French trade press group Cosmédias is shutting down its international division, including International Cosmetic News, CosmeticNews and cosmeticnews.com, according to industry sources. Cosmedias executives in Paris could not be reached for comment. The industry sources specified ICN’s October issue is its last, while CosmeticNews and its associated Web site are to continue through yearend. In 2008, Reed Elsevier acquired Cosmedias, whose beauty titles include Cosmétique Hebdo, Coiffure de Paris and CosmetiqueMag, among others.
Peter Kim's Los Angeles-based premium denim line has always had its finger on the pulse of youth. This season, novelty is back in a way reminiscent of early Aughts, with studs, lace-ups, racing waxed denim and more. For more highlights if some of the key brands at the Vegas trade shows, go to WWD.com. #wwdfashion (📷: Patrick Gray; Styles by @thealexbadia; Story by @karihamanaka and @marcy_wwd)
"I was driving back on Saturday afternoon from the beach, and I just saw this sign saying 'Skydiving for $95.' And I was like, I can't not sky dive for $95," says Tom Bateman about a moment in Hawaii while shooting "Snatched." #wwdeye (📷: @vsteves; Interview by @ktauer; Styled by @thealexbadia)