Yesterday (November 10, 2014) was the world premiere of 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part One' at Leicester Square in London, UK. The movie, which is expected to generate over £ 100 m, will be released in the theatres on November 20.
The model Alessandra Ambrosio expands her fashion brand with a swimwear collection.
The Brazilian beauty has helped in the design of 75 different models swimsuits, all of which are inspired by the "Brazilian bohemian style and the elegance of Malibu."
The collection, available in selected stores as well as online from November 5, draws inspiration from Samurai Culture and fractured mineral formations, using new technologies and materials for both function and style.
Jimmy Choo launches an online personalization service - Tailor-made designer shoes.
Top model Naomi Campbell will open a charity shop in London, which will sell clothes donated by her, her friends and designers who wishing to make a donation.
Australian actress Margot Robbie was awarded 'Breakthrough of the Year' at the annual Women of the Year Awards by the British edition of Harper's Bazaar.
The Jakarta Fashion Week (JFW) 2015 closes its fourth day after presenting scores of strong collections. The opening day on November 1st, witnessed the presentation a group of designers who undertook a special training and incubation program called Indonesia Fashion Forward (IFF). The strongest of this bunch was Sapto Djojokartiko whose creation of beautiful, flowing dresses with intricate details of embroidery which caught the undivided attention of the audience, which consisted of buyers, the media and fashion lovers.
American singer Beyonce is the top-earning woman in music for the past year. From June 2013 to June 2014, Beyonce earned $115m (£71.8m).
Olympic Gold medallist, Commonwealth champion and Arena Elite athlete, Chad Le Clos grew up in Durban, South Africa where he not only started competing in swimming competitions at age 7 but where he also discovered his ‘other’ passion: surfing. Durban is home to a thriving surfer community thanks to its consistent waves, regular swells and favourable wind conditions not to mention warm water temperatures year round. With this in mind it is no surprise that Le Clos, with his keen water instinct, was also drawn to the waves and is a good amateur surfer.
The famous Russian designer Valentin Yudashkin presented at Russia Fashion Week the unique collection of amber jewelry.
The best of winter was yet to come. It is a couple of weeks now since SUITEBLANCO launched its winter campaign starring the lovely Irina Shayk, which will bring the fashion firm’s season and the year to a close.
The British Style Award will go the 'individual who most embodies the spirit of British fashion and is an international ambassador for London as a leading creative fashion capital'.
Conceived in 2008, Jakarta Fashion Week is Indonesia's annual premiere fashion event as a universal platform for innovative brands who wish to associate themselves with design, style and luxury.
This winter, H&M is celebrating the holidays with a spectacular campaign and festive collection. Global superstars Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga are the stars of the campaign, singing “It Don’t Mean A Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing)” from their #1 new album Cheek To Cheek. The extended version of the commercial premieres at hm.com on November 25.
For its 20th Anniversary, the Salon du Chocolat is presenting a fabulous retrospective of the 150 best designs that will be displayed in a dedicated exhibition, as well as an exclusive 'special anniversary collection'.
Athleticism. The search for an Olympian ideal that creates a new dialog between physicality and clothes. Gaia Trussardi is inspired by a toned, lithe, real figure for the Trussardi Spring/Summer 2015 collection. Rejecting the contemporary culture of absolute virtuality and the disconnection between mind and body, she admires the timeless elegance of athletes and imagines a dynamic and sophisticated woman.
The 29th season of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia takes place in Moscow from 22nd to 26th October. Over 70 participants will show their collections for Spring-Summer 2015.
The monologue opening the Spring 2015 fashion show takes its full meaning looking at the diversity of this astonishing collection. From lace dresses matched with clerical collars to cropped velvet trousers, or the architectural heels in the shape of the Louis Vuitton monogram flower, we discover a forward thinking wardrobe.
'In my opinion, Canada has been the perfect incubator for my brand to grow and to figure out what works and what doesn't, and to get to a point where it's strong and then: 'What next?' I think for me, it's Europe for many reasons. I think that's a natural evolution for a Canadian designer to take', said Christopher Bates to CTV News Canada.
The event was full-on energy from the beginning, with free runners using the show’s set for a parkour performance to kick off the show. They were celebrated by an audience waving foam boxing gloves and wearing athletic tanks for Team Wang and Team H&M. The global H&M audience was invited to participate through a live stream hosted on hm.com and alexanderwang.com.
Dominique Sanda in ‘The Garden of the Finzi-Continis’ and Anjelica Huston in the Max Mara images taken at the Grand Hotel et de Milan in 1971 are the style icons that inspired Max Mara Spring/Summer 2015 campaign.
The event will be hold in institute's Sydney campus on the 1st and 2nd of December 2014 from 6.00pm and will be the culmination of 3 years of hard work, dedication and passion.
Sharp Dressed Man was founded by the Baltimore Fashion Alliance in 2012 to support men re-entering the workforce - it collects gently worn suits & business attire and distributes them to men who are newly released from prison and trying to make a fresh start.
This season, Riccardo Tisci turns the page at Givenchy by redefining his version of the "Bon Ton". This collection is a new mix between Riccardo Tisci soul and Givenchy's DNA: animals, geometry, prints and masculine / feminine.
Fendi,for Fall/Winter 2014-2015 presents the Galassia sunglasses. In a perfect blend between retro feeling and contemporary feminine allure, the new model embodies Fendi’s aesthetic codes for the new season, celebrating the sensuality of lightness and transparency.
The Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week TOKYO 2015 S/S started from October 13th! There will be 48 brands participating in the fashion show and installation from the 13th through the 19th.
