Bulgari Ring + Save the Children

Bulgari will mark its 125th anniversary with high-wattage celebrations and a charity initiative. The Roman jeweler has joined forces with Save the Children for a project called Rewrite the Future. The goal is to provide education to eight million children living in conflict-affected areas by 2010. Bulgari said it aims to raise 10 million euros, […]

APC Jeans + Butler Worn Out Jeans

Get a pair of buttered up APC jeans without the rough beginning. Jean Touitou, creator of A.P.C. has a reputation for lateral thinking and the “Butler Worn Out” jeans concept sums that up nicely. In a nut shell, A.P.C. customers trade in their broken-in jeans for a new pair at half price. The used pair […]

Nike Considered Design follows NOHARM

Nike follow NOHARM’s lead and goes green. Green has been the theme of NOHARM for three years and Nike’s decision to follow in NOHARM’s footsteps is a positive move for the company and the environment. Nike today debuted Nike Considered Design, products which combine sustainability principles with the newest innovations for sport. Nike Considered Design […]

RMC Jeans HIT Berlin

Last weekend DepartmenstoreQuartier206 was the place to go for RMC shopping in Berlin. The new FULL WAVE jeans in various colors as well as selected styles of the YOROPIKO brand added incredible flare to this incredible store. Also a set of golden buttons and gem buttons were displayed in the middle of the shop in […]

Acne Jeans + Acne Paper

Acne Paper is published twice a year by Acne and is a collaboration between Acne Jeans, Acne Film, Acne Digital and Acne Creative. Issue No 7 opens and ends with an extraordinary portfolio: A pair of 15th century tapestries were recently restored by the Royal Manufacturers De Wit in Mechelen. These two hangings are probably […]

55DSL Logo Remix Competition

The 55DSL Logo Remix: New Online Contest Produced by Cut&Paste. Forward-thinking streetwear label partners with producer of fast-paced digital design tournament, challenging designers to remix the logo of a brand that loves life in the fast lane. October 22, 2008, NEW YORK – Cut&Paste, in partnership with 55DSL, is proud to announce the 55DSL Logo […]

Prada Store NO + NOHARM Brand YES

Friends of the Earth boycott Prada and vote for environmentally-friendly brands like NOHARM Friends of the Earth claim a sign board at Prada’s flagship store in the central business district in Hong Kong was needlessly illuminated from dusk until dawn, the South China Morning Post reported. The group’s activists in other cities found that Prada’s […]

Louis Vuitton Fakes

A federal judge in Manhattan awarded Louis Vuitton Malletier SA more than $3.5 million in damages and court fees this month in a trademark-counterfeiting suit Vuitton filed against several New York City businesses and their principals. Judge Alvin K. Hellerstein ordered defendants LY USA Inc., Coco USA Inc. and Marco Leather Goods Ltd. and their […]

Moschino Cheap and Chic + Much More

Moschino along with Stella McCartney and Christian Lacroix are just a few of the designers who have teamed up with UNICEF to create a series of dolls as part of a new exhibition at the Petit Palais in Paris, which will run from November 18 to 23. Moreover, last weekend, department store Harrods saw the […]

Eco and Green Fashion

Is Eco and Green Fashion a real phenomenon or a temporary media driven frenzy? Eco-Friendly Designs Close Out LA Fashion Week by Jenny Peters “Los Angeles – It was a green ending to a packed week of fashion shows at Smashbox Studios in Culver City, as the Mercedes-Benz Los Angeles Fashion Week closed out on […]

Ed Hardy Sale

Apparently Christian Audigier wants to sell his company for $700 million. What Christian Audigier forgets to say is he doesn’t actually own Ed Hardy, which was the brain-child of Stephen Howl and Don Ed Hardy who merely lease Christian the license. AUDIGIER’S EXIT PLAN: Christian Audigier wants to sell his company and is in talks […]

NOHARM – Green Menswear

NOHARM footwear, apparel and accessories is the answer to the fashion conscious man with an ethical leaning and an eye on an environmentally sustainable future. In a groundbreaking 2006 report, the United Nations (U.N.) said that raising animals for food generates more greenhouse gases than all the cars and trucks in the world combined. Senior […]

