LOS ANGELES, May 25, 2011 /CNW/ - Horiyoshi Worldwide, Inc. (OTCBB:
HHWW) is pleased to announce that the Horiyoshi brand has been
recognized as part of a feature article in the June 2011 edition of
Harper's Bazaar Magazine www.harpersbazaar.co.uk. As part of the Style section feature "This Month" Horiyoshi can be
found under the title "Summer Essentials". The article can be seen at
the Horiyoshi website, www.horiyoshi-thethird.com under the news feed and is also included as part of our press section.
Harper's Bazaar describes itself as "a world-renowned arbiter of fashion
and good taste and is a resource for women who are the first to buy the
best, from casual to couture. The magazine showcases the world's most
visionary stylists and talented designers to deliver readers a visually
stunning portrayal of the world of fashion and beauty". Harper's is
part of the Hearst family of media publications which is one of the
world's largest publishers of monthly magazines. Harper's Bazaar
receives significant worldwide attention both in print and online.
Dawn Green, Commercial Director of Horiyoshi Worldwide, Inc. had this to
say about the Harper's Bazaar magazine feature, "We are thrilled to be
recognized by Harper's and use these important features as part of our
tool kit as we build a base of recognition and new distribution
relationships in Europe, the US and Asia. As importantly, we love to
be mentioned in the company of Browns (www.brownsfashion.com) and the Browns family of luxury clothing providers".
Robert Forrest, Creative Director of Horiyoshi Worldwide, Inc. said this
about the Harper's appearance, "Designers throughout the world are
eager to be recognized by such iconic fashion magazines as Harper's.
This particular feature focuses on yet another area of our line which
is ladies vests and Tees. Again, this points to the fact that people
are responding to our entire collection and the design and
craftsmanship concepts it represents. Every article and feature we
appear in has the potential to expose our brand to millions of new
followers. This serves to motivate us to push our design concepts to a
higher level season after season".
About Horiyoshi Worldwide Inc.
Horiyoshi Worldwide Inc., designs, manufactures, and markets Horiyoshi
the Third - a luxury clothing and accessories product line based on the
artistry of World renowned Japanese Tattoo Artist, Yoshihito Nakano
(Horiyoshi III). The Company is rapidly expanding its distribution
platform and its products are being marketed worldwide. The Horiyoshi
the Third Collection has been featured in leading fashion publications
such as the New York Times, Vouge, Harper's Bazaar, Marie Claire,
Stylist Magazine, You Magazine, International Herald Tribune, Tatler
Magazine, the Los Angeles Times, Anotherman Magazine, and Style.com.
This news release contains "forward-looking statements," as that term is
defined in Section 27A of the United States Securities Act of 1933 and
Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Statements in this
press release that are not purely historical are forward-looking
statements and include any statements regarding beliefs, plans,
expectations or intentions regarding the future. Actual results could
differ from those projected in any forward-looking statements due to
numerous factors. Such factors include, among others, HHWW's ability to
design and manufacture its products following the acquisition, the
ability of the products to gain market acceptance, and the difficulties
faced by an early stage retail fashion company in the competitive
retail fashion industry. These forward-looking statements are made as
of the date of this news release, and the Company assumes no obligation
to update the forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why
actual results could differ from those projected in the forward-looking
statements. Although the Company believes that the beliefs, plans,
expectations and intentions contained in this press release are
reasonable, there can be no assurance that such beliefs, plans,
expectations or intentions will prove to be accurate. Investors should
consult all of the information set forth herein and should also refer
to the risk factors disclosure outlined in the Company's recent current
reports on Form 8-K, our annual report on Form 10-K, our quarterly
reports on Form 10-Q, and other periodic and current reports filed from
time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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