Style Scoop: Lily Donaldson for Free People, Tiffany & Co. Joins Tumblr, Alexander Wang’s New Balenciaga Gig?

By  November 29, 2012

British beauty Lily Donaldson has a brand new gig: she’s fronting Free People‘s newest campaign. The VOGUE covergirl and former face of Burberry serves up some serious hobo chic in the Urban Outfitters’ company’s December lookbook. [Press Release]

After Nicolas Ghesquière left Balenciaga earlier this month and our initial shock of his departure after 15 years subsided, we were left with only one question: who’s taking his spot? Rumors floated around that Scottish designer Christopher Kane would be his successor, but now, the ultimate fashion force at The New York Times, Cathy Horyn, has revealed that Alexander Wang is in the lead for filling that post. [GlamChic]

In our social media-obsessed world, it’s no surprise that when one of our favorite luxury brands joins the Twitter-Tumblr-IG revolution that we’ll be sure to follow. Lucky for us, we got a little something blue this morning, Tiffany blue. Tiffany & Co., the famed jewelry brand that Audrey Hepburn helped us fall in love with, has joined Tumblr, giving customers and fans alike a different look at the iconic brand… and its timeless diamonds. [ELLE]

Jean Paul Gaultier cologne may not fill your air (à la Kanye West), but if you live in the great city of New York, his work can fill up a museum-browsing evening in Brooklyn. The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts’ retrospective on the couture clothier’s work is headed to the Brooklyn Museum with 140 pieces of closet candy, including his iconic designs for Madonna herself. But don’t plan your trip to that other borough just yet… the exhibition doesn’t arrive until October 2013. [Racked]

Elie Saab has us ready for Resort 2013! The romantic designer introduced his latest collection via a short film. Elie Saab Jr. took on the role as the short’s executive producer and created a dreamy cinemagraphic escape shot on the Parisian Siene River. After watching this, are we the only ones ready for a getaway? [Elie Saab YouTube]