Macy’s and Madonna Plan Pop-Up Fashion ExhibitWWD
Madonna is loaning her iconic costumes from past appearances and performances to the Macy’s City location in Los Angeles for a one-night-only, two-hour exhibit to market her Material Girl juniors line.
Thierry Mugler Named Creative Advisor at MuglerVogue UK
Thierry Mugler, artistic director of Thierry Mugler Parfums, will now serve as a creative advisor for the brand while pursuing other projects including writing and directing theatrical shows.
Now that you’ve spent the entire winter season (or a least the last few weeks) working on that hot summer bod, it’s time to shimmy into the season’s hottest swimwear trends. No matter your shape, there’s a suit for every body and almost every style is in style right now so pick your fave and head for the sandy beaches of wherever.
For you, we’ve created a mash-up of our favorite suits for laying about, soaking it up, and splashing around. Faherty Brand is doing their share to help on the environmental front with swimwear made from recycled plastic bottles, American Apparel keeps the one piece current with a grid print, and Victoria’s Secret blends classy and sexy with pretty sequins. For the bold, Topshop’s Rainbow Wolf one piece will help get your point across.
Etsy Steps Into the Wholesale MarketWWD
The e-commerce marketplace is inviting vendors and buyers to participate in Etsy Wholesale, a new venture for the vintage and handmade company that will allow goods to be sold in larger quantities.
Christian Lacroix to Design Capsule Collection for SchiaparelliThe Business of Fashion
Although the Schiaparelli brand has yet to choose an official creative director, Lacroix will provide the first step towards bringing the name back to the runway with a 15-piece couture collection to be shown at Paris Couture Week in July.
Get a Belt, or Get Fined – It’s Now Illegal to Wear Saggy PantsHuffington Post Style
Louisiana’s Terrebonne Parish passed an ordinance banning residents from wearing pants that sag too far below their waists. Offenders will be fined $50 for the first offense, $100 for the second offense and $100 plus 16 hours of mandatory community service for the third offense.
Newly Promoted Anna Wintour is Making Moves at Condé Nast The Cut
Wintour was named artistic director of Condé Nast last month. Today, Condé Nast announced former Teen Vogue editor Eva Chen as a consultant for “various special projects” at Lucky and the Vogue communications director role is up for grabs.