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Lacroix designs uniforms

Lacroix designs uniforms

A Paris court may have decided his future a few weeks ago, but that hasn’t stopped Christian Lacroix from doing what he does best: designing. And in this case, the […]

Christian Lacroix files for bankruptcy

Christian Lacroix files for bankruptcy

Sadly, we have yet another casualty of the global recession. Yesterday, French fashion house Christian Lacroix filed for bankruptcy, citing the, “consequences of the global financial crisis which has sharply […]

Giorgio Armani is on the road to recovery

Giorgio Armani is on the road to recovery

There have been a few rumours circulating that all is not right in the Armani camp. And so the fashion house has made a statement about Giorgio’s whereabouts. It transpires […]

Models are feeling the pinch of the credit crunch too

Models are feeling the pinch of the credit crunch too

“Half price! It’s half-price everywhere, in Milan, even in New York,” cried Anna Chyzh, a 23-year-old model from Kiev. That’s right…get those models whilst stock lasts at an agency near […]

Couture Fashion Week AW08: The Highlights

Couture Fashion Week AW08: The Highlights

The whirlwind that is couture fashion week is over folks! What a week its been. Here are our highlights: 1. Alessandra Facchinetti’s successful debut for Valentino. The most anticipated show […]

RM by Roland Mouret: AW08

RM by Roland Mouret: AW08

Anyone else confused by Roland Mouret’s repeated decision to show his last two ready-to wear collections during Haute Couture week? According to the