26 Feb '16, 9pm

Portuguese Power: Âme Moi to Launch at Selfridges, Harrods: A new made-in-Portugal handbag line will launch fo...

Portuguese Power: Âme Moi to Launch at Selfridges, Harrods: A new made-in-Portugal handbag line will launch fo...

LOCAL COLORS: Âme Moi, a collection of handbags made in Portugal, will make its debut outside the country at Selfridges and Harrods for fall. Founded by Alberto Gomes and Margarida Jacome, the bags are made by leather and embroidery experts from Porto and its environs. The bags are small, with color-blocks, graphic details and geometric patterns, all inspired by the local architecture. Some also feature horse-hair tassels, reflecting the founders’ passion for horses. The couple’s sons are both equestrians. There are multicolored leather pouches featuring the country’s traditional Manta Alentejana blanket fabric. The diamond pattern typically found on the blankets appears as a pattern on printed and embroidered leather. The brand has been gaining ground in Portugal and the two London department stores will be the first outside the country to stock it. The bags are at Winwoo...

Full article: http://wwd.com/fashion-news/fashion-scoops/portuguese-pow...

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Under Armour To Launch A New Basketball Silhouette Next Week

Under Armour To Launch A New Basketball Silhoue...

kicksonfire.com 26 Feb '16, 11pm

Under Armour will be launching a new silhouette on March 1st known as the Under Armour Fire Shot. The new basketball sneak...