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When Simon Spurr left has eponymous label, we knew things were bad. Details were murky, and all PR operations were put on hold. Now we have slightly (and we do mean slightly) more insight into what exactly went down.
And the drama surrounding Simon Spurr’s unexpected departure from his eponymous label last week continues.
Why exactly did rising menswear star Simon Spurr abruptly leave his eponymous label? Mum’s the word.
Simon Spurr, celebrated menswear designer, has exited as creative director of his eponymous label. WWD reports that Spurr left the company on Friday but that the designer noted in an email exchange: “At this moment, I’m not at liberty to say anything about what’s gone on.”
We don’t know if it was the frozen treats or the affect of being in the presence of the Kaiser, but the spirits at last night’s Tribeca Film Festival premiere of Karl Lagerfeld‘s Magnum ice cream shorts were high. Seriously, everyone we talked to was such a delight!
The nominees for the Council of Fashion Designers of America‘s 2011 awards ceremony are set, and the list is more or less a roster of the coolest kids working in the industry. And when we say kids, we mean kids. Because for the most part, this year’s nominees are pretty young. Also: Lady Gaga was nominated!