05 May 2010

Addition to Modus Publicity team

Adam Bellenger tomorrow joins the Modus Publicity press office; Adam will join as an Account Manager working on Pringle of Scotland, Lacoste, FIN’S & Napaijri. Contact.

DIARYdates

Added, amended or confirmed:
  • Beauty Pop-Up Salon Launch
  • Cath Kidston press preview
  • Wilkinson’s Christmas press show
  • Tara Lacey Spring/Summer 2010 and Autumn/Winter 2010 preview day
  • Vogue Fashion's Night Out
  • Fashion Media Essentials Seminar
  • ercol 90 year anniversary open house event
  • Skincare Masterclass cancelled 06/05/2010
  • Ingredient Masterclass cancelled 11/05/2010
See DIARYdates.

EDITORIAL REQUEST: journalist looking to rediscover 1980s fragrances

Kim Jones is writing a piece for Prima magazine: how wearing a retro perfume from your past can help you rediscover your sex appeal. Kim is looking for suggestions from the 1980s like Nina Ricci's L'air du temps, Coco Chanel and Poison. Contact.

Client win for Felicities

Felicities is now representing shoe and boot label, Rakish Heels. The brand has developed heel covers for some of its designs which, as well as protecting the heels, allows them to be personalised. Contact.

EDITORIAL REQUEST: FT contributer seeks facecare products, treatments and experts

Dimi Gaidatzi has been commissioned to do a story for the Financial Times. Dimi is looking for (high-end) face creams, serums and treatments targeted for skin that is prone to eczema allergies or formulated in way that minimises skin allergies. Deadline 16 May. Contact.

Gilda's Tryst takes press office in-house

Accessories label, Gilda's Tryst is now handling press enquiries in-house. Contact.

Penélope Cruz new ambassadress for Lancôme fragrance Trésor

Lancôme has announced that Penélope Cruz will be the new ambassadress for fragrance Trésor, starting later this year. Trésor has been represented by the world's most iconic women since introduced in 1990. Contact.

Leslie Whittaker appointed by Georgina Goodman

Georgina Goodman has announced the appointment of Leslie Whittaker as Head of Communications (formerly of Manolo Blahnik and Bally). Going forward, all UK press and PR activities will be handled in house by Leslie. Contact.

Freelance details for former Elle fashion assistant

Natasha Wray, formerly fashion assistant at Elle, is now taking on new projects as a freelance stylist. Contact.

New freelance details for Natalie Cornish

Natalie Cornish, previously fashion editor and editorial assistant at Zoo magazine, is now freelance. Contact.

Editorial changes at Zoo magazine

Claire Hodgson has been appointed editorial assistant at Zoo magazine and all fashion & grooming enquiries should now be directed to freelance fashion editor Richard Evans. Contact.
For all other Zoo enquiries please get in touch with Claire. Contact.

Newspaper featured blogger seeks fragrances

Katie Chutzpah is looking for recently launched or impending fragrances to review. Contact.

New agent for Ayo Laguda

Emma Davies is now representing hair stylist Ayo Laguda. Contact.