Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week is taking place in New York City at Lincoln Center from February 10-17, 2011 with more than 100 designers presenting their Fall 2011 collections including Hervé Léger by Max Azria, Diane von Furstenberg, Carolina Herrera, Vera Wang, Michael Kors, Derek Lam, Tommy Hillfiger, Prabal Gurung, Nicole Miller, Charlotte Ronson, Tory Burch, and Betsey Johnson.
Bar Refaeli is back with a new photos for the Spring/Summer 2011 lingerie line from Passionata.
The new collection of the lingerie brand has become one of the hottest this winter.
The theme is kinda fun, colorful, and girlie, just slightly different from last year collection, with vibrant, candy colors.
An impressive fashion show – work of the graduates from "Design and architecture" department, module "Fashion", was presented in Sofia hall “Florimont Expo” on 6 of February.
Under the theme "(R)Evolutions" the fashion graduates demonstrated their creative works – collections of 6 models each, designed and constructed by the students.
Vivienne Westwood, famous British fashion designer gave its contribution to Valentine's Day holiday (February 14) with Her Valentine's Day - a two-piece jewelry set.
The jewelry collection is made from gunmetal with an enamel eye which symbolizes knowledge and inner vision. The eye is framed within an abstract heart pierced by an arrow with elaborate feathers.
Unusual fashion show was organized in the Polish city of Krakow.
Freshmen students from the School of Art and Fashion design presented clothes made of junk paper – ketchup sachets, bags, magazine scraps and bits of tissue. The actual show went under the slogan “Fashion from junk 2011”. The clothes from the Junk fashion show really illustrated the imagination of the students.
Elizabeth Musmanno, the woman whose work at Dior Couture and Vera Wang has redefined the global fashion world will visit the capital of Macedonia in April.
Elizabeth was Head of Worldwide Marketing and Communications and a member of the executive committee. She created global marketing campaigns, press strategies and advertising initiatives for all markets.
This year, Israeli fashion Couture brand My Lady Haute Couture, designed again a collection of bridal and formal dresses for the Bulgarian representation of the company – Bridal Fashion. The gowns are made in one single piece of every model, with unique design made by the designer of the brand – Haim Bar.
The bridal dresses radiate in diamond white and ecru, and in combination of diamond white with latte macchiato.
Chocolate, hearts, greeting card or just a flower – those are the traditional St. Valentine’s Day gifts. But there is another gift that is worth to thing about – sexy underwear, which will make your lover and yourself happy.
In the Triumph stores you can find several options for lingerie in the traditional red color. Amourette 28 is a model made from beautiful lace – for the women who prefer classic elegance.
Yesterday, Sofia Borisova, the designer of Romantika Fashion, presented her new collection “Different” for spring-summer 2011. The fashion show was held in Dedeman Princess Hotel Sofia. Several top models, including Dilyana Popova, Teddy Velinova, Stella Stoykova made appearance on the catwalk, dressed in exquisite outfits.
The fashion show of fashion house Romantika gathered many VIP personas, including Zlatka Raykova, Jeni Kalkandjieva, Iren Onteva, Desi Zidarova, Sofi Marinova...
The famous American brand Victoria’s Secret surprised its numerous clients with another collection of tempting underwear.
This time it is designed for future brides. Seductive, feminine and sophisticated lingerie from the new "wedding" collection of Victoria’s Secret combines gentle translucent fabric with a traditional white color, seductive lace with a comfortable and practical fashion.
Bulgarian fashion designers presented their collection at the Couture Paris fashion week shows.
On the catwalk met humor, fantasy, feathers, lace and crystals. Together with the Portuguese designer Andre de Pessoa, the Bulgarian designers Livia Stoyanova and Yasen Samuilov showed their unusual ideas.
Designer Nevena, presented her new collection of dresses yesterday at the Kempinski Hotel Zografski. This year, she decided to risk using unknown models from Expose model agency, because she didn’t want to distract the audience from the focus of the evening – the dresses. Sheer dresses radiating with the typical of fashion house "Nevena" aristocracy, perfectly blended with vivid colors and a dose of boldness.
On 5 and 6 February, 2011 for the third time will be held wedding exhibition BALKANICA
Balkanica wedding expo is a major trade show which displays the trends in Bridal and groom Fashion in the Balkan Region. A unique event in Bulgaria, organized by EXPOLINE company will traditionally took its place in the capital's Sheraton Hotel. As every year the exhibition will bring together again leading companies of the wedding industry in Bulgaria and other countries.
