Fashion News Roundup: The Richest People in Fashion, Alexa Chung is Designing for Madewell Again, and Dogs in Couture

The Richest People in Fashion: Forbes 2011 Rich List is out and LVMH owner Bernard Arnault came in at number four with a worth of a whopping £25.3 billion. Other fashion people to make the list were Francois Pinault, Phillip Green, and Giorgio Armani. {Vogue UK} More Madewell for Alexa Chung: The it-girl's second collection for the brand will hit stores next fall. For now, you can get your Alexa Chung dose on Madewell's website where starting Monday, she will model pieces from the brand styled with her own personal items. {Elle} Neiman Marcus Gets Digital: The department store launched its own fashion, beauty, and lifestyle blog, NMdaily. It will give shoppers a behind the scenes look into the fashion world. {NMdaily} What's Wrong With Fashion Today?: Long time fashion writer Colin McDowell says that fashion and couture are "adrift and lost" today and yearns for the days of Diana Vreeland. {Business of Fashion}
Avatar:
Author:
Publish date:
Social count:
5
The Richest People in Fashion: Forbes 2011 Rich List is out and LVMH owner Bernard Arnault came in at number four with a worth of a whopping £25.3 billion. Other fashion people to make the list were Francois Pinault, Phillip Green, and Giorgio Armani. {Vogue UK} More Madewell for Alexa Chung: The it-girl's second collection for the brand will hit stores next fall. For now, you can get your Alexa Chung dose on Madewell's website where starting Monday, she will model pieces from the brand styled with her own personal items. {Elle} Neiman Marcus Gets Digital: The department store launched its own fashion, beauty, and lifestyle blog, NMdaily. It will give shoppers a behind the scenes look into the fashion world. {NMdaily} What's Wrong With Fashion Today?: Long time fashion writer Colin McDowell says that fashion and couture are "adrift and lost" today and yearns for the days of Diana Vreeland. {Business of Fashion}
Image Title1

The Richest People in Fashion: Forbes 2011 Rich List is out and LVMH owner Bernard Arnault came in at number four with a worth of a whopping £25.3 billion. Other fashion people to make the list were Francois Pinault, Phillip Green, and Giorgio Armani. {Vogue UK}

More Madewell for Alexa Chung: The it-girl's second collection for the brand will hit stores next fall. For now, you can get your Alexa Chung dose on Madewell's website where starting Monday, she will model pieces from the brand styled with her own personal items. {Elle}

Neiman Marcus Gets Digital: The department store launched its own fashion, beauty, and lifestyle blog, NMdaily. It will give shoppers a behind the scenes look into the fashion world. {NMdaily}

What's Wrong With Fashion Today?: Long time fashion writer Colin McDowell says that fashion and couture are "adrift and lost" today and yearns for the days of Diana Vreeland. {Business of Fashion}

Madewell Heads to Brooklyn: Beginning today, Williamsburg shop Bird will carry the British brand in-store. For those of you who live outside of New York, don't fear. You can shop the collection online! {Bird}

The Americanization of Paris: American designers are invading the streets of Paris. Michael Kors, Tommy Hilfiger, and Ralph Lauren recently opened up shop, and a giant Abercrombie & Fitch is coming to the Champs-Élysées. Parisian chic is going casual. {NY Times}

Dogs in Couture: Award show season gowns like Helena Bonham Carter's Vivienne Westwood and Natalie Portman's pink Viktor & Rolf were reimagined on chihuahuas and bull dogs, and they rock it. {People StyleWatch}