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MyWardrobe HQ to introduce luxury menswear rental with Belstaff

MyWardrobe HQ, the fashion and luxury rental and resale platform, is branching into menswear, after announcing a collaboration with Belstaff to introduce the market’s first luxury rental offering for men.  This rental collaboration isn’t about tuxedos and formalwear, MyWardrobe HQ x Belstaff will offer men everyday clothing and outerwear, through Belstaff’s Icons range of bestselling waxed cotton and leather jackets including the Trialmaster, Racemaster and Gangster. The partnership is “symbolic of how fashion is changing,”…

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New York designer Minkoff mixes in-person show with ‘extended reality’

New York – Rebecca Minkoff is one of few designers to present her collection at New York’s Fashion Week in person — but she’s also betting on the power of streaming, using innovative technology to immerse online viewers in her work. Just like at last fall’s edition of Fashion Week, this spring’s collections will be presented almost exclusively online due to the Covid-19 pandemic — and many of the major designers have opted out altogether.…

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Bronx and Banco brings nightlife glamour back

How long before nightlife really returns? Come on, we are all waiting, and everyone is asking that question. While we ponder when we will get some more return to normalcy, the other question is, “what to wear once we can paint the town red again?” Natalie De’Banco, creative director of Bronx and Banco, has some ideas. De’Banco was inspired by her memories of one of the most popular spots in Sydney, the Piano Room. The…

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Szafnauer sees ‘chances of a few race wins’ for Aston Martin

Aston Martin team boss Otmar Szafnauer believes his team can hit the ground running next month in Bahrain and possibly challenge for “a few race wins” in 2021. The Silverstone-based squad finished P4 in F1’s Constructors’ standings last year, just seven points behind McLaren but with a race win under its belt, courtesy of Sergio Perez’s memorable triumph at Sakhir. Lawrence Stroll’s outfit opens up a new chapter in its history this year following its…

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Rixo debuts vintage-inspired bridal collection

British fashion brand Rixo has launched its first bridal collection filled with vintage-inspired pieces designed in elevated fabrics cut in the label’s classic silhouettes. The limited-edition 26-piece ready-to-wear bridal collection has been designed by co-founders Henrietta Rix and Orlagh McCloskey and offers everything from traditional bridal gowns to contemporary tailoring with ostrich feathered trims. Described by the brand as a seasonless collection that embodies “the many modern brides of today” the collection channels the brand’s…

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Première Vision unveils digital programme for its Paris February show

Paris trade show Première Vision will remain all-digital for its February edition, as physical events remain impossible. The organisers are hopeful it will return to hosting live events in the second half of 2021, starting with its Blossom fair in June. The online only show includes new services for professionals, which reflect the digital acceleration of the international textile fair. On its website the company will unite all its fairs and marketplace. The traditional three-day…

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Giovinazzi hints at ‘peculiar’ nose design of 2021 Alfa Romeo

Antonio Giovinazzi got a sneak peak at Alfa Romeo’s 2021 charger, and revealed that the Swiss outfit’s car looks “beautiful” and will feature a “peculiar” nose design compared to its predecessor. Alfa Romeo has retained both the 27-year-old Italian, who will be heading into his third full season of F1, and teammate Kimi Raikkonen. In an interview with Sky Italia, Giovinazzi shared his first impressions of the Hinwil squad’s 2021 contender. “I saw the new…

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Steve Austin’s New Protégé, JR’s New Restaurant, Legendary Star Finished

Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter – Ken Kennedy is quietly becoming the unofficial protégé of Stone Cold Steve Austin. According to one backstage source, Kennedy is always talking to Austin as to what he is doing right and what he needs to improve on. It is said that Kennedy talks to Austin at least once a week to get pointers on how to make it to the top of the business. – Jim Ross will be…

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F1 drops #WeRaceAsOne rainbow logo – still plans pre-race moment

F1 has announced that it has dropped the diversity rainbow branding associated with its #WeRaceAsOne movement as the sport sets new priorities for its initiative. F1 launched the WeRaceAsOne initiative at the start of the 2020 season to promote the fight against COVID-19 and racial inequality. The rainbow branding – used internationally in the recent crisis to bring communities together – featured prominently on all the teams’ car, on trackside signage and on F1’s communication…

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