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Northskull - a men's jewellery and accessories brand based in London
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Northskull - a men's jewellery and accessories brand based in London

Founded in 2009, Northskull is a men’s jewellery and accessories brand based in London with a focus on creating contemporary pieces that add a stylish element to the attire of the modern man.

Justin O'Shea launches own label
Fashion collections

Justin O'Shea launches own label

The launch of SSS World Corp marks O’Shea’s return to design following his departure from Brioni in October. Its runway debut will take place in Paris in June.

Meet Andrew Ramroop - the founder of the Savile Row Academy
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Meet Andrew Ramroop - the founder of the Savile Row Academy

Andrew Ramroop is a founder of the Savile Row Academy tailoring school and Master Tailor and Director of Maurice Sedwell, bespoke tailors of Savile Row. He is a true craftsman and one of the world’s finest tailors. He is in fact the only practicing tailor on Savile Row with an OBE from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II for services to Bespoke Tailoring and Training.

How To Dress Well
Fashion advices

How To Dress Well

In the world of fashion, there are many canons and rules that are not relevant now, but there are some that have stood the test of time. Following these recommendations every girl will look stylish and attractive.

What to wear at the holiday party: Indochino
How to buy the perfect suit

What to wear at the holiday party: Indochino

The holiday party season has arrived. Survive it with the help of Indochino and their formal suits.

Reverso meets Pop Art 2016
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Reverso meets Pop Art 2016

On the occasion of the 85th anniversary of the watch icon Reverso, the cosmopolitan, athlete and pop artist Prince Hubertus zu Hohenlohe presents two new Reverso models. Designed with an eye for the exceptional, his motifs decorate the reverse side of the legendary watch with its swivel case.

Bespoke suits from Kipper Clothiers
Bespoke Men's Suits

Bespoke suits from Kipper Clothiers

Founded in 2013, Kipper Clothiers is committed to the production of the highest quality of well-fitting tailored suits and shirts for men.

Happy Birthday Celebrities: Hugh Grant
Celebrity fashion

Happy Birthday Celebrities: Hugh Grant

Hugh Grant is an English actor and film producer who is classified as one of the most stylish men in the cinema world. His style is casual most of the time, but we can say that the suits he wears are full with elegance.

Japan's Largest Fashion Trade Expo Invites Global Fashion Industry Professionals
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Japan's Largest Fashion Trade Expo Invites Global Fashion Industry Professionals

FASHION WORLD TOKYO is Japan’s largest fashion trade show and held twice a year in April and November. The show gathers all kinds of fashion wear, bags, shoes, fashion accessories, fashion jewellery, men’s fashion, textile and OEM/ODM products from around the world. With 850* exhibitors & 28,000* visitors, the next FASHION WORLD TOKYO [2016 NOVEMBER 7th to 9th ] provides the fashion industry with abundant opportunities to expand their business in Japan & Asia.

Savile Row Academy
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Savile Row Academy

Savile Row Academy is a tailoring school founded by Andrew Ramroop, Master Tailor and Director of Maurice Sedwell Ltd. The objective of the Academy is to protect, enhance and develop the value of bespoke tailoring by training aspiring tailors to the highest attainable standards.

Happy birthday Prince George
Curious news

Happy birthday Prince George

Cute Prince George turns three today - and his mother and father celebrated by releasing these adorable photos of the future king.

Suit tailoring by Maurice Sedwell
Bespoke Men's Suits

Suit tailoring by Maurice Sedwell

It is not just the perfect fitting of cloth to the body which is the hallmark of Maurice Sedwell - it is that indefinable element of style. Every suit is individually designed, hand cut and hand tailored to the highest standard attainable.

Margaret Howell Spring-Summer 2017 collection at London Collections: Men
Menswear collections

Margaret Howell Spring-Summer 2017 collection at London Collections: Men

The designer established a studio in 1970 making men's shirts, quickly attracting a loyal clientele who appreciated the quality fabrics and attention to detail.

Richard James Bespoke in New York
Business news

Richard James Bespoke in New York

Richard James Bespoke will be in residence at The Pierre in New York from Monday 16th May to Friday 20th May. Bespoke manager Steve Powell and one of the head cutters will be present to undertake fittings, consultations and advise on bespoke and made-to-measure tailoring.

