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"
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...