Will Brian Mazza be applying to the CFDA? The Renaissance man has always had his hand in fashion, but now he’s getting serious. Mazza has designed the jackets for the staff of The Dream Hotel’s downtown quarters (also sold in their retail store) and tells us this is just the beginning of his plans for worldwide fashion domination!
(NEW YORK) Nicholas Kirkwood To Receive LVMH Backing? [Vogue UK]
Kirkwood is rumored to be LVMH’s next acquisition
Nicolas Ghesquiere Own-label Rumours Gather Pace [Telegraph UK]
The former Balenciaga creative director is reportedly being courted by a number of high-profile investors
Simon Doonan On Being a â€˜Sporty Lesbianâ€™ [Fashionista]
Fashionista catches up with the industry fave
R29 Exclusive: JewelMint’s New Collab Is With CFDA Winner Philip Crangi [Refinery29]
You can now shop CFDA designers on the bauble site
Victoria Beckham Tweets Website News [InStyle UK]
VictoriaBeckham.com is set to launch by the end of the month
After four consecutive years of punctuating September’s NYFW circuit of Spring shows, Fashion’s Night Out is taking a breather this fall in the U.S. Instead of a one-night bonanza of celeb cameos, gratis cocktails, and general retail-centric pandemonium spilling out into the streets from SoHo to the UES, expect budgets to get allocated to events peppered throughout the year instead. The decision to put FNO on a hiatus was reached by Vogue, CFDA, and NYC & Co., all of whom sponsor the event.
Adorbs alert! Gary Wassner (you know him as the co-CEO of Hildun Corp. and a CFDA advisory board member) released two new tomes today on Kindle, Nook, and iTunes for the kiddies: The Candle Rock Mystery and The Mystery of the Presidential Papers.