Perfect cashmere sweaters and knits made brilliantly well, made in the borders of Scotland and the west coast of Ireland. Using only the finest quality natural yarns. Linking and finishing every garment by hand.
Crafting beautiful clothing that reflects a modern design sensibility, while maintaining a classic sophistication that transcends seasons. AG was launched in 2000 by Yul Ku, a pioneer in the denim industry. While their DNA is rooted in denim, AG's evolution from an exclusively premium denim brand to a contemporary lifestyle brand began in 2008 when Samuel Ku, son of Yul Ku, took over as the brand's Creative Director. Since then, Samuel and the AG design team have focused their efforts on seamlessly integrating complete collections that reflect the true sensibility of the brand: Chic. Sophisticated. Classic. From the initial stages of concept and design, to cutting, sewing, laundering, finishing and shipping, AGs vertically integrated manufacturing facilities unite their design expertise with manufacturing ingenuitytruly unparalleled in the fashion industry. They believe in being socially active and responsible. Whether it's their Ozone Technology and use of eco-conscious fibers, or their partnership with charity: water, a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing clean and safe drinking water to people in developing nations, they are committed to making a difference.
Perhaps as a treat for your own little angel or a gift for a loved ones baby, a luxury blanket from Angel Cashmere is the perfect choice. Founded in 2006, sister and brother team, Michelle and Jamie, continue to design and produce luxury baby blankets in striking designs and a wide range of cashmere options, with blankets to suit every budget and every taste. Not only soft and delicate on babys skin, a great quality of cashmere is that it insulates in cold weather and breathes in warm weather, making these blankets an ideal choice whatever the time of year. Their online gift collection also includes an adorable range of knitted, fair-trade, organic soft toys that would make wonderful gifts for birthdays, christenings or any other special occasion. Exceptional customer service ensures every order is shipped within 24 hours and is beautifully gift wrapped, making them hard to beat when it comes to buying the perfect baby gift. They source only the finest white cashmere to produce their baby blankets. This premium pure cashmere consists of white, long, fine hair from the under fleece of Mongolian goats which has been combed to remove the outer coat (or guard hair). Cashmere production is an intensive and lengthy process, but is guaranteed to deliver a luxury product. If you look after your cashmere lovingly it should last a life time.
Founded in 1992 in Wayne, Pennsylvania, Anthropologie has grown into a one-of-a-kind destination for those seeking a curated mix of clothing, accessories, gifts and home décor to reflect their personal style and fuel their lives' passions. Taking inspiration from the worlds of fashion, art and entertaining, they are committed to offering their customers signature products and unmatched service; both online and in their stores throughout the UK and North America. They are passionate about collaboration and are proud to nurture partnerships with both established and upcoming artists to bring their customers unique, covetable pieces to treasure. Their buyers and designers travel the world to uncover special products and to collaborate with talented artists. The result? A unique assortment that includes clothing, accessories, beauty, found objects, gifts and more, with influences ranging from vintage to global. Their teams have a commitment to creativity, passion, and entrepreneurship but hope their success lies at keeping the customer at the heart of everything they do.
Fashion designer Bella Freud was born in London and studied in Rome. She is renowned for her signature jumpers Je taime Jane, Ginsberg is God and 1970. Fans of Bella Freud include Alexa Chung, Laura Bailey, Kate Moss and Alison Mosshart. Bella launched her eponymous label in 1990. Her first collection featured sexy knitted dresses in bookish colours, mini tailored suits and a small selection of shoes and bags. Bella went on to win Most Innovative Designer at the London Fashion Awards in 1991 and produced a Super 8 short film Day at the Races as an alternative to a fashion show. Bellas second film More Clothes directed by Kate Garner was shot on 35mm film and showcased the SS 1992 collection. Seasonal catwalk shows followed, then in 1999 Bella began her fashion film collaboration with John Malkovich, co writing and producing three short films: Strap Hanging, Lady Behave, and Hideous Man. In 2001 Bella also collaborated with rock icon Anita Pallenberg on Memo, a limited edition magazine featuring the AW2000 collection, inspired by the film Performance. From March 2000 to 2003 Bella consulted for British heritage brand Jaeger, rejuvenating their image and bringing British dressing to a younger audience. Between 2004 and 2006 Bella was appointed head of womenswear for the relaunch of Biba. She also consulted for Miss Selfridge, designing three capsule collections. 2010 saw Bella collaborating with friend and muse Susie Bick on a capsule collection inspired by Susies own ingenious style. In 2011 Bella co-wrote an experimental short film Submission with Bafta winning director Martina Amati. The performers wore knitted leotards and dresses featuring illustrations of shoes by Christian Louboutin. In 2012 Bella designed two capsule collections for Barbour. Bella also developed her own scented candle range, which launched exclusively with Space NK. Bellas love of film continued and in 2013 she art directed the short film Je t'ecoute, produced by Laura Bailey starring Lara Stone, which screened at White Cube Bermondsey. Bellas directorial debut Girl Boils Egg is a two minute film featuring Punk, commissioned by Nick Knight for SHOWstudio.com. 2013 also saw the development of the RTW collections and expansion into the beauty market. The Bella Freud Eau de Parfum collection was launched in 2014 and has gained a cult following.
