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Best dressed men at Met Gala 2017
Fashion on the red carpet

Best dressed men at Met Gala 2017

The Met Gala, formally called the Costume Institute Gala and also known as the Met Ball, is an annual fundraising gala for the benefit of the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute in New York City. It marks the grand opening of the Costume Institute's annual fashion exhibit. Each year's event celebrates the theme of that year's Costume Institute exhibition, and the exhibition sets the tone for the formal dress of the night, since guests are expected to choose their fashion to match the theme of the exhibit. Each year the event also has honorary celebrity event day chairpersons.

Be The Life Of The Party, Get A Piggyback Costume
Outfit of the day

Be The Life Of The Party, Get A Piggyback Costume

In case you have a costume party coming up and you don’t know what to get dressed with, we know just the right solution. Get a Piggyback Costume and you are all set. This is both funny and cool looking at the same time. In case there are kids around the party you could amuse them by wearing a costume that makes it look like you are carried by a frog, teddy bear or even Santa Claus himself.

Mick Jagger at 72 - expecting eighth child and most stylish than ever
Celebrity fashion

Mick Jagger at 72 - expecting eighth child and most stylish than ever

Mick Jagger has been described as 'one of the most popular and influential frontmen in the history of Rock & Roll' for his 50+ years on stage.

Lord of the Dance - the suit is on stage
Celebrity fashion

Lord of the Dance - the suit is on stage

'We did 35 taps in one second. Nothing is impossible. A lot of things sound impossible. It sounds impossible that an Irish dancer could be selling out all these shows all over the world, but we are doing it. Nothing is impossible', dancer Michael Flatley said.

Cartoon series where the characters wear Bulgarian traditional costumes
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Cartoon series where the characters wear Bulgarian traditional costumes

Due to its geographical location, Eastern European mythology and folklore seamlessly blend influences from Asian nomads, the Orient, Ancient Greece, the Thracian and the European Slavic cultures, the result being something completely new and interesting, but still European.

Dutch fashion: Edwin Oudshoorn
World fashion

Dutch fashion: Edwin Oudshoorn

Edwin Oudshoorn (1980) is a Dutch craftsman and artist, who 'speaks the language of fashion' and 'translates his love for life into multi faceted collections'. The womenswear designer offers romantic pieces in fairy-tale-like silhouettes, sequins, tulle, wool and silk. Edwin's main inspiration is woman's body with its curves and he makes clothes, that emphasize them.

Fall/Winter 2015-2016 Fashion trends: Conceptual
Fashion trends

Fall/Winter 2015-2016 Fashion trends: Conceptual

Yes, they are pretty strange and most of them - pretty unwearable, but it's a fact - conceptual garments are one of the key women's fashion trends for Fall/Winter 2015-2016. Many designers chose to show more extravagant pieces in their women's collections for the upcoming cold season. And while some of the fashion designers managed to create both conceptual and wearable apparel, others completely bet on the artistry and the impressiveness of the designs.

The designer Evgenia Luzhina will present
World fashion

The designer Evgenia Luzhina will present "Nostalgia" during Couture Fashion Week New York

Couture fashion designer Evgenia Luzhina will present her latest collection entitled “Nostalgia” during the upcoming Couture Fashion Week New York. A returning favorite designer at the event, Ms. Luzhina’s fashion show will be held at 4:00 pm on Saturday September 12, 2015 at the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan. The show will include live music by award-winning musician and composer Serge Khrichenko.

Bulgarian folklore in fashion: Apparel, accessories and home decoration with folk motifs
Fashion trends

Bulgarian folklore in fashion: Apparel, accessories and home decoration with folk motifs

Deliana Simeonova is the creator of Gaitani New York (Gaitani NY) - an online boutique, offering women's, men's and children's clothing, accessories, home decoration and paper products, inspired by folk motifs, symbols and memories of Bulgaria, combined with modern design.

Japan Samba Carnival
Lifestyle chronics

Japan Samba Carnival

The Asakusa Samba Carnival parade was held in Tokyo, Japan on 29 August 2015. About 5,000 participants took part in the 34th edition of the Samba Carnival.

Richmart dresses foreigners in men's suit jackets with Bulgarian embroidery
Menswear collections

Richmart dresses foreigners in men's suit jackets with Bulgarian embroidery

Not only in Bulgaria, but also abroad, foreigners from all over the world are interested in men's jackets with Bulgarian embroidery. Richmart Vintage presented its latest designs during the MRKET New York July 2015 and they grabbed the attention of many visitors.

