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Blog Power!

The power of blogs and social media has become ever apparent with 92 per cent of consumers more likely to purchase goods through peer-to-peer recommendations than via adverts. It’s no wonder fashion retailers are collaborating in new and increasingly inventive ways with bloggers. eBay predicts that...

Meet Marla Singh-Walton Founder of Accessories Brand Marla Fiji

Marla Singh Walton made her mark on the international fashion industry early on when she graced the pages of Italian Vogue, Marie Claire, Elle and Donna Magazine as well as becoming one of the first Indian models to land a lucrative campaign for Revlon. She has since gone on to establish her own...

Fashion Journalist Menkes Jumps Ship

Suzy Menkes the renowned British fashion journalist and front row fashion week regular has announced she is to leave her post at the International New York Times. Menkes, now 70, has spent 25-years writing for the Paris-based newspaper International Herald Tribune, which was recently rebranded as...

BERLIN fashion FILM FESTIVAL OPENS SUBMISSIONS

The Berlin fashion Film Festival has started accepting submissions for its third edition.   The event will take place in July 2014 in Berlin, during Berlin Fashion Week, and it will consist of three public screenings on July 8 and 9, the Berlin fashion Film Festival Award Ceremony on July 10, and...

Paris Couture S/S 14 - Ziad Ghanem ‘HELL O’

Presenting his latest haute couture collection in Paris on curvaceous plus size models Ziad Ghanem is adamant that fashion and style is to be enjoyed by all.   Stamping that message down that you do not need to be a size 0 to enjoy fashion or express yourself. For Spring/Summer 14 Ziad celebrates...

Spring/Summer 14 - Milan Leads the Way

Round three on the international catwalk circuit Milan is the home of big Italian brands and impeccable luxury. Fashion editor’s favourite - Prada is one of the must-see shows of the season. Not everyone gets what all the fuss is about, but for the fashion pack Miuccia Prada is a key leader, a...

Style Addict Window Shopping Christmas 2013

Creating a visual impact across the streets of London we take a look at some of the capital’s most inspiring festive window displays… While some retailers go all out, cue Harrods, others work in a touch of festive magic to this seasons window displays. For the wow factor check out high-end...

Isabella Blow: Fashion Galore

Somerset House has just opened its doors to reveal its latest exhibition dedicated to the fashion life and personal style of the late Isabella Blow. JoJo Iles dropped by to discover Blow’s world; her work, her style and her influence on fashion history.             Long before the age of blogging,...

Style Addict Meets Textile Artist Carole Waller

Carole Waller is primarily an artist that works on textiles, glass and canvas using dyes and paint. Over the past fifteen years her work has gained a strong following attracting numerous commissions and exhibitions, in particular her clothing range; ‘I’m No Walking Canvas’ has attracted many loyal...

Qatar Goes Luxe and Fashion Forward

Qatar is very much a country in mid-progress and with it infrastructure and investments are high on the agenda. Alongside acquisitions in architecture, hospitality and development is a country with a penchant for fashion, and in particular top-end luxury brands and couture.     Malek Ghanem, a top...

Latest Press Releases

LC: MEN APPOINTS FIRST INTERNATIONAL MENSWEAR AMBASSADOR

March 9th 2015

The British Fashion Council is delighted to announce the appointment of Hu Bing; Actor, Model, Singer and Philanthropist, Bing will be the first...

Scotland Re:Designed

October 14th 2014

Scotland Re:Designed - Now in its 3rd successful year Scotland Re:Designed (SR:D) is returning to Glasgow for its annual showcase taking...