The Royal Wedding Dress Goes on Display at Buckingham Palace

Tomorrow marks the beginning of the annual summer opening at Buckingham Palace where visitors can tour the palace gardens, view a portion of the Royal family’s extensive art collection and get a personal look inside 19 different state rooms used to entertain heads of state and world famous celebrities. However this year there is a […]

Versace Draws a Line in the Sand

When it comes to the pursuit of the hottest looks in haute couture, fashion empire Versace has signaled that there is one cost they are not willing to pay: the health and safety of international garment workers. In a corporate statement released yesterday Versace confirmed that they would be joining other brands such as Levi […]

Old Labels Find New Life in Asia

Last week Promgirl News ran an article detailing the steady and better then expected growth of British luxury label Burberry and cited an ever increasing demand for their traditional brand of luxury in new Asian markets. Today Catwalk Queen noted that Mulberry, one of Burberry’s oldest and most similar competitors, has been selected by Bloomburg […]

Vogue Sees Nearly 10% Boost in Ad Space and Hints at Plans for New Website

Yesterday Vogue magazine announced a 9.3 percent increase in the amount of add space purchased in their September 2011 issue as compared to September 2010. Proving once again that while there may be a whole world of fashion mags out there, there is only one Vogue. The September issue will feature 584 ad pages, a […]

Karl Lagerfeld’s Macy’s Line Arrives Next Month

Chanel creative director Karl Lagerfeld is collaborating with Macy’s for a one time only capsule collection which will be available in over 200 Macy’s flagship stores and online at beginning at the end of August. This will be Lagerfeld’s second low price line and, if his first collaboration with H&M is any indicator, the […]

Friends With Benefits Hosts One Hot Red Carpet

The summer’s most hyped romantic comedy, Friends With Benefits starring Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis, hits theaters this Friday and on Monday night the stars hit the red carpet outside of the Ziegfeld Theater for the film’s New York City premier. For the past month it has been hard not to notice the promos for […]

Is Bernard Arnault Through With “Star” Designers?

He is the most powerful man in fashion, through buyouts, mergers and brutal takeovers he has grown his multi-billion dollar empire to include Louis Vuitton, Donna Karan and Christian Dior to name just a few; he is the one who brought Marc Jacobs to Louis Vuitton and Alexander McQueen to Givenchy so it is no […]

Kelly Wearstler Introduces Ready-to-Wear and Jewelry Collections

If you consider yourself a fashionista and have never heard of Kelly Wearstler you can be forgiven for now. For the last 20 years the 44-year old mother of two has made a name for herself with one of fashion’s closest relatives, interior design and in the decorating world everyone knows her name. Wesrstler’s impressive […]

Pricey Leather Forces Designers to Get Creative

Between May 2010 and May 2011 rates for domestic leather surged 13.9 percent. Meanwhile in Italy, home of the world’s most sought after tanneries used by most major brands the price of raw hides increased a whopping 40% over the same period. While this increase in price, and for most brands thereby cost, has not […]

Gwen Stefani to Release Kid’s Line for Target

Rocker turned designer Gwen Stefani announced over the weekend that her Harajuku Lover’s line would be releasing a juniors collection exclusively through Target which will be available come November. Stefani is no stranger to juniors lines having already designed one for her more mainstream L.A.M.B. label, which began her foray into fashion back in 2004. […]