2008 February 19
Missoni - Milan Fall 2008
(MILAN) Roll Call: Glenda Bailey, Stephen Gan, Cathy Horyn, Joe Zee, Anne Slowey, Anna Piaggi, Suzy Menkes, Michael Roberts, Anna Wintour
Chic Report: The dripping-in-glamour 1939 film The Women was Angela Missoni's inspiration this season, and oh, how it showed, culminating in a collection that was more grown up than ever. Heavy on sumptuous, Old-Hollywood luxury and structured looks, the collection included impeccably tailored grey slacks, floral-print wraps, glorious furs, dainty shrunken cardigans, and a gauzy, bejeweled evening gown that left even the most jaded editrixes gawking. "It was so glamorous," raved Dazed & Confused's Jefferson Hack, who certainly knows glamorous (hello, Anouck?). "It was like watching characters from an old Italian movie!" Meanwhile, an ecstatic Charla Lawhon said, "I'm trying to figure out how I can wear one of those wraps!"
Things are in great shape over at dMondaine! The slimming lingerie brand, created by designer Kiana Anvaripour, is designed to enhance women’s curves rather than hide them, while...
Áslaug Magnúsdóttir, co-founder and formerly CEO of Moda Operandi, has left the company...Carissa Rosenberg Tozzi, formerly entertainment director at Seventeen, has been promoted...
Catch them if you Cannes! A second jewelry theft has taken place at Cannes and this time it was a $2.5 million de Grisogono necklace.