Are designer colloborations a marketing gimmick fostered by “common-place” brands running out of ideas and credibility? The number of designer colloborations has increased exponentially over the past year or so, particularly in the footwear industry, and the main emphasise appears to be for the “common-place” brands to hook up with a respected designer or fashion […]
A number of learned fashionistas amongst us have highlighted the not too unreasonable similarities between Tsubi and Bape. Many are questioning whether there’s a new “fashion” phenomenon at play. The premise maintains that traditional fashion created around tailoring and design has been replaced by psuedo-fashion built upon a foundation of hype-and-tease. The days of go […]
A Bathing Ape (BAPE) is it just Hype or is it truly a cultural phenomenon? Is the founder of A Bathing Ape, Nigo, an artistic genious or a shrewd businessman with a propensity for marketing and tapping into the vast expendable income of the world’s youth? Perhaps a question still in the balance! Regardless, no […]
U2 frontman Bono, wife Ali Hewson and designer Rogan launchÂ a newÂ ethical clothing line Edun. Edun apparent stands for Nude backwards? Their mission is to build a brand that produces desirable and wearable clothing and provides employment in the developing world. Of course it’s very easy to be cynical of their motives. Is their mission truly […]
Kim Basinger, was a fine attress in her day. However, I have to say she doesn’t exactly exude the Prada image in my humble opinion. Prada has a tradition built on elegant style and refinement, qualities not immediately associated with Kim Basinger. Kim Basinger comes across more as a pretty tom-boy, almost “one of the […]
KITMEOUT – a network of professional fashion journalists dedicated to providing up to date fashion news and reviews from around the world, announces the launch of the Kitmeout Fashion Auction. KITMEOUT is a FREE online fashion auction. Kitmeout is free to both individuals and companies. Kitmeout enables Registered Users to buy, sell and swap clothes, […]
Burberry may have dumped Kate Moss over her alleged cocaine use but that’s like throwing a bucket of water over a blazing inferno. Burberry’s slide from the pinnacles of fashion goes much further back. It starts with marketing their products, mainly caps, scarves and knitwear, at non-traditional customers. Once Burberry became part of the hooligan […]
Â Â Haven’t seen the Converse-like Evisu trainers before. They look quite cool. I bought these Evisu Puma Trainers last year.
Is it true that you can actually watch the Evisu tailors at work – making the Evisu Deluxe range (formal / dress shirts, suits etc) at their 9 Saville Row boutique?
modern life is about variety. letâ€™s face it. there has never been a time in history when we have had more options and opportunities everyday. people who choose KOhZO not only know this – they celebrate it. the men and women who wear KOhZO DENIM are passionate about life. you select clothes that allow you […]
PUMAÂ® announces today a collaborative partnership with fashion designer, Alexander McQueen. The new line of men’s and women’s footwear created by PUMA and Alexander McQueen will launch in Spring 2006. Known for his innovative approach to fashion, Alexander McQueen is an established luxury brand with a strong international following. His ability to push boundaries and […]
JHUNG YURO BRAND BUILDING SOLID FOUNDATION WITH EUROPEAN DISTRIBUTION AND WIDELY ANTICIPATED SPRING 2006 COLLECTION Â EUROPE WELCOMES LUXURY FOOTWEAR BRAND JHUNG YURO Philadelphia , PA ( January 1, 2006) â€“ KKB Holdings, Inc. introduces a new partner in their menâ€™s luxury footwear brand, Jhung Yuro. The website, Togged.com will be the exclusive online retailer for […]
RED MONKEY JEANS MARTIN KSOHOH CREATOR AND FOUNDER OF “RMC” Â Martin Ksohoh of the exclusive ONE DOUBLE “O” ONE shops on the Kowloon Island of Hong Kong is the man behind the amazing Red Monkey Jeans brand. The brand concept was born of Japanses influence, constructed of specially modified colored cotton, woven into selveage […]
The latest must-have for fashion conscious gadget lovers has been unveiled – a pair of jeans that can control an iPod. Levi Strauss’ RedWire DLX Jeans will have an iPod remote control and docking station fitted in their pockets, and will come with attached headphones.The jeans are due out in August, and should cost about […]
Kitmeout – a network of professional fashion journalists dedicated to providing up to date fashion news and reviews from around the world. Kitmeout is also a Free Online Fashion Auction and Fashion Market Place where users can buy, sell and swap fashion as well as set up their own free fashion store.