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Giles Deacon named Designer of the Year at World Fashion Awards

"Our" lad Giles Deacon has taken out the prize for Designer of the Year at the World Fashion Awards in Moscow. The British designer scooped the top honour at the awards which are sponsored by the World Fashion... Read more »

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Alistair Carr says goodbye to Pringle of Scotland

Alistair Carr has parted ways with Pringle of Scotland . After just over a year at the British fashion label, Carr's departure is the latest development in the company's restructure. According to Pringle's CEO, Jean... Read more »

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FIRST LOOK: Helmut Lang's new diffusion line

Lovers of minimalist fashion will be jumping for joy over the news that Helmut Lang has created a more affordable diffusion collection. Next month the label will launch HELMUT , a ready-to-wear line priced between $95 and... Read more »

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Vivienne Westwood designs capsule collection for Queen's Jubilee

To help celebrate Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee in June, the queen of fashion design, Dame Vivienne Westwood , has created a special capsule collection. The line of red carpet dresses which aim to capture the... Read more »

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J.Crew teams up with Altuzarra, Pamela Love & Creatures of the Wind

J.Crew is a great supporter of emerging fashion designers, and following on from its collaboration with last year's CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund finalists, it has once again shown its support to this year's honourees -... Read more »

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Is Marchesa planning a contemporary line?

Are the ladies at Marchesa planning a new mass market contemporary line? Word on the grapevine is that Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig are teaming up with LF USA , a supply company for retailers like Macy's and Kohl's,... Read more »

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Dior heads to Shanghai with Haute Couture Spring 2012 collection

Christian Dior took to the runway for a second time to show its Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2012 collection only this time it was in Shanghai, China. It was a grand last opportunity for Bill Gaytten , who stepped up to... Read more »

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Josh Goot and Dion Lee pull out of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia

Two of Australia's biggest exports have shocked fashion fans by announcing their withdrawal from Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia (MBFWA) today. In a sudden move, both Josh Goot and Dion Lee have confirmed they are... Read more »

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Raf Simons talks about his new role at Dior; will continue his menswear line

It has been less than a day has since we heard the news that Raf Simons is taking over at Dior , and the designer has already spoken out about his new role. While he's keeping tight-lipped about the details of his plans for... Read more »

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Savannah Miller is working on a new fashion line

With the Miller sisters calling it quits on their Twenty8Twelve label in January, Savannah Miller is wasting no time in creating a new fashion line. According to Sienna Miller, her talented sibling is hard at work... Read more »

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Confirmed! Raf Simons for Christian Dior

Finally after months and months of speculation, the house of Christian Dior has named its new designer, Raf Simons ! Simons will unveil his first collection for Dior in July during Paris Couture Week under his new job... Read more »

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Francisco Costa to launch Calvin Klein capsule collection for Macy's

Hot on the heels of the newly-unveiled Alberta Ferretti for Macy's collection comes news that Francisco Costa of Calvin Klein is about to follow suit. The designer has hopped on board Macy's spring promotion, ' A... Read more »

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Marc Jacobs is planning a cosmetics line!

There isn't much left which hasn't had Marc Jacobs stamp on it, except cosmetics. That is until now! The designer has revealed that he is in the early stages of planning a colour cosmetics line. It will be an extension of... Read more »

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Kinder Aggugini's costumes for English National Ballet hit the stage

The costumes which Kinder Aggugini has designed for the English National Ballet hit the stage last week. The designer was given the opportunity to see his designs make their debut at the company's production of 'The Rite... Read more »

Peter Pilotto stands by London Fashion Week: "It's becoming stronger"

Peter Pilotto stands by London Fashion Week: "It's becoming stronger"

As if we didn't love Peter Pilotto already, the designer duo has just made us fall for them even harder! During a training clinic at Saks Fifth Avenue this week, the pair opened up about why London Fashion Week is gaining... Read more »

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First look: Alberta Ferretti for Macy's

Alberta Ferretti is the latest designer to offer her talents to Macy's . The Italian designer has created a capsule collection for Macy's Impulse label which features loads of lovely summery dresses skirts and tops... Read more »

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Karl Lagerfeld launches Karl.com; Alexander McQueen revamps website

There is lots happening in the old web-a-sphere lately, starting off with the news that Karl Lagerfeld has launched a new website, Karl.com . Following on from the launch of his new collection for Net-a-Porter in... Read more »

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Mark Fast teams up with Jonathan Aston for hosiery collection

As we continue to bring you more goodies throughout Lingerie Month , I thought many of you would be interested to hear this latest tidbit from the Mark Fast camp. The designer has teamed up with Jonathan Aston to... Read more »

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Franca Sozzani awarded Legion of Honor

Fashion folk gathered at the Italian embassy on Wednesday to celebrate the news that Franca Sozzani has been named a Chevalier of the Legion of Honour. The editor-in-chief of Vogue Italia was surrounded by friends of the... Read more »

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Marni for H&M lands today!

It is time to get your slice of the Marni for H&M pie! The collaboration launched this morning across H&M stores with eager shoppers queuing up from the early wee hours. Doesn't anybody like a snooze any more? Available... Read more »