Grammy and Academy Award winner Jennifer Hudson’s latest role is fronting Saks Fifth Avenue’s 2011 Key to the Cure campaign.
A familiar face on the fashion scene, the slimmed-down 29-year-old models a limited edition Elie Tahari-designed T-shirt in a public service announcement that will bow in September and October magazines. The Chicagoan will also headline a launch event at Saks before the retailer’s charity shopping weekend Oct. 20 to 23 at all Saks and Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th stores, as well as saks.com. Having belted out songs at the Super Bowl and the Grammys, as well as on “The Oprah Winfrey Show,” Hudson knows how to be a showstopper. In fact, her star wattage is what resonated with Tahari.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)