By Christine Estevez | 06/30/2009 - 16:35
There is peace once again at the House of Emanuel Ungaro. Despite recent chatter about Esteban Cortazar being unhappy with a new marketing and advertising strategy concerning a certain redheaded Mean Girl, the 25-year-old head designer has no plans of leaving … yet.
By Samantha Leal | 06/24/2009 - 14:35
Jennifer Lopez’s contemporary sportswear line Sweetface has been pulled from production after failing to make an impact on the U.S. market (and in the diva’s bank account). According to WWD, this marks the end of Lopez’s clothing business in the United States.
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 06/24/2009 - 11:25
Nicole Richie, who is pregnant with baby number two, is growing in more ways than one. The entrepreneur and mami to Harlow, 1, is expanding her ultra successful accessories line, House of Harlow, to include shoes and clothes.
By Mariela Rosario | 06/18/2009 - 10:25
Eva Mendes got a little too hot for TV with her last advertisement for famed fashion house Calvin Klein, and this time around she's still not holding back! In the first set of ads (seen below) Mendes struts her stuff with studly model Jamie Dornan and more than holds her own while rocking the brand's signature jeans.
By Mariela Rosario | 06/16/2009 - 15:50
Narciso Rodriguez arrived at the CFDA Fashion Awards last night with Claire Danes on his arm, modeling a gorgeous form-fitting creation he designed just for her. Although the dress she wore last night was black, Rodriguez will soon be tasked with designing the dress for Danes's white wedding.
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 06/05/2009 - 18:33
Sources tell WWD that acclaimed designer Esteban Cortazar will be leaving his post as head designer for Emanuel Ungaro. Colombiano Cortazar is said to have reached an impasse with Ungaro management over its marketing and advertising strategy.
By Mariela Rosario | 06/02/2009 - 08:45
Lindsay Lohan is in Paris, reportedly in talks to collaborate with the House of Emanuel Ungaro and sign on as a "creative consultant" for the fashion line. But Ungaro's head designer, Colombiano Esteban Cortazar is not feeling the partnership.
"Esteban is threatening to leave the company if they bring Lindsay on as a consultant," a fashion insider told he NY Post, "It has been a revolving door of designers there and if he leaves, his team will go with him."
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 05/27/2009 - 15:51
Barcelona-based clothing chain Mango has replaced former spokesperson Penélope Cruz with her Vicky Christina Barcelona costar Scarlett Johansson. The blonde actress will be the face of its new fall/winter '09–'10 advertising campaign.
Mango executives were impressed by Johansson’s "extraordinary personality, fun, young; she's Mango's ideal urban woman, independent and cosmopolitan."
By Christine Estevez | 05/26/2009 - 15:30
Oscar de la Renta has been a prominent force in the fashion industry for over four decades and he’s not showing signs of slowing down any time soon. The Dominican designer has always had a fondness for the refined and feminine, a quality that has attracted high-caliber clientele like Sarah Jessica Parker, Beyoncé Knowles, Penélope Cruzand Jackie Onassis.
By Christine Estevez | 05/21/2009 - 17:00
Last fall, Mariah Carey gave her devoted followers the chance of a lifetime: The opportunity to deck the pop diva out in an original “Luscious Pink” design, named in honor of the new fragrance she launched.