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August 2009 Blog Posts (222)

Community Management

Post by Maria Ogneva, Director of Community

As I am learning the art of community management (it’s not the kind of thing you can learn in the classroom, so it’s a bit of a baptism by fire), I’m trying to crystallize what community management means to me. Working with different clients from different industries and at different stages in development, I hope to bring you a more complete view.

On the one hand, community management is easy to define,… Continue

Added by Macala Wright on August 28, 2009 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Fashion & PR Workshops to Help Start/Grow Your Business!

Last chance to register for this weekend's Amazing Fashion & PR Workshops presented by the Experts who’ve done it all!

M Shop NYC began as an uber trendy downtown NYC brick & mortar boutique that dressed countless A-listers, and has since morphed into an E-commerce Website that provides Fashion Business, Marketing, and Manufacturing Consulting; produces tons of Fashion Shows & Special Events for designers, retailers, and corporations nationwide; includes a PR division; design… Continue

Added by M Shop NYC on August 28, 2009 at 3:03pm — No Comments

Loving Your Body and Embracing Yourself

As women, we can often find ourselves finding what we dislike versus like about our physique. When I came across this amazing example of what it means to truly love and accept yourself for how you were made, I could not have been more excited to share: Lizzi Miller, the shining example who’s comfortable in her own skin.

Best known… Continue

Added by Lady Lux on August 28, 2009 at 1:23pm — No Comments

Meet Me at Magic this Mon 8/31, Tue 9/1, and Wed 9/2

Hello Everyone

I'll be in Las Vegas this coming Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday to attend Magic and possibly Project so if you'd like to get together please shoot me an email. I'm available to connect with and bounce idea's off of all 3 days. Hope to see you there!


Added by Alfredo Moran on August 28, 2009 at 1:07pm — No Comments

Hope Diamond to be Reset by Renowned Jeweler, Harry Winston

The legendary and enchanting Hope Diamond is one of the most iconic pieces of LUX gems in the world. With twists of fate and its destiny lying ahead, this stone is in store for another great tale. It’s to be honored with its own documentary as well as receive a new setting from the famed Harry Winston. However, there’s one… Continue

Added by Lady Lux on August 27, 2009 at 6:30pm — No Comments

the bollywood chatter about elias m vayas of

Elias Vayas of EV Jewelry Design in New York City makes jewelry featuring typical Indian themes, from snakes and scrolls to the om and Indian goddesses. Emeralds and rubies abound in his flagship collection, "Kali Ma" (named for the Hindu goddess).

"Ten years ago, a lot of people didn't even know what the om sign was, but today, many in mainstream America do," Vayas says. "Thousands of people attend yoga and meditation conferences all across the country."

Three years ago, his own yoga… Continue

Added by elias on August 27, 2009 at 3:19pm — No Comments

End of Summer Street Fashion

ELLE has assembled a gallery of street fashion from the Williamsburg Pool Party in Brooklyn, NY.

Added by John D. on August 27, 2009 at 3:01pm — 1 Comment

mija t. rosa a/w 09/10

mija t. rosa is presenting the collection autumn/winter 2009/2010 to the public. The Show will be on the 11th of September in Vienna. More Details on our website.

please feel free to download our current press kit with photogaphs in webquality:… Continue

Added by Julia Cepp on August 27, 2009 at 8:00am — No Comments

Function and Fashion of Zoot Suits Unveiled!

Known for its bold, extravagant, and odd style, the zoot suit is a double-breasted suit that existed since 1930s. The wrapped jacket usually features for wide lapels overly elegant padded shoulders extending past the hips. Its purpose is to basically cover the pleated pants billowing out before the fine cuffs. It is being worn and frequently associated to African- American, Puerto-Ricans, Mexican Americans, Filipino Americans, and Italian Americans.

Today zoot suit came in bold and… Continue

Added by Dennis Murphy on August 26, 2009 at 2:49pm — No Comments

Sen. Ted Kennedy Dies at 77, Ends Battle with Cancer

“We know the future will outlast all of us, but I believe that all of us will live on in the future we make.” - Ted Kennedy

What a brilliant and blessed person to have not only known this, but to have shared this believe and message with others.

Our hearts go out to the Kennedy family.

