FASHION | Pierre Cardin Is The Subject Of A New Documentary

Pierre Cardin has an indefatigable work ethic. That’s one of the major takeaways from P.David Ebersole and Todd Huges’s new documentary, House of Cardin, which charts the ongoing career trajectory of the designer, from birth to the present. Cardin, ne Cardine, is a self-made and self-invented man. His memory of his family’s flight from fascist … Continue reading FASHION | Pierre Cardin Is The Subject Of A New Documentary

FASHION |‘You Cannot Imagine The Destruction’: Zuhair Murad On Picking Up The Pieces About The Beirut Disaster

‘Thanks God we are all safe – everybody at the company is safe’, says Zuhair Murad, speaking from his home in the mountain 20 minutes from central Beirut. ‘But the damage is unbelievable’. Still sounding shell-shocked as he relates the events of 4 August, when a series of explosions in Beirut’s port killed some 150 … Continue reading FASHION |‘You Cannot Imagine The Destruction’: Zuhair Murad On Picking Up The Pieces About The Beirut Disaster

THE POWER OF INFLUENCE | Tommy Hilfiger Launched A New Initiative To Increase Diverse Representation In The Fashion Industry

In its commitment to ensure the current Black Lives Matter movement results in real, long-term change, Tommy Hilfiger has launched the People’s Place Program. Committing U.S.$5 million as an initial donation, the house’s new platform presents a three-pillar approach to increase the representation of Black, indigenous and people of color (BIPOC) within the fashion and … Continue reading THE POWER OF INFLUENCE | Tommy Hilfiger Launched A New Initiative To Increase Diverse Representation In The Fashion Industry

FASHION | Givenchy Announces Its New Creative Director

The house of Givenchy has a new creative director. In an announcement today, June 15, Givenchy confirmed that designer Matthew M.Williams will officially be joint the storied label as its new creative director. Not only is the 34-year-old designer known as the founder of luxury streetwear-inspired label 1017 ALYX9SM, but he is also known for … Continue reading FASHION | Givenchy Announces Its New Creative Director

FASHION | How To Sustainably Update Your Birkin Bag

Today’s fashion industry reset message came courtesy of the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) and the British Fashion Council (BFC). It urged brands, designers, and retailers to slow down and limit the incessant flow of merchandise generated, resulting in wasted inventory. Following years of chasing the latest trends, consumers remain hungry for the … Continue reading FASHION | How To Sustainably Update Your Birkin Bag

FASHION | Diane Von Furstenberg Receives The Chevalier De La Legion D’Honneur From Christine Lagarde In Paris

Diane von Furestenber has sold 15 million wrap dresses and raised $100 million for the Statue of Liberty Museum. It was in recognition of both of those achievements, as well as for her support of female leadership, that France awarder her the Chevalier de la Legion D’Honneur  last weekin Paris. The address for the occasion … Continue reading FASHION | Diane Von Furstenberg Receives The Chevalier De La Legion D’Honneur From Christine Lagarde In Paris

FASHION | Saudi Designer Yousef Akbar Wins Competition To Debut At Fashion Forward Dubai

Saudi-born designer, Yousef Akbar, was selected out of 170 competitors to participate in Fashion Forward Dubai’s (FFWD) 2020 edition in April, the UAE-based initiative announced. The competition, which he won, was by ‘Not Just a Label’ – a community that helps give emerging talent an easily accessible network and retailing forum that enables designers to … Continue reading FASHION | Saudi Designer Yousef Akbar Wins Competition To Debut At Fashion Forward Dubai

Fashion | Dundee Fashion Designer’s ‘Surreal’ Experience On Netflix Show

A Dundee designer said being chosen as a contestant on a new Netflix fashion competition had been a “bit surreal”. Hayley Scanlan is one of the 18 international designers competing on Next in Fashion, which was filmed last spring in Los Angeles. The winner receives $250.000 and an opportunity to launch their collection on a … Continue reading Fashion | Dundee Fashion Designer’s ‘Surreal’ Experience On Netflix Show

FASHION | Jennifer Lopez Dazzles In A Zuhair Murad Jumpsuit At The Palm Spring International Film Festival

With a decade – long relationship spanning dozens of awards shows, movie premieres, industry gals, and televised appearances, it should come as no surprise when Jennifer Lopez dazzles in yet another one of Zuhair Murad’s timeless creations. However, Lopez managed to astound once more at the Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala after-party on … Continue reading FASHION | Jennifer Lopez Dazzles In A Zuhair Murad Jumpsuit At The Palm Spring International Film Festival

FASHION | Jordanian – Romanian Designer Amina Muaddi Lands A Dream Job With Rihanna

To say that Jordanian – Romanian shoe designer Amina Muaddi is having a moment is an understatement. The creative behind exaggerated heels and dazzling boots has been winning fans all over the world, including superstar Rihanna. The singer has recently scooped up her very first award for her luxury brand Fenty at the British Fashion … Continue reading FASHION | Jordanian – Romanian Designer Amina Muaddi Lands A Dream Job With Rihanna