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UK-ITALY: Lessons in sustainable fashion, conference at British Institute
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UK-ITALY: Lessons in sustainable fashion, conference at British Institute

On the occasion of Pitti Immagine Uomo 95, UK-Italy: Lessons in Sustainable Fashion will be held at the prestigious headquarters of the British Institute in Florence. The conference, organised by the Department for International Trade - British Consulate General in Milan will host some of the most important players in the fashion retail scene who will discuss the collaboration between Italy and the United Kingdom for ethical and sustainable fashion; there will be speakers from Burberry, Stella McCartney and Vivienne Westwood and also some British designers such as Christopher Raeburn and Bav Tailor to demonstrate the ongoing cooperation between the Italian and British fashion industries and the common commitment to sustainable and ethical fashion. The conference will be hosted by Orsola de Castro, co-founder of Fashion Revolution.

Cool Men Who Are Always Wearing Sunglasses In Public
Celebrity fashion

Cool Men Who Are Always Wearing Sunglasses In Public

Wearing sunglasses on a sunny day is a completely normal thing to do, but how about wearing sunglasses inside and outside, 365 days a year? There are some celebrity men who manage to pull this off, and while there might be a few days where they go sans sunglasses, seeing them with shades on has become so normal that we often forget what their eyes actually look like!

Alessandro Dal Buoni - London photographer with supreme aesthetic
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Alessandro Dal Buoni - London photographer with supreme aesthetic

Alessandro Dal Buoni is a natural born photographer that leap us up by a supreme aesthetic. One of these natural born artists that make you want to see realness in a new way. Born in Italy and currently based in London.

Modefabriek January 2018 edition events
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Modefabriek January 2018 edition events

Modefabriek is recognised as a procreative and inspiring fashion trade event, proudly based in Amsterdam. Since its founding in 1996, it has evolved into much more. Today, Modefabriek is a mash-up of brand presentations, fashion shows, expos, stores, talks, classes, food & drinks, music – and more.

Popular custom tailors in West Virginia
Bespoke Men's Suits

Popular custom tailors in West Virginia

Today, we are going to take a look of the best tailors in West Virginia. Some of them are oriented in menswear, but others make alterations, too.

J.M. Weston - French shoemaker
Menswear accessories

J.M. Weston - French shoemaker

J.M. Weston, traditional shoemaker for more than 120 years, enhances and reinterprets classic codes with audacity through the impetus of its Artistic Director Michel Perry. Building on the excellent craftsmanship of its Limoges factory, the brand continues to evolve, reinventing itself without ever compromising its search for timelessness. Each new style, new leather, new detail of manufacturing is conceived in its workshops to enhance the feet of men and women. More than just a shoe, the loafer, derby or oxford shoe become a walking companion, a reflection of an easy-going lifestyle and of resolute elegance.

Westminster Fashion Design BA Student wins The British Fashion Council Coach Design 2017 competition
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Westminster Fashion Design BA Student wins The British Fashion Council Coach Design 2017 competition

Lloyd James Husband, currently studying Fashion Design at the University of Westminster, won the British Fashion Council Coach Design Competition on Thursday 16 March.

Kanye West released jewelry collection
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Kanye West released jewelry collection

For his first-ever jewelry line, Kanye West has teamed up with the most coveted jeweler of '90s hip-hop, Jacob Arabo. Dubbed Jacob the Jeweler by legends like LL Cool J, The Notorious B.I.G. and Jay Z, Arabo’s opulent and classic style was a no-brainer for the Yeezy collaboration.

Vivienne Westwood Autumn/Winter 2017-2018 Menswear collection
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Vivienne Westwood Autumn/Winter 2017-2018 Menswear collection

This was Vivienne Westwood’s first-ever show on the London menswear schedule, and a co-ed show to boot. But as she observed, it was far from the first time she’s put both genders on the same runway.

Top 10 most expensive suits in the world
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Top 10 most expensive suits in the world

Today, we are going to present the most expensive suits in the world. Most of these suits are necessarily reserved for the superclass: The world’s leading businessmen, celebrities, and world leaders who can afford to spend more money on a single suit than you can afford to spend on your car (or even your house). Such is the nature and allure of the exclusivity inherent in these, the 10 most expensive men’s suits in the world.

