Psychologies magazine just launched its 12th international edition in Belgium, a small European country currently on the verge of being split in two. This new “dual” edition will be published under license by Lagardère’s usual partner there, Edition Ventures, which already publishes local versions of Elle, Elle Decor and Art & Decoration). There will be a French and a Flemish edition of the magazine for both communities with a print run of 35 000 copies a month each.
Since the inception of the Italian edition in 2004, Psychologies magazine has now global editions in China, Russia, Spain, Great-Britain, South Africa, Mexico, Greece, and some more.
Posted in Europe, Health/Psychology, Intl edition, Women's
Tagged Art & Decoration, Belgium, Editions Ventures, Elle, Elle Decor, European Union, Flemish, French, international edition, issue, Lagardère Active, magazine, Psychologies
Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld talks about stylish craftsmanship in the October issue of Burda Style Germany and offers readers two exclusive “Lagerfeld patterns” to work.
He is one of the greatest fashion designers in the world: Karl Lagerfeld. His name is inseparable from the Chanel, Chloé, Valentino and Fendi couture houses. In the October issue of Burda Style of fashion czar will exclusively make two of his latest designs available to the readers of the magazine for free. One is a jacket and the other one a skirt, both penned by the designer himself and available for the readers to sew themselves.
In the inside interview with the German master, he speaks up about style, craftsmanship and the current “Do-It-Yourself” fashion trend. His tip for timeless style: “Every woman should necessarily have a pair of jeans, a nice skirt, a white shirt, a classic jacket and a nice jumper in her wardrobe.”
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To the question whether one can acquire style over time, the native of Hamburg replies: “It is better one was born with that notion. There are no after-hours classes one can attend, style comes naturally. One cannot analyze style. If you’ve got it, it will show in all things you wear or do. “
The full interview with Karl Lagerfeld and the exclusive patterns can be found in the October issue of Burda Style, available in German newsstands from September 15.
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The September issue of French Playboy, published under license by 1633, is themed “Gold edition”. It will be the “fil conducteur” throughout the whole issue…anything that has to do with gold or is golden (like the silence for instance!).
The “Gold edition” features naked models covered in gold paint ( it is Playboy after all), an interview of 60’s legendary designer Paco Rabanne, whose most recent masterpiece is a golden ornament work donned by the singer Shakira in parts of the “Gypsy” music video.
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French celebrity weekly Gala just released its last issue today September 15, which comes with a free pair of 3D glasses since the issue is exceptionally three-dimensional. It features French 60’s pop legend Michel Polnareff at 60 with his pregnant girlfriend on the cover.
All articles and ad pages published in this issue of Gala are embedded with a 3D feature. It is a first for the celebrity and style weekly published by Prisma Presse, French subsidiary of German media giant Gruner + Jahr! The title, which has a circulation of 268 199 copies per week, has embraced a strategy of “creative coups” after introducing a daily Gala Croisette during the last Cannes Film Festival in May for instance. It will also publish a daily version during the Paris Fashion Week that starts on September 28 until Cctober 8, 2010.
Posted in Celebrities/Stars, Entertainment, Europe, Innovation, Women's
Tagged 3 dimensions, 3D, Avatar, cover, Croisette, Danyellah, enceinte, France, Gala, Gala Croisette, glasses, Gruner + Jahr, issue, magazine, Michel Polnareff, papa, Paris, Paris Fashion Week, Prisma Presse, three-dimensional
Wallpaper* marks its move into short film-making for its sex-rated September issue. The film is named “Quatre” and is a collaboration with RSA Films. It is a “complex tale of mistaken identities, passions reignited, the latest Lanvin and good old girl-on-girl action.” “Quatre” is a three-minute film that aims to combine sex, fashion and furniture in a story based on mistaken identities and reignited passions.
RSA Films director Vernie Yeung, who previously worked on ad campaigns for the likes of Sony Bravia, Canon and Motorola in Europe and Asia, makes his Wallpaper* debut with the film. Also on board were set designer Max Bellhouse and fashion stylist Tamara Rothstein.
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The film can be viewed in full at Wallpaper.com and stills from the film can be seen in a 12-page fashion feature in the mag.
“When Wallpaper* does film, we do it properly. “Quatre” is an elegant and erotically charged must-see piece of cinema.” said Tony Chambers, the editor-in-chief of Wallpaper*.
Wallpaper’s September Fashion and Sex issue is on sale on Thursday 12 August 2010.
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