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DVF, Diane Von Furstenberg, Google, Google Glass, New York Fashion Week

It’s here! Take a look at the much awaited behind-the-scenes film where fashion and technology so beautifully collide on the DVF runway. A great story is captured with this bold collaboration between Diane von Furstenberg and those clever folks at Google, using the new Google Glass. Gaze through the DVF looking glass…

@BeautifulCurio, Twitter, London Fashion Week

Christian Siriano, Diane Von Furstenberg, DVF, Monique Lhuillier, New York Fashion Week, Spring 2013 RTW, Spring Collections 2013, Google, Glass technology,

With so much to see of New York Fashion Week I feel compelled to say little, apart from LOOK! Although, mention must be made of the DVF and Google collaboration in producing a behind-the-scenes film using Google’s new Glass technology. The film will be released on September 13th, so stay tuned. Meantime, enjoy the beauty of prints, bright color blocks, layered sheer fabric and abundant symmetry and asymmetry.

In the weeks ahead, you can expect a BeautifulCurious curation of noteworthy Spring 2013 RTW collections from the fashion capitals. Today take in the stunning works of Monique LhuillierDiane Von Furstenberg, and Christian Siriano, who are setting the stage for a fantastic week in NYC…

@BeautifulCurio, Twitter, New York Fashion Week

Burberry, Burberry Fall 2012 Ad Campaign, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google+, YouTube, Sina Weibo, Douban, Youku, Kaixin001, Mario Testino, Roo Panes, Gabriella Wilde, Old Royal Naval College

Burberry is ever the digital darling, as it launches it’s fall 2012 campaign in an impressive 10 social media outlets. These include Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google+ and YouTube. Add to this, the emerging platforms of China: Sina Weibo (Twitter with a splash of Facebook ), Douban (Amazon.com meets Facebook), Youku (Youtube clone), and Kaixin001 (Chinese Facebook). Perhaps more luxury brands will follow suit.

The moody, cinematic images photographed by Mario Testino feature model/musician Roo Panes and model/actress Gabriella Wilde. London’s signature fog drenched, rainy atmosphere and Old Royal Naval College play strong supporting roles, to the leading roles of the iconic outerwear in rich, mysterious black-and-white. A series of 5 short films featuring the music of Mr. Panes and close cropped glimpses of accessories and apparel are below. They are to be continued in the following months to keep the poetic British infusion flowing…