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
Mary Katrantzou For Adidas [Vogue UK] The designer is bringing her wild prints to the sneaker label for a long-term partnership...Vanessa Friedman Is Moving Into Some Big Shoes At ...
Fresh on the heels of its announcement that Roland Mouret would be designing a 25-piece collection for the brand, Banana Republic has brought on another household name designer, but...
The Victoria's Secret show is crossing the pond. The 2014 show will be hosted in London this year instead of New York. Supermodels Candice Swanepoel and Adriana Lima made the announcement...