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Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010

10:00 pm

WWD – Fashion Brands Focus on their Heritage

Selectism - WWD - Fashion Brands Focus on their Heritage

WWD latest story proclaims that luxury brands are refocusing their offerings to pull from heritage roots (“Latin Roots” by Fugazi anyone?). “These days, Twitter enthusiast Louis Vuitton is far more likely to tweet about the 1896 launch of monogram canvas or…

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Wednesday, September 24th, 2008

6:45 pm

The New Face of Vuitton – Sean Connery?

The New Face of Vuitton – Sean Connery?

WWD reports that Sean Connery may be tapped as the next face for Vuitton campaigns. "Louis Vuitton, which has featured Mikhail Gorbachev, Keith Richards and Francis Ford Coppola in its “core values” advertising campaign, has landed another surprising agent for…

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Tuesday, September 16th, 2008

8:28 pm

Viktor & Rolf to Show Online

Viktor & Rolf to Show Online

WWD reports in on news of Runway gone Internet. "Fashion showmen extraordinaire Viktor Horsting and Rolf Snoeren said Monday that they would present their spring-summer 2009 collection on their Web site, in lieu of the Paris runway, on which the…

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Friday, August 29th, 2008

Uncategorized
9:14 pm

Armani to Design Egyptian Villas

Armani to Design Egyptian Villas

Giorgio Armani plans to design some beachfront villas in Egypt, according to WWD. The residences being built in partnertship with Emaar Properties PJSC SpA "will be located in Marassi, Emaar’s flagship resort development in Egypt on the Sidi Abdel Rahman…

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Thursday, August 14th, 2008

Thursday, June 26th, 2008

Uncategorized
7:55 pm

Streetwear Adapts As Market Implodes

Streetwear Adapts As Market Implodes

WWD has a fascinating article on how the women’s apparel industry that was strictly focused on feeding hip-hop culture with fabrics of fashion is going through a shift -almost growing pain- that is forcing a transition and adaptation to a…

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Thursday, April 3rd, 2008

Uncategorized
6:38 pm

Vuitton Does it Street Vendor Style in Brooklyn

Vuitton Does it Street Vendor Style in Brooklyn

Tonight’s the big night in Brooklyn, NY. The Takashi Murakami exhibit opens its doors  at the Brooklyn Museum. Special guests can expect the usual festivities – big ole bash with Kayne West performing, the 550-square-foot Louis Vuitton boutique that accompanies…

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