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- Dior celebrates its passion for screen goddesses with new book
Rizzoli Editions presents Stars in Dior, a coffee table book that features the most iconic actresses from the world in outfits by the couturier. The book is a collection of 250 images - extracts from movie scenes, photos from the shoots as well as official photos -- with commentary by journalist Jérôme Hanover. From Marlène Dietrich to Sophia..
- Dior collection at Paris Fashion Week without Galliano to applaud
Christian Dior will become on Friday the biggest fashion brand in recent history to present a catwalk collection at Paris Fashion Week without a star designer to applaud. Dior - the jewel in the couture crown of the world's biggest luxury group LVMH - fired chief designer John Galliano three days ago for making anti-Semitic comments in a video where..
- Dior Go Back To Versailles With Second 'Secret Garden' Short Film Starring Daria Strokous
Remember Dior's short film from last year where Daria Strokous, Melissa Stasiuk and Xiao Wen Ju ran through the grounds of the Château de Versailles to the sound of Depeche Mode? It was hardly a secret, as it received about 25 million views on YouTube. Well the Dior gang are back in the grounds of Versailles for a second installment, with the 'Secret..
- Divots merino wool sweaters in 2011 Apparel Collection
The golf apparel company Divots Sportswear, the oldest private golf apparel company in the country, is introducing a new range of luxurious merino wool sweaters in its 2011 Apparel Collection. The long sleeve, zip-neck sweater range comes in a mingle of 80 per cent merino wool and 20 per cent silk for unparalleled comfort, warmth and permanence...
- Dolce & Gabbana's sparkling jackets on curvy models stunned Milan Fashion Week
Dolce & Gabbana's sparkling jackets and star-studded dresses on curvy models stunned Milan Fashion Week on Sunday, as guests and viewers around the world watched the action backstage streamed live. The pair had gone for slightly rounder-looking girls for their skin-tight dresses, adding a touch of feminine shape and sensuality to a collection..
- Dolce and Gabbana commented on their online store launch
The most remarkable parts of the Dolce and Gabbana brand's online store launch with YOOX, (and more ordinarily do interviews about clothing Madonna's biceps or Kylie's derriere, it doesn't look to be the most remarkable issue possible) is in reality quite insightful. Dolce and Gabbana commented on taking the risk of putting many a newspaper fashion..
- Dolce&Gabbana open e-boutique
High-class fashion e-boutique Dolce&Gabbana celebrated the release of its new online commerce venture at Westfield shopping hub in West London. The festivity went after Dolce&Gabbana had a supposedly decrease with Selfridges department store, where the famous fashion brand will not be available starting next season. The Dolce&Gabbana..
- Dormeuil luxury suit collection
Extra adding to the India’s previously rising luxury quotient, Dormeuil, a premium fabric manufacturer from United Kingdom, has recently launched a Dormeuil luxury suit collection in the range of five to five and a half million rupees, in the Indian market. The Dormeuil range includes six various kinds of fabrics, like ‘Vanquish-II' which was..
- Ecoist Brand. The Essentials
What do you obtain whilst you gather candy wrappers, rice bags and vinyl records and have artisans from all parts of the planet rework these unlikely materials? Remarkably colorful bags, gifts and jewelry for design-minded individuals! Ecoist is a Miami-based enterprise that presents smart one-of-a-kind pieces. Check out their trademark product –..
- Eki Orleans participates at Arise Magazine Fashion Week in Lagos
African design talent showcased their latest collections during the Arise Magazine Fashion Week in Lagos, Nigeria. Womenswear label Eki Orleans was selected as one of the 50 designers to take part in, and show its Autumn\Winter 2011 collections to press and purchasers. Eki Orleans was selected for her vivid African inspired prints. The collection..
- Elegance and femininity a woman can possess with mini mini collection
The women’s wear brand was founded in April 2010 by creative director Monika Gupta and its products are available to buy online. mini mini, a brand new fashion collection, is pleased to unveil their Spring Summer 2011 range, a collection that is inspired by Parisian glamour and smartness. Monika Gupta may seem like an improbable contender to..
