30 janvier 2015

Don't let these February fashion events pass you by

Is it just me, or is 2015 just whizzing by at warp speed? I can still taste Christmas dinner, and yet Sunday marks the start of the second month of the year. My conclusion: Planning ahead is a must! So, my friends, here's the heads up on three fab fashion events happening in February: *Remember RunwayTranslator.com editor-in-chief Michelle Bremer, of Deal Divas Fab Friday fame? From 6:30 to 8 p.m. Feb. 11, she's hosting "All Access Neiman's" at Westshore Mall. Michelle -- a fashion expert, stylist and blogger with more than 20... [Lire la suite]
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15 décembre 2014

This fashion sector has a huge market gap

Muslims account for over 20 percent of the global population but despite their growing spending power, studies reveal that businesses are failing to tap into one key aspect of the Islamic economy: fashion. "Alongside a thriving Islamic economy, there is growing demand for Islamic fashion apparel. Unfortunately, offerings have been limited, and there is no single Islamic brand catering to the fashion needs of the Muslim population globally. Thus, there is an opportunity for modern Islamic fashion brands to be showcased," said Karen... [Lire la suite]
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10 novembre 2014

Victoria Beckham's Fashion Flair Evident In Women Of The Year Awards

Another one of Victoria Beckham'ss fashion inspiration was revealed during the recent Harper Bazaar's Women of the Year Awards. Meanwhile, it has been reported that the fashion icon is supporting her son, Romeo Beckham, all the way as he leads the Burberry Christmas campaign 2014. The 40-year-old fashion icon was stunning at the Women of the Year Awards held recently at Claridge's hotel in London where she wore an elegant black halter neck maxi dress. The former pop star revealed another stunning Victoria Beckham fashion style as... [Lire la suite]
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05 novembre 2014

Boilersuits bring on fashion’s industrial revolution

Ghostbusters? On the Style pages? Bear with us. The 80s classic might not seem like the most fashionable of film references but, with its 30th anniversary prompting a rerelease this year, and a new film looming, it’s time to reassess the sartorial influence of the guys who saved Manhattan from the Marshmallow Man. Forget Sigourney Weaver’s line in possessed seduction, or Janine the secretary’s collection of statement earrings, and focus on the boys. It’s all about the boilersuit right now. The work uniform of Venkman, Stantz and... [Lire la suite]
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03 novembre 2014

Fashion funds kids' cause

Fashion isn't just about appearances for Perth designer Betty Tran. Tran, who established her eponymous label two years ago, is passionate about using her design skills to help empower women and support worthy causes. Tomorrow, the Cannington designer will showcase her latest collection, which debuted at New York Fashion Week in September, at the PMH Foundation's annual Melbourne Cup luncheon. Funds raised through the event will go directly to help children cared for at Princess Margaret Hospital. "It's been an amazing journey to... [Lire la suite]
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30 octobre 2014

At the Liberty Hotel, science meets fashion

Many guests at the fashion show at the Liberty Hotel last week didn’t realize they were watching research come down the runway. But that was the point. Organizers of Descience, a Cambridge-based competition that partners scientists with fashion designers, unveiled the project’s 15 finalists at the Oct. 23 Fashionably Late show including the winning look called Cytocouture, which translated MIT biomaterial engineer Laura Indolfi’s cell therapy research into dress form. Photo: blue formal dresses australia Cytocouture was a draped... [Lire la suite]
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29 août 2014

How to Style Culottes Like a Fashion Pro

From street style stars to A-listers like Jennifer Lawrence and Victoria Beckham, everyone seems to have jumped aboard the culottes train, making them the “It” silhouette for fall. Still, something about voluminous short pants—also known as gauchos—doesn’t exactly scream wearable and flattering to a lot of women. That being said, they should. Whether you’re tall or petite, lanky or curvy, there’s a culotte out there with your name on it just waiting to be made into a fashion statement. Read on for our tips for culotte beginners on... [Lire la suite]
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18 août 2014

FASHION VISIBILITY

Greetings! hope you are well today; it has been a rather hectic week in the Zambian fashion circles with two quite significant launches. First was the Miss Zambia activation cocktail, which signified the kick-starting of the Miss Zambia Jubilee auditions. The event was held at Mika Hotel and had the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Arts and Tourism Stephen Mwansa as well as National Arts Council chairperson Mulenga Kapwepwe. Pictures: cocktail dresses melbourne Stephen Mwansa reiterated the Government’s support towards... [Lire la suite]
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14 août 2014

See Where Your Favorite Stars Hung Out This Week

--Brenton Thwaites, Katie Holmes, Odeya Rush, Taylor Swift and Cameron Monaghan posing for photos together on the red carpet at The Giver premiere at the Ziegfield Theater in NYC. --The Janoskians performing at the Teen Vogue Back to School Saturday Kickoff Event, hosted by editor in chief Amy Astley and Debby Ryan, at the Del Amo Shopping Center in Torrance, CA. --Jessica Szohr hanging out with Emmanuelle Chriqui at the For Love & Lemons annual Skivvies Party, co-hosted by Too Faced Cosmetics, in L.A. --Orange is the The New... [Lire la suite]
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21 juillet 2014

Rosamund Pike's nightie night out

Sweltering temperatures encouraged actress Rosamund Pike to keep her sartorial cool at the weekend. The pregnant star of Pride And Prejudice and the James Bond film Die Another Day ventured out on Saturday night in a maternity dress that fellow theatregoers mistook for a nightie. Rosamund, 35, was not accompanied by Robie Uniacke, 53, the Old Etonian father of her two-year-old son, Solo, to the tiny Rosemary Branch Theatre above a pub in Islington, North London. Pictures: formal gowns Sweltering temperatures encouraged actress... [Lire la suite]
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