Alexa Chung is face of Longchamp Spring 2014 campaign

French leather goods company Longchamp has unveiled images of its Spring 2014 promotional campaign, featuring British model and TV presenter Alexa Chung. Set in the French seaside resort of St Tropez, the campaign also marks the 20th anniversary of Longchamp’s Le Pliage bag. The full print campaign (photographed by Max...

Lady Gaga is face of Versace’s Spring/Summer 2014 campaign

Italian fashion brand Versace has unveiled the first campaign images for its Spring/Summer 2014 ready-to-wear and accessories collections for women featuring Lady Gaga. The singer (who is appearing in fashion advertising images for the first time in her career) was shot by Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott in London in...

David Beckham and Belfstaff announce creative collaboration

David Beckham has partnered with British brand Belstaff to create a range of menswear inspired by classic motorbike imagery. The ‘Beckham for Belstaff’ collection will launch exclusively in Belstaff stores worldwide and at belstaff.com in March 2014 and will become available in select retailers from June 2014. Beckham will also...

London celebrates the glamour of Italian fashion

London’s Victoria & Albert museum has today announced its major fashion exhibition for 2014. Named The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945-2014, the display will illustrate the roles that Italian designers and manufacturers played on the global fashion arena from the end of World War II to the present. Drawing upon...

Cristiano Ronaldo unveils men’s underwear brand

Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has unveiled his own men’s bodywear collection at an event in Madrid’s Palacio de Cibeles on 31 October 2013. Named CR7, the range was developed in collaboration with New York-based designer Richard Chai (who has previously worked for labels such as Marc Jacobs and Donna Karan)...

Margaret Howell Autumn/Winter 2013 campaign

London fashion designer Margaret Howell collaborated with photographer Koto Bolofo one more time on the campaign for her Autumn/Winter 2013 women’s and men’s fashion collections. Styled by Howell herself, the campaign features models Eliza Cummings and Ben Allen. Similarly to the output of previous creative partnership (that The Style Examiner)...

Movimento HotSpot: a celebration of Brazil’s creative talent

When it comes to writing the history of a nation, the gathering of facts from the past by historians and journalists is often overlooked, turning the reality of political conjuncture and cultural heritage into an often misconstrued narrative for subsequent generations. Such is the way that prejudices are born and...