Skip Nav

Maison Martin Margiela Awarded Haute Couture Status

Paris's New Couturiers, Prada's Big Stars, and the British Fashion Council's 2013 Nominees

All the bits fit to print here, in our daily news roundup.

  • Maison Martin Margiela and Alexis Mabille are the newest fashion houses to be awarded official haute couture status. [Style.com]

  • Roksanda Ilincic, Mary Katrantzou, Nicholas Kirkwood, Peter Pilotto, and Emilia Wickstead are the 2013 British Fashion Council/Vogue Fashion Fund nominees. [Fashion Etc]

  • Holiday shopping procrastinators, you are not alone. A recent SOASTA study revealed that about 54% of Americans will do their Christmas shopping between now and the 25th. [Fashionologie Inbox]

  • According to Philip Treacy, there's nothing more British than an outrageous hat. "I make hats for very conservative English women who think that my hats are normal. I like being a hat designer in England because it’s part of the culture." [AnotherMag]

  • The next big collaboration: A.P.C. and Kanye West? [Complex]

  • Donna Karan's new Facebook App lets users try their hand at celebrity styling. [WWD]

  • Kate Moss proves what a pro she is in a behind-the-scenes video from Stuart Weitzman's Spring campaign, shot by Mario Testino. [People Style Watch]

  • In other ad news, Prada has tapped Hollywood actors Benicio Del Toro, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Harvey Keitel, and Dane DeHaan to star in its Spring 2013 mens campaign. [Telegraph]

  • Vice has acquired i-D Magazine with big plans to revamp the magazine's website. [Fashionologie Inbox]

  • Louis Vuitton has a new CEO. Starting tomorrow the CEO of Bulgari, Michael Burke, will take the top job at Vuitton. [Fashion Etc]

  • Victoria Beckham will launch ecommerce next Spring. [Vogue UK]

  • Attention Upper East Siders, Gossip Girl may be over but the style will live on. Designer Eric Daman says that it was industry fixtures like Kate Moss and Anna Wintour who inspired Serena van der Woodsen and Blair Waldorf's signature looks. [Teen Vogue]

    Source: The CW

    Source: IMAXTREE
  • Latest

    Download our Fashion Week app!

    +