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Plastic glass vest is so next year

Ladies, THIS is what we’ll all be wearing for the chemical conference cocktail parties of 2008. In an article in The Times last week, I read that Stefano Pilati, creative director at Yves Saint Laurent is promoting shiny acrylic Plexiglass sheet for his spring/summer 2008 collection. The Blog is showcasing this ravishing vest made of […]

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Perfect Chemical Presents No 1 – the Borat Swimsuit

Are you racking your brain for what to buy that special chemical person in your life for a birthday, retirement or seasonal present? Look no further – the ICIS Fashion Editor is back to help with those difficult choices once again. I once bought a paint-your-own-cow kit (remember Cow Parade?) from the firebox.com website, and […]

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Fashion tips for EPCA

Worried about what to pack for EPCA next weekend? Worry no longer – the ICIS fashion editor brings you this season’s “must haves” for the conference circuit. What’s hot and what’s not. Expect to see a strong showing from the male handbag, a perpetual favourite amongst the Belgian, French and German contingents. Favoured colours will […]

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