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David Beckham will together with H&M make his Bodywear range for men available to millions of fans globally through a long-term partnership.

The long-term alliance will allow David Beckham to produce and exclusively sell his eagerly awaited new DAVID BECKHAM bodywear line in around 1,800 H&M stores in around 40 countries worldwide. New Bodywear products being launched seasonally.

The initial range will be launched to coincide with Valentine’s Day 2012 from February 2nd.

“Over the past year, I’ve been developing my Bodywear range with my team and I’m extremely positive about what we have designed and produced,” said David Beckham. “The final piece in the jigsaw was a retail partner who has the vision and capability to distribute these products globally. In H&M we have found the perfect partner to collaborate with going forward, I’m excited and looking forward to showcasing the range to H&M customers from February.”

 

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Just saw the H&M´s F/W preview…and fell in love! Earthy hues, hot on trend orange and winter whites, paired with 70´s reminiscences and genius pieces as these boots that play it twice as booties!!

But if have to leave just with one piece, it´d definitely be this show-stopping caped coat. Wool long waistcoat with a zip and pockets at the front, and an attached cape with a press-stud and scarf…multi-tasking and on budget, how come you are not ordering it yet?

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For all of you living outside the UK, Gok Wan might sound as an exotic dish or new craze of gym-tastic dance. However, we are talking about one of the fash-guys that is doing more for women to feel nice, sexy and fashionable on their own bodies.

Gok’s designs have been crafted with the same sort of philosophy and fervour he possesses while zooming around on his TV show, bringing out his diamonds in the rough. ‘How to Look Good Naked’ show is aimed to show women how to look fantastic with their clothes on or off no matter what their body shape.

Sainsbury’s will stock the debut Gok for Tu womenswear range, consisting of 28 items which he hopes will let women “feel confident, stylish and positive about their bodies, whatever their budget, size or shape”. Ever the philanthropic modist, his prices will be as feel good as the collection we can most confidently expect from him – each item will cost £20-£45.

You see, Gok Wan has designed a collection of 13 key pieces for the supermarket’s TU label – and with built-in shape-wear including hidden tummy flatteners and instant boob boosters, they are guaranteed to flatter every figure. Gok says: “With these clothes, I want women to flirt, flaunt and celebrate their curves. I’ve spent the last few months working through every detail and believe we’ve delivered attainable and affordable design like never before.”

With 30,000 pieces, in sizes eight-22, going into 200 stores on October 6, the collection is likely to be a sell-out success – especially as prices range affordable.

For now, Sainsbury’s are keen to keep the collection under wraps – but they have released one image of a vibrant red wrap dress, which will be on sale for £40.

FREE JIMMY CHOO SHOES FOR EVERY BRIDE-TO-BE

You’ve bagged the man of your dreams, chosen the perfect gown, gathered the bridesmaids and even thought about flowers. What next? For a wedding even Carrie Bradshaw or Kate Middleton would approve of, head to the elegant White Swan Pub and Dining Room in the heart of the City of London.

This is the glossy offer that The White Swan has in mind to treat any bride-to-be:  not only will it provide the must-have wow factor but every bride-to-be will receive a free pair of designer Jimmy Choo shoes to ensure it really is the best day of your life.

If you haven´t booked the venue for your magic day yet, it´ll definitely be a fashion savvy option to go for The White Swan, as it would provide you and your man with that romantic yet modernly elegant ambience you always dreamed of…without forgetting the best companion to walk the aisle in sheer luxe heels!!

te cream walls, crisp-white linen-covered tables, the highest quality bespoke furniture and its own individual bar – it’s the ideal spot for your wedding breakfast.

Mid way between The Hills, Gossip Girl and The City, the last chapter of What Should I Wear by Mango show you the perfect attire for a number of occasions: girls night out, job interview, meeting with your client, homecoming dinner or just flirty drinks with that colleague that you particularly fancy…

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This coming Autumn promises to be a good review of the old good classics. Be ready to fly free and plunge into Swing new era. Take a walk at Carnaby Street for some inspiration, rescue your over knee high boots (preferably those with squared wooden heels)and team them up with flirty skater skirts and minis in acid colors. Keep your colored jeans out and give them a new twist with turtle neck sweaters in neutrals as beige, black or navy blue. Two pieces ensembles are a must, just pick the pair that suits you best, from twin-sets to structured mini-dresses and minimalist matching coats.

Think Seventies and look to Sixties style icons Mary Quant, Twiggy and Julie Christie. Make the most of your summer sales and grab a good pair of silky Palazzo trousers (as these by Zara: they are a good investment as also tick the bold color box, trend that arrived last Spring to stay) and chunky samdals, to be recycled by pairing them with thick knee high school shocks. Broad wing hats, fringed bags and earthy colours as mustard, orange and sand are the basics to spoe up your September wardrobe.

If you crave for every ad campaign by Polo Ralph Lauren, you´ll be thrilled with this year´s take on the posh school outfits. This checked blazer by La Redoute is a definite must to add to your basics collection.

If want to connect with your mosr glamorous inner trend setter, look back to the Forties. Vogue UK reports how Gucci, Miuccia Prada, Jean Paul Gaultier and Donna Karan have ushered in a season of sheer Forties glamour, complete with furs, pearls, gloves and shrugs – all revolving around the pencil skirt.

 

Grazia magazine has launched a new talent initiative to find the UK’s next big designer. Title Fash Factor, the winner will see their designs published in a double-page spread, allowing for Grazia’s many readers to become familiar with the new generation talent.

The competition takes place Tuesday, July 5th, and is an open invitation to fashion students, budding designers, milliners, shoe designers, and jewellers to bring their designs to the offices of Grazia, and show them before a judging panel of Grazia editors, A-list fashion designers and top industry experts and buyers.

The panel will be judging entries for two womenswear categories – clothing and accessories. The winning designs will be photographed and featured in the next issue of Grazia magazine, Britain’s best-selling fashion glossy.

Auditions are held at Endeavour House, 189 Shaftesbury Avenue, London WC2H 8JG. All entrants will be seen on a first come, first served basis, with doors opening at 9am, and judging continuing until 1pm.

All designers will be given a strict three-minute slot for a “speed pitch” before the judging panel, of which 1 minute will be available for the designer to briefly introduce: themselves,their experience and qualifications, and the inspiration behind their design.

Each entrant may present one outfit, one pair of shoes, or one accessory. All designs must be presented to the judging panel worn by the designer, or by one accompanying model.

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