30 juillet 2015

Alex Olson Mixes Skateboarding and Fashion

Age 29 HometownSanta Monica, Calif. Now Lives Mr. Olson recently moved from Los Angeles to a three-bedroom apartment in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, which he shares with the denim guru Shawn Joswick. Claim to Fame As the progeny of the skateboard pioneer Steve Olson, Mr. Olson first learned to ride at age 12. By 19 he was skating professionally, giving him the rarefied distinction of being the first second-generation professional skateboarder. He often appears on the covers of Skateboarder and Thrasher magazines, though these days his... [Lire la suite]
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28 juillet 2015

Bae Yong Joon and Park Soo Jin rang the wedding bells

Actors Bae Yong Joon and Park Soo Jin rang the wedding bells and walked down the aisle to officially tie their marital knot this past July 27 in Korea! The two's matrimony signifies the happy beginning of their new life as a married couple after five months of dating. Their low-key, non-publicized marriage was held in secret this past July 27 at the lavish Sheraton Walkerhill Aston House wedding hall without any press present. Unlike most other celebrity couples, the two progressed their marriage sans any public statements or press... [Lire la suite]
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25 juillet 2015

Why 'Every Fashion Designer Is Dying to Dress'

Designer Michael Costello may have starred on Project Runway and gone on to create gowns for stars like Beyoncé and Britney Spears, but there’s one thing he still wants to accomplish: dressing Caitlyn Jenner. “Every designer is dying to dress her right now,” Costello told PEOPLE at the launch of his new pre-fall capsule collection in Los Angeles on Thursday night. “Of course it has a lot to do with the publicity that Caitlyn can bring to the brand, but I think she’s setting some trends and everybody’s going to fall in love with her.”... [Lire la suite]
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22 juillet 2015

The Year’s Most Fabulous Royal Wedding Is This Weekend

A royal wedding! Nothing is more exciting than that. Nothing is grander, nothing is a more valuable reminder of our own lowly stations in this world, than the union of one prince or princess and his or her well-suited, carefully chosen, family-approved bride or groom. Of late we’ve become accustomed to the British variety of royal wedding: stiff, pomp-and-circumstance-y state affairs that bring all the sallow-skinned, thin-lipped people of old England scurrying out of their crooked houses to clap their brittle, knobbly hands together... [Lire la suite]
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20 juillet 2015

Finch to star on catwalk

The former Miss Universe Australia is heading to Perth to star at Myer’s annual Fashion Lunch, where she will take to the runway during two parades on September 17 at Ascot Racecourse. While Finch kicked off her career as a teenage model, it has been years since she has appeared on the catwalk, instead usually sitting front row at some of the country’s biggest fashion events. “Walking the runway is where my career started — as a model at 15,” Finch toldAAA Weekend . “For me, it is just something I know and love, and nothing... [Lire la suite]
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16 juillet 2015

How Did Fashion’s rag & bone Take The Steady Route To Success?

Berman leaves at 6. The hard-faced elevator operator may resemble Danny DeVito on a bad day, but he still looks you up and down, in that way familiar to anyone who works in New York fashion. He is, after all, gatekeeper to rag & bone—the uber-cool downtown label, headquartered in a 115-year-old, Meatpacking District loft building. “The day of my job interview, I walked up six flights of stairs in four-inch heels,” recalls the brand’s VP of communications, Melanie Fisher, of failing to consult Berman’s schedule. His groaning... [Lire la suite]
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14 juillet 2015

Christian Audigier, Fashion Designer, Dies at 57

Christian Audigier, the French fashion designer best known for the Von Dutch and Ed Hardy lines, died Friday in Los Angeles. He was 57. The cause was cancer, said Michele Elyzabeth, Mr. Audigier’s former publicist. Mr. Audigier told TMZ this year that he had received a diagnosis of myelodysplastic syndrome, a type of cancer affecting bone marrow and blood. Mr. Audigier began working in fashion in France, where he was born. But it was in the United States that he applied his talent for mythmaking and bombast most successfully. “I... [Lire la suite]
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10 juillet 2015

Androgynous Model Is Breaking Down Gender Roles In Fashion

Rain Dove is breaking down the heteronormative roles of the fashion industry with her androgynous looks and badass attitude. The model has walked the catwalk for both menswear and womenswear and has strong opinions on gender fluidity. Discussing 'menswear' style, Dove proclaims: "First of all when I wear it my vagina doesn't fall off, therefore the minute I wear it, it's women's fashion." photo: formal dresses australia Before her career as a model, Dove worked as a firefighter which is when she discovered her new found... [Lire la suite]
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08 juillet 2015

Morocco women tried for indecency

Morocco: Hundreds of lawyers have registered to defend two women who went on trial in Morocco on Monday accused of "gross indecency" for wearing dresses considered provocative, an activist said. The women were arrested in the southern city of Agadir in mid-June after walking through a marketplace in the dresses, sparking anger among passers-by in the conservative Muslim kingdom. The verdict is to be delivered on July 13, said Fouzia Assouli, head of women's rights organisation LDDF. The two women, hairdressers aged 23 and 29, were... [Lire la suite]
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03 juillet 2015

Mark Cuban lends into Fashion Brand

Well, if you can’t have a smart investor like Mark Cuban in your startup, then it still pays to count him as a customer of your brand. Three-year old fashion brand – Mizzen+Main is building a list of celebrities, who are trading their starched cotton attires for the company’s stretch-knit button-downs, along with prominent entrepreneurs like Daymond John, and Mark Cuban seem to be helping the company grow sales. Alike the two Shark Tank hosts, Mizzen+Main has clients in NFL quarterbacks Joe Flacco, and Drew Brees, actor Chris Klein,... [Lire la suite]
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