We all already know that Alexander McQueen's range for Target (this Spring!) was inspired by Leila Moss, lead singer of the Duke Spirit, who served as muse. But now I can reveal through a backstage conversation that Leila has again been named a muse - this time for Sienna and Savannah Miller's Twenty8Twelve Fall collection, which of course debuts at London Fashion Week this February. With her amazing band and voice, we wonder: Is this the beginning of a new superstar fashion icon that's defying an era? I personally think she can do no wrong. Kate who? --BR(IT) BOY
Sienna and Savannah Miller Are Leaving Twenty8Twelve; Will the Brand Survive Without Them?
Twenty8Twelve, which launched six years ago, was one of the early celebrity clothing line success stories. Actress Sienna Miller launched the line with her professional clothing designer sister Savannah and the two have put out several solid collections of cute, wearable clothes. We were fans, which is why we were bummed and surprised to hear this morning that the Miller sisters are parting with the line. The news is surprising considering the brand is still doing well. According to WWD, the Millers will "pursue other ventures" (a new BeachMint brand perhaps?) while the brand will continue on under the current design team as Twenty8Twelve London. Huh?