Earth Day this year is tomorrow, April 22nd, and in celebration of this glorious day, Louis Vuitton is giving back.
For tomorrow only, 10% of all LouisVuitton.com online sales will be donated to Global Green USA, creating sustainable, green communities and schools nationwide.
Don’t you love shopping for a cause..
my-wardrobe.com, one of the UK’s leading online retailers of ‘accessible luxury’ clothing, shoes and accessories brands, has teamed up with Brit designer, Olivia Rubin on an exclusive Little Black Dress in aid of Fashion Targets Breast Cancer (FTBC).
Olivia Rubin, one of 2010′s hottest labels to watch, who counts Fearne Cotton, Cheryl Cole and Olivia Palermo as fans, was the obvious choice to collaborate with on this special project. Famed for her unique designs and great fit, the covetable FTBC dress is bodycon in style with a sweetheart neckline and sheer chiffon overlay, tying elegantly on the shoulder.
For the second year running, my-wardrobe.com supports FTBC, the flagship fashion campaign of Breakthrough Breast Cancer, a charity dedicated to the prevention, treatment and ultimate eradication of breast cancer. The campaign, launching in March 2010 will raise vital funds enabling Breakthrough to continue with ground-breaking research, as well as to campaign for better services and raise awareness of breast cancer.
The limited-edition Olivia Rubin dress will be available to buy from the end of March 2010, with 30% of every sale going directly to the charity. my-wardrobe.com joins a host of other retailers including Melissa Odabash, Marks and Spencer, Top Shop and Laura Ashley, all aiming to contribute as much as possible to the £10.5 million that has already been raised by FTBC, since its launch in 1996.
Sarah Curran, founder of my-wardrobe.com comments, “my-wardrobe.com is immensely proud to be involved in the Fashion Targets Breast Cancer initiative for 2010. In our second year of collaborating on this pivotal campaign, we are very excited to be working with one of our designers Olivia Rubin on producing a beautiful dress, to raise awareness and money for this hugely important charity.”
What a dream it would be to live the fabulous life of Barbie, it’s something most of us have day dreamed since we were in our single digit years. Dolly Forever Barbie has hit the high-end boutique of Christian Louboutin and along with her chic outfit, gold-toned accessories, magenta knee high fringed Tina boots, and her great hair; Barbie walks out of the boutique with not one but three different pairs of the infamous red-soled shoes. Lucky gal! I love how incredibly detailed each pair of shoes are, as they represent actual styles by the House of Louboutin and each arrives in its very own shoebox and shopping bag as well. This fabulous Barbie doll is meant for the child within each of us ladies or simply for the fashion collector who seeks a one of a kind piece. For $150, you can get your hands on the most envious of all dolls, by shopping online through: NET-A-PORTER.COM
Actor Charlie Sheen has teamed up with Christopher Wicks, designer and owner Rock & Roll Religion to launch a signature line of retro-styled casual shirts – the DaVinci Collection by Charlie Sheen.
“I love the look and feel of the DaVinci pieces,” said Sheen. “The retro designs exude a sense of cool, smooth, yet effortless style. Christopher Wicks has done well with the classic DaVinci collection and I’m excited to incorporate my vision into the line.”
The DaVinci Collection by Charlie Sheen incorporates the classic DaVinci mainstays such as agoya shell buttons, retro patterns and vertical contrasting color combinations with additional detailing and embroidery to enhance each piece. Made of cotton, rayon/acetate or rayon/polyester blends, pieces are manufactured from the original designs of the 50′s, 60′s and 70′s.
The collection currently focuses on short sleeved, button-up, casual shirts with plans to expand to additional products.
Retail ranges from $59.00-$79.00
For the March issue of Seventeen Magazine, L.A.M.B. created the Redfin in Marigold especially for its readers. This one of a kind L.A.M.B. handbag is a Seventeen Magazine exclusive and only available at Bloomies.
The print is inspired from the favorite flower of the celebrity designer none other than Gwen Stefani. There’s only a limited amount of these cross body bags and retailing at $195 it’s a must have!
The L.A.M.B. Redfin crossbody bag. Dressed in a printed coated canvas with leather trim and adjustable strap. Top concealed magnetic closure. Goldtone hardware. Braided tassel detail. One front exterior zip pocket along with front and back compartments. Interior zip pocket. Measures 7.5″W x 9″H x 0.5″D
Lanvin designer Alber Elbaz and Scandinavian jean makers Acne have teamed once again, this time around, an accessory collaboration.
A capsule collection of handbag and shoes that combines the classic Lanvin silhouette style and signature hardware charm with Acne dark denim.
Designer Jimmy Choo has giving the classic Hunter Wellington boots a stylish makeover.
The super luxe, limited edition wellington features crocodile embossed rubber exterior with an interior lined in leopard-print, and features gold-metal buckles and rivets. The Jimmy Choo & Hunter boots retail for $395 and are available at HunterBoots.com as well as Jimmy Choo boutiques.