Five Things You May Have Missed This Weekend

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Five Things You May Have Missed This Weekend
Yaseen Dockrat

From Milan Fashion Week to the Super Bowl Halftime show lineup, here are five things things you may have missed over the weekend. 

Rihanna to headline Super Bowl Halftime Show

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Rihanna has been named as the headline act for the Super Bowl Halftime Show next year. The performance will be sponsored by Apple Music and will take place at the State Farm Stadium in Arizona on February 12. The news came via the NFL’s official Instagram account. The NFL Super Bowl is one of the most watched events in the world of sports. Last year’s Super Bowl Halftime Show attracted more than 120 million viewers. 

Moncler celebrates its 70th anniversary

Models lined up for in white puffer jackets and hats for Moncler's 70th anniversary

Moncler has been around for a long time: 70 years to be exact. During its seven-decade-long life span, the company founded in Monestier-de-Claremont first manufactured sporting goods has now transcended to creating the Moncler Genius project where well-known designers can create collections and reinterpret Moncler’s identity. 

Milan Fashion Week is a return to tailoring

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Classic Italian tailoring made its much-awaited comeback at Milan Fashion Week SS/23. Italian luxury brands have reformed the fitted suit and given it a modern refresh, where comfort is at the centre of attention. From Gucci and Bottega Veneta to Bally and Jill Sander, all have embraced the latest everyday suiting trend. 

Rick Owens launched his first flagship store in Dubai

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Rick Owens launched his latest store and the first in Dubai. Located at The Dubai Mall, the store is carrying the brand’s signature spirit which can be found in the architectural elements of the space. The store feature pink Prong benches – seen for the first time in a Rick Owens store. Clothing and merchandise are displayed on geometrically metal fixtures. The store is also home to a carefully curated selection of some of Rick Owen’s best designs. 

Dsquared2 SS/23 Womenswear takes it back to the beach

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For its SS/23 collection Dsquared2 has decided to create a full collection of beach-ready apparel. Boasting bright summery colours, the collection features the perfect pallet and fabric for the summer. Case in Point: the transparent baby blue lace jacket over a fade-away check shirt, with filmy techno tulle, printed skirt. If you’re heading to the beach during SS/23, Dsquared2 is your best option.