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

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

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

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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Dev Patel honoured for Lionheart charity work at Chivas Icons event

May 2, 2017/23.22

François Nel English actor Dev Patel (Slumdog Millionaire, Lion) was the guest of honour at the Chivas Icons event on May 2 at Play at the H Hotel in Dubai, UAE.    Patel was honoured by the Scotch brand for his work in the Lionheart campaign, which helps vulnerable children in India.    The campaign […]

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Lupita Nyong’o, Iman, Charli XCX, Elizabeth Olsen attend Kenzo × H&M launch, directed by Jean-Paul Goude

October 20, 2016/7.08

Matteo Prandoni/BFA.com Hennes & Mauritz launched its collaboration with Kenzo at Pier 36 in New York on Wednesday, with a fashion show directed by the legendary Jean-Paul Goude.    Attending celebrities included Rosario Dawson, Iman, Lupita Nyong’o, Chloë Sevigny, Elizabeth Olsen, Charli XCX, and Chance the Rapper.    The new collection, dubbed Kenzo × H&M, […]

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Viktor & Rolf, Fragrance du Bois each launch a collection of six fragrances

October 18, 2016/12.25

Top: Viktor & Rolf showed their Magic fragrance collection at the Upper East Side Academy Mansion, New York. Centre: Viktor Horsting and Rolf Snoeren flank actress Taraji P. Henson. Above: The Fragrance du Bois Nature’s Treasures collection. French luxury brand Fragrance du Bois has released its Nature’s Treasures collection of hand-blended perfumes using only sustainably […]

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Atterley returns with a UK-focused site for independent labels

October 6, 2016/11.56

In February, we learned that Atterley (formerly Atterley Road) would return after entering administration the month before, to be recast as an online retail platform for independent labels.    Today (October 6), Atterley has gone live with its new site, already representing dozens of independent labels with what the company claims are the lowest commission […]

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