Wake up with Bieber thanks to new app for The Key fragrance

Wake up with Bieber thanks to new app for The Key fragrance

(Relaxnews) – To promote his latest fragrance, Justin Bieber has just released a new application which, at least virtually, lets fans wake up next to the megastar. The application, named The Key, ties in with the pop star’s new fragrance of the same name. Fans of the young star can pick one of his songs […]

Paco Rabanne names new creative director

Paco Rabanne names new creative director

(Relaxnews) – The Paris-based brand has announced the appointment of Julien Dossena. The 30-year-old Frenchman is the third designer in as many years to take the reins at Paco Rabanne. Previous incumbent Lydia Maurer left the French luxury label in May, just one year after the departure of Indian designer Manish Arora who lasted a year […]

02.08.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, International Stars ·
Most blogged artists: Basement Jaxx, Hockeysmith

Most blogged artists: Basement Jaxx, Hockeysmith

(Relaxnews) – On Wednesday, July 31, Basement Jaxx enter the Hype Machine’s most blogged artists charts in fifth position while the UK’s Hockeysmith appear in ninth position. Long-standing artists Basement Jaxx, who released their debut album “Remedy” back in 1999, are once again causing a stir after dropping “What A Difference Your Love Makes” from […]

31.07.2013 · Filled under: International Stars, Music, Videos ·
Miranda Kerr for Mango

Miranda Kerr for Mango

(Relaxnews) – The Australian model has returned as the face of the Spanish brand for Fall-Winter 2013. Here’s Miranda. Back for a second time, the 30-year-old Australian model was shot by Dutch photographers Inez Van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin as the face of the latest collection by Spanish high-street giant Mango. The New York City skyline was […]

30.07.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, International Stars ·
Happy birthday, Henry Ford

Happy birthday, Henry Ford

(Relaxnews) – One hundred and fifty years ago, a man was born whose impact on the modern world is still being felt today, even though he passed away in 1947. The farmer’s son with an engineering obsession embraced mass production, innovation and workers’ rights and in the process revolutionized the concept of personal mobility. Considered […]

30.07.2013 · Filled under: International Stars, Motoring ·
Tears of a clown for Lady Gaga new single artwork

Tears of a clown for Lady Gaga new single artwork

(Relaxnews) – Ahead of the launch of her fourth album, “Artpop”, the singer has humored her fans with the visuals for her next single, “Applause.” Released to fans directly through social networks, the photo shows Lady Gaga dressed as a Pierrot-style clown with smeared, colorful makeup. The artist will unveil “Applause” on August 19. Pre-orders […]

29.07.2013 · Filled under: International Stars, Music, Online ·
LeBron James picks soundtrack for NBA 2K14

LeBron James picks soundtrack for NBA 2K14

(Relaxnews) – Last year’s edition of basketball game “NBA 2K” had Jay-Z selecting its soundtrack; for “NBA 2K14,” due the week of October 1, it’s Miami Heat forward LeBron James who has chosen a clutch of 20 tunes. Kanye, Jay-Z, Coldplay, Nas and Daft Punk make it two for two, featuring for “NBA 2K13” and […]

One Direction fans get social networks buzzing with new video: Starcount

One Direction fans get social networks buzzing with new video: Starcount

(Relaxnews) – English-Irish boy band One Direction debuted their new video for “Best Song Ever” last week to a massive chorus of appreciation from fans, who pushed them back up to the top of Starcount‘s latest global social media chart, recorded over the week of July 22-28. David Beckham also got a fair bit of attention […]

29.07.2013 · Filled under: Apps, International Stars, Music, Online, Videos ·
Asia A-listers take their seat on fashion front row

Asia A-listers take their seat on fashion front row

(PARIS-AFP) – Arriving at a Christian Dior fashion show in Paris surrounded by a gaggle of photographers and minders, Korean star Gianna Jun quickly eclipsed the already seated Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence. One of the best known faces in Asia following a string of box office smashes, the actress is one of an elite group […]

Baccarat celebrates its 250th anniversary with a coffee table book

Baccarat celebrates its 250th anniversary with a coffee table book

(Relaxnews) – Since its founding nearly 250 years ago, French luxury brand Baccarat, the world’s most-renowned crystal producer, has been an inspiration for leading designers, including in recent years Philippe Starck, Marcel Wanders and Yann Kersalé. In a coffee table book with text by Laurence Benaïm and Murray Moss, to be published this October, the crystal manufacturer […]

