Tuesday, April 14, 2015
A handwritten notebook by British World War II code-breaking genius Alan Turing is expected to bring at least US$1 million at auction in New York on Monday.
Monday, April 13, 2015
There are plenty of creative bags to covet at Taipei IN Style. As the name would indicate, the collection at Taiwanese brand Crazip is inspired by the everyday zipper: each bag looks like it's stitched together with dozens of polyester zippers.
2015 Taipei IN Style (TIS) Spring session closed yesterday and, despite the rainy weather, the public crowded in during the weekend to join one of the biggest fashion feasts in Asia.
Brands gathered by the British Council Taiwan. (英國文化協會所匯集之英國品牌攤位。)
Nicolas Beckers and Esther Liu Ping-yan (劉品言).
France's waif obsession means its fashion sector snubs many women with bigger body types, but there is no need for a ban on ultra-thin models, said the patron of a plus-size Paris catwalk show under way this weekend.
For decades after World War II Nationalist soldier Zeng Hui was ostracised by China's Communist authorities, despite having fought against arch-enemy Japan.
An online rush replaced the traditional overnight queues outside Apple stores Friday as the iconic tech company began taking orders and letting shoppers get their hands on its much-vaunted smartwatch for the first time.
Fleece jackets, piles of hay, a fuzzy stuffed animal sloth and a lot of fruit were on Bobbi Gordon's shopping list when she became a surrogate mother to a big-eyed, spikey-haired little boy.