HSN ALERT: Rita Wilson and jewelry designer Cathy Waterman toasted their new line, True Hearts, Wednesday night at Lucques restaurant in West Hollywood. The collection will be sold live on Home Shopping Network on Dec. 13 and 14. The pair welcomed a...
HSN ALERT: Rita Wilson and jewelry designer Cathy Waterman toasted their new line, True Hearts, Wednesday night at Lucques restaurant in West Hollywood. The collection will be sold live on Home Shopping Network on Dec. 13 and 14. The pair welcomed a crowd of mostly female well-wishers from writer Gigi Levangi Grazer to actress Maria Bello. Among the crowd, though, was Wilson’s husband, Tom Hanks, who, when asked if his jewelry-loving wife having her own collection might save him a little money, quipped: "Let me think about that…No, I don’t think so!"
LULU LANDS IN L.A.: "I expected Los Angeles to be sort of cheesy, but it really appeals to my downtown sensibility," said that perfect English rose, Lulu Guinness, in town Wednesday night to open her first boutique on the West Coast. The 1,000-square foot store, which joins trendy neighbors like Sigerson Morrison and Illume on Third Street, carries her couture evening bags, novelty handbags and accessories as well as the shoe collection. The event drew a crowd that included Rashida Jones, Maria Bello, Shiva Rose McDermott and Heather Graham. Guinness said she plans to expand her collections in 2003 and in March, she’ll launch her signature fragrance at Neiman Marcus and Nordstrom.
“I see things on the hanger and I’m, like, ‘I never knew that color worked on me.’ It’s things you necessarily wouldn’t choose to wear, but once you put them on, you see why Janie is who Janie is." — Lily Collins on working with former "Mad Men" costume designer, Janie Bryant on creating looks for her role as Celia Brady's in Amazon series, "The Last Tycoon." 📸@jilliansollazzo #wwdeye
EXCLUSIVE: Sarah Rutson has been tapped to Build New American Fashion Group. The parent of Joie, Equipment and Current/Elliott hired the merchant to rev up its brands and expand its portfolio into designer, beauty and lifestyle categories. Read more on WWD.com, link in bio. #wwdfashion
Michael Kors' $1.3B Jimmy Choo deal has the company squaring off with Coach Inc. as both seek to build American powerhouses. Coach bought Stuart Weitzman in 2015 and Kate Spade just two weeks ago, but Michael Kors' acquisition may be putting pressure on its rival in the new push for scale. #wwdnews (📷: George Chinsee)
Meet actress Lucy Boynton, who plays opposite Naomi Watts in the recently released Netflix series "Gypsy." Boynton stopped by WWD to talk about her upcoming projects and her nomadic lifestyle. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: @dandoperalski)