TO THE POWER OF TWO: Home furnishings and handbag designers Ria and Yiouri Augousti welcomed the fashion-week crowd to their Paris apartment on March 4 to introduce Barbara and Lucia Croce, the new creative directors at Vionnet. The twin sisters unveiled their debut collection in Paris, with Barbara enthusing: “We are so happy, because the brand we are working for is the dream of every designer.”
In step with the twin theme, Katy Perry wore a necklace by the brand Fenton Fallon, which joined in the front with two impressive, dragon-like creatures in metal.
American singer and songwriter Ferras Alqaisi, known as Ferras, said he was working on an untitled new record, “that’s more of a dance record, a bit more R&B influenced.” The project has taken over two years to complete. Since his first album in 2008, he’s been writing for other artists, “and trying to develop a sound, and now I think I’ve got it,” he said.