04 June 2010

Fashion label to close

Following the launch of the upcoming Autumn/Winter 2010 collection, Jasmine Di Milo, the fashion label owned by Jasmine Al-Fayed will close. Contact.

New address and contact details for fashion label

Rise Fashion has recently moved and as a result has new contact details. Contact.

Shopping editor goes freelance

After 8 years at Marie Claire, fashion market editor Nicole Smallwood is leaving to undertake freelance projects. Please note Nicole's new contact details as of 14 June. Contact.


Added, amended or confirmed:
  • EC ONE party with jewellery designers Nicholas King and Fiona Paxton - National Jewellery Week
  • New Australian Product Launch - Lanolips
  • Launch of Jon Richard & Crystallized Swarovski Elements Capsule Collection & 25th Anniversary Collection
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Acting fashion editor at vogue.com

Emma Alexander is now acting fashion news editor at vogue.com UK whilst Lauren Milligan is on maternity leave. Contact.

Luxury travel review and bespoke service appoints PR

Nota Bene, an upscale travel and lifestyle company, has appointed APR Communications to handle a comprehensive media campaign. Nota Bene provides bespoke management service and insider travel intelligence. Contact.

Associate editor appointed on weekly consumer title

Editorial manager Tracey Baldwin is leaving Woman magazine today and will begin her new role as associate editor at Best on the 7 June 2010.

Regional editor seeks bikinis for August edition

Caroline Harrap, editor of Surrey Life, is featuring bikinis in the August edition; specifically Caroline will need Surrey stockists and product shots on plain white backgrounds. Contact.

Weekly consumer title announces departure of editor

Abigail Blackburn has left her position as editor of NOW magazine. A replacement for Abigail will be announced in due course. Contact.

London boutique and online store appints new PR

Independent men's and womenswear boutique and online store Hub has appointed Tamara Kretzer PR to handle all its UK press and publicity with immediate effect. Contact.

Multiple client wins for PR agency

Snow PR has announced the following new clients: Adam Entwisle – avant-garde luxury womenswear; Horace – directional unisex urban clothing brand; Simon Ekrelius – conceptual womenswear; Sevda Mutlu – luxury leather handbags; Secret Sales – Exclusive Online Private Sales Club; and Ideal World – The UK’s second largest Home Shopping Channel. Contact.

PR company launches brand new wholesale fashion division

Snow PR has officially opened a wholesale division to the agency. Headed by Daniella Alves, formerly at Beatrix Ong, PO Limited and Staff International, the newly created division will enable designers to house collections throughout the year for press and buyers in the Snow Showroom as well as providing designers with an international platform to enhance sales. Daniella will be looking after the sales for PPQ, Adam Entwisle, Horace, Simon Ekrelius, Sevda Mutlu and House of Flora. Contact.

Monthly consumer title appoints executive fashion editor

Tanya Semikoz has joined Marie Claire as executive fashion editor. Tanya replaces Kath Brown who has joined Hachette Filipacchi’s digital team, with more details to be announced in due course. Contact.

New fashion writer at Stylist

Sarah Angus has joined Stylist magazine as fashion writer. Sarah was previously at Net-a-porter.com as product writer and Elle as features assistant. Contact.

New PR for MFP

Fashion jewellery/ womenswear designer, MariaFrancescaPepe has appointed Trace Publicity to handle her label's PR and marketing, working across all initiatives, special projects and events. Contact.


Make-up brand Illamasqua is looking for creative people and their alter egos to star in the Autumn/Winter 2010 campaign and be the face of the new collection. All entries must be submitted by 9am on Monday 7 June. To apply, visit www.illamasqua.com. Contact.