STYLE SCOOP: Uncle Karl Is Lazy, L’Wren Laid To Rest, Tom Ford Launches E-Commerce

L’Wren Laid To Rest

In a funeral Tuesday at the Hollywood Forever funeral home, L’Wren Scott was laid to rest. Family and close friends attended, remembering Scott with prayers and song.

For Party Girls

Alexander Wang explains the shoes-avec-lighter-cases in his fall collection.

Dressing For The Season

Need a spring frock? Try Carven.

Checking Out

The Missoni Hotel will no longer bear the fashion family’s name. After five years, the Missoni clan and the hotel will no end their partnership. The hotel will remain open.

If You’re Lazy, Then What Am I?

Uncle Karl “always” thinks he’s “lazy”. He also condemns the selfie.

Finally Fashionable?

Google Glass announces a partnership with Luxxotica — tech-y Ray Bans to follow.

Dolce & Gabbana Going To Jail?

Not if the prosecutor has his way. Wait, what?

Getting To Know The LVMH Prize Finalists

WWD has a word with each of the twelve.

Breaking The Bank For Fashion

Tom Ford launches e-commerce at TomFord.com — beauty and accessories for now, with RTW to follow. Trouble in bank account-land.

Naomi Bites Her Tongue. Ish.

Naomi Campbell sort of kind of speaks but not on Anna Wintour’s decision to put Kimye on the cover of Vogue, a place that formerly meant something.

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Anja Rubik, Video Vixen

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STYLE SCOOP: Mick Jagger On L’Wren Scott, A Rockefeller Goes Spanish, Beyoncé’s Makeup Artist

Important: Studio Garance Doré discusses the best croissant in the city.

ITG interviews Queen Bey’s makeup artist of ten years. To Francesca Tolot we say, “teach us and we will follow!”

Mick Jagger has released a statement about the death of his girlfriend, designer L’Wren Scott. It begins, “I am still struggling to understand how my lover and best friend could end her life in this tragic way.” Read the rest here.

Moda Operandi’s Indre Rockefeller has left the company to become Delpozo’s U.S. President. Turnover at Moda is pretty high when you consider that Taylor Tomasi Hill and Aslaug Magnusdottir have both also left in the past year.

Thanks to New York’s Dover Street Market, Giambattista Valli is heading our way. The retailer will host a pop up from March 28-April 22.

Is a J.Crew IPO more likely now that Fast Retailing has backed out of negotiations?

 

STYLE SCOOP: Remembering L’Wren Scott, Phoebe Philo’s OBE, Trouble In Gel Manicure Heaven

WWD speaks to L’Wren Scott’s friends and collaborators about what they’ll remember most about the stylist, designer, and friend. Scott was found hanging from a scarf, dead in her apartment on Monday morning from an apparent suicide.

Phoebe Philo received her Order of the British Empire from Prince Charles this weekend for her services to fashion. Wonder if Kate Middleton will start wearing Céline now?

Bad news for gel mani lovers; the UV lights, chemicals, and unskilled professionals (horror!) might be worse for you than you think.

Breaking: Mick Jagger Girlfriend L’Wren Scott Found Dead

Designer L’Wren Scott has apparently committed suicide. The designer and Mick Jagger’s girlfriend was found hanging from a scarf by her assistant at her 11th Avenue apartment, leaving a note behind. Jagger is said to be “shocked and devastated,” by the news. Scott had cancelled her runway show this past season.

FashionFeed: Alexa Chung for BFC, Nicole Richie for QVC

● In an obvious good move, British Fashion Council has tapped Alexa Chung to be their Young Style Ambassador. [Telegraph]

● Here’s a first look at Nicole Richie’s line for QVC. [Grazia]

● Ellen Barkin loves a body-hugging dress by L’Wren Scott so much that she has it in 12 colors. [The Cut]

● In case you missed it, watch the Ralph Lauren FW12 show in full here. [Fashionologie]

● Peep the NYFW edition of Sh*t Fashion Girls say, starring Derek Blasberg. [Fashionista]

● Downton Abbey paper dolls actually exist.  [Jezebel]