Interview with Electric Car Designer, Anders Lynge

The Garia Monaco road legal golf car will be on show at Salon Privé from 20th – 22nd June 2011 in London. The electric vehicle is a road legal version of the Garia golf cart. Intended as a run-around for city-dwellers, the Garia Monaco has a range of 110 miles. The man behind the design, … Read more Interview with Electric Car Designer, Anders Lynge

Fashion: Jantaminiau Spring Summer 2011 Couture Collection

One of Lady Gaga’s favourite fashion designers has just unveiled a breathtaking collection of haunting hooded couture pieces at an Haute Couture show in Paris, France. Jan Taminiau, a Dutch designer beloved by the royal family there, revealed the following inspiration: “100% artistic freedom. Couture has nothing to do with reality or being wearable,” – … Read more Fashion: Jantaminiau Spring Summer 2011 Couture Collection

Anna Friel Stars in Murderous Blockbuster “Bathory”

On 3rd December a murderous tale will be released to cinemas worldwide. Starring Anna Friel, the film by Juraj Jakubisko relates the life and times of Countess Erzsebet Bathory – the real-life Guinness Book of Records holder of the title “most murderous woman in history”. The legend originates from what is now Slovakia, where the … Read more Anna Friel Stars in Murderous Blockbuster “Bathory”

Fashion: Swarovski Elements Showcases Jawaher in London

On Tuesday 19th October the Swarovski Elements showcase housed the launch of Jawaher, the ultimate in luxury Arabian fashion. The new exhibition sees traditional Arabian dress and home accessories re-invented with a frosting of crystals. The launch of Jawaher, which means jewel in Arabic, is timed to ride a trend of abaya and sheila customisation … Read more Fashion: Swarovski Elements Showcases Jawaher in London

Fashion: ‘Paris Fashion Days’ Enjoys Successful Début

A young and vibrant Paris crowd, on Sunday and Monday 4-5 July 2010, witnessed the première ‘Paris Fashion Days’ event under the beautiful frescos of the Palais Brongniart. The impressive location was spectacularly lit – the painted ceiling picked out by clever spotlighting – with the grand hall providing the ideal location for a fashion … Read more Fashion: ‘Paris Fashion Days’ Enjoys Successful Début

Fashion: British Fashion Council Talent Launch Pad – Application Now Being Accepted

The British Fashion Council is now accepting application for the “Talent Launch Pad”. British fashion houses producing womenswear or accessories can apply for the support package, which includes access to the industry’s top stylists, photographers and creative directors to create images, films and online profiles. Major UK glossies will also give the initiative extensive editorial … Read more Fashion: British Fashion Council Talent Launch Pad – Application Now Being Accepted

London Fashion Week: Midweek Highlights

London Fashion Week has well and truly bedded into its new location with exhibitors and press alike taking to the elegant surroundings of Somerset House. So far, the highlights of the week have been the giant headpieces in Aminaka Wilmont’s collection and Stella McCartney’s Adidas range. The dominant themes of the week so far are … Read more London Fashion Week: Midweek Highlights

London Fashion Week Spring Summer 2010 Opens

London Fashion Week S/S 2010 has just opened with the reception hall at Somerset House stuffed full of fashionistas, editors and designers. Stephen Jones, the world famous milliner who curated an exhibition at the V&A Museum recently, has an exhibition of men’s and women’s hats. Paul Costelloe has just finished the first catwalk show of … Read more London Fashion Week Spring Summer 2010 Opens