Luxury goods department store based on Fifth Avenue in Midtown Manhattan in New York City. The company was founded in 1899 by Herman Bergdorf and was later owned and managed by Edwin Goodman, and later his son Andrew Goodman. Today, Bergdorf operates from two stores situated across the street from each other at Fifth Avenue between 57th and 58th streets. Bergdorf Goodman's main store, which opened at its current location in 1928, is located on the west side of Fifth Avenue. A separate men's store, established in 1990, is located on the east side of Fifth Avenue, directly across the street. Bergdorf is a subsidiary of Neiman Marcus, which is owned by the private equity firms TPG Capital and Warburg Pincus.
Founded in 1991 (initially launched with just 8 menswear products); in 1992 they launched womenswear and Mini Boden (children's wear) followed in 1996. In 2007 they launched Baby Boden and they also launched in Germany. On average they ship 12,500 parcels per day and they emply over 800 hard-working staff. Their teen range, 'Johnnie b', was launched in February 2010. They have a dedicated team committed to ethical trade and, through continuing efforts each year, they strive to make their business ever more ethically aware and responsible. They are longstanding members of the Ethical Trading Initiative and, for them, it's not enough to simply comply with legal requirements; they are constantly looking for new ways to improve their relationships with their suppliers and support their employees even further.They work with suppliers all over the world: China, India, Turkey, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Romania, Hungary, Indonesia, Italy, Thailand, Vietnam, Portugal, Taiwan, Tunisia, Bangladesh, Morocco, Spain, Italy and the UK. They always aim to work with suppliers and factories that share their responsibilities and values. They may be a mail order company, and they may send out lots of catalogues each year, but they do try to ensure that they aren't harming the environment. The paper used for their catalogues and offer cards is a recyclable and renewable product, made using wood sourced from sustainably managed forests and chlorine-free, bleached pulp. Wherever it is possible, they ensure that their packaging is recyclable and is made from recycled materials too. Just to prove that they haven't got anything against trees as a species, they joined forces with Rainforest Concern a few years back to help preserve and maintain 1300 acres of rainforest in Colombia and Ecuador.
Delivering value to live better, this NYC icon for more than 50 years, it is legendary for its exceptional offering of designer brands at amazing prices. Century 21 remains a leader in high end off-price fashion retail, offering men's, women's and children's apparel, footwear, outerwear, lingerie and accessories, along with beauty and home goods at select stores and online. The retailer is headquartered in Downtown Manhattan with 10 stores total. Locations in New York include Lincoln Square, Brooklyn, Queens and Long Island. There are three stores in New Jersey: Paramus, Morristown and Elizabeth. Century 21 Department Store opened its first store outside of the New York Metro area in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and continues to expand in new markets.
Chinti and Parker
Launched by London-based cousins Anna Singh and Rachael Wood in 2009, Chinti and Parker is a British luxury ready-to-wear label esteemed for its distinctive knitwear and highly wearable designs coined as classic-with-a-twist. With backgrounds in fashion and beauty, Anna and Rachael were inspired by the relaxed confidence of luxury American basics and decided to create their own collection of staples with a playful, conversational element and European sensibility. Chinti and Parker started with a handful of t-shirts and is now revered for its impossibly soft cashmere sweaters. The brands iconic styles feature unexpected details such as star-spangled intarsias, colour-pop pockets and elbow patches, as well as variations of Breton stripes. The collections now also span the finest wool, silk and jersey wardrobe staples in unique primary colour palettes with distinctive elements, providing a full wardrobe of laid-back feminine pieces for the Chinti and Parker girl. The brands everyday-luxe aesthetic has garnered loyal fans that include Alexa Chung, Olivia Palermo, Diane Kruger, Katie Holmes, Kate Bosworth, Poppy Delevingne and Cara Delevingne.
Wide range of luxury designer clothes for women, famous for 100% Italian production.
Ultimate denim destination curating the modern wardrobe. It was 2005 and Donna Ida Thornton couldnt find the right jeans. Sydney-born Donna knew what jeans she could pull off but dreaded the hours trawling through various department stores searching for that special pair of jeans that would make her look and feel great. Donna needed a place of sanctuary, a retreat for women like her who wanted to get the best advice for her style, to discover which jeans suited her best. London needed it. A denim haven with friendly and knowledgeable staff, who are armed with a concise edit of the best designer denim brands in the world. In October 2006, Donna Ida was born with the first Donna Ida boutique opening in Londons Chelsea. Donna soon became the saviour of every woman who placed their trust in her expertise, from fashion editors and celebrities to the stylish women of London. Two boutiques quickly followed along with the Donna Ida online launching in 2008. Along with the comprehensive denim selection, Donna Ida stocks a wider brand edit to complete the modern wardrobe which is anchored by denim. Customer service is at the heart of Donna Ida with all denim specialists carefully selected and trained to find the perfect jeans for you. All Donna Ida boutiques are designed with the customer in mind and feature the famous Denim Clinic where customers can book a one-to-one appointment with a style advisor. The directional concept is designed to be relaxing and each boutique has a bespoke interior that includes distinctive features such as full-length, three-way mirrors and podiums for you to admire your jeans from every angle. The concept is mirrored online at www.donnaida.com where the comprehensive Denim Clinic includes videos on body shape and denim shapes, a Designer Encyclopaedia, a Denim Dictionary and a Live Chat option for real time advise from a denim advisor. Donna Ida Thornton is widely considered the Jean Queen of London and in 2013 launched her own collection, IDA, a high-waisted denim collection completed with contemporary classic separates. The IDA denim collection has expanded to include six key denim shapes in key washes with seasonal fashion highlights.