Archive for September, 2009

Weekly round-up

Weekly round-up

Boy, what a busy week it’s been: London Fashion Week has ended and left us all longing for the sunshine, Karl Lagerfeld has turned 10 inches tall, and a certain[Read More...]

by 25th September 2009 Fashion Fix
Armani talks about…Armani

Armani talks about…Armani

Giorgio Armani opens up about his health, his business, his upcoming collection and the future of fashion. After being diagnosed with hepatitis in June, the 75-year-old designer, we are pleased[Read More...]

by 25th September 2009 Daily News
Matt Hudson to leave Monsoon

Matt Hudson to leave Monsoon

Monsoon’s managing director, Matt Hudson, will be stepping down from his role at the luxury high street store at the end of this month.

by 25th September 2009 Daily News
The Art of Elysium’s Heaven gala

The Art of Elysium’s Heaven gala

Wednesday night saw the Art of Elysium celebrate its committee for next year’s Heaven gala with a dinner at Sunset Tower.

by 25th September 2009 Daily News
H&M and Zara to launch online shops

H&M and Zara to launch online shops

At last. We’ve always been frustrated by not being able to buy goodies from two of our favourite high street stores online, but that’s all about to change.

by 25th September 2009 Daily News
London Fashion Week SS10: Bernard Chandran

London Fashion Week SS10: Bernard Chandran

The Spring 2010 collection from Malaysian born Bernard Chandran was certainly a mixed bag. Fluid lines in soft, sheer fabrics made their way down the runway alongside familiarly structured pieces, identifying the[Read More...]

by 25th September 2009 London
London Fashion Week SS10: Jasmine Di Milo

London Fashion Week SS10: Jasmine Di Milo

When Mohamed Al Fayed walked swiftly passed me to go and see his daughter’s presentation in the Portico Rooms of Somerset house, I desperately wanted to join him. Not because[Read More...]

by 25th September 2009 London
London Fashion Week SS10: Romina Karamanea

London Fashion Week SS10: Romina Karamanea

Kicking off Romina Karamanea’s third appearance at London Fashion Week was a short film, showing the image of a model snipping off her long, flowing locks into a blunt bob. Think of[Read More...]

by 24th September 2009 London
Winners of Louis Vuitton and Parsons design competition

Winners of Louis Vuitton and Parsons design competition

Louis Vuitton were the recent sponsors of a collaboration with prestigious US design school Parsons, and the winners of the competition have finally been revealed.

by 24th September 2009 Daily News
Annie Leibovitz for Louis Vuitton

Annie Leibovitz for Louis Vuitton

Iconic photographer Annie Leibovitz joins guest designers to help Louis Vuitton raise money for the Red Cross. Leibovitz joins British artist Damien Hirst as just two of the guest designers[Read More...]

by 24th September 2009 Daily News
Tom Ford to launch womenswear?

Tom Ford to launch womenswear?

Tom Ford International is looking for funding to expand its line into womenswear. According to Drapers, the luxury label from the ex-Gucci creative director is seeking a $50m investment (yep,[Read More...]

by 24th September 2009 Daily News
Model Jessica White supports New York foster children

Model Jessica White supports New York foster children

New Yorkers for Children hosted it’s 10th annual gala on Tuesday to raise money for the important New York City based charity, and the city’s elite arrived in force. As[Read More...]

by 24th September 2009 Daily News
Mark Fast’s plus-size controversy

Mark Fast’s plus-size controversy

Mark Fast has sparked huge controversy after using plus-size models in his S/S10 collection at London Fashion Week. The Canadian designer known for his super tight body-con knitwear used three[Read More...]

by 23rd September 2009 Daily News