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YSL ad triggers outcry at Paris Fashion Week; plus Rihanna’s new line

By THOMAS ADAMSONPARIS (AP) — Chanel rocketed into space Tuesday at Paris Fashion Week in an interstellar-themed show spectacular that saw designer Karl Lagerfeld reach for the stars — and a star-filled front row.Singer-turned-fashion designer Rihanna stunned crowds in a standout citrus lime coat at her Fenty X Puma collection that channeled school-girl-gone-bad.And Paris saw protest against a controversial new “Saint Laurent” ad campaign that rights groups say is sexist.Here are the...

YSL ad triggers sexism outcry as Chanel rockets to space

Chanel rocketed into space Tuesday at Paris Fashion Week in an interstellar-themed show spectacular that saw designer Karl Lagerfeld reach for the stars - and a star-filled front row.Singer-turned-fashion designer Rihanna stunned crowds in a standout citrus lime coat at her Fenty X Puma collection that channeled school-girl-gone-bad.And Paris saw protest against a controversial new "Saint Laurent" ad campaign that rights groups say is sexist.ADVERTISEMENTHere are the highlights:___CHANEL'S...

Kering x Maison Cartier launch eyewear

Kering Eyewear will integrate the Manufacture Cartier Lunettes plant in Sucy-en-Brie, France.Kering Eyewear, part of Kering global Luxury group, and the Maison Cartier, owned by Compagnie Financière Richemont, announced a joint project in the eyewear segment. The partnership will create a platform for the development, manufacturing and worldwide distribution of the Cartier eyewear collection.Founded in 1847, the Maison Cartier is one of the world’s most esteemed houses of luxury. The Maison...