Gillian Gorman Round, formerly senior vice president, brand development at Conde Nast, has been named publisher at Lucky…Marcy Bloom, formerly publisher at Lucky, has left the publication…Jennifer Alfano, formerly co-founder and editor at KeepItChic.com and founder of an eponymous handbag line, has been named fashion features director at Harper’s Bazaar…
WHAT: Romanov Clutch. WHY: Despite the chilly temps, The Styleliner is still wheelin’ and dealin’ in a city near you, stocked with plenty of exotic gems. Take, for instance, this Romanov leather clutch complete with 3-D, hand embellishment using sequins and metallic beading. Sublime, non? But you may want to act fast. There’s only two left. Bonne chance!
This week Diana Vreeland is back in vogue with the launch of a book and documentary, The Eye Has To Travel about her divine life in fashion. The Daily asked author and filmmaker, Lisa Immordino Vreeland about her mission to keep her grandmother-in-lawâ€™s memory alive.
(NEW YORK) No Show For Alexander McQueen [Telegraph UK]
Alexander McQueen will not present an A/W ’13 Paris Fashion Week show
Vivienne Westwoodâ€™s English National Ballet Rebranding [Vogue UK]
The designer has collaborated with the English National Ballet for its new campaign
Betsey Johnson and Fern Mallis Talked Careers, Family, And Love At The 92Y [ELLE]
Betsey Johnson dishes to Fern Mallis about her upcoming reality show
Uniqlo Continues US Expansion, Nabs Exec From Forever 21 [Racked]
Uniqlo announces a series of management hires
Karlie Kloss Harvard-Bound? Model Says It’s ‘In The Plan [Huffington Post]
The mod won’t stay a mod forever
She may call America home, but Bergisch Gladbachâ€™s own Heidi Klum hasnâ€™t abandoned her roots. The Daily Berlin caught up with the Class-A German export to set the record straight about lazy models, her shocking new fragrance, and her lucky bag of baby teeth. Seriously. What are your goals for 2013?
My New Yearâ€™s resolution is to eat healthierâ€”less meat and more fruits and vegetables.
Flame-haired Austrian designer Rebekka RuÃ©tz, 28, got her start with prints master Peter Pilotto during a stint in London before debuting her eponymous line three years ago. In the six seasons since, sheâ€™s gone from black-on-black chic to Hunger Games glam. Next up? A capsule line of coed tees and a foray into menswear.
BY ALEXANDRA ILYASHOV
Everyone’s haute for Herpen! Futuristic Dutch designer, Iris van Herpen is launching her first ready-to-wear and accessories line…
This season Kilian Kerner celebrates his 10th year showing at Berlin Fashion Week so we thought weâ€™d check in with the recovering â€œItâ€ boy to find out how heâ€™s maintained his lasting appeal. Because he enjoys actingâ€”like our sainted muse, Coletteâ€”we then followed up with the truly important questions.
BY EDDIE ROCHE
(NEW YORK) Raf Simons Is Collaborating With Adidas [Fashionista]
Simons designed a limited edition menâ€™s sneaker range
Dolce & Gabbana Join The Billionaires Club [Telegraph UK]
Forbes reveals the designers’ fortune
Alexandra Shulman Launches Debut Book In Paperback [Vogue UK]
The Vogue editor has launched her debut book
New Site ‘Fohr Card’ Is Basically a Blogger Background Check [Racked]
Ex Tumblr fashion director Rich Tong, blogger Holly Stair, and blogger/photographer James Nord launched a fashion blogger directory
Three If By Sea [Vogue]
Vogue’s Hurricane Sandy editorial is causing quite a controversial stir on social media
IBM Algorithm Says Steampunk Is The Future Of Fashion. It’s Okay, You Can Laugh. [Refinery29]
IBM’s trend-casting algorithm predicts the next trend to be steampunk
Tavi Gevinson Sings Pet Shop Boys To Promote ‘Cadaver’ Book Launch [LA Times]
The teen trades blogging for singing