Monthly Archives: May 2022

Deepika Padukone is all smiles ‘Cruising’ in an oversized black coat and her Rs 3 Lakh Louis Vuitton handbag at the LV Cruise 2023 show

Deepika Padukone is ready for her jury duty at the 75th Cannes Film Festival, but before that she had other business to consider. She took a slight detour to attend the Louis Vuitton Cruise 2023 Show in San Diego and in case you missed it, this also marks her first …

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Summer 2022 clothing trends to have on your radar

What is – and let’s be honest here – the state of the dresses in your summer wardrobe? Have you worn your windy maxi dresses to the hilt? Is your 2020 era nap dress officially on its last legs (hey, it ran well!)? If so, don’t avoid it anymore: it’s …

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Even the soles of your shoes could save your life. | by the Washington State Department of Health | Public Health Connection | May 2022

Or the life of someone you love. More than 1,000 people over the age of 60 in Washington state died in 2020 from injuries caused by accidental falls. And nearly one in three adults in our state age 65 and older fell that year. Falls can be avoided, that’s why …

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Fashion stalls on the climate. Suppliers try to act

To become a Vogue Business Member and receive the Sustainability Edit newsletter, Click here. Brands have sustainability goals, but fall short of meeting them. With most of the fashion industry’s footprint generated in the supply chain, from farmers to manufacturers, a supplier-led conference this week could offer a roadmap for …

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NIO Inc. Announces Expected Listing Date for Its Secondary Listing on the Singapore Stock Exchange

NIO Inc. Announces Expected Listing Date for Its Secondary Listing on the Singapore Stock Exchange SHANGHAI, China, May 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NIO Inc. (NYSE: NIO; HKEX: 9866) (“NIO” or the “Company”), a pioneer and leading company in the high-tech smart electric vehicle market , announced today that it …

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New downtown Allentown pop-up store selling retro, vintage and modern fashion accessories – The Morning Call

A new destination for unique handbags, jewelry and other fashion accessories has popped up in downtown Allentown. Silveri & Company, an accessories store focused on retro, vintage and modern pieces, opened May 4 at 21 N. Seventh St. on Allentown’s ArtsWalk. Silveri & Company, an accessories store focused on retro, …

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Princess Charlene’s third crystal-embellished wedding dress may have been her most striking

11 May 2022 – 10:11 BST Nicholas Murphy Princess Charlene wore three outfits for her wedding celebrations to Prince Albert of Monaco in 2011 – see her sparkling third dress after their royal ceremony. Princess Charlene of MonacoThe iconic blue suit and off-the-shoulder dress are two very memorable …

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Aaron Jones donates 200 shoes to Fox Valley Boys & Girls Clubs

APPLETON — Green Bay Packers running back Aaron Jones brought a wave of smiles to the Fox Valley Boys and Girls Clubs Appleton building on Tuesday, when he personally presented brand new Adidas shoes to a room full of excited children. The shoes were part of Jones Yards for shoes …

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Gen Z has a fast mode problem. It’s bad for the climate and equity

Students take part in a student climate protest on March 15, 2019 in London, England. Credit: Jack Taylor/Getty Images Whether it’s dropping out of school by the millions, forcing powerful institutions to divest from fossil fuels, or boycotting big brands over diversity issues, Gen Zers have made a name for …

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eBay UK launches authenticity guarantee for luxury handbags

Global online marketplace eBay has launched its authenticity guarantee service for luxury handbags in the UK. With a handbag sold on the platform every 15 seconds, ranging from coveted ‘It’ bags to vintage classics, £500 handbags and over 19 luxury brands including Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Prada and Bottega Veneta , …

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Post-Covid crisis for Sri Lankan women who dress the West

The pandemic has been pretty tough. Today, Sri Lanka faces an economic crisis of its own that is taking a heavy toll on the poorly paid garment workers who sew clothes for the wealthiest women in the West. “I’ve never seen anything like it in my 20-year career,” said a …

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Horseheads High School honors training legends with first Blue Shoes Invitational

HORSHEADS, NY (WETM) — Horseheads High School shined a spotlight on local track and field talent and honored two coaching legends with their first annual Blue Shoes Invitational. Ten of the top local high school track and field teams gathered at Horseheads High School for the inaugural Blue Shoes Invitational …

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Grape Shoes and Mushroom Handbags: The Rise of Animal-Free Leather | Fashion

Would you ever wear “grape leather” shoes? Or “cactus leather” gloves? How about a “kombucha leather” jacket and a “mushroom leather” bag? With the trend towards more sustainable fashion, the burgeoning world of animal-free “leather alternatives” is becoming more mainstream. This week saw the launch of a new brand of …

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Finance and women entrepreneurs in the entertainment market

LOS ANGELES, CA – NOVEMBER 18: A crew sets up cameras for the filming of a mobile phone commercial … [+] on location November 18, 2006 in Los Angeles, California. A report released this week by the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Institute for the Environment reveals that the …

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Man arrested in New York purse robbery

A team of five thieves entered a Soho store during office hours and smashed storefronts with a hammer before allegedly seizing $24,700 worth of designer handbags, authorities said. Police are pursuing one of the suspected thieves – Ricardo Forde, 25 – after Thursday’s daytime robbery at Rebag NYC, an upscale …

