Chico’s on Monday night took over Joe’s Pub in Manhattan’s SoHo for an event to announce its re-branding. The evening’s entertainment featured Molly Ringwald warbling gamely in a white lace dress. Known for her teen roles in the films “Sixteen Candles,” “The Breakfast Club” and “Pretty in Pink,” Ringwald “is boldly redefining herself as a singer,” said Diane Ellis, Chico’s brand president, who connected the dots by saying that Chico’s is taking bold moves to reinvent the brand.
“I turned 50 years bold in February,” Ringwald told the crowd, adding that Chico’s “seems very in sync with my own life. I’m really happy to talk about the brand. I’m wearing it. It’s very empowering.”
Trevor Andrew, the artist known for his Gucci Ghost collaboration with Gucci, hit Complexcon last weekend to launch his fist line, Real Buy. The streetwear line includes jackets, short- and long-sleeve T-shirts, each with one of the artist’s seven designs, reports @ariahughes .
A little bit 80’s — circa 2018. Tap for fashion credits.
Styled by @thealexbadia 📸: @orianalayendecker
Set design: @colinl_
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Kane Brown didn’t take the traditional road to country music stardom, writes @jeanpalmieri .
Instead of cutting his teeth in church and dive bars throughout the South, Brown made a splash on Facebook by releasing several covers of country classics — George Strait’s “Check Yes or No” and Lee Brice’s “I Don’t Dance” among them — that soon went viral. “I was working at FedEx and Target and just doing it for fun,” he said of the videos. “I put it on social media and got around 50 likes. Then I woke up one day and saw that it had gone viral overnight.” Read more on WWD.com 📸: @georgechinsee