- Category: Brands (continued)
- Mango takes the online world offline with new blogger project
Keeping up with the blogosphere, Spanish retailer Mango is taking the online world offline with its new blogger project. Seven international bloggers are asked to demonstrate their styling skills at the ‘Mango loves fashion bloggers’ initiative. The new blogosphere project is divided into two stages. The first is taking place on 23rd March at..
- Marc by Marc Jacobs releases Pretty cosmetics case
Fashion designer Marc Jacobs named himself this cosmetics case 'Pretty', and it's really pretty - in vivid fuchsia and purple leopard print, and with one-color printed lining the Pretty case from Marc by Marc Jacobs is one of the coolest cosmetics cases you have ever seen before. Pretty cosmetics case is big enough to hold everything you need whether..
- Marc Jacobs next in the line for Christian Dior
A new suspicious emerged in the huge game of Cluedo that is the fashion house of Christian Dior. First it was supposed that it could be Riccardo Tisci with the laser-cutter in the Library. Then the people's suggestions twisted to Haider Ackerman with the leather burnisher in the Hall. What is the latest surprise? Might it be Marc Jacobs with a pair..
- Marks & Spencer chooses Hollywood stars for its campaign
Marks & Spencer fashion label has preferred the Hollywood direction for its recent campaign, opting for model-actress Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and performer Ryan Reynolds as the representatives of its fashion winter collections. The Hollywood stars are a distant shift from collaborating with Twiggy and Erin O'Connor, two very famous faces from..
- Material Girl collection of apparel and accessories
The joint venture between Madonna and Iconix Brand Group Inc, announced its first global collaboration with Hudson's Bay Company for its junior brand, Material Girl. The Material Girl collection of apparel and accessories will be exclusively available in all Bay doors this spring 2011. This is the first license outside of the United States for "Material..
- Matthew Williamson teams up with Macy's for new capsule collection
Matthew Williamson, British designer, is teaming up with US department store, Macy's, to produce a new capsule collection. The range will consist of 30 pieces from evening and daywear, including embellished dresses, playsuits, leathers and printed scarves. Prices will start at a very accessible price point of £31 ($50). ‘The collection aims..
- Med Couture Spring Collection by Peaches Uniforms
Peaches Uniforms, a top manufacturer of medical uniforms and scrubs for healthcare professionals is at it again. Inspired by athletic apparel, the Med Spring Couture collection is the first scrub line to focus on Lycra stretch fabric. The “new” Med Couture collection is available in retail stores and online. The Med Couture Spring Collection,..
- Medwinds brand and e-shop to launch the Online Fashion Awards 2011
Together with Spanish fashion brand Medwinds, e-shop handbag.com is launching the Online Fashion Awards 2011. The ceremony will celebrate all things fashion online, including products, site’s usability, design and special online features. handbag.com readers can nominate their favourite fashion website, and the top 50 nominees will then be passed..
- Meltin' Pot project Style me up
Italian jeans label Meltin' Pot announced 12 months of style indulgence with its ‘style me up’ project. To celebrate the release of its e-shop, Meltin’ Pot is organising a global online styling project. The project Style me up will collaborate with international style bloggers to create a 12 month calendar of global Metlin’ Pot looks..
- Messe Frankfurt France launches Apparel Sourcing brand
Messe Frankfurt France launches a totally separate brand Apparel Sourcing totally devoted to garment manufacture and fashion accessories. Following the launch in 2010 of Apparel Sourcing in New York, Michael Scherpe, President of Messe Frankfurt France, had announced the possibility of launching this new brand from the group in Paris while discussing..
- Michael Kors sets to revolutionize London luxury shopping
Primary American designer, Michael Kors, looks set to revolutionize London luxury shopping. He will open his Regent Street store next week, having just opened his first in Paris, but the new London hotspot will offer a selection of inexpensive fashion and lifestyle pieces mixed in with exclusively designed new items. In a lifestyle concept design,..
- Milan Fashion Week glamorous show
Glitterati, hawkish purchasers and fashion-savvy critics flocked to the Italian capital on Wednesday for the start of Milan Fashion Week glamorous show. After London and New York, fashionistas flew in to see over 66 designers on show on 76 runways, including an exclusive few who will show off their collections on catwalks in front of the city's..
