Fashion Show Review, Ready-to-Wear Spring 2017. NEW YORK, United States — Italian conceptual artist Vanessa Beecroft likes to stage her performance pieces in locations which have some kind of significance, either political, historical or social.
Her latest managed to combine all three. It took place in Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park, at the tip of Roosevelt Island in New York City’s East River. Target Kicks Off Fashion Week With Sing-Along Event. NEW YORK, United States — Target kicked off New York Fashion Week with a sing-along event Tuesday night at a custom-built piano lounge the cheap chic retailer created, attracting such celebrities as Christie Brinkley, Kendall Jenner and Queen Latifah.
"This is the dream club for me that could be built in maybe Fort Lauderdale," said Paul Shaffer, before holding court at the bright red piano in the so-called Red's lounge. "I want to promote a kind of a good timely alcohol-infused sing-along kind of vibe. " Gisele Bündchen Holds Top Spot in Forbes Model List. NEW YORK, United States — Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bündchen remained the highest-paid female model in the world with annual income of $30.5 million, while Kardashian clan member Kendall Jenner more than doubled her earnings, according to Forbes' 2016 list on Tuesday.
Breaking News, News & Analysis. PARIS, France — French fashion designer Sonia Rykiel has died at the age of 86, after suffering from Parkinson’s disease for nearly two decades.
Rykiel stepped down from her role as CEO and artistic director of her eponymous brand in 1995 but remained close to the label, serving as honorary president until 2009 when she retired. She is survived by her two children, Jean-Philippe and Nathalie. The designer made a name for herself in the 1970s as the “Queen of Knitwear”, after she opened her first store in Paris two years earlier, attracting clients like Catherine Deneuve and Audrey Hepburn. Kanye West To Show Yeezy Season 4 During New York Fashion Week. Kanye West will present his latest Yeezy collection during New York Fashion Week next month.
According to WWD, the rapper will host his Yeezy Season 4 runway show on Sept. 7. West has not announced a time or location for the show yet. West showed his Yeezy Season 3 collection back in February at Madison Square Garden. The Teen Who Made Millions Selling Rare Sneakers. A day in the life of 16-year-old rare-sneaker dealer Benjamin Kickz.
Photographs by Jeremy Liebman At Miami-Dades Opa Locka Executive Airport, a man in uniform walks in from the tarmac to the marble-floored private-jet lounge and starts whispering. He’s excited. He just saw the rapper Travis Scott and his entourage pull up in a fleet of cars including a red Ferrari, black Porsche, and white Beemer with butterfly doors. Louis Vuitton and Christian Dior Follow the Scent of Opportunity. Photo “Perfume today has lost its soul.
It is far too mass and too marketed, lacking in personality.” That was Michael Burke, chairman and chief executive of Louis Vuitton, talking last month about why, after a 70-year hiatus, the French luxury house has been quietly plotting a high-profile return to the global fine fragrance market. “We see a big growth opportunity in offering artisanal fragrance that harks back to the ways they used to be conceived of and purchased,” he said. “But that means doing things the right way, and the right way takes time.” Brand Ellen: Can Happiness Sell Clothes? LOS ANGELES, United States — For the uninitiated, attending The Ellen Degeneres Show is like entering an alternate reality.
In stark contrast to the divisive American election campaign, pitting poor against rich, black against white, straight against gay and left against right, Ellen’s set is one where everyone can sit comfortably together, singing and smiling — and dancing. Giorgio Armani Moves SS17 Runway Show, Will Not Close Milan Fashion Week. Giorgio Armani will present his spring/summer 2017 collection mid-Milan Fashion Week this season, opting out of closing the event as he's traditionally done in the past.
This move means the last day of Milan Fashion Week — Sept. 26 — will be without a show by a strong, international name. Armani has, on many occasions in the past, expressed frustration with being the only major designer to close Milan Fashion Week for years now. In February 2014, Armani lashed out at Anna Wintour for skipping his fall/winter 2014 runway show to head to the Paris shows early. "There are some who prefer to snub the Giorgio Armani show and go to Paris. Raf Simons Confirmed At Calvin Klein. After many months of speculation, Raf Simons has finally been confirmed as the new chief creative officer of Calvin Klein.
Calvin Klein took to social media on Tuesday morning to confirm the news. "The arrival of Raf Simons as chief creative officer signifies a momentous new chapter for Calvin Klein. Not since Mr. Klein himself was at the company has it been led by one creative visionary, and I am confident that this decision will drive the Calvin Klein brand and have a significant impact on its future. Bella Hadid Lands Glamour September Issue Cover, Talks Dating The Weeknd, Lyme Disease, More. Bella Hadid just landed the latest cover of Glamour, marking her first American September issue cover. This Glamour cover is Hadid's second September issue cover this year — she recently landed the coveted cover spot on Vogue Japan's September issue too.
The unveiling of Hadid's major cover for Glamour comes just one day after she was announced as the face of J.W. Anderson's fall/winter 2016 advertising campaign.