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Kate Moss for Topshop range #6 ready for take off!

Can you believe that we are already up to a sixth range from Kate Moss for Topshop? Nevertheless, her high summer collection hits stores and TOPSHOP.com where we Catwalk Queens have been busy taking over for the... Read more »


Harold Tillman collects university award; considers selling Jaeger

It is a busy time for British Fashion Council chairman Harold Tillman . This week, he was awarded an Honorary award from the University of Arts in London . Tillman joined designer Yohji Yamamoto in collecting his... Read more »


Kelly Osbourne scoops Best Dressed Celebrity prize at GMTV / LK High Street Fashion Awards

We recently asked you who would get your vote for Best Dressed Celebrity at this year's GMTV / LK High Street Fashion Awards and the overall response seemed to be Alexa Chung . Well Alexa missed out this time... Read more »


Abercombie & Fitch expand into... Copenhagen

They just opened their first London store in March, but it looks like Abercrombie & Fitch are looking to expand into Scandinavia, and the rest of Europe and the world in a rather quick pace. In an annoucement, the... Read more »


Colin McDowell appointed creative director-at-large at Net-a-Porter

Colin McDowell is stepping into cyberspace after accepting a new role as creative director-at-large at Net-a-Porter . The Fashion Fringe fringe and international fashion commentator will join Net-a-porter editor... Read more »


Newsflash: Danielle Scutt to design capsule range for Topshop

To all those Danielle Scutt fans still patiently waiting for a High Street collection from the young London designer, now is the time to start squealing. WWD has revealed that we can expect a 10-piece Topshop capsule... Read more »


Primark set to topple M&S as Britain's biggest store - Do you still shop there?

News reports are circulating today that Primark could be set to overtake Marks & Spencer as Britain's number one store. The budget clothes chain has seen an increase of profits of 25 per cent in the last six months... Read more »


Psst... Is Coleen McLoughlin to be replaced by Carla Bruni for... ASDA (wtf?!)

This has to be the funniest thing that I have heard in a while. The folks over at Asda are thinking of replacing Coleen McLoughlin with none other than the new darling of fashion followers - Carla Bruni . The... Read more »


3.1 Phillip Lim and co. arrive at Gap today

Feeling a little disillusioned by what's currently on the High Street? Then mosey on down to your nearest Gap store today where the latest crop of designers will unveil their creations for Gap's white shirt collection... Read more »


It's A-OK to Topshop USA: Topshop US announces official opening date

Get ready all our US readers, because the biggest British export to land on your doorstep since the Beckhams (just kidding!) has announced when its going to arrive. Topshop US will officially launch on 10th October,... Read more »


First Look: Emma Cook's latest capsule range for Topshop

Emma Cook has quite a solid partnership with Topshop now, with her popular maternity collections driving mummies-to-be straight for the high street giant. Now her latest capsule range is set to hit the racks,... Read more »


French Connection website gets a revamp

French Connection's website has scored an overhaul with a new focus on the interactive experience; a bonus for us web folks! The revamped site now features editorial sections, trend reports and a 'Buy of the Month'... Read more »


London gets first DKNY Jeans European flagship store

DKNY Jeans is the latest American clothing export to choose London for its flagship European store ( Banana Republic was the most recent). Establishing itself along New Bond Street, it is just a stone's throw away from... Read more »


It's magalogue time: Abercrombie & Fitch's racy A&F Quarterly relaunches in UK

A year on from opening their first UK store, and Abercrombie & Fitch are turning up the heat with the relaunch of their racy A&F Quarterly magazine. The controversial publication was canned in America in 2002 after... Read more »


Liberty of London goes transactional

Slowly but surely UK retailers are getting behind e-commerce and making their websites transactional which, in turn, is making our lives a whole lot easier. Liberty of London is the latest department store to launch a... Read more »


The 360 degree mirror that gives your size a whole New Look

It's an invention which would send most of us running for the hills - a store mirror which provides you with a 360 degree angle of how you really look... gah! No longer will you need to ask "does my bum look big in this?"... Read more »


Sir Philip Green to be inducted into World Retail Congress's Hall of Fame

Arcadia boss, Sir Phillip Green is being inducted into this year's World Retail Congress's Hall of Fame. The World Retail Congress was set up to represent retailers globally to recognise the contribution of industry... Read more »


New H&M creative director vows to continue success

With a new creative director on the horizon, H&M's Margareta van den Bosch will be bowing out on a high note. Van Den Bosch announced in January that she would be scaling back her duties, passing the reins over to head... Read more »


H&M's first UK concept store comes to Camden (yes, Camden!)

H&M is coming to Camden, of all places, with its first UK standalone store. The new concept store will open under its Divided brand, a streetwear sub-brand which is normally stocked in H&M stores. It will have a... Read more »


Banana Republic's first UK store opens tomorrow

It's the one we've all been waiting for... the first Banana Republic UK store will open in London tomorrow! As of Thursday (20th March) the American brand will be available at the new flagship store at 224 Regent Street,... Read more »