Dolce & Gabbana Fall-Winter 2016/2017 Men's collection
Menswear collections

Dolce & Gabbana Fall-Winter 2016/2017 Men's collection

The return of the Western in 2016, a testament to the unfailing popularity of the cinematic genre, have inspired a merging of cultures in the mesmerizing fashion show put on by Dolce & Gabbana.

Vivienne Westwood Announces Return of Menswear to London
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Vivienne Westwood Announces Return of Menswear to London

Vivienne Westwood announces return of menswear to London. Men's and women's collection to be shown together at London Fashion Week Men's.

Womenswear Fall-Winter 2017/2018 key trends
Fashion trends

Womenswear Fall-Winter 2017/2018 key trends

'Utility Chic brings a new clean lined femininity to hardwearing cargo looks, Winter Lotus Blossom offers a blend of Eastern and Western cultures that reenergises heritage trends while Sublime Settler takes to the prairies, offering a lady-like alternative to the traditional rugged rancher aesthetic'.

William Westmancott - a Savile Row bespoke tailor
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William Westmancott - a Savile Row bespoke tailor

William Westmancott is a Savile Row craftsman and almost certainly the UK’s most expensive bespoke tailor.
He trained for 10 years in two of Savile Row’s most prestigious houses before launching his own 6 years ago.

Studying Fashion Design in Westminster University - an unique opportunity to become a designer
Fashion design education

Studying Fashion Design in Westminster University - an unique opportunity to become a designer

The Fashion Design course has an outstanding reputation for developing highly talented and original fashion graduates. Westminster University specialises in enabling you to become an individual and creative designer, capable of working at the highest levels of the international fashion industry.

Ashley Weston presents: the Grey Notch Lapel Suit as an essential for the men's wardrobe
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Ashley Weston presents: the Grey Notch Lapel Suit as an essential for the men's wardrobe

Ashley Weston is a top Celebrity Menswear Stylist and Men’s Style Expert as well as a Contributing Fashion Editor for GQ International. Her work can be seen on the red carpets of film and television premieres, the covers and pages of GQ, Esquire, Vanity Fair, Men’s Health, Men’s Journal, Nylon, Wired, InStyle, Interview, and the advertising campaigns of Google, Youtube, Diesel, Reebok, Brooks Brothers, IFC and many others. Her clients regularly top GQ & Esquire‘s “Best-Dressed” lists, making her one of the most sought-after menswear stylists in the industry.

Milan Men's Fashion Week: Vivienne Westwood Fall-Winter 2016/2017 collection
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Milan Men's Fashion Week: Vivienne Westwood Fall-Winter 2016/2017 collection

'Our MAN Fall-Winter 2016/2017 collection is titled 'Be Specific' drawing inspiration from Vivienne's goal to save the climate, save the world and her fight against the criminal politicians. This campaign symbolizes Vivienne's recent campaign about Bankers, Giants (business), and Criminals (Politicians)'.

The World's first Menswear Master's Degree program is coming Fall 2016
Fashion design education

The World's first Menswear Master's Degree program is coming Fall 2016

The University of Westminster is going to start the world's first Menswear Master's Degree program the upcoming Fall season. It will offer a two-year studying dedicated entirely to the men's clothing. The program will be led by Ike Rust, who previously served as the Royal College of Arts head of menswear design.

Kanye West is Most Stylish Man of 2015 according to GQ
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Kanye West is Most Stylish Man of 2015 according to GQ

West claims the Most Stylish Man title for the second year in a row, which makes sense—if there was ever a year dominated Kanye's personal style, it was 2015. From the debut of his Yeezy label at New York Fashion Week back in February to the rollout of Yeezy Boosts throughout the year that instantly sold out, West had a dominant hand in defining how men wanted to look in 2015.

The most elegant rappers in suits
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The most elegant rappers in suits

Today, we present you a selection of rap singers dressed in suits. It is not an ordinary style of rappers but there are occasions and ceremonies where the dress code is formal. As a conclusion, we could say that this type of singers are really creative in wearing suits.

gsus Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection
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gsus Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection

'A traditional English tea time served in the orient. Two worlds at odds, but yet so similar. A mixture of English and Chinese pottery combined in print. Familiar looking western shapes enhanced with an eastern touch. Oriental fabrics with an English twist and vice versa resulting in this harmonic clash: 'Hai Ti'.

