09 April 2010

Alexander McQueen press day confirmed

McQ Alexander McQueen press day confirmed for April.
Lierac skincare launch confirmed for May.
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London based artist and fashion store appoint PR

IPR has been appointed to handle the PR for London based artist Kate Moross working across the areas of design, fashion, advertising, brands and music. IPR hand fashion store appoint PR as also been appointed to handle the PR for fashion store, brand, creative space and web store; Good Hood, located just off Hoxton Square. Contact.

New PR for Gareth Pugh

Karla Otto is now representing Gareth Pugh (womens' and homme). Contact.

Jewellery designer Annie Haak appoints PR

Bright Light PR has been appointed to handle the PR for jewellery designer, Annie Haak. Managing its press office function promoting all of the Annie Haak collections and generating brand awareness. Contact.

EDITORIAL REQUEST: Travel accessories/luggage/beauty for Evening Standard website

WhereAndNow.com is soon to have an editorial section on the Evening Standard's website This is London. WhereAndNow.com will provide travel editorial (city guides among other things) for the new Swap My City Pad section of the site from May. Lorna Strickland-Cook is looking for holiday-suitable items for city pad swappers and for website prize give-aways.

The Sunday Times appoints new senior fashion editor

Olly Paton is set to replace former senior fashion editor Natalie Hartley at The Sunday Times. Olly will start her new role on the 3rd May.

New PR agency for Sunspel

A.I. has been appointed to handle the press and public relations for Sunspel, makers of English underwear and t-shirts since 1860. This includes publicity relating to the launch of Sunspel's first permanent stand alone store in Shoreditch on Redchurch Street, which opened at the beginning of April. A number of activities will be announced later in the year to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the brand. Contact.