Giorgio Armani Names CEO of U.S. Subsidiary

MILAN ? Giorgio Armani SpA on Thursday named Bruno Laguardia as chief executive officer of its U.S. subsidiary, replacing Bridget Ryan Berman, who left the company in September.

Laguardia, 61, was most recently responsible for spearheading the creation and organization of Trimil SpA, a joint venture set up in 2000 between Armani and Ermenegildo Zegna SpA, to oversee manufacturing and distribution of the Armani Collezioni men’s wear line. He began his career at Bassetti Group, an international manufacturer and distributor of home textile products, and has also worked in executive roles at Zegna.

Laguardia “is an accomplished professional with a broad range of experience in the areas of manufacturing, wholesale and retail operations,” said Giorgio Armani, who is president and ceo of his company. “He is a leader with great collaborative skills and a proven track record in development.

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GLAMWIRE MEDIEVAL LOVE STORIES: The Lay Of Milon

IN this new feature: GLAMWIRE MEDIEVAL LOVE STORIES, we bring you the Sensational and Scandelous “The Lay Of Milon,” from “Old-World Love Stories from the Lays of Marie de France & other Medi?l Romances & Legends,” translated from the French by Eugene Mason, Illustrated and Decorated by Reginald L. Knowles; J. M. Dent & Sons […]

GLAMWIRE NEWSFLASH: CDFA Discloses 2008 Nominees

Marc Jacobs, Francisco Costa of Calvin Klein, and Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough of Proenza Schouler have been nominated for the 2008 Womenswear Designer of the Year award by the Council of Fashion Designers of America. In the men’s wear category, Tom Ford, Thom Browne and Michael Bastian are nominated for Menswear Designer of the […]

Four Fashion Headlines: March 5, 2008

Hillary Clinton Wins Rhode Island

Looks great in Red Pant Suit. Says we are “More than ready” to give our Veterans genuinely compassionate care at about 11:20 Eastern Time in Ohio.

Hillary Clinton Wins Ohio

Looks even better in Red Pant Suit.
Says we have to fight to make our hopes and dreams realities through “hard work and leadership” and that her outfit has never been short on either. Glamwire begins an intense operation to get a hold of her Red Pant Suit and run tests on it to see if statement holds up. Croud Chants, “yes she will.” She will do a lot of things, and it is hard to know what they mean. It is 11.30 EST. At 11;31 The Glamwire News Teams sets out on frantic search to find out who designed the pant suit. Zac Time ventures, “Looks pretty Dior to me.” Barbara Rizpah Lowe counters, “Yeah, maybe if this was 1947.” An anonymous tip comes in saying they may be from someone named “Jessica Howard.” Our research team cannot confirm this by 3 AM EST.

Barack Obama Wins Vermont

Looks great in San Antonio in Blue Suit, White Shirt and Red Tie all by Men’s Warehouse (this is according to annonymous email tip from someone called “Dress Shirt…size 17.5.” This has not been confirmed. Obama speaks of the amazing reality of his backround and how far he’s come, and notes that the world is watching what we do, and how we conduct ourselves, and particulalry how we dress* at 11;40 EST.
This is all as dictated by Dress Shirt…size 17.5…..not yet confirmed by TGNT.

Hillary Clinton Wins Popular Vote In Texas.

Sleeps in Red Pant Suit, completey discombulating our reporter Sandy Fine’s chances of pretenting to a housekeeper at the Columbus Sheridan and stealing the Pant Suit. Another Annonynous source, this time claiming to be “Medium Sports Pants” speaks of a mysterious”Chinese Asbestos Pant Suit” in Hillary’s past, and we are off the to the races, on the road the Pennsylvania.

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Erin Featherstone Rolls Hard

We have seen Ms. Fetherston twice and loved it both times. After a very upsetting live performance of “Dream a Little Dream of Me” performed by the dreamy Zooey Daschenal, but still the kind of thing that can totally agitate the already testy press corp, Fetherston sent out a show that can only be described […]

Ridin’ with Sass & Bide

Australian Jeans designers Sass & Bide pushed the limites of casual wear last night in Bryant Park with energetic, vibrant ensembles, many accented with sleek top hats, which delighted and had the Aussies coming away with our Show of the Day feature. Related articles by Zemanta Sass & Bide are coming to London (myfashionlife.com) Alexander […]

Insider’s Paris

A new hot blog has totally rad tips for anyone navigating the . Voice of A City features writing by Mama Gilda, PutYourFlareON, nightlife lover After8 and the mysterious Jean F, and finally, King Negrito, a leather bear that is a “lover of fine things.” www.voiceofacity.com Related articles by Zemanta A cookbook romance (nationalpost.com) Compare: […]