Fashion PR Fridays: Fashion, PR & Marketing Links 10.7.11

Condé Nast’s editors set on boycotting changed Milan Fashion Week dates in attempt to sway Italians into setting dates back to the way they were before (via The Cut Blog)

Nicola Formichetti’s second collection for the high fashion brand Thierry Mugler wasn’t met with the best reviews from professionals and fans alike. Could social media be the culprit? (via The High Low)

The close of the month of fashion is here but you can still satisfy withdrawals and relive all your favorite designs from New York, London, Milan and Paris. (via New York Times Style)

Ad Age honors Vogue as magazine of the year due to its ability to beat the odds by growing in the areas of both ads and circulation. (via The New York Post)

Elie Tahari is rumored to be in the market to acquire Catherine Malandrino within the next couple of weeks. (via Women’s Wear Daily)

Steve Jobs’ death has been plastered all over the news lately including, surprisingly, the fashion world. His death has reportedly caused an increase in the sales of his signature black turtleneck by almost 100%! (via Fashionista)

 

About This Author

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.