Must Read: There Are 67 Models on 'Vogue' Japan's August Cover, 48 Hours With Donatella Versace

Plus, Drake wrote a song for the Louis Vuitton men's show.
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Plus, Drake wrote a song for the Louis Vuitton men's show.

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Thursday.

Vogue Japan's August 2017 cover stars all 67 models from Dolce & Gabbana's Fall 2017 runway
Perhaps looking to set a world record for the largest number of models on a fashion magazine cover, Vogue Japan's August 2017 issue stars all 67 models from Dolce & Gabbana's Fall 2017 runway. As you may recall, said show was far from traditional — there was Justin Bieber merch, after all — and featured a parade of influencers and celebrity offspring. The lineup includes Corinne Foxx (daughter of Jamie), Rose Gilroy (daughter of Rene Russo), Delilah Bell Hamlin (daughter of Lisa Rinna), Dylan Lee (son of Pamela Anderson), Ella and Alexander Richards (daughters of Keith Richards), Isabel Getty (great-granddaughter of American oil tycoon Jean Paul Getty), among 61 others. So yes, every single one of those famous and famous-adjacent faces just nabbed a Vogue cover. {@voguejapan/Instagram}

Alexander Fury spent 48 hours with Donatella Versace for T
In a new interview with T's Alexander Fury, done over the period of 48 hours, larger-than-life designer Donatella Versace offers up several gems, such as: "I live! I wake up every day. I do my gym every day, because it gives me energy. I feel better if I do. I feel stronger, even if only for 40 minutes. I'm obsessed with abs!" But it also takes a more somber turn when she reflects on her brother Gianni Versace's murder two decades ago. "For me it's 20 years more since my brother passed away. And it's sad. It's very sad. That's why I came back home. This is my place, this is where everything started. Everything started here," she said. "Gianni and I — we were totally different people. But everything started here.... It's a Versace celebration." {The New York Times}

Drake wrote a song for the Louis Vuitton men's show
The Louis Vuitton men's show in Paris on Thursday will be set to a soundtrack that includes a song that Drake wrote specifically for the occasion. He revealed the "collaboration" on Instagram on Wednesday. A representative from the French house confirmed to WWD that the song is called "Signs." {@champagnepapi/Instagram}

Burberry awards grant, strengthens initiative with the Royal College of Art
Burberry is partnering with the Royal College of Art to develop the Burberry Materials Futures Group, a sustainability research initiative that will be supported by a £3 million (about $3.79 million) grant, a large portion of which is to be allocated to design scholarships. WWD reports this is the first in a series of grants to be revealed this year. "The group will cover a broad scope of work, from researching and developing more innovative sustainable materials to designing new manufacturing methods, as well as nurturing and supporting even more British-trained design talent," said Christoper Bailey, Burberry's chief creative and chief executive officer (who is himself an alumnus of the RCA) in a new interview. {WWD}

Belgium authorities have closed an investigation into a company owned by Bernard Arnault
Prosecutors in Brussels announced that they have dropped their investigation into LVMH chief executive Bernard Arnault's Belgian business. They had been looking into a €2.9 billion (about $3.24 billion) capital increase after a 2012 controversy wherein Arnault requested Belgian nationality as his native France prepared to introduce a 75-percent supertax. {Business of Fashion}

Vanessa Friedman posits that Thom Browne is the "most underestimated designer in New York"
The New York Times's Vanessa Friedman points out that though Browne's collections are regularly well-received — and the designer is often regarded as one of the most influential menswear designers of the past decade — he has never been nominated for a womenswear award, has never been approached by a major brand and has been tried to be bought by a major conglomerate. "It is possible no American designer has created as fully realized a world in which to frame his work since Ralph Lauren," writes Friedman. {The New York Times}

Of a Kind launches the second installment of its apparel line
Online retailer Of a Kind, a platform for emerging designers, is adding three new pieces to its existing exclusive apparel line, Permanent Collection. The latest additions include an olive canvas skirt ($113), blue oxford top ($89) and a blue oxford shirtdress ($179). {Fashionista inbox}

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