Archive for History

Fred Perry Celebrates 100 Years

Jun 12, 2009 No Comments

To celebrate 100 years, fashion label Fred Perry, has rolled out a visual merchandising scheme across all its UK and international stores , creating a montage of images from the Fred Perry archive alongside images of the latest product ranges to bring to life the brand over the past century. They have also launched a […]

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American Apparel Bring Scrunchie Back..

Jun 07, 2009 No Comments

American Apparel have decided to create a scrunchie comeback with their new collection of brightly coloured hair accessories. Remember the Sex & the City episode in which Carrie ribs author Berger for having a female protagonist from New York that wears a hair scrunchy, I wonder what she would think to this latest fashion release? […]

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Louis Vuitton – Three Astronauts and the 'Icare' Travel Bag.

Jun 04, 2009 No Comments

Three famous astronauts – Buzz Aldrin, Sally Ride and Jim Lovell star in a series of  adverts, shot by celebrity photographer, Annie Liebovitz for luxury bag company Louis Vuitton. The will be seen in a series of promotions promoting the ‘Icare’ travel bag ‘Icare’ travel bag  named after Icarus, the hero of Greek mythology who […]

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Turning Unwanted Clothes Into Cutting-Edge Outfits…

Aug 05, 2008 1 Comment

In light of curent times and the need to be more thrifty and enviro freindly Tanya Greenwood has started a label in Australia under the name Handcut which harks back to the 1930s and ’40s, when women made do by renovating their clothes from whatever they had to hand. You can get frocks made from […]

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Fashion From the past – 1987 (Part 2)

Jun 24, 2008 No Comments

Well here is part III of our look back at fashion from years gone by, we are still stuck in the 80’s and even the same year here we have the Chanel Autumn – Winter 1987 collection with Karl Lagerfeld and Chanel model extraordinaire, Inès De La Fressange.

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