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Twitter Report! Inauguration Edition
To wear Jason Wu (again) or not to wear Jason Wu. That was the question on Michelle Obama's mind pre-inauguration. In 2009, the First Lady wore a white, one-shoulder gown by Wu to the Inaugural Ball, catapulting the designer to fashion stardom. Four years later, Wu again worked closely with Mrs. Obama's team, yet there was no confirmation as to whether or not she'd remain loyal.
Barneys Looks for New Digs Downtown
Barneys' newish owner, Richard Perry, bought the company last year and is already making some moves, literally: The company plans to open a flagship store complete with a Co-Op outpost somewhere downtown, likely below 14th Street. The news follows a recent announcement that the company will shutter its 18th Street Co-Op location on March 1st. Sad news for Chelsea-based chicsters!
John Varvatos' New Campaign Rocks
The new John Varvatos campaign pairs Jimmy Page (Led Zeppelin's legendary guitarist) and emerging music artist Gary Clark Jr. The campaign was shot in London by Danny Clinch at the historic Rivoli Ballroom. "Jimmy Page has been a music and fashion icon of mine since 1970," Varvatos explains in a statement. "Gary Clark Jr. is the real deal: amazing guitar player, singer, songwriter, and friend.
It's Not A Chanel Show Without….
This isn't our favorite look for longtime Chic crush Baptiste Giabiconi, but we'll take what we can get. (Less is always more when it comes to BG!) Karl's BFF lent his support today attending Chanel's Haute Couture show in Paris. Fun fact! Baptiste gave the Kaiser's infamous cat Choupette to him as a gift. What a bromance those boys have!
Vanessa Paradis and H&M Get Earthy
Vanessa Paradis has been named the face of H&M's upcoming line "Conscious" that hits stores and the WWW on March 25th. The entire men's and women's collection is made from sustainable materials such as organic cotton, recycled polyester, and Tencel. The new line is part of their commitment to an environmentally friendly future. H&M is also launching a "Conscious" garment collection initiative.
Shot of The Daily: The Broderick Family
The twins weren't up for a night on the town, but the Broderick family put in a little family time at Patricia Broderick's opening of "Paintings and Works on Paper" at the Tibor de Nagy Gallery last night. SJP, Matthew, and an almost all grown up James Wilke came out to celebrate the work of the original Mrs. Broderick.
Paris Couture: Giambattista Valli
Full skirts, tea-length dresses, black and white, animal print, pastels and floral. Giambattista Valli's couture collection hit all of the trends we've been seeing from the runways.
Paris Couture: Alexis Mabille
Yesterday marked the first couture collection for Alexis Mabille as an inducted member to the elite Chambre Syndicale.
Links of The Daily
(NEW YORK) Stephanie LaCava Accessorises Her Literary Debut with Marc Jacobs LaCava launches her memoirs And The First Lady Wore...Jason Wu (Again)! After days of speculation, the first lady's inaugural ball gown is revealed Hedi Slimane Casts Unknown Indie Musicians for a Very Rock nâ€™ Roll Menswear Debut at Saint Laurent Slimane revolutionizes menswear Allana Maiden Starts Change.org Petition For Victoria's Secret To Start Line For Women Who Have Undergone Mastectomy...