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Debut Collection for Lagerfeld

  Karl Lagerfeld is to showcase his debut collection for his new, more reasonably priced line ‘Karl’ today.   The collection will launch later this afternoon on NET-A-PORTER.COM and comprise of 100 pieces with prices starting at just £50, including detachable colours and fingerless gloves.   “We are thrilled and proud to be the exclusive partner [...]

Demi Moore Hospitalised

Demi Moore was rushed to hospital in Los Angeles on Monday where she is said to be suffering from exhaustion.   Her rep released a statement saying: “Because of the stresses in her life right now, Demi has chosen to seek professional assistance to treat her exhaustion and improve her overall health. She looks forward [...]

Minaj To Make Fashion Debut

Nicki Minaj is planning to release her own line of clothes.   The unconventional rapper has previously launched a pink lipstick through renowned makeup brand MAC, in conjunction with her debut album, Pink Friday, and is expected to create a fashion collection later this year. Her manager, Cortez Bryant confirmed: “It is a priority to [...]

Karissa Shannon threatens to sue BB

Playboy model Karissa Shannon has threatened to sue Big Brother over Sunday night’s ‘pantsgate’ incident.   The incident occurred when Denise Welch pulled down Shannon’s pyjama bottoms while they were dancing.   Shannon was shown promising to take legal action against the show’s producers if they aired her bottom to viewers.   Following the incident, [...]

Alexa Chung for Superga

Alexa Chung is to be the new creative director of Italian footwear brand, Superga, it has been announced today.   The brand is celebrating 100 years in business, and has chosen the model-turned-TV presenter to front its celebratory campaign and signal its comeback.   The Italian tennis pumps have been around since 1911, acting as [...]

Kate Moss for Mango

Kate Moss is back with a new spring/summer collection for Barcelona retailer Mango. Previous celebrity collaborations with the brand include Penelope Cruz, Olivia Palermo and more recently, Scarlett Johansson.   Despite modelling for the crème de la crème of designer heavyweights and haute couture the newly married model has never snubbed high street labels.   [...]

X Factor Bad Boy Bookies Favourite

Frankie Cocozza spilled into the headlines last year as the ‘rebel’ contestant of the ITV talent show. Claims of drug taking, wild partying and turning up late for rehearsals were all against the 19-year-old Pete Doherty wannabe.   So it came as little surprise that the Big Brother line up this year featured none other [...]

Seal and Heidi Klum Confirm Separation

Heidi Klum and Seal have officially announced the end of their seven-year marriage amidst rumours of divorce making headlines last week.   The claims followed the singer’s rather mysterious tweet posted on his Twitter page last Friday reading: ‘The End’   However, in a statement released this morning, the couple blamed the split on simply, [...]

The Carrie Diaries

Fans of Sex and the City will be pleased to read the plans for the up and coming new series documenting Carrie’s life before the column and Manolos.   After years of speculation, The Carrie Diaries looks sure to go ahead, treating SATC fans to some more shopping, sex and spending.   The show will [...]

A Show Stopper for Donatella

Versace shared a picture of their latest star yesterday, 10-year-old Kaia Gerber, offspring to superstar model, Cindy Crawford. So it seems natural, amidst the success of the brand that their cruise collection for H&M should sell out on its first day of launch.   Once again the website collapsed under the strain of the many [...]

Twenty Years for Sole Legend

  Christian Louboutin is celebrating 20 years of his iconic red soled shoes with Parisian cabaret show ‘Le Crazy Horse’.   The designer will become the first ever ‘guest creator’ in the history of the erotic cabaret club who in turn celebrate their 60th anniversary this year.   The show will have four diverse tableaux [...]

Like Mother, Like Daughter

Cindy Crawford’s 10-year-old daughter, Kaia Gerber, made her modelling debut yesterday for Young Versace, the new fashion line for kids aged 0-12. Gerber wore a black leather mini skirt, white shirt, and a cropped leather jacket with sandals accentuating her long limbs, courtesy of her mother.   “Like her mother, Kaia has a very special [...]

Trouble in Paradis

  She was the French star said to have tamed the unruly bad boy with a long standing relationship that seemed unbreakable. But now amidst rumours of separation, is one of Hollywood’s finest actors set to join the racks of his divorcee peers?   A source commenting on the supposed breakdown, said; “people around him [...]

Sugar Rush

  Spring/Summer 2012 pastels are pale and striking in equal measure. Instead of warm tones, opt for sour lemon and rose pinks. Cool shades offer an understated palette. Despite Mulberry’s ice-cream ad campaign – these pastels aren’t saccharine sweet, but chalky and frosty, making them less pigtails in playground and more back of the bike [...]

Nightmare on Oxford Street

Yesterday morning I found myself amongst one of the many hundreds of eager, idiotic shoppers queued outside Selfridges on the busiest sales shopping day of the year. All around me my fellow shoppers were amusingly prepared. Several came equipped with shopping lists, both the traditional form and cleverly disguised on iphones. The women behind me [...]

Versace Strikes Again

You may remember the stir Donatella Versace’s collection for H&M caused just a few weeks ago when devoted, ahem, crazy, shoppers queued for hours to get their hands on some of the designers cut price offerings. Well, are you ready for some more?   The cruise collection is the second and final collection for H&M and this time [...]

The Good, The Great and The Even Better

2011 was packed to the rafters with fashion events that left us whirling. What better way to honour a year of major style headlines than by revisiting the top five that surpassed our expectations and touched our hearts. From ethereal runway shows to the wedding of the year and that dress. Here are some of the best fashions hits [...]

Sales, Sales and More Sales?

You may have noticed something recently if you’ve been anywhere near a high street, shopping centre of perhaps online. Discounts galore are upon us. Sad to say a large percentage of my email inbox consists of discount codes, offers and deals from well known high street retailers all hoping to entice we the humble customer, into spending our [...]

Cowl Craze

The plunging neckline may be enjoying a moment in the spotlight, but there are always other options. The current alternative, other than the formidable polo neck is by way of the cowl; low cut or subtly draped to reveal décolletage.   Just look at the options: from Alexander McQueen’s red crepe dress teamed with a leather jacket for [...]

Ford Focus

Rumours among the fashion mill speculate that Tom Ford may be the next designer to collaborate with H&M.   When asked about teaming up with the designer, Margareta Van Den Bosch, creative director for the high street chain said Ford was an “interesting name” and added that “she wouldn’t mind” when asked about the partnership. [...]