Fashion Week Observed
Red Carpet Real Estate
As much as we love Fashion Week, anyone who has ever been to the shows will tell you that it’s not an easy stroll down the tents. Instead, you have to contend with late start times, harried ticket scanners, dying electronics (due to lack of outlets at Lincoln Center/Eyebeam), and a myriad of other FW-related crises. In that spirit, we’re covering this season’s Fashion Week with YOU in mind, sending our intrepid reporters out to cover the important aspects of the shows…well, the ones that have nothing to do with the clothes.
While the haute androgyny of Agyness Deyn has been discussed ad nauseum over the past few years as the covergirl has seen her star swiftly rise, it comes as some surprise that her apartment has only recently come to light. Thanks to Curbed, we now have an insider’s view in the model/actress/singer’s boho Brooklyn digs.
Yesterday’s Alexander Wang show took place at the massive hanger that is Pier 94, and after the requisite delay the looks began to emerge from beneath the extraterrestrial Jason Hackenwerth balloon sculpture. André Leon Talley and Grace Coddington sat without companion Anna Wintour, perhaps because there was a certain tennis match of a certain friend Read More
Residents of the Jane Street Hotel, which is owned by Graydon Carter‘s Waverly Inn partners Eric Goode and Sean McPherson, showed up at the restaurant to complain to Hugh Jackman, Barry Diller and Diane von Furstenberg about the building’s "appalling" problems with rats and asbestos. [P6]
Jeremy Piven is claiming that a Read More
Fashion Week may be something that is supposed to have no rules, but the staff of Anna Sui still attempted to impose order on a lawless world after the designer’s packed show Wednesday evening.
"No cameras! I can’t have you shoot back here!" yelled one at the backstage entrance. The only spectators in the building Read More
Thursday night, on the eve of Fashion Week, a noir-ish crowd including Kelly Osborne, nightlife-loving model Agyness Deyn, designer Henry Holland, Top Chef host Padma Lakshmi, and the ubiquitous Misshapes DJs wandered through Christie’s galleries at a preview party for the auction house’s fall sales of Postwar and Contemporary Art, Impressionist and Modern Art, and Read More
Aubrey O’Day, of Hairspray and Making the Band fame, will walk in Richie Rich‘s show for Hot Topic. Ms. O’Day also shot an ad campaign for the line with Lydia Hearst. [The Cut]
Rosanna Arquette was reportedly the friend who discovered make-up artist Paul Starr’s body in his apartment Read More
Model Christie Brinkley and ex-husband Peter Cook–who are involved in a vicious custody dispute–managed to bring their children to a Jonas Brothers concert (read Daily Transom’s report!) at their school in East Hampton without incident. [NYDN] Great Britian’s Princess Michael of Kent is angry with New York Social Diary blogger David Read More
Model Agyness Deyn and Strokes guitarist Albert Hammond Jr. are engaged. [Us]
Woody Allen‘s new film Vicky Cristina Barcelona premiered Wednesday night at the Hotel Plaza Athenee on East 64th St.; stars Scarlett Johansson and Rebecca Hall didn’t show up. [WWD]
At the screening, Vicky Cristina Barcelona star Javier Bardem gloated Read More
Marc Jacobs and boyfriend Lorenzo Martone—whom we still think are not married—vacationed in Ibiza with Kate Moss and her mom, Linda. Ms. Moss’s daughter, Lila Grace, was on hand to snap the party photos. [Fashionologie via The Cut]
Diane von Furstenberg is teaming up with the Andy Read More