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- Pete Wentz: really welcoming Simpson family
As a man who has successfully joined the close-knit Simpson clan, Pete Wentz knows a thing or two about fitting in with the really welcoming Simpson family – and has some words of wisdom for the fashion designer Jessica Simpson's fiancé Eric Johnson. "The great thing about being part of the Simpson family is that they're really welcoming –..
- Pippa Middleton's after-royal wedding handbag for sale
Princess Catherine’s sister Pippa Middleton is taking over the royal focus. Already the morning after the royal wedding, Pippa wore a handbag by Modalu London when leaving Goring Hotel in London, which is now sold out. Originally named the Bristol, the company has renamed the handbag ‘The Pippa’. The leather bag with gold detailing is available..
- Polo Ralph Lauren Corporation: net income rise
Polo Ralph Lauren Corporation reported net income of $168 million, or $1.72 per diluted share, for the third quarter of Fiscal 2011, compared to net income of $111 million, or $1.10 per diluted share, for the third quarter of Fiscal 2010. Corporation net income for the first nine months of Fiscal 2011 rose 35 percent to $494 million from $365 million..
- Pop up store British Designers Collective open at Bicester Village
The British Designers Collective is a new pop up store open instantly at Bicester Village. The Oxfordshire based designer shopping outlet will be offering designer items from some of fashion’s most currently tipped talents, such as Felicity Brown, Jonathan Saunders and Holly Fulton at discounted prices. British Designers Collective launched yesterday..
- Post Boxing Day customers hitting the high street
Post Boxing Day blues were quickly restrained, with customers hitting the high street by more than 20 percent over 2009. Tim Denison of Synovate, a market research company, commented: “We fully anticipate this week to be the busiest of the year.” All the notices were positive for very resilient sales this week with the weather expected to..
- Pregnant Alessandra Ambrosio Models at Fashion Week
Those Victoria's Secret models certainly have stamina. Alessandra Ambrosio walked the runway five months pregnant for Brazilian designer, Colcci, during Sao Paulo Fashion Week. The looks she wore included a loose fitting denim suit, and a crochet sweater with short shorts. She was, we now know, two months pregnant when she walked the Victoria's..
- Primark appoints Matalan’s top exec
Value chain Primark has appointed Matalan’s buying director, John Lyttle, to the post of chief operating officer in a strategic move to build on the chain’s expansion plans. Lyttle will be responsible for buying and sourcing across both the UK and international divisions. His appointment comes after the appointment of former Gap exec Katherine..
- Prince William & Kate Middleton bring chic and glamour to their US trip
Kate Middleton and her spouse Prince William arrived in Los Angeles on Thursday for the United States part of their trip through North America. Kate wore a glamorous pale lavender Peridot dress by Roksanda Illinic and high heels as she stepped foot for the first time in the U.S. She and William were greeted by California Gov. Jerry Brown, his wife..
- Prince William & Kate Middleton choose to live normally
It's a good thing Prince William takes pleasure in his fiancée's home cooking, because he and Kate Middleton won't be changing their lifestyle anytime soon. The royal couple, Prince William and Kate Middleton, chooses to live normally does not plan to employ a personal chef, butler, valet, or any other type of servants (apart from their security..
- Prince William and Kate Middleton attend the BAFTA Brit Parade
The glamorous zenith of Duke and Duchess of Cambridge North American trip was the BAFTA Brits to Watch dinner on Saturday night at the Belasco Theatre in Los Angeles. Kate Middleton and Prince William mixed up with the royalty of Tinseltown, from Jennifer Lopez to Nicole Kidman, but as the honorable guests and with a theatrical arrival it was difficult..
- Pure London set to inspire in A/W13
Pure London returns to Olympia this 10 – 12 February for its 33rd season, presenting fashion buyers with an inspirational line-up of contemporary A/W13 collections. Situated in London’s stylish Kensington, the event offers unprecedented access to over 1,000 brands, all edited by price point and collection type. Located on the ground floor, Pure..
- Republic gives more access to exclusive offers
Famous fashion retailer Republic has signed a new Facebook deal to give purchasers access to exclusive offers and campaigns. Realized and managed by One iota, the mobile and Facebook commerce provider, deals will be activated when clients ‘check-in’ on their mobile phone through Facebook to Republic fashion stores in Manchester, Sheffield, Birmingham,..
