Fashion Week Feud Pits London and New York Against Milan and Paris

Forget competing designers, next year’s spring fashion shows are shaping up to be a competition between the fashion capitals of the world! With Paris fashion week over and all the spring 2012 styles having already had their 15 minutes of runway fame talk is moving on to the Spring 2013 collections, however it is the […]

Couture On The Rise In The Arab World

With Paris fashion week winding down we’ve seen a lot of interesting and exciting haute couture come down the runways of the world’s fashion capitals over the past month; but in a world that is still in the grips of a recession and where even the most powerful economies have doubts about the future, many […]

Ad Age Awards Vogue ‘Magazine of the Year’

Yesterday Advertising Age, the world’s leading marketing and media publication announced the winners for their 2011 Magazine, Editor and Publisher of the Year awards and of all the glossies out there it was Vogue that walked away with Magazine of the Year. The awards, which are given to the top spot on each Top 10 […]

Gisele’s Lingerie Ads Draw Fire From Brazil’s Female Lawmakers

Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen has recently launched her own lingerie line named Hope and the first commercials to air for the label have caused quite a stir amongst the female lawmakers of her home country according to reports by The Guardian. The advertisements, which have been airing on Brazilian television in the country’s native language […]

Will Mario Testino Shoot Kate Middleton for the Cover of Vogue?

For the past few days the rumor mill has been alive with talk of American Vogue chasing the newly minted Duchess of Cambridge with the hopes of making her their newest cover girl. According to a story by The New York Post, Vogue editor and chief Anna Wintour is hoping to get Kate Middleton on […]

McQueen’s Savage Beauty Exhibit Closes in Triumph

Yesterday saw the closing of the Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty exhibit at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art. The exhibit featured over 100 pieces and 70 accessories spanning the entire career of British born Scottish designer Alexander McQueen and was organized by the Met’s Costume Institute who presented the exhibit as an exploration of “an […]

Kelly Osbourne Talks Kate Middleton

Material Girl’s most beloved cover girl may find herself on the cover of some fashionistas hit lists after committing a major act of fashion blasphemy last night on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Kelly Osbourne is no stranger to fashion herself, beyond modeling she has recently released a make-up line and is rumored to […]

PPR Moves to Buy Brioni

Rumors have begun to spread that PPR is in talks with Brioni about buying the Italian menswear brand with an eye for expansion into China. According to Reuters and Financial Times the French luxury conglomerate is interested in Brioni because the expanding Chinese luxury market, which is now the second largest in the world, is […]

Alexa Chung Lands Another Reality TV Gig

Alexa Chung, the British-born designer and style icon who many credit with helping Mulberry become the world’s most commercially successful luxury fashion label, is giving the world of reality TV another go. It was announced recently that Chung would be the host of a new fashion centric reality TV show tentatively titled 24-Hour Catwalk which […]

Forever 21 Brings Their Unique Brand of Fashion (and Controversy) to London

After opening operations in western Europe with retail locations in Dublin and Brimingham, fast-fashion empire Forever 21 has finally taken the plunge and opened their first London store. The location on Oxford street is gigantic and a fitting flagship for announcing the $3 billion dollar company’s arrival in the UK. For the opening last week […]