Art and glamour are drawn together by three renowned illustrators, transforming their classic makeup bags into mini masterpieces. Features lined interiors in complementing patterns, top zipper closure and looped handle. Available in two sizes. Limited edition. M·A·C Illustrated.
Chloë Sevigny is XOXO The Mag’ guest of honor this month. This Istanbul-based XOXO had grabbed a chance to speak with her in LA, and to top it off, their interview was made by Tim Goossens who was MoMA PS1’s curator and fordPROJECTS’s creative director before. Enjoy the backstage video.
Looks for top seed professional tennis athletes are drenched in darker color palettes – an apparel and footwear trend we couldn’t ignore when we first started to see images from various brands on our computer screens over the past few weeks. Nike has three of its players steering towards the dark with Roger Federer and Serena Williams outfitted in shades of regal navy while Maria Shapova’s nighttime ensemble consists of a black tennis dress and black kicks. Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray are equally sporting shades of darker blues and greys from their sponsors UNIQLO and adidas, respectively. And, Caroline Wozniacki opted for an all black kit from head-to-toe. via stylesight.
Once the titans of the Japanese retail scene, department stores are now faced with the challenge of maintaining a strong customer base against stiff competition from online and smaller-scale, specialized retailers. As Japan’s luxury market remains largely stagnant, many of these stores are forced to look for new revenue streams that will set them apart from their competitors, while at the same time helping the companies stay profitable. Continue on WWD
Saskia de Brauw stars in the “Let’s Get Physical” editorial for H&M Fall 2012. Photographed by Lachlan Bailey.