06 May 2010

DIARYdates

Added, amended or confirmed:
  • Launch at Rococo Chocolates of New Designed Bars
  • Triumph Inspiration Award 2010
  • Diptyque store anniversary party
  • Graduate Fashion Week catalk show
  • Women in Public Relations Annual Lunch 2010
  • Laura Mercier Ambre Passion Elixir Fragrance Launch
See DIARYdates.

New Director General of UK Fashion & Textile Association appointed

The development of the UK Fashion & Textile Association (UKFT) took a further step forward today with the formal appointment of Eric Musgrave as director general. Musgrave succeeds John Wilson, who retires at the end of June after a 38-year association with the sectors’ trade bodies but will continue in a part-time capacity as a second deputy chairman. Musgrave joined UKFT in January 2010 as director general designate. Contact.

Editorial changes at Stuff magazine

Fraser Macdonald (previously editor) is now editor-in-chief of Stuff magazine. In addition, Will Findlater has been promoted from deputy editor to editor. Contact.

NOW appoints new deputy editor

Victoria Kennedy, previously assistant features editor at The Mirror, has now started as deputy editor at NOW magazine. Contact.

New details for Ann Boyd Design

Ann Boyd Design (interior design and decoration) has moved. Contact.

Beauty product sample request for fashion press day

Red Hot PR is looking for beauty products and samples to give to 25 key fashion press at the Tara Lacey press day on 20 May. Contact.

Becky White PR wins fashion accounts

Becky White PR has been appointed to handle the press and PR for jewellery brands Junk Jewels and Trashy Art; womenswear and accessories label The Moon & Mars as well as hosiery and legging label Loula Creates. Contact.

ChapStick reappoints PR

Kilpatrick PR has been appointed to work on ChapStick’s latest launch ‘Forever Apple’ in collaboration with the latest Shrek film ‘Shrek Forever’. Contact.

Luxury Italian brand Hogan appoints UK representative

Starworks London has been appointed to handle UK PR for Italian luxury brand Hogan with immediate effect. Starworks will represent the mens, womens and Junior RTW lines and accessories. Contact.

Karen Millen press office has moved

The Karen Millen press office has a new postal address. Contact.