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Stockholm is Europe’s first Green Capital

March 11, 2009/11.01

We were delighted to hear that Stockholm has been named the first European Green Capital by the European Commission.    Stockholm is one of our favourite cities, and even though it never got congested compared to many European cities, the forward-thinking Swedes still implemented a congestion charge. The city has integrated environmental issues into its […]

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Opel shows Ampera, its version of the Chevrolet Volt, at Genève

March 2, 2009/12.43

General Motors intends to overtake the Toyota Prius with its Chevrolet Volt—a vehicle that is an electric car first, with a petrol engine that only kicks in when extended range is needed. (The Prius, in layman’s terms, works the other way round, with a hybrid engine assisting the petrol one—though around town, the Prius tries […]

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We wish the world revolved around Italy

March 1, 2009/9.50

Lucire has a distinct Italian flavour at the moment, thanks in part to photographer Thomaz and his Milano shots from two fashion week shows so far: Byblos and Frankie Morello. Of the two, Morello is more newsworthy in its three-dimensional, origami quality; Byblos is more subtle, using silks and cashmere in showing off a structured, […]

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Hats on for Mischa

February 26, 2009/11.15

See what we mean? We didn’t request extra photographs of Mischa Barton—she just seems to be in the Zeitgeist again. Here is the actress in a hat by D&Y—its hats and scarves are apparently favoured by Miley Cyrus, Taylor Momsen and Audrina Patridge, according to the company’s PR firm, P3R. You may also like AnnaLynne […]

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Jewellery is Mischa Barton’s staple

February 25, 2009/1.04

Of all the news we are getting about celebrities, one seemed to appear more often over the last week in conversation and news: Mischa Barton.    Barton has had a whirlwind few months with filming in India, stopping off in the UK, New York Fashion Week, and now Los Angeles.    At New York Fashion […]

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Views from the Medinge Group’s Brands with a Conscience 2009 ceremony

February 22, 2009/0.34

With all that was going on during New York Fashion Week, we decided to delay these videos in case they got lost. They’re from the Brands with a Conscience ceremony at MIP in Paris earlier this month (we detailed the winners here at Lucire in January), which the Medinge Group has been running for six […]

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Tadashi Shoji, NYFW fall–winter 2009–10

February 21, 2009/3.19

One of Lucire’s favourite designers, Tadashi Shoji, showed grace and elegance again with his fall 2009 collection at New York Fashion Week on Friday afternoon. You may also like Calvin Klein Women’s, NYFW fall–winter 2009–10 Zac Posen, NYFW fall–winter 2009–10 Custo Barcelona, NYFW autumn–winter 2009–10 Chado Ralph Rucci, NYFW fall–winter 2009–10 Milly by Michelle Smith, […]

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Zac Posen, NYFW fall–winter 2009–10

February 20, 2009/10.20

Zac Posen, whose career we have also followed since his first Gen Art Show, has become one of New York’s best known designers. His fall 2009 show continued to demonstrate his sense of elegance. You may also like Tadashi Shoji, NYFW fall–winter 2009–10 Custo Barcelona, NYFW autumn–winter 2009–10 Calvin Klein Women’s, NYFW fall–winter 2009–10 Christian […]

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Custo Barcelona, NYFW autumn–winter 2009–10


There’s something in the Zeitgeist with Custo Barcelona, which has appeared in in Lucire numerous times in the last several weeks. Below are our videos from New York Fashion Week as the label showed off its autumn–winter 2009–10 collection. You may also like Tadashi Shoji, NYFW fall–winter 2009–10 Zac Posen, NYFW fall–winter 2009–10 Christian Siriano, […]

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E. Y. Wada, NYFW fall–winter 2009–10

February 16, 2009/12.03

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