They are inviting consumers to vote for their favorite designs, which will be included in the collection.
• Lisa Lockwood
Fashion Scoops: Valentino’s Custom Design … Room at the Inn … Adding Women …
VALENTINO’S CUSTOM DESIGN: Valentino is the latest designer to hop on the made-to-order bandwagon. The fashion house’s newest accessory is a crocodile hobo bag with suede fringes in bitter chocolate brown that features a matte-gold metal...
Tonight marks the first annual WWD Honors awards. Ralph Lauren will be awarded the first-ever John B. Fairchild Honor, named for the late WWD chairman and editorial director, recognizing a career of influence and distinction. (📷: Nigel Parry)
Fashion's revolving door continues to spin furiously, with Carven's designer duo the latest to depart after a short tenure. Alexis Martial and Adrien Caillaudaud presented their last collection for the brand at Paris Fashion Week last September and are now leaving "by mutual agreement." Here, the duo posing backstage at the SS17 show. Read the full scoop on WWD, link in bio.
"I am humbled and honored to have the opportunity to dress the First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama. Thank you Michelle for all of the things you have done for America and for the rest of the world, for the women in the United States and the rest of the world," said Donatella Versace in a statement about the rose gold chain mail gown she designed for the final State Dinner hosted by he Obamas tonight.
Remembering Bill Cunningham: editors, designers, philanthropists and socialites gathered at Carnegie Hall Monday afternoon to remember the late photographer. Click link in bio for more information on the @nytimes-organized event. (📷: @lexieblacklock)
What defines good and bad taste in fashion? "The Vulgar: Fashion Redefined" exhibition at the Barbican Art Gallery in London is exploring just that. For an exclusive inside look at the exhibition, click link in bio.