2010 April 1
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(NEW YORK) We won’t be cruel enough to mislead you with juicy, totally made up news items on this lovely first of April—but we will be kind enough to share our deliciously imagined scoops with you. So here they are: The Daily’s favorite completely fictitious April Fool’s Day headlines!
La Vie en Vogue!
Exclusive! Tonchi leaves his post at W for Vogue after just three weeks; Wintour departs for London to take over ambassador post
The Invisible Man
Bravo inks deal for Martin Margiela reality show, production to begin in August
Naomi Campbell Retires
39-year-old former super quits modeling to launch girls’ finishing school in Moscow
Gaultier’s Tashkent Travels
JPG picks Uzbekistan as location for his resort 2011 collection showing; Karimova sisters to sponsor the show
Ivy League of Her Own
14-year-old Tavi Gevinson accepted early-early-admission to Yale; expected to pledge Kappa Alpha Theta, major in Child Psychology
Terry Richardson Enters Treatment Facility
"Terry checked himself into a treatment facility to deal with personal issues," his rep said in a statement. "He realized that this time was crucial to help himself, help his family and help save his identity"
Glenda Bailey accepts a $3 million salary offer from Ann Taylor; leaves Harper’s Bazaar to Joanna Coles
Obama X Ikram
World Exclusive! Michelle Obama designs a capsule belt collection for the retailer to benefit Healthy Child Healthy World
Marc on Rue Cambon
Lagerfeld era comes to end; Jacobs takes the Chanel throne
The Hermès Network
Faye Dunaway joins Hermès as the company’s new creative consultant
The Som Cooking Hour
Peter Som quits fashion for a six-season deal at the Food Network
All Betts Are On
“I’m still a contender,” says Kate Betts about the W editor in chief position
BREAKING! Joseph Altuzarra to helm Givenchy
Riccardo Tisci joins Carine Roitfeld as French Vogue creative director
Retail Power Play
Saks introduces Real Housewives of New York lifestyle collection designed by Jill Zarin with accessories by Kelly Bensimon
True New Blood
InStyle’s Ariel Foxman snags recurring role on the hit HBO show; Charla Lawhon comes back to sub for the wunderkid
Mario Testino leaves Vogue to join The Congress of the Republic of Peru
Behind Israeli Bars
Bar Refaeli is forced to join the Israeli army; Leonardo DiCaprio oraganizes telethon to rescue damsel in distress
Patrick’s New Gig
Fairchild chairman leaves sooner than predicted to team up with Kelly Cutrone to form Scoop PR, an agency devoted entirely to news-breaking reality TV
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...