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Jean-Charles de Castelbajac goes into administration

Jean-Charles de Castelbajac , the label which brought us (and Lady Gaga ) muppet fashion back in Autumn 2009, has gone into administration . The company entered receivership after its owner, The Sixth Swedish National... Read more »

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The Topshop Secret Store launches this Thursday!

A new concept pop-up store is coming soon to Oxford Circus. The Topshop Secret Store will open its doors this Thursday 26th May in London and New York. Featuring a mixture of designer collaboration and Topshop Unique... Read more »

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Karl Lagerfeld and Lady Gaga's Uniqlo T-shirts for Japanese Red Cross

Uniqlo is stepping up its fundraising efforts in the wake of the Japanese earthquake disaster. The retailer has joined forces with Condé Nast Japan to launch a range of 10 T-shirts to help benefit the Japanese Red Cross.... Read more »

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Mary Portas to launch fashion range for House of Fraser

Mary Portas is set to launch her own womenswear range aimed at women 40 years and older for House of Fraser . The TV star has inked a deal with the retailer, marking the first time that she has endorsed products with her... Read more »


Psst... Is Halston up for sale?

Since being revived in 2007, Halston hasn't been without its fair share of ups and downs. Firstly, the creative team seemed to be unsettled with an early exit by Marco Zanini in 2008, Halston was handed over to British... Read more »

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Arizona Muse and her two-year-old son pose for J.Crew

Model-of-the-moment Arizona Muse has gone from high fashion to high street with her latest gig for J.Crew . But Muse isn't alone. She is joined by her gorgeous two-year-old son, Nikko, who also appears in the May... Read more »

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Topshop's royal wedding instore activities

As if you needed another reason to get into the royal wedding spirit, Topshop have unveiled their list of instore activities to help celebrate the royal nuptials. Activities will take place on Thursday 28th and Friday... Read more »

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Pamela Love for Topshop jewellery range - your first look!

Here is your first look at Pamela Love's début jewellery range for Topshop . The New York designer has been busy creating her first five-piece line of Native American-inspired jewellery. Set to launch on 19th May, Love's... Read more »

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J.Crew to launch online in the UK this August/September

As we reported back in January, there is good news for all you J.Crew fans out there - the American retailer is launching online in the UK! Soon you too will be able to dress like Michelle Obama with J.Crew expanding... Read more »


Go behind-the-scenes with Fearne Cotton on her new range for Very.co.uk

As well as rushing to the hospital bedside of her bestie Holly Willoughby as she goes into labour, Fearne Cotton has been busy working on a new fashion range. The starlet has collaborated with Very.co.uk on a... Read more »

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Daisy Lowe debuts her swimwear range for Peacocks

In addition to modelling her mum Pearl Lowe's many collections for Peacocks , Daisy Lowe has joined in on the design fun by creating her own swimwear range for the retailer. The 22-year-old has come up with four... Read more »

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Meadham Kirchoff's Spring/Summer 2011 range for Topshop on sale now!

The latest collection from Meadham Kirchoff for Topshop has arrived - early, woop! Nothing could brighten our day more than the news that Edward Meadham and Benjamin Kirchoff's Spring/Summer '11 range has landed... Read more »

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Kate Moss spotted on location with Terry Richardson for Mango

Look who is following in Scarlett Johnasson and Olivia Palermo's footsteps as the new face of Mango ... Uh-huh Kate Moss was spotted on a shoot in Paris last Friday for the Spanish retailer. Moss was on location... Read more »

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Terry Richardson shoots Isabeli Fontana for Mango's S/S '11 campaign

Nobody likes the thought of strutting their stuff through an airport more than myself. It seems so glamorous, the idea of packing up your belongings and heading off to somewhere exotic. Sadly I seem to posses neither strut... Read more »

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Theo Paphitis launches new lingerie brand Boux Avenue

Following the successful sale of La Senza in 2006, Dragons' Den star Theo Paphitis has continued down the lingerie path, launching new brand Boux Avenue this weekend. Now here at Catwalk Queen there are two things... Read more »

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British Designer Collective pop-up shop opens at Bicester Village

Here is your chance to get your hands on discounted designer pieces from the likes Jonathan Saunders, Holly Fulton, Marios Schwab, Richard Nicoll, Markus Lupfer, Preen , and loads more! The British Fashion Council and... Read more »

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Mango hearts fashion bloggers!

Mango is hopping on board the fashion blogger train by inviting a bunch of them to participate in a Facebook competition. The Spanish retailer asked seven international fashion bloggers including Chiara from The Blonde... Read more »

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Marks & Spencer goes Seventies glam for S/S 2011 campaign

Since we spotted them filming in the Miami sunshine last January, I have been eager to see the results of Marks & Spencer's latest Spring/Summer 2011 campaign, which launches today. As expected it is full of all... Read more »

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Pamela Love designing range for Topshop

Pamela Love for Topshop is coming your way very shortly! The New York-based jewellery designer has signed on to created a collection for the British retailer, marking the first time Topshop has recruited an American.... Read more »

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Jourdan Dunn teams up for H&M for Spring 2011

As well as a campaign for Burberry , Jourdan Dunn is putting a bit of prep in her step for H&M's Spring offerings. The preppy campaign sees her model an array of stripey tees, navy shorts, nude tops, floral... Read more »