Style Scoop: Karlie Kloss is VOGUE’s Top Model, Meet Stella McCartney OBE, Beyonce Covers Vogue Part Two?
We already knew that Karlie Kloss dominated the fashion world in 2012, so it's no surprise that the svelte powerhouse reigned as the most featured model in VOGUE this past year. Kloss was highlighted in 20 editions of the international glossy last year, including nine original spreads for the mag, beating out last year's VOGUE supreme, Arizona Muse. [Fashionista]
Speaking of VOGUE, a certain pop star is rumored to be covering the periodical for a second time this March. Beyoncé is said to have already shot the cover and corresponding spread with famed photographer Annie Leibovitz, which is alleged to hit newsstands mid-February. [Racked]
To top off Stella McCartney's amazing year in fashion — from her British Fashion Awards wins to design duties for London's Olympic athletes — the British designer has been honored with an OBE by Queen Elizabeth. She joins the Queen's New Year Honours List 2013 alongside fashion commentator Caryn Franklin, artist Tracey Emin, and others. [VOGUE UK]
What is Pucci creative director Peter Dundas' first rule when it comes to his designs? The body. With clients like Gwyneth Paltrow and Anna Dello Russo, he quips that women should feel “a bit more desirable in their clothes.” [Telegraph]
Rag & Bone is getting a boost. The New York City-based label, run byduo Marcus Wainwright and David Neville got some additional backing from Irving Place Capital. The John Howard-run private equity firm now holds about a 25% stake in the demin-based label. [WWD]