Thu, August 19, 2010

World Fashion Weeks

Cosmetic design contest at China Fashion Week

A model presents a creation for a colorful cosmetic design contest at China Fashion Week in Beijing November 12, 2008. Full story

BACKGROUND

Fashion week

A fashion week is a fashion industry event, lasting approximately one week, which allows fashion designers to display their latest collections in runway shows and buyers to take a look at the latest trends.

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