Search results for "economy"

Disney Rollergirl writes: Will WAGs save the economy?

Last week I took my mum to Westfield . It was my third time and I didn't think I was the shopping centre type, yet somehow it's growing on me. While mum stocked up on cushions at Next, I browsed The Village, the 'posh... Read more »

Fashion & the economy. Will we 'dress for the credit crunch' next season?

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Paris-Moscow: Chanel Métiers D'Art Pre-Fall 2009 show

Click image to enlarge. [Photo: WWD] As we mentioned, Chanel's pre-fall 2009 catwalk show, Paris-Moscow , took place this week proving that the dismal economy doesn't appear to be affecting everyone. Last... Read more »

Christian Lacroix files for bankruptcy protection

Yet another ripple effect from the downward economy is Christian Lacroix , which has asked for court protection from its creditors this week. The Parisian fashion house filed a petition with the Paris commercial court,... Read more »

Outfit Pick: Boohoo's budget £5 dress

Click image to enlarge, full product details after the jump I suppose we'll all be tightening our belts, both metaphorically and literally if the economy continues to freefall like the papers would have us believe. So,... Read more »

Cacharel scraps catwalk show at Paris Fashion Week

Oh dear... it appears as though things are a little rocky over at Cacharel right now. Firstly, their creative directors, Mark Eley and Wakako Kishimoto parted ways with the label after two years, in favour of an in-house... Read more »

Kim's Christmas Wishlist

I now know why we at CQ have decided to adopt the wishlist concept this Christmas... because wishing is the only way we're ever going to get our mitts on this stuff. Today it's my turn to share with you my dream gifts for... Read more »

Update: Yves Saint Laurent auction fetches record £184 million

Despite a miserable economy, that historical Yves Saint Laurent auction has broken records, by fetching up to £184 million for charity. Bidders at the Grand Palais in Paris dipped into their wallets to buy pieces from the... Read more »

Matthew Williamson for H&M madness in London and New York

[Images: Metro / NY Mag ] The economy was the last thing on many shoppers' minds yesterday when Matthew Williamson for H&M landed in-store. There were queues on both sides of the globe in London and New York... Read more »

i-D magazine to become bi-monthly

Fear not fans of i-D magazine . It isn't all over red rover for your favourite British fashion title, it is simply switching to bi-monthly production . The decision to scale back from 11 to six issues per year is yet... Read more »