Style Scoop: DVF and Steven Kolb Ring In NYFW, Lady Gaga Will Perform at Harper’s Bazaar Party, Macy’s Introduces My Wallet


With Fashion Week around the corner, Diane von Furstenberg and Steven Kolb (president and CEO of the CFDA, respectively), reminded members of the industry that well-being should be a top priority. After all, “beauty is health and health is beauty,” they wrote in a Health Initiative letter to members of the fashion community. Also important this season: diversity on the runways and adherence to labor laws while working with models. [Glam Inbox]

Harper’s Bazaar is having a fashion week party, and Lady Gaga is the performer of choice. The bash will take place September 5 at The Plaza in honor of the glossy’s September issue, which features a portfolio by global fashion director Carine Roitfeld. Gaga, one of the magazine’s cover models, agreed to perform last week. [Women’s Wear Daily]

Instead of fumbling around in your purse for crumpled up coupons and lost gift cards, Macy’s has a better solution. The retailed is offering a digital wallet option to store and manage Macy’s offers as well as payment options online. My Wallet will store users’ credit card information, which allows the user to accumulate Star Passes promotions. It can be used on the retailer’s website via a mobile web browser as well as in-store with a credit card. [Women’s Wear Daily]

After a successful #Boxerina showcase last season, the Dannijo girls are hitting the road. Sisters Jodie Snyder Morel and Danielle Snyder will introduce their new collection, featuring jewelry, handbags and shoes as an interactive gallery exhibit at Manhattan’s Hosfelt Gallery. Sponsored by Mercedes-Benz, Samsung and Maybelline, the “Mongolian Road Trip” will be complete with Samsung tablets for an interactive element as well as a classic Mercedes-Benz convertible. [Women’s Wear Daily]

Donatella Versace just slayed the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge—in the best way possible, of course. The designer got in on the icy action, but definitely upped the ante a little bit. Dressed in all white, she took a seat in between two shirtless male models decked out in Versace gold chains and Versace buckets. Naturally. She nominated Pedro Almodóvar, Pharrell and Prince. [The Cut]