MTV Invests In Clothing Line Of Indentured Famous Person Lauren Conrad

  • Shocking but true: MTV is investing in subversive style iconoclast Lauren Conrad's clothing line. What, Emily Weiss didn't tell her about "private equity"? We think this is a first for media behemoth Viacom and the apparel industry and we can only hope Toastie and Scott Baio's BFF are next, and that whoever owns…
  • » 8/24/07 10:30am 8/24/07 10:30am

Marc Jacobs Says He Eats Breakfast; We Are Doubtful.

  • Marc Jacobs eats breakfast? Does he throw it up afterwards? [WWD, last item]
  • Super-nice Australian dude Napoleon Perdis (yes, that's really his name) and his eponymous makeup line to become official beauty sponsor of this year's Emmy Awards. The guy is so genuinely nice, we don't even have anything snarky to say…
  • » 8/22/07 10:00am 8/22/07 10:00am

Now That Sarah Silverman Is On Gap's Payroll, You 'Really' Won't Be…

  • Sarah Silverman is going to be in ads for The Gap. What are the odds this genius plan was hatched in a corporate marketing meeting during which someone employed the term "edgy"? [WWD, sub req'd]
  • Menswear designer Thom Browne: Now bringing his shrunken jacket, cropped pant stylings to (lord help us) a womenswear…
  • » 7/24/07 11:49am 7/24/07 11:49am

Whatever Happened To A Nice Pair Of Jeans And Tee?

Our fascination with menswear? Kind of obsessive. And it was only further provoked by an article in today's Wall Street Journal on the new Thom Browne-designed line for Brooks Brothers, Black Fleece. In case you've forgotten, Thom Browne supposedly "revolutionized" menswear by creating a new men's suit silhouette: One… » 7/18/07 5:45pm 7/18/07 5:45pm