British fashion icon Blow dies at 48

Reuters – Flamboyant British fashion icon Isabella Blow, one of the industry’s great eccentrics who launched the careers of top models and designers, has died at the age of 48.  Read More

Lily Allen starts fashion line

Yahoo! Music – Lily Allen is set to launch a fashion line through Britain's New Look chain.  Read More

A Jewel of a Night: Costume Institute Celebrates Poiret

Fashion Wire Daily – Everything from the champagne to the frocks was free-flowing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s annual Costume Institute gala Monday night. With the help of their designer friends, a bevy of celebrity beauties donned their most exquisite to walk the red carpet in honor of Paul Poiret and his designs as the ’King of Fashion.’  Read More

Style guru Isabella Blow lit up the Brit fashion scene

Stylist and fashion guru Isabella Blow, a vibrant and often outrageous presence on the British fashion scene, has died, her husband said…  Read More

Blow, 48, discovered stars of fashion

Isabella Blow, a British fashion editor, aristocrat, and aesthete whose gift for identifying and promoting new talent was occasionally overshadowed by her own Surrealist plumage, died on Monday in Gloucestershire, England. She was 48.  Read More

Prada goes from high fashion to high seas

After Beth Lurie’s three children leave for school each day, she might straighten up the house. She might play in the yard with her standard poodle. Or, she might settle in at the computer to do her part-time job: working on the design of what could be the sailboat to win the America’s Cup.  Read More

General Motors to Sponsor 28th Annual Chicago Student Fashion Show

’Imagine 2007’ offers International Academy of Design & Technology – Chicago students a national showcase for innovative design creations.  Read More

VCUQ to hold fashion show today

DOHA • The Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar (VCUQ) is organising its eighth Annual Fashion Show, "Visions", this evening.  Read More

Demand Rises for Animation Degrees as Multimedia Animation Festivals Boom

This year’s founding of the Cartoon Network-sponsored PLATFORM International Film Festival is the latest example of the growing prominence of multimedia/animation careers. CareerSchoolDirectory.com is a top educational guide for students and professionals looking to advance in their careers — especially in modern fields such as multimedia design and animation.  Read More

Design Week is Celebrated in True New York City Fashion

Design Week activities will officially hit the streets, galleries, retailers and the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York City beginning May 19th – May 22nd, 2007.  Read More