- Milan Fashion Week: Emporio Armani Spring 2012 collection
Runway show of Giorgio Armani collection staged Monday, September 26 in Milan, may be called the return of purity to modern dressing. Three perfectly wonderful women almost glided across the catwalk in Giorgio Armani's Milan space of the show, their eyes closed almost blessed, their arms linked, their figures wrapped in precious crystal encrusted..
- Milan Fashion Week: Fendi's existentialist elegance
Nevertheless the outfits in the new Fendi fashion range had an everlasting superiority with their decorative purity and rational indifference; one couldn’t help depicting the look as existentialist, given its smart, linear cool. The spring 2012 collection in the frame of the Milan Fashion Week show opened on Thursday, September 22, with a lot..
- Millican's 1st anniversary - accessories brand Kangol Headwear for family time
After swapping its role as MD with accessories brand Kangol Headwear for family time, Jorrit Jorritsma created Millican. Together with his wife Nicky Forbes he launched a travel and outdoor bags and accessories range based on strong ethical and eco foundations. The brand’s name is inspired by Millican Dalton a self-styled ‘Professor of Adventure’,..
- Minimalism resort collection 2011 by Calvin Klein
Resort collection 2011 by Calvin Klein is all performed for ease and simplicity. Really, Calvin Klein fashion house, revealed in a press release that the fashion line was an enlargement of the t-shirt dressing concept. The Calvin Klein's creative director Francisco Costa, famous for his architecture yhat he incorporates into his outfit and on..
- Mischa Barton presents $302,985 World's Most Expensive iPhone 5 case by UUnique London
The ultimate fusion of catwalk inspired fashion and device protection, UUnique London, the British makers of luxury mobile cases and pouches with a fashion edge has now teamed with Mischa Barton, the sought-after Hollywood actress and an upcoming fashion designer, to create a fashionable line of covers for iPhone and iPad. And, at an exclusive event..
- Miss Sicily Bowling Handbag by Dolce & Gabbana
Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana comprehend what women love. That is why clothing and accessories created by them are in great demand. One of the recent innovations from the Italian duo is Bag Dolce & Gabbana Miss Sicily Bowling – the embodiment of modern elegance and grace. The new handbags name came from famous brand Dolce & Gabbana..
- Miuccia Prada SS12 collection at Milan Fashion Week
Cars and women were the core of the magnificent collection by Miuccia Prada SS12 showed off at Milan Fashion Week. This season the runway reminded of a huge palette of a creative artist. As always, Prada applied irony to the flowers that decorated coats, laced tops, jackets worn with pleated skirts, some of them with fire prints. The sling-back..
- Mobile website for the fashion label Lyle & Scott
Fashion clothing brand Lyle & Scott intends to fascinate international customers with online makeover. The retail e-commerce division of BT re-launched a mobile optimized website for the fashion label. BT Fresca renewed both Lyle & Scott’s existing mobile and e-commerce websites. The new design has a bold feel respecting the brand’s..
- Moncler brand fighting against fraud
To secure the faithfulness of its brand and uniqueness, Moncler is fighting up in the war against fraud. At present headquartered in Milan, the French company is also taking part in protecting ‘Made in Italy’ branded products. The Italian Fashion Chamber is joining Moncler and also stepping up against fraud, as it undermines the sincerity of the..
- Monsoon gets back to its Indian inspired heritage
Monsoon plans to get back to its national-inspired roots with the launching of a newly refurbished flagship store on Oxford Street. Intended to return to the essentials of the label – an Indian inspired heritage – some of the retailers collections have been overturned to reintroduce conventional hand block printing techniques from Jaipur. Shailina..
- Moss Bros offloads 15 Hugo Boss franchised stores for £16.5m
After the retailer sealed a "transformational" £16.5m deal to offload 15 Hugo Boss franchised stores to the German fashion group, Moss Bros shares rose 11pc. Due to the affair, just approved by shareholders, will give back to the German label the 15 Hugo Boss stores the men tailoring franchise was operating in the UK. According to market sources,..
