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End of the runway? Fashion world mulls post-COVID future

WorldNews Friday, 18 September 2020
End of the runway? Fashion world mulls post-COVID futureLONDON (AP) — It’s the September fashion week season, and in any other year London would be abuzz with fashionistas zipping across town in Mercedes Benzes, hobnobbing with celebrities at glittering catwalk shows before sipping champagne at late-night parties. This is no typical year, though, and London Fashion Week is decidedly less glamorous. There are all of three socially-distanced catwalk shows, with a smattering of small salon shows or invitation-only appointments offered by designers like Victoria Beckham and Christopher Kane. International buyers, editors, and models aren’t jetting in. With most designers showing their wares online only, style in the COVID era is largely limited to...
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