Celebrities take on the catwalk

February 25th, 2010

Many celebrities are taking a break from the big screen and radio to take part in an industry full of artistic ability and creativeness.
That industry, is fashion.
Stars such as Justin Timberlake and Emma Watson are jumping on the fashion bandwagon to bring their personal and stylish trends to a store near us.
Some are even using fashion to make a difference.
Watson, best known for her role in the Harry Potter films, joined forces with People Tree, an organic and Fair Trade clothing company, to launch a collection geared towards teens ages 16 to 24.
This classic and casual collection consists of a variety of clothing for both women and men ranging from woven skirts to jersey T-shirts.
The collection is 100 percent organic and exclusively made by Fair Trade groups in India, Bangladesh and Nepal. It uses hand embroidery, hand knitting and hand weaving.
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen once again dived into the fashion world through their recently released clothing line Olsenboye. The collection features a range of pastel and flirty pieces inspired by teen trends from all around the world.
This trendy line offers a variety of edgy mix and match pieces all at low prices sold exclusively at JCPenney. The seasonal city-themed collection also features an assortment of shoes and hand bags that go with any outfit.
Inspired by the biker movement and the American heritage, William Rast is a collection for anyone ready to be “hard.”
Justin Timberlake along with best friend and business partner, Trace Ayala, represents America in a new light by creating a line full of crystallized leathers, classic American denims, and rocker knits for men and women.
Introduced in 2005, the collection has expanded to operate retail stores throughout Los Angeles, San Jose and Palm Springs.
William Rast is best known for delivering quality, detail and comfort clothing for the fashion forward.
The line can be found in top tier department stores and boutiques around the world such as Italy and Germany.
Bringing “The Hills” to the fashion screen, Lauren Conrad, also known as LC, recently released her “LC Lauren Conrad” clothing line with Kohl’s.
A fashion icon by nature, Conrad designed a variety of contemporary pieces for juniors to mix and match. All styles are featured in select Kohl’s retail stores at reasonable prices for the reasonable shopper.
The line consists of floral dresses, basic tees and skinny leg jeans perfect for days at the beach, shopping adventures with friends or nights out on the town.
Each piece exudes a relaxed feel but will be sure to turn heads.
So if you’re looking to change up your style or need an outfit for a night out, check out these collections, online and in stores.