PARIS, Jun 25, 2011/ FW/ — Friday night, at the Hôtel Salomon de Rothschild, Bill Gaytten debuted as the new Creative Director of the John Galliano label. A graduate of the University College London, Gaytten has been with the company for 23 years and thus understands, perhaps even played a big...

Toronto-born fashion expert Jay Manuel has inked a multi-year deal with Sears Canada. The America's New Top Model personality and Canada's Next Top Model host has signed on as the creative director of Attitude Jay Manuel, the retailer's private label collection. "I'm thrilled to be working...

Balenciaga has picked Alexander Wang to succeed its outgoing designer Nicolas Ghesquiere, whose contract at the French fashion house ends on Friday, the Women's Wear Daily trade magazine reported. "Balenciaga will next week name Alexander Wang its new creative director," WWD wrote on Friday,...

Moschino has named Jeremy Scott as its new creative director. "This appointment respects the DNA of the brand as Jeremy Scott represents not only an eclectic and contemporary communicator but most of all a designer capable of reinterpreting the identity and the essence of Moschino," said the...

And how they came together last year in this shoot, when Alexa was named the face of the brand. Ah, the bliss, the bliss. And then this week Alexa was named as the creative director of the brand, and continuing her duties as the face of it too. Well done lady! Alexa was seen earlier this week...

In case you haven't heard, a Paris court has convicted shamed fashion designer John Galliano of unleashing anti-Semitic slurs at cafe patrons in Paris earlier this year. Galliano was fined for verbally abusing a couple in a Paris cafe with anti-Semitic insults, an incident that was caught on...

Karmaloop TV announved that Williams has been named creative director for the network scheduled to launch later this year. Karmaloop will feature original productions along with movies that have shaped the 18-to-34-year-olds who grew up with the Internet. The Grammy-winning Williams, who has...

French designer Roland Mouret– he of the infamous Galaxy dress– was just named creative director of footwear and accessories brand Robert Clergerie. The the 33-year-old shoe label has hired Mouret as part of its new development strategy–they want to bring a more contemporary feeling to the...

Twitter was ablaze this morning with news that celebrated makeup artist Sam Fine was named Creative Director of African-American cosmetics brand Fashion Fair: In his new role, the industry veteran will advise on new products, enrich Fashion Fair's color palette, and make in-store appearances....

A new creative director is set to helm the fashion house at John Galliano. British-born Bill Gaytten is expected to be given the top job after working alongside Galliano for over 23 years. The news was revealed on Friday, as Gaytten took to the catwalk after presenting the label's...

 

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