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First hand visit to the House of Lesage – Appreciating Craftmanship and Couture
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Author: Maryanne Njeri Maina | An MBA student in Luxury Brand Management at HEC School of Management in Paris – Twitter: @njerimaina. E: laluxeuniverse@gmail.com __________________________ This week, my luxury class was held at the Maison (House) of Lesage in Paris, the temple...
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The Next Level in Luxury: Personalization of the Luxury Object
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Author: Maryanne Njeri Maina | An MBA student in Luxury Brand Management at HEC School of Management in Paris – Twitter: @njerimaina. E: laluxeuniverse@gmail.com __________________________ When an individual enters into the universe of luxury and starts purchasing objects such as apparel, majority...
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Adèle Dejak Unites Style and Substance
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The Adèle Dejak brand creates handmade fashion accessories for the "modern, sophisticated and multidimensional woman." Adèle Dejak is inspired by African shapes, textures and techniques to create the high fashion statement designs that are equally art pieces. "Work hard and...
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“Growing” your own fabric is possible- Suzanne Lee shares her experiments in this TED talk
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Fashion Designer Suzanne Lee directs the BioCouture research project, which sprang from an idea in her book Fashioning the Future: Tomorrow’s Wardrobe, a seminal text on fashion and future technologies. Her research harnesses nature to propose a radical future fashion vision: Can we...
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An inside look into the Kooroo fashion brand “Be proud of your heritage and of who you are”
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Entering the Kooroo shop/workshop is a blend of seeing the designers working, interacting with the tailors and seeing the final product on the shelves. Clients are able to really see the process behind the garment adding value to their shopping...
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Our Favourite Fashion Documentaries!
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We decided to pull some of our favourite fashion documentaries that have not only been inspirational, educational but also entertaining. From the hallways and early beginnings of Vogue Magazine, to the shots taken by Bill Cunningham, the splendor and history...
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Vera Wang – Figure Skater To Fashion Icon | Behind The Label |
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Vera Wang describes what she does as being half technician and half therapist. Vera Wang, a designer whose name is synonymous with the bridal business, initially began her career as a figure skater turned senior fashion editor for Vogue joining...
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Alexander McQueen (17 March 1969 – 11 February 2010)
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An absolute favorite designer has to be Lee Alexander McQueen. From his early beginnings, to his unfortunate demise, to his resulting present legacy, his designs are truly inspirational, creative and highly emotive. Any piece coming from his collection always portrays...
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Betty Vanetti: Motivated for Change
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BV- “I have been a designer since I was born, I think I designed before I could talk. All my life it was about fashion.” BV has been in the fashion business for ten years on and off. BV worked...
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