Artists Alyce Santoro and Julio Cesar have joined forces to create a men’s tie fashioned out of recycled cassette tapes. Maria Kaski writes.
Rachael Cassar’s one off pieces stood out amongst the designing elite at this year’s Estethica for their intricate delicacy and vision. The Australian’s directional, dramatic garments, defined by dark aesthetics and intricate detailing, are complemented by strong accessories. Here she talks exclusively to Lucie Goulet about her musical and cultural inspirations and the difficulties of creating one-off eco pieces.
Cotton Roots, an ethical supplier of corporate clothing, is set to launch its new range of naturally dyed fabrics at the end of this month. Mandy Barder writes.
There are few pieces that can carry themselves from season to season, year to year and from catwalk to high street. Some of the top contenders include the LBD, the white shirt and the trench coat. An equally established piece is the camel coat. It may be less talked about but has always maintained a solid presence on catwalks. MaxMara is still reinventing the classic style, from slouchy, broad shoulders in the 1980s to the silky soft trench dressing gown styles seen at LFW this year. Mandy Barder picks today’s Daily eBay.
This holiday season is the time to share creativity with your loved ones by gifting unique presents, such as crafty favourite ‘make your own’ kits! Eleni Sardi writes.
An ethical fashion show and charity Christmas Fayre will be held tomorrow at Derwent Manor Hotel, County Durham to raise money for local charities. Mandy Barder writes.
Dazed & Confused‘s latest eco initiative sees the renowned magazine collaborating with Ali Hewson‘s eco-luxe label, Edun, and artist Joe Ratcliffe on a range of fantastically aggressive, eighties-inpired graphic printed 100% organic cotton T-shirts and T-shirt dresses. Amiee Jones writes.
If you’re keeping up with the AW trend of thick knotted knits wrapped, bunched and swaddled around you, a touch of seductive delicacy is needed to break up those heavy swathes of wool. Chanel’s fingerless lace gloves provide just this. They are a complete style contradiction, which makes them all the more beguiling; totally sexy but also unmistakably pure. Mandy Barder picks today’s Daily eBay.
As Christmas approaches the party scene begins to come alive! Now is the time to refresh a few key items for that glitzy guise. Jazzing up your handbag choice can be step number one and on-arm to compliment any daring red number or sequinned fashion. Mandy Barder writes…
Over 30 dresses donated by celebrities are currently on auction on eBay to benefit the Princess Alice Hospice. Lucie Goulet writes.