2016 Campaign For Wool presents The five freedoms of sheep
Business news

2016 Campaign For Wool presents The five freedoms of sheep

The Campaign for Wool supports a programme devised to create appropriate welfare standards for the global sheep flocks - internationally known as the Five Freedoms.

Tom Ford transforming the salesman Toby Watkins into gentleman
Fashion in the industry

Tom Ford transforming the salesman Toby Watkins into gentleman

The world’s best–dressed man takes his sartorial eye to salesman Toby Watkins, transforming him into a sharply dressed gentleman.

7 things you should know about the men's suit
ABC of the men's suit

7 things you should know about the men's suit

One really well-fitting suit can help every man feel more confident, stylish and therefore - successful. In this video you'll find 7 easy-to-follow basic tips concerning dressing for formal occasions.

How a Master Tailor Creates a Bespoke Suit
Bespoke Men's Suits

How a Master Tailor Creates a Bespoke Suit

Cicchini Custom Clothier (Birmingham, Michigan, UK) offers fine fabric, detailed construction and customized fit for men and women - from suits and shirts to shoes and accessories. Find out the beginning of the bespoke tailoring process reviled by the Atelier's Head Tailor, Nino Xhemali.

Well-fitting suits and smiles by Tom Hiddleston
Celebrity fashion

Well-fitting suits and smiles by Tom Hiddleston

Thomas William Hiddleston is an English actor, born in Westminster, London, UK, in 1981. He is best known for his role as Loki in Thor (2011), The Avengers (2012), and Thor: The Dark World (2013). On the Red carpet, Tom is always stylish and smiling - equipped with a perfectly fitted suit and a charming smile, which make him even cuter.

5 things to look for in a suit
How to buy the perfect suit

5 things to look for in a suit

We've talked a lot about the importance of a well-fitting suit for the man, but let us remind you, the Top 5 key elements, that you should take in mind, when choosing the perfect suit, summarized by Thom Browne X The Woolmark Company.

Culwell&Son - quality suits from Dallas
Made-to-measure Men's Suits

Culwell&Son - quality suits from Dallas

It all started in 1920 when Mike Culwell’s grandfather, W.E. Culwell, founded Culwell & Son as a shop that pressed men’s suits. Dallas was a different place back then — the streets weren’t always paved and a good suit from Sears cost some $28. As the city grew, Dallas businessman began demanding better clothing. W.E. responded and the Varsity Shop was born. Here, the businessman of Dallas could find outstanding suits for the then unheard of price of $45.

Pocket square-history and tips
ABC of the men's suit

Pocket square-history and tips

A pocket square, or what was previously known as a handkerchief, was once a utilitarian piece of cloth, but is now a symbol of a well-dressed man.

Existence - Consciousness - Bliss - describes the essence of AMAATRA
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Existence - Consciousness - Bliss - describes the essence of AMAATRA

AMAATRA stepped into conscious being in the summer of 2009 as a curated tribal jewellery platform.

Carrera y Carrera Origen collection - Fire as the beginning, transformation and life
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Carrera y Carrera Origen collection - Fire as the beginning, transformation and life

The heat of diamonds, authentic flames of white and yellow gold. Energy, expression, splendor, and great significance. Fire as origin and myth, as creative power. Magnificent jewels designed by company's master goldsmiths that isolate fire, its heat, within small works of art. This is Origen. An avant-garde style with a vintage finish for powerful and sinuous shapes full of strength, culminating in the brilliance of amethysts and prasiolites.

Modefabriek 2015 - Summer Edition
Fashion fairs

Modefabriek 2015 - Summer Edition

The summer edition of Modefabriek 2015 ( 12 - 13 July 2015) was held in Amsterdam as usual. More than ever before, the internationally popular Modefabriek is mobilising knowledge, tools and inspiration to innovate the fashion industry, particularly retail.

Jane Seymour, Michelle Rodriguez and Sara Sampaio shine with Avakian at the 68th Cannes Film Festival
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Jane Seymour, Michelle Rodriguez and Sara Sampaio shine with Avakian at the 68th Cannes Film Festival

Three beautiful and famous ladies chose Avakian for the Red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival.

