Style Scoop: Nanette Lepore Does the Ballet, Azealia Banks for ASOS Holiday, Naomi Campbell “The Face” Promo Drops

By  October 25, 2012

Photo Credit: ASOS and WWD

Nanette Lepore is painting the New York City Ballet neon. The chic designer-turned-costumier is responsible for the sporty looks to be worn by dancers Charles Askegard and Georgina Pazcoguin through their October 28th performance of Picnic. [ELLE]

Hip-hop’s hautest newcomer, Azealia Banks is starring alongside Elie Goulding and Charlotte Fear for the ASOS Holiday 2012 campaign. So far, three photos and a 30-second teaser video have been released for the #bestnightever ad. More please! [MTV]

Swiss luxury label Bally is partnering with DKMS by creating a collection to benefit blood cancer research and awareness. The Lips for Life capsule features leather goods in black and carmine red for men and women. Fifteen percent of all proceeds will be donated to DKMS’ “Get Swabbed” initiative to fund bone marrow donor registrations. [BALLY Press Release]

Could Hedi Slimane be heading wardrobe for The Rolling Stones‘ 50th Anniversary tour? It’s yet to be confirmed, but sources say the (Yves) Saint Laurent creative director is in talks to create costumes for the band’s golden anniversary shows in London and New Jersey. [VOGUE UK]

Three promos for Oxygen’s The Face starring Naomi Campbell, Coco Rocha, and Karolina Kurkova are here. And let’s just say that Ms. Campbell may have a bone to pick with one of her fellow model coaches. [New York Magazine]

Alberta Ferretti is out at Philosophy and former Ralph Lauren creative director Natalie Ratabesi is in. Ferretti announced that she would be stepping down as creative director of her diffusion line to focus more energy on her eponymous luxury label. Ratabesi brings experience from Christian Dior, Valentino, and Oscar de la Renta. [VOGUE UK]