Another reflection of the world in Vivienne Westwood Red Label Spring-Summer 2016 collection
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Another reflection of the world in Vivienne Westwood Red Label Spring-Summer 2016 collection

The most important philosophical question ever asked is 'What is a good life?'. A good life is one which mirrors the world. That means that you understand the world through art and culture. You understand the genius of the human race and you understand yourself in relation to it.

'Mirror the World' - Vivienne Westwood Gold Label Spring-Summer 2016 collection
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'Mirror the World' - Vivienne Westwood Gold Label Spring-Summer 2016 collection

This collection was named 'Mirror the World' and it's about saving Venice (and the rest of the world) from the effects of climate change. 

Vivienne Westwood Red Label Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection
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Vivienne Westwood Red Label Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection

Much like Vivienne, the Red Label girl was born in the country and moved with her family to London when she was 17. She knows the names of all the trees and she's always been a reader. Since she's been in London she's gone to the museums all the time. She's an art lover and she really thinks culture is very, very important.

Fall/Winter 2015-2016 Fashion trends: Conceptual
Fashion trends

Fall/Winter 2015-2016 Fashion trends: Conceptual

Yes, they are pretty strange and most of them - pretty unwearable, but it's a fact - conceptual garments are one of the key women's fashion trends for Fall/Winter 2015-2016. Many designers chose to show more extravagant pieces in their women's collections for the upcoming cold season. And while some of the fashion designers managed to create both conceptual and wearable apparel, others completely bet on the artistry and the impressiveness of the designs.

Vivienne Westwood Fall-Winter 2015/2016 Ready-to-wear and Made-to-order Bridal collections
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Vivienne Westwood Fall-Winter 2015/2016 Ready-to-wear and Made-to-order Bridal collections

If you wish for something more special, Vivienne Westwood 's Made-to-order service offers gowns in classic Westwood style with a bonus - you can choose the colors and fabrics for your wedding dress. All dresses are made within 3 months.

Vivienne Westwood Spring-Summer 2016 men's collection
Menswear collections

Vivienne Westwood Spring-Summer 2016 men's collection

The campaign message is clear and is realised through checkerboard game knits, #PoliticiansRCriminals badges pinned to the models' lapels and roulette wheels emblazoned across T-shirts - including brand's official backstage tee.

Kanye West and adidas Originals: Introducing the YEEZY BOOST 350
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Kanye West and adidas Originals: Introducing the YEEZY BOOST 350

Launched this past February with an epic New York Fashion Week presentation, YEEZY Season 1 by Kanye West and adidas Originals ignited a global sensation with an unprecedented public live-stream and the subsequent release of the YEEZY BOOST, which immediately sold out in a worldwide frenzy of anticipation.

Unisex & Punk for Fall-Winter 2015/2016 by Vivienne Westwood Gold Label
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Unisex & Punk for Fall-Winter 2015/2016 by Vivienne Westwood Gold Label

'We had a great time doing the collection. 'Unisex'! - as usual with a collection we went through hell. But we came out the other side. Trousers for women, yes! Dresses for men, the same dresses that women wear? Do that! It takes a lot of trial and error. Dresses without a woman's waist! But then you, the woman, look like a king or queen (from history or a parallel universe) - you the man look like a king or a queen!'

Kanye West x adidas Originals YEEZY
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Kanye West x adidas Originals YEEZY

For Autumn/Winter 2015, Kanye West and adidas Originals unveil a bold new proposition: YEEZY SEASON 1, a collection of apparel and footwear that cherishes universality and timelessness. Described by West as the world’s first “solutions-based” clothing line, the individual pieces define a style that matches the relentless pace of contemporary lives. “I don’t want the clothes to be the life,” he says. “I want the clothes to help the life.”

Kanye West Debuts New adidas Originals Yeezy Boost At The 2015 Grammy's
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Kanye West Debuts New adidas Originals Yeezy Boost At The 2015 Grammy's

After much anticipation for the new sneaker, Kanye revealed the YEEZY BOOST on stage during his performance of 'Only One' at the 57th Grammy's.

Vivienne Westwood Autumn/Winter 2015-2016 Men's collection
Menswear collections

Vivienne Westwood Autumn/Winter 2015-2016 Men's collection

This collection is an artful story full of print, colour and rich fabrics which hint at the past, but have a strong focus on the future.

