Ahead of the 2020 election, the designer's civically-engaged graphic is cropping up everywhere.
The awards ceremony that took place at the Beverly Hills Hilton last night looked, at first glance, like any other awards ceremony: lots of celebrities (Holly Hunter, Sofia Coppola, the cast of Mad Men), a big ballroom (the Golden Globes are also held there), and some forced chuckles for the host between the handing out of awards. Only it was different. The audience, the honorees, the emcees were all (OK, well, mostly) women, gathered for the 40th annual Women in Film Crystal & Lucy Awards.
You might not have pegged John Leguizamo or Tumblr founder David Karp for models, but Uniqlo is bringing out their blue steel. Uniqlo's fall "Voices of New York" campaign, which drop this week, features Susan Sarandon, Laura Linney, John Leguizamo, Glee-star Darren Criss, Tumblr founder David Karp, and Esperanza Spalding (you know--the jazz singer who "stole" Bieber's Grammy), WWD is reporting. With two huge outposts opening in NYC on Fifth Avenue and 34th Street--traditional tourist hotspots--Uniqlo is expanding its "Made for All" philosophy with this super diverse cast.