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The pop stars who have conquered the fashion world

Pop stars have always been clothes horses for fashion designers - but more and more of them are turning to designing themselves.So far this year, Skepta has released his debut fashion range and Zayn Malik's Versace Versus collection was unveiled.They join a list of musicians-turned-designers that already includes names like Victoria Beckham, Kanye West and Rihanna.But how easy is it for a pop star to become a successful designer in a world where, traditionally, you had to cut your teeth in...

Chanel Iman catches the eye in thigh-skimming satin minidress... while Jourdan Dunn sports frayed denim as they lead the glamour on an eventful day at Paris Fashion Week

By Laura Fox For MailonlinePublished: 16:28 EDT, 2 October 2017 | Updated: 22:43 EDT, 5 October 2017 They are no stranger to a style trend or two, both on and off the catwalk.And it seemed Chanel Iman and Jourdan Dunn were giving designers future inspiration with their amazing ensembles as they attended Paris Fashion Week on Monday.Chanel, 26, chose a stylish blue metallic satin minidress and matching thigh-high boots, while Jourdan, 27, went more casual in a frayed denim dress and...

EU to investigate $54 billion Luxottica, Essilor deal

BRUSSELS/MILAN (Reuters) - EU antitrust regulators will investigate whether the planned 46-billion-euro ($54 billion) merger of Italian eyewear maker Luxottica and French lens manufacturer Essilor could drive out rivals from the market or push up prices. The European Commission opened a full-scale investigation on Tuesday, saying the deal involving the two companies, both top-ranked in their sectors, may reduce competition in ophthalmic lenses and eyewear. The move came after Luxottica...