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Earlier last month, Macy’s revealed that it was collaborating with Calvin Klein‘s Francisco Costa as part of its “A Magical Journey to Brazil” series. We the Brazilian designer’s previewed the entire collection this morning and can attest that it’s amazing.
When she’s done parading around the world wearing nothing but Gucci, Florence Welch is reportedly headed back home to work on an affordable collection of clothing. And what better place to sell that collection that UK-based fast-fashion retailer, Topshop?
Exactly one month ago, after MAC and Rodarte discovered that their Mexican-inspired and inappropriately named makeup collaboration was offending potential customers, they decided to donate all of the proceeds from the collection to families of young women in dangerous areas like Juarez. But today, they announced that the makeup won’t even be shipped to stores.
Leave it to British designer Stella McCartney to stir up some magic in both the Adidas brand and the fashion world. The result: working out never looked so good.
Thought blogging couldn’t change the world? Our Rika Nurramah, The Frisky’s Jessica Wakeman, The Gloss‘s Lillit Marcus and The Cut‘s Amy Odell proved that theory wrong this week.
Of course while we try our best to steer clear of anything approaching a Croc, leave it to Moschino to remind us all that is cute about jelly shoes. Plasticly perfect for tromping around in come summer the brightly hued ballerinas are made entirely from interwoven recycled plastic, the result of an ongoing partnership with Kartell.
In fashion, they say inspiration can come from just about anywhere — Japanese horror flicks transform into webby knits and locker room wear becomes a corseted sweatshirt. But Eric Cartman? Not exactly our idea of a muse.
They say opposites attract but as far as odd couplings go, this one made us scratch our heads and ask, “Is she really going out with him, er — it?” We’re talking, of course, about the latest in fashionable bed-fellows: QVC and the Smithsonian Museum.
Contrary to popular belief, the fashion world does have a sense of humor, and despite the fact that magazines are in the tank and brands are struggling to stay above water, everyone seems to be coming out to play for April Fool’s Day. Here are some of our favorite fashion-related jokes of the day.