And it turns out the conversations aren’t so impossible, director Baz Luhrman films a fictional chat between Prada and Schiaparelli with actress Judy Davis playing Elsa and Miuccia playing herself.
Though the MET is set to salute two of the industry’s all time great female talents – the NY style scene is still dominated by men. Why aren’t there more female designers – Style.com asks the question and wonders if it is easier to make your way through New York fashion if you’re a man.
Watch out Tom Ford – more fashion designers are taking their talents to the big screen – Yohji Yamamoto is the next industry icon to crossover into film. Yamamoto announced his directorial debut during a roundtable at the Hyères international festival of Fashion and Photography. This is of course not the first time Yohji’s has graced the silve screen, the designer has created costumes for films by Takeshi Kitano and Wim Wenders.
Speaking of the goings on at Hyeres – Jessica Eaton took home the Photography prize this year.
Cathy Horyn charts the course of the designer childrenswear boom – JSYK Burberry made 91 million dollars last year selling clothes for tots.
Nick Knight teams withTumblr blogger, Rei Nadal for a unique collaboration – never underestimate who is taking a look at your Tumblr!