Naomi Campbell opens a shop for charity in London
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Naomi Campbell opens a shop for charity in London

Top model Naomi Campbell will open a charity shop in London, which will sell clothes donated by her, her friends and designers who wishing to make a donation.

Menswear from Japan: Toga Virilis Spring-Summer 2015 collection
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Menswear from Japan: Toga Virilis Spring-Summer 2015 collection

The main theme of Toga Virilis Spring-Summer 2015 collection is the American West.

Vivienne Westwood Red Label Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection
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Vivienne Westwood Red Label Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection

Vivienne Westwood Red Label woman is a rebel with a cause! She feels important, she is artistic and adventurous. She is engaged with the world and cares about it. Just like Vivienne Westwood Fall-Winter 2014/2015 Menswear collection, this one brings the same message of saving Mother Earth by not fracking it.

Men's fashion: Vivienne Westwood Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection
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Men's fashion: Vivienne Westwood Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection

Last month during the Milan Men's Fashion Week, world famous fashion designer Vivienne Westwood presented her menswear collection for the next cold season.
She is one of the women who use their fame for a cause and this time the message (press note) was:
'Attention: Fracking is the Big Fight...

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are going to surprise with a Christmas card
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Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are going to surprise with a Christmas card

The Reality star Kim Kardashian announced her plans with Kanye for making a family Christmas card in 2014.

Taylor Swift is going to sing to this evening show of Victoria's secret
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Taylor Swift is going to sing to this evening show of Victoria's secret

Taylor Swift will perform at this evening's Victoria's Secret show, which will be performed in New York. The star will join Fall Out Boy, A Great Big World and Neon Jungle at the annual fashion spectacular.

Vivienne Westwood SS14 collection
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Vivienne Westwood SS14 collection

Vivienne Westwood is one of the last truly independent fashion companies within the international arena. We produce four clothing labels, leather goods, jewellery and a range of other accessories, fragrances and homewares.

Kim Kardashian becomes a designer
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Kim Kardashian becomes a designer

Kim Kardashian decided to produce clothes for babies.

Kanye West's collection was sold within hours
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Kanye West's collection was sold within hours

The new men's collection of the rap singer Kanye West was sold out in just a few hours after its release for sale on the website of the brand "APC".

Italy Milan Fashion Week Spring/ Summer 2014
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Italy Milan Fashion Week Spring/ Summer 2014

We selected for you some of the models for Spring/Summer 2014 presented during the fashion week in Milan, Italy. It runs from 22 to 25 June.

London fashion week: leading trends for Autumn-Winter 2011
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London fashion week: leading trends for Autumn-Winter 2011

Black and white

The crisp contrast of this classic combination is always in style, it’s classic, simple and very sexy. Monochrome is one of the simplest, most chic of looks and never fails to gain attention when done well. If you are unsure about a color combination, you can always rely on black and white, because it is easy for creating a fairly effortless wardrobe.

Emma Watson has been crowned a Style Icon at the Elle Style Award
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Emma Watson has been crowned a Style Icon at the Elle Style Award

The beautiful movie star Emma Watson - who has been in the spotlight since she was 10 - has been crowned a Style Icon at the Elle Style Awards.

She did admit, however, she has "been feeling the pressure a bit more recently" to look good. The 20-year-old actress received her Style icon award from Vivienne Westwood, who admitted she had no idea who the Harry Potter actress was.

Vivienne Westwood two-piece jewelry set for Valentine's Day
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Vivienne Westwood two-piece jewelry set for Valentine's Day

Vivienne Westwood, famous British fashion designer gave its contribution to Valentine's Day holiday (February 14) with Her Valentine's Day - a two-piece jewelry set.

The jewelry collection is made from gunmetal with an enamel eye which symbolizes knowledge and inner vision. The eye is framed within an abstract heart pierced by an arrow with elaborate feathers.

Vivienne Westwood shoes to go on display in London
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Vivienne Westwood shoes to go on display in London

A collection of nearly 200 shoes from the Vivienne Westwood archive are to be showcased at Selfridges in London. The luxury department store is hosting the world’s first shoe exhibition of the iconic designer.

The collection, called Vivienne Westwood Shoes: An Exhibition 1973-2010, will display the designer’s signature styles throughout her incredible presence in fashion over the last four decades.

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