18 May 2010

Senior fashion assistant at You and Your Wedding goes freelance

Jessica Moazami, formerly senior fashion assistant at You & Your Wedding, is now freelance.
Contact.

The Grove appoints PR Manager

Bronya Heaver has been appointed PR Manager for Hertfordshire golf & spa resort The Grove. Contact.

EDITORIAL REQUEST: journalist seeking luxury men`s watches

Living North's Matthew Ketchell is working on a watches feature as part of their men's pages and would welcome any images and press releases for luxury designer men's watches. Contact.

French spa brand Cinq Mondes appoints PR

Brand PR has been appointed to handle the UK launch and press enquiries for the French spa brand, Cinq Mondes. Contact.

DIARYdates

Added, amended or confirmed:
  • The National Wedding Show London / Birmingham
  • LancĂ´me press launch
  • JADA jewellery launch
  • TOTO London concept store press preview
  • The Italian Grand Tour
  • Bikini Boot Camp returns to The Grove
See DIARYdates.

New Press Officer for William & son jewellery

William & Son has appointed Mark Blundell, former Account Executive at Surgery PR, as Press Officer. Mark has moved in-house with immediate effect replacing Rosa Sibaja. Contact.

Hair stylist Craig Taylor has new representation

One Makeup has been appointed to represent hair stylist Craig Taylor. Contact.

New Account Coordinator at Talk PR

Jenni Thompson has been appointed as Account Coordinator at Talk PR to work on P&G Prestige Fragrances and Wella. Contact.

New accounts for Talk PR and Hill & Knowlton

Talk PR is now looking after celebrity fragrances Avril Lavigne and Christina Aguilera in addition to their existing portfolio - BOSS, Hugo Boss, Lacoste and dunhill. From 1 July Talk PR will also add Ghost fragrances and Frederic Fekkai to its beauty portfolio as well as Wella Salon Professional brands (Wella Professionals, Koleston Perfect , Colour Touch, System Professional, Lifetex, High Hair and Sebastian) and Hill & Knowlton will handle Wella consumer brands (Shockwaves and Silvikrin).

Phamous Artists adds to its roster and launches new-look website

Phamous Artists is now representing make-up artist Andriani Vasiliou and stylist Camilla Turner. They have also launched a new-look website. Contact.

Women’s fashion label Best Behavior appoints PR

Contemporary women’s fashion label Best Behavior has appointed Freewheelin’ PR to handle its UK and online press. Established by Danish designers Marie Orberg and Malene Brochner in 2004, Best Behavior is a young and fresh fashion concept with a focus on simple colours, unusual cuts, cool designs and above all a great fit. Contact.

Stylist appoints beauty assistant

Samantha Freedman, formerly beauty assistant at Tatler and Good Housekeeping, has been appointed beauty assistant at Stylist magazine.
Contact.

New Account Executive appointed at Halpern

Halpern has announced the promotion of Matt Hilley to Account Executive working across the Ermenegildo Zegna, Triumph and Marcolin accounts. Contact.

Iconic fashion brand Biba appoints PR for its re-launch

Following a successful four way pitch House of Fraser has appointed Exposure and M+M Management to handle the PR for the re-launch of iconic fashion brand Biba. The agencies will focus on key areas of fashion which will include press office support comprising product placement and fashion features, as well as specific launch event activity. Biba launches with an Autumn Winter 2010 collection exclusively in House of Fraser stores and online from September. The collection has been updated and made relevant for today’s market whilst keeping the essence and ethos of the original Biba brand.

EDITORIAL REQUEST: Regional magazine looking for maxi-dresses and bikini shots

Surrey Life magazine's next ‘12 of the best’ fashion features will be for maxi-dresses in July and bikinis for August. They will need a good product shot on a plain white background along with a price, Surrey stockist, address and telephone number. Please note that only product shots submitted with details of a Surrey stockist can be included. Contact.

Hicksville Agency appoints PR

Woodthorpe Communications is representing London based creative design agency Hicksville Agency. www.wearehicksville.com. Contact.

www.Bigwardrobe.com

Red Hot PR has been appointed to work with clothes-swapping website, www.Bigwardrobe.com, which has over 34,000 users. The site offers the opportunity to swap or sell clothes and other items either free of charge or, for additional benefits, an annual fee of £12.00. Big Wardrobe has teamed up with both Look magazine and Company magazine and is seeking further opportunities with eco-related partners and fashion websites. Red Hot PR is offering journalists and bloggers a three month membership free of charge to trial the benefits of the site. Contact.

New contact details for Essence PR

Essence PR has recently moved offices. Contact.