2009 February 26
Links of The Daily
(NEW YORK) A Work of Art [Vogue UK]
YSL and Pierre Bergé's private art collection rakes in nearly €500 million at auction
When Your Clothes Have a Backstory [NY Times]
"Much of the clothing at Bird appears to be recovering from its too-adventurous lives"
Touching down in Milan for it's fall 2009 fashion wwek [LA Times]
"Prada's louche, disheveled look for spring seems so out of place now...It's amazing what a difference the six-month lag from runway to store can make to a collection in this economic climate"
Terence Conran says recession boosts design [Times UK]
Economy will "purge"the industry; be a catalyst for good design
Russians top Milan's list of shoppers [IHT]
Ukrainians spend, but Russians shop--while Americans and Japanese numbers dwindle
Yesterday, Francisco Costa debuted a softer side for Pre-Fall on his runway. Costa has been the only designer thus far to actually present a runway show for the typically buyer oriented...
The New York Fashion Week schedule is losing Yohji Yamamoto from the mix, as the designer will be showing his Y-3 collection in Paris starting in January. The coed collection, which...
Nicoletta Santoro, currently a stylist and international fashion director-at-large at Vogue China, has been named creative director-at-large at Town & Country...David DeRobbio, formerly...