It’s the end of the Moschino Jeans era! But fear not, a new dawn rises with Love Moschino. Moschino Jeans was created in 1987 and quickly became recognised as one of the most edgy denim brands of the time. The brand has lost some ground over recent years so hopefully this new venture will inject [...]
The annual British Fashion Awards at Lawrence Hall, handed Stella McCartney Designer of the Year award; only the fifth time a women has taken the award in 20 years! Vivienne Westwood recieved the Outstanding Achievement Award and Anya Hindmarch took the award for Best Designer Brand. Not surprisingly, Marc Jacobs store was awarded Best Retail [...]
LaVie Clothing Co. is a LifeStyle brand that has urban influences laced with sophisticated approaches to every design. The company’s purpose is to transcend the marriage of Street-wear and the High-end market, while incorporating a lifestyle of the young professional that desires to live life to the fullest, following his/her dreams and ambitions, while still [...]
If you go down to the woods (Carnaby St) today, your sure of a big surprise (free art) Launching on the Grazia magazine shopping evening where Carnaby Street goes wild and lets people collect special gifts, money off and even some type of drink/food depending on what the retailer is offering, 55DSL is up to [...]
Nickels And Dimes releases its second season under the watchful guidance of Nick Von Dime. This time around, the brand proudly introduces “Betty Dime” their ladies’ capsule line featuring vibrant colors and graphics. The main highlight of the ladies’ line is the SATANA tee, a tribute piece to their favorite gang leader in Russ Meyer’s [...]
KU AMBIANCE OPENS FIRST U.S.A. CONCEPT STORE IN WEST HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA Ku Ambiance Presents Its Opening Exhibition Of: “Pacific Mysto: The Art of Don Ed Hardy Inspired by California, Hawaii, and Japan” On Exhibit and For Sale December 5, 2007 â€“ May 5, 2008. Ku Ambiance, a Los Angeles-based design company operating six high-fashion stores [...]
Paul Smith is pleased to announce the opening of his first shop in Leeds, situated in the North of England. Located in the historic Victorian Quarter, the shop will stock all the main Menâ€™s and Womenâ€™s collections throughout its three floors. â€œLeeds is a special place to me because all my first tailoring was made [...]
Apparently Gucci is working with Madonna to raise funds for orphans in Malawi, where the pop singer has been trying to adopt a child since last year. Gucci will host a fund-raising event with dinner, a musical performance and a party on 6th February 2008 to mark the opening of Gucci’s largest store in the [...]
The eagerly awaited Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show at the Kodak Theater was by all accounts a big success. Not only did frustrated old geezers get an opportunity to clock a bunch of birds in skimpy lingerie but there was some interesting performances by the Spice Girls, performing onstage for the first time in 10 years, [...]
Desert Blue Premium Jeans was founded in sunny California: known for its serene deserts, and its scenic blue Pacific Ocean coastline. Desert Blue rekindled the eco-friendly message of the old West, and reintroduced it to our contemporary society. Tired of the basic 5 pocket designs? Looking for something new and fresh? Desert Blue jeans introduces [...]
Dizzee Rascal rocks Yoropiko’s Hungry Dragon jeans on stage at the Astoria.
The Armani Group announces that Giorgio Armani arrived in Tokyo for a series of events coinciding with the opening of his new 6,000 square metre Armani / Ginza Tower concept store. Located at 5-5-4, Ginza, Chuo-ku in the heart of the world renowned Ginza fashion retail district, the distinctive new building has been conceived to [...]
Manic Marc Jacobs, the manÂ of the blue rinse, won the “Designer of the Year” award at the 11th Annual ACE Awards in New York. No matter what people think of the man, he is a true fashion icon and a credit to his trade if not, regrettably, to the rest of the world. Marc Jacobs [...]
Uniqlo, the Japanese fashion chain, owned by Fast Retailing Co. Ltd., opened the doors of two Oxford Street units in London. “London is the Olympics of the retailing world. All of the major players are here,” said Tadashi Yanai, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Fast Retailing, which his family founded. “Those who succeed [...]
Greedy Genius Sneakers and Shoebox are featured on the new AT&T commercial, along with Undefeated, Alife Rivington Club, Motive 807 and Solebox.
Here are some sketches of the release of Akiba San street wear line. At first Akiba San will be exclusively launch at LULU Couture 10 stores in Miami and will be sold nationwide in January 2008. The line is designed by Patrick Bensimon original creator of Jane Doe.
So the boys from Duran Duran have teamed up with the most unlikely partners to design the costumes for their Broadway concert debut in New York. How on earth the “big boys” from Duran Duran expect Juicy Couture to design their wardrobe is beyond the imagination of most fashion visionaries. Let’s face it a brand [...]
Is Green Fashion the Future? Monarchy, Linda Loudermilk, Gary Harvey Creative, Evidence of Evolution, The Battalion, Peligrosa and a dozen eco-minded labels touted that message this month at presentations of their spring collections at BoxEight, Smashbox Studios and other events during Los Angeles Fashion Week. In fashion, environmental sustainability is “an emerging trend,” said Mark [...]