Fashion Unites for Pat Cleveland, Condé Nast Gets Global CEO, Louis Vuitton Locks Location and More News From This Week

Fashion Rallies Behind Pat Cleveland After Emergency Surgery
When the legendary and inimitable model Pat Cleveland had to go into emergency surgery in France after stomach pains escalated into the discovery of colon cancer, operating outside of Pat’s Medicare coverage caused medical costs to mount––her family turned to friends. Through a GoFundMe campaign started by Pat’s husband Paul Van Ravenstein, the Cleveland family, which also includes model-daughter, Anna, have able to raise 120k of the 150k goal in just 4 days. Speaking to the New York Times, Paul said, “We’re normal people, and it’s not like we have huge funds,” continuing, “I was talking to friends, and they said we should do a GoFundMe, that it’s absolutely normal these days.” He remarked that she is doing well, saying Pat is, “already she’s thinking about using this as a platform to talk publicly about the uninsured girls in the business that don’t have the backup that she has.” If you would like to support, you can donate directly through GofundMe. [NYT]

Louis Vuitton Will Hold Cruise Show at JFK’s TWA Flight Center
Nicolas Ghesquière’s Louis Vuitton is landing at New York City’s JFK airport May 8th; the designer announced via Instagram he is holding the luxury label’s cruise show in the impressive looking TWA Flight Center designed by architect Eero Saarinen. The show is the first event put on at the building before being opened to the public, WWD reported. “The TWA Flight Center, a sheer evocation of travel itself, is inherently linked to Louis Vuitton’s commitment to exclusive architectural discoveries, to its art of travel, and represents an ideal close to Nicolas Ghesquière’s inspirations,” Louis Vuitton said. [WWD]

Miranda Kerr is Pregnant With Third Child
Miranda Kerr is pregnant with her third child, E! News revealed, just 10 months after having her son Hart Spiegel. It’s the Australian supermodel’s second child with husband and snapchat founder, Evan Spiegel. She had her first child, Flynn, with then-husband Orlando Bloom. Kerr posted a emoji-captioned Instagram and an image of her holding the baby bump to announce the news to her 11 million followers. Congratulations!


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Condé Nast Names New Global CEO
His Name is Roger Lynch, the ex-chief exec at Pandora. Thursday, Lynch was officially announced to be taking up the new post, WWD reported. The publishing giant is combining separate companies into one global entity as part of a strategy shift. Board chairman Jonathan Newhouse said of Lynch’s appointment, “We believe Roger is the right person to lead Condé Nast during our new phase of global integration, growth and transformation.” [WWD]

VS Adds Leomie Anderson to its league of Angels
“I am Victoria’s Secret’s newest ANGEL!!” Leomie Anderson posted to her Instagram, making official the news that the British model is the latest Angel, joining newly-winged Barbara Palvin and Alexina Graham. The notoriously exclusive (and notoriously not diverse) lingerie brand doesn’t just give wings to first-timers: 26-year-old Anderson has walked the show 4 times (she audtioned 3 times) and boasts 287k Instagram fans. Her addition adds one more model of color to the existing 2, Lais Riberio and Jasmine Tookes.[Fashionista]


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