2009 April 22
Links of the Daily
(NEW YORK) Gucci Coup [Vogue UK]
PPR's sales dip, but Gucci posts a sales increase of around 10% for the quarter
Affairs on Tap [Page Six]
Is Daphne Guinness over Andre Balazs already?
Past the Bouncers: What a Feeling [NY Times]
Topshop: "Everything looks so sarcastic and right-this-second trendy as to be planning for a near-immediate obsolescence. Despite my willingness to wait in the endless fitting-room line, I was unable to find one thing I really wanted to try on; I happen to know from experience that 1983 is unlikely to last forever."
Coco Chanel: A life on camera [Guardian UK]
From Audrey Tatou to Gabrielle herself, all of Coco's iconic looks
Matthew Williamson: designing for H&M, Cat Deeley and Kate Moss [Times UK]
"It was always quite clear to me that there are two career trajectories for a British designer. Hyped and bought out, or bankrupt and forgotten. I didn't see any middle ground. London is a great place to start - none better - you get huge support from the press and retailers at the start. But then they're like, ‘next!'"
Chanel is taking quite a trip for its next showing: Karl Lagerfeld's latest Cruise collection will be trotted out in Dubai on May 13. The show will be staged on an island off the city...
Meaghan Murphy, formerly deputy editor at Self, has been named executive editor at Good Housekeeping...John Brodie, formerly executive editor at Hachette Book Group, has been named...
It's always an editrix-studded affair when Ann Taylor presents their latest collection, and their Fall 2014 preview this week was no exception. The likes of Kyle Anderson, Cindy Weber...