Taylor Swift glows with the Tiger ring from Carrera y Carrera at the Billboard Music Awards
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Taylor Swift glows with the Tiger ring from Carrera y Carrera at the Billboard Music Awards

Carrera y Carrera was present at the gala of the 2015 Billboard Music Awards. Taylor Swift swept into eight categories, obtaining the Top Artist award among others. The singer, who presented her new music video Bad Blood, wore with style the Tiger ring from the Bestiario Collection in white gold, smoky quartz and diamonds.

Six Things to Know Before Buying Vintage Jewellery
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Six Things to Know Before Buying Vintage Jewellery

From the funky, old rings you might have fished out of a bargain bin to exclusive, designer pieces of jewellery from a time long gone, purchasing vintage items is an investment in both your personal style and the quality of your collection. However, not all vintage is made equal. To avoid scams, low quality, and missed opportunities, here are six things you need to know before you start buying vintage pieces.

Women's fashion: Dolce&Gabbana Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection
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Women's fashion: Dolce&Gabbana Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection

Maxi rose prints and naïf children's drawings mixed with 60s silhouettes, pastels and traditional black are the key elements of Dolce & Gabbana Fall-Winter 2015/2016 women's collection, dedicated to mothers and motherhood.

Actresses Kat Graham and Zendaya Coleman surrender to Carrera y Carrera Jewels
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Actresses Kat Graham and Zendaya Coleman surrender to Carrera y Carrera Jewels

The 57th edition of the Grammy Awards took place last Sunday at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. Two true stars, Kat Graham and Zendaya Coleman, joined the list of celebrities that choose Carrera y Carrera to dazzle on the red carpet.

Accessories trends for Spring-Summer 2016 at Première Vision Paris
Menswear accessories

Accessories trends for Spring-Summer 2016 at Première Vision Paris

For the February edition, the show's two forums, Display and Jewel Case, located at the heart of the show, will present the key directions of a richly inspiring Spring-Summer 2016, through a selection of the best developments and innovations from the exhibitors.

Polish Fashion program
Fashion fairs

Polish Fashion program

A growing number of foreign customers are delighted with the Polish quality and design. And from now on, the Polish Fashion program will make Polish manufacturers and designers even more available.

LCF's College Shop 2014
Shopping

LCF's College Shop 2014

COLLEGE SHOP, London College of Fashion's pop-up retail space, returns for a fourth year to a brand new location: 33 Marshall Street, right in the heart of Carnaby - London's most exciting shopping destination, where over 150 brands of quality and distinction can be found across 13 streets.

Fashion Design Education: London College of Fashion
Fashion design education

Fashion Design Education: London College of Fashion

As we previously reported London College of Fashion is among the Top 30 Fashion schools in Europe.

Montblanc celebrates 90 years of its iconic Meisterstück
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Montblanc celebrates 90 years of its iconic Meisterstück

Iconic since 1924, Montblanc's Meisterstück celebrates 90 years of achievement.
Timeless, the fountain pen has long become a symbol of the brand values: finest craftsmanship, traditional manufacturing techniques, precious materials, refined aesthetics and best functionality. The Meisterstück ranks among the world's most famous luxury icons. Today, it also continues to assert Montblanc's savoir-faire and vision for the future of luxury writing instruments.

The Festival of FASHION and BEAUTY 2014
Fashion shows

The Festival of FASHION and BEAUTY 2014

More than 500 guests saw the beautiful fashion spectacle during the 7th edition of the Festival of FASHION and BEAUTY, which was held on 29 June 2014 in Grand Hotel Varna, Bulgaria.
This Festival is one of the biggest and most prestigious fashion forums in Bulgaria, where many Bulgarian and foreign brands show their collections to a specially selected audience. The organizer of the event is Fashion Agency VIP Fashion Group together with the Bulgarian fashion directory.

