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Fashion Weekend Sydney

SYDNEY, Mar 24, 2009 / FW/ — Dubbed as Sydney’s ultimate fashion even, Fashion Weekend Sydney gives fashionistas the chance to shop for great designer clothes and accessories, see fabulous catwalk show plus get a brand new look. Slated on May 14 – 17, 2009 at the Royal Hall of …
Accessories News

Valentine’s Day Romance Begins with Itty Bitty Bra

LOS ANGELES, Jan 6, 2009 / FW/ — This Valentine’s Day, show that special someone that you’re ITTY BITTY and PROUD with ITTY BITTY BRA. Designed specifically for women who wear AA to B, the Itty Bitty Bra collection features a superior patented cup design that provides accurate sizing in …
Accessories Feature

Color Me Beautiful with Color Contacts

DALLAS, Dec 15, 2008 / FW/ — What makes celebrities look so good on the red carpet? The dress, the make up? Of course – celebrities have whole harems of stylists and fashion advisors to guarantee perfection. However, there is one item in almost every celebrity’s beauty accessory kit that …
Visual Merchandising

How to Make Pom-pom Bows

DALLAS, Dec 13, 2008 / FW/ — Chances are you have already done your Christmas decorations hence, this one is more on a personal note, i.e. when you wrap gifts at home. 1. Choose the ribbon color and thickness you prefer. Make a circle from the ribbon about 6 to …
Op-Ed

Thrift Store Chic

NEW YORK, Oct 15, 2008 / FW/ — Secondhand clothing generally has a bad rap. All too often when we think of clothes bought at a thrift store we think of poorly-made, tattered, mismatched garments that do not completely work. The truth is, for the last few years, the people …
Runway Shows

Alma Aguilar Spring 2009: Boat to Venus

MADRID, Sep 28, 2008 / FW/ — Bohemian and dreamy, with a somewhat surrealist air; obviously romantic, feminine, naive and very chic – that is what Alma’s collection is like. Aguilar transports you to a serene yet colorful, fresh and modern world in an intelligent and personal way. Always for …
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Ixchel Spring 2009: Frieda Kahlo meets Pink Floyd

NEW YORK, Sep 28, 2008 / FW/ — For Spring 2009, ixchel found inspiration at a downtown New York vintage shop. Her muse, an androgynous raven-haired woman, cigarette in hand, guiding her black leather boots through aisles of printed vintage silks. Referencing the musical and art historical contexts, the collection …
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London Rocks: Pop Up Showroom in Paris for London Designers

London Rocks Oct 2 – 7, 2008 PARIS, Sep 28, 2008 / FW/ — See many of London’s most exciting design talents at the British Fashion Council’s London Rock’s showroom in Paris this October. Located at 40 Rue Richelieu in the 1er Arrondisement, it is within walking distance to Paris’s …
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AleXsandro Palombo Creates ‘knit atelier no season’

MILAN, Sep 28, 2008 / FW/ — A unique concept about fashion – no season, which means that only ONE collection is released for the year; but don’t think that it’s going to be boring. The unique knitwear are conceived in workshops using the same processes as for haute couture, …