Mazel tov to David (son of Ralph) Lauren and Lauren (niece of George W.) Bush, who are engaged, according to Neiman Marcus’ Twitter account. Neiman Marcus used the hashtag “Fashion Royalty” in the announcement, and it couldn’t be more fitting. Bush has a fashion line under the name Lauren Pierce and is the driving force behind the popular FEED bags. Lauren is Senior Vice President of Advertising, Marketing and Corporate Communications at his father’s company, Polo Ralph Lauren. It’s about time America got its equivalent of the royal wedding.
Oh, and also, the question everyone wants to know: will she become Lauren Lauren? There is a great way to get around this issue – she could become Lauren Lifshitz (the Lauren family’s original name before Ralph changed it).