- Emporio Armani to clothe the Italian Olympic athletes
As they speak about training, there are absolutely two different groups when it comes to clothing deals – that ones who like to stock up on extremely elastic lycra with small pockets for keys and iPod, and the rest of who put on horrible loose t-shirts with old leggings. Evidently if you are exercising for the Olympic Games, you are properly supplied;..
- Enjoy a taste of being celebrity with Louis Vuitton's Eva Clutch
Perfection is a road, not a destination. Whenever you come to Louis Vuitton bags you realize that your dreams are coming true step by step. After all, every woman desires a Louis Vuitton bag and those clutches are easier to attract our attention. Like this Louis Vuitton Handbag Monogram Canvas Eva Clutch M95567, it is so refined and chic that every..
- Escada Design Competition for Students
Escada, the international fashion company for women’s wear and fashions accessory, has released a contest to acquire a victorious design sketch with the reward of a 6-months internship in the Escada design department at its Munich head offices. In festivity of the Design Museum’s Drawing Fashion exhibition, which showcases fashion images from..
- Ethical fashion brand Pants to Poverty debuts
New ethical fashion brand Pants to Poverty will debut this month at trade fair Pure Spirit. The brand Pants to Poverty have recruited over 150 students from Central St Martin’s to take over the streets of London on February 9th in their pants to celebrate the launch and support Fairtrade Fortnight from 28th February – 13th March. The students..
- European luxury brand markets closed in green
Wednesday brought good courage within the European luxury brand markets that closed in green for the fifth successive day. In the meantime, the S&P 500 paused near a seven-week high on low volume on Wednesday before the start of revenue reports next week, which investors hoped would provide the catalyst for stocks to advance. As reported by..
- Evening Collection by Zara Casual
Zara Casual introduces their new evening collection. The Evening Collection by Zara Casual is fulfiled with a lot of opportunities to select from when heading out to a holiday party. If you’re looking for a collection that screams sophistication, then look no further. Each one loves the pieces in this evening collection especially the black pleated..
- Every Skinny Jeans Addict Should Try The New Skinny Skinny Jeans!
Although I was waiting for the skinny jeans mania to be over seasons ago, it didn’t. Although I was hoping for the skinny jeans craze to naturally fade two years ago, it didn’t. It just went upwards in being even more popular, even more sold&bought. Even more hipster-ized! Women and men of all ages and physical-shapes wear skinny jeans regardless..
- Ex-Gucci talent replaces Anya Hindmarch as new chief executive
Anya Hindmarch, the British accessories label behind the eponymous 'I'm is not a plastic bag', has appointed a new chief executive. James McArthur, a former banker who previously lent his talents to Harrods and Balenciaga and Gucci Group, will replace Hindmarch herself, who will focus on the creative direction of the brand. Ms Hindmarch said: “I..
- Exclusive marketer for Salt Life - Delta Apparel
Delta Apparel Inc has entered into a new licensing agreement as an exclusive marketer of Salt Life, maker of beach lifestyle apparel and accessories. Salt Life is an authentic, aspirational and lifestyle brand that embraces those that love the ocean and everything associated with living the Salt Life. Founded in 2003 by four avid watermen from Jacksonville..
- Façonnable spring 2011 collection
The spirit of the French Riviera - its extraordinary color, rich history and unambiguous style - is the starting point for Façonnable spring 2011 collection. Drawing on the heritage of founder Jean Goldberg and his original atelier to the stars, spring’s at-ease message is a master class in the Art de Vivre. The Façonnable woman - confident,..
- Fashion brand Stitch Ministry closes down
There has been an approved announcement from Stitch Ministry, a fashion brand from New Zealand, that it would be soon putting down its shutters. The brand Stitch Ministry was famous for its women’s wear that closely followed the latest trends. The firm stated that its decision to close down has come on the back of the tough competition prevailing..
- Fashion designer Mireille Dagher launches luxurious collection at CFW
Fashion designer Mireille Dagher will introduce her latest collection at Couture Fashion Week at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday February 19, 2011. Marking the second manifestation of the prominent Lebanese designer at the prominent occasion, the fashion show will be held in the legendary Grand Ballroom of the Waldorf-Astoria on Park Avenue, New York City. Fashion..
