Fashion PR Fridays: Fashion, PR & Marketing Links 11.18.11

Men and Women both love fashion but consume it in completely different ways. Companies such as Coach and Net-a-porter are starting to distinguish those differences and doing a bang up job offering social media outlets that cater to those seperate needs. (via Women’s Wear Daily)

Check out this interview with John Tiffany! He worked with the “Fashion Fairy Godmother”, Eleanor Lambert, who pretty much invented Fashion PR (yah, no big deal or anything). (via Fashion School Daily)

Google+ is the supposed new Facebook, but the presence online is lagging behind. Over 60% of brands have created pages but no one is following them, why?

The blogger world is about to receive an update from West coast company iFabbo. By creating badges for bloggers, it creates a more standardized system and makes following FTC regulations that much easier. (via SF Indie Fashion)

It isn’t every day that someone is mistaken as the opposite gender, but even more rare to be so attractive that say a young man is catcalled by a straight man walking down the streets of NYC. Model Andrej Pejic has run into this issue, but embraces it and looks stunning styled as a woman on the most recent cover of Out magazine. (via The Cut Blog)

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.