On a special ceremony at Grand Hotel Sofia 44-year-old Daniela Tsvetanova became Mrs. Baba* for 2011. She charmed the jury with her stunning look and skills. Daniela is married for 28 years, she lives and works in Sofia and develop her own business, which makes her absolutely independent. She thinks that it’s very important for one woman to maintain and look good, even if she’s a grandma. Daniela is the grandmother of 8-year-old boy and a 2-year-old girl.
2011 Golden Globe Awards captured every heart with eye catching, colorful gowns, seen everywhere on the red carped. One of the most repeated trend, that was everywhere was the green dresses fashion trend. Emerald green is coming back as we saw on the night of the awards, some of the celebrities in green includes Angelina Jolie, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Mila Kunis. Beautiful Angelina Jolie, sparkled in a sequined emerald green Versace gown, with long sleeves, bold shoulders and glittering beads.
Spring is already knocking on our door. You may not believe it, but after the Christmas holidays, the warmer weather comes imperceptibly, and a fresh, new trends will come with it.
The black color famously never goes out of fashion and the smokey, black makeup is present this spring and summer too. Black and smokey grays are smudged out over the lid and under the eye to give a mysterious look. The heavy eye makeup is worn with a nude lips and just a hint of blush on the cheeks.
For four days, fashion is once again high on the agenda in the German capital. As title sponsor of the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin, Mercedes-Benz is particularly delighted with the successful start.
Trade visitors and fashionistas flooded the event marquee at Bebelplatz to see the presentations of the designers.An exciting programme, rich in contrasts, which captivated and enthused guests right from the start.
Dark colors like black and grey dominate in the winter collection of the popular fashion brand "Blacky Dress", which was showcased in Berlin.
The German capital became the host of the new edition of "Mercedes-Benz" fashion week, at which will presented the biggest winter trends. The collection is all about the dark shades of the color palette. Gray color remains an essential part of the wardrobe....
Diane Kruger and Jérôme Lambert , CEO of Jaeger-LeCoultre officially presented the new Reverso Ultra Thin Lady at the SIHH.
The press conference was an occasion to tell the story of the last 3 years between Jaeger-LeCoultre and Diane Kruger since the Swiss Manufacture met her at Venice film festival in 2007. She expressed her long attachment with the Brand, the first time being when her mother offered her a Reverso for her 18th birthday.
Singer Gwen Stefani has signed a contract as the new face of French cosmetics giant L'Oreal Paris.
"I can't believe I get to be one of the L'Oreal Paris girls. To get to work with such a modern, talented group of people is really exciting. I'm a lucky, lucky girl," said the star. Gwen Stefani is famous for her own brand LAMB, which includes apparel, footwear, handbags and watches.
From January 19 - 22, 2011 a great selection of German and international designers will show their latest collections under the umbrella of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin. More than 40 brands are part of the event and contribute to a strong week for industry professionals attending the runway shows.
Many returning and new designers build a strong line-up for the season Autumn/Winter 2011. The four-day showcase of Winter 2011/2012 designs targets fashion industry professionals, and is expected to draw around 200,000 visitors to Berlin.
The young designer Kate Cusack offers interesting and extravagant jewelry, made of zippers! Although quite unusual, the designer has managed to create truly unique pieces that can be worn in everyday life..
Besides making jewelry, Kate is engaged in the design of costumes, wigs and various types of extravagant dresses and accessories.
True to its style, Atelier SIMON will again surprise its customers with unique handmade jewelry, that are made to complement the bridal and formal dresses from collection 2011 by Gergana Simeonova.
For the author’s jewelry inspiration are used Swarovski crystals with different shapes and colors of the stones.
The 27 year old New York based designer Jason Wu, who is best known for outfitting First Lady Michelle Obama, has collaborated with CND on a limited edition nail lacquers - Jason Wu Collection.
Four colors are featured in the collection: Miss Wu – an ashen matte grey that is Wu’s signature color, Brigitte – a gentle pink named after Brigitte Bardot, Veronica – a blood red named after bombshell Veronica Lake and...
Miss Nebraska 2010 Teresa Scanlan was crowned as Miss America 2011 friday night at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. The final night of the 90th Anniversary of the Miss America Pageant presented by DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse was broadcast live from Las Vegas on ABC.
Teresa's triumphant walk across the stage was just the beginning of a journey that will take her to every corner of the country during her year of service as Miss America 2011.
