Fashion magazines and books
Stefano Chiassai, fashion designer and creative director for international fashion brands, is an untiring collector of clothes and fashion-related materials, a passion that in almost forty years of career has allowed him to put together an archive made up of 15,000 pieces that include garments, accessories and fabrics, turning it into a place for experimentation and contamination of the past, present and future.
Do the words “taste” and “elegance” still have much meaning these days?* Or are they being edged out by the most opulent and narcissistic behavior? – This is me thinking aloud because I am struggling to come to terms with realities of certain situations. In this hell of opulence I believed that elegance need to be noticed, not excessively displayed. I guess, in a DANTE way, I need a Virgil who can take me out of this inferno. Alberto Vedelago comes to my rescue as my mind is cracking up.
The results from the 2017 voting for Most Stylish Men are now final. Most Stylish Men 2017 are Adam Lambert, Felix Baumgartner and Tom Cruise and they were determined entirely by their fans.
Beyond the Bale is The Woolmark Company’s quarterly magazine that communicates company initiatives to stakeholders across the wool pipeline.
Eduard Enninful, who will depart his current position as fashion and style director of W Magazine to take up his new position on August 1, revealed that he was "most excited to tell my father about my appointment. He immigrated to England from Ghana with my mother and six children."
In SIR, Mario Testino presents over 300 photographs in his search to define the allure of men. Including many unpublished works from his archive of thousands, SIR traces the evolution of the male in Testino’s photographs over the past three decades of his career. In these pages the body, costume, tradition, gender play, portraiture, photojournalism, constructed realities and fashion collide.
Tommy Hilfiger announces the global launch of Tommy Hilfiger’s memoir, American Dreamer, which chronicles his life and career in becoming one of the world’s most renowned fashion designers and will be on sale beginning tomorrow. From his beginnings as an eager entrepreneur in Elmira, New York, to founding his namesake brand and building international growth, the memoir shares Hilfiger’s most genuine and moving recollections.
Henry Poole are delighted to be featured in Yoshimi Hasegawa’s new book Bespoke Style: Glimpse into the World of British Craftsmanship. The book has gone into great detail on the history of men’s style as well as tailors, shoemakers, shirt & accessory houses and luxury services. Yoshimi talks about Henry Poole’s past and present and interviews some of the Directors.
Dormeuil celebrated the launch of Dominic Dormeuil's book 'In Search of the World's Precious Wools' at the Galérie Glénat in Paris, with a photographic exhibition of some of the beautiful pictures taken by Jean-Baptiste Rabouan Photographie and extracted from the book.
Adriana Lima and Joan Smalls are exotic beauties in the latest W magazine's issue. The attractive models took a photo session in Havana, Cuba, which will be included in September's issue.
Lady Gaga shoot a photo session for the September issue of "Harper` s Bazaar ". On the cover she posed in a pink Chanel suit and her dog - the French Bulldog Asia. In the edition who can find information about the style of the star - clothes type "vintage".
The actress Margot Robbie, who played one of the leader roles in the nominated "Wolf of Wall Street", is going to be on the cover of the Australian edition of Elle for March. The Hollywood beauty made a special photo shoot for the magazine.
Alessandra Ambrosio shot a playful photo shoot for the September issue of the Brazilian magazine Glamour.
The young British actress Emma Watson showed impressive skills as a model.
The august issue of the Hong Kong edition of "Harper's Bazaar" offers two photo shoots featuring two of the most famous Hollywood stars - Mila Jovovich and Kate Hudson.
Taking the lead in this year’s Calendar is beautiful Oscar winning actress, Penelope Cruz, whilst noted fashion photographer, Kristian Schuller, shot the intense imagery.
Set to take the audience on a stunning visual voyage, the 2013 Calendar showcases Campari’s latest female protagonist in 13 vivid shots, as she engages with intriguing and mystical superstitions, such as black cats, broken mirrors, walking under ladders as well as walking on cracks.
Halle Berry is on her second cover for Interview Magazine Germany - she's gone full on 70's vintage glam for the occasion. The 46 years old actress is serving up glam, retro and vintage looks for the November 2012 Issue. She is rocking platform heels and a sexy blue blouse and shades for inside the issue.
Nicole Kidman is topless on the cover of V Magazine's Travel Issue. The 45-year-old actress shows off her cheeks in a super short black skirt with gold chains around. The photos are made by the famous photographer Mario Testino.
The actress changed the image in which we are accustomed seeing her. Recently, the star did not even appear on worldly events and festivals, giving all her time to the family. Many even began to argue that Kidman had abandoned the film industry. The surprising shoot quickly denied the rumors.
He's one of the most prolific directors of all time, and James Cameron’s career is the subject of a new pictorial in Harper's Bazaar's May 2012 issue.
To mark the re-release of "Titanic" in 3D, the monthly mag put together a fashion shoot, starring model Hailey Clauson and based on four of Cameron’s super-successful films.
