Tweaking folds of black and gold silk, Zolaykha Sherzad frowns. Reinventing a country known for burqa-clad women as a source of high-end fashion means getting every stitch right and something is not perfect with a dress.
Shoe-mania has well and truly invaded the Boulevard Haussmann in Paris. Printemps has transformed its store windows into a gallery of shoes that have almost become items of jewellery rather than clothing.
The German sportswear brand Adidas announced the extension of its contract with the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) for the supply of the balls used in the Champion’s League and for the future Europa League.
After having collaborated with the cosmetics brand MAC, Manish Arora is giving a makeover to Nivea Soft cream containers. The Indian designer is redesigning the packaging of this body care product in the colours of her spring-summer 2009 collection.
Gant and Jeep have teamed up for a collaboration that is sure to please fashion conscious petrol-heads. The car maker and Gant have created two exclusive car models: the Cherokee Gant and the Grand Cherokee Gant.
A unit of Italian fashion group IT Holding, currently in special administration, has signed a licence agreement with designer John Galliano to produce and distribute its Galliano menswear and womenswear lines.
Hundreds of luxury jewelers defied the downturn and partied late into the night on Thursday 16 July in glitzy Park Lane at the 2009 UK Jewelry Awards in which avant-garde designer Shaun Leane won a top accolade.