Tom Ford’s New Pick

(NEW YORK) Shirin von Wulffen is about to be reunited with a familiar face: Tom Ford, The Daily has learned. Von Wulffen has been named North American public relations director for the Tom Ford brand, effective Monday, March 19. The former PR…

Countdown to Tom Ford menswear

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Fashionisters will be lining up at 845 Madison Avenue on April 12th for the opening of Tom Ford's boutique and simultaneous launch of the designer's men's line. The closely-held collection made in collaboration with Emerenegildo Zegna will boast…

Tom Ford Private Blend

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Tom Ford's latest fragrances, all 12 of them, are unlikely to reach the shelves of your local Boots. In fact, they are only available via his new store and select outlets throughout the world. Each scent retails at $165, or $450 for a larger…

A Tale of Two Cities

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..... Tom Ford, honorary chairman of Fashion Fringe, the annual competition for young design talent in London, concurred. "There's not the same pressure here from big businesses — and the stakes aren't so high — so the designers…

Tom Ford announces his Private Blend collection

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Tom Ford has announced his Private Blend collection which is available from March. The range of twelve unisex fragrances can be worn alone or blended together. The fragrances have been designed with perfume connosieurs in mind, rather than…

Tom Ford’s Library of Scents

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Launching a dozen fragrances at once isn’t exactly routine behavior. But Tom Ford has built his career on going his own way. Ford — who is readying the launch of his new Private Blend fragrance collection, a Manhattan store to house…

Tom Ford putting the sex back into Gucci

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When Tom Ford became creative director at Gucci in 1995, he described his typical Gucci customer as the type of woman who would "pour hot wax over her lover before straddling him". Ford's designs unashamedly utilised sex, and his low-rise…

The Future of Luxury: Custom Fashion, Cheap

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Vera Wang, famous for her couture bridal gowns, is coming out with a line of $69 dresses and $99 handbags at the Kohl's department-store chain. French fashion house Christian Dior is expanding its line of $3,500-and-up customizable handbags,…

A Ford-able

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After the success of his perfume Black Orchid, Tom Ford will launch Tom Ford Private Blend, a dozen unisex fragrances that hit beauty counters in March, to be followed by cosmetics and skin care in the fall. He is also said to be launching…

Ford taps men’s fashion boom

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TOM Ford, the designer who helped to revitalise the Gucci brand, is tapping into a growing market for male grooming with the launch of a new menswear range and shop in New York next year. Ermenegildo Zegna, Ford's partner in the venture…

Former Gucci designer Ford taps men’s fashion boom

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Tom Ford, the designer who helped to revitalize the Gucci brand, is tapping into a growing market for male grooming with the launch of a new menswear range and shop in New York next year. Ermenegildo Zegna, Ford's partner in the venture…

Tom Tom

Tom Ford has recruited another Gucci alum. Tom Mendenhall, 45, starts today in the new role of chief operating officer of Tom Ford International. Mendenhall, who comes to Tom Ford from Abercrombie & Fitch, will focus on retail development…

Scent of black orchids

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In case you wondered where former Gucci designer Tom Ford might turn up next, he's just introduced a new fragrance, Tom Ford Black Orchid, and you'll be able to sample it at "The Scent Event," continuing through Sunday at Neiman Marcus.The…

Have Bling, Will Travel

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Tom Ford to launch luggage, jewelry Tom Ford continues to suppress talk that he’s planning on re-entering into the world of women’s wear, but he’s happy to expand his collection of accessories. At Monday night’s Accessories Council…

A creature of the night: Tom Ford bares his soul

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With a kiss for Jennifer Lopez and an arm round Naomi Watts, Tom Ford was back in his natural habitat: the limelight. Two and a half years after leaving Gucci Group and his starring role, the designer has rekindled the fashion flame.…