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Edun's rocker chic tweeds & tartans

A model at the show for Edun, the

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Edun, created by Bono and his wife, Ali Hewson, is a labor of love, an attempt to fuel economies in impoverished communities by creating a clothing line using pieces made in Africa or fabrics sourced from there. For fall, the collection revamps classics like tweed and tartans and turns them rock star chic.

Eye-catchers include cute tweed blazers and miniskirts juiced up in shades of electric...

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Rag & Bone: Desert dreams

Rag & Bone designers David Neville and Marcus Wainwright seemed to have a journey in mind — over the parched desert sands.  For those of you not quite ready to hit the Sahara, this collection may be the next best thing, perhaps because it’s not obviously desert-y.  You’ll find no safari jackets here, no tribal prints.

Instead, the boys drop hints about travel, and Africa, like...

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