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THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO PRONOUNCING FASHION BRANDS

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How do you pronounce Louis Vuitton? Is the E silent in Rodarte? Your most pertinent pronunciation queries resolved. Anna Sui Correct pronunciation: ah-na swee. The ‘ui’ is pronounced like a ‘w’. Balmain Correct pronunciation: bal-MAH-n. Refrain from placing too much emphasis on the ‘n’ sound, as ‘n’ should be pronounced softly in French names like […]

CAN MARCHESA FIND ITS FOOTING IN LIGHT OF WEINSTEIN SCANDAL?

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Whether the luxe womenswear brand Marchesa can survive the sexual misconduct scandal of co-founder Georgina Chapman’s estranged husband, Harvey Weinstein, remains to be seen: It canceled its New York Fashion Week show and has been virtually absent on red carpets this awards season. The company has been a mainstay in both arenas for a decade, until […]

BOND STREET ROLLS OUT RED CARPET FOR THE OSCARS

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  Twenty-One of the best dressed celebrity outfits at last year’s Oscar ceremony could have been bought on Bond Street, with over half of the featured designers having a presence on the luxury London shopping street, according to analysis conducted by global real estate advisors, Colliers International. Leonardo DiCaprio, who wore Giorgio Armani; Jennifer Lawrence who was […]