Must Read: The Met Delays Upcoming Costume Institute Opening, The Future of Saint Laurent's L.A. Team - Fashionista

Must Read: The Met Delays Upcoming Costume Institute Opening, The Future of Saint Laurent's L.A. Team

Plus, Lily James strips down for her Burberry fragrance campaign.
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Andrew Bolton at a press presentation for Manus x Machina. Photo: D. Dipasupil/Getty Images

Andrew Bolton at a press presentation for Manus x Machina. Photo: D. Dipasupil/Getty Images

These are the stories making headlines on Wednesday.

The Met delays opening for upcoming Costume Institute exhibition
Following Manus x Machina, the opening date for the Costume Institute's next exhibition, "Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion," has been delayed to November 18. (It was previously slated for earlier in the month.) All good things take time, right? {WWD}

Saint Laurent's Los Angeles team, post-Hedi Slimane
When Hedi Slimane's exit from Saint Laurent was announced, it inspired an industry-wide discussion of where the enigmatic creative director might go next. However, as Business of Fashion astutely points out, the shakeup also affected Slimane's L.A.-based design team whom, in a city compared to New York or Europe, had relatively few full-time fashion jobs available. {Business of Fashion}

Lily James turns up the heat for Burberry Black campaign
The "Cinderella" actress is the new face — or rather, minimally clothed body — of Burberry's newest fragrance, My Burberry Black. In the Mario Testino-lensed campaign, James, a new face for the brand, appears partially nude, continuing the naked trend of fall 2016. The sultry, feminine perfume features notes of jasmine, peach nectar and rose. James joins Cara Delevingne and Kate Moss and their own Burberry fragrance, My Burberry. {Fashion Gone Rogue

What it's like to shop for beauty when you're a woman of color
It shouldn't be hard for anyone to find the right foundation. Although we could say the beauty industry is arguably more diverse than ever, there's still a long way to go before women of color can shop for makeup with the same level of ease as their "Alabaster," "Ivory" or "Beige" counterparts. {Jezebel}

Sara Ziff steps down from Model Alliance
Model, filmmaker and activist Sara Ziff is stepping down from the activist group she founded to work with The Workers Lab, an organization that aims to improve conditions for low-­wage workers. Fellow Model Alliance members Madeline Hill, Meredith Hattam and Aline Campbell will be serving as interim co-directors, while Ziff will continue to have a presence as a member of the board of directors. {Fashionista Inbox}

Victoria's Secret names Zuri Tibby the newest face of Pink
The lingerie giant has tapped Florida-born model Zuri Tibby as the newest face of their Pink line. Tibby will be featured alongside current face Rachel Hilbert in Pink editorials and events. She's in good company, too; Alessandra Ambrosio, Behati Prinsloo and Elsa Hosk were all former faces. {Fashionista Inbox}

Zuri Tibby for Victoria's Secret Pink. Photo: Victoria's Secret

Zuri Tibby for Victoria's Secret Pink. Photo: Victoria's Secret

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