London Collections: Men - Spring/Summer 2015
World fashion

London Collections: Men - Spring/Summer 2015

TOPMAN and Fashion East’s leading designer support scheme MAN returns to London Collections Men in June 2014 to showcase the most exciting new menswear talent. Established in 2005, MAN continues to champion and launch the brightest emerging designers in an unmissable group catwalk show.

For that unique French touch: high-end, luxury and designer fashion manufacturing
World fashion

For that unique French touch: high-end, luxury and designer fashion manufacturing "Made in France"

Made in France 2014, the only exhibition devoted to high-end apparel and accessories manufacturing, will be showcasing a wealth of French high-end manufacturing expertise, skills, craftsmanship and industrial techniques, and welcoming new sectors and rare skills.

Women's fashion: Monochrome and gold for Fall-Winter 2014/2015 by KTZ
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Women's fashion: Monochrome and gold for Fall-Winter 2014/2015 by KTZ

Following the success of Marjan Pejoski's self-titled label, KTZ began as the in-house brand of his and Sasko Bezovski's 'Kokon To Zai' boutiques and has quickly developed outspoken garments that feature symbols inspired by music and traveling.
KTZ presented a remarkable east-meets-west bold and loud womenswear Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection yesterday (18 February 2014) at Somerset House BFC Showspace during the London Fashion Week.

What a really good men's suit can make for you?
ABC of the men's suit

What a really good men's suit can make for you?

One really well-fitting men's suit made of high quality fabrics can help every man feel more confident and radiate style.
It's elegant, it's beautiful, it's comfortable, it's practical to wear a suit and there is a suit for every occasion.

Rising opportunities for menswear fashion designers
How to plan your business

Rising opportunities for menswear fashion designers

Different researches show that menswear industry is an excellent business opportunity for fashion designers. How come?
Men want and try to look more and more stylish and fashionable each year. The percentage of gentlemen who state that they are interested in the newest trends is rising - according to one research 37% of guys are interested in learning more about fashion on the web, with 29% reporting that they already read industry news online.

Bulgarian and world fashion during the Festival of FASHION and BEAUTY 2013
Fashion shows

Bulgarian and world fashion during the Festival of FASHION and BEAUTY 2013

More than 800 guests saw the beautiful fashion spectacle during the sixth edition of the Festival of FASHION and BEAUTY, which was held on 21-22 June 2013 at the Summer Garden of Grand Hotel Varna at the Resort Complex 'St. St. Constantine and Elena'.
Pageant of colors, magnetism, style and sophistication fascinated guests of the fashion forum.
During the first evening of the event, their latest collections presented: 'Amnesia', 'Reflections', 'Vayana collection', 'Rifle' /Tempo Casual/, 'Seven Seconds', 'List', 'Phard' and 'Zu Elements'.

New jewelry collection of Atelier SIMON
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New jewelry collection of Atelier SIMON

Atelier SIMON will make its fans happy again with the products from the line SIMON jewellery. The brand recently created its on-line shop for jewelry.

In recognition and gratitude to its customers and fans of the clothing brand SIMON, in 2008 Gergana Simeonova created a jewelry collection from original Swarovski elements in combination with semiprecious stones that are an addition to each of the dresses and outfits of the brand. Now we present the newest jewelry collection of the designer for 2013.

Madonna’s brother Christopher Ciccone presented his first shoe line at London Fashion Week
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Madonna’s brother Christopher Ciccone presented his first shoe line at London Fashion Week

Christopher Ciccone, the younger brother of the pop star Madonna, who is an artist, has launched his first shoe collection.

The collection features rubber, canvas and leather footwear and has been designed for ‘anybody who likes to wear shoes, and where God made weather’, says the 51-year-old designer.

Romantic jewelry by Carrera y Carrera
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Romantic jewelry by Carrera y Carrera

Carrera y Carrera has created jewelry abounding with emotion, ideal for this very special time. You can find a most exquisite assortment of jewelry pieces to accompany you on St. Valentine’s Day, one of the most special occasions of the year.

The spirit of love is converted into jewelry where sentiment and passion, emotions and experiences are entwined within each of the jewelry pieces.

