The line, mainly done in tan and black to offer

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Balmain Teases Unisex Barbie Collection + Other Fashion News

Photography via Instagram.com/@balmain

Plus Sentaler releases a limited edition pink coat and Nobis has a new brand ambassador.

Balmain is giving Barbie and Ken a makeover

If you’ve ever wanted to be a Barbie girl in a Barbie world à la Aqua’s iconic lyrics, Balmain is here to help. Creative director Olivier Rousteing described the collab to WWD as a “bridge between Barbie and the Balmain couture world, of a house born in Paris in 1945.” The 70-piece collection — ranging from 195 to 29,990 euros (CAD$280 to $43,060) — teases unisex styles

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Shenendehowa graduate creates ethical activewear to fight fast fashion

CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. (NEWS10) – After graduating from Notre Dame and a brief stint on Wall Street, Tommy Flaim started an ethical activewear brand called Fox & Robin to improve working conditions in the fashion industry. The Shenendehowa graduate created workout clothes that are made for athletes and couch potatoes.

“I grew up in Clifton Park. I played soccer and tennis at Shen. I grew up playing sports it’s what I knew,” said Flaim.

Fox & Robin is a benefit corporation so they are legally obligated to

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The List: January’s Most Important Fashion News

“The List” is PAPER‘s definitive roundup of the most important fashion launches of the month. From store openings to new podcasts, collaborations, initiatives, campaigns, pop-ups, capsules and product releases, we’ve curated the most exclusive and special style announcements from around the world. Scroll through, below, to see what’s in store for January.

Barbie and Balmain Are Teaming Up on a Collection and NFTs

Courtesy of Mattel

The first big fashion collab of 2022 is here: Barbie and Balmain are teaming up on a new ready-to-wear and accessories collection.The partnership also includes three Barbie x Balmain NFTs (Barbie and Ken

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Florence Pugh Has Already Found the Year’s Greatest Party Shoes

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Even if today weren’t Florence Pugh’s birthday, the 26-year-old star would have plenty of reasons to celebrate. After ending 2021 with a viral guest appearance on Marvel’s Hawkeye series, Pugh has been offering her social media followers a glimpse at her off-duty fun and a burgeoning collection of chunky shoes that would make the Spice Girls proud. In the last 24 hours, Pugh has shared two epic pairs of sky-high heels and ’90s inspired looks to match. 

Pugh went for a pair of Harris Reed’s H-Boots

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HoYeon Jung Rocks the Coolest Sneakers of the Moment

If you’re not a heels fan, we’ve got some good news for you: Sneakers are still very much in for 2022. For one, the spring 2022 runways at Miu Miu, Givenchy, and Bottega Veneta have all proven that a polished ensemble can still include casual (and, most importantly, flat) kicks. Street style-wise, we’ve also seen stars like Dua Lipa and Bella Hadid wear elevated sneaks just this week. But it’s South Korean model and Squid Game star HoYeon Jung who’s truly kicking off the new year right by wearing one of the coolest sneakers of the moment.

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Nike Says Lululemon’s Mirror Infringes Digital Patents

Nike Inc. sued Lululemon Athletica Inc. claiming its Mirror Home Gym and mobile app infringes its patents for digital home exercise equipment.

The Nike suit is the latest in the thriving home fitness industry, where companies are turning to the courts to protect their own products from competition while expanding into new lines of business. Lululemon, once solely a yogawear company, acquired startup Mirror for $500 million in 2020.

Nike lawsuit’s paints the Mirror as a novice in the market while “Nike has spent decades creating game-changing digital sport technologies” since the 1980s.

To prove its expertise, Nike pointed to

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Chinese fashion photographer apologizes after backlash over Dior work

HONG KONG — A Chinese fashion photographer has apologized after backlash over work she did for French luxury brand Dior. 

The picture featured a tan, freckled model of Asian descent wearing traditional Chinese clothing while holding a black Lady Dior bag. It was criticized for perpetuating Western stereotypes of East Asian faces and failing to represent beauty standards in the region, which typically favor fairer skin and large eyes. 

The photo was removed from display at a Dior fashion exhibition in Shanghai in the wake of the controversy. 

Chen Man acknowledged the criticism of the photo as well as some

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