28 July 2010

Regional magazine introduces new children's section

Kate Houghton is the new editor of monthly, regional lifestyle publication - Live Cheshire. In addition, Live Cheshire Live has recently added a new section called Live Kids, including product placement pages, editorial and advertising for all things related to children and their parents across Cheshire. Please send lifestyle press releases and invitations for all lifestyle areas to Kate. Contact.

New designer nail wraps appoints PR

Boudoir PR has been appointed to handle the press and PR for new designer nail wraps Nail Rock. Contact.

New frozen yoghurt store appoints PR

Pure Public Relations has been appointed to handle the press and PR for frozen yoghurt store yoomoo opening this September in Harrods and across the UK. Contact.

EDITORIAL REQUEST: Online editor seeks products for fashion week survival guide

Shirley Leigh-Wood Oakes, editor in chief of Dare 2 Magazine, is working on a 'Fashion Week Survival Guide' for September and is looking for fashion and beauty products that one might need to survive the fashion month. Contact.


Added, amended or confirmed:
  • Let’s Talk About Colour – Celebrating its 150th anniversary this year, Ligne Roset looks at the unexpected chemistry when combining acid hue colours with different materials on a new collection.
  • DECOREX 2010
  • Beauty Bloggers Event
  • SheerLuxe Online Shopping Awards
  • Art London 2010 - Some 70 art galleries from the UK and around the world are exhibiting at the 12th annual Art London
  • Dior Illustrated: RenĂ© Gruau and the Line of Beauty (visit What's News piece for more information)
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Changes within the beauty team on monthly consumer title

There have been a number of changes within the ELLE beauty team. Jenny Dickinson, previously beauty director & associate editor, has been promoted to deputy editor. Georgia Collins has been promoted to acting beauty editor whilst Victoria Riedl is on maternity leave. Emma Smith, currently beauty director at Stylist magazine, will be joining ELLE as beauty director as of 9 August. Suzanne Scott, currently at Marie Claire, also joins the ELLE team and will be acting beauty writer as of 2 August. Contact.

Associate editor appointed on weekend supplement

Ben Spriggs will be leaving his position as homes editor at ELLE Decoration at the end of the week. Ben will be joining The Sunday Times Style as associate editor as of the 10 August.

Monthly consumer title appoints homes editor

Tessa Pearson has been appointed homes editor at ELLE Decoration and will commence her new role on 2 August.