ROMEO’S NEW FACE: Anna Ciummo will be the new women’s designer of the Romeo Gigli line, slated to bow for fall 2005 during Milan’s fashion week in February. Ciummo previously worked at Versace, Malo and Gentryportofino. When IT Holding sold the Romeo Gigli business, the namesake designer was ousted by the new owners of the label, Luxembourg-based Euroholding, and Gigli has turned to the courthouse to protect his namesake brand.

IN THE HOOD: Karl Lagerfeld is on the move. The designer is planning to bid adieu to his sprawling apartment on Paris’ Left Bank after 27 years on Rue de l’Universite. And it’s not only because the building he lives in is up for sale. “I was tired of it anyway,” he said. “I don’t need such a big place.” Lagerfeld doesn’t plan to move far, though, as he wants to stick close to his bookstore and photo studio 7L on Rue de Lille. But he’s in a no rush either, saying he’s holding out for the “place of my dreams.”

SUPER JONES: Jones Apparel Group has developed a taste for big-name models. The company is gearing up to shoot Daria Werbowy, Gisele Bündchen and Kate Moss for its new Gloria Vanderbilt ads, which will be photographed by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin. Last year, the firm launched its Jones New York Signature better brand with Claudia Schiffer, while Brooke Shields is still the face of the career-oriented Jones New York Collection.

IN STITCHES: Norma Kamali, Diane von Furstenberg and Jill Stuart will talk shop Monday night at the 92nd Street Y. During “Women and Fashion,” the designers are slated to discuss, “What goes through a designer's mind when the rules don't really exist, the stakes are high and the market is global?” Consultant Pamela Vaile will serve as moderator.

TREE-HUGGERS: Eco-friendly fashion from Oscar de la Renta, Derek Lam, Proenza Schouler, Daryl K, Cloak, Zac Posen, John Varvatos, Isabel Toledo, Alvin Valley and others will be featured in “FutureFashion,” the kickoff event for “Verdopolis: The Future Green City,” a three-day symposium to be held in Manhattan next month. Afterward, Barneys New York will showcase the one-of-a-kind creations in its Madison Avenue windows Feb. 15 through March 8, before auctioning them to benefit Earth Pledge, the nonprofit organizing Verdopolis.PEEP SHOW: Invitations to an opening party for Sante D’Orazio‘s upcoming photography show capture Pamela Anderson in all her ample glory. The former “Baywatch” babe was shot wearing nothing more than a pink transparent raincoat and metallic sandals. She should be the center of attention, considering the exhibition at the Stellan Holm Gallery is called “Pam American Icon.” Jeff Koons, Richard Prince and Glenn O’Brien wrote texts for the illustrated catalogue.

SUITE DEAL: Consider it the next step in awards super-suites: Swiss luxury goods group Richemont is entering the game with the launch of Suite 401, a season-long invite-only collaborative at Jeff Klein’s newly renovated Argyle hotel on West Hollywood's Sunset Strip. Goodies from Richemont brands Cartier, Chloé, Dunhill, IWC, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Montblanc, Panerai, Piaget and Van Cleef & Arpels, to name a few, will be exclusively available to celebrities, stylists and  entertainment executives from today to March 30. To keep out the riffraff that has become a common nuisance at so many suites around town, the gauntlet has been thrown down: No invite, no entry.

MOUNTAIN HIGH: The Sundance Film Festival, kicking off Jan. 20, is gearing up as one of the best yet — as much for the goodies as for the films. Once again, The Village At The Lift, occupying a two-story, 30,000-square-foot retail complex in the heart of Park City, will feature a full-service spa by Fred Segal Beauty, which is the first place divas like J.Lo and Britney Spears go when they hit town. (On the other hand, regular tenants vacate for the 10-day fest.) Fred Segal will also have a mini-outpost offering fashions from Three Dots, Walter, Lee Vintage, Pony, Timberland, Rocawear, Frederick’s of Hollywood and Daniel Swarovski, among others. On the denim front, Levi’s will bring back its Levi’s Lodge at a private residence for customized denim and cocktails; Rock & Republic will be in the Motorola House, and Lucky Brand Dungarees will be based at the William Morris Lodge, giving out the Lil’ Maggie jeans for women and the Hendrix style for men.PEEP SHOW: Invitations to an opening party for Sante D’Orazio‘s upcoming photography show capture Pamela Anderson in all her ample glory. The former “Baywatch” babe was shot wearing nothing more than a pink transparent raincoat and metallic sandals. She should be the center of attention, considering the exhibition at the Stellan Holm Gallery is called “Pam American Icon.” Jeff Koons, Richard Prince and Glenn O’Brien wrote texts for the illustrated catalogue.

SUITE DEAL: Consider it the next step in awards super-suites: Swiss luxury goods group Richemont is entering the game with the launch of Suite 401, a season-long invite-only collaborative at Jeff Klein’s newly renovated Argyle hotel on West Hollywood's Sunset Strip. Goodies from Richemont brands Cartier, Chloé, Dunhill, IWC, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Montblanc, Panerai, Piaget and Van Cleef & Arpels, to name a few, will be exclusively available to celebrities, stylists and  entertainment executives from today to March 30. To keep out the riffraff that has become a common nuisance at so many suites around town, the gauntlet has been thrown down: No invite, no entry.

MOUNTAIN HIGH: The Sundance Film Festival, kicking off Jan. 20, is gearing up as one of the best yet — as much for the goodies as for the films. Once again, The Village At The Lift, occupying a two-story, 30,000-square-foot retail complex in the heart of Park City, will feature a full-service spa by Fred Segal Beauty, which is the first place divas like J.Lo and Britney Spears go when they hit town. (On the other hand, regular tenants vacate for the 10-day fest.) Fred Segal will also have a mini-outpost offering fashions from Three Dots, Walter, Lee Vintage, Pony, Timberland, Rocawear, Frederick’s of Hollywood and Daniel Swarovski, among others. On the denim front, Levi’s will bring back its Levi’s Lodge at a private residence for customized denim and cocktails; Rock & Republic will be in the Motorola House, and Lucky Brand Dungarees will be based at the William Morris Lodge, giving out the Lil’ Maggie jeans for women and the Hendrix style for men.

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