The fashion glossy and Mr Cameron partnered to create a behind-the-scenes expose of the styles and props used in some of his most memorable movies, including the Oscar-winning film starring Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio.
The January issue of Vanity Fair magazine features an article about Lady Gaga and a photo shoot by the famous American photographer Annie Leibovitz. On the cover photo the singer is decently dressed in a red dress, complete with a massive red hat. In the magazine there is also an eye-popping nude sketch by Tony Bennett, made when she had stripped down for him. She’s naked, but it’s an artistic, tasteful image.
In the interview for the magazine she says that she hasn’t found the man of her dreams yet. “I have never felt truly cherished by a lover. I have an inability to know what happiness feels like with a man,” Gaga said.
Yesterday Campari officially released the 2012 Campari Calendar images at an exclusive event held in Milan. The calendar star is the international supermodel Milla Jovovich, the photographer - Dimitri Daniloff.
Entitled It’s the end of the world, baby!, this year’s Campari Calendar takes its inspiration from the buzz around the prediction that, according to the ancient Mayan culture, the world as we know will end on 21st December 2012 and enter a transformative period. Campari takes a positive look at intriguing theories, and presents them visually in a series of powerful, awe inspiring photos starring Hollywood actress and supermodel, Milla Jovovich.
Andrea is on the cover of the biggest Bulgarian magazine for bridal fashion and wedding services - Svatben katalog (Bridal catalogue). In the new issue are presented in detail suitable for the summer season bridal and formal toilets of the most popular Bulgarian and foreign fashion designers. Andrea grabs the attention in a vanguard dress of the brand Enzoani.
Today the most important criteria for the bridal garments is so that they match the style of the lady that wears them, no matter if it is a gorgeous dress, decorated with gold, a suit with trousers of a bare back dress.
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.
The men’s magazine Esquire prepared a world atlas with the most beautiful and sexy women in the world. It featured beauties from 195 countries.
The Atlas of the sexiest women alive, according to American publication entitled literally, from princesses to include models, singers, showgirls, dancers, athletes, writers, journalists, wives of presidents, misses, first etc etc ministers and deputies.
Genlux Magazine is providing us again with fashion photoshoot of American burlesque artist, model and actress Dita Von Teese for the Fall 2010 issue, photographed by BarkhaX2. This issue of the magazine is described as Green Issue, titled “A Shady Green” and Dita is posing for the same. Each shoot unravels a story of the superstar siren and her involvement with two necessary greens-plants and money.
Animal activists have taken aim at LADY GAGA for posing in nothing but raw meat for a fashion magazine cover.
The pop star posed in a 'bikini' made entirely of slabs of red meat for the cover of Japan's Hommes Vogue - and campaigners at People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) have been quick to react.
PETA President Ingrid Newkirk says, "Lady Gaga's job is to do outlandish things, and this certainly qualifies as outlandish because meat is something you want to avoid putting on or in your body. No matter how beautifully it is presented, flesh from a tortured animal is flesh from a tortured animal. Meat represents bloody violence and suffering, so if that's the look they were going for, they achieved it".
For a second year Cheryl Cole has been crowned as the Sexiest Woman in the World by the readers of the magazine FHM.
The 26-year-old tempter took the lead of the rating Top 100 sexiest women in the world. Next are the Hollywood actress Megan Fox and the American Top Model Marisa Miller.
Readers of the British Glamour magazine named singer Cheryl Cole as “Most stylish woman of 2010” .
Sexy pop singer Rihanna took the second spot.
Australian singer and actress Dani Minogue, who became the face of the autumn collection of Marks & Spencer brand, was voted 6th.
Emanuela is on the cover of the largest magazine for bridal fashion and wedding services in Bulgaria – Bridal Catalogue.
The new issue contains 228 full color pages with detailed presentation of wedding and official dresses for the spring season and also – fashion suggestions for the prom. Spring is the season that provides all brides with an excellent opportunity to experiment with the colors of the dress and its accessories.
In the autumn issue of the Bulgarian magazine Svatba (Wedding) the future brides can see the latest trends in bridal fashion. Leading Bulgarian and world designers present their collections on the pages of the luxury edition.
One of them is the chief designer of the Spanish company PRONOVIAS Manuel Mota, who offers for 2010 elegant models from natural silk and specially made laces and absolutely new line, which accents the waist.
Prof. Lubomir Stoykov’s new book World Fashion. Part Three: Italy is already a cultural and aesthetical fact. During its official premiere at Vitosha Park Hotel, it was presented by H.E. Stefano Benazzo – ambassador of Republic of Italy to Bulgaria who is also author of the introductory words. Mr. Benazzo notices: The work of Prof. Lubomir Stoykov has the merit to tell the story of the evolution of the Italian fashion through the stories of our biggest designers from the post-war period until the present, showing that fashion is most of all a result of the labour of really unusually people rather than of more or less inspired persons, more or less anti conformists. I am grateful to Prof. Stoykov, because thanks to him, many Bulgarians who love so much our country, will be able to "understand" the Italian fashion, will be able to explain its language and symbols, rather than only fall in love from first sight.
n a bold global initiative the international editions of VOGUE will be partnering with designers, department stores and boutiques to create Fashion’s Night Out, an evening extravaganza to be held around the world on Thursday 10th September 2009.
