Persol Celebrates the Launch of The Calligrapher Collection at the Waverly Inn
Persol launched their new collection of eyewear called The Calligrapher Edition last night to a select crowd at The Waverly Inn. The new collection was inspired by the world of modern calligraphy to emphasize the importance of having a personal signature in today’s digital, fast-paced world. The campaign for the eyewear features Paul Antonio, a
London Fashion Week Gets Rebranded by The BFC
Fashion Week changes are underway across the pond. The British Fashion Council (BFC) announced it will move London Fashion Week to The Store Studios, where LFW Men’s already takes place, with the idea to create a “fashion and cultural hub” at the center of London. Plus, London Fashion Weekend has been renamed London Fashion Week Festival and will become more integrated with LFW. The BFC hopes the
Gigi Hadid and Stuart Weitzman Celebrate the Launch of the Gigi Boot
Gigi Hadid and Stuart Weitzman celebrated the launch of the Gigi Boot at Alex Olch‘s The Metrograph theater on the Lower East Side, where a film of Gigi directed by James Franco was unveiled. In the film, Gigi rocks the new must-have boots while boxing—not something we’d recommend you try at home, but very chic.
Armarium at Six Months: Transforming the Shared Economy Space Through Luxury
When Alexandra Lind Rose and Trisha Gregory conceptualized a platform that rents statement looks instead of succumbing to the impractical wear-once-and-then-sell-immediately cycle that had traditionally dominated the eveningwear market, the fashion world paid close attention. Six months later, Armarium is sending runway-ready looks to social style lovers all over the country. A partnership with Net-a-Porter, an aggressive push into pop-up
Parker Posey and Nolan Funk Celebrate Mikimoto & The Pearl Necklace
Mikimoto, the iconic purveyor of luxe pearl baubles, celebrated its new book with a swanky get-together at Omar’s last night. Aptly titled The Pearl Necklace, the tome was published in collaboration with Assouline; together, they took over the West Village hot-spot by featuring photography from the book as well as various stations that provided extensive history lessons on the pearl. Par example?
Carine Roitfeld Talks Her New Collection with Uniqlo
Carine Roitfeld toasted her latest collaboration with Uniqlo avec a two-pronged event last night: a cocktail party at the retailer’s Fifth Avenue global flagship, followed by an intimate dinner at Indochine, which brought out faces like Martha Hunt, Jordan Barrett, Cindy Bruna, Lily Donaldson, Steven Klein, and Sebastian Faena. The 2016 Fall/Winter collection marks the third partnership between the fashion editor and retailer, and as always,
Darcy Miller Toasts Her New Book, Celebrate Everything!
Darcy Miller—founding editor of Martha Stewart Weddings—just launched her latest solo project: a tome titled Celebrate Everything! that spotlights her iconic party-planning skills. From tips and inspiration to DIYs (Darcy-it-Yourself) and DITs (Do-it-Together), the pages are packed with everything you need to know to throw your next shindig. Inside, Miller also looks back at some of her favorite parties (there’s no
Tommy Hilfiger and Gigi Hadid Expand on TommyxGigi Collection
It’s safe to say that the first buy-now-wear-now TommyXGigi collection was a success, because Tommy Hilfiger and Gigi Hadid are continuing their collaboration with a Spring 2017 collection. Naturally, they’ve expanded the partnership to include apparel, footwear, accessories, and fragrance, and they’re inviting consumers to contribute by voting on their favorite styles, which will be unveiled
Burberry and Elton John Team Up for Limited Edition Album Sets
Two British icons are in cahoots, once again! Burberry is partnering with Sir Elton John to release a limited-edition vinyl LP box set of six of his classic albums, handpicked by the musician. The London-based fashion house designed the box that holds the albums, which is a crimson red with gold flecks and comes embossed with Elton’s signature gold lettering. “I’m
Dear Vetements Socks: About What Happened…
Dear Vetements socks, You probably won’t even read this—you’re made of 85% cotton, 13% polyamide, and 2% elastane, so your facilities are elementary at best—but I feel really strongly about what happened between us. When you were recommended to me by the good algorithms at Net-a-Porter, I thought you were totally cute. You reminded me of something out of