- Fashion house Dolce and Gabbana
Fashion house Dolce and Gabbana is one of the hugest in the world of fashion, though in practice the youngest. Nowadays, its value exceeds 645 million dollars. Many boutiques around the globe, a large staff of devotees, successful performances – it is an integral part of the Dolce and Gabbana. Since its launch, brand Dolce & Gabbana has become..
- Fashion house Givenchy launches Obsedia accessory collection
Fashion house Givenchy is launching a new accessory collection called Obsedia. Creative Director since 2005, Italian designer Richard Tisci created the line of accessories. Tisci graduated with honours from London’s Central Saint Martins Academy, and presented his first collection under his own name in September 2004. The Givenchy Obsedia accessory..
- Fashion symbol of French couture: Yves Saint Laurent
Yves Saint Laurent fashion house is a symbol of French couture. The history of this brand takes start in early sixties of the past century. In 1962 the first YSL collection, inspired by national costumes of different nations, was released. YSL gave life to many fashion trends, such as beatnik look. This company made tight pants, high boots and safari..
- FashionUnited Top 100 Index closed in positive
Waving bye to not only the year but a gray week, the FashionUnited Top 100 Index closed Thursday in positive, after upping by 2.38 points and reaching 1.260.89 at market close. Among the best performances, two Japanese: Sanei International & FastRetailing. European stock markets sett off its early gains and loses its grip over the market, the..
- Fendi holds a runway show with childrenswear collection
Nothing gets us flapping and melting (apart from pictures of kittens in the childrenswear collection) than the picture of very fashionably dressed little people. Just like other top ready-to-wear lines, like Stella McCartney and Gucci, who just new that their designs could work perfectly in baby versions. To celebrate their childrenswear collection,..
- Ferragamo launches first ever jewelry collection
Italian producer of luxury goods Salvatore Ferragamo released its first ever collection of jewelry pieces this week, attracting prosperous customers who consider gold, precious stones and jewels as a safe investment within vague financial situation. Salvatore Ferragamo, which listed in Milan in June a week after Prada first appeared in Hong Kong,..
- Ferrari FF travelling bag
Since its inception in 1929, Enzo Ferrari’s company has become synonymous with luxury, speed and sports. Perhaps the worlds most well known racing team in Formula 1, Ferrari along with Michael Schumacher won the championship 4 years in a row between 2000 and 2004. With a worldwide fan base everybody wants to own a piece of Ferrari memorabilia. However..
- First company-owned stores in China by Polo Ralph Lauren
Polo Ralph Lauren is planning to open its first company-owned stores in mainland China. Roger Farah, president, told analysts the brand was looking for store locations not only in the fashion capitals of Beijing and Shanghai, but in other Chinese cities. “A lot of second- and third-tier cities are now beginning to gel and exhibit customer demand,..
- Following in Kate Middleton’s weekend attire
Kate Middleton has spent the weekend wearing enough outstanding and gorgeous outfits to make sure that the challenging harmony between fashion and time is preserved for the rest of us. The morning of Saturday met Kate Middleton attending for the first time Trooping The Colour (the official anniversary of the Queen), and she chose an ivory double-breasted..
- Forever 21 clothing company's large expansion plan into Europe
US clothing company Forever 21 is working on a large expansion plan into Europe. Last year, the business opened stores in Birmingham and Dublin. The third shop will open in Vienna this May, and Brussels and Barcelona will follow a month later. In the coming months, Belgium will see the launch of two stores, and in autumn also London and Amsterdam will..
- Fragrance Review: Gucci Guilty
They had me at oriental floral. I've been intrigued by Gucci Guilty from the beginning, both the name and the bottle seemed very sexy. So that sexiest of all holidays, Valentine's Day, seemed the perfect time to try it out. (Are there other sexy holidays, though, really? Despite what Victoria's Secret or "excuses to dress slutty on theme" might dictate,..
- Fred Perry to launch Amy Winehouse’s collections
Last month sportswear brand Fred Perry closed the production of the Amy Winehouse partnership, after she passed away on July 23rd. After her sudden death, it came to light that Amy Winehouse had designed two more collections of outfits with Fred Perry, after her first triumphant line for the sportswear label – a charming ‘50s inspired collection..
- Dior celebrates its passion for screen goddesses with new book