2009 April 9
Links of The Daily
(NEW YORK) Bow Ties Turn Up on the Cool Crowd [WSJ]
"Nowhere else can a man wear a bow, except tied around his neck -- just sufficiently off-kilter to establish its authenticity"
Trend Revision [Vogue UK]
From leopard prints to assymetry to super shoulders, what you need in your wardrobe this spring
Beatrice Reborn [Page Six]
Fear not, scene-y chicettes: the Beatrice Inn to reopen next week
Trust Me. You'll Look Cool in This. [NY Times]
"The job of the eight new style advisers hired for the New York Topshop store is similar to that of personal shoppers who cater to elite customers at stores like Neiman Marcus, except that their vocabulary is likely to include terms of more contemporary sociological interest, like acid-washing, butterfly sequins and platform wedges"
Earth Day gets big chains' attention [LA Times]
Everyone from Anthropologie to Target get in the eco-chic mood for Earth Day on April 22
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...