Brazilian prisoners knit for fashion designer – in pictures

When Brazilian fashion designer Raquel Guimaraes had trouble finding knitters for her Doiselles brand of knitwear, she found the perfect solution – inmates at one of the highest security prisons in Brazil Article source: http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2013/aug/04/brazilian-prisoners-knit-for-fashion-designer-in-pictures

New York City summer shopping

BaubleBar, on Greene St.

As one of a conform capitals of a world, New York substantially has some-more sell stores and sales than we could ever indeed find time to check out. So a lie piece gives we a lowdown on a summer’s best sales, along with new flagships and pop-up shops. Raleigh New York Pop-Up Swim Shop RELATED: […]

Pakistani Fashion Designer’s ‘Be My Slave’ Shoot Called ‘Racist’

A magazine photo shoot for an emerging fashion designer’s collection has touched off anger throughout Pakistan for its depiction of a dark-skinned child serving as a slave to a fair-skinned model. The clothing collection on display in the “Be my Slave” spread published in Diva magazine issue 106 is by Aamna Aqeel, who made her […]

Victoria Beckham plans UK store as juggles family and fashion

By Li-mei Hoang LONDON (Reuters) – British fashion designer and former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham said life as a working mother is a struggle but she relishes the challenge and plans to expand her empire with a retail store in London. As mother to three boys – Brooklyn, 14, Romeo, 10, and Cruz, 8 – […]

Locked-up fashion designer Anand Jon Alexander claims conspiracy put him …

Alexander is convinced the women who accused him of rape and sexual assault conspired against him.

NEW YORK — Fashion designer Anand Jon Alexander has been portrayed as a predator and monster in coast-to-coast cases accusing him of raping aspiring models he lured to his apartment with the promise of fame. But here’s how Alexander sees himself: an accomplished artist featured on “America’s Next Top Model” who once worked with the […]

Iconic fashion designer Lilly Pulitzer Rousseau dead

.cnn_html_media_utility::before{color:red;content:’>>’;font-size:9px;line-height:12px;padding-right:1px} .cnnstrylccimg640{margin:0 27px 14px 0} .captionText{filter:alpha(opacity=100);opacity:1} .cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:visited,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:link,.captionText a,.captionText a:visited,.captiontext a:link{color:outline:medium none} .cnnVerticalGalleryPhoto{margin:0 auto;padding-right:68px;width:270px} ]]> Designer Lilly Pulitzer died on Sunday, April 7, at the age of 81, according to her company’s Facebook page. The Palm Beach socialite was known for making sleeveless dresses from bright floral prints that became known as the […]

Connecting With the Classical

But when seven musical performers filed in from the back in a formation more runway than concert stage and took their places in full commedia dell’arte-style makeup wearing lacy clothing from the fashion designer Gemma Kahng’s two most recent collections, it was clear something unusual was going on. Leading this unlikely intersection of classical music […]

Fashion trucks bring style to you

.cnn_html_media_utility::before{color:red;content:’>>’;font-size:9px;line-height:12px;padding-right:1px} .cnnstrylccimg640{margin:0 27px 14px 0} .captionText{filter:alpha(opacity=100);opacity:1} .cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:visited,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:link,.captionText a,.captionText a:visited,.captiontext a:link{color:outline:medium none} .cnnVerticalGalleryPhoto{margin:0 auto;padding-right:68px;width:270px} ]]> Move over, food trucks! Mobile retail stores are popping up across the country offering consumers a cozier way to shop for clothing, shoes, gifts, even records. Like many fashion trucks, Le Fashion Truck in Los Angeles carries independent […]

Rihanna Steals the Attention at London Fashion Week

Suzanne Plunkett/ReutersRihanna for River Island, fall 2013.Suzanne Plunkett/ReutersRihanna after she showed her River Island collection. 3:31 p.m. | Updated The big news this London Fashion Week was supposed to be the return of Tom Ford to the runway, the London debut of L’Wren Scott (complete with a dinner Sunday night at the Café Royale co-hosted […]

Dana L. Kelley, at 48, of Boston, fashion designer

$ave on Boston Herald Home Delivery Jobs with Herald Media For back copy and collectible issue information please call 617-619-6265.  Click here for Celtics, Patriots and Red Sox, and Bruins back copies Article source: http://bostonherald.com/news_opinion/obituaries/2013/02/dana_l_kelley_48_boston_fashion_designer