Thursday, May 30, 2013
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Thursday, March 14, 2013
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Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Thursday, February 21, 2013
In the early to mid nineties urban brands were all the rage. Guys walked around in Ecko sweatshirts, Karl Kani and Rocawear. Girls rocked Baby Phat, Apple Bottoms, and Iceberg with confidence. I remember the Baby Phat handbag I was yearning to purchase and the Pastry runners collection in my closet. And don’t get me started on the Karl Kani jacket that I received as a gift that I would wear anywhere and everywhere. All these brands are still on the market, but are they still relevant? Would you still rock it? Discuss after the jump:
Friday, January 25, 2013
The New York Times named Zara the world’s largest fashion retailer. Not only is the brand taking over the world, but its CEO, Amancio Ortega Gaona, is the world’s third richest man. Zara is a fast fashion phenomenon. With about 4,400 stores around the globe this empire is twice the size of Swedish H&M and no end is near; Zara is opening more than one new store every day or approximately 500 every year.
Monday, January 14, 2013
Elegancy101 caught up with well-known Dutch model Ovo Drenth. In this interview we will talk about her modeling career, the ups and downs of the industry, her beauty regime and the problem of racial discrimination in the fashion industry in Europe. There is still the same three lines about black models not selling well, their various looks not being “in” at the moment and the usual finger pointing. Although this is a sensitive issue, it is an important one to discuss. Read the interview after the jump:
Sunday, December 30, 2012
Model Of The Year 2012: Cara Delevingne,Joan Smalls,Karlie Kloss,Sessilee Lopez, Jourdan Smalls, Nyasha Matonhodze
Friday, December 28, 2012
Monday, December 10, 2012
If the recent lovey dovey photos and the suggestive duet "Nobody's Business" don't prove that Rihanna and Brown are an official item, then this new fashion statement sure does. Chris recently took to his Instagram to reveal a mockup of a t-shirt he designed for his Black Pyramid clothing line, featuring a picture of the rumored on-again couple.
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
|Maison Martin Margiela x H&M
is still on the racks and already there’s a rumor swirling about which
designer is up next to collab with the Swedish mega brand.
The word on Twitter and Tumblr (so, um, nothing anywhere near official)
is that Givenchy will be the next big designer collaboration. Which would be awesome, what do you think?|
Monday, November 19, 2012
Designer Phoebe Philo, who had her third child in April, definitely knows the way to Sesame Street. How else do you explain the furkenstocks and pool sandals at Céline’s Spring/Summer 2013 show at Paris Fashion Week? According to WWD and Beth Buccini, co-owner of high-end retailer Kirna Zabête, Céline‘s fur-lined spring 2013 flat sandals or “furkenstocks” as they call them, are Spring's 2013 new it-shoe.