Tsvetomir Petkov: Bulgarian folklore is really rich and we don't know what a treasure we have!
Interviews

Tsvetomir Petkov: Bulgarian folklore is really rich and we don't know what a treasure we have!

Tsvetomir Petkov is a young Bulgarian designer, Fashion design student at the National Academy of Arts. He is born in Troyan, lives in Sofia and is currently in Ruse, where he works on the Richmart Vintage project.

Italian haute couture designer Ivan Donev: You can expect beautiful, beautiful surprises
Interviews

Italian haute couture designer Ivan Donev: You can expect beautiful, beautiful surprises

Journalists in Rome call him 'the Bulgarian adopted by the Italian haute couture'. He defines himself as an Italian designer born in Bulgaria. But today when fashion gets more and more international, this is not so important. The style, consistency and talent are the significant things. And Ivan Donev has all of them.

Designer Viktoriya Koleva worked with Katy Perry on her Super Bowl costumes
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Designer Viktoriya Koleva worked with Katy Perry on her Super Bowl costumes

The designer, who was born in Bulgaria, but for 13 years lives in the USA, was part of the team, who took care of Katy Perry's looks for her Super Bowl halftime show.

Alexandre Vauthier presented Spring/Summer 2015 Haute Couture collection at Paris Fashion Week
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Alexandre Vauthier presented Spring/Summer 2015 Haute Couture collection at Paris Fashion Week

Soon after his graduation, AlexandreVauthier joined the design studio of Thierry Mugler, who supported him and taught him thoroughness of the construction of the garment.

99%IS- Spring-Summer 2015 collection during the MBFWT
Menswear collections

99%IS- Spring-Summer 2015 collection during the MBFWT

99%IS- offers elegant and street-style designs based on rock taste.

Where to study Fashion design - Top 30 Fashion schools in Europe
Fashion design education

Where to study Fashion design - Top 30 Fashion schools in Europe

For those who want to study fashion design in Europe we created a list of 30 of the best schools in Europe, where you can receive quality Fashion design education (ordered alphabetically by the name of the countries).

Gwyneth Paltrow is the new face of Hugo Boss
Fragrances

Gwyneth Paltrow is the new face of Hugo Boss

After Boss Nuit and Boss Jour and art director of the women's fashion line Hugo Boss - Jason Wu presented the new fragrance for women of the brand Boss Ma Vie, and the face of the new advertising campaign is Gwyneth Paltrow.

New York City Ballet's 2014 Fall Gala celebrates ballet and fashion
World fashion

New York City Ballet's 2014 Fall Gala celebrates ballet and fashion

New York City Ballet’s annual Fall Gala will once again celebrate ballet and fashion with a program that will include three world premiere ballets by Justin Peck, Liam Scarlett, and Troy Schumacher,as well as existing works by Peter Martins and Christopher Wheeldon, all featuring costumes designed by an international roster of some of the fashion world’s most renowned talents: Thom Browne, Sarah Burton, Valentino Garavani, Carolina Herrera,and Mary Katrantzou.

Versace made the costumes for Beyonce's tour
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Versace made the costumes for Beyonce's tour

For the Europian part of the tour, Beyonce chose the Italian fashion house Versace to make her costumes.

Interview with Gyula Szabó - menswear designer from Hungary
Interviews

Interview with Gyula Szabó - menswear designer from Hungary

Gyula Szabó is a menswear fashion designer.
Hisoriginal qualification was electrician. He started makingclothes for himself in his twenties. A few years later, he changed his profession and became a garment industrial engineer.
He has worked as a pattern maker.

Yves Saint Laurent sketches on the Internet
World fashion

Yves Saint Laurent sketches on the Internet

Unique sketches of costumes for theater and ballet productions made ​​by the famous French fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent are displayed on the web.

The most memorable outfits of Miley Cyrus 2013
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The most memorable outfits of Miley Cyrus 2013

Miley Cyrus is the star who is considered to be dressed the best and worst. So we selected the most memorable outfits of the singer. Especially the choice of dresses.

Bulgarian folklore costumes and uniforms by Meli-M
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Bulgarian folklore costumes and uniforms by Meli-M

Meli-M company is a supplier for traditional and stylized Bulgarian folklore costumes, uniforms, theater and carnival costumes.

Folklore costumes are with embroidery or another decoration like traditional history costumes. Traditional costumes include: shirt with embroidery, sukman or dress, skirt and accessories: pendary, pafti and men's: traditional shirt with embroidery, pant's - potur, jacket - elek, hat - kalpak.

