They dress ladies, highlight their shape and curves and bring Amazonian femininity to cities which like “to be beautiful”. Who? The new brand from top of the range designer Catherine Dupire-Clément, ‘Back to Noise’.
What's the greenest company you can think of, from a design standpoint? Odds are, Time Magazine's list of the Green Design 100 has it covered. The list looks at innovative new companies, well established firms going green, and everything in between.
In Cannes, the competition is not only played out on-screen, but also on the red carpet: actresses from all over the world enter into a rivalry of elegance and glamour for fashion houses who fight for their favour.
After Alexander McQueen it’s now the turn of designer Anna Sui to participate in Target’s Designer Collaboration and, subsequently, to come up with a collection inspired by the four main characters of the series ‘Gossip Girl’ for the low price American chain.
Beauty product maker Aveda, a company with a long history of environmental concern, has earned Cradle-to-Cradle (C2C) certification for seven products and also earned an endorsement naming it a C2C Company.
Sponsored by Moschino, the exhibition “Welcome to Gulu” from the artist Ross Bleckner will leave its New York Moschino boutique on the 12th of May for the rooms of the United Nations, where the artist will be named as Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC).
And the winner is… Jin Youn Lee. The young designer originally from South Korea is the winner of the second edition of the Mango Fashion Awards. He’ll therefore walk away with the €300,000 prize which will allow him to advance an already promising start to his career.
Environmental film “Home” will be released on the 5th of June and as the exclusive global partner, PPR has made a call to Gucci Group and asked them to come up with original products. The profits from these items will go to the charity GoodPlanet.
This year men’s collections have seen more creativity than usual. At the ‘Festival International’ of fashion and photography at Hyères, it was Marite Mastina and Rolands Peterkops from Latvia who walked off with three awards, including the coveted Grand Prix Mode.
Martin Margiela has taken advantage of the Salone Internazionale del Mobile in Milan, from 22-27 April, to present his interior design ideas. Maison Martin Margiela has also confirmed its desire to become a lifestyle brand.