Friday, January 25, 2013

Make Up For Ever Hosts The Make Up Bag Remix Tour

Ready to update your look? Why not take advantage of a free makeover by industry professionals ... Check out Make Up For Ever's Make Up Bag Remix Tour.

Make Up For Ever’s team of professional makeup artists will take a look inside your makeup bag and teach you how to properly use what you already own, regardless of the brand.  The pros will also offer to overhaul products that are the wrong shade or texture ... all in a 30 minute free session.

On a time crunch? The tour will also have make up stations for quick lip and complexion touch ups.

The mobile tour is coming to several cities in North America ... the States and Canada (See the tour poster below.). The tour kicks off on February 1st, in Los Angeles.

Click on the poster for more info and to reserve your session.



Monday, January 14, 2013

Insider Access: The OUTNET Goes Hollywood

The OUTNET is launching a video series featuring Hollywood fashion insiders revealing how to get red carpet ready.

Celebrity stylist, Jessica Paster, talks about the Oscar-winning looks she has styled for Cate Blanchett, Hilary Swank, Jennifer Hudson, Kim Basinger and more.

Celebrity stylist, Anita Patrickson, shares her love of Valentino, Oscar de la Renta and Vivienne Westwood.

Please note: All of the episodes in the video series may not play correctly on mobile devices.





Saturday, January 12, 2013

My Favorite Max Mara & Sportmax Pre Fall Collection Looks

The Max Mara PR team sent me photos of their Pre Fall Max Mara and Sportmax collections. Here are my favorite looks from both lines.


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Insider Access: Fashion Photo Shoot


Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Fashion News Update

The Latest Industry News:
  • H&M to Launch New Fashion Brand & Other Stories
  • The First London Plus Size Fashion Weekend
  • Former Associated Press Fashion Editor Dies at 91
  • CREATETHE GROUP Launches RE/CREATE New York


H&M to Launch New Fashion Brand & Other Stories

& Other Stories' Paris store sign

The new fashion brand & Other Stories, within the H&M group, will launch its first collections this spring in seven cities and 10 European countries through the online store, stories.com.

The brand will offer women a wide range of shoes, bags, accessories, beauty and ready-to-wear to create their personal style, or story. The lines are diverse, ranging from masculine tailoring to feminine chic and are designed to provide endless styling choices.


The cities where the first stores will launch are Barcelona, Berlin, Copenhagen, London, Milan, Paris and Stockholm. Moreover an online store launches on stories.com in Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, The Netherlands, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom.




The First London Plus Size Fashion Weekend


Trapped in a Skinny World & Evolve Media Ltd. have joined forces to create the official London Plus Size Fashion Weekend. The weekend event will be held during London Fashion Week, in February.


"We aim to ENHANCE, EDUCATE, EMPOWER and SUPPORT the UK plus-size industry by connecting the dots between the retailers, designers and consumers."
To learn more about this event, go to: LPSFW.



Former Associated Press Fashion Editor Dies at 91


Former Associated Press fashion editor and foreign correspondent, Nadeane Walker Anderson died Monday, of natural causes.

Anderson, who used her maiden name; Nadeane Walker as her byline, interviewed legendary designers including Coco Chanel, Christian Dior and Yves Lanvin (who named a dress after her) while working in Paris..
"You had to come back and file your stories (after) we were served champagne ... off silver trays by waiters with white gloves, all day long, and I developed a great tolerance for champagne, I guess, because I never got too drunk to write my stories," she said.



CREATETHE GROUP Launches RE/CREATE New York


CREATETHE GROUP, Inc. today announced the launch of RECREATENewYork.org, a charitable platform for the creators to give back. The platform is comprised of over 50 prominent creators including Kanye West, Marc Jacobs, and Kate Moss.

Each creator has donated a personal object or experience for online auction, and a playlist for fun. There will be three consecutive auction rounds with unique items, each lasting 10 days and held exclusively on eBay, the world’s largest online marketplace. The first round will open for bidding on January 11, 2013.

CREATETHE GROUP built RE/CREATE New York in partnership with eBay, Spotify, and Rackspace. The RE/CREATE 2013 campaign will donate 100% of auction proceeds to the Hurricane Sandy relief efforts of New York Cares.