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Valentino: Bag, shoes & accessories – The Italian luxury label

Valentino Garavani – everyone knows the famous Italian luxury label. Behind the high-quality brand Valentino is the creative fashion designer Valentino Garavani. He learned his design skills in Paris and became famous for his haute couture evening gowns in the 1960s. After stars like Audrey Hepburn or Lady Diana were seen wearing elegant dresses by […]

Model: Requirements, application, model agency & tips! 33 questions to Stephan Czaja

Becoming a model – Stephan Czaja, owner of Cocaine Models gives us answers to all important questions today! The new season of Germany’s next Topmodel is on and hundreds of thousands of young girls are following Heidi Klum’s show. Stephan takes us behind the scenes of haute couture, advertising and casting today. What do you […]

Christian Dior – timeless designs up to the most exquisite fragrances

No matter if handbag, jewellery or cosmetics. Dior is booming ! On the market of luxury goods there are completely different laws. The French fashion brand offers haute couture for women, including prêt-à-porter for women, a men’s line called Dior Men and children’s collections called Baby Dior. Christian Dior is one of the most famous […]

Fashion show planning & tips: Interview with Stephan M. Czaja

Stephan Czaja is one of the young talents in the field of Creative Arts. With his companies, his books and his performances as a speaker, he quickly established himself in the fashion industry. So fast that he even helped organize the last show of the Berlin Fashion Week this year. As project planner for models, […]

Oriental Fashion Show Paris Haute Couture 2019 Ritz Paris – Overview

On June 30, the 30th edition of the Oriental Fashion Show took place in Paris, sponsored this year by Bariza Khiari, former Vice-President of the Senate and currently personal representative of the President of the Republic on the Foundation Board of ALIPH (International Alliance for the Rehabilitation of Heritage in Conflict Areas). Bariza Khiari is […]

A little break? Check our Music Playlists – NEW!

Stream our FIV Playlists on tablet + notebook directly to FIV Magazine for free! A short break in the office or music for the start of Saturday night? From now on you can find “► Music” in the main menu when you are online with your tablet or notebook. For mobile streaming we recommend Youtube, […]

Fashion show: Catwalk, Posing and Procedure – Become a Model Special #6

This episode of our Model Special is about fashion show. From the Paris Fashion Week one sees mostly only pompous and breathtaking videos. Designers present their new collections and clothes. Usually you don’t know how it works behind the scenes. But what budget do you need to rock your own fashion show? Stephan M. Czaja […]

How much does a fashion show cost? Planning, organization and help for designers

Not everyone can afford a professional fashion agency! 50 guests, 100 guests or the very big shows with 500+ invitations to fashion editors, influencers and VIPs. 500 people are not 100 and accordingly higher wattage numbers need amplifiers, cables, etc. Not every fashion show takes place in a suitable location, often designers even look for […]

Berlin Fashion Week 2019 Shows & Designers – Fashion Metropolis

It’s the time of year again when designers and models from all over the world travel to Germany to present their Autumn/Winter Trends 2019 – It’s Fashion Week! You want to find out everything about the new trends on Berlin’s catwalks and who is changing the fashion world this year through fashion scandals? Don’t worry, […]

Fashion Week Paris: Chanel, Louis Vuitton and the last show of Karl Lagerfeld?

As every season, the biggest fashion designers meet in Paris to present their new collections for the current seasons (Spring/Summer 2019). Although autumn is just around the corner, the next summer and early collection is already being presented here. One of the biggest shows had once again Karl Lagerfeld, one of the biggest designer designers […]

Fashion show: Marcel Ostertag Fashion Week New York

Every year New York Fashion Week has an incredible number of designers showing their latest collections and trends. Marcel Ostertag presents his collection for men and women at Spring and Summer 2019.  The catwalk music was produced by his brother Johann Ostertag and made for an incredibly colourful journey into the 70s. In his show, […]

Versace – the luxury label of Gianni and Donatella

Versace is a young luxury label that has remained in family ownership to this day. In addition to the exclusive collections, the brand has also become known for its upsetting family life, which brings with it some scandals. It's Versace not Versachee. #TeamDV to be revealed soon… Stay tuned! #TheClansOfVersace Directed by @ferdinandoverderi A post […]

Burberry: Inventor of the trench coat – Brand, identity & legendary designer

Burberry is one of the most famous high fashion brands in the world. The brand became especially well known through the invention of the trench coat and the famous check pattern, which is now recognized by everyone. The brand identity of Burberry is characterized by the famous check pattern, which has been shown on the […]

Gucci shoes to bag – Luxurious accessories for men and women

Gucci sells women’s, men’s and matching accessories. Since 2011 Gucci even has its own children’s collection. You can also buy fragrances, jewelry and watches from Gucci. The prices are very high class. It all began in 1921 with the master saddler Guccio Gucci, who had specialized in leather goods and luggage in his shop. He […]

Coco Chanel a fashion icon – perfume, fashion and emancipation

Gabrielle Coco Chanel, grown up as a sad child in an orphanage, died as a legend. Born in 1983 in Saumur/France, she made a name for herself 30 years later in the fashion industry. Her speciality: unusually functional and yet feminine and elegant women’s fashion. Who wanted a corset and wanted to look like everyone else […]