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From Tuscany to Tokyo: Gucci Places is expanding

“Gucci’s globe keeps spinning as the fashion label has expanded its Gucci Places project to include six new cities to promote” WWD reports. Read more

Stella McCartney is redesigning fashion’s future for good

The innovative fashion designer and activist for all things British and green, Stella McCartney is lending her voice to promote change in the fashion industry. Co-hosting the launch of The Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s report, ‘A New Textiles Economy: Redesigning fashion’s future’ at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, McCartney urges the industry to change. Read more

Karl Lagerfeld designs Claridge’s latest Christmas Tree 

Karl Lagerfeld designs Claridge’s latest Christmas Tree 

This year’s Claridge’s Christmas Tree is designed by Karl Lagerfeld, widely regarded as one of the fashion world’s most influential creative forces.

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David Hockney is Tate’s most visited exhibition ever

Tate Britain’s David Hockney retrospective has become the gallery’s most popular exhibition, seen by nearly half a million visitors reports the museum. Read more

Roberto Cavalli appoints Paul Surridge as new creative director

Roberto Cavalli appoints Paul Surridge as new creative director

Another week, another change in the game of style. Fashion label Roberto Cavalli has appointed Paul Surridge as Creative Director, replacing Peter Dundas, who left the label in October 2016.

“I have worked with Paul, and I had the opportunity to appreciate his creative talent as well as his managerial abilities” said Gian Giacomo Ferraris, chief executive of Roberto Cavalli. “Paul has a 360-degree vision on brands and branding. He is passionate, mature and an amazing team player”. Read more

How Maria Fragoudaki took Athens by storm

On Thursday night at 9 pm, internationally renowned artist Maria Fragoudaki presented her most bold creation ever to the heart of Athens, Syntagma Square. As the lights went off , the facade of the Hotel Grande Bretagne was briefly transformed all part of “BedSheets Art Project” -an idea of her own and realized in collaboration with the performance artist Anastasia Argyriou, who studies Art Psychology. Read more

From the North to the South, Nobu Hotels are entering Europe

From the North to the South, Nobu Hotels are entering Europe

Located in the heart of London’s busy and fancy quarter, Nobu Hotel Shoreditch will be the first European hotel from the internationally renowned Nobu Hotels brand. Read more

Margherita Missoni’s guide to London

“Family is a safe place” said Margherita Missoni which in her case is also the Missoni fashion empire, started by her grandparents Ottavio and Rosita as a workshop in a village outside Milan in 1953.
With heritage like that, Margherita Missoni eventually became a designer herself. Here she is sharing her London insights for Evening Standard. Read more

Jimmy Choo’s latest cruise collection is a gift to treasure

A holiday gift to treasure, Jimmy Choo is officially entering Luisa’s line of labels. With rich layers of colour, embellishment and decoration combined to create the Jimmy Choo’s PICK & CHOOs capsule collection to provokes and enchants this is headline news for the accessory frenzied fashionista.

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Immerse yourself into Claridge’s hi-tech holiday spirit

This year Claridge’s lobby is home to much more than a Christmas Tree. Sir Jony Ive and Marc Newson, in collaboration with renowned British set designer Michael Howells, have created an immersive festive installation. Step through Claridge’s revolving doors this Christmas and you will find yourself in a magical, snow-covered forest.
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