All posts tagged "America"
A Pitti Discovery: Meet Anna Kolomoets
Pitti Immagine is mostly a men’s affair in Florence, but there’s still an area devoted to women at Pitti W among the boys. Of the many treasures we discovered was designer Anna Kolomoets, who hails from the Ukraine and has created a line of shirts and sweatshirts with fun fashion phrases, including a “Fashion Week Daily”
The CFDA And J.Crew Unveil Their Latest Designer Collab
Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne of Public School, Marc Alary, and Juan Carlos Obando are the latest designers to do a capsule collection for J.Crew, as part of the ongoing CFDA x J.Crew collab. Winners and runners-up of The Council of Fashion Designers of America and Vogue Fashion Fund Award have been tapped for the
Primark Is Coming To America Next Year
(NEW YORK) The U.K.’s beloved mass fashion retailer Primark is finally coming stateside next year. Primark is slated to open stores on the East Coast of the U.S. next year starting with Boston (sorry, New Yorkers). The retailer has signed a lease on a 70,000-square-foot selling space at the Burnham Building in the Downtown Crossing
The Ruffian Road Trip
Next week, Ruffian's Brian Wolk and Claude Morais are embarking on a cross-country road trip across America. They fill us in on where they're off to and why they wanted to take the trek across the states. Happy travels, boys!
GQ Names A Quartet Of Best New Menswear Designers In America
GQ has endorsed their latest group of newbie designers: The menâ€™s glossy has announced the winners of their eighth annual Best New Menswear Designer in America program. Who are the lucky talents this year? The Williamsburg-based label, Brooklyn Tailors, which is helmed by Daniel Lewis; Rob Garcia of avant-garde label En Noir; John Elliott's line of all-American casual basics, John Elliott + Co.; and the Hawaiian surfer approved beach gear, M.Nii, by John Moore.
Anne V. On 'The Face', Being A Sports Illustrated Babe, And Much More
Blonde stunner Anne V. has a decade of appearing in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue and stalking the runway for the likes of Prada and Victoriaâ€™s Secret under her belt. Next up? A seat next to Naomi Campbell and Lydia Hearst as a mentor on the second season of Oxygenâ€™s The Face, which premieres tonight at 10 p.m. EST. (Get those DVRs ready, darlings!) We met up with Anne at Modellounge X Microsoft to find out what itâ€™s really like working with Naomi, how she deals with life in the tabloids, and to get the scoop on her first...
Town & Country's Newest Icon, Nicoletta Santoro
Another NYFW hit we simply couldn't let you miss amid the madness of runway shows, darlings! When Town & Countryâ€™s fashion approach needed a chic-over, they called in stylist extraordinaire Nicoletta Santoro, an Italian genius whoâ€™s spent the past decade sprucing up spreads for Vogue China and other top CondÃ© international titles. Can she whip this Hearst glossy into shape? Consider us intrigued. BY ALEXANDRA ILYASHOV
Sergio Says! Boy George Edition, Part II
Need a little pep in your step this afternoon? Itâ€™s time for part deux of Sergio Kletnoyâ€™s one-on-one with Boy George! Check out part one from Friday here, in case you missed itâ€¦
Deborah Lloyd, Ace of Spades
How do you win at the lifestyle game? Deal in Deborah Lloyd, thatâ€™s how. Since 2007, Kate Spade New Yorkâ€™s chief creative officer has been hard at work adding her signature flair to a stunning array of products, from hats to homewares. Today, with 300 stores worldwide, and annual revenues of over $742 million, the multi-tasking Brit is at the top of her game. We stopped by her colorful Park Avenue office to find out how she plays. BY PAIGE REDDINGER
Bank Of America Invests $10 Million In Tory Burch's Elizabeth Street Capital
In 2009 Tory Burch founded The Tory Burch Foundation, in an effort to offer loans, mentoring, and education to female entrepreneurs. Since then, the foundation has given out 220 loans to women and now Burch plans to extend her helping hand even further. She and Andrew Plepler, a corporate responsibility executive for Bank of America, announced today on CBS show This Morning that there's a new do-good partnership on the docket.