Monthly Archives: "May 2012"

Holographic model animates Paris lingerie w...

May 31, 2012No Comments132 Views

There’s been a couple of great examples of virtual technologies applied to the fashion industry this past week. The first is from Empreinte, a French

Topshop celebrates Diamond Jubilee with Mea...

May 30, 2012No Comments50 Views

Harrods did it, so did Tatler, now Topshop is connecting with consumers via digital (as well as in-store) to celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee this

Armani launches fashion-themed discussions ...

May 30, 20121 Comment148 Views

Giorgio Armani is launching a series of live discussions surrounding the fashion industry entirely over Twitter. Through #ArmaniTweetTalks, the Q&A sessions will feature notable guests

Multimedia Burberry campaign invites users ...

May 29, 20124 Comments47 Views

Burberry is inviting consumers to purchase directly from its autumn/winter 2012 campaign and ahead of store delivery, through a series of short films and imagery.

Digital snippets: Oscar de la Renta, Hugo B...

May 29, 2012No Comments49 Views

Some more great stories from around the web surrounding all things fashion and digital over the past week: Oscar de la Renta sells five Resort

Louboutin releases first app

May 28, 2012No Comments26 Views

Christian Louboutin has launched its first app, comprised of everything from seasonal collections to sketches from the designer and news about the brand. “Red Sole

Wearable tech: infographic

May 24, 20121 Comment208 Views

There’s an incredible Infographic on Mashable today looking at up-and-coming wearable technology from head-to-toe. Check it out below:

Lyst launches sales alerts for Pinterest

May 23, 2012No Comments53 Views

Social commerce platform, Lyst, is aiming to make Pinterest all the more useful for its users by sending out notifications whenever items on their boards

Prada takes to Cannes to premiere Polanski ...

May 22, 20122 Comments37 Views

Today’s big buzz is on Prada’s new Roman Polanski-directed film, revealed at the Cannes Film Festival last night. “A Therapy”, is a witty three-minute short

Digital Snippets: Target, Bloomingdale̵...

May 21, 2012No Comments50 Views

Some more great stories from around the web surrounding all things fashion and digital over the past week:   Supermodel Coco Rocha guest edits Target’s

Warby Parker: style x tech perfection

May 19, 2012No Comments28 Views

“Geek chic” might be somewhat of a cliche, but it’s an appropriate term in more ways than one when describing eyewear brand Warby Parker. The

Facebook now public, what could it mean for...

May 18, 2012No Comments37 Views

Well there you have it, Facebook is now a publicly-traded company. The social networking giant opened this morning at $42.05 per share. It instantaneously hit

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Swarovski invites users to interact with au...

May 17, 20122 Comments2089 Views

  Swarovski has launched a Facebook application that employs augmented reality to film users wearing its sunglasses line. The Be Amazing campaign invites fans to

Harrods unveils Pinterest contest winner, #...

May 16, 20123 Comments39 Views

As previously reported, Harrods recently launched a contest on Pinterest to tie in with the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. Here now is the video of the

Digital snippets: Jimmy Choo, Uniqlo, Nike,...

May 14, 2012No Comments26 Views

Some more great stories from around the web surrounding all things fashion and digital over the past week:   Digital scorecard: Jimmy Choo 24:7 Stylemakers

Louis Vuitton rolls out first iPad app, tel...

May 13, 20124 Comments155 Views

  Louis Vuitton has launched an iPad application based on its book, Louis Vuitton: 100 Legendary Trunks. Referred to as “a wonderful breakaway through the

Making of video: Valentino lace espadrilles

May 10, 2012No Comments58 Views

This is a beautiful video from Valentino documenting the making of the brand’s lace espadrilles from its spring/summer 2012 collection…   via DisneyRollerGirl

Dior’s new ‘Secret Garden ̵...

May 08, 20121 Comment53 Views

  I wrote quite a tough review of Dior’s new online magazine when it launched in February, disappointed by the lack of real editorial interest

Digital snippets: Alexander McQueen, Vogue,...

May 07, 2012No Comments76 Views

Some more great stories from around the web surrounding all things fashion and digital over the past week:   Alexander McQueen backstage film AW12 (as

Asos partners with Aurasma on scan to shop ...

May 04, 20123 Comments135 Views

Asos is making its print magazine shoppable straight from the page, thanks to a new partnership with augmented reality technology company Aurasma. The online retailer

Video: Anna Dello Russo announces H&M c...

May 03, 2012No Comments32 Views

This is a great video interview with fashion icon Anna Dello Russo in conjunction with today’s announcement of her forthcoming accessories collection for H&M. Set

Tatler launches AR issue for Queen’s Diam...

May 03, 20122 Comments106 Views

The June issue of Tatler magazine features an augmented reality cover that when activated provides additional exclusive content in celebration of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.

Balmain joins Twitter and Facebook

May 02, 2012No Comments40 Views

Another luxury label has succumbed to social media! Balmain announced its arrival on both Twitter and Facebook this morning, providing fans with an inside look

Calvin Klein unveils new Tumblr, launches p...

May 01, 20121 Comment82 Views

Calvin Klein revealed its first foray into the world of Tumblr this morning, with a new blog designed to give fans an editorial view of