How Fashion Brands Are Using Vine

The fashion industry immediately embraced Vine, Twitter’s 6-second video app, after it launched in February. It was no surprise Vine was suddenly so popular: The app was released just two weeks before New York Fashion Week kicked off, a time when behind-the-scenes runway shots were readily available to capture and share in 6-second loops. But […]

Milan fashion week opens with hopes of economic comeback

By Antonella Ciancio MILAN | Wed Feb 20, 2013 2:29pm EST MILAN (Reuters) – Designers kicked off Milan fashion week on Wednesday with bold collections to persuade Italian shoppers that the worst of the economic crisis is over and it is time to hit the stores again. Fashion houses including PPR’s Gucci, Giorgio Armani and […]

From Michelle Obama’s Style to Lady Gaga’s Body Revolution: The Fashion …

Fashion brought an eventful year in 2012. Fashion houses saw a revolving cast of characters: Hedi Slimane replaced Stefano Pilati at Yves Saint Laurent; Alexander Wang took over for Nicolas Ghesquière at Balenciaga, and Raf Simons finally filled John Galliano’s shoes at Dior. There were highlights on the campaign trail, too, with Michelle Obama and […]