From London to Paris, New York to Mumbai, and Beijing to Milan, VOGUE editors, models, celebrities and retailers will gather to celebrate the fashion industry and to raise shopping spirits as they take part in their respective cities’ special events.
The Brittish top model Kate Moss made a striking appearance on the American "TAR" magazine's cover. The cover is made by one of the greatest modern Brittish artists Damien Hirst.
The artist has "scarred" her face as if half of its skin is gone.
This cover definitely won't be ignored. The message of the artist probably is that beneath the outside glamour we all have blood and muscles.
What are te hot trends for the season in bridal fashion - you can find the answers in the new issue of Bulka magazine - already on the market in Bulgaria! In it you will also find fashion offers of Bulgarian and foreign designers, practical advices for the choice of a dress, accessories and jewelry. You will learn how to turn the flaws of your figure in advantages, how to dress if you are a bride's maid ormother-in-law? What is the bride according to Sonia Rykiel & Jean Poul Gaultier, presented with collections from Pret-a-porter Paris, October 2007 and how Dior retells the story of Cinderella?
The cosmetic suggestions in the issue accentuate on 13 fatal fragrances and the latest news in make up.
On 1 August 2007 was officially announced the start of the electronic magazine for fashion and lifestyle “Fashion Lifestyle Magazine”. Editor-in-chief is Assoc. prof. Dr. Lubomir Stoykov. The online magazine is published by the consultancy house "Ot igla do konetz" and Fashion.bg Ltd., the owner and publisher of the biggest Bulgarian fashion directory Fashion.BG managed by Mrs. Silvia Kabaivanova, who is the managing editor of the new editorial.
University teaching has many advantages (although it has some disadvantages, which we are not going to discuss here and now) – it makes you feel always young because you are constantly communicating with students; gives you an opportunity to feel satisfied because of the awareness that you live a meaningful life and that there is someone to whom you could pass on your experience and knowledge; gives you a certain emotional-intellectual feeling and thus a special vitamin of spiritual confidence, for which there is no analogue.
Coiffure Beauty Magazine is a luxurious magazine issued every month. The Magazine targets the professionals in the hairdressing branch and presents articles and information on variety of popular style topics like hair and health, cosmetic products for the hair and sections of the Magazine include information about seminars, workshops and various hair events. We also have dedicated part of the magazine to cosmetics, fashion, spa, and lifestyle. We also publish information on new developments in the field of cosmetics as well as the latest trends in styling and hairdressing and are privilaged to work with some of the best hairstylists in the world and in Bulgaria.
The anniversary issue of the SVATBA magazine offers 250 models wedding and prom dresses.
On 200 pages are presented ideas for organization of your wedding day and all details, connected with the ceremony.
For the show IMB World of Textile Processing, which will be held in Cologne (Germany) from the 10 to May 13, 2006, the French magazine Texnews Techniques will be translated into English and proposes to you to receive this special edition for free, which will be published on April 30, 2006.
On May 11th 2004 in House 2 of Boyana Residence was held the charity premiere of Lubomir Stoykov’s new book “World Fashion. Part II: USA”. It was under the patronage of Mrs. Kathy Pardew – wife of US ambassador James Pardew. Mrs. Pardew wrote the introduction of the book and specially attended the event and greeted Mr. Stoykov.
The Bulgarian president Mr. Georgi Parvanov send a special greeting letter to the jubilarian: “In all your initiatives you are demonstrating a notable working capacity, creative prolificacy and high professionalism, which deservedly makes you real sculpture and herald of refined criteria. Your nearly 30 years creative work is no doubt an excellent basis for spiritual and aesthetic upbringing, that we all need so much today”. Exclusively was the appearance of the Bulgarian variety prima Lili Ivanova. At the supreme moment she sang “Happy birthday to you” to Mr. Stoykov.
As we promised, in several articles we present
you the most interesting fashion moments
from the charity premiere of “Almanac of
Bulgarian fashion 2003-2004”. The premiere
was held on November 26th in Inter Expo
Centre under the honourable patronage of Mrs
ALBENA ALEXANDROVA AND THE MIRROR COLLECTION
The Mirror is an autumn – winter – spring collection of the prize-winner of “Golden Pin 2002” and “Roshavata Garga” designer - Albena Alexandrova.
A real mix of designs and materials – wool, silk, leather and satin with sparkling ornamental studs, beads and crystals on dresses. Colors made sense of a high spirit and brought beautiful desires.