Watch out CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund, you’ve got competition.
Luxury giant Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton is launching an international contest for young designers with the fashion industry’s biggest names selecting the winner, Women’s
DESIGNER: Hedi Slimane
INSPIRATION: Guy de Cointet, an L.A. based artist who makes “lifelike and contrived” work.
TRENDS: Bold metallic sequins, one shoulder dresses, oversized blazers, leather mini skirts, sequin socks with
Well, well, well.
Can't say we didn't see this coming: Marc Jacobs is leaving Louis Vuitton after 16 years to take his namesake brand public with his business partner, Robert Duffy within the next three years.
16 years that
DESIGNER: Riccardo Tisci
INSPIRATION: “His fascination with Japanese and African cultures, intertwining their indigenous traditions of dress for a collection that pulsed with elegant female power.”
TRENDS: Pleated harness
To top off YSL's rebranded Saint Laurent aesthetic under Hedi Slimane, the house has chosen Polish beauty Anja Rubik to model its Spring 2013 collection for YSL.com. No word on who shot the black-and-white images, but judging from Rubik's
Skyfall, the latest installment in the James Bond series, is getting blinged out thanks to a limited-edition Swarovski line. Inspired by the 007 franchise, Swarovski commissioned Stephen Webster to craft the collection, which will be worn