2010 August 5
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(NEW YORK) DVF's Charity Giveaway [Vogue UK]
Von Furstenberg pledges half her fortune to the Giving Pledge, Bill Gates' and Warren Buffet's charity initiative
Why Vanity Fair's best-dressed list is no style barometer [Guardian UK]
"As a barometer of style, the list is utterly meaningless - financier Arpad (or Arki to his friends at Vanity Fair) Busson makes an appearance, with his look described as 'dark suits'. A more honest description might have been 'really rich'. Meanwhile, Carey Mulligan's look is described as 'existential pixie'. That's what, exactly, a fairy who has read too much Kierkegaard?"
Peter Brant, Interview mag sued for $1.1M [Page Six]
Peter Brant's legal woes are not over yet; two former sales execs are accusing the mag of cheating them out of sales commissions
All That Glitters [Vogue UK]
Armani Privé, Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci, Lanvin by Albert Elbaz, Vivienne Westwood and Sonia Rykiel are among the labels participating in Swarovski's 22 Ways To Say Black project, creating a gem-encrusted LBD to auction for the American Cancer Society and La Ligue Nationale Contre le Cancer
Chico’s Brings its Camouflage to the Hamptons [NY Times]
Chico's, chic? If you bring your stylist pals with you to dig, there may be treasures unearthed among the "plain-Jane tank tops and elastic-waist jeans"
Where was every serious foodie in Manhattan on Wednesday night? The Food Bank for New York City's 'Can Do' event...
Atelier Swarovski launched its first foray into fine jewelry last night at a dinner in Bergdorf Goodman's BG restaurant...
"It's our Victoria's Secret show!" a female guest mused last night at the 11th annual Jeffrey Cares fundraiser...
If we told you that Kristen Wiig took on a very serious role, and didn’t crack...
“So, have you bought any pieces yet?”: That was the oft-repeated question of...
It was a stylishly sylvan atmosphere at this year's Save Venice Ball. Steering away...
The Editorialist hosted a dinner with the CFDA and Hannah Bronfman at the Highline...
Looking for a way to completely transform yourself for a few hours this weekend? ...
Cherry Bombe's gorgeous biannual mag celebrating women in food launched just one...