Posts Tagged ‘ WWD ’

Fragrance Hunters: The Reality Show; A Perfume Fit For A Duchess; And More…

April 25, 2012
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Fragrance Hunters: The Reality Show; A Perfume Fit For A Duchess; And More…

Industry News April 25, 2012  4:18 pm Wanted: the “Indiana Jones” of the fragrance world to star in a potential reality show for Animal Planet. Yes, this is happening. It has finally come out that the British tea brand Fortnum & Mason was behind the Illuminum White Gardenia Petals Perfume that Kate Middleton wore...

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Forbes Reveals The Beauty Biz Top 10; Nicki Minaj’s Purple Friday; And More…

April 20, 2012
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Forbes Reveals The Beauty Biz Top 10; Nicki Minaj’s Purple Friday; And More…

Industry News April 20, 2012  3:45 pm Forbes announced the top ten beauty brands in the world today, which includes Olay in the number one spot, Avon in the number two spot, and L’Oréal coming in third. Following in the footsteps of newly purple Katy Perry and Kelly Osbourne, Nicki Minaj has traded in...

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Cannes Film Festival 2012 most stylish yet? Jean Paul Gaultier rumored to be on jury

April 20, 2012
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Cannes Film Festival 2012 most stylish yet? Jean Paul Gaultier rumored to be on jury

AFP Relax News – 55 mins ago While fashionistas may usually spend more time eyeing up red carpet creations at the Cannes Film Festival, they may have another excuse to tune in this year as French designer Jean Paul Gaultier is rumored to be a member of the jury. Word got around at a press conference...

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Madonna To Make One For The Boys?; Katy Picks Purple; And More…

April 16, 2012
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Madonna To Make One For The Boys?; Katy Picks Purple; And More…

Industry News April 16, 2012  1:59 pm Madonna’s first fragrance just hit shelves, and the singer already has perfume number two in the works. It will be out “sometime next year,” Madge confirms before adding that she’d like to branch out into men’s scents as well. “I love musk and amber and woody kinds of...

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Natalie’s Motherhood Makeup Tips; Madonna Talks Making Perfume For The Masses; And More…

April 13, 2012
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Natalie’s Motherhood Makeup Tips; Madonna Talks Making Perfume For The Masses; And More…

Industry News April 13, 2012  1:34 pm Natalie Portman is fresh off a Parisian press junket, where she was logging some hours as a Dior ambassador. The actress was on hand to talk upcoming film projects, her new desire to “dress like a lady,” and how motherhood has changed her approach to beauty. “I think...

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Christian Louboutin e-commerce comes to Europe, digital innovations planned for site

April 11, 2012
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Christian Louboutin e-commerce comes to Europe, digital innovations planned for site

AFP Relax News – 8 hrs ago As Christian Louboutin launches its European online boutique April 11, the luxury shoe label has announced a host of digital innovations for the future including an iPhone app and live chats with the label’s representatives. The iconic shoe brand suffered so much with sites claiming to be selling genuine...

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It’s a small world: new shopping site placing local fashion designers on global map

April 11, 2012
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It’s a small world: new shopping site placing local fashion designers on global map

AFP Relax News – 7 hrs ago Since the rise of fashion blogs and international style sharing communities such as Lookbook and Polyvore, fashionistas have taken an increased interest in emerging creators from across the globe, and with the launch of a new social network style site called Cityblis.com, the discovery of rising brands from across...

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For Marc Jacobs, Dot Marks the Spot; Thakoon X NARS Cosmetics; And More…

April 6, 2012
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For Marc Jacobs, Dot Marks the Spot; Thakoon X NARS Cosmetics; And More…

Industry News April 6, 2012  2:55 pm Marc Jacobs is in beauty takeover mode. First came this week’s announcement that the designer was creating a makeup collection in collaboration with Sephora, and now comes news that Jacobs has also been hard at work on a new fragrance franchise. Dot, as the red berry, honeysuckle, jasmine,...

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Rihanna’s Dark Side; Arizona Muse Prefers her Post-Baby Body; And More

April 2, 2012
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Rihanna’s Dark Side; Arizona Muse Prefers her Post-Baby Body; And More

Industry News April 2, 2012  3:33 pm Sometimes it seems Rihanna changes her hair as often as she changes her socks. After recent stints as a blonde and a fire engine redhead, the singer is back to a dark brunette, and she added a bit of edge to the look à la Alice Dellal with...

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Raquel Welch Wigs Out, National Cleavage Day, Burger Beauty, And More

March 30, 2012
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Raquel Welch Wigs Out, National Cleavage Day, Burger Beauty, And More

Industry News March 30, 2012  2:56 pm There are few women we’d buy a wig from, but perennial bombshell Raquel Welch might just be the one. The curvy actress has been peddling faux manes since 1998, and is expected to pull in $50 million in 2012. Word is Welch will introduce a new high-end line...

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