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Hedi Slimane named new designer at Yves Saint Laurent

It seems a replacement for Stefano Pilati at Yves Saint Laurent is happening a lot faster than the whole who-is-headed-for-Dior saga . Thank goodness! Hedi Slimane has been revealed as the new creative director at YSL... Read more »

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Update: Christopher Kane is not going to Dior

It seems the top job at Christian Dior is still up for grabs with Christopher Kane ruling himself out of the race yesterday. The British designer confirmed to Vogue UK that he is not a candidate for the job which was... Read more »

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Stefano Pilati to leave YSL; Jil Sander set to return to her label

It is a case of designer musical chairs at the moment with designers shuffling in and out of fashion houses at lightning speed. First up, later today it is expected that Yves Saint Laurent will announce the departure of... Read more »

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Raf Simons departs Jil Sander

Raf Simons is stepping down at Jil Sander following the label's ready-to-wear show tomorrow. The announcement came just 48 hours ahead of the Jil Sander show which will be unveiled at Milan Fashion Week. Already fashion... Read more »

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Stella McCartney talks Adidas My2012 collection

You might remember a few weeks ago when we met internationally renowned fashion designer Stella McCartney . Seen as though we checked out her new Adidas My 2012 collection recently too, we managed to ask her a few questions... Read more »

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J. Crew to open debut UK store

J. Crew have announced they will open their first UK store. At the presentation of the label's Fall 2012 collection at New York Fashion Week, the company's executive creative director Jenna Lyons confirmed reports. "We're... Read more »

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When Catwalk Queen met Stella McCartney

Last week, we were lucky enough to sit down with none other than internationally renowned fashion designer Stella McCartney . From ethics to style and starting out, find out what Stella had to say to us on all things... Read more »

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We try out Stella McCartney's adidas My2012 collection

If you haven't noticed, we're big fans of Stella McCartney here at Catwalkqueen. As we revealed back in November, we're super excited that she's set to show at London Fashion Week this month and we've already taken a... Read more »

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Jonathan Saunders wins BFC/Vogue Fashion Fund 2012!

Congratulations to Jonathan Saunders who is the winner of the 2012 BFC/Vogue Fashion Fund! As part of his prize, the designer has bagged £200,000 and access to industry mentors in a programme tailored specifically to his... Read more »

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Mary Katrantzou collaborates with Longchamp

Here it is folks... the ultimate handbag for Spring 2012 and the new must-have accessory for your wardrobe. After seasons of mostly black handbags it's time to add an injection of colourful prints with this brilliant... Read more »

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Marc Jacobs opens up about Dior: "Maybe in the future"

After months of rumours, Marc Jacobs has finally spoken out about the possibility of working at Christian Dior . Despite all the talks that took place between the designer and the fashion house, Jacobs admits to Vogue... Read more »

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CQ Watch: Marc Jacobs' Daisy fragrance commercial

Marc Jacobs has revealed his very first TV commercial for his fragrances Daisy and Daisy Eau So Fresh. Set in a field of daisies (what else?) the commercial was shot by TJ Wilcox and Juergen Teller and stars models... Read more »

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Stella McCartney switches on her Christmas lights with Jennifer Saunders

Her store was packed to the rafters with celebrities, as Stella McCartney switched on her Christmas lights with a few well-known friends. The designer was joined by Jennifer Saunders dressed in character as her alter-ego... Read more »

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Marni for H&M - the next collaboration is announced!

For those of you (us included!) who were speculating over whether Tom Ford would be the next H&M designer the answer is - nope! Following on from the huge success of Lanvin and Versace for H&M comes a new... Read more »

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British Fashion Awards 2011: A complete list of who won what!

Another year, another round of British Fashion Awards has now come and gone! It was a huge night on the industry schedule with a whole host of designers, models and celebrities in attendance. Taking out the night's top... Read more »

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Miranda Kerr for Bally Spring/Summer 2012 campaign

From angel wings to high-end fashion, Miranda Kerr is the star of Bally's new Spring/Summer 2012 campaign. Set in the stunning Swiss Alps of Gstaad, the campaign was photographed by Norman Jean Roy . Read more »

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Alber Elbaz's Lanvin Christmas tree lights up Claridge's

Christmas is in the air, can you feel it? With just weeks to go until Santa Claus pays us his annual visit, Claridge's is getting into the festive spirit with their famous Christmas tree. But this isn't any old tree, no... Read more »

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Peep Versace for H&M's second collection now!

The Versace for H&M debut collection has barely had time to settle on the shelves before it was snapped up by eager shoppers. Well folks, now it's time to look to what's next for this exciting collaboration. That's... Read more »

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Naomi Campbell and Karl Lagerfeld land editing jobs

Proving that they are more than just a model and designer respectively, Naomi Campbell and Karl Lagerfeld are about to don their editing hats. The pair have landed separate gigs to edit some of the world's biggest titles.... Read more »

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McQ to also show at London Fashion Week

It seems Stella McCartney won't be the only newbie to join the London Fashion Week line-up. McQ is the latest addition to the schedule. Their runway show is set to coincide with the opening a new flagship store in London's... Read more »