2009 July 6
Links of The Daily
(NEW YORK) Berlin Fashion Week Shows a Raw Energy [NY Times]
"As Mayor Klaus Wowereit has famously defined his territory: 'Berlin ist arm, aber sexy' — 'poor, but sexy.'"
Celine Closes [Vogue UK]
Celine closes its only UK stand-alone store...could there be trouble for the newly Philo-helmed brand?
New Sex Capital? It's Brooklyn! [Page Six]
Sarah Jessica Parker backs a new Sex and the City-esque series...based in Brooklyn
Animals, Plastic or Dead [NY Times]
Looking for a different kind of fashion icon? Try Bat for Lashes' Natasha Khan
Fashion Family [Vogue UK]
Ben Westwood, son of Viv, on his new fashion venture: "I've been working on my fetish photography for 18 years and I want to try something different. What else is there to do? I know a bit about production because I used to work for my mum in production from 1986 to 1990"
The Creative Class: Penny Martin, Editor In Chief Of The Gentlewoman [Business of Fashion] The intelligent mag has now released nine issues under the helm of this talented editrix......
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...