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FACETS PR wins account with fairtrade jewellery company Cred Jewellery and has announced a staff reshuffle

London-based specialist jewellery and watch PR agency, FACETS PR, has won the account to represent Cred Jewellery and has announced a staff reshuffle with Becky Guth being promoted to account director of fashion brands and the departure of head of PR Katharine Field.

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LEWIS adds Dutch lifestyle brand HEMA to consumer portfolio

LEWIS has been chosen to handle the PR for Dutch lifestyle brand HEMA.

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Danish footwear and leather brand ECCO picks Ketchum as UK comms agency

ECCO, a Danish footwear and leather accessory designer, has appointed Ketchum as its sole UK press agency.

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UK fashion label Motel selects Emerge Limited for global brief

Motel, a British vintage and printed fashion label for women, has hired Emerge to handle its UK and international PR.

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SVP Jewellery hires Push PR for comms strategy

SVP Jewellery, a jewellery brand established in 2014 by British designer Sarah Parham, has brought in Push PR to handle its PR and comms strategy.

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EdenCancan briefed to promote The Diana Award Collection of luxury baby wear

Cecile Reinaud, founder of maternity line Seraphine, has brought in EdenCancan to handle the PR of its new luxury baby wear line created in partnership with The Diana Award.

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Gorkana meets...KARLISMYUNKLE

Nik Thakkar, pop culture specialist and columnist for the Huffington Post, launched his visual "pop couture" blog KARLISMYUNKLE five years ago. It now claims more than 100,000 visitors a month. Thakkar talks to Gorkana about how fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld inspired him to create the blog, his "hype beat" readers, the high fashion brands he's worked with and the "super mutual respect" he has with PRs.

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Gorkana meets...Cosmopolitan editor Farrah Storr

It's three months since Farrah Storr was named the new editor of Cosmopolitan. In an exclusive interview with Gorkana, Storr talks about moving from a successful startup title at Women’s Health to a long established heritage brand, her favourite cover, reinventing its content for the modern woman and her search for those bold "zeitgeist stories".

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PR professionals are urged to plan measurement at the start of their campaigns as AMEC releases new Guide to Measurement at ICCO conference

PR professionals should ensure measurement is planned and built into their PR programmes before they launch and not wait until campaigns have ended, urges AMEC in its updated document The PR Professional's Definitive Guide to Measurement, produced in conjunction with the ICCO (International Communications Consultancy Organisation) and the PRCA (Public Relations Consultants Association).

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Gorkana meets...WGSN Insider

Sara McCorquodale, editor of WGSN's recently launched Insider blog, gives Gorkana a unique insight into how the global fashion forecaster works, talks about the opportunities there are for PRs to get involved and reveals which up-and-coming brands she has her eye on.

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