Style Scoop: Kanye on Kimmel, André Leon Talley Talks Kim K., Cosmo Gets Political


Last night, Kanye West and Jimmy Kimmel seemingly made up from their trending, Twitter “rap feud.” To seal the proverbial deal, Kimmel even gifted West a pair of leather jogging pants (a nod to ’Ye's Fendi plea) for little Nori… because, you know, she needs more fabulous wears in her designer-heavy closet. [GLAM Chic]

As for mommy Kim Kardashian, the reality TV star has a new fan… in André Leon Talley. “If you had said ‘Kim Kardashian’ to me a year ago, I would have said, ‘Oh please! No, no,’” he said during his 92Y talk with Fern Mallis. “But I just met her in Paris, and she’s a sweetheart when you meet her. I must say, she’s way above Honey BooBoo.” [StyleCaster]

Operation Cosmo-politics is in full swing. Editor-in-chief (and Jawbone UP proponent) Joanna Coles is slowly but surely introducing features to her magazine about policy issues that affect women's health and well-being… outside of the bedroom. [Washington Post] could be selling out… again. The luxury e-tailer is reportedly toying with the idea of a new merger or acquisition just three years after being bought by Compagnie Financière Richemont. [WWD]

Matthew Williamson and Karlie Kloss, take two. After teaming up for Williamson's Lindex campaign, Kloss joined the English designer again, this time for his Styled by Matthew Williamson spot. [Fashion Gone Rogue]

Fendi Casa has a new home. The décor arm of the Italian luxury brand has set up shop on Madison Avenue with a hard launch expected for the 23rd of this month. [Racked]

Robert Lee Morris is bringing sterling silver, iconic collections, and current trends to your fingertips with the launch of e-commerce. [GLAM Inbox]

Parsons is fixed on the faux. The New School for Design is partnering with The Humane Society and Donna Salyers’ Fabulous-Furs for a faux fur design competition. Participants will be tasked with integrating faux fur into womenswear, menswear, children's wear, and/or accessories for their senior thesis collections. [Humane Society]

“Hold On, We're Going Home” … with Reem Acra. The designer let New York Design Hunting into her haute haven, an immaculate space accented with gold-leafed cabinets, wallpaper inspired by her eponymous clothing line, and refinished doors from Beirut. [Curbed]

Want to be a supermodel? Here's your chance. V Magazine has joined forces with Ford Model Management to give an aspiring muse her big break and the title of “The Next Female Face of Fashion.” [V Magazine]