Chanel & MOMA Love for Almodovar
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Last night fashion met film, at the The Museum of Modern Arts 4th Annual Film Benefit. The stylish event, sponsored by Chanel, was held to honor the Academy Award winning writer, director Pedro Almodovar and raise funds to ensure that great works of cinema continue to join the collection of The Museum of Modern Art. The glamorous occasion drew a cast of fashion and film’s finest including Anna Wintour, Karl Lagerfeld, Antonio Banderas, Penelope Cruise and Sarah Jessica Parker. Almodovar joins Baz Luhrman(2008), Tim Burton(2009), Kathryn Bigelow(2010), who have all previously been nominated by MOMA for the prestigious award.
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H&M First to Get into the Silly Season with All Star Holiday Campaign!
H&M seem to be the first to claim the silly season has arrived! This all star holiday season campaign celebrates togetherness with Georgia May Jagger & Jerry Hall, Karen Elson & her sister, Edita Vilkevicuite & Tony Ward and Joan Smalls & partner. If the fashion statement is anything to go by, ‘tis the season to be wearing black & white!
Galliano Online Store Launch!
The John Galliano Company, Ittierre S.p.A and The Level Group are pleased to announce the launch of the first official Galliano online store creating global access for fans of the iconic brand.
The new Galliano online store will blend the worlds of commerce, creativity and content with the unmistakable spirit of the house. Galliano’s essence of energy and innovation inspires the ever-evolving narrative across the site, and marks the web with the unique Galliano identity. A rich world of imagination, glamour, rock and romance.
Rebels and romantics will be shopping for key pieces from the Galliano Fall 2011/12 RTW and Accessories collections for Men and Women. Add to cart!
Versace for H&M - “My House. My Rules. My Pleasure.”
It is three days prior till the Versace for H&M collaboration hits stores and the fashion world is set a frenzy. In this short fashion film, Donatella Versace controls a Versace kingdom where she is producing an army of Versace dolls. Donatella signs off the film with the statement, “My house. My rules. My Pleasure.” Splendid. The film stars models-of-the-moment Lindsey Wixon and Daphne Groeneveld who also star in the print campaign shot by Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott and styled by Joe McKenna. The campaign boats a list of other blonde bombshells, including Abbey Lee Kershaw and Sasha Pivovarova. Get ready for the queues.
YSL - Long Live Loulou
In this very sad week we remember one of Yves Saint Laurent’s largest influences and designer of his jewellery line, Loulou de La Falaise who passed away on November 5th, 2011. De la Falaise is often attributed to inspiring Yves Saint Laurent’s masculine designs in his collections. For this we post Stefano Pilati’s fabulous two tone jacket from Yves Saint Laurent AW11. Her legacy for colour, man style clothing and extravagant jewellery will live on!
Louis Vuitton Resort 2012 with a Very Tanned Ms Muse!
Marc Jacobs’ demure and sweet collections for Louis Vuitton SS12 and Louis Vuitton Resort SS12 have definitely been the antithesis of his previous sexed-up AW11 collection. The resort campaign, lensed by Mark Segal is proof of this. Arizona Muse is pretty as a postcard in the resort collection made for lapping up the sun.
Karlie Kloss, Donna Karan Resort 2012 and one Smoking Red Dress
Karlie Kloss is smoking hot in Donna Karan’s racy Resort 2012 campaign. The resort collection is inspired by Donna Karan’s late husband’s Ducati riding outfits. Mesh paneling and super-tight silhouettes provide the perfect combination for showing off feminine curves. Watch the video below to view more from the collection.
Karl Lagerfeld Set to Release ‘Karl’ Range in January 2012
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Karl Lagerfeld has announced that he is set to release a new Karl collection in January 2012. The 100 piece strong collection, priced between €60-€300, will have a modern rock’n’roll aesthetic. The designs will center around denim and leather pieces with svelte silhouettes. Lagerfeld addicts will be pleased to know some trademark Karl pieces have been included, like statement collar accessories and fingerless gloves.
The collection is set to be unveiled on January 25th, 2012 during Paris Couture Week. Sales of the new Karl collection will be geared towards internet stores, starting with an exclusive partnership with Net-a-Porter. New president of Karl Lagerfeld BV, Pier Paolo Righi, predicts the new label could be responsible for 50% of the company’s profits.