Giorgio Armani presents the Giorgio Armani Fall/Winter 2011/2012 Boudoir collection video. Shot by Mert and Marcus, Sasha Pivovarova mesmerises alongside Diego Fragoso. Straight out of a dream, the Boudoir video is surreal and romantic and Sasha’s makeup is stunning. The Giorgio Armani Fall/Winter 2011/2012 Boudoir collection will be out on 6 October. Till then, it’s back to Fashion Week.
Philip Treacy talks about art (he is collaborating with Tate Liverpool to curate Conversation Pieces), his former muse Isabella Blow, Kate Moss’s wedding, the royal wedding with more than 30 of his hats on display including Princess Beatrice’s hat of which he said ‘I didn’t give a fuck about 140,000 bloggers’. Plus Lady Gaga wanting to intern at Philip Treacy where she was overheard saying, “Can somebody buy me some brown underwear for tomorrow?”.
Yay or nay? [The Guardian]
The Beckhams welcome their first daughter and fourth child, Harper Seven Beckham. With her birth, there’s finally someone to inherit Victoria Beckham’s extensive bag collection!
Thoughts on the name? [Daily Mail]
Balenciaga goes digital. The new Balenciaga website equipped with e-commerce to the U.S., U.K. and France, with more countries to be added later on, will go live this week. More than 3000 photographs and 200 videos will be added including behind-the-scenes videos of campaign shoots and runway shows. The very first short film featuring the Balenciaga Resort collection shot by Steven Meisel will also be released.
About time don’t you think? [WWD]
Rihanna replaces Megan Fox as the new face of Emporio Armani Underwear and Armani Jeans. The first Fall campaign ads were shot in New York and will be released in September.
Is Rihanna a suitable replacement? [Fashionologie]
The Duchess of Cambridge, Catherine Middleton reverts back to safe sartorial choices in a Whistles top and skirt with Prada pumps on the final day of her North American tour attending the reception to mark the launch of Tusk Trust’s US Patron’s Circle.
What do you think of her final look? [Red Carpet Fashion Awards]