Suzy Menkes is making the jump from newsprint to top-notch glossy, thanks to her new role as international Vogue editor at CondÃ© Nast International. Menkes spent a quarter-century as style editor at The International New York Times (formerly The International Herald Tribune, before its rebranding in October 2013).
Earlier today in London, Tommy Hilfiger and Jonathan Newhouse co-hosted a dinner at The Emin Room at 34 Restaurant in Mayfair to celebrate the fourth season of men’s collections. Tommy was joined by his wife Dee Hilfiger, Newhouse, Head of the British Fashion Council Caroline Rush, Natalie Massenet, Elizabeth Saltzman, David Gandy, and Suzy Menkes.
Move Over Cara Delevingne, Edie Campbell Is The Hot New Mod On The Block [The Cut]
She walked in 21 of the most important shows during fashion month…The Bid For A Fair Playing Field in Fashion Journalism At Runway Shows [Business of Fashion]
The likes of Suzy Menkes and Cathy Horyn are often snubbed by designers, not being granted access to their shows due to a review…Diane von Furstenburg Is On The Search For A New President [Vogue UK]
Paula Sutter, who has been with the brand since 1999, is leaving the company at the end of the year.
Forget Gen X, Y, or Zâ€¦itâ€™s all about Generation W, apparently. Tonchiâ€™s tome hosted a cocktail with Craig McDean on Monday, luring the likes of Kanye West, Allison Williams, Joseph Altuzarra, Rose McGowan, Lily Aldridge, Alessandra Ambrosio, Anne V, Andre Balazs, Suzy Menkes, and Italo Zucchelli deep into the FiDi for the occasion. Bubbly was abundant, and the gorgeous, stately spread at 20 Exchange Place offered plenty of space for much-needed mid-NYFW catchups among the chic set. Even more mobbed than the bar? The line for the tarot card reader! Another shindig win for team W.
Could it be Friday and we haven’t written a word about Karl Lagerfeld all week? Good thing the week didn’t slip by without one item about the Kaiser coming your way. Germans are set to be treated to a four-hour documentary on Lagerfeld, slated to air in early September. He allowed cameras access to his life for over 16 months. In the process, he opens up about his career, personal life
Narciso Rodriguez Ties The Knot With Thomas Tolan [Vogue UK] The designer married his advertising exec partner this weekend at The Gramercy Hotel…Stefano Pilati Makes His Debut At Ermenegildo Zegna [NYTimes] Suzy Menkes on the designer’s “strong debut” during the Milan menswear shows…
Seven Things You Didn’t Know About Christian Louboutin [Styleite]
The shoe designer sounds off on why he doesn’t like the natural look and what he thinks about when designing
The Five-Year-Old Boy Who’s Become An Instagram Style Icon [NYMag]
Almost every photo of Alonso Mateo’s toddler style makes it to the network’s Popular page
Annie Leibovitz Unveiled New Series Of Hudson Valley Images [NYPost]
The famed photographer showed her new Hudson Valley images at Andre Balazs’ riverside estate
Didn’t see this coming…Christie’s London will be auctioning off Suzy Menkes’ personal wardrobe in July. “The Suzy Menkes Collection” will include 80 items from her personal closet from designers including Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent and Paul Smith. “I went to Christie’s and asked Pat Frost, international specialist and director of vintage couture, handbags, and luggage, to evaluate my collection,”
Fern Mallis is back May 7th with another one of her already legendary ‘Fashion Icons’ chats with Suzy Menkes in the hot seat next. What does one ask a legend like Suzy? “I’ll ask her all about her life, and how she came to be a â€˜criticâ€™ of fashion,” Mallis tells us. “But I love learning about families and how she found her style surrounded by so much of it in the industry.
Suki Waterhouse For Burberry? [Vogue UK]
Model Suki Waterhouse is rumoured to be the new face of Burberry
See All The Looks From The MTV Movie Awards [NYMag]
Find out what the stars wore on last night’s red carpet
The World Of Pip & Pop [Dazed Digital]
Check out the best set design from Australian Fashion Week from artist Tanya Schultz
Marchesa’s Georgina Chapman Welcomes Second Child [The Telegraph]
The designer gave birth to a son with husband, Harvey Weinstein last week
The Modern Blouse Strikes Out On Its Own [International Herald Tribune]
Suzy Menkes breaks it down on why the blouse is back in business