Are you getting your Cannes on? If you didnâ€™t make it to France for the latest circuit of tapis rouge-filled festivities, thereâ€™s plenty to satiate in the gown department. Does a more glam intersection of silver screen and straight-off-the-runway eye candy exist than Cannes? Non!
Riccardo Tisci’s Verdict On Punk: Chaos To Couture At The Met [The Telegraph]
The designer discusses how punk inspired his work at Givenchy
See The Leaked Copy Of Abercrombie & Fitch’s Very Exacting Employee Style Guide [Styleite]
The brand’s aesthetic is so strict that women’s jeans must be cuffed precisely seven eights of an inch
Tavi Gevinson’s Teen Army Declares Twitter War On Voyeur ‘Growns’ [NYMag]
The style blogger posted a call to arms regarding Twitter’s latest teens versus adults war
Keira Knightley Marries James Righton [Vogue UK]
The actress married the Klaxons musician in the South of France wearing Chanel
Carey Mulligan Swaps English Rose Look For Ethereal Elegance In Flaunt Magazine [The Daily Mail]
The Gatsby star sported a poker straight blonde wig and vampish make-up for a Flaunt shoot
WHAT: Dasha Zhukova x Illesteva
WHY: Russian socialite, fashion designer and former magazine editor, Dasha Zhukova partnered up with Illesteva to design this pair of darling sunnies, which also come in pale pink. Each pair are handmade in France using a mix of acetate. Snatch them while you can, only 200 of these limited-edition shades will be made.
Tonight, Aerin Lauder’s long-awaited shoe line, AERIN, will bow in Bloomingdale’s on 59th Street at 6 p.m., where Lauder will be on hand to meet-and-greet devotees and personally sign their brand new purchases. (Joie!) This afternoon, we hopped on the phone with Lauder for a good ol’ fashioned gab fest…about shoes, of course!
Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana were denied appeal and their fashion house was slapped with a fine of $440.2 million by the Italian Tax Commission. The duo got charged for transferring control of their brands to a shell company (a company that exists but does not actually do business or have any assets) called Gado Srl in Luxembourg in 2004 and 2005. The transfer allowed the designers to avoid paying a total of $550 million in taxes to Italy.
Let’s press the like button on this. Karl Lagerfeld has cast Keira Knightley as Coco Chanel in an upcoming short film to be shown with his new cruise collection in Singapore. The film starts shooting this week in Paris and is being made to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the first Chanel store in Deauville, France.
(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
Less a restaurant than a religion, Le Bernardin looms atop the New York City food chain like some midtown Notre Dameâ€”an ecstatically four-starred salute to the wonders of the sea. But while it may be tough to book a pew, itâ€™s easy to feel at home, thanks to Maguy Le Cozeâ€”its bobbed and beatific high priestess, conscience, and co-ownerâ€”whoâ€™s been spreading her saintly brotherâ€™s gospel of raw with chef Eric Ripert for three decades running. She is classically fabulous and utterly French: Behold her awesome power!
BY ALEXANDRA ILYASHOV
Hanging onto every saucy, often pretty poignant, bit of Franglish that comes out of Carine Roitfeld’s mouth is the norm. But add Town & Country EIC Jay Fielden to the mix at his full charm capacity, in interviewer mode, as was the case at last night’s Q&A sesh at the Hearst Tower, and Roitfeld’s newish gig as Harper’s Bazaar’s global fashion director, and there are more CR gems to fawn over than usual. Behold the most memorable quotables!