Madonna in New Vuitton Ads (WWD)
"Marc Jacobs was so pleased with this spring's Louis Vuitton campaign featuring Madonna that he was eager to do an encore. But very quickly Marc said, ‘I want something completely different,' related Antoine Arnault, Vuitton's communication director."
Plus-size fashion: style for the fuller figure (Telegraph)
"On Sunday night, as the British soul singer Adele commanded the stage at the Hollywood Bowl, her faultless appearance in a form-fitting, black, silk taffeta, box- pleated cocktail gown was yet another style triumph for fashion's new generation of plus-size heroines."
New Bangladesh textile protests (BBC)
"Thousands of textile workers in Bangladesh have clashed with police for a third consecutive day in a protest over pay and conditions."
West End to capitalise on London Fashion Week fever (Drapers)
"Fashion retailers in London’s West End will host a High Street Fashion Week in early September to promote shopping in the capital and capitalise on the run up to London Fashion Week."