WHAT: Clare Vivier for goop Exclusive Monogrammable Clutch…WHY: Crisply white, with a bit of nautical-inflected preppy punch thanks to a simple, streamlined navy stripe: meet your new summer carryall. This leather Clare Vivier clutch gets the customized treatment with your initials, upping the must-and-lust quotient of the designer’s covetable, sleekly chic wares. Plus, it’s Gwyneth-approved, given its exclusive status to the most beautiful woman in the world (re: People) and her cult-adored goop empire. Now that’s striped-up hype we can get behind…AVAILABLE: $240, Goop.com…
Riccardo Tisci’s Verdict On Punk: Chaos To Couture At The Met [The Telegraph]
The designer discusses how punk inspired his work at Givenchy
See The Leaked Copy Of Abercrombie & Fitch’s Very Exacting Employee Style Guide [Styleite]
The brand’s aesthetic is so strict that women’s jeans must be cuffed precisely seven eights of an inch
Tavi Gevinson’s Teen Army Declares Twitter War On Voyeur ‘Growns’ [NYMag]
The style blogger posted a call to arms regarding Twitter’s latest teens versus adults war
Keira Knightley Marries James Righton [Vogue UK]
The actress married the Klaxons musician in the South of France wearing Chanel
Carey Mulligan Swaps English Rose Look For Ethereal Elegance In Flaunt Magazine [The Daily Mail]
The Gatsby star sported a poker straight blonde wig and vampish make-up for a Flaunt shoot
Lucy Kaylin, formerly deputy editor at O, The Oprah Magazine, has been named editor-in-chief at the publication…Susan Casey, formerly editor-in-chief at O, The Oprah Magazine, has left the publication to work on her novels…Deborah Way, formerly executive editor at O, The Oprah Magazine, has been named deputy editor at the publication…Kate Mack, formerly global social media and digital PR manager at Belstaff, has been named PR manager, digital media at Calvin Klein…
WHAT: Eamz Jessie Fluo Mix Nappa by United Nude…WHY: Despite the iconic designer namesakeâ€”Charles and Ray Eamesâ€”don’t expect to be sitting much in these sublimely absurd, elegantly odd United Nude kicks. They simply bode better for strutting, non? The collage of neon-hued Nappa leather and elastic lends a pieced-together effect on the vamp. Out back, the trippy illusion heels ensure a memorable exit. Every. Single. Time…AVAILABLE: $335, UnitedNude.com…
The annual, hotly anticipated throwdown of the glossy setâ€”the National Magazine Awards, given by ASMEâ€”transpired last night, with New York nabbing the biggest accolade as 2013’s Magazine Of The Year. A major win for Adam Moss and team, adding to their massive collection of Ellies (the russet-hued statuettes). The title also scored for Magazine Section, thanks to Strategist. In the fashion set, Vogue received one of the top-notch General Excellence In Print awards (as did Martha Stewart Living, Outside, The Paris Review, and National Geographic).
J.Crew is at it again: The retailer is pairing up with this year’s CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund winner, Greg Chait of The Elder Statesman, as well as the runner-ups, Tabitha Simmons and Jennifer Meyer, for a limited edition capsule collection to celebrate their achievements. The collections will be availabe online and in stores starting May 22nd.
Riccardo Tisci Unveils Ballet Costumes [Vogue UK]
The designer has created costumes for a performace called Bolero at the OpÃ©ra de Paris
Everything You Need To Know About J.Crew’s London Takeover [Refinery29]
Rumor has it the American retailer will be opening its doors on Regent street this Fall
June Eighteen: Kanye’s Fashion Comeback? [Telegraph]
The rapper tweets a significant date and it may not be about the baby or an album
A Delicate Piercing Craze Sweeps The Fashion Set [Fashionista]
J. Colby Smith of New York Adorned is piercing all of fashions hippest ladies
Who’s Table Will Kate Upton Join For The Met Ball? [NYPost]
Find out which designer’s table model du moment, Kate Uptown will be gracing with her presence
As The Met Costume Gala quickly approaches and everyone is scrambling to find their edgiest duds for the upcoming Punk: Chaos to Couture event and exhibition, Burberry has come to the rescue with a punk-inspired capsule collection.
WHAT: Tambour bag by TL-180…WHY: Round out your summer wardrobe with this TL-180 purse. The Italian brand, cooked up by design duo Luisa Orsini and Antonine Peduzzi, created a bag that can easily transition from day to night. Combine classic leather with feisty python and you’ve got a statement piece with a unique circular shape to stash all your stuff inside. Also of note: all the excellent goodies on offer at Anthem Wares (major lusting is just a click away, loves). Talk about staying ahead of the curve!…AVAILABLE: $535, AnthemWares.com….