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Fashion in 50 Seconds 07/12/10 Jon Hamm and Rebecca Hall for W, September Cover Girls Revealed

Stefano Tonchi's first W magazine cover features Jon Hamm and Rebecca Hall, photographed by Nathaniel Goldberg and styled by Lori Goldstein.

Stefano Tonchi's first W magazine cover features Jon Hamm and Rebecca Hall, photographed by Nathaniel Goldberg and styled by Lori Goldstein.

September issue cover stars are announced: Jennifer Aniston will front Harper's Bazaar on newsstands alongside Elle's Julia Roberts, Teen Vogue's Justin Bieber, Vanity Fair's Lady Gaga, and Vogue's Halle Berry.

Cult shoe designer and one-time CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund finalist Alejandro Ingelmo is opening his first store in New York next month.

Rachel Bilson, Kristen Bell, Cindy Crawford, and January Jones celebrated Chanel's new J12 Marine watch at Ron Meyer's home in Malibu.

Catherine Malandrino

Fashion in 50 Seconds 07/09/10 Anja Rubik For Fendi, Visionaire's Tribute to Alexander McQueen

Karl Lagerfeld's new campaign for Fendi depicts an “Italian couple in downtown New York,” according to Lagerfeld, who cast Anja Rubik and Baptiste Giabiconi for the occasion.

Karl Lagerfeld's new campaign for Fendi depicts an “Italian couple in downtown New York,” according to Lagerfeld, who cast Anja Rubik and Baptiste Giabiconi for the occasion.

Visionaire 58 Spirit, A Tribute to Lee Alexander McQueen is now available for pre-order. The limited edition book includes images inspired by McQueen, each one printed on paper embedded with wildflower seeds.

Lacoste is teaming up with Catherine Malandrino on a capsule collection.

Mario Testino photographed Lily Donaldson, Nina Porter and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley for Burberry's first cosmetics campaign.

Elie Tahari

Fashion in 50 Seonds 06/29/10 Hakaan Yildirim Wins ANDAM Prize

Carine Roitfeld, Delphine Arnault, Alber Elbaz, Sarah Lerfel, and Jefferson Hack selected Turkish designer Hakaan Yildirim to win ANDAM's €220,000 prize.

Carine Roitfeld, Delphine Arnault, Alber Elbaz, Sarah Lerfel, and Jefferson Hack selected Turkish designer Hakaan Yildirim to win ANDAM's €220,000 prize.

Gisele Bunchen (#85), Heidi Klum (#86), and Kate Moss (#91) made this year's Forbes list of the world's most powerful celebrities.

Sketches of the Gucci new children's collection have been released with Gucci-clad little ones in motorcycle jackets, monogrammed sneakers, and pint-sized trench coats.

Elie Tahari will for the second summer provide space for CFDA jewelry designers in his East Hampton store. Ben-Amun, Ruby Kobo, and Patricia von Musulin will kick things off on July 8. Janis Savitt, House of Waris, Jill Platner, Gemma Redux, Irene Neuwirth, and Nak Armstrong will follow in August.

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Lanvin

Fashion in 50 Seconds 06/28/10 Lanvin Expands Online, Opening Ceremony Focuses on France

Lanvin is expanding its website next month.


Lanvin
is expanding its website next month. The site will make its debut with an animated feature about the making of the women’s fall fashion campaign, shot by Steven Meisel.

Max Schneider, who appears with Madonna in the new Dolce & Gabbana campaign, is a 17-year-old performing arts school senior.

Opening Ceremony's country of focus this season is France. The retailer is offering colorful, custom sandals from K. Jacques and Jean Paul Gaultier Breton-striped Pataugas sneakers.

Hilary Alexander live tweets England's World Cup loss sharing her approval of David Beckham's waistcoat and disappointment with the English players.

Diane Von Furstenberg

Fashion in 50 Seconds 06/25/10 Alexandra Richards in French Playboy, Gucci For Kids

Alexandra Richards poses for French Playboy.


Alexandra Richards
poses for French Playboy.

Gucci launched a children's line yesterday at the Pitti Bimbo trade fair in Florence.