Tattoo book Launch at Paul Smith Floral St

Last night saw the launch of design duo – FUEL’s, Russian Criminal Tattoo, Encyclopaedia Volume III book at Paul Smith Floral Street. Drinks and canapes were served, and signed books, exclusive tee shirts and prints were also available to purchase on the evening. This is the final volume of previously unpublished drawings and photographs from […]

Camper Shoes

For the “treehugging” look with a dash of style try these smart casual camper shoes. The Coxto lace up from Camper is a perfect mix of smart casual style. Dress up with a pair of casual pants or pair with your favourite shorts for the perfect eco look.

Big & Tall Jeans by Yoropiko

For too long big and tall fashionista’s have been marginalised by the fashion industry. Happily one brand is making an effort to right this wrong by creating exclusive designer jeans up to 46″ waist. Yoropiko and Red Monkey are offering their exclusive Hungry Dragon jean plus a number of additional styles up to 46″ waist […]

Siwy Jeans Fall 2008 Show

Enjoy cocktails and treats at the Siwy Denim Fall 2008 Trunk Show, where designer Michelle Siwy will be available for personal denim consultations. Get 20 percent off retail on all Siwy Denim and an additional 10 percent off if you wear your own pair of Siwy Jeans to the party. Shop, 94 Orchard St., nr. […]

Dries Van Noten S/S 2009

Born in Antwerp in 1958, Dries Van Noten is the third generation in a family of tailors. Between the two world wars, his grandfather reworked second-hand clothes by turning them inside out and introduced Antwerp to the concept of ready-to-wear. In 1970 Dries’ father opened a large upscale fashion boutique in the outskirts of Antwerp […]

Married to the MOB

Brand Shout on Kitmeout. Kitmeout will be doing a monthly brand shout. This month we feature Married to the Mob Married to the Mob was conceptualized on a hot sticky New York City summer day in 2004. It dawned on label founder Leah that while there were tons of great street brands for guys there […]

Hellz Bellz Clothes 2008

Here’s the Hellz Bellz Fall 08 Delivery 2 lookbook with some amazing new styles. The 2nd collection features some checked baseball leather jackets, knitted wool cardigans and some very cool new prints.

Kashi Trainers

During 2008 Kashi has been making some noise with their “bling-magic” footwear and accessories. The style is unashamedly loud and simply demands attention! Here’s their story: For over four generations since the era of the 19th century the Kashi name has been bringing bling to the world. From old Jerusalem in the 1930′s to the […]

55DSL x Complete Technique CoLab

Kitmeout readers invited to launch party! 55DSL x COMPLETE TECHNIQUE LAUNCHES LUXURY JEWELRY COLLABORATION FRI OCTOBER 3RD 2008 6.30pm – 8.30pm This month 55DSL will be launching a unique collaboration with a one of a kind jewelry line from the shores of Japan, Complete Technique. The joint venture will feature an exclusive limited edition speaker […]

Dolce & Gabbana Sunglasses

Look sharp in the bright Autumn sun and glaring winter snow. This season will no doubt see a return to the music festivals, the perfect place to let your hair down and show off your latest sunglass trends! These Dolce & Gabbana have a distinctive edgy feel, think rock chick cool! Oversized sleek black frames, […]

Manuel Bozzi Jewellery

An invitation from: .:. MANUEL BOZZI @ PREMIERE CLASSE .:. I hope to meet you in Paris and introduce this incredible jewel/accessories collection. Manuel Bozzi’s SNAKES BRACELET in camel leather and double snake shaped buckle, handcrafted and engraved in sterling silver. Following the dreaming vision of last UNIVERSITY OF ROCK ‘N’ ROLL COLLECTION, the italian […]

Milano from Farage

INTRODUCING ‘MILANO’, THE DEBUT LEATHER GOODS COLLECTION FROM FARAGE Spring 2008 introduces ‘Milano’ the debut leather goods collection for men and women. The range has been designed exclusively by Farage, for Farage, handcrafted in Italy by artisans who have perfected their craft for over 150 years. The stunning ‘Milano’ collection features timeless, elegant pieces with […]