Style Scoop: Commes Des Garçons Does Hermès, Saskia de Brauw Face of Saint Laurent Men, Miranda Kerr for Mango

By  November 26, 2012

Here’s a capsule collection collaboration that has our luxury cravings on high. Commes des Garçons designer Rei Kawakubo is lending her talents to Hermès, where she’ll be working on two limited-edition scarf lines under the Comme des Carrés name. The first collection, Noir et Blanc will feature five $493 black and white scarves, while the second, Couleur, will comprise six colorful designs that will run up to $2,076 dollars. Both collections will be available February 2013. [ELLE]

The dude who’s fronting the Saint Laurent Spring 2013 menswear campaign looks like a lady — that’s because she is. Supermodel Saskia de Brauw was picked by creative director Hedi Slimane to model his men’s line, marking the second time the 31-year-old model has bested the boys. De Brauw also walked in Givenchy’s Spring 2013 mens’ show. [Telegraph]

J. Crew’s baby line is starting out “tiny” according to the brand’s official Twitter account. How tiny, you ask? $188 baby blankets, nautical onesies, and $125 cashmere sweaters in seven different colors to make your tot the talk of day care, every day of the week. [Racked]

There’s a new madame over at Mango: Miranda Kerr. The model, mom, and Victoria’s Secret Angel is taking Kate Moss‘s spot as the face of the Spanish label for Spring 2013. Her ads, shot by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin will be out this winter. [GlamChic]

The beauty pros at Urban Decay now have a new home: L’Oreal. L’Oreal’s acquisition of the 100% vegan cosmetics line is expected to finalize by the end of this year. [WWD]

ASOS is flexing its dotcom muscle and branching out into luxury retail. The company bought 30% of Covetique, an e-commerce cite that specializes in high-end, designer resale. Now, customers can expect to see the likes of Versace, Christian Louboutin, and Preen alongside ASOS’s River Island and Oasis lines. [VOGUE UK]