* 4 visions, containing references to the latest world fashion capitals - Paris, Milan, New York and London was created by the team of Julia Jurevich for her calendar of beauty for 2011.
Miss Bulgaria 2007 Julia Jurevich proved to be a supermodel in the world level with her new calendar. It is dedicated to the discreet charm of luxury, the ability for flexible change, unique style - everything that we are getting used to associate with high fashion.
The UK Lingerie brand Ultimo has brought out the most expensive bra Ultimo Diamond Back Miracle Bra. It cost is £800,000. The luxury bra is made of 32 brilliant-cut, white 1 carat diamonds that shot its price. t is the result of a collaboration between Ultimo Creator Michelle Mone OBE who designed it and esteemed jeweler Grant Macintyre.
Ultimo has also created a copy of this bra, which will be available at Debenhams for just £35.00.
Lacoste presented its new fragrance collection L.12.12. It was inspired by the famous polo shirts Lacoste, created first by a French tennis player Rene Lacoste in the distant 1927.
The new collection includes 3 fragrances that match three colors of the polo: white, blue and green. L.12.12 White represents simplicity, elegance and freshness, blue symbolizes intensity, aquatic life and manhood, and green stands for nature and good vibrations.
Indian multinational giant Adytia Birla Group presented its new corporate advertising for 2011. It will be aired this year on the most popular televisions in the world. In the ad is starring the famous Bulgarian model Geya Antonova. The Bulgarian, who works for Expose models agency, was chosen among thousands of models for the ad.
One of the sexiest Bulgarian models, Veneta Harizanova is rushed to prepare her wedding. The beauty will say “yes” to her beloved Emil in January. The future bride has returned from New York where she studies.
Bridal agency “Diamanti” is booked for the preparation and organization of the wedding and more than 50 people are looking after everything to go according to the plan.
Actor Aaron Johnson has been named Britain's best dressed man by GQ magazine, taking over from last year's winner Robert Pattinson.
The Twilight actor beat fashion stalwarts including David Beckham and Tom Ford. Johnson was placed in fourth spot in the latest rundown by the British style bible, while the big surprise in the poll was Victoria and David Beckham's eight-year-old son son Romeo - who was placed 26th in the chart.
One of the twenty best known brands worldwide, Jaguar launched new, limited edition perfume, named "Jaguar Woman Ivory Edition", developed by perfumer Vincent Schaller.
The perfume is a sparkling new fragrance with lively, fruity notes of mandarin, red grapefruit and black currant.
This year, two colors will be synonymous of sex appeal, charm and beauty. Gold and red shades will take over the trends in 2011.
If you want to look dazzling inspire yourself from this gorgeous makeup trend, especially perfect for the spring-summer season. The bright, warm colors like red and golden will help you to create an adorable look, that can be adapted to any occasion and style.
Fashion house Bulgari celebrated its 125th birthday with a brilliant exhibition of more than 600 pieces of jewelry in the Grand Palais in Paris. 125 years of Italian Magnificence will extend from December 10th to January 12th.
The man behind the name, Sotirio Bulgari, was a Greek silversmith blessed with a creative mind and keen business sense.
Oscar-winning actress Hilary Swank is to launch her own athletic fashion collection.
The actress has teamed up with the DMA Designers Management Agency to develop a concept for an apparel range with an athletic bend. She wanted the line to have a more sporty feel, because of her background as a gymnast and love of comfortable clothing.
Penelope Cruz, who is eight months pregnant, don't even think to give up the small pleasures in life.
She's just a few weeks away from giving birth - but despite sporting a huge bump, the 36-year-old Spanish actress still managed to look incredibly stylish as she shopped for clothes in Los Angeles. Penelope kept her growing baby bump covered in a camel-colored coat, combined with black trousers and stylish trilby.
Ever since it was announced Kate Middleton is due to marry Prince William next April the mania is now in full swing.
The biggest names in the fashion world, Karl Lagerfeld, Christian Lacroix, Valentino and Gucci, sketched their interpretation of Kate Middleton's wedding dress. For the moment, Miss Middleton is still considering how to dress in the happiest day of her life.
Brazilian top model Gisele Bundchen models pieces by Balenciaga for the fashion house’s Spring 2011 campaign.
The 30-year-old Brazilian supermodel looks helpless in a forest as she poses in a black-and-white shot with male model Yuri Pleskun dressed in ghostly makeup. Steven Meisel shot the Spring 2011 campaign images, designed by Paris-based duo M/M, set to appear in February editions of the major fashion publications.
