Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 1:42pm
Dior has expanded its collection of high-profile muses and ambassadors with Rihanna as the latest power beauty to become the face of the brand. Steven Klein photographed Rihanna in “Secret Garden IV,” a campaign and short film shot inside Versailles, that will drop May 18. She... read more
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 1:20pm
Banking on the absurdity of consumer hype affiliated with sneakerhead culture, online retailer Spilled releases the “Sneaker Grail” rug featuring some of streetwear’s most-loved and recognizable sneakers. The limited edition plush rug comes in two sizes:  a “closet” size of 2... read more
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 1:19pm
As a part of his senior design thesis at School of Visual Arts, graphic designer and illustrator Zak Tebbal created a children’s book based on Kanye West’s already-iconic “Bound 2″ music video starring his boo Kim Kardashian. In speaking with The FADER, Tebbal noted, “The... read more
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 1:12pm
Ian Schrager’s new hotel, Edition, opened in Manhattan at the famed Metropolitan Life Tower on Tuesday night. It is the fourth collaboration in boutique hotels between the famed hotelier — and Studio 54 cofounder — and Marriott International, following locations in Istanbul,... read more
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 12:40pm
Regarded as one of the music industry’s most respected publications, SPIN has been keeping its readers well-informed on all things music for over 30 years now. To celebrate this feat, the magazine has compiled a list of the 300 best albums of the past 30 years. Drawing on... read more
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 12:21pm
WASHINGTON — The Senate reached a deal and path forward on presidential Trade Promotion Authority and three other trade measures Wednesday, overcoming a major roadblock that had stalled debate on the bills. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.) said the Senate will... read more
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 12:01pm
Dov Charney’s made his move — in California Superior Court — and sued American Apparel Inc. and its chairman, Colleen Brown, for defamation and false light. The suit, which hinges on a memo Brown sent to employees last month, seeks $20 million plus lawyers fees and is part of... read more
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 12:00pm
In one of the more bizarre collaborations we’ve seen this season, luxury house Valentino is set to hook up with none other than Aston Martin for a uniquely camo-patterned take on the Vanquish car. Perhaps inspired by former Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli’s infamous (... read more
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 11:15am
MILAN — Eurazeo SA confirmed Thursday the sale of 19.5 million shares in Moncler SpA, through its subsidiary ECIP M. The sale, first announced on Wednesday evening, represents about 7.8 percent of the company’s capital. As a result, ECIP M will own a 15.5 percent stake in... read more
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 10:57am
“It’s kind of like art school,” said Ryan Roche, on the terrace of the Gramercy Park Hotel. She and her fellow CFDA nominees for the Swarovski Award for Emerging Talent were displaying their objet d’arts commissioned by Swarovski as a one-of-a-kind piece that symbolized... read more