Clarks Desert Trek shoe

The new Desert Trek shoe from Clarks is in recognition of their 40 year old Desert boot. The fall/winter season returns with the Adventure Trek version that features tan leather and embossed detailing. Prepared to release in September, you can find these at select Clarks retailers. Clarks has a colorful history of innovation. 1825 – […]

Alexander McQueen – Sarah Jessica Parker

Sarah Jessica Parker is set to present the CFDA Board of Directors’ Special Tribute Award to the late designer Alexander McQueen at the June 7 CFDA Awards, WWD reports. McQueen dressed Parker for numerous red carpets, and clad both the actress and himself in tartans at 2006′s Costume Institute Benefit. WWD has more details about […]

Gucci Boots, S/S 2010 – GSB9 High Top Buckle Sneakers

Gucci Boots, S/S 2010 – GSB9 High Top Buckle Sneakers Whether you want to call them boots or GSB9 High Top Buckle Sneakers, these footwear specials are well worth a closer butchers. They’re like apres ski for the street. The style is bold but the branding subtle making for a clean and stylish look. Gucci […]

Jean Paul Gaultier leaving Hermès

In August of last year, rumors surfaced about Jean Paul Gaultier leaving Hermès. Apparently they just decided to split! WWD reports Gaultier will leave Hermès after his next show for spring 2011 to focus on his namesake line. Hermès will retain its 45 percent stake in the Jean Paul Gaultier label. Christophe Lemaire, the artistic […]

Olivier Theyskens x Theory Capsule Collection

Olivier Theyskens hasn’t been producing clothes since he was dismissed from Nina Ricci after his adored fall 2009 collection. But he’s finally landed a gig doing a capsule collection for Theory. Theory! The great office-suit brand! That everyone is forced to buy on What Not to Wear! But we are thrilled with this, because Theory […]

Ryan Seacrest and his exclusive Burberry wardrobe

Does Ryan Seacreat look like Graham Norton’s slightly younger brother? Any, this just in from Burberry… Ryan Seacrest and his exclusive Burberry wardrobe on American Idol. Ryan was dressed in Burberry Brit, Burberry London and Burberry Prorsum collections as well as bespoke custom made tailoring by Burberry Chief Creative Officer Christopher Bailey for the Hollywood […]

Primavera Sound festival in Barcelona

from 27th to 29th May PeSeta will be in barcelona at the Primavera Sound festival. Peseta have designed two special series of bags for the festival. The one you see in the picture was made using cordura fabric and a traditional Madrilian lining. The other bag has a costal fabric and it´s dedicated to all […]

Marc Jacobs gets naked to sell BANG!

How Marc Jacobs Came to Strip Down and Grease Up to Sell Bang! “Robert and I work closely with Coty on these projects, and he said, ‘Marc, you look so great now — you should be the model for men’s fragrance.’ My immediate reaction was, I don’t know. But then I came to see that […]

Hedi Slimane Diary: Legends

Hedi Slimane released the latest installment of his “Diary” series, entitling this set “Legends” which delves into two very different individuals that in more ways than one are pop culture legends. John Lyndon, who in his early career is known as “Johnny Rotten” (a nickname inspired by the dismal condition of his teeth at […]

EJF – The Great Fashion Cycle

Toxic pesticides used in cotton production kill over 20,000 people a year, reveals the Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF) in a candid interview with FashionUnited. As you read this article, there is a possibility that you or someone that you know is wearing clothing produced by irresponsible methods of cotton production. While some corners of the […]

Billabong’s 4th Annual “Design for Humanity” Event

Billabong’s 4th annual Design For Humanity benefit, to be held on Thursday, June 10th, 2010, is heading to a new location set in the heart of legendary NY streets on the back lot of Paramount Studios in Hollywood. This massive fashion-music-art block party will feature two concert stages, DJ dance parties, a runway fashion […]

Gucci party honours Martin Scorsese

Gucci Creative Director Frida Giannini and Vanity Fair Editor Graydon Carter co-hosted the Vanity Fair/Gucci party last night in Cannes in honor of Martin Scorsese. The Chairman of the Film Foundation, which, together with Gucci and other partners restored the film “Il Gattopardo”, Martin Scorsese is best known for directing iconic films “Taxi Driver” and […]

Bensoni Clothing A/W 2010

Inspired by Americana, Bensoni’s Spring / Summer 2010 collection cleverly uses patriotic emblems as elements without being cliché. The floral / rose print, be it the jacket or the sheath dress is a witty take on American symbolism. And yes, there are the requisite stripes, but they were ingeniously incorporated in skirts and in the […]

Moschino Store Window: Love is Free

Entitled “Love is Free”, Moschino created everyone’s dream, an ATM machine that does not stop giving! A familiar scene in any city or town starting of a certain size, an ATM cash dispenser has its place. A single female mannequin wearing a Moschino dress from the Spring/ Summer 2010 collection, stands in front of the […]

Atrezzo Mannequins, the Passion for visual display

The art of Fashion Merchandising was born at the beginning of the 20th century when the first mannequins inspired by wax dolls were carved in wood, they were extremely heavy. Until the ’20s, with the popularity of Hollywood movies, mannequins acquired more realistic features that mirrored those of famous stars. With the arrival of World […]

