Olive Oyl Reports on Fashion’s Night Out

Olive Oyl to Make Her Debut as Digital Correspondent during Fashion Week

From the comics page to the big screen, beloved cartoon character and comics icon Olive Oyl has done it all! Now, she is taking on the role of digital correspondent and covering some of the hottest events that Fashion’s Night Out (FNO) has to offer in New York City on Thurs., Sept. 6, 2012.

In conjunction with Caravan Stylist Studio, Olive Oyl will be reporting on multiple events during Fashion Week in New York City. Caravan Stylist Studio is a full service studio for designers and celebrities seeking hair, makeup and wardrobe styling for parties, red carpet events, TV appearances and photo shoots.  From Sept. 5 through Sept. 13, and all during Fashion’s Night Out on Sept. 6, Olive Oyl will be conversing with New York-based fashion designers via social media, encouraging the fashion community to register to vote and educating bloggers and influencers about the “Save The Garment Center” initiative, which is a project that is near and dear to Olive’s heart.

Olive Oyl will assist Caravan Stylist Studio with their model casting for several highly anticipated shows and report on everything from the lead up to events to the red carpet scene. She may even dress some celebrities. Olive Oyl will, of course, be checking out and reporting on the fabulous outfits she sees along the way! Fans can stay in touch with Olive Oyl in real time via Twitter, @OliveOylLoves and #FNO, and Facebook at www.facebook.com/oliveoylloves. She will also post updates on her official blog, www.oliveoylloves.com.

There is no other character in comics history more capable of handling this full-access, behind-the-scenes Fashion Week assignment than Olive Oyl! Her bold attitude has made her an irresistible cult favorite among comics and cartoon character enthusiasts. In fact, Olive has appeared in close to 30,000 comic strips, more than 500 animated cartoons and innumerable comic books.

Olive Oyl Checks Into The Standard in Hollywood

Frank Caruso, Vice President of Creative at King Features, collaborated with cartoonist Stephen DeStefano, on this special comic strip featuring Olive Oyl and Popeye checking into The Standard, Hollywood. In the strip, Popeye is dropping  Olive off at The Standard where she reports to work as the hotel’s popular “box girl.” The comic strip is currently running on the homepage of The Standard’s Culture website at www.standardculture.com. Pretty cool, huh? To see more of what sassy Miss Olive Oyl is up to these days, check out OliveOylLoves.com.

Check Out OliveOylLoves.com: The Official Olive Oyl Website!

The Official Olive Oyl website is now live! Oliveoylloves.com is a fashion blog for style mavens, risk takers and true innovators who see a bit of themselves in Olive Oyl’s passionate and independent approach to life, love and fashion. A comics icon and hopeless romantic, Olive Oyl defies the standard definition of beauty. She isn’t afraid to pursue her passions with her heart on her sleeve, her eye on the prize and a fire in her belly. From the comics page to the big screen, Olive Oyl has done it all. And, now she is baring her heart and soul and sharing her insights online at www.oliveoylloves.com.

Oliveoylloves.com is the best source for information on all Olive Oyl-related news and initiatives. Fans are invited to follow Olive Oyl via her online diary and blog, where she shares her musings on music, art, fashion and culture in “Olive Loves.” The “Olive Live” section discusses hot lifestyle topics, while “Olive Goil” features profiles of women who live as boldly and fearlessly as Olive herself. In the “Looks” section (coming soon!), the latest must-have fashions from up-and-coming designers, as well as Olive Oyl-themed collaborations with today’s top style brands, will be showcased.

Fans can also stay in touch with Olive Oyl in real time via Twitter @OliveOylloves and Facebook at www.facebook.com/oliveoylloves.