Michael Kors: #1 "Wannabe" Fan

  • "Of course I am a Spice Girls fan. I love everything that teenage girls love. I am the oldest teenage girl." That's Michael Kors, who went to see the Spice Girls when they performed in the New York area this week. Other fashion world luminaries who showed up the concert to hear such sonic gems as "Two become One": ELLE editor-in-chief Roberta Myers and fashion director Nina Garcia, Harper's Bazaar EIC Glenda Bailey, and Vogue European editor-at-large Hamish Bowles. [WWD, 2nd item]
  • "They're the most exciting thing since Warhol," says Vogue's Andre Leon Talley of English rockers/designers Rodnik. So enamored is he that he was willing to give up his front-row seat at Proenza Schouler last week so that he could join the Rodnik designers in the standing room area. [Vogue UK]
  • Marc Jacobs: Fond of male escorts! [NY Daily News]
  • The Times of India asks: Is fashion industry caste and gender biased? We're gonna go out on a limb and say "yeah." [TOI]
  • Lilly Pulitzer is launching its very first fragrance. [WWD, sub req'd]
  • Beauty product name or adult film title? [BellaSugar]
  • Cynthia Rowley is now entering the wild world of mother-daughter fragrances, the very thought of which makes us throw up a little in our mouths. [WWD, sub req'd]
  • Oh God: Hannah Montana shampoo??? [WWD, sub req'd]
  • Luella Bartley: Now designing tees to fund kids going to the dentist in Colombia. [Fashion Week Daily]
  • Who needs YouTube when there's ShoeTube? [UPI]