Get the Free Hip Hop Fashion Review widget for your site

You can now get our blog as a widget (news feed) and plug it right into your own site or blog. In order to set it up,  just follow the link below and get your widget in the size and colour which best fits in with your site. 

 Adds great value to any site with regular articles and current trends in the urban fashion scene.  Get the widget here. You can embed into Myspace, WordPress, Digg, Facebook etc…. Get the code and follow the instructions. It’s easy.

Support Hip Hop Fashion, Urban fashion, streetwear and design. Get the widget here.

Advertisements

Your tshirt and fashion choice

Vote for your choice and help us to provide better content.

Visit our main site: www.october.co.uk
t shirt printing, screen printing, embroidery

FaCshion Exhibition – London

4 February 2008, LondonFaCshion is an independent fashion shopping event that promises a fun-filled day out for the fashion conscious with an appetite for fashion and a huge inspiration to shop. FaCshion aims to bridge the gap between the trade buyer, fashion designer and fashionista scheduled on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 February 2008 at The Music Room, London.

FaCshion

With a significant increase in demand for ethical and fair trade fashion we are thrilled to welcome Amira Wear, Amoosi, Artisan Life, Bailey Clothing, OMyJimmy and Vanjon at FaCshion. Trade buyers can also expect women’s wear by Axiom Clothing, Dakou Clothing, Edlbruck and London College of Fashion women’s wear graduate, Nadia Ivanova, whose client list includes Helena Bonham Carter, Mel B and Ashley Jensen of Ugly Betty; and Fire-Hose, a pioneering new company that handcraft lifestyle products exclusively from decommissioned fire hose.

Expect to find a mixture of independent brands from unisex fashion by Alexander Longe, Maame Baryeh London, Mr. Wingate, Siswati Concepts and Sourced Clothing to elegant lingerie by Kiss Me Deadly, Only One, Vanjo and corsetry by EdenCoeur and FairyGothMother; limited edition handbags by Jolaby and luxury leather handbags by Atelier Annick, Oufi and jewellery by DottyK, Emma Levinson and Sang. Visit www.FaCshion.co.uk to view the exhibitor list.

Advance tickets cost £4 available from ticketweb.co.uk or by calling 08700 600 100. Trade buyers and press can register for complimentary access via info@FaCshion.co.uk.

FaCshion1

Contact:

Event Organiser
Tel: +44 (0) 7946 121 043

Press and Marketing
Tel: +44 (0) 7950 700 703

Email: info@facshion.co.uk

Venue:
The Music Room

26 South Molton Lane

London

W1K 5AB

About FaCshion:

FaCshion is an independent fashion shopping event scheduled Saturday 16 February (12:00 – 19:00) and Sunday 17 February 2008 (12:00 – 17:00) for consumers and trade buyers. Consumers can enjoy a shopping experience and the opportunity to purchase independent collections directly from the designer. Trade buyers can source new collections from established designers and meet new designers that seldom have the budget to exhibit at traditional trade shows. Press visitors should complete a copy of the attached ticket and present on the day to gain complimentary access to FaCshion.

 

www.october.co.uk
tshirt printing, screen printing, embroidery

 

 If you enjoyed this post then make sure you subscribe to our RSS feed

2008 UK Fashion Export Awards Offers Stands At Key International Fashion Exhibitions

fashionawards

UK Fashion Exports (UKFE) has attracted a number of high value prizes for winners of this year’s Export Awards, due to be held at Landmark London on 5th June 2008. Entry forms for the Awards are now available.

The prize list for the UK Fashion Export Awards includes stands at a number of overseas exhibitions as well as financial support and global trade advice worth £20,000 provided by FedEx and a subscription to on-line fashion information service WGSN. For the first time stands at So Ethic in Paris, Mother Baby & Child in Dubai and Moda Menswear in Birmingham are being offered, as well as space at Prêt à Porter Paris or The Train New York, Mode City Paris & Interfilière and Pure Accessories in London.


The prize list for the UK Fashion Export Awards includes stands at a number of overseas exhibitions as well as financial support and global trade advice worth £20,000 provided by FedEx and a subscription to on-line fashion information service WGSN. For the first time stands at So Ethic in Paris, Mother Baby & Child in Dubai and Moda Menswear in Birmingham are being offered, as well as space at Prêt à Porter Paris or The Train New York, Mode City Paris & Interfilière and Pure Accessories in London. “We are excited about this year’s prizes – they offer real opportunities to British fashion exporters to promote themselves internationally,” says Paul Alger, Executive Director, UK Fashion Exports. “We are confident that these prizes will encourage even more companies to apply for an Award this year. Being shortlisted for, or even winning, one of these Awards, is a great boost to company morale and tells the world that the company is an international player.The Awards are designed to reward companies, irrespective of size, who have demonstrated export excellence. This year’s industry judging panel will be looking for winners in eight categories – Menswear; Men’s Accessories; Womenswear; Women’s Accessories; Childrenswear; Ethical Fashion; Lingerie/Beach Fashion; and New Exporter. The Exporter of the Year Award, sponsored by Landsbanki, and the Export Personality of the Year Award will be nominated by the industry. Marks and Spencer, longstanding member and one of the UK’s most significant retail exporters, also supports the event with sponsorship. HRH The Princess Royal, President of UK Fashion Exports, will present the Awards. All finalists will receive a free ticket to the Awards lunch at The Landmark London on 5 June 2008.

