Thursday, October 14, 2021

Tag: Designer

Meet Lilith by Sita, the Celebrity-Approved Jewelry Designer Obsessed With Snakes

If you’re ophidiophobic, you may want to look away. Lilith by Sita is a new jewelry brand that finds beauty and inspiration in snakes. The label’s statement earrings, belts, and necklaces all feature the slithery reptiles on them and have been worn by Billie Eilish, Kim Kardashian, and Rosalía. 

The brand was founded in 2018 by Sita Abellan, a Spanish DJ, model, and stylist turned designer based in Barcelona. (Fun fact: She has a casual cameo in Rihanna’s “Bitch Better Have My Money” music video.) Abellan saw designing as an organic extension of the styling work she was doing,

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Day in the Life of Upcoming Jewelry Designer Charlotte Alden

  • Charlotte Alden is the founder of jewelry company lottie, which she started after losing her job last year.
  • Models and celebrities are already sporting her handmade designs. 
  • To Insider, Alden gives a behind-the-scenes look at running a jewelry brand as the category heats up. 
  • See more stories on Insider’s business page.

Charlotte Alden was working as an art specialist at an auction house when COVID-19 reached the US and shuttered roughly 200,000 businesses. She lost her job and struggled to find another, so she bought a bead kit on Amazon and launched her own jewelry company in October.

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14 Chic Wedding Guest Dresses From Saks’ Designer Sale

Attending weddings is fun, but shopping for said weddings? Now that’s another story. As the celebrations of love slowly make their way back onto your social calendar, shopping for a new dress that’s as cute as it is comfortable is in order. Whether you’re looking for the next great LBD, a floral number, or a gown that screams “black tie dress code,” Saks Fifth Avenue has all the options. The best part of all: They’re all on sale.

Now all that’s left for you to worry about now is finding the perfect pair of shoes to dance the night away

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Designer Phoebe Philo Returns to Fashion With Her Own Brand

LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 07:  Phoebe Philo attends the British Fashion Awards at The Savoy on December 7, 2010 in London, England.  (Photo by Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)

Designer Phoebe Philo announced her return to fashion after a three-year break, following her exit from fashion house Celine back in 2017. The designer joined the label back in 2008 and made a tremendous impact not only on the brand but on the fashion industry as a whole. Philo will be returning with her own eponymous label, backed by the world’s largest multinational corporation, LVMH. The corporation will only have a minority stake in the new Phoebe Philo brand, allowing the designer to fully express herself without restrictions.

In an announcement about her return, Philo said that “being in my

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Fashion retailer Zara condemns anti-Palestinian comments made by designer

Fashion retailer Zara on Tuesday condemned anti-Palestinian comments made by one of its senior designers after the remarks spurred calls for a boycott of the Spanish apparel line on social media.

Vanessa Perilman, Zara’s head designer for its women’s department, got into an online argument with model Qaher Harhash, who is Palestinian, over his advocacy for the people in Gaza.

“Maybe if your people were educated then they wouldn’t blow up the hospitals and schools that Israel helped to pay for in Gaza,” Perilman wrote to Harhash on Instagram over direct message on June 9.

“The people in my industry

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Gets Cozy with Bold & Beautiful Fashion Designer Bernice Burgos

TORONTO, June 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — UTU Technology Inc. is excited to announce the company has advanced discussions with globally recognized model, fashion designer and entrepreneur Bernice Burgos as a key influencer in preparation for the official UTU.ONE app launch.

Burgos started modeling at age 27 and experienced early success with fashion features in national magazines such as XXL and SHOW. Soon after, Bernice landed a role in the hit movie, “Notorious B.I.G.,” which grossed more than $44 million worldwide. The film’s acclaim opened more doors and she was handpicked for lead companion roles in

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