Y3 Cannes Store

Following its global retail concepts of minimalist black and white, Y3 opened its first pop-up store in Cannes, France. The temporary store is launched in collaboration with blanch and located at the new blanch Contemporary Space on Boulevard de la Croisette. The venue has a multifunctional structure and houses an innovative project which allows luxury […]

Gael Monfils x K-Swiss

K-Swiss is boosting its marketing efforts with yet another athlete. The Westlake Village, Calif.-based sports brand has signed a multiyear deal with France’s second highest ranked tennis player Gael Monfils to represent both footwear and apparel. The 23-year-old tennis phenom, currently ranks at No. 18 in the ATP World Tour and will be the highest […]

Montreal Fashion and Design Festival

From August 4 to 7, the heart of downtown Montreal will beat to the rhythm of the Montreal Fashion and Design Festival, which celebrates this year its 10th anniversary. The largest outdoor event of its kind in North America, the Festival will take over McGill College Avenue between Maisonneuve and Place Ville-Marie, and becomes the […]

DJ Campbell hat-trick

DJ Campbell, the Red Monkey model, hits a hat-trick as Blackpool beat Nottingham Forest to reach the Championship play-off final at Wembley. Dudley Junior “D. J.” Campbell (born 12 November 1981) is an English footballer who plays for Blackpool on loan from Leicester City. He is a forward and has been capped by England C. […]

Paul Smith Warehouse Sale

Paul Smith Warehouse Sale – 37 Kindsway, Holborn, London WC2 London – Warehouse Sale: Wednesday 12th – Friday 14th May Opening Times: 8am – 6pm Wednesday 12th, Thursday 13th and Friday 14th May 2010 Closest Tube Stations:Holborn and Covent Garden

Swedish Designers follow the NOHARM lead

Following in the footsteps of the UK based vanguard brand, NOHARM, Swedish designers trumpet their passion for environmentally-friendly and ethical fashion. Eco Chic – Towards Sustainable Swedish Fashion opened at the Scandinavia House: The Nordic Center in America, showcasing Swedish fashion designers who take an environmentally-friendly and ethical approach to their work without sacrificing style. […]

Ethical Fashion Show 2010 in Paris

The Ethical Fashion Show 2010. The seventh edition of Ethical Fashion Show 2010 will take place in Paris from 25th to 28th September. The main topic for 2010 will be: Fashion and Biodiversity. The Docks en Seine will be an illustrious venue for this growing event.

Nine Days Denim Jeans

With heavy washing and deconstruction, Nine Days denim is dominating the marketplace by differentiating itself from the other clean finished washes currently out there. This denim collection bridges the gap between the simple clean wash and the intricately aggressive wash. Nine Days fulfills the demand for abrasions and heavy washing. The jeans pioneer new advancements […]

Brigitte Bardot eco-friendly bag

Brigitte Bardot goes NOHARM. The French handbag brand is launching the “Bardot,” an eco-friendly bag with 100% natural fabrics! The sixties icon participated in the creation of the bag that bares her name, which will hopefully become the new It-bag. I can’t wait to see it, the Bardot launches in June!

Alfred Dunhill Hong Kong Grand Opening

Last April 22nd, Alfred Dunhill welcomed the city’s sophisticates to the much-anticipated opening of the new Hong Kong Home. At this exclusive event, distinguished guests had a privileged first glimpse of what promises to be Hong Kong’s leading lifestyle destination. Part of a unique global concept, the luxurious Homes of Alfred Dunhill enable customers to […]

Limited Edition New Balance M996 Trainers

The New Balance M996 has been reissued in limited production and will be available exclusively at Fred Segal in LA. The classic heritage running sneaker from New Balance features all-over premium pigskin leather and most notably is made here in the U.S. at one of New Balance’s Maine factories. The 996 was first introduced in […]

Eva Green at Harrods

Montblanc ambassador and actress Eva Green appeared at Harrods for the launch of Montblanc Meisterstück Diamond writing instrument (yes, that’s a pen) which will be exclusively available at Harrods for the month of May. Mingling with guests and signing autographs, Eva Green introduced the Montblanc Meisterstück Diamond highlighting its timelessness of design and craftsmanship. Hand-crafted […]

Christina Aguilera wears Agent Provocateur

In her newly released video, “Not Myself Tonight”, Christina Aguilera wore Agent Provocateur’s Fonda Playsuit & pasties and the Kendtra Mac Jacket in pink. Agent Provocateur believes that passion and intimacy should be indulged, and that exploring your inner desires and fantasies profoundly enriches your life. Agent Provocateur lingerie is an opulent range of inspirational […]

Beyoncé – Why Don’t You Love Me

Beyoncé Returns to Denim Bootie Shorts for Her New Music Video. In a preview from her forthcoming release “Why Don’t You Love Me,” we see Beyoncé play a braless, tarty car mechanic. The Daisy Dukes style denim short shorts are probably less of a distraction than the hot little Triumph; who is clearly the star […]

American Apparel store on Broadway smashed

On Saturday, vandals smashed the windows of the American Apparel store on Broadway, moving on to take out windows of the neighboring GNC and other stores. American Apparel sent around this photo of the group in action. Police arrested several involved in the attacks, which caused one American Apparel employee to break her arm. Following […]