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At last eve’s third annual WSJ. Innovator Awards at the MoMA, Gisele BÃ¼ndchen was on hand to a) fete the mag’s November issue, which she appears on the cover of, flanked by Daft Punk b) saunter on stage during the Awards with the helmet-clad musicians as they got honored c) look ravishing in a spangled, plunging midnight blue Versace mini.
At the Changing Watch benefit for the We Are Family foundation on Wednesday, Nile Rodgers surprised the packed room at Cipriani’s when he admitted that he turned 61 this year. You might be familiar with a little song called Get Lucky he helped Daft Punk produce (you know, the one that was a top hit in 97 countries). But that’s just one of the many (many, many, many!) golden hits he’s produced.
Looks like Pharrell Williams “got lucky,” thanks to the news that he’ll be designing a range of sunglasses for Moncler; he’ll also appear in their ad campaign. WWD reveals that the shades will be “halfway between futurism and ’50s style.” Sounds perf for his buddies Daft Punk. The new line will be presented in Paris on September 26th.
Claire Danes covers the August issue of Vogue aka “The Age Issue” with fall looks for everyone with a little help from Daft Punk. (For realz?) Annie Leibovitz shot the Homeland actress who talks about her bonkers night winning a Golden Globe earlier this year. “I went on the red carpet, went upstairs, fed (son) Cyrus. Went into the ceremony, got the award, went back to feed Cyrus, went out again,” she recalls.
Vera Wang Says Red Carpet Snubs “Are Like Having Your Guts Ripped Out” [The Telegraph]
When a celeb decides not to wear her dress on a red carpet, the designer says it devastates her and her team
Giorgio Armani Opens Catwalk Home To Young Designers [Vogue UK]
The designer will stage a show for emergining Italian designers during Milan Fashion Week
Battle Of The Kates: Guess Which Brit Babe Has The Most Selling Power [Refinery29]
According to a new survey, Kate Middleton just exceeded Kate Moss’ selling power
Watch Male Models Sing Daft Punk At The CFDA Awards [Styleite]
In case you missed it, take a peek at these handsome boys singing Daft Punk’s summer anthem “Get Lucky”
A Look Into The Royal College Of Art’s MA Fashion Program [Dazed Digital]
The RCA is known for tailoring and this year’s MA opened with a menswear project with Brioni
We’ll get to the Saint Laurent bit in a second: First, we take this brief break from our regularly-programmed fashion coverage to bring you, arguably, the highlight of Coachella’s weekend une. Nope, it’s not one of the 5,921,726 swag-heavy parties (usually involving pools), email recaps of which are inundating our inboxes right now.