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The Pinnacle of Sartorial Excellence: Training the Elite Tailors of the Future
Fashion design education

The Pinnacle of Sartorial Excellence: Training the Elite Tailors of the Future

The Savile Row Academy is a tailoring school founded by Andrew Ramroop OBE, Master Tailor and Director of Maurice Sedwell, bespoke tailors of Savile Row.

Most Stylish Men at Pitti Uomo supported Ethical Fashion
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Most Stylish Men at Pitti Uomo supported Ethical Fashion

On 10.01.2018 at Salone delle Feste of Hotel The St. Regis Florence was held the International conference Ethical Fashion – The New Fashion Formula, followed by the awards ceremony “303 TUSCANS“ – certificate for ETHICAL FASHION. The event took place during the popular fair Pitti Uomo and gathered all stylish men and women at the luxury 5-star hotel in the center of Florence.

Awarding ceremony
Competitions & awards

Awarding ceremony "303 Tuscans" for Ethical fashion during Pitti Uomo

TOC Fashion Academy Tuscany organizes the awarding ceremony “303 Tuscans” for Ethical fashion in Florence, Italy on 10.01.2018, at 6 p.m. Certificates will be given to communities supporting the Italian supply chain and the three-dimensional business model.

Illustrations of TOC principles to make the Theory of Constraints understandable to children
Curious news

Illustrations of TOC principles to make the Theory of Constraints understandable to children

During the International TOCICO Conference in Berlin, Germany, from 15 to 19 July, TOC Fashion Academy Tuscany presented illustrations, inspired by the Theory of Constraints (TOC) principles. They are made in order to be used to explain TOC to children in an amusing way.

Star Burleigh - Mexican born stylist
People profiles

Star Burleigh - Mexican born stylist

Star was born in Veracruz, Mexico and moved to the United States at the age of four. From a very young age, Star developed a love and passion for the arts. She spent her childhood in art lessons where she focused on painting, photography, sculpting, and sketching. During her teen years she became obsessed with fashion and like any kid growing up in Los Angeles, a dream of one day working for Hollywood.

Meet Andrew Ramroop - the founder of the Savile Row Academy
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Meet Andrew Ramroop - the founder of the Savile Row Academy

Andrew Ramroop is a founder of the Savile Row Academy tailoring school and Master Tailor and Director of Maurice Sedwell, bespoke tailors of Savile Row. He is a true craftsman and one of the world’s finest tailors. He is in fact the only practicing tailor on Savile Row with an OBE from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II for services to Bespoke Tailoring and Training.

The full list of Academy Award Oscars 2017 nominations
Competitions & awards

The full list of Academy Award Oscars 2017 nominations

Here are all the nominations for the 89th Academy Awards, which will take place on 26 February at the Dolby theatre in Hollywood.

Bespoke Fashion Tailoring Menswear course by the National Tailoring Academy Ireland
Fashion design education

Bespoke Fashion Tailoring Menswear course by the National Tailoring Academy Ireland

The one year full time CPD diploma is a qualification for Fashion Design graduates and designers working in the fashion and tailoring sector, offering tuition in the technical aspects of bespoke tailoring skills to an international industry standard.

The Bespoke Tailor's Certificate Course at the Savile Row Academy
Fashion design education

The Bespoke Tailor's Certificate Course at the Savile Row Academy

From January 12, 2017 to July 21, 2018, Savile Row Academy organizes Bespoke Tailor's Certificate Course, including four modules, designed to meet Savile Row's world renowned standards of excellence.

Savile Row Academy
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Savile Row Academy

Savile Row Academy is a tailoring school founded by Andrew Ramroop, Master Tailor and Director of Maurice Sedwell Ltd. The objective of the Academy is to protect, enhance and develop the value of bespoke tailoring by training aspiring tailors to the highest attainable standards.

Master Tailor Rory Duffy opens Handcraft Tailor Academy in Ireland
Fashion design education

Master Tailor Rory Duffy opens Handcraft Tailor Academy in Ireland

Rory Duffy is proud to announce the opening of his school of tailoring "Handcraft Tailor Academy" (Monaghan, Ireland) - an institute dedicated to preserving the art of handcraft tailoring for the next generation.

Global survey - Black or Color Suits on the Academy Awards, Music Awards and other formal events
Fashion on the red carpet

Global survey - Black or Color Suits on the Academy Awards, Music Awards and other formal events

Black tie is a dress code of formal wear for evening events and social functions, derived from British and American costume conventions of the 19th century. Do you agree that those old costume conventions should change? Wouldn't it be much better if men dress in colours like women and not wear only black suits on formal ceremonies (the Academy Awards, Grammy Awards, MTV Awards, etc.)? Some men do it, but they are still few.

2016 Student Academy Awards Competition launched
Competitions & awards

2016 Student Academy Awards Competition launched

The Academy is now accepting entries for its 2016 Student Academy Awards® competition. All Student Academy Award® winners become eligible for Oscars® consideration. The entry deadline for submissions is Wednesday, June 1.

Perfect Choice: The Art of the Casting Director
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Perfect Choice: The Art of the Casting Director

Legendary casting directors Lynn Stalmaster, Juliet Taylor and Mike Fenton will be saluted and will discuss the evolution of their profession and the casting director’s essential role in filmmaking with “Perfect Choice: The Art of the Casting Director” on Wednesday, April 13, at 7:30 p.m. at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.

BAFTA ‘Five Golden Years’ Collection by Hackett London
Menswear collections

BAFTA ‘Five Golden Years’ Collection by Hackett London

To commemorate Hackett's five year partnership with the prestigious EE British Academy Awards, they are proud to bring to you the Hackett ‘Five Golden Years’ Collection.

