2009 August 12
Links of The Daily
(NEW YORK) Graff Attack [Vogue UK]
£40 million in jewels stolen from London's Graff flagship--the biggest heist in British history
Playing to the Middle [NY Times]
"Herein lies the genius of J. C. Penney: It has the most obese mannequins I have ever seen. It’s like a headless wax museum devoted entirely to the cast of 'Roseanne.'"
Red-Letter Day [Vogue UK]
Escada shareholders reject restructuring plan--which means back to the drawing board for the struggling company
Why get highlights, when you can have 'Twilights'? [LA Times]
Ok, now we've taken this Twilight obsession just a bit too far...
Alton Towers bans men in Speedos [Guardian UK]
How small is too small? British water park bans Speedos
Want to stay chez Karl Lagerfeld? The designer has signed on to create a signature hotel in Macau, China which will welcome guests come 2017. Lagerfeld's major hospitality endeavor...
Phoebe Arnold, formerly fashion director at Ponystep, has been named senior editor at LOVE...David Perel, formerly president at Next Act Media, has been named editorial director at...
Big shuffles at Bauer Publishing: Dan Wakeford is out as EIC of In Touch and Life & Style, 12 years after joining the European mag company's stateside HQ. David Perel has been named...