- Moss Bros trading meets company's expectations
Menswear group, Moss Bros, have announced a revival of like for like sales in the weeks up to January 29 2011 and said trading remains in line with company expectations. It’s important news for the tailoring experts who also saw growth in all areas of the business including the Hiring sector of the company (Moss Bros Hire), which achieved record..
- Moss launches new concept store
May 12th will see the release of Moss’ new concept store in Canary Wharf. It is the first of the new store concepts by the suit specialist. Other sites are planned in the near future as part of a main investment programme. The Moss concept store features three units offering Moss Hire, Moss Retail, and the new tailoring service Moss Bespoke. Brand..
- Muccia Prada and Elsa Schiaparelli fashion exhibitions at Met Ball
The Metropolitan Museum of the New York City has revealed about its fashion exhibition that will take place in 2012. In the fashion exhibition 2012 will be presented Muccia Prada and Elsa Schiaparelli. The showcase will start with the star-studded Met Ball in May whereas it marks two of fashion world's leading Italians - Muccia Prada and Elsa Schiaparelli..
- Mulberry fashion brand celebrates its anniversary
This year Mulberry fashion brand celebrates its 40th Anniversary, and the iconic English brand has recorded a massive 69 percent increase in income. This transforms into a practically not possibly remarkable 358 percent increase in revenue before tax. Obviously they obtained it due to a lot of considered work and spreadsheet organization. Spring/Summer..
- Mulberry looks to government for expansion
Heritage brand Mulberry has issued a plea to the government for finance to help fund a second factory in the UK. According to the Times Mulberry wants to open a second factory near its existing site in Somerset to meet rising international demand for Mulberry products. The company is reportedly seeking £2.5m from the government to add to £5m of investment..
- Mulberry releases luxurious book for its anniversary
Mulberry is celebrating its 40th birthday with the release of a special book. Founded in 1971, the quintessentially British accessories House as developed a fame for producing some of the finest leather accessories, with the Alexa and Bayswater bags gaining worldwide appreciation. Now under creative direction of Emma Hill, the British accessories..
- Mulberry Spring/Summer 2012 collection inspired by vacations of '70s
Attractive sherbet colors and candy floss shades where orderliness at the day at the 9 a.m. Mulberry runway show at London Fashion Week on Sunday. The Spring/Summer 2012 Mulberry collection was inspired by the "neon-festooned lights at Blackpool", as creative director Emma Hill revealed after the presentation. She was looking at images of when she..
- Mulberry's stellar start in 2011
Mulberry has brought stellar start in 2011, revealing trading has been very strong over the six weeks to 15 January 2011, with own store sales up 66 percent compared to the same period last year. Like-for-like sales in the Full Price shops for the six weeks were 70 percent higher than the preceding year, while like-for-like Off Price sales were up..
- Naomi Campbell and Lady Gaga in D&G Dresses
DOLCE & GABBANA are set to represent Italian fashion in an exhibition charting the basic moments in the history of present-day fashion. Les années 1900-2000: Histoire Idéale de la Mode Contemporaine. Vol. 2 at the Musée Des Arts Decoratifs in Paris will include two Dolce & Gabbana creations from collections over the precedent twenty years. The..
- Naomi Campbell collaborates with Fiorucci brand
Fiorucci fashion brand has in recent time signed a contract with Ittierre S.p.A. that will create and distribute the womenswear collection for Spring/Summer 2012. This is a new course for the brand, that will collaborate with international supermodel Naomi Campbell. The supermodel has created a capsule collection "Naomi Campbell for Fiorucci" featuring..
- Natalie Portman - the Miss Dior Cherie face
When we learned back in June that Natalie Portman was to become the newest face of Parfums Christian Dior, we couldn’t wait to find out which of the luxury brand’s iconic fragrances she’d represent Miss Dior Cherie. And now, after months of speculation, we’ve learned that the classic beauty, who’s been busy promoting Black Swan and No Strings..
- Natalie Portman: remade animal-friendly shoes by Dior
'Black Swan' actress and strict vegan Natalie Portman has had all of her shoes remade by Dior to make them animal-friendly. The remarkable actress - who is a strict vegan - was recently named as the new face of the French fashion house and the brand have now taken steps to make sure is comfortable in her new role. Natalie - who designed her own..
- Mango takes the online world offline with new blogger project