Sketches from Madonna's Material Girl line for Macy's have been released. We'll have news from the collection preview next week.

Victoria Beckham (in Giles Deacon), Madonna, and Gwyneth Paltrow celebrated the launch of Diane von Furstenberg's new boutique at Claridge's in London.

Adriana Lima

Fashion in 50 Seconds 06/23/10 Adriana Lima For V Spain, New Creative Director at McQ

Adriana Lima covers "The Sexy Body Issue" of V Spain.

Adriana Lima covers "The Sexy Body Issue" of V Spain. The issue hits newsstands today.

Blow by Blow, a new play about the life of Isabella Blow, will premiere in New York at the 11th Annual Midtown International Theatre Festival next month.

After shuttering Gourmet magazine eight months ago, Conde Nast unveils Gourmet Live, an app that will bring the title’s 70 years worth of archives to the iPad and other digital platforms.

Pina Ferlisi, who has held creative positions at Generra, Gap, and Marc by Marc Jacobs has been named the new creative director of McQ.

On Friday, Stefano Pilati will unveil a short documentary-style film about legendary Los Angeles tattoo artist Mark Mahoney before his men's Yves Saint Laurent show.

Vionnet

Fashion in 50 Seconds 06/21/10 Givenchy Ends Couture Shows, Giuseppe Zanotti For Vionnet

Givenchy is ending its couture runway shows.


Givenchy
is ending its couture runway shows. Riccardo Tisci will present a collection of 10 haute couture looks by appointment this July.

Nicholas Hoult, whom Tom Ford directed in A Single Man, will appear as the face of Ford's fall campaign along with Freja Beha Erichsen.

Giuseppe Zanotti is designing the new footwear collection by Vionnet.

The Telegraph reports that 22-year-old model Tom Nicon's tragic death during the Milan menswear shows was a suicide.

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Peter Lindbergh

Fashion in 50 Seconds 06/17/10 Peter Lindbergh Returns to Vogue, Rodarte Wins National Design Award

Peter Lindbergh photographs his first editorial for U.S.


Peter Lindbergh photographs his first editorial for U.S. Vogue in 18 years. The July spread features Natalia Vodianova and Ewan Macgregor.

Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum announced that Rodarte has won the 2010 National Design Award for fashion.

For the first time since opening in 1941, New York bridal institution, Kleinfeld, is selling custom-made tuxedos and suits for the groom.

Nancy Gonzalez will debut her first collection of men's crocodile-covered bags for the holiday season.

An auction for Gianfranco Ferré was launched this week. The Italian fashion house filed for bankruptcy in February 2009.

Karlie Kloss

Fashion in 50 Seconds 06/16/10 Mr. Nils Rumored to Be Closing, Haider Ackermann Prepares For Pitti

Karlie Kloss stars in the fall Acuascutum campaign along with Matt Benstead, Jacob Coupe, and Tristan Knights.

Karlie Kloss stars in the fall Acuascutum campaign along with Matt Benstead, Jacob Coupe, and Tristan Knights. Shot by Willy Vanderperre, the image will make a print debut in the July issue of L'Uomo Vogue.

Mr. Nils, Lars Nilsson's new men's label, might be over before it had a chance to begin. According to WWD, the company is defaulting on retail orders for fall.

Haider Ackermann prepares to show his first menswear collection as Pitt's guest designer.

Preen designers Justin Thornton and Thea Bregazzi would love to design children's clothing now that they have a little girl. The pair also recently created uniforms for London's Bungalow 8.

W Magazine

Fashion in 50 Seconds 06/15/10 Eva Mendes in Miu Miu For W, Gemma Ward's Film Role

Eva Mendes graces the July cover of W magazine in Miu Miu.


Eva Mendes
graces the July cover of W magazine in Miu Miu.

Gemma Ward has been cast in the fourth installment of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, playing a mermaid. 

Alexa Chung appears in the fall Pepe Jeans campaign.

Ralph Lauren is selling part of stake in Polo in a second public offering that could net him almost $900 million.

Gisele Bundchen makes her post pregnancy runway debut during Sao Paulo Fashion Week.