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Last June, we reported that Lydia Mauer, previously of Givenchy and Yves Saint Laurent, had been appointed as the new artistic director of Paco Rabanne. Now, just shy of a year later, the French fashion house has announced that they are parting ways with the young designer.
Fragrance reviews are silly, but sometimes, fragrance marketing is even sillier. What do “playful pastimes” and “nostalgia” really smell like? So from now on, we’ll be crowdsourcing our own fragrance reviews. Read on to find out what our office thought about the latest sample to land on our desk. This week, we’re sniffing Paco Rabanne 1 Million.
Fall is probably our favorite fashion season. Why? One word: sweaters. As the weather starts to cool down, we go on sweater-shopping rampages. The one problem with sweaters, however, is they can very easily get boring when you’re wearing them all the time. That’s where this Paco Rabanne number comes in to save the day. If you have a casual $1,396, that is.
Lydia Maurer has been appointed the new artistic director of women’s ready-to-wear at Paco Rabanne.
If you thought there weren’t enough rockstars of advancing age making headlines in the fashion world, you were right! Iggy Pop, he of the stringy body and the stringier hair (and also, you know, decades of pretty good music) is set to be the face of a new fragrance from Paco Rabanne.
“Rent” — the Broadway favorite that was in retirement for the past 3 years — made its comeback to the New York stage in July. And with every major comeback there’s a reinterpretation, which in this case, came in the form of an extensive wardrobe makeover.