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A Breakthrough for Closets Everywhere

How many times have you browsed the racks at your favorite boutique only to say “This shirt would be fabulous - if only . . .”?

Right there in that moment, you wish you could rip off that gaudy text or change that lime green getup to a more flattering Kelly green. Well, boutique near-misses, now you can.

Thanks to Custom Tee Couture, your closet just got a little more personal, not to mention a lot more fabulous. Be among the first to try Custom Tee Couture’s patent pending… Continue

Added by zack on May 7, 2009 at 1:30pm — 1 Comment

Graduate Fashion Week

River Island, Mulberry, Asos, John Lewis, Peacocks and the Pentland Group will offer Graduate Fashion Week (GFW) course students the chance to work at their business in a new initiative.

Graduate Fashion Week (GFW) has launched The Protégé Project to help this year’s graduates find work. Students graduating this year from one of the GFW 2009 courses can compete to win short-term contracts to work for the businesses, which are all sponsors of GFW.

The project aims to give… Continue

Added by ANTHONY GRANT on May 7, 2009 at 12:27pm — No Comments

Deadline for applications 29th May 2009

Ethical Fashion Forum Innovation Competition

Applications are now open for the Ethical Fashion Forum's Innovation Competition, which showcases inspirational talent in fashion design and sustainability. Open to all fashion designers internationally, who have been in business for less than 3 years, designing Womenswear or Women’s Accessories. The competition will seek out and promote inspirational emerging design talent. Entries will be… Continue

Added by ANTHONY GRANT on May 7, 2009 at 12:24pm — 1 Comment

Liam Gallagher

Liam Gallagher to Launch a Celebrity Fashion Line - StyleList Fashion Blog


Liam Gallagher, you remember that guy right? The lead singer for 90's Brit pop super-group Liam Gallagher to Launch a Celebrity Fashion Line - StyleList Fashion Blog


Liam Gallagher, you remember that guy right? The lead singer for 90's Brit pop super-group Oasis? Anyway, the telegraph is reporting that Gallagher will own and design his own "up-front,… Continue

Added by ANTHONY GRANT on May 7, 2009 at 12:18pm — No Comments

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Prada's Pop-up club: The Double Club

The most fashionable dancing and dining experience in 2009 promises to be Prada's pop-up bar/club/restaurant in EC1, The Double Club. Fondazione Prada have collaborated with artist Carsten Holler to create this space where the West meets the Congo. Holler was inspired by the music and style of the Congolese party tribes known as Sapeurs. Expect an out of this world venue; there's a sci-fi mural by Russian architect Georgi Krutikow, a two-way mirror… Continue

Added by ANTHONY GRANT on May 7, 2009 at 12:13pm — No Comments

Here is a little something someone sent me that is indisputable mathematical logic!

Here is a little something someone sent me that is

indisputable mathematical logic!

Remember, this is a strictly mathematical viewpoint. It

goes like this:


Makes 100%? What does it mean to give MORE than 100%?

Ever wonder about those people who say they are giving more than 100%?

We have all been to those meetings where someone wants you to give over

100%. How about achieving 103%? What makes up 100% in life?

Here's a little… Continue

Added by ANTHONY GRANT on May 7, 2009 at 12:09pm — No Comments

Shops happen

Anthony Grant

05 May at 07:43

LONDON (Reuters) - Shops happen. Like viral online ad campaigns, temporary big brand outlets are sneaking up on European streets, filling vacancies opened by the credit crunch and building a buzz that's relatively cheap.

One example is tucked away on a side street in the shell of an old railway arch. Only open from Thursday to Sunday, the Nike store in Shoreditch, east London, was originally planned just for the duration of last year's… Continue

Added by ANTHONY GRANT on May 7, 2009 at 12:07pm — No Comments

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frica Fashion Week

06/12/2009 01:00 - 06/19/2009 01:00

Laduma! Inaugural Africa Fashion Week to draw world attention

African designers will be scoring the winning goal during the upcoming FIFA Confederations Cup in June, when the inaugural Africa Fashion Week takes place in Johannesburg.

