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How Kering Eyewear Is Striving to Become Ecologically Sustainable

Kering Eyewear is making moves to become one of the leading players in the sustainability movement sweeping fashion. The French firm, under the umbrella of Kering Group, has partnered with Bio-on, an Italian company that develops and researchers renewable materials, specifically bioplastics. Both companies aim to create biodegradable spectacles in the effort to change the practices of the industry as a whole.Kering EyewearKering Eyewear.“The partnership with Bio-on represents a tangible sign...

An artist's eye: Howard Hodgkin's private collection

On Tuesday, Sotheby’s will host an auction in London that will afford visitors and bidders a glimpse into the very private and intimate world of one the greatest artists of the late 20th century. Hodkin's living room in Bloomsbury included wall hung 19th century Persian carpets, a 16th century Spanish statue of a saint, a brass 16/17th century brass pilgrim flask, from the Deccan, India, a bust of King George II (1683-1760) by the sculptor Michael Rysbrack, (c.1739), 18th century relief...

Get designer Saint Laurent-style sparkly boots for less at New Look

If you have been admiring the mega-sparkly, glittery boots from French powerhouse Saint Laurent, but can’t stretch to the near £10,000 price tag, you’re in luck! New Look have produced a near-identical copy of the galactic slouch boots, for a fraction of the price - a purse-friendly £44.99! The designer boots in question have been seen on a whole host of celebrities, including Rihanna, socialite Petra Ecclestone, and supermodel Kendall Jenner, who even shared a photo of them on her...