Kate Moss and rocker boyfriend Pete Doherty are to star in Roberto Cavalli’s A/W 2007-8 campaign together.Â Although, Moss was initially scheduled for the campaign on her own, Cavalli quickly decided to use Doherty when the latter accompanied his girlfriend to the shoot. â€œThey are both iconic,â€ Cavalli said about the decision. â€œFree spirits with [...]
Jones Apparel Group Inc. finally made public what Wall Street knew all week – that it was selling its wholly-owned subsidiary Barneys New York Inc. for $825 million in cash, subject to purchase price adjustments, to an affiliate of Istithmar, a Dubai-based private equity investment house, in a deal that will close in the third [...]
Levi Strauss Europe and Modelabs Group to launch their own line of mobile phones . The denim company recently unveiled their Accessory Collection in Paris, which includes their first line of phone models. “Technology is at the heart of today’s youth culture and mobile phones are the ultimate accessory. Adding a mobile phone to our [...]
Wahoojin is a Japanese company that was established in the year 2005. The concept of Wahoojin is to create high quality, yet fun and fashionable denim by using historical Kimono hand paintings (Yu-Zen). Wahoojin wishes to inspire all. Here’s a sneak preview of the new Wahoojin denim line.
With the purchase of a red mini ball you will be able to support the international humanitarian organization Right To Play. The Red Ball, represented in Right To Playâ€™s logo, is the organizationâ€™s symbol and a symbol of the humanitarian potential of sport to promote health, development and peace. It also embodies Right To Playâ€™s [...]
APC to open second US store this SaturdayÂ and it’s inÂ Los Angeles. It’s been a long time coming when we consider the first APC store in the USA was in Manhattan 15 years ago! “I’m not keen about opening a store every five minutes,” said company founder and president Jean Touitou. That’s a major understatement! “I [...]
The woman they call the Real Life Barbie, Sarah Burge (www.reallifebarbie.com), has been seen modelling the new KU women’s wear collection. The KU brand is widely considered the original Japanese designer brand and rumour has it the brand is soon coming to European shores with both an amazing women’s wear and jaw-dropping men’s wear collection.
Calvin Klein wants to plug a major gap in the fashion market. Patricia Royak, president of Calvin Klein Jeans, said the new plus-sized Calvin Klein collection will share a brand aesthetic similar to the core Calvin Klein product range. The prevalent thinking among brands and retailers regarding plus-sized customers has been that they are more [...]
Aquascutum to make comeback in USA with a limited edition collection of coats and trenches inspired by designs from the Thirties through the Fifties. The coats are based on Aquascutum pieces worn by Hollywood stars including Daphne du Maurier, Marlene Dietrich, Bette Davis, Audrey Hepburn and Sophia Loren. The collection named Aquascutum Vintage, will be [...]
Rocksmith Tokyo arrives on shelves and online this week with its summer tee delivery. The three custom body tees have waterbased print twill necktapes commemorating the 5th Anniversary of the line. “Don’t Sweat the Technique” Tee pays homage to Erik B & Rakim’s classic record. A collaboration tee with Complete Technique Jewelry, the Tee is [...]
Walmart pay Fendi undisclosed compensation in settlement for reputedly selling counterfeit Fendi handbags and wallets through their Sam’s Club subsidary. “We’re pleased with this outcome,” said Michael Burke, chairman and chief executive officer of Fendi. “It’s good for our customers, our trademarks and their customers, too. Counterfeiting is a global problem.” It seems the only [...]
Limited number of super exclusive Yoropiko Jeans available online at Togged. This is the spec: “Yoropiko Martin Yatming x Santastic Limited Edition collaboration, genuine and authentic, Pink Sakura, dark indigo vintage cut raw selvedge denim jeans Genuine Yoropiko Martin Yatming X Santastic Limited Edition, dark indigo raw denim jeans Super exclusive original Saru design by [...]
“Even the forever-young members of the Fantastischen 4, also known as Fanta 4, are getting older. All four are now pushing 40, and Stern magazine describes them as the “fathers” of German hip-hop. Maybe that’s why their new album “Fornika”, which is swiftly scaling Germany’s charts, is dedicated to growing older and growing wiser – [...]