VF Corp has acquired Seven for All Mankind a leading premium denim brand for an estimated $775 million! Eric Wiseman, VF’s president said: “A business like Seven For All Mankind, it’s clearly a lifestyle brand, clearly has international potential and it has a great direct-to-consumer opportunity. We weren’t really in the premium jeans space and [...]
This is the third shoe of the series to come out from Greedy Genius x Barneys New York. This shoe consist of black patent leather with black lux leather and silver foil. These shoes will be sold exclusively at all Barney NY stores. Limited to only 150 pairs. These sneakersÂ are inÂ stores now.
The K-Swiss Ariake is the first shoe inspired by and designed specifically for Free Running. Worn by one of the founding fathers of Free Running Sebastien Foucan, the Ariake pioneers an entirely new category of original urban sneakers. Sebastien Foucan, who is now a K-Swiss Brand Ambassador, was one of the pioneers of free running [...]
Mark Anderson on the Chicago Bears American Football team is shot here wearing the a t-shirt form the latest LA Air Line collection.
Shawn Carter, aka “Jay-Z”,Â will not lose, apparently. “I Will Not Lose embodies the spirit of Rocawear,” Jay-Z explained of the slogan, which is also a lyric taken from “Change the Game,” a single from his first album. “It is about a culture and an attitude that showcases survival. I like to see this campaign [...]
Said Thom Browne of his Women’s Capsule Collection: “I have seen private female customers really from the beginning,” he added “The project with Brooks Bros. pushed me to do it for myself, but I have been wanting to do it for a long time.” The Thom Browne Women’s Capsule Collection will be available at Barneys [...]
Damien Hirst, the world’s most successful living artist, is lending his talents to Levi Strauss on a new project. Hirst is collaborating with Levis on the spring 2008 collection of the company’s Warhol Factory X Levi’s label. The collection is only available at high-end retailers such as Barney’s New York and priced between $190-$250 for [...]
Looks like KU is the new “it” brand with all the celebrities!Â Guess who’s wearing thisÂ KU T-shirt?
NOHARM synergises High Fashion and Ethical Consumerism. NOHARM recognises these two terms are no longer mutually exclusive and the synergy of fashion and ethics is consumer driven by a powerful and wide demographic. “Ethical consumerism” is a term gaining support and recognition at an exponential rate. The growing demand for cruelty-free, eco-conscious, environmentally-friendly and fair-trade [...]
Ben Affleck seen wearing KU. Benny boy must have a style guru on the payroll as he was shot sporting this extremely rare KU Tee. KU is the original Japanese designer brand with a long and respected history in The East.
“Ginza is literally an intersection that is now attracting a diverse and international cross section of fashion consumers who are attracted by the energy and excitement that has been created there.” Giorgio Armani said. Giorgio Armani, one of the world’s most successful fashion designers, has unveiled his concept for a new Armani/Ginza Tower in the [...]
If rumours are to be believed, British restaurant tycoon Richard Caring is in secret talks to buy Prada. Dick owns The Ivy, Le Caprice and also the legendary Annabel’s nightclub and is reputed to be up against at least two private equity firms, if he does make a bid for the Italian fashion house. Caring [...]
Here’s a sneak preview of the much anticiapted LA Air Line A/W 2007 Collection.Â As most of you know LA Air Line traces its roots back to Venice Beach California in 1971. This was a wonderful time to be in California. The creativity of the California culture at the time was changing the world. The [...]
This is the latest collection by the UK brand Invisible Inc. The brand is renowned for creating fresh, clean designs and the latest collection is no exception. These skinny jeans will appeal to the purest fashionista as will the collection of tees and hoodies.
Creating Limitless Heights, BAPE or not to BAPE, that is the question? So the question remains, is CLH a BAPE rip-off or just some kind of BBC, Artful Dodger, LRG hybrid that morphs into a commercial frankenstein? This is the official blurb: “CLH introduces the infinite possibilities of creating and styling the masses; we stand [...]
Leading outdoor brand Berghaus and cutting edge designer Jeff Griffin have joined forces to bring two unique performance products to YOU. Griffin has taken two key jackets from the new Berghaus collection and added distinctive and exclusive touches of his own. The Solipsist is an uncompromising, unflinching functional jacket for climbers who put themselves into [...]
7 for All Mankind is universally known as a premium denim brand so it probably comes as a surprise to know they’re venturing into the footwear market. Some might argue this attempt to expand their business dillutes their credentials and marks the beginning of the end. Time will tell! To quote the brand: “The story [...]
Stella McCartney is toÂ launch a virtual antifur protest. On July 12, the designer andÂ PETA will co-host an online event on a specially created island in the virtual world. Visitors to the islandÂ will be able to show their support for PETA in virtual terms. All visitors will receive a selection of antifur accessories for their [...]