Fashion week began two days early as hordes of starlets and models descended upon the Tribeca Grand and the Gramercy Park Hotel for the Cinema Society and Calvin Klein's screening and afterparty for "Factory Girl."
Fashion week began two days early as hordes of starlets and models descended upon the Tribeca Grand and the Gramercy Park Hotel for the Cinema Society and Calvin Klein's screening and afterparty for "Factory Girl.""Making this movie was so much fun," boomed Meredith Ostrom, who played Nico Icon. "I just got distant, bored and detached." Sienna Miller, the star of the film, said she really missed dressing like Edie Sedgwick. "I could wear black tights all the time," she said, during a rare moment when the paparazzi were in retreat."We went over to say hi to her, and it was just impossible because of the photographers" laughed Renee Rockefeller, who was hanging out with Jennifer Creel and Marina Rust.Also in attendance were Sharon Stone, Dominick Dunne, Milla Jovovich, and Guy Pearce, who plays a very shallow version of Andy Warhol in the film.This depiction was not exactly out of line with Dunne's recollection of Warhol."He was superficial and he did not say much," recalled Dunne. Stone had a similar memory of the artist, whom she met once or twice in the Eighties. "He was just very aloof," she said.For complete coverage see tomorrow's issue of WWD.
La Double J made a name for itself with its vintage-inspired prints, but for resort, designer JJ Martin has ventured into new territory: enter rich jewel toned solids and decadent embellishment, in the form of appliqués, crystals and sequins. #wwdfashion #resort19 #ladoublej
This Just In: J. Crew Group has named Johanna Uurasjarvi as its chief design officer.
Uurasjarvi succeeds Somsack Sikhounmuong, who left the company last September. Tap the link in bio for the full report. #wwdnews
“She came into my hotel room and she was like, ‘I have Chanel and Christian Dior.’ She was like, ‘Chanel likes you.’ And I was like, ‘I’m going to start crying,’” breakout star Maddie Hasson tells WWD of her styling sessions Molly Dickson. “I really like classic, elegant things. I love the way Anna Wintour dresses.” Read more about Hasson’s role in @impulseseries on wwd.com. (📸: @jgreenery ) #wwdeye
@virgilabloh revealed he's working with Australian stylist and
Vogue Australia fashion director @christinecentenera for his debut @louisvuitton men's collection, which will be presented in Paris on June 21. Centenera met Abloh while both working with Kanye West, where she consulted on his all his runway collections since his debut spring 2012 women's wear show. Read the full story on WWD.com. #wwdfashion #wwdnews (📷: @asussmanphoto)
"In order for Shudu to wear garments, she needs to be able to put them on, just like you would in the real world. You have to digitize the outfits," said Cameron-James Wilson on dressing 3-D model @shudu.gram for her WWD photoshoot with @itsclo3d. #wwdfashion (📸: @cjw.photo)
“Shudu is a digital supermodel, a very glamour and amazing woman. But she’s 3-D,” says Cameron-James Wilson, a fashion photographer and the creature of @shudu.gram. Here, Shudu wears @cushnieetochs for her debut fashion editorial. #wwdfashion (📷: @cjw.photo)
“It is the fierce female performances that came before me that made be able to clearly identify for myself what it was that I wanted to do, what kind of artist I wanted to be, what kind of films I wanted to make,” said @brielarson at the Women in Film Crystal + Lucy Awards. See more pictures from the event on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Matt Baron)