Monthly Archives: June 2014

Adidas World Cup 2014 Brazuca Ball Takes a Fashionable Turn

Adidas and online luxury retailer LUISAVIAROMA invited a number of designers including Balmain, Missoni, Marni, Rick Owens, Pharrell Williams, Dolce & Gabbana, Roberto Cavalli among others to present their vision of World Cup’s Adidas official Brazuca ball. The designers presented their work at a charity event, called Make Kids Happy, organized by Adidas and LUISAVIAROMA .The event took place earlier this week in an ebay form auction where the purpose of the project was to raise funds for the Brazilian Gol de Letra Fondation, which helps children and adolescents from disadvantaged areas of Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. Check out the fashionable works of art…...

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And Who Said Lebanon Is Not Part of the World Cup 2014?

And who said Lebanon is not part of the World Cup 2014? Jennifer Lopez came on stage during the Opening Ceremony of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil, wearing a custom designed look by Lebanese Couture Fashion designer Charbel Zoe and to complete the look she matched the outfit with a pair of Christian Louboutin shoes, and Yeprem jewelry. On stage with Pitbull, and Claudia Leitte to sing the official World Cup song “We Are One (Ole Ola)” to the huge packed stadium. JLo tweeted before the performance as a tease. “#whatshouldjlowear4theworldcup #jlovers I’m trying to decide what to wear today for the World Cup? ##jlogreenwc #jlosilverwc or #jlocatsuitwc ??? Let me know!!! Hope u watch! #worldcup2014″ And thank God people voted for the green!...

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Beirut Design Week: Cecy Collection by C by Cynthia

C by Cynthia just launched her new “Cecy Collection” as part of the 3rd Edition of Beirut Design Week. The Collection includes shoulder bags that come in a variety of fresh summer colors – a great companion to any stylish, edgy yet simple look this summer. Other collections include the Weekender Bag that comes in handy for your summer weekends getaways… And of course the Box Python Clutches which are great to carry out to glamorous events and weddings this season....

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Moschino Brings You the Sweetest iPhone Cover

Chocolate popsicle anyone?  To be more specific a Moschino popsicle anyone? Designed by Jeremy Scott to protect your iPhone 5, 5S or 5C from this cute cover, made of soft silicone, shows off a cheerful smiley face on the back. This is one of this summer’s sweetest covers…Available now on the Net-a-Porter.  ...

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Platform 39 Launches New ‘Assouline’ Luxury Books Collection

As part of the Beirut Design Week, Platform 39 held a garden cocktail party to launch its new selection of Books published by “ASSOULINE” – Luxury Books on Design & Architecture, Fashion, Art, Travel & Lifestyle, etc. But that’s not all… Fashionrepublik loves Platform 39, a truly unique space where you can find pieces to spice up your interiors, while discovering new talents through an eclectic mix of furniture; home and lifestyle objects created by emerging and established independent designers from Lebanon, the Middle East & Africa. Also, Platform 39 encourages and promotes the design industry and culture in the country by offering/hosting in its “WagonLab” Art, Design & Lifestyle related workshops addressed to professionals and the general public. Creative individuals and companies can use this one of a kind space for a wide variety of courses, meetings and events.  ...

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