All posts tagged "Karl Lagerfeld"
Phoebe Philo Is Leaving Céline, Not Going to Alaïa
The latest round of fashion musical chairs is yet another blow for the beleaguered French industry, not to mention the legion of global Philophiles that worship at the altar of Céline. This morning almost every fashion media outlet is reporting that the persistent rumors that have been buzzing for some time are true—Phoebe Philo will step down from her
The Daily Roundup: Chanel CEO Steps Down, Tyra Banks Welcomes Son
Read today’s daily dose of chic intel right here… Chanel CEO Steps Down Just 24 hours after Karl Lagerfeld presented his latest collection for Chanel at Couture Fashion Week in Paris, the fashion house’s CEO Maureen Chiquet announced that she would be leaving her position after nine years at the helm. Tyra Banks Welcomes
Chanel Haute Couture Spring 2016
Welcome to the dollhouse. Karl Lagerfeld outdid himself again, but we never thought he would go eco-chic. After his jet-set runway last season, Karl opted for a more subdued home for his collection this season by building out a wood-slatted house surrounded by a garden complete with lily ponds and blue skies above. The collection was
Berlin Schick! Highlights from BFW
Peter Davis spent a few days in Germany for Berlin Fashion Week and writes in with what he saw, who he met, and who we need to know about. Berlin is the Brooklyn of Europe: gritty and glamorous, fast and fashion-forward, and open 24/7…and Berlin Fashion Week is a nonstop circus of catwalk shows plus
Exclusive Scoop Part 2: Where Is Hedi Slimane?
The Daily exclusively broke the news on January 4 that Hedi Slimane will depart his post as creative director of Saint Laurent. Over the holidays, high-level sources in Paris buzzed that Slimane will not renew his contract with Kering (owners of the French luxury brand), which is up for renewal this March. The reasons reportedly boil down to creative differences combined with the high cost
Breaking! Did Hedi Slimane Leave Saint Laurent?
The Daily hears that Paris is abuzz with Hedi Slimane’s rumored departure from Saint Laurent over the holiday due to creative differences. Calls to the Saint Laurent U.S. PR team today were met with “No comment.” Slimane joined the house in March 2012, replacing creative director Stefano Pilati who helmed the label for almost eight years. The now LA-based designer has been criticized by fashion doyennes like Cathy
Exclusive! Karl Lagerfeld and Hedi Slimane Reunite for V Magazine
The folks at V Magazine are ringing in 2016 with a little help from two fashion powerhouses and a pop icon. Lady Gaga guest edits issue 99, and Karl Lagerfeld and Hedi Slimane front the two covers, for which each designer photographed the other. “Karl and I had not taken photographs together for more than 10 years,” Slimane explains. “The last time I photographed him was
Elisa Sednaoui Fronts Ermanno Scervino Spring/Summer ’16 Campaign
Elisa Sednaoui is the new face of Ermanno Scervino’s Spring/Summer 2016 ad campaign. The 28-year-old beauty, who is of Italian, Egyptian, and French descent, was shot by famed photographer Peter Lindbergh in the California desert just outside Los Angeles. The campaign took inspiration from Michelangelo Antonioni’s classic Zabriskie Point—a film that frequently serves as inspiration for
Karl Lagerfeld Takes Chanel Métiers d’Art Show to Rome
Roman holiday! (We couldn’t help ourselves.) Karl Lagerfeld trotted off to Rome for his annual Métiers d’Art extravaganza, and sure enough, he turned Italy’s storied Cinecitta, founded by Mussolini in 1937, into a fashion show venue. Charmingly, he recreated a Parisian street scene, where models like Binx Walton, Lara Stone, Sam Rollinson, and Charlotte Free streamed
The Daily Roundup: Karl Lagerfeld Takes Paris to Rome, J.Crew Teams Up with Pierre Le-Tan
Your daily dose of chic intel has arrived! Read on for our roster of must-read tidbits… Karl Lagerfeld Takes Paris to Rome Last night, Karl Lagerfeld brought Chanel to Rome to celebrate the work of its prized artisans at its Métiers d’Art show. Chanel CEO Bruno Pavlovsky explains the importance of the show to the Brit glossy. J.Crew Teams Up