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WHAT’S OLD AND WHAT’S NEW: "I was a model once, so this isn’t anything new to me," said Lorraine Bracco as she entered Diane Von Furstenberg’s show on Sunday night, fresh from a matinee of "The Graduate" and casual in an Oscar...
WHAT’S OLD AND WHAT’S NEW: "I was a model once, so this isn’t anything new to me," said Lorraine Bracco as she entered Diane Von Furstenberg’s show on Sunday night, fresh from a matinee of "The Graduate" and casual in an Oscar de la Renta turtleneck and black Donna Karan pants. At least DVF’s clothes were something new to her, since her modeling career predated the designers’ multiple comebacks. "I was too old," she sighed.
A fresher face to the catwalks, that of Lauren Bush, turned up a few minutes later. Bush — who’s been making the New York scene like mad over the past week — was shopping for clothes that would travel well, suitable for the lifestyle of a model-cum-budding-designer-cum-co-ed. "The best thing about Diane’s clothes," she said, "is that you can wear them wherever you want." What about to the Dior party she attended last week?
“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)