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Marion Cotillard rides the London Eye for Lady Dior S/S '11

For the latest chapter in the Lady Dior campaign story, Marion Cotillard has landed in London. Whereas her last adventure took her to Shanghai , this time the French actress is riding the London Eye for Dior's... Read more »

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Lanvin for H&M ad campaign - your first preview!

A new image from Lanvin for H&M's yet-to-be-released ad campaign has been leaked onto the internet. So far, we've been able to spot Natasha Poly (who also appeared in the campaign's teaser trailer ) and... Read more »

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Top 10 designers you don't know yet, but soon will!

As the dust settles on the S/S 2011 fashion week season , we now focus our attention on the future, namely the top 10 designers you don't know yet, in association with BlackBerry ® Torch ™ , available in the UK in... Read more »

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Oscar de la Renta denies he is ill and on the verge of retirement

While Oscar de la Renta should have been toasting the November cover of US Vogue in which Anne Hathaway is wearing one of his gowns, he was instead denying rumours that he is unwell and ready to retire. Whispers... Read more »

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The latest on Karl Lagerfeld's fashion island, Isla Moda

You may remember us discussing Isla Moda way back in 2008. It's the Dubai-based man made island that Karl Lagerfeld has put his hand up to design hotels and residential villas for. Well, two years later and... Read more »

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Barbara Hulanicki unveils new range for Asda

While her baby, Biba , is now in the hands of House of Fraser, Barbara Hulanicki has been busying herself with a new fashion project. The designer is following up her Topshop range by launching a new fashion line... Read more »

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Luella on closing her label: "I did the right thing"

It's been almost a year since Luella Bartley pulled the plug on her label, but according to the designer, she is glad it's over. "You think everyone's going to forget who you are," she told the Sunday Times . "But I had... Read more »

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Steve Madden buys Betsey Johnson; Katy Perry to launch shoe line?

Steve Madden has officially taken over the reins at Betsey Johnson . The footwear designer has saved the label by assuming control of Johnson's £31 million bank loan, absolving it in exchange for complete ownership of... Read more »

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Giles Deacon discusses debut collection for Ungaro

In preparing for his first-ever collection for the house of Ungaro, Giles Deacon has offered a preview into what we can expect. As the new creative director of Emanual Ungaro , Deacon will skip the catwalk show and instead... Read more »

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Sarah Burton talks McQueen ahead of debut womenswear collection

With the debut of first womenswear collection for Alexander McQueen just two weeks away, Sarah Burton has given her first interview since being named creative director. Speaking of what we can expect from the collection,... Read more »

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Designer Catherine Walker dies aged 65

Designer to Princess Diana , Catherine Walker , has sadly passed away following a long battle with breast cancer. Born in France, Walker moved to London where she met her husband, JohnWalker , whom she had two daughters... Read more »

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Sarah Jessica Parker & Kate Moss attend Alexander McQueen memorial

It hasn't been a year since Alexander McQueen tragically passed away , but a plethora of famous friends of the late designer turned out yesterday to attend a memorial service for the late designer including Sarah... Read more »


Stella McCartney to create her own kidswear line

As a mother expecting her fourth, and a designer who already has a couple of ranges for GapKids under her wing, it's no surprise that Stella McCartney is about to launch her own childrenswear line. A joint collaboration... Read more »

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Update: Nicola Formichetti confirmed for Thierry Mugler!

So it is true! Nicola Formichetti will join Thierry Mugler as the label's new creative director of women's and men's divisions. Already the mind boggles over just what creations the partnership will produce.... Read more »

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Thierry Mugler sets sights on Nicola Formichetti

Following Gareth Pugh's denial that he will be Thierry Mugler's next creative director, comes the latest candidate. Whispers are doing the rounds that Lady Gaga's stylist, Nicola Formichetti, is in talks to take over the... Read more »

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Breaking news: Valentino launches capsule collection with Gap!

In terms of unlikely collaborations, this one has to be up there. In celebration of their arrival in Italy, Gap have announced they have teamed up with the House of Valentino for a capsule collection. Valentino's Maria... Read more »


Karl Lagerfeld cancels Paris show

As Hogan's new collaborator, Karl Lagerfeld will unveil his debut capsule collection for the label during Paris Fashion Week with a film on 2nd October. However, he has also revealed he will not present his signature... Read more »

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Keira Knightley gets motoring for new Chanel campaign

Slipping on a beige catsuit yesterday afternoon was Keira Knightley . The actress worked her best biker chic look for the latest Chanel campaign. Spotted on set of the shoot on the Place de la Concorde in Paris, Keira... Read more »

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Psst... Is H&M collaborating with Lanvin?! Yes they are!

Update: H&M have confirmed today that they are, in fact, working with Lanvin on their next designer collaboration. A womenswear collection will be designed by Alber Elbaz and a menswear line will be created by Lucas... Read more »

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Diary Date: Vivienne Westwood's first shoe exhibition

If you're a shoe lover, then you won't want to miss this exhibition of Vivienne Westwood's iconic shoes at Selfridges . It's the first time that the British designer has showcased her shoes, from across four decades. Due... Read more »