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
Hermès: For a house synonymous with luxury, it makes sense that its ready-to-wear collection should look unmistakably rich in a completely understated and sophisticated way. When ...
Ready for another installment of “The Assistant Files”? Of course you are! This week, The Daily ventured to the offices of Redbook, where Hannah Hickok has been assisting editor...
Prized for her discretion, on-demand makeup artist Tina Bech Lipman’s roster of private clients reads like the guest list at the Vanity Fair Oscar party. Without giving too much ...