Latest posts with tags "Cashmere"

Chanel-owned Barrie opens Paris store

Jun 17, 2014 / Events

The Scottish cashmere label opened its first store Monday, debuting the brand in the City of Light.


Lily Collins poses for Barrie Knitwear campaign

May 17, 2014 / Fashion

Barrie Knitwear, acquired by Chanel in 2012, will launch its first ready-to-wear collection for Fall 2014, with actress Lily Collins as its ambassador.


Chanel acquires Scottish cashmere firm Barrie

Oct 23, 2012 / Events

Scottish cashmere company Barrie Knitwear is the latest brand to be acquired by French fashion house, Chanel.


Claudia Schiffer’s cashmere collection hits the web

Jul 29, 2011 / Celebrities

The German supermodel’s 30-piece knitwear range debuted on Net-à-Porter on Wednesday. Including cardigans, dresses, sweaters, and a cape in mainly beiges, greys, and dark blues, the collection is priced from £295 to £435 (around $483 to $713). Schiffer joins a long list of supers that have branched out into designing clothes like Elle Macpherson — […]


Waitrose Launches Cashmere Loo Paper

Feb 17, 2010 / Interiors

According to the Telegraph, upmarket supermarket Waitrose – in the UK – has launched a new loo paper range that contains cashmere. Goat cashmere is renowend for its smooth texture and is typically associated with expensive designer wear and luxury fashion garmets. It’s unclear exactly how much cashmere is used in the making of every […]


Most Expensive Tartan

Sep 18, 2008 / Fashion

One of the world’s most expensive tartans is about to roll off the production line at a Scottish mill. Woven from 100 percent pure Mongolian cashmere, the fabric will be used to produce a number of items including a kilt costing about £5,000 (about $9,000). The Scotsman reported that the tartan has been designed by […]


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