Fashion PR Fridays: Fashion, Marketing & Social Media Links 5.18.12

Singapore will be hosting the first ever live stream only fashion show appropriately dubbed Digital Fashion Week, DFW. (via San Francisco Gate)

Cannon Hodge, the face behind the Bergdorf Goodman’s Twitter account, talks about her experiences as social media manager at this top retailer. (via Daily Front Row)

If you didn’t get the chance to check out Chanel’s resort collection, here is a review along with photos of the show. (via WWD)

NBC’s Fashion Star finally crowned a winner, Kara Laricks, who was once just a school teacher in Kansas. (via Fashion Indie)

Fashion model Anggyness Deyn will now be starring in a movie based off the novel Sunset Song. (via British Vogue)

Lucky Brand launches a new blog to go hand in hand with their effortless southern California, all-American style. (via The High Low)

One small step for Burberry, one giant leap against online counterfeiting. Burberry was awarded $100 million in a court case against online Chinese counterfeiters. (via The Telegraph)

Pinterest is a must in social media strategy, but how can you best utilize it for your business? (via The Social Media Examiner)

The Cannes Film Festival is as much film festival as it is fashion show. See all the gorgeous looks the stars wore on the red carpets. (via Fashionista)

What is Facebook’s impact on the fashion industry? Well, many are still trying to pinpoint and figure this issue out. (via WWD)

Instagram’s value is expected to sky rocket after big-time social media company, Facebook, goes public. (via Mashable)

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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.