Style Scoop: What Tumblr’s Move Could Mean for Fashion, Anna Piaggi’s Clothing Still in Storage and Christy Brinkley Puts on a Swimsuit Again


Yahoo! bought Tumblr for $1.1 billion, and though Yahoo’s CEO Marissa Meyer promised not to “screw it up,” Fashionista raises a valid point: how will this effect Tumblr’s thriving fashion community? [Fashionista]

Italian Vogue editor Anna Piaggi died last August leaving behind racks on racks on racks of clothing. 40 rolling racks, to be precise, covering every wall in her Milan apartment. The wardrobe is so vast that her brother, who inherited everything when she died of a heart attack, isn’t sure what to do with it. So for now, it sits in storage. [Wall Street Journal]

Christy Brinkley is back in a swimsuit after 30 years, her fourth divorce and a $500,000 tax lien back in 2011, for the Hamptons-based magazine Social Life. She looks as amazing now as she did on the cover of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition back in the 70s! [StyleCaster]

Versus isn’t the only new addition to Versace, as it looks like the Italian fashion house could have a new investor, too! Qatar Holding, which owns Harrods department store, and Fondo Strategico Italiano have expressed interest in the company. But it remains to be seen whether Versace will take them up on the offer. [Business of Fashion]

Midori just named a new happy hour style ambassador: George Kotsiopoulos! The Fashion Police co-host will style the advertising campaign starring the Vampire Diaries Candice Accola and be the voice for all social media campaigns. [GLAM Inbox]

Selena Gomez wore a Zuhair Murad Spring 2013 collection dress to the Billboard Music Awards that strongly resembled a dress Prabal Gurung showed in his Fall 2012 collection sparking the debate of who inspired whom? [Fashion Law]

AllSaints just launched a new film division that explores music, style and street documentaries. AllSaints Film will be committed to commissioning young, innovative filmmakers as well as producing in-house content under Wil Beedle who will act as creative director. [GLAM Inbox]