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Worlds Most Expensive Perfume

No.1, by Clive Christian, has been declared as being the world’s most expensive perfume by the Guinness Book of World Records. Some of the rarest ingredients in the world have gone into the production of this perfume. With 30ml retailing for $2,350 and only 1000 of the bottles being released every year the perfume is definitely at the top of the luxury market. Some of the ingredients in the perfume are said to be not sustainable, which »

Vivienne Westwood Mixes Fashion With Politics

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At her Spring Summer 2008 fashion show on Monday Vivienne Westwood made it clear that she is not just a designer but an outspoken citizen as well. Calling her collection “56”, a direct reference to the number of days a terror suspect can be held without charge in Britain, she showed the fashion world that it can be powerful enough to make a statement. Fashion is always influenced by current world trends, and even political environments. Even »

Valentino Retiring

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An icon of fashion, Valentino Garavani, head designer for his own fashion house based in Italy has announced his retirement on Tuesday. Valentino became interested in fashion while in high school, and at age 17 he moved to Paris to pursue this interest. He studied at the Ecole des Beaux Arts and Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Parisienne. In 1967, he premiered the Valentino White Collection, which became famous for the “V” logo he designed. He is »

So You Want To Become A Fashion Stylist

A fashion stylist is a job where you get to give advice and/or execute a certain look for a person. The look can be according to a pre-determined theme for instance, an awards ceremony, a charity dinner or for a socialite event. Fashion stylists can work in many medias from print publications, film and TV, runway styling or as a personal stylist consulting by appointment. The best place to begin is by educating yourself about the differences »

iPod Apparel

Apple designed the iPod to be simple, sleek and irresistible. Now that everyone and their dog has an iPod, the lure to make iPod compatible clothing and accessories by manufacturers to capitalize on the trend is practically a goldmine. Many companies are being set up around this music player and other companies are introducing specific apparel to compliment the iPod. Like this collection from Vickerey.com. From iPod Jackets, Bootleg Pants, Shorts, Tank Tops, Capri’s and more the »

Versace – More than Just Fashion

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The Italian fashion house Versace is slowly moving into the lifestyle sector of the luxury market after having done all they could do in the fashion arena. This doesn’t mean that they will be leaving fashion completely, the Versace brand will just be seen on more than just jeans and perfume now. Expect to also see the leather interiors of your Lamborghini embalmed with the Versace logo. Presented at the Paris International Autoshow, the Lamborghini MurciĆ©lago LP640 »