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Must Read: Karl Lagerfeld Calls The 'See Now, Buy Now' Debate a Mess, Revlon CEO Exits

Plus, Rihanna's Fenty shoes are now available online.
Karl Lagerfeld. Photo: Pascal Le Segretain

Karl Lagerfeld. Photo: Pascal Le Segretain

These are the stories making headlines in fashion this Friday.

Karl Lagerfeld weighs in on "see now, buy now"
Backstage at Fendi, Karl Lagerfeld said that the lack of consensus regarding consumer-facing fashion shows is "a mess." He echoed the sentiments of French fashion's governing organization and added that Chanel already makes a capsule collection which bypasses press and goes directly to stores. Lagerfeld also hinted at the possibility of a similar and small Chanel collection made just for the web. {Business of Fashion}

Mario Testino shot an entire issue of Vogue Italia
The February issue of Vogue Italia was shot entirely by Mario Testino and, as guest editor, he had complete freedom to choose the issue's theme as well as hair and makeup artists. Editor in Chief Franca Sozzani explained that she wanted the issue to feel joyful and to reflect "positive thinking." To that end, every page features a smile or laugh. {WWD}

Rihanna's Fenty trainers are now shoppable
Rihanna's Fenty x Puma collection debuted less than a month ago, but the presentation's creepers and trainers are already available for purchase. Not surprisingly, many of the styles are already sold out. {Puma}

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Revlon CEO Lorenzo Delpani to step down
Revlon announced that CEO Lorenzo Delpani will be stepping down from his role next week for personal reasons. However, Delpani will remain as a paid advisor and on the board. A replacement has yet to be named. {Associated Press}

CR Men's Book puts Mica Arganaraz, a female model, on Issue 2
CR Fashion Book's male-targeted counterpart magazines features model Mica Arganaraz on the cover of its second issue. "Fashion is also a vehicle for change... It's about thinking differently, like putting a woman, Mica Arganaraz, on the cover of a men’s magazine," explained Carine Roitfeld. {CR Fashion Book}

Pamela Anderson poses in nothing but her cruelty-free shoes
Pamela Anderson, who teamed up with Parisian footwear designer Amélie Pichard for a line of vegan shoes, poses in her shoes (and not much else) in her latest editorial spread. The actress and animal rights activist revealed that she would be open to more collaborations, just not every season. {Paper}

G-III takes a 19 percent stake in Karl Lagerfeld Group BV
G-III Apparel Group Ltd, which forged a joint venture with Karl Lagerfeld for a Karl Lagerfeld Paris range in 2015 to target a North American market, has taken a 19 percent stake in Karl Lagerfeld Group BV. The first full Karl Lagerfeld Paris range (in the "affordable luxury" market) will hit stores this September along with a major marketing campaign. "We see this as having potential within five years of being a $300 million to $400 million business at wholesale," said G-III CEO Morris Goldfarb. {WWD}

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