Tasty morsels and intriguing chit-chat, fresh from the front row! First up: A few key things to discuss…
- Monica Lewinsky’s appearance at the Rachel Comey show/dinner.
2. Rats at Vogue. Still?!
3. The abysmal reviews of Fifty Shades. Anyone else need new V-Day plans?
4. Monica Lewinsky’s upcoming TED talk.
5. Barneys’ new print magazine. Discuss!
NEW GIG ALERT! Congrats are in order for Rebecca Minkoff. The designer has just been named essie’s new global color designer, a major gig that will ensure that her unique flair for color ends up on the chicest tips everywhere. “As this is my seventh season partnering with essie for NYFW, I’ve fallen even more in love with nails and have gotten such an interesting perspective,” says Minkoff. “Being part of the color process is so exciting to me.” Can’t wait for her creations!
HEARD: “To be very frank, I’m not interested in doing a show again…. It’s not a good way to represent what I do. There are other ways to communicate.”—Reed Krakoff at his store opening…“Driving Miss Daisy. That would be a weird collection, even though I respect the message.”—Lucio Castro, on the film one should never base a collection on, at his presentation…“We’ve evolved from baseball hats.”—Gents designer Josh Reed at his presentation…“It’s not really fashion bulls**t. It’s just what I like.”—Alan Eckstein at the Timo Weiland presentation…