2009 July 8
Links of The Daily
(NEW YORK) Chanel, Now and Then [On the Runway]
Cathy Horyn: "I asked Mr. Lagerfeld about the new collection, about staying current, and about those blog reports that he would leave Chanel and be replaced by Alber Elbaz of Lanvin. Mr. Lagerfeld said to forget about it. He was going to die with his boots on"
A Misfit in the Couture Business [WSJ]
How Christian Lacroix is both too big and too small--which is destructive to the brand
Dmitry Medvedev's denim debate [Guardian UK]
Quelle scandale! When Barack and Michelle Obama met Medvedev, the Russian president wore jeans!
Why Vogue still wields such power [Times UK]
"Why does anyone care if they write a letter/hold a weekly weigh-in for their staff/ban the colour pistachio/publish an all-black model issue? Isn’t it all about blogs and weeklies nowadays? Well, yes. And no."
Jackson's singular style rings through memorial service [LA Times]
From the single gloves of his brothers to fedoras and military jackets, how fans and friends sported Jackson's style
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...
It's always an editrix-studded affair when Ann Taylor presents their latest collection, and their Fall 2014 preview this week was no exception. The likes of Kyle Anderson, Cindy Weber...