Couture Council to Honor Carolina Herrera
Designer Carolina Herrera will receive top honors from the Couture Council for her distinguishable work in fashion. Herrera is the recipient for the 2014 Couture Council Award for Artistry of Fashion, she will be honored at a Benefit Luncheon at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center on September 3rd. The luncheon will be hosted by The Couture Council of the Museum at FIT with Elizabeth Musmanno and Julie Macklowe acting as Chairs. The honor previously went to Michael Kors who was awarded at a special luncheon in September 2013.
Ampersand Boutique Designer & Vintage Sale
Ampersand Boutique is currently holding a special winter sale at its Los Angeles location. All winter merchandise are discounted up to 40% off. Winter items on sale include designer, consignment and vintage pieces. The sale is ongoing so make sure to head out early to shop the best inventory. Ampersand Boutique 658 N. Larchmont Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90004; Mon- Sat: 10am - 6pm; Sun: 12pm - 5pm.
Karl Lagerfeld Eyes London for New Shop
London will be the next hotbed for the eponymous label, as the designer is set to open up a new shop in London this spring. The new location on London's Regent Street will be the largest retail space for Lagerfeld in Europe. The shop will offer men and women's ready-to-wear designs, handbags and accessories. The official date for the grand opening is March 14th.
ShopWalk DTLA Event This Weekend
A huge shopping event will take place this weekend at DTLA. The ShopWalk sales event will be held on Sunday, February 9th in Downtown Los Angeles. From block to block there will be 15 plus shops offering special sales, refreshments and fun for shoppers who can make the trip down to Historic Core. For more information, visit: www.shopwalkdtla.com
The Berlin International Film Festival Begins
The 64th Annual Berlin International Film Festival is underway. The Film Festival kicked off on Thursday, February 6th with the introductory film "The Grand Budapest Hotel", the Wes Anderson film stars Jude Law, Ralph Fiennes and Edward Norton. The Berlin Film Festival is the first of the major European film festivals taking place this year and is set to run from February 6th to February 16th.