In this cold weather there is nothing better than warm, fur coats.
Want to get some original ideas? Every year fashion designers bring something new to the table and this season they managed to take the fur coats to another level, creating stylish designs which suit the current fashion trends perfectly.
Short fur coat can be combined with almost everything, even dresses. If the leather is light, focus on the cream and pale shades.
The Victoria’s Secret Angel, Adriana Lima has posed in Victoria's Secret Holiday 2010 Photoshoot.
Adriana Lima has the special supermodel charm that fits perfectly with the brand and the Holiday 2010 collection of lingerie. The sensational photo session shows the beauty posing with the new, blue Starlet Halter Bra as well as the Starry Nights range in beautiful deep blue that features stars, lace and sequins
This winter, lace is crowned to be the ultimate fabric and one of the key trends. From dresses to shirts to accessories, this feminine fabric has made a big comeback for the winter fashion season.
The Fall/Winter 2010 lace fashion trend has taken the catwalks with sleek and sophisticated dresses and lace accessories. Fashion experts advise to select one lace garment to be the focal point of the outfit and keep the rest of the look simple.
Worn on all kinds of occasions, belts are a must-have accessory this winter. Almost universally made of leather, they are always delicately thin and elegantly complement the look of the woman.
During the day, you can double up the belt and sling it low on hips for more casual look. In the evening, however, is time for bold statement in terms of color and ornaments. Bejewelled and velvet belts add a touch of evening glamour.
Riccardo Tisci has opened up the often closed doors of fashion by introducing an albino model in the Givenchy's spring 2011 ad campaign.
After making waves and winning praise for casting Lea T., a transexual model, in his last few campaigns for Givenchy, the designer has asked an albino model named Stephen Thompson to front his latest Givenchy ads. In the campaign are featured Stephen Thompson alongside with Daphne Groeneveld, French Vogue's 15-year-old cover girl.
Rihanna with her new hit single "The Only Girl In This World" is not only topping the music charts these days but she is also on top of the priority of the world's biggest selling quality men's magazine GQ and to prove it they have Rihanna on the cover of their January 2011 Issue. After disappearing from the spotlight for a while due to a dispute with her former partner, the brunette appeared hotter than ever.
Elena Petrova, Gala, Valentina Voykova, Kalin Vratchanski and Vladimir Karamazov are the most elegant Bulgarians for 2010, according to the popular online magazine Fashion Lifestyle Magazine with editor-in-chief Lubomir Stoykov. The new “BG fashion icons” for 2010 were chosen by the readers of the magazine after online voting and by an expert panel of 30 leading fashion and lifestyle journalists and the editorial team of Fashion Lifestyle Magazine.
Rumours have been bouncing around when Lady Gaga signed up last year to work with MAC on the Viva Glam campaign and it can be safely confirmed that Lady Gaga will once again be the face with Viva Glam in 2011 and will shot by Nick Knight and styled by Nicola Formichetti. MAC is now reporting that the Gaga campaign, which also stars Cyndi Lauper, has been its most successful to date.
New York is the city of the future and those who are in love with it, are drawing inspiration there. Nooka is a New York fashion design company (Nooka is a slang for "New Yorker") founded by artist/designer Matthew Waldman. The ethos of Nooka is universal language, which guides the creation of products with enhanced functionality with this futuristic philosophy. The first products in the portfolio of Nooka are the watches. The idea of a unique design comes while Waldman is watching the big clock in a London hotel and asks himself why the visualization of time is so standard.
Few weeks after Kim Kardashian has announced she will design a line of watches for The Brissmor Company, she was spotted at the launch of her signature watch collection in Los Angeles yesterday.
Kim leaked that it's taken 11 months for her to develop her merchandise and get it ready to sell.
Actress Angelina Jolie will be designing new jewelry line.
Jolie has teamed up with Robert Procop to create her very own line of high-end jewelry, called "Exceptional Jewels.
Angelina has worn several pieces from the jewelry line in recent months, including the black and rose gold necklace...
Spanish actress Elsa Pataky promoted the first collection of Time Force jewelry in Madrid, Spain.
The actress awakens passions wherever she goes. Pataky presented the charming jewelry collection, called "Ultimate Jewels". Elsa is the female face of the new campaign of TimeForce brand while soccer star Christiano Ronaldo is the male face of the watch company.