Entry forms can be downloaded aboveor are available from paul.alger@ukfashionexports.com

Closing date for entries is 10 March 2008 Companies such as Aquascutum, Ben Sherman, Berlei, Dents, figleaves.com, Frank Usher, Goat, Gossard, Henri-Lloyd, Janet Reger, John Smedley, Links of London, Mulberry, Orla Kiely, Panache, Sara Berman, Sarah Arnett, Tickitty Boo, Speedo, Start-Rite, Tateossian, The Duffer of St George, Vivienne Westwood are among more than 220 companies that have benefited from winning an Award over the past 22 years.

Click here to goto the official website.

www.october.co.uk
t shirt printing, screen printing, embroidery

 If you enjoyed this post then make sure you subscribe to our RSS feed

BrandNew – streetwear for distinguished youth

Brandnew

 BRANDNEW AND YOU

BrandNew is an esoteric luxury brand focused on rapid fashion for distinguished youth. The Company designs and sources clothing and accessories, distributing through a network of retail boutiques & wholesale channels worldwide. The objective is to create stylish apparel that is always changing. Since its founding, BrandNew has been synonymous with quality, excellence and a fresh-youthful outlook.

“IT’S NOT JUST BRANDNEW THIS SECOND, OR TODAY, OR EVEN THIS YEAR…. BUT CONSTANTLY”

We are here to lead you in a new direction, bring a fresh look on distinguished youth, rapid fashion, and keen sense of style.

BrandNew’s History

BrandNew was conceptualized in 2004. Founded by Scotty Taylor, whose resume includes Asst. Product Manager for Burton Snowboards, Co-developer and Designer of Nibus; a clothing & accessories line made from Hemp and other sustainable materials as well as Owner of Catalyst Design; a design, sourcing, product management and screen printing company. BrandNew was inspired by four seasons, all types of fashion, Snow Boarders, Skaters, Musicians and Intellects. BrandNew is now owned by Partners Scotty Taylor, Rebecca Welch and John Cross who each bring a unique skill-set to the table. The BrandNew team plans to take the online youth clothing market by storm, as well as acquire other brands to represent on the site. BrandNew should be the place to go when you want to find the latest in fashion from up and coming artists as well as established brands.

Location and Facilities

BrandNew is being driven by the unique fast paced North East coast in Burlington, Vermont. The goal is to make this a global brand, recognized world-wide as the place to go for fashion. Facilities are located in the South End of Burlington; an area that is artistically driven and promotes new up-and-coming businesses. BrandNew is currently available on the website or the brick and mortar store Steez at 104 Church St. (2nd Floor), Burlington, VT. Stay tuned as BrandNew will be available in more stores across the country.

Visit: www.brandnewclothing.com to view catalogue.

Pilot – High end labels such as Neil Barrett, Prada Sport, Y3 and Vivienne Westwood

Pilot

In the physical world Pilot is one of the most respected fashion retailers in the United Kingdom. The first Pilot Men store opened over twenty years ago. Pilot Men has always been at the cutting edge of men’s fashion, bringing new labels to its audiences such as Maharishi and G Star way back in 1999.

Pilot 2

Today a killer brand mix can be found at its central Leicester headquarters. High end labels such as Neil Barrett, Prada Sport, Y3 and Vivienne Westwood can be found on the first floor design room. The ground floor is the home to popular brands such as G Star, Diesel, Replay, Yen by Michiko Koshino, Ra:re D&G as well as the most eminent jeans brand in the world PRPS. The ground floor has a cool urban vibe and showcases Maharishi, Ringspun plus some smaller designers such as Oakwood. Next door is Pilot.Net. The focus here is definitely street with limited edition Nike trainers, Lacoste, as well as limited edition Levis, Evisu, Avirex. Recent editions include Artful Dodger and Gio Goi. Pilot.Women takes the Pilot ethos to womenswear. Brands such as Nolita, Diesel, G Star, Replay and Firetrap which live in harmony in its intimate surroundings. In the virtual world My:PILOT is a new and exiting extension of the Pilot brand. Visit: http://www.netclothing.net/

Pilot 3

www.october.co.uk
t shirt printing, screen printing, embroidery

 If you enjoyed this post then make sure you subscribe to our RSS feed

The Junction clothes shop – Michiko Koshino Yen, Duffer of St George

Junction clothing 3

The Junction clothes shop was opened in February of 2003 and stocks Michiko Koshino Yen, Duffer of St George, Miss Sixty clothing and shoes, Lyle and Scott, Gio Goi, Wale Adeyemi, Nolita, Worn By, Amplified and Votan, Fly London Shoes, Fly 53, Luke, Junk de Luxe, Take Two, Religion, Buddhist Punk, Jocasi and many more.

Junction clothing 1

Look out for The Junction website coming soon!!! www.junctionclothing.com. New collections for Spring Summer 07 from Birkenstock, Addict and Artful Dodger.

Junction Clothing 2

You can find us in the Old Village, Corby, Northants and contact us on telephone 01536 201122.

www.october.co.uk
t shirt printing, screen printing, embroidery

 If you enjoyed this post then make sure you subscribe to our RSS feed