22 June 2010

DIARYdates

Added, amended or confirmed:
  • Louis Vuitton Cruise press day
  • Bread & Butter in Berlin - trade fair for street and urban wear
  • Givaudan iPerfumer launch
  • Liza Smith at Patrick Ludde Mayfair launch
  • Horrockses Fashions media day
  • Exhibition of Architectural Jewellery - Ute Decker (Press Preview)
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Beauty Assistant PR Manager appointed

Lucy Vaughan-Griffith has joined the Elizabeth Arden PR Team as Assistant PR Manager, working across all categories focusing on the growing portfolio of celebrity and designer fragrance brands; Juicy Couture, Britney Spears, Alberta Ferretti and Halston. Contact.

New creative and fashion director appointed at leading consumer magazine

Glamour has announced the appointment of Charlotte-Anne Fidler to the role of creative and fashion director, with effect from 5 July. Charlotte-Anne is a key founder member of Glamour, joining in 2001 as creative director. Beginning her career at Vogue, Charlotte-Anne remained there for five years, and then, after stints at Marie Claire and Cosmopolitan, became style director for Elle, a position she held for nearly six years. In addition to her work with British Glamour, Charlotte-Anne has also been editor-at-large for US Glamour for the last ten years. Contact.

New in-house press office contacts

There have been some changes in the Marks & Spencer press office: Charlotte Norton has joined as Press Officer working on Menswear and Kidswear; Emma Wallace has joined as Press Assistant working across Home, Menswear, Kidswear, Beauty and Seasonal Events; Anna Wells has been promoted and is now Press Officer for Home, Beauty and Seasonal Events. Contact.

Change at footwear brand and fashion retailer`s press office

Office has announced two appointments to its in-house PR team. Tobie Lewis, previously at French Connection, takes up the role of Press Officer, while Olivia Fox has joined the company as PR Assistant. Contact.

Jewellery client win

A.I. PR is now representing designer Disaya Sorakraikitikul’s eponymous jewellery line. Contact.

Graduate Fashion Week seeking sponsorship

River Island has been the title sponsor for Graduate Fashion Week for six successful years and they are now looking for a new sponsor for 2011. If you are interested please contact June Barker at Graduate Fashion Week on 01903-885930. e-mail: june@gfw.org.uk

Fashion website takes press office in-house

Fashion aggregation website Shop Pulse is now handling all press enquiries in-house. Please note - the landline number should be set up as of tomorrow (23 June). Contact.

EDITORIAL REQUEST: grooming editor seeks bronzers, e-tailers and new releases

Remy Le Fevre, grooming editor of reFRESH magazine, is looking the following:
  • male bronzers for the face whether liquid or minerals based etc.
  • retail websites that have a wide variety of male grooming products that are great for gifts Christmas etc.
  • any new products that are due out in August/ September.
Deadline is 25 June. Contact.