17 March 2010

Designer shopping website Tara Lacey appoints PR

Designer shopping website Tara Lacey has appointed Red Hot PR to handle its PR and marketing communications. Contact.

New online, lifestyle newsletter for women aged 40+ launches

Weekly Wrinkle, a brand new online lifestyle newsletter targeting upmarket London-based women aged 40+, has launched. The newsletter was founded by Lotte Lorimer and Carolyn Hadden-Paton. Carolyn originally started at Vogue, then launched Vilebrequin swimwear in the UK. Lotte has a lifetime of contacts and ideas that cover fashion, health and beauty, design and culture. They have designed the weekly newsletter to keep users up to speed on the latest from the worlds of fashion and shopping, culture, travel, health and beauty, home and garden, and food and drink as well as new events and openings of interest. Contact.

Fashion photographer Christopher Bracewell appoints new representation

Christopher Bracewell, fashion photographer, is now represented by Tiger Creative London. Contact.

Parfums Christian Dior UK appoints new ‘make-up artist liaison’ consultant

Parfums Christian Dior UK has appointed Jennie Patterson, formerly of Modus Dowal Walker, as the new ‘make-up artist liaison’ consultant. Jennie will be solely responsible for working with and supporting freelance make-up artists and style agencies in the UK and Ireland. Contact.

New junior press officer appointed at Arcadia

Tom Doran has been promoted from PR co-ordinator to junior press officer for Burton, Outfit and Bhs Menswear. Harry Hazel is taking over the PR co-ordinator position at Burton, Evans and Bhs Menswear, starting next week. Contact.

Look magazine today unveils a brand new website

Weekly fashion magazine, Look today unveils a brand new website at Look.co.uk. The site delivers comprehensive coverage of the latest retailer collections, breaking news, exclusive offers and integrated shopping opportunities across all areas of content. The new website targets high-spending, affluent, fashion-obsessed 18 to 44 year old women. The new site is edited by Kate Stephens, who has worked closely on the development with Look editor Ali Hall and Anthony Thornton, the group digital editor behind nme.com. Kate joined Look last year to work on the new site, and was previously editorial manager at online fashion and beauty retailer asos.com. Contact.

British-made leather goods and accessories brand Cherchbi appoints PR

Velvet PR has been appointed to handle the UK press and PR for new British-made leather goods and accessories brand Cherchbi. Contact.

Fashion labels Upper 5th, Upper and The Village Green appoint new PR

Sister has been appointed to handle PR enquiries for London based womenswear label Upper 5th, available at Topshop and independent boutiques. Sister will also represent menswear brands Upper and The Village Green which are available from Topman. Contact.