28.07.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Books, Home & Garden, International Stars ·
Sipping on summer: Mixologist Tony Conigliaro’s gooseberry and elderflower Collins

Sipping on summer: Mixologist Tony Conigliaro’s gooseberry and elderflower Collins

(Relaxnews) – To celebrate the full bloom of summer, two of the world’s top mixologists share their best “summer-in-a-glass” cocktail recipes for sipping languidly on a hot day and clinking with friends and loved ones. Every week throughout the summer, New York mixologist Jim Meehan, the man behind underground speakeasy PDT(short for Please Don’t Tell), and […]

The Canadian kingdom of Prince George

The Canadian kingdom of Prince George

(Relaxnews) – A city on the west coast of Canada is hoping to cash in on the good fortune of sharing its name with the third in line to the throne. Not long after Buckingham Palace announced the name of their newest family member to the world, the city of Prince George, British Columbia issued a […]

Tom Ford creates exclusive scent for London

Tom Ford creates exclusive scent for London

(Relaxnews) – The US designer, who calls the UK capital his home, has concocted a new London scent to celebrate his latest opening in the Big Smoke. The new Tom Ford London flagship on Sloane Street street in the West End opens this week, and the Texas-born designer and director was enthusiastic about his new home city: […]

26.07.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, International Stars ·
Rope-free climb up skycraper to be live TV stunt

Rope-free climb up skycraper to be live TV stunt

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – A top free climber is making plans to scale one of the world’s tallest buildings, in the latest daredevil stunt to be telecast live around the world. The National Geographic Channel didn’t identify the skyscraper Alex Honnold would go up, but it said it would air what it called a “two-hour unprecedented television […]

25.07.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, International Stars ·
‘George’ scores low in baby-naming research

‘George’ scores low in baby-naming research

(WASHINGTON, District of Columbia-AFP) – Scientifically speaking, Prince William and his wife Kate could have come up with a better name for their newborn, suggests a respected US psychologist who’s studied how people react to different names. “I definitely would not have selected the name George,” said Albert Mehrabian of the University of California in […]

25.07.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, International Stars ·
Photo of the day: Prince George at Legoland

Photo of the day: Prince George at Legoland

(Relaxnews) – Following the announcement of his name yesterday evening, Prince George Alexander Louis, son of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, was officially added to the Buckingham Palace display at the Legoland theme park in Windsor, UK.

25.07.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, International Stars ·
Beckham stars in campaign for his new fragrance

Beckham stars in campaign for his new fragrance

(Relaxnews) – As the old saying goes, “If you want something done right, do it yourself.” Applying this philosophy, the former soccer star, now a successful entrepreneur, has decided to represent his new fragrance, Classic, on his own. Revealed on Beckham’s Facebook page, the first campaign photo shows the athlete in a dark grey herringbone suit, a perennial hallmark of […]

One Direction to launch makeup line

One Direction to launch makeup line

(Relaxnews) – Working with cosmetics company MUA, the British-Irish boyband has developed a makeup line. Named ‘Little Things’ (after one of the band’s singles, for those of you who aren’t ‘Directioners’), the band’s debut make-up collection includes different colors for each band member, with five lipsticks, five lip polishes, three cheek tints and five shades […]

25.07.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, International Stars, Music, Online ·
Terry Richardson shoots shoes for Aldo

Terry Richardson shoots shoes for Aldo

(Relaxnews) – The Canadian brand has hired the oft-controversial photographer for a new campaign titled ‘Give Me Aldo’. What happened to hell-raising fashion photographer Terry Richardson? The 47-year-old snapper, who has regularly courted controversy for his raunchy nudes seems to be getting more and more traditional. Recent work includes photographing Carla Bruni-Sarkozy, the wife of […]

25.07.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, International Stars, Online ·
Sipping on summer: Mixologist Jim Meehan’s The Algonquin

Sipping on summer: Mixologist Jim Meehan’s The Algonquin

(Relaxnews) – To celebrate the full bloom of summer, two of the world’s top mixologists share their best “summer-in-a-glass” cocktail recipes for sipping languidly on a hot day and clinking with friends and loved ones. Every week throughout the summer, New York mixologist Jim Meehan, the man behind underground speakeasy PDT(short for Please Don’t Tell), and […]

25.07.2013 · Filled under: Books, Food & Dining, International Stars ·