2009 May 12
Links of The Daily
(NEW YORK) Jewels Nicked [Vogue UK]
Another London robbery! Several hundred thousand pounds worth of Garrard jewelry stolen from Harvey Nichols
H&M's Helping Hand [Vogue UK]
Dita, Yoko and Katy create tees for Designers against AIDS
Sorbier Illuminates His Collections [NY Times]
Coutourier Franck Sorbier: “Making a pretty dress is not what interests me. It has to have everything around it. A context that tells a story.”
Fashion's Mad Scientists [WSJ]
Calvin Klein, Lanvin and Jil Sander menswear tap materials like PVC, bonded leather and silk, and molded foam
Spending on luxury in tight times [LA Times]
For shoppers, "the taste for high-end goods didn't vaporize along with the boom years -- and neither did the wherewithal (and imagination) to satisfy their appetite for luxury"
Want to stay chez Karl Lagerfeld? The designer has signed on to create a signature hotel in Macau, China which will welcome guests come 2017. Lagerfeld's major hospitality endeavor...
Phoebe Arnold, formerly fashion director at Ponystep, has been named senior editor at LOVE...David Perel, formerly president at Next Act Media, has been named editorial director at...
Big shuffles at Bauer Publishing: Dan Wakeford is out as EIC of In Touch and Life & Style, 12 years after joining the European mag company's stateside HQ. David Perel has been named...