Geri Halliwell`s new swimwear collection
World fashion

Geri Halliwell`s new swimwear collection "Geri By Next"

Ex "Spice girls" singer Geri Halliwell partnered with British retailer Next to create a collection of swimwear named Geri by Next, which includes one-pieces, bikinis, and cover-ups in floral and animal print patterns and bright colors like pink, white and blue.

Obviously pleased with her work, 38-year-old Gerry said: “It’s about inspiring confidence with great looking swimwear for all body shapes....

London Jewellery Week 2010
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London Jewellery Week 2010

London Jewelry Week was opened with a glitzy launch party on Monday night, showcasing the best of young British designers.

At a glamorous cocktail in Goldsmiths’ Hall, some of the leading Britain’s top jewelry designers showed off their latest creations in silver, gold and diamonds. They said that they hoper London Jewelry Week would become as mainstream a feature on the British social calendar as London Fashion Week.

de GRISOGONO party with Cheryl Cole performance - 18th May 2010, Cannes
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de GRISOGONO party with Cheryl Cole performance - 18th May 2010, Cannes

De GRISOGONO makes the stars of the Cannes Film Festival sparkle

The "Crazy Chic" evening organised by the prestigious watchmaking and jewellery brand, de GRISOGONO, took place on Tuesday 18 May 2010 at the Eden Roc Hotel on Cap d'Antibes, an exclusive location on the Côte d’Azur, and was a true showcase for the stars of the 63rd Cannes Film Festival.

SWAROVSKI AND CINEMA: A Match Made In Heaven
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SWAROVSKI AND CINEMA: A Match Made In Heaven

Crystal and cinema work their magic. For the eleventh consecutive year, Swarovski is taking its place at the Hotel Martinez for the fortnight-long Cannes Film Festival. This year, the company is customising its new “Star Collector”, the “Mybag” clutch, for actresses. Only 80 of these eye-catching clutch bags have been created to ensure their exclusivity.

Lemons - the best organism cleaning agent
Health

Lemons - the best organism cleaning agent

World famous nutritionists have recognized the lemons as the best body cleaning agent. That's why the citrus fruit is included in the diets for detoxicating and weight loss and offers enough nutrients to keep the body energized.

The secret lies in the benefits of lemon on the digestive tract.

Numerous studies have concluded that lemons are cleansing the body from unwanted toxins, increasing vitality and energy, streinghtening the immune system and improving skin and hair conditions.

The Love Ball, supported by De Beers
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The Love Ball, supported by De Beers

Following the success of last year’s inaugural Love Ball in Moscow, Natalia Vodianova has joined forces with Lucy Yeomans, Editor-in-Chief of Harper’s Bazaar UK, to host The Love Ball London on 23 February 2010. De Beers is proud to be the lead sponsor of this event in aid of the Naked Heart Foundation.

The centre piece of the auction at the event is The Magic Moment Necklace designed by Natalia and created by De Beers. This one of a kind piece of stunning diamond jewellery will be auctioned alongside bespoke pieces of art by artists such as Jeff Koons, Marc Quinn and Anselm Reyle.

Long or short dress to choose for the students' farewell ball
Fashion advices

Long or short dress to choose for the students' farewell ball

If you are finishing school this year and you are choosing your prom dress now, it is not bad to think whether it should be long or short. Every girl dreams to be irresistible and stunning, but our advice is to weigh all the "for" and "against" about a vision before you choose it.

Short and long dresses have both advantages and disadvantages.

The snake is the symbol of the new jewellery's collection  of Barbara Bui
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The snake is the symbol of the new jewellery's collection of Barbara Bui

Snake is the base motif in the new jewellery's collection of Barbara Bui, alias Átame ("Bind me").

One of the most interesting jewellery in it is a silver bracelet, engraved with snake's head with illuminated emerald eyes. It is a seduction that no one can give under.

The snake is also a symbol of wisdom, rebirth and renovation, which makes her perfect companion in the first days of the new year.

A new brand of high costume jewellery
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A new brand of high costume jewellery

Missy’s Bloom is a new brand of high costume jewellery, born from skilled hands and launched towards the future.

This line is rigorously Made in Italy, and it challenges the creativity of many stylists and craft model maker, to create vanguard articles of high quality.