To read… Continue

Added by Lady Lux on August 26, 2009 at 2:15pm — No Comments

Vancouver Fashion eZine

Web zines have offered the opportunity for a growing number of people to try their hand at magazine publication without the huge finanacial resources needed in the past. Different from a blog in that there is a scheduled release date and regular features, this medium requires commitment and structure to survive the test of time.

One success story is Vancouver Fashion eZine. Conceived in July 2007 - with the first issue on-line September 2007 - this fashion magazine covering only the… Continue

Added by M. R. W. on August 26, 2009 at 12:24pm — No Comments

Swimsuit Scandals Throughout History

Inspired by the recent banning of the 'burquini" - ELLE looks back at the most controversial swimsuits throughout history.

Added by John D. on August 26, 2009 at 11:03am — No Comments

Project Runway Designer Gordana Gelhausen Sponsors Emerging Magazine 2009 Emmy Gift Suite

Project Runway Designer, Gordana Gehlhausen is the latest gift bag sponsor of the Emerging Magazine 2009 Emmy Gift Suite to be held in Beverly Hills, CA., September 18 and 19, 2009. Gordana will be gifting one of her designs during the event, as well as giving gift certificates to the Emmy Nominees and Emmy Award… Continue

Added by Emerging Magazine on August 26, 2009 at 11:00am — No Comments

Sneak Peek at Spring’s Kork-Ease 2010 Collection

Kork-Ease, the comfort focused shoe company that began in 1953 is back! And now, they’re better than ever. The company’s new Spring 2010 collection will still have comfort in mind, but aims to have sophistication threaded within their green-styled line for the modern consumer.

Keeping with their trademark of utilizing… Continue

Added by Lady Lux on August 26, 2009 at 10:43am — No Comments

Wound Magazine launches in print, digital and mobile

I wanted to let you guys know of our magazine - we are the world's first fashion & art title to be produced in print, digital and mobile.

Our iPhone app (iWound) has been a big success in Europe, becoming the only lifestyle app currently stated as 'new and noteworthy' by Apple.

The app is completely re-art directed from the print magazine, with fashion, art, music, architecture and design (produced in London).

Hope of value and thanks for your… Continue

Added by Scott Lambert on August 26, 2009 at 9:08am — No Comments



Added by MARIAH CARTER on August 26, 2009 at 12:06am — No Comments

On Trend-the "man bag"

On trend-the man bag

This fall guys, why not take a note from Seinfeld and Joey from Friends and rock a man bag!? Whether for class, work or just for fun you can look ultra chic by carrying a man bag instead of having that crazy bulge in your pants, and NO I don’t mean that kind! I mean that type that your ultra fat wallet leaves in your back pocket.

The man bag ranges in styles from briefcases to messenger bags. They are ultra hip and… Continue

Added by Thrift-For The Good Find on August 25, 2009 at 9:39pm — No Comments

Caribbean Fashion Fair 2009

For the Last time Caribbean Fashion Fair 2009 has been pushed back to December 8th to 10th 2009. This date was agreed to with the management of the Lancaster Marriott and Lancaster County Convention Center PA. The Promoters of the event Corporate Builders USA Incorporated would have decided to acceed to a request to reposition the event to showcase 2010 spring and summer fashion in the winter. As with the… Continue

Added by Claudius Phillips on August 25, 2009 at 4:10pm — 1 Comment


Hello...I am here to seek and find the next budding designer and/or stylist who might be interested in working with MICAH KIYO? We are looking for someone who really want's to help develop her signature look as she continues to move forward down the red carpets and onto larger venues and stages. She is the next up and coming INTERNATIONAL POP ARTIST... REALLY! She is based here in Atlanta, Georgia...THE NEW MUSIC CAPITAL IN THE STATES. HER MUSIC AND HER PROMOTIONAL IMAGES ARE AVAILABLE for your… Continue

Added by Reiko Clark on August 25, 2009 at 2:02pm — 1 Comment

No Heels - No limits

When it comes to heels or no heels, I know NO limits.

These Antonio Berardi from his Fall 08 Collection had me gasping for air. Controversial and Hot.

I wonder where to find similar style. Was it at all imitated?

If poorly executed, things can get awfully distreous. Talk about a Fashion faux pas.

I like them, alhough not the most conventional, I think they look more dangerous… Continue

Added by miss SLY!™ on August 25, 2009 at 4:16am — 6 Comments

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