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Fashion, politics make strange bedfellows during presidential election season

CLEVELAND - Republican politics hasn't been the only elephant in the room this week at the party's national convention at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. There have been fashions (including elephant-adorned garb) that, while being far from the focus of the week's events, were hard to miss.

Fashion

Loving Theresa May's shoes

Power dressing may be getting a new bounce thanks to Theresa May, who wore her signature kitten-heel, leopard-print shoes Wednesday, her first day as prime minister of the United Kingdom.

Fashion

This summer, the movies’ fashions pack a punch

From the all-star cast of the super-powered “Suicide Squad” and otherworldly “Alice Through the Looking Glass” to the couture-rich comedies “Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie” and “Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping,” theater screens are practically runways this year.

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Art2Wear designers make final preparations

NC State student and Art2Wear designer Leeza Regensburger talks about final preparations being made for this year's Art2Wear fashion show.
Jill Knight jhknight@newsobserver.com
Art2Wear designers make final preparations 0:45

Art2Wear designers make final preparations

Clothed in Hope founder Amy Bardi talks about the African non-profit that she runs from Apex 2:20

Clothed in Hope founder Amy Bardi talks about the African non-profit that she runs from Apex

From shoe lover to shoemaker 1:34

From shoe lover to shoemaker

Emerging Design Whitney Robinson of Freshly Given 1:22

Emerging Design Whitney Robinson of Freshly Given