Detmar Blow on Alexander McQueen: "Money changed him and then drugs changed him. I remember reading of how he had flown his boyfriend somewhere for £130,000. What did Issie get? Some clothes. I find that quite shocking."
Rumor has it that the mini moguls' "lifestyle differences" are tearing their fashion collabs asunder. "Ashley really wants to be a respected businesswoman and be taken seriously...MK does too, but she hasn't been willing to give up her lifestyle and act like an adult for their job." Result? MK is being "distanced" from the… Read…9/19/08 12:30pm 9/19/08 12:30pm
Lancome spokeswoman Kate Winslet managing to sound annoying while dissing the celebrity product endorsement business: "I remember five or six years ago, it was really a big deal to be the face of a campaign or a spokesperson for a particular brand name. Now, it just doesn't seem to matter so much." [WWD, sub req'd]