Posts Tagged ‘ New York ’

British menswear puts its best suit forward

June 15, 2012
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British menswear puts its best suit forward

By Li-mei Hoang | Reuters – 23 mins ago LONDON (Reuters) – From high-end to high-street, Britain‘s fashion designers are trying to lift men’s clothes, the fastest growing fashion sector, out of the shadow of the more glamorous womenswear collections. The fashion bloggers, at least, seem enthusiastic about the male models in sharp suits, colorful socks,...

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Making Up The Cast Of Girls

June 15, 2012
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Making Up The Cast Of Girls

Beauty Insider June 15, 2012  1:40 pm Girls had a lot of hype to live up to when, after much discussion, it finally debuted this spring. The angsty HBO show about four young women living in New York and trying to figure out who they are through a series of dating misadventures, wild nights out,...

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Hackett Opens London Collections: Men

June 15, 2012
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Hackett Opens London Collections: Men

By Godfrey Deeny | Fashion Wire Daily – 23 mins ago Hackett, a brand that bills itself as providing essential British kit, produced exactly that sort of fashion in the first major runway show of the debut season of London Collections: Men. Staged in the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden on Friday, June 15, this...

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Sao Paulo fashion show a riot of tropical color

June 15, 2012
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Sao Paulo fashion show a riot of tropical color

AFP Relax News – 44 mins ago Tropical prints, vibrant colors and sheer fabrics: Sao Paulo fashion week is making a splash aiming to sound a note of optimism and hope amid the global economic gloom. Bright shades of pink, green, turquoise and gold were echoed not just in the designs on display, but also in...

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A Breath Of Fresh Aire

June 14, 2012
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A Breath Of Fresh Aire

Blackbook June 14, 2012  5:36 pm Historically, we’ve always loved a beauty import—and there have been a good number of notable ones in the recent past: the Korean-born Tatcha skincare line provided us with our new favorite exfoliator; we continue to get good mileage off U.K.-based nail brand Rococo’s cool colored lacquers; and the only...

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Where China spends money on its kids – and what is being bought

June 14, 2012
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Where China spends money on its kids – and what is being bought

AFP Relax News – 14 hrs ago Spending on luxury items for kids in China has grown by more than 20 percent over the past two years — and is predicted to keep on growing as the country closes in on becoming the world’s biggest market for luxury goods, a feat expected to happen by 2015....

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China increases its spending on luxury items – for kids

June 14, 2012
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China increases its spending on luxury items – for kids

AFP Relax News – 14 hrs ago While much has been made of China‘s ever-growing appetite for luxury items, a new report suggests that more than ever it is the nation’s children who are being pampered with goods from the world’s elite brands. The Hong Kong-based consultancy Albatross Global Solutions claims that 60 percent of a...

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First look at Giorgio Armani fall-winter campaign

June 13, 2012
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First look at Giorgio Armani fall-winter campaign

AFP Relax News – 9 hrs ago Italian luxury brand Giorgio Armani has revealed the first images from its Fall-Winter 2012-2013 campaign shot by fashion photographer duo of the moment Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott. The new campaign features French model Aymeline Valade and Canadian model Simon Nessman and stays true to the brand’s elegant universe....

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Videos for H&M /Maison Martin Margiela collection released

June 13, 2012
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Videos for H&M /Maison Martin Margiela collection released

AFP Relax News – 1 hr 54 mins ago On June 12, after a day of Twitter speculation, high street clothing chain H&M announced that it will be collaborating with label Maison Martin Margiela for one collection.  The collection with the avant-garde Paris-based fashion label of Belgian origin marks a continuation in H&M’s long line of...

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Videos for H&M /Maison Martin Margiela collection released

June 12, 2012
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Videos for H&M /Maison Martin Margiela collection released

AFP Relax News – 1 hr 54 mins ago On June 12, after a day of Twitter speculation, high street clothing chain H&M announced that it will be collaborating with label Maison Martin Margiela for one collection.  The collection with the avant-garde Paris-based fashion label of Belgian origin marks a continuation in H&M’s long line of...

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