Missy's Bloom was born from the 30-year-experience of the society Punto Accessori, experience developed working with the most important stylists in Italy and worldwide: thanks to the mutual exchange of ideas and know-how, the company is now a leading society in the jewellery sector.

Cartier opened an exhibition in China
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Cartier opened an exhibition in China

In the Palace Museum in Beijing, China was opened the exhibition “Cartier Treasures: King of Jewellers, Jewellers to Kings”.
Featuring precious antiques on an unprecedented scale, the exhibition assembles the essences of the East and West, demonstrating the Palace Museum’s dedication to world art.

This exceptional display is taking place in the Exhibition Hall of the Meridian Gate. Its recent renovation won the Inaugural Heritage Award Jury Commendation for Innovation by UNESCO for the quality of the resources and techniques implemented, all of which were in harmony with the building’s original character.

Ladies Silver Jewellery - Montblanc Star Grande Dame
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Ladies Silver Jewellery - Montblanc Star Grande Dame

In September 2009 Montblanc will introduce Montblanc Star Grande Dame line. A new dimension of its Montblanc Star Collection of sophisticated sterling silver jewellery, the three-piece Montblanc Star Grande Dame line - which includes a cocktail ring and two chain necklaces - is uniquely embellished with an inventive star-shaped cabochon-cut natural stone. Montblanc’s master jewellers have originated this new curvaceous handcrafted adornment by sculpting a traditional domed cabochon cut stone in the striking shape of Montblanc’s iconic six-pronged star emblem.

Beyonce Knowles wears nail rings totalling $36,000 in her latest music video
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Beyonce Knowles wears nail rings totalling $36,000 in her latest music video

The 27-year-old singer had the snake-themed jewellery designed especially for the 'Sweet Dreams' promo by Bijules designer Jules Kim.

Jules told Life and Style magazine: "I designed a set of four nail rings for her that cost about $36,000.

"I was commissioned to make something unique and special for her. She got a whole set of them. They're all encrusted in diamonds, and each snake has two rubies for eyes."

Beyonce Knowles' latest fashion range will be aimed at schoolgirls
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Beyonce Knowles' latest fashion range will be aimed at schoolgirls

The 'Crazy in Love' singer has teamed up with her mother Tina Knowles to launch Sasha Fierce for Dereon, which will include shoes, glasses, lingerie, sportswear and jewellery.

Tina will create the clothing and accessories but she insists Beyonce will be very involved with the designs.

She explained to WWD: "She definitely tells me what she likes and what she doesn't. It was her suggestion to line the rips of the jeans with the mesh and lace. It makes the jeans look really different from what's out there."

Dolce and Gabbana are set to launch their online store
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Dolce and Gabbana are set to launch their online store

The Italian fashion house's site www.dandgstore.com will sell clothes, accessories, beachwear, eyewear and jewellery, which will be available to 31 countries worldwide. Speaking about the website, Stefano Gabbana told WWD.com: "The online boutique is like a game. It's a fun and immediate way to shop, without space or time limitations. We are confident it will get people even closer to D and G's dynamic universe."

The news comes just days after the designers - whose celebrity fans include Kylie Minogue, Victoria Beckham and Naomi Campbell - announced they were cutting their prices by up to 20 per cent. Gabbana admitted people were less willing to part with their hard-earned cash during the current economic climate so have slashed the costs of their sought-after designs.

Diamonds - The best friends of the girls...
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Diamonds - The best friends of the girls...

As you can guess, it’s all about diamonds. This well-known, playful song of Marilyn Monroe became a symbol of the eternal striving of women to refinement, richness and luxury. Touching to the magic stone is a unique feeling, the look like goes deep down in one hypnotic and endless beauty. The diamond is considered as a standard of richness, power and prosperity.

The word „diamond” comes from the Greek word “adamas” that means unconquerable, indestructible. The diamond is the hardest natural material in the world.

Atelier Simon created a new line of jewellery
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Atelier Simon created a new line of jewellery


In the salons of Atelier Simon are already in sale the jewellery of designer Gergana Simeonova, made by Swarovski crystals and precious metals.

The models are in accordance with the latest collection of bridal and formal garments, which can meet the requirements of the most demanding ladies.

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