Topic: Suzy Menkes

Raf Simons To Possibly Leave Jil Sander, May Be Planning A Move To YSL

Raf Simons To Possibly Leave Jil Sander, May Be Planning A Move To YSL

On Sunday, the fashion press did one big Coke Zero spittake when news of Raf Simons moving to YSL spread across Twitter. The story traced back to  International Herald Tribune online style editor Jessica Michault, who had tweeted, ”Suzy Menkes breaks the news that Raf Simons is slated to take over the helm at Yves Saint Laurent,”effectively also breaking the news that Stefano Pilati was leaving YSL. BUT… More »

Watch Lady Gaga and Nicola Formichetti Talk Thierry Mugler

Watch Lady Gaga and Nicola Formichetti Talk Thierry Mugler

Lady Gaga and her friend–”best friend,” they correct in unison–Nichola Formichetti (now creative director at the resurrected house of Thierry Mugler) sat down for a chat with Suzy Menkes to discuss his inaugural women’s wear collection for the label, her Thierry-embodied lifestyle, her upcoming (blood) perfume, and other stuff that makes sense in the Gagaverse. Check it out after the jump. More »

Ready-to-Click: Katy Perry’s Glamorous Growths

Ready-to-Click: Katy Perry's Glamorous Growths

The “Teenage Dream” singer’s mouth is 150 Swarovski crystals worth of weird. -People

Since a lot of people would buy anything Natalia Vodianova is selling, it sounds like Russia will host the World Cup. -Modelinia

Angelina Jolie will collaborate on a jewelry line. Someone has likely beaten me to a joke about blood vial necklaces. -WWD

Isabel Toledo has designed… a candle. -T Magazine

Another non sequitur designer collaboration, Jessica Simpson’s pile of gold, Gisele to breed again, and More »

Link Love: The Day An American Apparel Employee Was Angry (But Not For Sexual Harassment!)

Link Love: The Day An American Apparel Employee Was Angry (But Not For Sexual Harassment!)

Disgruntled ex-American Apparel employee is disgruntled. He has a very embittered and lengthy e-mail to show for it. -Fashion Indie

Billy Reid won the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Award for 2010. Congratulations! -Catwalk Queen

Diesel slutted it up in Brooklyn Law School’s library; the university is pissed because they were expecting something more wholesome, probably never having seen a Diesel ad. -New York Post

Lady Gaga to launch fragrance; expect the ad campaign to be groundbreaking, controversial, whatever. -MTV

Steal Mena Suvari’s Theory look. -The Frisky

Emma Watson wore Burberry, Cecilia Dean roughing it, Kate Moss without make-up and More »