Five designers of African origin are making their runway debut in Milan Fashion Week on Wednesday under the banner "We are Made in Italy.”
The 10 days of high-end catwalk shows usually held in the French capital will be replaced by online presentations and films, echoing a similar set-up in New York, London and Milan.
The focus on faces during video chats and the convenience of hiding under a mask are fuelling a cosmetic surgery boom in Albania - but rogue operators are putting some patients at risk.
The candidates included a woman fighting the 'thin is beautiful' ideal, another focused on informing the public about the downsides of religious sects and a third is an activist fighting gender pay gaps.
Cardi B has revealed that her husband, Offset, bought her a $20,500 (£14,810) handbag.
Born without arms, Bueno’s dream of being a dancer seemed painfully unrealistic - especially in a small town in rural Brazil, where her disability made her a social curiosity.
‘Barbie would be our woman of choice to open the show,’ says fashion designer.