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2009-09-01 11:43:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Narciso Rodriguez, known for his sleek and sculpted fashion design, receives the distinguished title of "Mercedes-Benz Presents" designer for this season's spring 2010 fashion shows at Bryant Park from September 10-17, 2009. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090901/NY68904 ) Returning to the iconic tents of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week for a second season, Narciso Rodriguez is showing his collection on Tuesday, September 15th at 8:00 PM at the...

2006-03-22 08:30:34

By Alexandria Sage LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The capital of the movie industry may finally be gaining the respect it craves from fashion watchers this week, as it rolls out its home-grown talent in an eclectic series of runway shows. With 35 shows over a week-long period, Los Angeles Fashion Week aims to celebrate local designers -- from the innovative tailoring of Louis Verdad to red carpet favorite Kevan Hall to jeans makers Rock & Republic and Antik Denim -- with various others...

Word of the Day
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.