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Updated dress code: People are changing their office outfits amid COVID-19

NEW YORK (AP) — Knit blazers, drawstring or elastic-waist pants and polo shirts as the new button-up shirt. Welcome to the post-pandemic dress code for the office. After working remotely in tracksuits and yoga pants for two years, many Americans are rethinking their wardrobes to balance comfort and professionalism as …

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An ethnic Ukrainian leads a shoe campaign for Ukraine aid

A local Ukrainian-born pharmacist leads a shoe drive to benefit the nonprofit Nova Ukraine, collecting gently used and new shoes of all types and sizes to raise money for essential medical supplies and medicines. Funds2orgs.com will buy the shoes and distribute them to third world countries as well as Ukraine. …

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Fashion: sneakers all the way

Do you remember how Balenciaga’s Triple S became the best-selling sneaker in 2017? It still tops the popularity charts. Likewise, Gucci has metaphorically dipped its feet into the luxury sneaker market. This year, chic releases from Dior, Prada and Louis Vuitton testify to the ripple effects of this footwear phenomenon …

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Hermès Advances Trademark Claims Against Artist MetaBirkins NFT

Hermes International may file a lawsuit alleging that a digital artist infringed its trademarks by selling non-fungible “MetaBirkins” tokens, a federal judge in New York ruled Thursday. Judge Jed S. Rakoff of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York denied the defendant’s motion to dismiss in …

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The low-cut dress that Amber Heard claims made Johnny Depp furious, revealed

Amber Heard and Johnny Depp’s $100 million defamation lawsuit continues despite the former disclosing an incident. Amber Heard and Johnny Depp’s $100 Million Libel Lawsuit During the trial in the Virginia courtroom, Heard claimed the Pirates of the Caribbean star convicted her after she wore a low-cut dress to a …

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De Klomp Wooden Shoe & Delftware Factory still makes traditional wooden shoes

HOLLAND, Michigan – Tulip season is fast approaching. A big part of the traditions of the festival are the wooden shoes that the dancers wear in the parade. The shoes are called “klompen” or “clogs” and the De Klomp Wooden Shoe & Delftware factory in Holland still makes the shoes …

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Nordstrom Summer Picks: 11 items approved by BP’s fashion editors.

Scroll to see more images If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, STYLECASTER may receive an affiliate commission. I’ve been a Nordstrom fan since I was old enough to pick out my own pair of bright sneakers from the kids’ shoe section. …

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Russia-Ukraine War: Latest News and Live Updates

In a workshop in western Ukraine, a group of amateur drone pilots gathered around a table recently as a technician outfitted a racing drone to carry a grenade, transforming a plane found in hobby shops into a weapon in the war against Russia. Two American businessmen, who arrived from the …

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Ebay UK to launch authenticity guarantee for second-hand handbags

From £500 and above, handbags from 19 luxury brands including Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Prada and Bottega Veneta will be reviewed and verified by Ebay’s team of ‘expert’ authenticators. This follows the successful launch of its authenticity guarantee service for sneakers and watches last year, which resulted in a multimillion-pound sales …

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Why Kylie Jenner Wore a Wedding Dress to the Met Gala and Skipped the ‘Gilded Glamour’ Theme

Kylie Jenner drew some criticism on social media for her Off-White wedding dress and backwards baseball cap veil she wore to the ‘Gilded Glamour’ themed Met Gala last night due to dress code distancing inspired by the 1800s. But, Jenner wrote on Instagram, the bridal look was meant to honor …

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Meet the Forbes Under 30 Europe members transforming art and culture

From Spain’s youngest Michelin-starred chef to a founder who earns $1 million a year selling wine glasses designed to accentuate taste, this group of young people are making waves in fashion, art and design at across Europe. O when he was a baby, Khabane (Khaby) Lame moved from Senegal to …

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How to buy the Met’s designer capsule collection ahead of tonight’s gala

If you missed The Met Designer Capsule collections, which have been dropping on Instagram every month since last September, you have another opportunity to shop the unique releases. Today, visit Met Museum stores at the Metropolitan Museum of Art or online at store.metmuseum.org to shop the pieces designed to celebrate …

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Kelly Rowland to headline American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women Red Dress Collection concert

Four-time GRAMMY Award-winning singer, songwriter, writer, actress and television producer Kelly Rowland and singer-songwriter Lauren Spencer-Smith headline Go Red for Women concert broadcast American Heart Association’s Red Dress Collection – Powered by Pandora at 5pm PST/8pm EST on May 4. A booster presentation will take place immediately after the first …

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UCSD professors create a biodegradable shoe

Three UC San Diego professors, Stephen Mayfield, Michael Burkart and Robert Pomeroy, created the world’s first shoe using fully biodegradable materials. The team launched its footwear products on Blueview Shoes after a six-year research and experimentation project on a specific date. The company advertises that the shoes are the world’s …

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Texas First Lady Talks Football Gameday Fashion

By Abigail Rosenthal in 40 acres, May | June 2022 on May 1, 2022 at 7:00 a.m. | Sarkisian at the Longhorns season opener on September 4, 2021. This past football season, all eyes were on the pitch as usual. But for some, it wasn’t in anticipation of a touchdown, …

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