Looking forwards and backwards to prepare for the future through a dynamic sampling and remixing of history. In the Spring-Summer collection Raf Simons, Artistic Director of Christian Dior, instigates an exploration of the past combined with ideas of a near future, democratising the traditions of haute couture by taking them into the realm of the pret-a-porter.
Parfois reinforces its fashion positioning in the Fall-Winter 14/15 season. The catalog featured the renowned model Cate Underwood and was photographed by Quentin de Briey, two rising figures in the fashion world.
For Fall Winter 2014, the Pucci girl goes in search of a savage chic. Creative Director Peter Dundas creates a quasi-primitive, luxury-kissed landscape for her journey, drawing upon the decorative cultures of ancient Native American and Inuit people. Drawn in earthy colors and rich with intricate handcraft, a surge of animalistic energy pulses through the collection. But the savage is cut with the civil, leaving a rigorously chic refinement wafting through the air.
Poppy Delevingne, Atlanta de Cadenet, Harley Viera-Newton and Ursula Corberó to celebrate "The Event Paper".
Stradivarius has celebrated a spectacular party in Barcelona with a large shoot to create the brand´s first magazine. The party "The Event Paper" has had some exceptional international hosts such as Poppy Delevingne, Atlanta de Cadenet-Taylor and Harley Viera-Newton.
Carrera y Carrera pays tribute to eternal love and to its most universal script: LOVE. Since time immemorial, love has been associated with symbols and icons. The duality of a human being: masculine and feminine, good and evil, yin and yang.
Louis Vuitton introduced Spring/Summer 2015 collection during the Paris Fashion Week. The show started promising, with many effects and did not disappoint the viewers to the very end.
As I previously reported, on September 26, 2014 was the big final fashion show, presenting the creations of the 60 finalists in the international contest for young fashion designers Frankfurt Style Award 2014.
The name of this collection is inspired by one of the most iconic streets in Seville, Sierpes Street. Located in the center of the Andalusian capital, Sierpes Street partly takes its name from its sinuous shape that mimics the movement of the Manila shawl’s fringe, the star of this collection.
H&M Design Award 2014 winner Eddy Anemian has created a highly developed capsule collection, translating his painstaking techniques of cut and construction. To create this special collection, Eddy has worked closely with the H&M design team to capture the elegant mood and precision of his winning designs. The pieces will be available at selected H&M stores, as well as online, from October 23.
The previous night we became spectators of the final event of one great platform for young fashion designers - Frankfurt Style Award 2014. At the Frankfurt International Airport were presented the top 60 creations, chosen from the work of students from more than 400 fashion schools in 34 countries.
This season the reference is to the Spanish invasion of Sicily, which began in the 15th century.
Although it's fun to try different lipstick colors and that makeup trends are different every season, there are three lipstick shades, which are suitable for almost every woman.
'We shot it in London. Romeo's really good to work with. Quite a lot of people - mostly actors - feature in the video, all dancing to music', a source revealed.
After the 14-year old Martina Martini visited Lanificio Fratelli Cerruti at Milano Unica and participated in the selection of fabrics for the next collections of the brands Richmart and Richmart Junior, the managers of the Italian fabrics brand were impressed by her taste and flair and invited her to a two-week visit at Cerruti factory.
Jennifer Aniston's haircut as Rachel from 'Friends' was announced for the most influential hairstyle of all time.
MQ Vienna Fashion Week took place in Vienna from From 8th to 14th September 2014. Bulgarian photographer Balin Balev from Varna was one of the five official photographers, taking pictures and having access to the whole show. We offer you to see photos from the backstage of the fashion event the way he saw the atmosphere - hectic, but exciting and different from the show itself.
Martina Martini is 14 years old and this is her third participation at Milano Unica. After one year at a school in Canturbury, UK, she continues her education at the places, where people are doing real business.
Martina has interest in fashion design, fashion journalism and photography. At Milano Unica she was selecting fabrics and accessories for her Autumn/Winter collection of children's jackets Richmart Junior.
Inspired in the Japanese culture and it retrospective sense of the interrelationship between manand nature.
Two different environments:
The first one takes as a reference the uniqueness of Akihabara district in Tokyo and the fascinating Manga universe with its Superheroines from the Japanese comics. Pastel colors and origami works on the swimsuits, bikinis and trikinis inside of a casual and imaginary world.
Birth. To born. Back to roots. Give birth. In and out concept. Embryo development into foetus and into human being. Gynaecology and obstetrics. Mother and foetus physic and psychological conditions. In utero communication. Printings inspired by the anatomist William Hunter drawings, obstetrician specialist.
In summer 2015 Andrés Sarda undertakes an imaginary tour through multiple incarnations of the woman. She shows beauty and femininity and flaunts all her splendour in the brand’s line-up, interpreting the esthetic codes of various cultures. It brings to mind a journey by plane to a beauty contest featuring the most beautiful women from different countries.
Iconic musician, actor and fashion rebel designs exclusive items for the Sailor Jerry Clothing line 'The Flash Collection by Iggy Pop'
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week New York will be held from 4th to 11th of September 2014 in Lincoln Center, New York, USA. During the event the participants will show their collections for Spring-Summer 2015.
From 8th to 14th September 2014 will be held the sixth edition of MQ Vienna Fashion Week. Bulgarian photographer Balin Balev from Varna will be one of the five official event's photographers, taking pictures and having access to the whole show.
To celebrate the launch of its new Leather Trim Tote, Cath Kidston is launching a campaign delving into every woman’s most treasured possession and asks – do you like yours #TotesBig or #TotesSmall?