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New German brand Xumu releases oversized autumn–winter 2019–20 coat collection

Filed by Meg Hamilton/August 6, 2019/0.03

Last month in Berlin, Xumu launched their first collection, consisting entirely of large overcoats for both women and men. These giant coats are the brand’s way of disrupting boundaries and pushing the limits with their overstuffed appearance. The collection includes eight astonishingly designed garments, which all have their own distinctive size and shape. The coats […]

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On the pulse of our modern world: travel editor Stanley Moss releases three books

Filed by Jack Yan/June 29, 2019/10.08

Travel editor Stanley Moss has had his finger on the pulse of the Zeitgeist for a long time. Over the last 15 years, he’s circulated his Global Brand Letter to colleagues, friends and subscribers. In 2004, this was a two-page crib sheet, sent to clients who had asked questions about branding, and, in Stanley’s words, […]

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H&M announces Giambattista Valli collaboration at AmFAR gala, with Kendall Jenner, Li Yuchun, Chiara Ferragni

Filed by Lucire staff/May 23, 2019/21.52

Andreas Rentz/AmFAR Doing a big announcement when the world’s press already happens to be there is a pretty smart move, and H&M has done just that—revealing at the AmFAR gala at the Festival de Cannes this year that its next designer collaboration, launching November 7, is with Giambattista Valli.    Helping Valli and H&M’s creative […]

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H&M and Moschino team up for next collaboration—Gigi Hadid calls Jeremy Scott in Instagram video

Filed by Lucire staff/April 15, 2018/21.19

H&M has announced that its next designer collaboration is with Moschino, using an Instagram Live call featuring Gigi Hadid.    Hadid called Jeremy Scott, Moschino’s creative director, in the call, and the pair appeared together on H&M’s Instagram Live broadcast. They also wore items from the collection, which goes on sale on November 8, both […]

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Social media and the “influencers”: not the evolution you might have expected

Filed by Jack Yan/February 5, 2018/22.40

Above: Kim Kardashian West’s Instagram account. Incredible follower numbers—but what of authenticity? I’m getting a buzz seeing how little I update social media now. Around February 2016 I began updating Tumblr far less; I’ve gone from dozens of posts per month to four in December 2017 and seven in January 2018. (Here’s my Tumblr archive.) […]

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Now we are 20

Filed by Jack Yan/October 20, 2017/11.00

There goes 20 years. Normally when we celebrate a birthday, we do what most magazines do: there’s a story on our founding, some of our best covers, and a nod to the past. I’ll be right up front: despite having thoughts of doing all of that, we haven’t planned anything for this particular day, October […]

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Indulge in the Body Shop’s spa experiences this winter

Filed by Portia Gascoigne/July 31, 2017/3.48

The Body Shop has dipped into the jungle and created a new uplifting firming ritual, as part of the Spa of the World régime. An infusion of fruit extracts blended with refining textures and fresh fragrances will refine and tone your skin. All products are natural, cruelty-free and constitute Community Trade. With firm but fair […]

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Victoria Beckham, Estée Lauder reveal campaign for second joint make-up capsule collection

Filed by Lucire staff/July 27, 2017/16.59

Lachlan Bailey Kanji Ishii Estée Lauder has revealed its new campaign for a second limited-edition make-up capsule collection with Victoria Beckham, photographed by Lachlan Bailey in New York City and featuring the designer herself.    Beckham will retail the line at her flagship store at 36 Dover Street, London, and at, while Estée Lauder […]

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