A look to the East with Daphne's models
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A look to the East with Daphne's models

The fashion compass of many fashion designers this season points East. Louis Vuitton, Vera Wang, Carolina Herrera and Celine - all of them included in their collections elements, resembling copies of Japanese, Chinese, Thailand and Vietnamese national costumes. The Bulgarian fashion brand Daphne, which is always in line with fashion trends also drops a hint at far East with elegant blouses with Japanese flowers and stylish belts on the waist. If you want to bring in your wardrobe some exotics and diversity, get the elegant blouses of Daphne.

Victoria’s Secret introduces
Fashion collections

Victoria’s Secret introduces "Sexy Little Fantasies" Halloween costume collection

American "Halloween" has spread in many countries. Hundreds of people each year, think what to wear in the scary night.

This year the fashion brand Victoria’s Secret has introduced a line of Halloween costumes, at last, called the "Sexy Little Fantasies" collection. One of the sizzling Victoria’s Secret angels, Candice Swanepoel, has done Victoria’s Secret Halloween Lingerie Photo shoot.

Collection Spring-Summer 2010 by Marko Mitanovski
World fashion

Collection Spring-Summer 2010 by Marko Mitanovski

Marko Mitanovski is a Fashion Designer and Graduate of the "College of Design", Belgrade, Serbia. His collection Spring - Summer 2010 is unique and provocative and attracted the attention of people and media at London Fashion Week, where it was presented as part of Vauxhall Fashion Scout's "One to Watch" show.

His designs have also been showcased at ceremonies including the "Nokia L’Amour Award", in which he was awarded "Best Young Designer" and at Belgrade Fashion Week in October ’08.

Impressive fashion show of Venice costumes and masks in the Archaeological museum
Fashion shows

Impressive fashion show of Venice costumes and masks in the Archaeological museum

Venice ... The city of love, romance and carnival. With a lot of imagination and after several months' work on Friday the Venice spirit was brought in the Archaeological museum in Sofia by the show "The secret of masks", in which 20 Bulgarian stars passed in couples dressed in Venice costumes and extravagant masks.

The main organizer of the show was Katalina Jeliazkova, manager of the company "Party house".

A new brand of high costume jewellery
Accessories

A new brand of high costume jewellery

Missy’s Bloom is a new brand of high costume jewellery, born from skilled hands and launched towards the future.

This line is rigorously Made in Italy, and it challenges the creativity of many stylists and craft model maker, to create vanguard articles of high quality.

Missy's Bloom was born from the 30-year-experience of the society Punto Accessori, experience developed working with the most important stylists in Italy and worldwide: thanks to the mutual exchange of ideas and know-how, the company is now a leading society in the jewellery sector.

Fresh and cheerful autumn from NIA & DORADO
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Fresh and cheerful autumn from NIA & DORADO

NIA&DORADO starts the new autumn season with many shades of fresh and cheerful colours, which successfully make a contrast with the summer nostalgia. Many colourful butterflies make an accent on the clothes as accessories, buttons, prints and embroidery.

Variety of colourful materials are used, which create a happy mood. Collection Fall/Winter 09/10 includes a wide range of articles - from comfortable sport-elegant costumes made of cotton and lycra, gaily-coloured blouses from viscose, to strict business suits.

Kylie Minogue sought inspiration for her stage costumes at Jean-Paul Gaultier's haute couture show
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Kylie Minogue sought inspiration for her stage costumes at Jean-Paul Gaultier's haute couture show

The singer - clad in a vintage black lace cone-bra dress from the designer - was in the crowd at Paris Couture Week for the golden age of Hollywood-inspired show from the man who will co-style her forthcoming North American tour.

Models were made up in the style of classic screen sirens including Joan Crawford, Marilyn Monroe, Greta Garbo and Rita Hayworth, and took to the catwalk to music punctuated by dialogue clips and film soundtracks of the era.

The range included trench coasts, pinstripe trouser suits, tight corsets, lacy bodices fur coats, mink-trimmed tailored suits and lavish velvet gowns

Madonna's new stage costumes were designed to help her
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Madonna's new stage costumes were designed to help her "make history"

Givenchy Haute Couture designer Riccardo Tisci made the outfit Madonna wears in the opening act of the second leg of her 'Sticky and Sweet' world tour - which kicked off in London on Saturday (04.07.09) - and was determined to make her look as electrifying as possible.

He said: "The new costume is super couture, sensual, Goth, bondage.

"What I wanted for the opening was to give a very iconic view of Madonna. She's wearing an outfit that will make history. I wanted to do something even stronger than what he designed for her in the tour's first leg because she wants to be stronger."

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