13 July 2010

Fashion and celebrity photographer has new representation

A and R Photographic has taken on fashion and celebrity photographer Andrea Carter-Bowman. Contact.

Men’s and women’s sustainable denim brand appoints PR

Kuyichi has appointed Modus Publicity to handle its UK press with immediate effect. Kuyichi is a men’s and women’s sustainable denim brand split into Pure Denim, Pure Plus and Pure Premium. The brand will open two stores this year, one in Manchester on 6 August followed by Liverpool. Contact.

deputy features editor appointed on weekly consumer title

Rachel Cocker, previously senior features writer at Reveal has joined more! magazine as Deputy Features Editor. Rachel is covering a 6 month maternity contract. Contact.

London florist appoints PR

Florist Jamie Aston has appointed Portrait Communications to promote his floristry services and The Flower School at Jamie Aston, based in his Great Portland Street shop. Contact.

Brazilain fashion label appoints UK sales and press representation

Sales and press agency TouchW1 is handling UK media enquiries and showing Brazilian womenswear label Lucidez. Contact.

EDITORIAL REQUEST: fashion & beauty director seeks latest/new Winter fragrances for women

Saga Magazine's fashion & beauty director Lynnette Peck Bateman is seeking the latest/new Winter fragrances for women that can be compared to old classics. Contact.

Acting online/print writer appointed on beauty title

Rachael Gibson is now acting online/print writer at Hairdressers Journal International. Rachael is covering Alice Martin’s maternity leave. Contact.

Editorial changes on beauty titles

There have been a number of editorial changes across the various titles published by Scissorhands Media, this includes: Hair & Beauty, Perfect Hair, Hair Now.
Charleen French, previously picture editor, is now acting editor.
Natalie Cornish, previously at Zoo magazine has joined the team as staff writer & sub editor.
Rachael Gibson and Kirsten Kearney have both left. Contact.

Fashion assistant is available for freelance styling commissions

Olivia Stoddart, fashion assistant at Essentials magazine, is currently available for any freelance styling commissions. Olivia has previously assisted a stylist for Woman’s Own and has done a month long placement at Eve magazine. Contact.

Press officer appointed at PR company

Lauren O’Connor, formerly of Image Box PR, has been appointed as Press Officer at Totally UK; working on Germaine De Capuccini and Universal Contour Wrap. Martin Stevens, joins as in house designer from Reproprint; providing a bespoke design service to all of beauty industry. Contact.

DIARYdates

Added, amended or confirmed:
  • Pyrus store opening party
  • London Fashion & Art Event
  • Exclusive brunch with designer Nicholas Kirkwood to launch his new shoe collection
See DIARYdates

The first fragrance from girlband Sugababes

Brand PR has been appointed to represent, and launch the Sugababes first fragrance collection. The launch will take place on 2 September 2010. Contact.