2009 November 12
Links of The Daily
(NEW YORK) It Was No Walk in the Park [NY Times]
Miss J Alexander teaches Cathy Horyn how to runway walk; "There was a reason our mothers nagged us about standing up straight. We don’t see what others see"
Beauties' new mouthpieces [Page Six]
A new gig for Lorenzo Martone and former Elite marketing director Ryan Brown: launching ARC NY, a boutique talent PR agency for models
Estethica Advice [Vogue UK]
Put these names on your radar: Ada Zanditon, Christopher Raeburn, Goodone, Minna, Nina Dolcetti and The North Circular have been selected for the BFC's new Eco Fashion Mentor Program
Audrey's Frocks, Another Pop-Up [On The Runway]
Cathy on the pop-up phenomenon: "Well. I’m waiting for Bergdorf to announce that it will open a pop-up store, on the corner of 57th Street and Fifth…"
Picking Apart Bamboo Couture [WSJ]
How eco-friendly is bamboo really? "The bamboo used in textiles has to be heavily manipulated to go from stem to store. To create fabric, it's chopped up and dissolved in toxic solvents—the same process that recycles wood scraps into viscose or rayon. Indeed, bamboo fabric technically is rayon"
To celebrate the half-decade mark, e-comm haven The Outnet is rolling out an 17-piece collection of exclusives by a topnotch spate of designers. The accessories and apparel items are...
Vanessa Friedman Is Moving Into Some Big Shoes At The New York Times [Adweek] But with her solid plans to expand global coverage, the new fashion director and chief fashion critic ...
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 Will Relocate From New York To London
- Rolex Appoints Jean-Frédéric Dufour As CEO
- Links Of The Daily
- Joe Zee Named Editor-In-Chief And Executive Creative Officer Of Yahoo Fashion
- Alexander Wang To Design Collection for H&M
- Stylist Kate Young On Her Upcoming Book, Design Aspirations, And More