NEW YORK — Stephen Burrows doesn’t seem to have missed a beat — even though he has only recently returned to fashion after over a decade away from the fray. During that time, he has been renovating a building in Harlem and doing...
NEW YORK — Stephen Burrows doesn’t seem to have missed a beat — even though he has only recently returned to fashion after over a decade away from the fray. During that time, he has been renovating a building in Harlem and doing design work for private clients. Last season, Burrows recaptured his signature Seventies style — body-conscious knits in bold, playful colors — in a seamless return venture with Henri Bendel, the store that helped put him on the fashion map back then. And the response has been enthusiastic. For fall, he’s continuing to experiment with color and amusing fabric mixes. There are black cashmere cardigans and matching skirts with one quirky stripe of red that snakes its way around the body; wool pullovers with leather and suede accents, and asymmetric jersey skirts. Burrows volleys between the stark simplicity of a brick jersey sheath and the soft femininity of a bright ruffled chiffon wrap shirt, while his belted shearlings are nothing short of sexy. The 30-piece collection, exclusive to Henri Bendel, retails from $300 to $3,500.
Supermodel @helenachristensen teamed up with longtime friend and designer @camillastaerk on a joint @paredeyewear collaboration. The lineup features three styles and 11 offerings, all of which embody a vintage feel. Get all the details on how they celebrated the collab on WWD.com. #wwdaccessories #wwdeye (📷: @slovekinpics)
“It’s a hard industry to keep motivated, as well, so finding different subjects and people is what makes it worth it – when you’re like, oh, I’ve met great people, I feel like I’ve done something good, and I feel proud of having done this,” said French actress Stacy Martin on being grateful for the variety of roles she’s take on. Read @ktauer’s full interview with Martin on her her latest film “Godard Mon Amour.” #wwdeye (📷: @danieldorsa)
After showing in front of the Eiffel Tower for his last two women’s ready-to-wear collection, it looks like @anthonyvaccarello may be heading to the Big Apple. Sources say the designer will stage his next @ysl show in NYC on June 6. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews #wwdfashion (📷: @aitorrosasphoto)
EXCLUSIVE: Two and half months after John Targon, cofounder and codesigner of Baja East, was hired as creative director of the contemporary division at Marc Jacobs, he has left the company, WWD has learned. Marc Jacobs International, which is owned by LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, confirmed Targon’s departure in a statement: “John Targon is a talented designer and we appreciate the work he has done here. Ultimately working together did not make sense for the brand and we wish him the best.” Read the story by @jessiredale, link in bio. #wwdnews
@theluxurycollection is officially launching a collection, tapping Sofia Sanchez de Betak for the capsule. Over 30 styles will be featured in the Chufy x The Luxury Collection, debuting next month at Bergdorf Goodman, The Webster, FiveStory and more. De Betak, known as “@chufy,” drew inspiration for the collection from her trips to Japan in the past year #wwdfashion
@lhd, founder and CEO of @thewebster, has teamed up with @lebonmarcherivegauche for the European launch of her ready-to-wear line, LHD. The launch will come with an exclusive pop-up opening today that’s set to run through May 20. Located on the second floor, it carries her debut Miami-themed resort collection, launched in November as see-now-buy-now. #wwdfashion