African Fashion International (AFI), which runs Cape Town, Joburg and Durban fashion weeks, has announced that the first Africa Fashion Week will be an eight-day showcase of the… Continue

Added by ANTHONY GRANT on May 7, 2009 at 12:04pm — No Comments

Forte_Forte: A Low Key Label from Italy is About to Make a Lot of Noise

Forte_Forte: A Low Key Label from Italy is About to Make a Lot of Noise

When Giada Forte decides to check up on what’s happening with the latest collection for her label Forte_Forte, she doesn’t need to play a game of planes, trains, and automobiles to do the perusing. Instead, she simply gets into her car at her studio an hour away from Vicenza, drives for ten minutes, and that’s it. By doing that, she can visit the person who embroiders her vintage lingerie–like slip dresses, meet… Continue

Added by ANTHONY GRANT on May 7, 2009 at 11:12am — No Comments


In This first Blog post, I would like to introduce myself to my future readers and tell you a little bit about myself and my background. I own a small, private label design firm. I work with a variety of new clients looking to break into the fashion industry. My team and I have created custom packages to help launch designers and other start up clothing companies. Our PROGRAM essentially combines all the steps needed to professionally launch an apparel line into the marketplace. If thier needs… Continue

Added by Lance Gordon on May 7, 2009 at 1:02am — 3 Comments

Indie Peace Clothing!


Lawton Ursrey, founder of Atlanta-based clothing line INDIE PEACE just found out his 100% certified organic t-shirt line will be featured in the upcoming Woody Harrelson movie “Zombieland.” Harrelson will be wearing different shirts from the INDIE PEACE collection in the movie and liked them so much, he ended up keeping every style. Woody shared them with pal Owen Wilson and now Owen would like to wear them in… Continue

Added by Sydney Halpern on May 7, 2009 at 12:15am — 1 Comment

Upcoming Event: The 13th Ningbo International Fashion Fair


You are invited to attend one of the world’s leading fair of the fashion industry. Take advantage of this opportunity to enjoy the fashion industry-related exhibits, meet with leading manufacturers, latest fashion trend with professionals in the circle.

The 13th Ningbo International Fashion Fair (IFFAIR NINGBO) is one of the world’s most popular trade fair of its kind. Over 2,300 exhibitors will be available on a total number of 4,800 booths in the huge 78,000 square-meter… Continue

Added by Terry Hong on May 6, 2009 at 10:43pm — No Comments

Passion For Fashion

Call for entries:

The American Sewing Expo is accepting applications for their Passion For Fashion design and sewing competition which will be held in Novi, Michigan on September 25-27, 2009. Twelve finalists will compete for an all expense paid trip to New York City in the spring of 2010, plus many other prizes. You must be at least 18 years of age and have the basic sewing skills needed to sew a fashionable garment to fit a model.

Simply go to, click on… Continue

Added by Janet Pray on May 6, 2009 at 3:03pm — No Comments

Upcoming Events: Centric Software

Upcoming Events: for more info.

AAFA's Sourcing, Customs and Logistics Conference

May 6-8, 2009

Norfolk, VA

Centric Leadership Breakfast - Chicago

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Chicago, IL

Fashion Leadership Breakfast - New York

Wednesday, May 13, 2009


Centric Leadership Breakfast - Atlanta

Thursday, May 14, 2009

Atlanta, GA

Centric Leadership Lunch - Orange County

Thursday,… Continue

Added by Simeon on May 5, 2009 at 8:04pm — No Comments

Photographers and Videographers needed!

TOYL Events is looking for talented photographers and videographers to participate in our Project Curve Appeal Beauty & Fashion Expo on this Saturday (May 9th 1-9pm). This exciting event will include fashion shows, entertainment, and an after party and will be a great opportunity for you to build your portfolio. You will also get exposure through listings on the website (, show program, and you can also pass out cards/business info during the show.… Continue

Added by Mallory Culberson on May 5, 2009 at 6:18pm — No Comments

My Work Blog.. Happy viewing..:) cheers!!

Added by cherlynn koh on May 5, 2009 at 12:33pm — No Comments

10 Steps to Build a Social Brand

On May 4th, The Footwear News section of conducted multiple, in-depth interviews with CEO, Tony Hsieh and CFO, Alfred Lin. After visiting Zappos in October last fall, I fell in love with them. Their brand, their customer philosophy and the humility that they conduct their business is amazing. Zappos receives tons of press and coverage on their business (a $1.2 billion dollar company after just 9 years).

The interviews with Zappos on… Continue

Added by Macala Wright on May 5, 2009 at 11:00am — No Comments

Kimberly Caldwell stars in YMI Jeanswear fall campaign

YMI Jeanswear announced Kimberly Caldwell as their newest Brand Ambassador for the denim company's Fall 2009 national and international advertising campaign. Continuing to showcase rising stars, YMI hand-picked the singer, actress and television personality to represent the brand's image.

Kimberly Caldwell gained national recognition during her time on the second season of the television phenomenon, "American Idol," and is also known for… Continue

Added by Fibre2fashion on May 5, 2009 at 9:00am — No Comments

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Added by Ayanna White on May 4, 2009 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Fangorias Weekend of Horror featuring EV Jewelry Design


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