2010 May 17
Links of The Daily
(NEW YORK) Lara Gets Married [Vogue UK]
All the details (Givenchy! Claridge's! Tom Ford! Elton John!)---and pictures---from Lara Stone's wedding to David Walliams
Women Wear $1,500 Worth of Clothes and Jewelry Each Day - Survey Finds [Stylelist]
The breakdown: between underwear, clothing, shoes, accessories, jewelry, and a handbag, women wear about $1,500 each day---though somehow, we think certain fashionable chicsters might top that
Sykes Up at Aquascutum [Vogue UK]
After Michael Herz and Graeme Fidler's departure for Bally, Giorgio Armani and Alberta Ferretti alum Joanna Sykes has been named creative director
Marc Jacobs employee receives surprise delivery [Page Six]
A female Marc Jacobs employee at the brand's Mercer Street store received a package that contained cocaine
Tommy Hilfiger Replants His American Flag [NY Times]
"The $3 billion sale of Tommy Hilfiger to the clothing conglomerate Phillips-Van Heusen that concluded May 6 was significant for any number of reasons, not the least of which is that it suggests that the fashion elite may have underestimated Mr. Hilfiger. The price was nearly seven times what Phillips-Van Heusen paid for Calvin Klein in 2003 and nearly five times what LVMH paid for Donna Karan in 2001, which has to give some satisfaction to a designer whose clothes once prompted the fashion critic of this newspaper to declare, 'You wanted to get the S.U.V. out and run them over a few times.'"
The Ermenegildo Zegna Group has a new marketing maven on deck: Shauna Brook is joining the Italian company as SVP of marketing and communications. She comes to Zegna from Revolate ...
Glamour has tapped Jane Keltner de Valle as their fashion news director, which is a newly created position at the glossy. In her fresh gig, de Valle will report to fashion director...
For our latest assistant tête–à–tête, your Daily decided to get on the beauty beat, so we headed straight for Allure’s glossy 4 Times Square digs. There, amid their well-stocked...