2009 July 7
Links of The Daily
(NEW YORK) In a Downturn, Jewelers Aren't So Precious [NY Times]
From “It’s become a little bit gauche in a way to walk around, to flaunt, whether you have it or not" to “The half-carat is the new three-carat” how the recession is hitting jewelers hard
Haute Couture Faces Uncertain Times [NY Times]
Suzy Menkes: "In the closeted world of satin and sequins that is Parisian haute couture, there is uncertainty about the future"
Burani to License Giambattista Valli Fashions [WSJ]
Giamba makes the switch from Gitmar Group to Burani for production and distribution
Make Your Own Matthew Williamson Kaftan [Guardian UK]
Williamson offers his pattern for a chic summer DIY project
How to wear sequins [Times UK]
In honor of Michael Jackson, perhaps?
Glenn O'Brien: Still Alive [Cityfile]
Quelle mix-up! A Glenn photo runs with the obituary of former Beatles manager Allen Klein
Z Zegna has been handpicked to be this year’s guest label at Pitti Uomo, the menswear trade show based in Florence, Italy. Befittingly, the label and its parent company, The Zenga...
The U.K.'s beloved mass fashion retailer Primark is finally coming stateside next year. Primark is slated to open stores on the East Coast of the U.S. next year starting with Boston...
Top Male Model Cole Mohr To Put On Art Show [Dazed Digital] The 27-year-old model and Hedi Slimane fave is putting on a show at Marianne Vitale Studio next month...Can Rebekka Bay ...