John Galliano’s got another new gig. His latest role? Teacher. The designer is set to teach a masterclass series at Parsons entitled, “Show Me Emotion!” The class will be taught to the design school’s seniors in the bachelor of fine arts program. The four-day course will include three days in the design studio with Galliano, which will be followed by a critique and Q&A with the dean of fashion, Simon Collins.
Marchesa designer and co-founder Georgina Chapman may amp up the volume for her clientsâ€™ high-profile nuptials, but for her own wedding to movie mogul Harvey Weinstein in 2007? No drame, sâ€™il vous plaÃ®t!
BY MARIA DENARDO
When it comes to multi-platinum hits, no one comes close to rock star Neil Lane, whoâ€™s frosted Hollywood A-listers like Angelina Jolie, Emily Blunt, and Sandra Bullock for almost 25 years. We caught up with the award-winning joaillier between sets in his L.A. studio.
BY MARIA DENARDO
David Meisterâ€™s gorgeous gowns have graced nearly every red carpet in Tinseltown, but did you know he also has a booming mother of the bride business?
BY PAIGE REDDINGER
Fashion’s Wealthiest In 2013 Named [Vogue UK]
Sir Philip Green and the Weston family top the list of Fashion’s wealthiest people
ASOS And The British Fashion Council To Create New Initiative For Young Designers [Refinery29]
Rumor has it there are talks to set up a working space, pattern cutting facilities and access to ASOS’s manufacturing space
John Galliano To Teach At Parsons [The Telegraph]
The designer will teach a new class entitled “Show Me Emotion!” for the BFA program
Creative Director, Naoki Takizawa On Uniqlo’s New LifeWear Concept Collection [Dazed Digital]
Styled by Nicola Formichetti, the new collection is meant to be a series of basics for “everyone and everyday”
10 Young London Creatives Shaping The Future Of Fashion [Business Of Fashion]
BOF talks to London’s bright young things from stylists and photographers to set designers and art directors
We’ve known him as the King of Vintage for years now, but middle America is finally getting a taste of his charms and wit in his new Bravo reality hit, Dukes of Melrose. Cameron Silver gave us a ring to fill us in on life as a celeb, his love of Broadway, and why he won’t be hitting Marie’s Crisis with Hedi Slimane anytime soon.
BY EDDIE ROCHE
Sara Pilot, currently a New York-based stylist, has been named Hamptons editor at Daily Front Row…Jesse Ashlock, formerly deputy editor at Details, has been named online director at T: The New York Times Magazine…Janna Johnson O’Toole, formerly senior beauty and fitness editor at Elle, has been named beauty and fitness director at Elle Australia…
Miuccia’s got a new PR maven in the mix: ValÃ©rie LebÃ©richel has been named Miu Miuâ€™s worldwide communications and external relations director. She comes to Miu Miu after spending a decade at CÃ©line in Paris. Her most recent title at the French maison was worldwide communications manager. Tres bien! Before that, LebÃ©richel was at Miyake Europe. LebÃ©richel will be reporting directly to Miu Miu executive officer Aldo Gotti, as well as Prada Group communications and external relations director Stefano Cantino. The position will have her city-hopping between Milan and Paris! Nothing like the chicer European answer to being bicoastal, right?
WHAT: Walter Steiger Tadpole Floral-Print Curve-Heel Sandal…WHY: There’s no need to grade these Walter Steiger sandals on a curve. The striking architectural shape mixed with the soft floral design clearly adds up to an A+! That uniqueness factor is owed to the eye-catching, curved signature horn-shaped heel! Talk about bending the rules. The crinkly floral pattern and punchy blue piping are the perfect spring wardrobe pick-me-up, non?…WHERE: $795, BergdorfGoodman.com…
Thierry Mugler To Head Up Eponymous Brand [Vogue UK]
The designer will now take back control of his brand after Nicola Formichetti’s departure
If Tilda Swinton Is To Be Believed, Centipedes Are The Next Accessory [Refinery29]
In this month’s W magazine, the actress wears four of the insects on her face
Introducing Suno’s First Fast Fashion Collaboration [Fashionista]
Suno has teamed up with Uniqlo for their first fast fashion collab
Mario Testino, 20 Questions: A Snapshot Of The Photographer [WSJ]
Mario Testino on photographing Madonna and Princess Diana
Male Models Who Look Like Cats [Styleite]
Des Hommes et Des Chatons is fun new blog all about yes, cats and males models