Johanna Boccardo is a Venezuelan born designer and internationally published illustrator. Her handbag line, Beautiful People, came out in May of 2008, so when you wear one of her pieces, you know you are wearing the latest and most fashionable designs. She's inspired by life and her daily experiences. Beautiful People handbags have been featured in the December 2008 issue of Vive Magazine and in the January 2009 issue of Accessories Magazine, on… Continue
Added by Beautiful People on January 21, 2009 at 3:30pm —
You've been invited to a business dinner and you're not sure what to wear
. You may leave directly from the office, or arrive by airplane. Either way, you need to be prepared.
Whether your office is a business or business casual environment, always dress professionally
. If your company is conservative, opt for the tailored suit and a… Continue
Added by Catherine Horgan on January 21, 2009 at 12:10pm —
For Immediate Release
Contact: William Hooper
Top Jewelry Designer Diana Vincent Launches Online Store:
(Washington Crossing, PA) – Diana Vincent, one of America's most creative, original jewelry designers, is proud to announce the launch of her online store at www.dianavincent.com. It will enable internet… Continue
Added by Jennifer Sullivan on January 21, 2009 at 11:44am —
So, Michelle Obama
is wearing a glorious ivory one shoulder gown by Jason Wu
. (Jason Who
? No matter, the entire world will know his name tomorrow.)
Photo by Damon Winter/The New York Times
The only problem with it is that she cannot dance in it, because the new President
keeps stepping on the train. But it is so… Continue
Added by Mad Fashionista on January 21, 2009 at 12:00am —
Thursday January 22, 2009 7PM to 10PM
The "Professionals" Mixer
Professional men and woman are invited to come out to network, mix & mingle, and have a fashionably fabulous time! This exclusive event is open to:
1. Beauty Vendors
2. Fashion Designers
3. Novelty Reps.
4. Accessories Vendors
5. Media Professionals
6. Marketing & PR Firms
7. Venue Owners & Managers
8. Boutique Owners
Added by Mallory Culberson on January 20, 2009 at 7:34pm —
Added by Atlanta Intl Fashion Week on January 20, 2009 at 7:30pm —
Veritas Artist Collective members SLEEPERSTAR
will be headlining a benefit concert on Jan 29th at House of Blues Dallas. The event is titled “Rock the Wells” and its efforts are to raise funding to provide clean water wells to villages in SOMALILAND. These efforts are very close to the heart of Veritas. Veritas founder/designer Ty Clark aka “Samo4prez” parents have been doing humanitarian work in Uganda, Rwanda and Kenya for over 13 years and are… Continue
Added by Veritas Fashion on January 20, 2009 at 3:44pm —
(This is Mademoiselle's assistant, writing up her notes from the Inauguration. I hope she gets good and looped at the post-Inaugural luncheon, she's been impossible.)
It is absolutely frigid out here, even my silk knit lingerie does not help. I am bundled up top to toe. Thank goodness Bucky
is back at the Willard Hotel
; the little darling does not do well in these temperatures. The estimates of the crowd range from 1 million to 16 million,… Continue
Added by Mad Fashionista on January 20, 2009 at 1:30pm —
The most successful general is not the one that triumphs in battle, but the one who is able, through strength of a resolute discipline , to achieve victory without a massive amount of damage.
This is why for the effective leadership of any organization the key virtues are clarity, decisiveness and conscientiousness. The most effective team or partnership marches with a single purpose — a dedication to a common goal that is held dear by all.
Let power… Continue
Added by Yasemin-Hanah on January 20, 2009 at 12:31pm —
I am NOT at all political. Nor is the fashion industry network to become a way to express political views. I am only posting this image because it is an interesting way of illustrating "fashion" with politics. This image is from the Levi
website (you are all familiar with Levi Strauss & Co.)
Levi is currently celebrating the 44th President with a 44% OFF sale (on orders of $150. or more). Not really… Continue
Added by Apparel1 on January 20, 2009 at 7:35am —
I just launched a new website at http://denverfashionbeat.com
, whose whole purpose in life is to bring a spotlight to designers and boutiques in the Rocky Mountain and Midwest regions, and also to help prop up your website in Google by providing links TO your site. I'm looking for designers or boutique owners that would like to post a press-release style posting at this site. This listing is completely free.
Some other benefits include a… Continue
Added by Andrea on January 19, 2009 at 11:58pm —
Added by KINGSMEN on January 19, 2009 at 10:03pm —
I'M LOOKING FOR A FREELANCE GRAPHIC DESIGNER TO DESIGN A NEW TEMPLATE & LOGO FOR MY BLOG... I NEED A CHIC' TRENDY LAYOUT THAT REPRESENTS THE STYLE HOUSE CHRONICLES
... THE COLORS I HAD IN MIND WERE PINK & BLACK..
IF THERE IS ANYONE OUT THERE GREAT AT GRAPHIC DESIGN & IS LOOKING FOR SOME EXPOSURE PLEASE EMAIL ME AT firstname.lastname@example.org..
Added by THE STYLE HOUSE CHRONICLES on January 19, 2009 at 7:06pm —
Royal Family will be attending magic for the first time this Feb.. We will be taking everything in and just checking stuff out. If you are going to be there please let us know so we can hang out esp. if you know of something you think we should be at.
We recently put the finishing touches on two diamond jubilee designs. Whitechapel and Attack Attack!. The Whitechapel design was completed by artist Jason Mohn after a couple of months of redrafting to make sure it was just right. It should… Continue
Added by Royal Family Clothing on January 19, 2009 at 2:07pm —
It is going to be SO COLD tomorrow when Barack Obama
is sworn in...the wind sweeps across the Mall like a knife, but the glow of good cheer from the crowd (plus the sheer numbers) should help keep events heated up.
Last night I let myself be dragged to the George Bush
farewell party at Glen Echo Park
in Maryland by some Republican friends who hoped that proximity to the soon-to-be-ex-president would help their deep despair. It… Continue
Added by Mad Fashionista on January 19, 2009 at 11:00am —
'Let your Hearts sweet Aroma carry you to your destination '
This week has been a journey of research, Only with a few things still not crossed off on the 'To Do List '
But I shall not be defended as I have been educated in other genre's of fashion that I'm happy for.
Sometimes the very thing you need will be staring right at you, but you could miss it completely until you have learnt a valuable lesson of knowledge that you may need to… Continue
Added by Harsharan Landa on January 19, 2009 at 10:35am —
Thrift is evolving and becoming so much more than Victoria and I have ever dreamed of. As we both have been working harder and harder to develop this line it has become like a child to both of us. We have envisioned great things and as we work on the line it is flourishing into such positive things.
As you all know, we consider THRIFT unique for a multitude of reasons, but one in particular strikes so many chords with the Chicago public and… Continue
Added by Thrift-For The Good Find on January 19, 2009 at 10:16am —
Lingerie industry in China is huge, especially since most enterprises cater to high-end markets in the country. Even during these tough times innerwear industry has managed to stay afloat.
Recently, All-China Women’s Federation, China Brand Industry Federation and other Government organizations together organized the 2008 China Brand (women)… Continue
Added by Fibre2fashion on January 19, 2009 at 9:29am —
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Added by Monica on January 18, 2009 at 2:48pm —
On January 14, 2009, Gottschalks, Inc. filed a voluntary petition for reorganization under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code. While Gottschalks has a 104-year heritage of serving customers in western markets, they have recently faced considerable challenges to their business as a result of the tightened credit markets and the challenging economic environment. Chapter 11 reorganization provides the legal framework that allows them to keep the business operating normally while they… Continue
Added by Apparel1 on January 18, 2009 at 8:04am —