Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

Jean-Paul Gaultier in Athens

Jean-Paul Gaultier in Athens
Expressive, full of bursting talent, warmness and ingenuity, the ultimate classic of our century and rebel of the previous, still a kid playing around fabrics and leathers in a mature way, Jean-Paul Gaultier, arrived in Athens as the honorary guest of the 11th French Film Festival (as reported live yesterday...
April 18th, 2010 | Events | Read More

A Very Impressive Talent

A Very Impressive Talent
Recently, during AXDW (Athens Xclusive Designers Week), I met Jessica Speckhard Savc at her exhibition in Athens. Among fashion shows, models and fashionistas, it was a great pleasure to talk with her and learn about her work. Her pieces of art were somewhere between photography and painting, that she...
March 21st, 2010 | Events | Read More

Glamour and Sensitivity

Glamour and Sensitivity
Elegant ladies in haute couture dresses attended the Charity Dinner of ‘Elpida’, the foundation that helps children suffering from cancer improve their health and even get cured. ‘Elpida’ celebrated with this formal, black-tie dinner 20 years of successful action. Many people that contributed...
February 21st, 2010 | Events | Read More

Fashion Relieves…

Fashion Relieves…
Touching moments characterized the charity fashion show “Fashion for Relief Haiti” organized by Naomi Campbell with the help of designers, models and her celebrity friends. Glamorous styles, supermodels and grief blended in a beautiful initiative, made up ‘the event’ at the Mercedes...
February 14th, 2010 | Events | Read More

Beauties in Red!

Beauties in Red!
It was such a festive atmosphere! Ladies in red made Bryant Park hotter at the 8th Annual Red Dress Collection sponsored by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute that warns women about heart disease. Celebrities that participated wearing beautiful red gowns were: Estelle, Kimora Lee, Kim Kardashian...
February 14th, 2010 | Events | Read More

Hot Fashion Statements

Hot Fashion Statements
Femmina, one of the biggest fashion exhibitions in Greece, with both ready-to-wear and haute couture collections, presented Spring 2010 fashion trends from 350 exhibitors. Femmina, which is held in Athens twice a year, made hot statements through designers’ beachwear, ready-to-wear and haute couture...
February 10th, 2010 | Events | Read More

The Essential Looks Show

The Essential Looks Show
Schwarzkopf Professional organized for first time in Greece the “Essential Looks” show for Spring/Summer 2010 as part of the company’s World Tour. Simon Ellis’ artistic team, with Steve Hogan, creator of the Essential Looks as well as Tom Kroboth and Lesley Lawson, Schwarzkopf’s ambassadors,...
February 8th, 2010 | Events | Read More

Looking at the Mirror…

Looking at the Mirror…
Clinique presented in Greece, a new form of beauty stand where the dermatologist’s mirror is the basic tool to prescribe the right products for each woman. Such presentations have taken place already at New York Bloomingdale’s and London Selfridges. Personalized care can be applied in large scale,...
February 7th, 2010 | Events | Read More

Happy Hour at Luisa’s!

Happy Hour at Luisa’s!
‘Luisa’ in Athens, the most famous upscale boutique of the city, organized a beautiful super sales party, where Greek fashionistas had the chance to shop their favorite luxury brands in very good prices. They could choose among Alexander McQueen, Alexander Wang, Azzaro, Balmain, Barbara Tfank, Bottega...
February 7th, 2010 | Events | Read More

Diane von Furstenberg in Athens

Diane von Furstenberg in Athens
Έλενα Μακρή-Λυμπέρη, Diane von Furstenberg. She was recently in Athens in order to visit her boutiques (Kolonaki-Kifissia), meet greek designers and attend her fashion show for Cruise/Pre-Spring 2010, titled “Her Name is Rio.” Greek Designers Association and Rakas Fashion...
December 6th, 2009 | Events | Read More

American Vintage Party

American Vintage Party
Αλίκη Δρακούλη, Μαριέττα Χρουσαλά, Ζωή Δρακούλη. It was a French style presentation that took place at the entrance of the Attica store in the Golden Hall mall. Top models presented casual apparel from Spring Collection 2010. Simple lines and colors such as beige,...
December 6th, 2009 | Events | Read More

Fetch Bazaar

Fetch Bazaar
A Fetch collection pre-holiday bazaar took place recently at Effy Papaioannides’ showroom. I saw many interesting pieces there, such as little black dresses, satin tops and casual wear. I was impressed with the quality of the fabrics and tailoring and with the flexibity of these outfits. Apart from...
November 29th, 2009 | Events | Read More

Leifsdottir: Upcoming and Promising!

Leifsdottir: Upcoming and Promising!
One of the most beautiful presentations held in New York during Mercedes Benz Fashion Week was that one of Leiffsdottir for Spring/Summer 2010. The collection of the Scandinavian sister brand of “Anthopologie”, was presented in an atelier transformed into a luscious vintage garden, full of bird cages,...
November 16th, 2009 | Events | Read More