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Latest update : 2014-02-07

Special show on sneakers

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It all started in the 1980s in Harlem. Rappers wore basketball sneakers to create an identity and distinguish them from other musicians. In 1986, New York rap group Run DMC wrote a song entitled "My Adidas". It got them a one million dollar contract and kick-started a movement with the birth of an icon. Three decades later, the idolization has turned into a lucrative business with an estimated market value of 30 billion dollars.

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2014-12-26 fashion

Fashion, what's happened in 2014

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2014-12-12 fashion

Christmas, luxury and philanthropy

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2014-11-28 fashion

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2014-11-14 fashion

The extraordinary Nutcrucker by Verbruggen and French designers On Aura Tout Vu

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2014-10-31 fashion

Olivier Châtenet reveals the secrets of Yves Saint Laurent

The 7.5 group holds its events by appointment only in a luxurious townhouse in Paris’s 5th arrondissement. This art collectors’ club is for the exclusive use of its members and...

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