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Fashion PR Fridays, July 3

Hide from the crazies this holiday weekend and take some time to learn about Twitter in the latest Coutorture BlogTalk Radio segment on Twitter. This segment’s co-host is super blogger Maria Palma, author of The Runway Scoop and the Beauty Is Within. We’ll be chatting for an hour this Sunday, July 6th starting at 6pm EST. Check out Style IT, and co-host Maria Palma on Twitter

Thinking about graduate school? PRSA hosts a free teleseminar with Dr. Sha (my thesis advisor!) on July 8

Fur What? Alexandra Bruell at PR Week gets the scoop on the history of fashion, fur, and fashion PR from Sandy Blye of Blye Media Relations

Catch up on your chemicals with The Coveted’s Interview with Stacy Malkan, auchor of Not Just a Pretty Face: The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry, an expose about toxic chemicals in beauty products

Murketing evaluates the Converse ad site

Vanity Fair editorial assistant Bill Bradley needs $10,000 Facebook fans or he will lose his job (via PR Junkie)

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Known as the “fashion publicist’s most powerful accessory,” (San Diego Union-Tribune) and the “West Coast ‘It’ girl of fashion PR,” (YFS Magazine) Crosby Noricks put fashion public relations on the digital map when she launched PR Couture in 2006. She is the author of Ready to Launch: The PR Couture Guide to Breaking into Fashion PR, available on Amazon. Crosby spends her time managing PR Couture and mentoring fashion publicists through PRISM and Instappable, as well as the biannual NYC workshop, Fashion PR Confidential. Occasionally, she opens up limited consulting spots for emerging brands through her signature offering, The Brand Elixir.