“Give a girl a great pair of shoes and watch her take over the world,” once said Marilyn Monroe. Stuart Weitzman reminisced on the power of that quote while giving a preview of his upcoming exhibition, “Walk This Way: Footwear from the Stuart Weitzman Collection of Historic Shoes” at New York Historical Society.
The New York Historical Society may not be thought of traditionally as the museum of choice for footwear exhibits, but this curation, by Valerie Paley, vice president and chief historian and director of the Center for Women’s History, Edward Maeder, and Jeanne Gardner Gutierrez, places the subject of ladies’ shoes in a cultural and historical context.
“I feel like the [Emmy] nomination is this absurdly generous bonus to something that I’ve already been excited by for quite some time now,” Darren Criss tells @ktauer about his nomination for his role as Andrew Cunanan in The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story, “My general attitude toward life is I hope for everything but expect nothing. But when you’re playing for the Warriors, there’s a good chance you’ll make it to the championships. And I’m not saying I’m Steph Curry, but when you’re on [showrunner] Ryan Murphy’s team, it seems more palpable than ever,” he continues. (Criss previously starred on “Glee,” another Murphy creation, although they didn’t directly work together.) “I feel like I’ve already won the lottery.” Read more in WWD.com (📸: @lexieblacklock ) #wwdeye #darrencriss #americancrimestory #emmys2018
Ganni turned over a new leaf for spring 2019, reports @fionawsma from Copenhagen Fashion Week. Instead of sending its signature floral-print dresses down the runway, the brand collaborated with 66 North, a technical outerwear brand, and produced a chic-yet-utilitarian offering that included a tie-dye vest and short set, and leopard-print pieces sprinkled among the khaki parkas and bucket hats. #wwdfashion #ganni #copenhagenfashionweek