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Gucci to celebrate 90th anniversary with release of ‘1921’ collection

The House of Gucci, known as Gucci is an Italian fashion and leather goods label. It was founded by Guccio Gucci in Florence in 1921. To celebrate it’s 90th anniversary, Gucci will release some of it’s best-known brands under the label ‘1921’. This will include the Bamboo, Horsebit and Jackie bags as well as a … Continue reading

Karl Lagerfeld sexies up Coca Cola

Karl Lagerfeld, after shedding about 40 kilograms, credited his weight loss to a diet of stewed vegetables and diet coke. He is a big fan of the soft drink giant. Following on last year’s limited edition diet coke cans, the company has decided to work with Karl (Chanel’s chief designer) again on three new “Love … Continue reading

Natasha Barnard chosen as SA's brand ambassador for Wonderbra

Natasha Barnard has been chosen as the South African brand amabassador for Wonderbra. She beat more than 1000 ladies who wanted the title. The judges said that Natasha epitomised confidence, attractiveness, power and freedom. Barnard said representing Wonderbra in South Africa was rewarding and one of her special milestones. “I’m thrilled to represent the Wonderbra … Continue reading

KluK CGDT taking part in New York fashion week.

Local fashion designing team, Malcolm Kluk and Christiaan Gabriel du Toit are soaring to new heights with their fashion label KluK CGDT. They won the Designer of the Year award for this year at the Arise magazine Lagos Fashion Week in Nigeria and as a result have been invited to take part in this year’s … Continue reading

Mandela Foundation will launch a fashion line

The Nelson Mandela Foundation is launching an international fashion clothing line. Money raised from the project will help sustain the foundation’s charitable gifts even as it boosts South Africa’s troubled textile and clothing industry. The line will be called 46664 Apparel. 46664 is Mandela’s Robben Island prison number. The preppy-looking men’s and classic-style women’s range … Continue reading

BAFTA's 2011 – The Winners and the Fashion

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) is a charity in the United Kingdom that hosts annual awards shows for excellence in film, television, television craft, video games and forms of animation. It was founded in 1947 and is an independent charity. BAFTA is not only about the annual BAFTA Awards. It also … Continue reading

Durban July 2011 Theme

It’s that time of the year again. Time to get your thinking caps on and start your creative juices flowing. The theme for the Durban Vodacom July has been announced and I think it’s a gorgeous fun theme.

Vogue Talent Competition 2011

If you think you are the next big fashion writer and you dream of working in one of the industry greats, like Vogue, then go along and enter this competition. The Vogue Talent Contest for young writers has been running for 60 years. Recent winners of the competition have gone on to become successful authors, … Continue reading