2010 February 8
Links of The Daily
(NEW YORK) Kroell Investment [Vogue UK]
Lanvin's mysterious investor, Ralph Bartel, is linked to Devi Kroell, another growing luxury brand
The Foot Behind Jimmy Choo [WSJ]
A few of Tamara Mellon's footwear stats: the Jimmy Choo mogulette has over 800 pairs (she's lost count), in a 23'X15' closet--and at times wears more than 3 pairs of shoes in a day
Pulse by Karin Nelson [NY Times]
From the denim tuxedo (now a fashion do?) to Ann-Dexter Jones' jewelry line...Plus! Your new favorite moto jacket--for a steal...
Veronica Webb, Coco Rocha reporting on Fashion Week [Page Six]
The two models will report on Fashion Week for NYC Life for Modelinia.com
Behind the Scenes: The Product Specialist [On the Runway]
Pattern maker and production manager Cindy Ferrara: "In the beginning, I would bring mannequins in my duffle bag so the sewers in the China factory had a western figure to work with. Again, it was this sense of origami, that’s how they approached pattern-making. It was the kimono heritage. The idea of rounding and shaping was foreign to them. And they were all running around in Mao jackets. There was no fashion. I’d bring fashion magazines from New York and they’d just have a heart attack looking at them."
Supermodel Maker [Vogue UK]
Donatella on her famous love for supers: "It was a time when designers were afraid of models with fame. They were afraid that the clothes would be overtaken by the fame of the models. I said to Gianni, 'Do not be afraid like everybody else, because it is just stupid. Fame on fame means more fame!'"
Chic gala alert: New Yorkers For Children held their annual Spring gala last night at the top of the Mandarin ...
Calling all go-getters: Last eve, Glamour celebrated its 2014 crew of Top 10 college women (fun fact: Martha Stewart...
One way to get a group of New Yorkers chatting is to bring them to a totally new locale, as Yoana Baraschi did...
Where was every serious foodie in Manhattan on Wednesday night? The Food Bank for...
Atelier Swarovski launched its first foray into fine jewelry last night at a dinner...
"It's our Victoria's Secret show!" a female guest mused last night at the 11th annual...
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...