03 June 2011

DIARY dates

Added, amended or confirmed:
  • Nina Campbell Christmas in July Press Day
  • British Fashion Awards
  • British Fashion Awards - nominees announcement
  • London Pre - a new initiative to bring together London's designers showcasing their pre-collections
  • NEWGEN & NEWGEN MEN winners announcement
  • ALDO AW11 Preview & Party
  • London Accessory Sale - One day Flash sale
  • Earth Hairdressers Blogging Event
  • White Gallery London 2012
  • FabergĂ© will be celebrating the rebirth of a FabergĂ© Icon at Paris Couture Week
  • Terry De Havilland 50th Anniversary Pop-Up Selfridges Concession
See DIARYdates.

Fashion E-zine whoworeitbetter.co.uk launches

New e-zine WhoWoreitbetter.co.uk has now launched. The site focuses on celebrity fashion and is updated daily by a team of fashion writers. Press releases, news and invites can be sent to deputy editor Carrie Knights. Contact.

Coty appoints Marketing Director and announces new fragrance brands

Following Faye Langworthy’s decision to leave, Natalie Moon has been appointed Marketing Director for Coty Prestige UK, reporting in to David Allan, Managing Director, Coty Prestige. The entire UK Coty Prestige marketing team will now report directly in to Natalie.

In the UK, Coty Prestige has recently expanded the business to include skincare with the acquisition of philosophy. Joining the portfolio for 2011/12 are two further fashion house licenses; Bottega Veneta for whom Coty Prestige will launch a debut fragrance in July 2011, and Roberto Cavalli, with a new fragrance launching Spring 2012. Contact.

Youandyourwedding.co.uk appoints web assistant

Claire Snewin, previously review editor/beauty writer at Woman magazine, has joined Youandyourwedding.co.uk as web assistant. Contact.

Hellomagazine.com appoints beauty editor

Alex Light has been appointed online beauty editor at Hellomagazine.com. Please send all relevant beauty news, press releases and samples through to Alex. Contact.

Brand PR wins a number of new clients

Brand PR has been appointed to handle the press and PR for the following clients: National Trust Toiletries Collection, The Knightsbridge Laser Clinic, HealthClub TV and Elicina. Contact.
www.nationaltrust.org
www.knightsbridgelaserclinic.ellipseipl.co.uk
www.healthclubtv.com
www.elicinaeurope.com

Women's Institute magazine appoints editor

Kaye McIntosh has been appointed editor of WI Life (Women's Institute membership magazine) following the departure of Neil Maidment. Contact.

New Daniel Galvin salon appoints MODUS

MODUS has been appointed to handle the PR for the new salon, Daniel Galvin at Corinthia Hotel London. The nine station salon is the first Daniel Galvin salon to open since the Marylebone flagship and will be the first in the world to house a Movie Make Over room for celebrities and clients seeking total discretion and hair inspiration. Contact.
www.corinthia.com

more! magazine appoints style news writer

Emma Hunt, previously news intern at more! magazine, has been promoted to style news writer. Emma will be responsible for celebrity fashion and beauty news pages both in the magazine and online and would like to hear from celebrity, fashion and beauty PRs regarding interview opportunities, fashion and beauty news, launches and events. Contact.

Country Life seeks ties & cufflinks for fashion feature

Hetty Chidwick, editorial assistant at Country Life, is currently working on a series of men’s fashion features and is looking for collections of ties and cufflinks to call in. Please e-mail all relevant images through to Hetty by Thursday 9 June. Contact.

Sarah Clark leaves Glamour magazine to go freelance

Sarah Clark, senior fashion editor at Glamour, is leaving today to pursue a freelance career. Sarah can be contacted directly or through her agent, Emma Davies. Contact.