For Barack Obama‘s acceptance speech in Denver last night, Michelle Obama wore a dress by Thakoon Panichgul. [WWD]
Karl Lagerfeld will help out with two Coco Chanel films currently in the works. He will work with the costumer for Chanel et Stravinsky and supervise the re-creation of costumes for Coco Avant Chanel, starring Audrey Tautou. [Fashionologie]
Burberry is continuing its U.S. expansion by opening its first U.S. children’s store on November 7 at The Westchester mall in White Plains. [Vogue UK]
Style.com is introducing an iPhone feature that will allow fashionphiles to view runway shows on their phones, hours after they happen. [NY Times]
Luxury retail firms Gucci and Hermes seem to be benefiting from the recession. [Guardian]
This fall, expect to see beading, embroidery, ruffles, and sequins. [The Independent]
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