- Resistant animal gloves with Cut-Tex PRO fabric
Protective Clothing Experts PPSS have now developed and launched ultra tough and puncture resistant animal handling gloves using the world’s strongest cut resistant fabric Cut-Tex PRO. Resistant animal gloves with Cut-Tex PRO fabric and gauntlets have specially been designed to protect dog wardens, animal inspectors and animal welfare professionals. Robert..
- Retailers aim to pass cotton and yarn price increase to their customers
Purchasers will pay pricey cotton and yarn as almost every retailer is aimed to pass the raw materials price increase to their customers, in order to content margins. Recession- based discounts and special offers are to be soon disappeared as cotton prices have reached all-time highs, already doubling in the past year. In a collective warning, US..
- Rihanna glamorous wearing style fascinates both fans and foes
If you are a fan of superstar Rihanna and her glamorous wearing style you should know that it is mainly produced by her brilliant stylist together with her own feeling of fashion and peculiar style. Majority among her admirers and foes find her exceptional style quite fascinating. To start with, it is her passion for shorts and mini-skirts. They..
- Roger Vivier joins Fashion Fringe at Covent Garden Accessories
For Fashion Fringe at Covent Garden Accessories 2011 Roger Vivier is the platform’s new partner. Chaired by Roger Vivier’s Artistic Director, Bruno Frisoni, the initiative points to discover and support new accessories design talent and award them with a 6-month apprenticeship at the French fashion house Roger Vivier. Vivier himself was born..
- Russian beauty Natasha Poly for V Magazine
Russian beauty Natasha Poly shot for the new issue of V Magazine. Recently changed the image and has turned from blonde to brunette supermodel performances in the pages of glossy magazine outfits from the spring-summer collections of brands like Versace, Celine, Jil Sander, Prada, Miu Miu, Giorgio Armani, Christopher Cane. Natasha was taken pictures..
- Sandra Bullock will star along with George Clooney
How will Sandra Bullock follow up her Oscar-winning execution in The Blind Side? Deadline.com is reporting that PEOPLE's Woman of the Year Sandra Bullock will star along with George Clooney in the space adventure Gravity. Sandra Bullock and George Clooney will play the single survivors of a space mission gone erroneous who struggle to get back..
- Savage Beauty celebrates the Lee Alexander McQueen work
Upcoming exhibition Savage Beauty will celebrate the work of the late designer Lee Alexander McQueen. Coinciding with London Fashion Week, the preview of the exhibition took place at the Ritz Hotel. The actual collection featuring postgraduate pieces from 1992 to his final catwalk show in 2010, will be on display from 4th May at the Metropolitan..
- Segal meets hottest couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie
Funnyman Jason Segal hasn't got used to mixing in Hollywood surrounds - he "freaked out" and began sweating after meeting Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. The actor became worldwide recognisable following his chief role in 2008 famous comedy Forgetting Sarah Marshall. But his new notoriety didn't organize him for converse with A-listers - the celebrity..
- Shania Twain's wedding apparel
Shania Twain's wedding with Frédéric Thiébaud in Puerto Rico on New Year's Day had all the aspects of a romantic evening. Wed at sunset, the country celebrity and the Swiss businessman celebrated with 40 of their closest family and friends. As for Shania Twain's wedding apparel, Twain, 45, bought her wedding dress at a small boutique in Switzerland,..
- Shoppers brave the Easter weather
It maybe have seemed more like Christmas than Easter, but British consumers didn't let a bout of cold weather and snow keep them away from the high street over the holidays. According to early reports, the Easter weekend saw a 6 percent increase over 2012 with high street stores outperforming out-of-town centres, according to the retail analyst Springboard,..
- ShopWithYourFriends social shopping solution for eCommerce
ShopWithYourFriends social shopping solution, the online social shopping tool that enables users to shop together in real-time with their friends from popular social networks, announced its official beta launch. ShopWithYourFriends social shopping solution enables users to shop together online with multiple friends, and to create and compose trendy..
- Shy retiring superstar Lady Gaga's pregnancy rumours!
