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The Daily Media: 78 Shifts to Discuss
Jessica Diehl, formerly fashion and style director at Vanity Fair, has been named creative director of fashion and style. Paolo Cigognini, formerly worldwide communication, marketing, and e-commerce director at Dolce & Gabbana, has been named worldwide communication and marketing director at Alexander McQueen. Meghan Murray-Merriman, formerly senior PR director at KCD PR, has been name
Models Doing Other Things: Jess Perez Is Every Freelancer’s New Best Friend
Model Jess Perez has had a fruitful career in front of the camera, but is moving on to a new path with the launch of Tycoon, a company she created that develops technology products to help freelancers manage their finances. First up: Tycoonapp, an app that tracks how much and when money is owed. Perez fills us in on how it works and
Does Fashion Have a New Clubhouse?
Restaurateurs Lisle Richards and Eric Marx, who have a lengthy Rolodex of fashion friends, opened the doors this week to their latest venture, Kola House in Chelsea, with a bash, private tastings, and a hint that this might become an industry clubhouse in the next few months. The restaurant, which sits above The Gilded Lily, kicked off the opening with a party
Slate & Stone Launches Women’s Collection
Slate & Stone, best known for its men’s ready-to-wear, is getting into the women’s market. The brand has enlisted IMG Models stunner Clair Westenberg to star in a new campaign shot by Standa Merhout to launch the collection, available now exclusively at Slateandstoneclothing.com. What prompted the expansion? “I grew up in the apparel business, watching and learning from
Grace Coddington on the American Vogue Years
Grace Coddington’s latest book is The American Vogue Years, which features the various editorials she’s masterminded since 2002 with the biggest photogs in the biz: Meisel, Klein, Weber, Leibovitz…we could go on. We recently sat down with Coddington to talk about the book, her affection for Natalia Vodianova, and what it was like appearing in the recent Calvin Klein campaign. How difficult
Bill Murray Enters the Fashion Biz
This is not a joke! Bill Murray is taking his Caddyshack role to the fashion world with the debut of a golf apparel line, called William Murray Golf. The collection is set to launch on October 20, and will be available at TheChivery.com. The logo? Murray’s club-tossing silhouette, from when he famously chucked his putter over his shoulder at
True Life: I’m A Luxury Salesperson
One storied brand has become the darling of Madison Avenue ever since a galvanizing new creative director revived its once-fatigué look. The Daily recently sat down with a saleswoman at one of its best-performing stores to dish anonymously about life back on top. Consider this a tale of hope! How would you describe the current
W’s Edward Enninful On His Model Obsessions
We recently caught up with W‘s creative and fashion director Edward Enninful to inquire about his latest runway fixations. “I’m obsessed with Ellen Rosa from DNA,” he told us. “She opened Altuzarra and Sies Marjan and walked in Alexander Wang, DKNY, Marc Jacobs, Vera Wang…She’s Brazilian and to me what fashion is about these days, which
In Case You Missed It: The Daily Media
Welcome back, chicsters! If you were busy soaking up the sun and missed your weekly dose of media and fashion intel, here's a rundown...Which editrix has Leandra Medine added to her Man Repeller team? Who got promotions at W? Which Calvin Klein designer joined Mack Weldon?
The Daily Media: 38 Shifts to Discuss
Caroline Grosso, formerly fashion market and digital fashion editor at W magazine, has been named senior digital fashion editor. Leslie Price, formerly editor-in-chief at Racked, has been named editorial director at Man Repeller.