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Fashion and beauty trade

Links from the business end of fashion and beauty that we’ve been gathering at Lucire since we started in 1997 (please message us if you spot any dead links)




Apparel Insiders
Based in New York and targeted at professionals, Apparel Insiders provides a proper insiders’ look at the fashion trade


Apparel News
One of the west coast’s leading sources of fashion industry information, from the publishers of California Apparel News. This site has info on subscribing as well as special features, classifieds and a bookstore
Beginthier’s comprehensive, hand-edited modelling and fashion links’ page


Brisbane Institute of TAFE
An Australian provider of quality fashion training in the state of Queensland


Buoy Hairdressing
One of Wellington, New Zealand’s top hair salons, founded by multiple award-winner Derek Elvy


Das Buro
We had originally linked to a site called CPH-Portfolio, but it appears that’s been folded into Das Buro, a professional photography outfit in København. The photography’s still stunning, hence the relink, as it shows off the work of Ulrik Jantzen and Lars Bech


Candace Corey
This talented hair and make-up artist has an impressive CV: Lancôme, the International Mecca of Style in Jamaica, the Mark & Michael show at South African Fashion Week, the Travel Channel


Central St Martin’s
The London college best known for its fashion course


Outstanding fashion photography by Sacha Dean Biyan. With Flash and music


FabricLink’s mission is to provide retailers and consumers with education on fabrics—something which it does well with this content-rich site


A site with the complete solution for the garment and textile trade, with an online trading forum and a comprehensive directory


From the manufacturers of the sewing thread, a specialist site on needlecraft and related links


Jennifer Downey
A very talented Bay Area illustrator, specializing in health, lifestyle, fashion and beauty. A tasteful and colourful site with excellent work


One of the most talented illustrators we’ve come across. Her online portfolio’s in Flash and just as sophisticated as her work
Russian designers have traditionally been more hands-on, so when it comes to the web, they often understand balance and style. This portal, a.k.a. Russian Fashion Net, has news headlines from Vogue, modelling info and links. In Russian (Cyrillic) and English


Sourcing Journal
Insights from the business-to-business side of fashion from Penske Media


Tatjana Jeremic
Illustrator represented in Sweden and Germany, producing fashion and lifestyle images


Us Trendy
Fashion community and blog: fans vote on work produced by designers, who in turn make the most popular items, and promote them on the site


The Worth Global Style Network, which, according to our analyses, is the leading fashion trade publication on the ’net. An independent voice with excellent design




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