You may or may not have noticed the shy retiring superstar, Lady Gaga out and about on her travels recently – running around in her knickers, eye patch and stilt-shoes, crashing Amazon with the tidal wave of demand for her new album, Born This Way or eating chat show host David Letterman’s questions when she grew tired of answering them. She’s..
- Social networking: the new retailing?
The KPMG/Synovate Retail Think Tank’s latest research discussed the internet and concluded it now forms an integral part of UK retailing. Although still a relatively small part of the whole retail market – somewhere between six and eight percent of the total – online is now about much so more than transactions. Taking into consideration 10..
- Sofia Coppola hates being called a style icon
The 'Somewhere' director Sofia Coppola - who has also worked as a model, photographer and TV host - is surprised when people cite her as a fashion muse and never thinks of herself in that way. Sofia Coppola hates being called a style icon. She explained: "I don't think of myself in the way I think of Tina Chow or Diana Vreeland or someone I thought..
- Swimsuit designer Sylvie Cachay found dead
The swimsuit designer Sylvie Cachay found dead in an overflowing bathtub in a chic Manhattan hotel was strangled and drowned, the medical examiner's office said Wednesday. Sylvie Cachay was discovered half-clothed, face-up in a tub at the Soho House hotel on December 9 after hotel staffers noticed water leaking from the ceiling below her room. She..
- T-shirt limited edition Women for Women International
Harper’s Bazaar fetched together a range of female designers together with Browns boutique to produce a limited edition T-shirt in aid of Women for Women International, a charity helping women whose lives have been shattered by war. Last year Lucy Yeomans, Editor of Harper’s Bazaar and Baghdad-born charity founder and author, Zainab Salbi launched..
- Target announces Jason Wu collaboration
New York-based fashion designer Jason Wu is the latest designer to sign up to produce a special collection for US retailer Target. The limited edition collection for spring will include womenswear, scarves and handbags, and will be priced from $19.99 to $59.99. The line launches on February 5, 2012, and will be available until March 6, 2012 at most..
- Tatiana Cotliar: Lights, camera, action
When Marc Jacobs tore down a wall of brown paper covering the stage at his autumn/winter 2010/11 show in New York in February, he also revealed his newest muse, Tatiana Cotliar, known as Tati. She was given the task of opening the show for Jacobs, a privilege usually reserved for the biggest names. A few months earlier, the 21-year-old had been an..
- Taylor Swift is not, by nature, a party girl
Taylor Swift, not, by nature, a party girl, will turn 21 on Dec. 13, but she isn't arranging a crazy night out to celebrate accomplishing the official drinking age. In its place, she's going to stay home and spot the milestone with a holiday party. "I definitely want a winter-themed birthday – Christmas-themed," she tells PEOPLE. "And I'd really..
- Taylor Swift: Katy Perry is just like crazy fun
When asked which superstar she'd want to take to a prom, singer Taylor Swift chooses a few marvel suggestions. "It would be a group, and it would be a really fun group," the singer Taylor Swift, 21, says on the January 3 episode of the Rachael Ray performance. "Because all these different reasons. Well, Katy Perry would be so much fun. Katy Perry..
- The Bantie Designer Collection at Bemz
The Bantie Designer Collection at Bemz, the Swedish company that admits shoppers to personalize their IKEA sofas, chairs and cushions, revealed the latest partnership with up-and-coming Swedish design house Bantie. Four new Bantie patterns will be available as slipcovers for IKEA sofas and chairs on the Bemz website in spring 2011. The Bantie Designer..
- The Beach Essentials Checklist
Have you gone to the beach yet this summer? I haven’t, and I’m just dying to go. Here in Northern California, the weather’s been pretty bad for most of the summer, so now that it has finally warmed up in August, a beach trip is in order. I love going to the beach with my friends, laying in the sun, and reading gossip magazines. It’s a great..
- The Closet Thinker
Whatever one's age, this week is redolent of the start of a new term, a marker of the end of the summer holidays, and a return to routine. There are those who find this inspiring, others who suffer a sinking feeling, and some who see it as an excuse to go shopping, to stock up on autumn essentials. Dedicated followers of fashion, however, will be..
- Pete Wentz: really welcoming Simpson family