Who were Oscars' best dressed men? Read the truth
Celebrity fashion

Who were Oscars' best dressed men? Read the truth

Was there a surprise in the way of dressing of men? I could not say so. But still, there is a best dressed man, learn who he is.

National Tailoring Academy
Organizations

National Tailoring Academy

The National Tailoring Academy is based in Dublin, Ireland, and its work is dedicated to 'the heritage of tailoring, the future of tailoring skills and tailoring education' in the country. It's located in a three-floored newly renovated building in the heart of Dublin City and runs both corporate courses and private lessons, including...

Fashion Design Education: Istanbul Moda Academy
Fashion design education

Fashion Design Education: Istanbul Moda Academy

İMA collaborates with world-famous fashion schools such as London College of Fashion, Polimoda, Institut Français de la Mod and Nottingham Trent University, providing its students access to international institutes, brands and designers.

Interview with Jelena Jankovic - young fashion designer from Bulgaria
Interviews

Interview with Jelena Jankovic - young fashion designer from Bulgaria

Jelena Jankovic graduated bachelor's degree of Fashion design this year at the National Academy of Art.
During the graduation fashion show she presented her collection 'Spirits Of The Past'. It is inspired and created under the influence of ancient techniques such as knitting, dyeing, wood processing

Interview with Irina Milanova - young fashion designer from Bulgaria
Interviews

Interview with Irina Milanova - young fashion designer from Bulgaria

In 2014 Irina Milanova finishes her bachelor degree in Fashion at the National Academy of Art.
During the graduation fashion show she presented her collection 'In touch with Nature'.

Gucci Timepieces and Jewelry announces partnership in musical preservation program
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Gucci Timepieces and Jewelry announces partnership in musical preservation program

In light of the three-year partnership between Gucci and The Recording Academy, the two partners have teamed up to help preserve one of the most important musical finds in recent years.

The GRAMMY Museum at L.A. Live is leading the effort in assessing a Muzak archive that was recently discovered in a warehouse in South Carolina.

Top model Eva Lalova shot a photo session for fashion house Romantika Fashion
Collections

Top model Eva Lalova shot a photo session for fashion house Romantika Fashion

The wedding dresses are in classic style. Colors are from light to dark beige. There are boleros, belts and delicate embroideries, in black color and deep burgundy decorated with small crystals. The photo session was taken in the VIP showroom of the fashion house.

The silhouettes are straight to slightly flared with multiple drapes or ruffles, consistent with the trends for next year. The collection is named Classic 2011.

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"RICHMART INNOVATION" made way for young talents

Fashion, music and dance merged into an exciting spectacle - The contest for young designers "Richmart Innovation" during the International Fashion Forum – Ruse 2010 was held on April 23 at the City Theatre on the beautiful Danube city of Ruse.

The winner, Nikolai Bozhilov from the National Academy of Art with the project "Recycling Fashion" received the grand prize of Academy of Fashion "Golden Needle 2010" - a unique sculpture by the famous jeweler Angelo Krassin.

Nobility and generosity overcame the crisis
Fashion collections

Nobility and generosity overcame the crisis

The traditional charity fashion show "Spring in Moto-Pfohe" gathered almost 34 000 leva - a record in the 14-year old history of the event.

This years edition of the spring Holiday of beauty, organized for the 14th time from Moto-Pfohe and Bulgarian Red Cross, took place in the National Archaeological Museum in Sofia. With the slogan "Contemporary mosaic" the defile presented the creative individuality and nonstandard look at the wardrobe today of 18 young designers - bachelors and masters from the National Art Academy, "Fashion" specialty.

Fresh summer fashion on the stage of bTV fashion show Mirrors
Fashion shows

Fresh summer fashion on the stage of bTV fashion show Mirrors


The studio of the bTV fashion show "Mirrors" turned into a glorious stage where the most trendy solutions for this summer season were presented. They were designed by many and famous Bulgarian and foreign brands.

This fresh and colorful fashion show was a part of the "Golden needle" gala-eve held by the Bulgarian Fashion Academy.

In a couple of articles we will introduce you to some of the most interesting fashion trends.

Once again Bulgarian dress at the Oscars
Lifestyle chronics

Once again Bulgarian dress at the Oscars

For the 2nd year in a row Bulgarian dress was worn at the Oscars Academy Awards ceremony. Once again it is designed by Virginia Zdravkova.

Sharon Waxman walked along the red carpet wearing it. She is one of the most competent American observers. Since 2003 she is The New York Times correspondent for Hollywood. Waxman's is an influential and independent voice of the American film industry. Besides the Oscars she observes the biggest film festivals such as Sundance and Golden Globe Awards.

Competitions & awards

"Golden Needle 2005" awards were given

The Academy of fashion gave its highest award "Golden Needle 2005". This most prestigeous for Bulfarian fashion design event attracted for 12th year the media, journalists, fashion critics and the cultural public.

The glamorous event took place in the new Youth theatre. The jury comprising of 34 journalists in the presence of the lawyer Axenia Monova voted for the best fashion creators, make-up artists, photographers and organizers of fashion shows.

Designer of the year (for the second time) became Virginia Zdravkova, who showed an exquisite and elegant collection. Among her works was the first Bulgarian dress, worn on the official "Oscar" ceremony.

Fashion house of the year (women's fashion) became "Tani" with designer Tania Metodieva. Golden Needle for men's fashion received Atanas Parushev, and for fashion photography - Moni Frances.

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