Miscellaneous fashion relevant articles.
Another excellent way to read miscellaneous fashion news, would be to read fashion blogs. You can actually read some directly on this site in our fashion blog section here on the Fashion Newspaper, or find a great resource of fashion blogs at the Fashion Industry Network.
Child's Play Communications' survey reveals 92% of moms active in social media buy products as a result of a social media recommendation
Moms love Facebook -- but they TRUST blogs. And 92 percent of moms active in social media are buying products as a result of a social media recommendation.
SariBlue jewelry will be showcased and gifted to the biggest names in country music backstage at The 46th Annual CMA Awards taking place October 29 – November 1, 2012 at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, TN.
The cold weather is something that few people actually look forward to, but in the fashion industry the autumn and winter are welcomed with open arms. This is because of the wonderful opportunities that cold weather leads to - lower temperatures mean more layers and more layers mean more chance to get involved in trends!
Approximately 79 million US baby boomers are about to retire, and have vastly different wants and needs than the generations before, says a recent article on Governing.com. Meeting their needs and wants is an opportunity for some enterprising manufacturers and online suppliers to shine.
Agent155 Media Corp. (AGMC.PK), a provider of multi-media content management; providing exposure, networking and collaboration opportunities to Film, Music, Art, Sports, Performers, Fashion, Writer and Industry Agencies worldwide, today announced that it is securing Round A $1,000.000 of $5,000,000 Raise.
Christopher Martinez, CEO/Founder of Agent155 Media Corp. stated, "As stated in Prior Press Release, Agent155 Media Corp. is Fully committed to the Launch and Funding of www.Agent155.com."
Three costumes featuring electronic components will be chosen for SparkFun gift certificates
SparkFun Electronics, a provider of parts, knowledge and passion for electronics creation, is celebrating Halloween by hosting its first ever costume contest. The company will reward three lucky entrants with free SparkFun goods for demonstrating the most innovative use of electronics in their Halloween costumes. Skeptical about incorporating LEDs, sounds or animated effects into a costume this year? Don't be -- e-textiles is an up-and-coming area of the embedded electronics world that invites people from all technical backgrounds (from true beginner to expert engineer) to fuse clothing, fabric or other materials with electronic bits and pieces.
Gold Star Tool has the instruments to add these touches for designers who want to make waves and add a little flair.A reporter for Huffington Post recently claimed that leather fashions are "going to be huge" for the Fall/Winter 2012-13 season. CNBC similarly reported that, perhaps taking its cue from 50 Shades of Grey, leather and lace styles (as well as non-fabric materials like plastics, neoprene, and rubber) are trending for Spring 2013.
New Look blogger competition another summer sartorial success story
New Look's exciting competition #holidayhop has drawn to a close, with the winner of this celebration of summer fashion finally revealed.
New Look invited fashion bloggers to showcase themselves as summer stylists. The competition, #holidayhop, hosted on the blog website Daisy Butter, aimed to highlight the high-quality and revered fashion blogger that New Look has often applauded as playing a definitive role within the wider fashion industry.
Barneys New York, the luxury specialty retailer, and The Walt Disney Company, the world's leading entertainment company, announced today their collaboration on the 2012 Holiday campaign at Barneys New York retail venues: Electric Holiday. A multi-platform initiative infused with fashion and fantasy, Electric Holiday will merge the creativity and magic of Disney with the wit and surprise of the legendary Barneys New York annual holiday campaign to create a celebration of festive modern electric lights, music and fashion.
Beginning in mid-November, the Barneys New York Madison Avenue windows will serve as the centerpiece of the Electric Holiday campaign in which an exclusive moving art short created by Disney artists, will be showcased amid a celebration of lights. Disney has also created a modern, three-dimensional electric light show that will encompass the Madison Avenue store entrance and showcase the moving art housed within the windows. To accompany the facade and moving art, Oscar®-winning composer Michael Giacchino is creating an original score of highly-charged music to bring the show to life.
The Bodymetrics Experience transforms trial-and-error clothes buying into a perfect-fit science
Bodymetrics, the body-mapping technology company that helps consumers find perfect fitting clothes, today launched its first 'Body-Sizing Pod' in Northern California at Bloomingdale's Stanford Shopping Center store in Palo Alto. The company had proven success earlier this year during a pilot program at Bloomingdale's in Century City, Los Angeles, where shoppers were able to quickly find perfect-fit jeans that match their size, shape and style.
Nine West Partners with Nigel Barker, Chrissy Teigen, Elsa Hosk & Fiat
Nine West, a division of The Jones Group, continues to step out to raise funds and awareness for Fashion Targets Breast Cancer (FTBC), The Council of Fashion Designers of America's (CFDA) charitable organization, through the Nine West Runway Relief Program in New York City during Spring/Summer 2013 Fashion Week. The program, which is now in its third year, aims to marshal the forces of the fashion and modeling industries to step up for a cause. Since the creation of QVC Presents "FFANY Shoes on Sale" in 1994, Nine West has been committed to raising funds for breast cancer awareness and prevention.
Company acquires 100% of Bixti and opens an office in Buenos Aires
Elo7, the first and largest marketplace for buying and selling handcrafted products in Brazil, announces its expansion in Latin America through the acquisition of Bixti, the leading marketplace for handcrafted products in Argentina. As part of the transaction Bixti co-founders Alexis and Marina Caporale will join Elo7 along with the whole Bixti team. Carlos Augusto de Araujo, the COO of Elo7's Brazilian operation, will lead the regional operation.
Mood Media, parent company of Muzak and DMX and the world's leading in-store media solutions provider, today announced that it will further expand its presence in the Chinese market through a new agreement with Esprit. Starting in July, Mood Media will provide Esprit stores in Mainland China with a custom music program, via its IP based media player.
This is the latest expansion for Mood Media who creates sensorial experiences by integrating music, visual and scent media to drive point-of-purchase sales for customers in 40 countries throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Australia.
Lee® Jeans is proud to announce today that the American Cancer Society is the new beneficiary of Lee National Denim Day. Those who join the Denim Day movement by wearing jeans and making a donation during the month of October will help benefit the American Cancer Society's life-saving efforts in communities nationwide and through ground-breaking cancer research.
Intertek, a leading provider of quality and safety solutions serving a wide range of industries around the world, today announced the launch of its Find My Factory app for iPhone® and Android™ mobile digital devices. Find My Factory is the largest living database of existing consumer product factories. With more than 30,000 authenticated factory profiles, and growing by more than 1,000 per month, the Find My Factory app provides consumer goods professionals with instant access to a directory of factories for finding new suppliers or authenticating factory details.
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