Closing Berlin’s official lineup with a powerful collection, Dawid Tomaszewski was inspired by the often melancholy Fado music of Portugal, and also said he wanted “to release his black energy” after his backer pulled out last year. Slinky gowns and well-cut coats and capes in almost all-black were anything but basic, while copper accents glowed as decorative tiled triangles on the back of garments, and in belts both slim and mega-sized that pierced and cinched flowing silk gowns and tough yet ladylike dresses. Some pieces were worked in Latex, such as leggings, a bustier bodysuit and a kinky trench that used both the shiny and matte sides of the material to good effect. Ebony feathers were formed into fleurs du mal neckpieces on a cocktail dress and on the last look, a show-stopping webby crocheted cape that gleamed with onyx-toned Swarovski crystals.
The iconic Tiffany & Co. Fifth Avenue flagship will have a whole new look come 2021, reports @mistywhitesidell . The 10-story store is being expanded and renovated under the vision of chief artistic officer, Reed Krakoff. #wwdnews
“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