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in the news: farewell robin williams

in the news: farewell robin williams

Today the world lost a star so bright and full of life that it’s hard to believe. And while on the outside, Robin Williams was brimming with humour and warmth, we learn today that inside he may have been losing a battle.

in the news: buy victoria beckham’s clothes

in the news: buy victoria beckham’s clothes

Victoria Beckham has teamed up with The Outnet for the mother of all sales – which makes sense, given the proceeds will be going to charity mothers2mothers! That’s right, Mrs Beckham has selected over 600 pieces from her personal wardrobe to auction on 20-25 August, […]

in the news: barbie joins linkedin

in the news: barbie joins linkedin

It seems Barbie is not content with ruling the toy boxes of girls the world over – now she wants to take over the corporate world! As part of her newest career, Entrepreneur Barbie has joined career networking site LinkedIn. It seems she’s just launched […]

in the news: julian assange hits the catwalk

in the news: julian assange hits the catwalk

Julian Assange is… a model? That’s right, the Wikileaks founder is going to make his catwalk debut for Ben Westwood (son of Vivienne, that is) during London Fashion Week in September. Of course, that means the show has to take place within the walls of […]

in the news: it’s a prince!

in the news: it’s a prince!

Congratulations today to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on the arrival of their little prince! In case you missed it (do you live under a rock? Or were you just using The Guardian’s republican view?), the Duchess was admitted to hospital early this morning. […]

in the news: isabel marant for h&m

in the news: isabel marant for h&m

Doyenne of chic Parisienne style, Isabel Marant, is teaming up with H&M to ceate a wardrobe of must-have pieces inspired by her signature style. “I aim at creating something real, that women want to wear in their everyday lives, with a certain carelessness, which I […]

in the news: blake lively weds ryan reynolds

in the news: blake lively weds ryan reynolds

Even Gossip Girl didn’t know about this weekend’s biggest secret – Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds got hitched! While no photos have emerged yet (apparently Martha Stewart Wedding will have the exclusive in the December issue), we have heard that the bride wore a Marchesa […]

in the news: miss wu by jason wu

in the news: miss wu by jason wu

After the success of Jason Wu’s collection for Target earlier this year, the designer has decided to launch a contemporary line called Miss Wu. The ready-to-wear collection will be created in collaboration with US department store Nordstrom, which has a one-year exclusive on the new […]

in the news: fashion’s night out 2012 dates announced

in the news: fashion’s night out 2012 dates announced

Vogue has announced the dates for this year’s Fashion’s Night Out. Interestingly, the event, which started as a way to boost sales for NYC retailers during the GFC, has been expanded so that it will now take place in all 19 countries where Vogue is […]

in the news: brad pitt for chanel n°5

in the news: brad pitt for chanel n°5

Well, here’s an interesting twist in the perfume wars: Brad Pitt is going to be the new face of Chanel N°5. Yes, that’s right. The actor will be taking over where Audrey Tatou and Nicole Kidman left off. Apparently he’s also receiving a seven-figure salary […]

in the news: anna della russo for h&m

in the news: anna della russo for h&m

H&M has just announced its next collaboration – an accessories line with Vogue Japan Fashion Editor and all-round style icon Anna Della Russo. The collection will feature jewelry, sunglasses, shoes, bags and a trolley, all featuring Della Russo unique and flamboyant style. Our first peek […]

in the news: vivienne westwood’s QEII collection

in the news: vivienne westwood’s QEII collection

Queen Elizabeth II is celebrating her diamond jubilee this year and in her honour, Vivienne Westwood has created a capsule collection inspired by some of the Queen’s most memorable outfits. Fear not, though – Westwood’s dresses are not inspired by the Queen’s recent, brightly coloured […]