The upcoming More will be all Michelle Obama, all the time, because they got the First Lady of these United States to guest-edit the July/August issue. Watch for it peeking out of intimidatingly well-appointed beach totes soon!
More, a magazine for "women of style and substance," has known for years that its readers have way more money than anyone's given them credit for; the publication's readership reportedly has the highest household income of any woman's magazine. Now, it seems like More is finally acknowledging its true demographic.
Yesterday night, some of the debates often waged on the Internet — about what it means to be a feminist, about generational strife — got a real-life (meatspace?) airing. Despite good intentions, in instance, advantage Internet.
"We were like, ‘Excuse me, we tell you what to wear,' said [the editor] of More, who said [Obama] refused to wear anything other than her own clothes." How'd that work out? [NY Times]
- Stella McCartney calls dibs on bride-to-be Scarlett Johansson: "I'm definitely doing her wedding dress. She doesn't know it yet." Awkward. [People]
- Says Marc Jacobs on the bride-to-be, "I'm really happy for her. She's a great girl. I just think Scarlett is great and I hope she is very, very happy. She's super funny. I…