Anna Wintour just nabbed a powerful new capacity beyond her Vogue EIC gig, bound to keep her busy at 4 Times Square for a while: the editrix has been named artistic director of CondÃ© Nast.
Former i-D fashion editor Fiona Dallanegra will rejoin the British magazine’s masthead on April 2nd with a new title: publisher. Dallanegra will take over for founders Tricia and Terry Jones, who sold the bi-monthly chronicle to Vice Media in December. The husband and wife duo will, however, remain as shareholders and partners in the business.
(NEW YORK) Burberry To Swap Milan For London For Menswear Show [Telegraph UK]
Burberry is set to show during the menswear showcase London Collections: Men
Lily Aldridge Designs Debut Clothing Collection [Vogue UK]
The VS mod has designed her first clothing collection in collaboration with Velvet by Graham & Spencer
EXCLUSIVE: V Magazineâ€™s Latest Editorial Has Us Seeing Double [Styleite]
V Magazine reveals its Power Couples issue
A Chat with Viktor & Rolf and â€˜CEO of HTMLâ€™ Liz Goldwyn on Their Funny New Video Project [Fashionista]
The trio explore their â€œroundâ€ concept
Behold: A Glimpse At The Celia Birtwell For Uniqlo Collection [Refinery29]
Her signature prints have arrived at Uniqlo
Burlesque danseuse Dita Von Teese dodged the drizzle today inside the top level of The Lion, where she showcased her upcoming HSN assortment including two fragrances, Dita Von Teese and Rouge, starting at $20 each and a vintage-inspired intimates line priced between $25 to $45. Expect the sultry lineup to bow online March 17 and premiere on HSN TV on April 23. BY MARIA DENARDO
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GQ and Glamour are the first 4 Times Square glossies to get the full CondÃ© Nast Entertainment treatment, via a new digital vid network of original series inspired by the duo of mags. Separate YouTube channels house the content, in addition to official sites for each title, which encompasses a quartet of shows per magazine. What’s the point? CNE wants to be “creating more ways for our unparalleled audience of influencers and trendsetters to experience their favorite content,â€ said Entertainment division president Dawn Ostroff in a statement.
If there’s any doubt that digital shopping is driving revenues for fashion brands and retailers, look no further than Urban Outfitters. The youth-skewed retailer announced that direct-to-consumer sales totaled $240.5 million in their fourth quarter, equating to 28.1 percent of total sales.
(NEW YORK) We’re Lovin’ It: Justin Timberlake Unveils His New Album Cover [Refinery29]
You can now stream the whole JT album on iTunes
Harrods Partners With Dior On Store Takeover [Vogue UK]
The famed department store will become a tribute to the fashion house
Alexa Chung Reveals More Details About Her Book [Telegraph UK]
Chung says her upcoming book is “definitely not an autobiography”
Franceâ€™s Most Infamous Escort/Lingerie Designer Launches Ready-to-Wear, Stands Us Up [Fashionista]
The designer stands up a Fashionista editor
Marc Jacobs Dons a Kilt to Shill Diet Coke [Racked]
The ads for Marc Jacobs’ designed Diet Coke bottles have arrived
Commerce flourished at Coterie this season as over 1,400 brands and an estimated 22,000 retailers convened at the Javits Center and Pier 94 in New York City. By most accounts, business was trending upwards at the booths forecasting a promising year ahead, particularly in the Russian and Asian markets which boasted a significant retail presence at the show. “The overall feedback was really positive,â€ said Coterie show director, Emilie Cooke Lewis. â€œThe show seemed busy, buyers were placing more substantial orders, and the quality of traffic was ideal.” Naturally, The Daily was on hand to round up the show’s hautest trends, buzziest brands, and insider feedback from the floor. Without further ado!
Targetâ€™s next target on its collab docket? A decidedly philanthropic, instead of designer-oriented, route. FEED USA + Target is bowing at the big-box retailer on June 30, the specially-designed goods from Lauren Bush Laurenâ€™s org will be available both in the retailerâ€™s brick-and-mortar locations and online.