• Because their last cinematic collaboration went so well: "Sofia Coppola and dad, Francis Ford Coppola in Louis Vuitton's new ad campaign." [Sassybella]
  • Chanel makes fishing-rod. [Guardian]
  • "In celebration of all things bling, today sees the debut of Coutts London Jewellery Week." [Daily Mail]
  • Chilean guy turns parents' house into fashion museum! [Telegraph]
  • " Beginnings and endings are easy; they are always good and exciting and filled with promise or resolve. But a good middle is difficult to have." Menswear design duo Duckie Brown interviewed! [The Fashion Informer]
  • Counterculture: for those who can afford it. [Telegraph]
  • After Gone With the Wind-scale search, Juicy Couture finds new prez. [WWD]
  • "Beauty Industry feels raw materials pinch." [Cosmetic News]
  • "For the third annual celebration of Love Day - this year it's June 19 - [Cartier] has partnered with eight musically gifted celebrities, including Janet Jackson, the members of band Good Charlotte and Emmy Rossum."[WWD]
  • Body Shop gets new marketing plan. [Cosmetic News]
  • Everyone loves (?) Agyness! [ET]
  • "At a lavish celebration of his work, the artist Takashi Murakami and Louis Vuitton fired a witty broadside in the fashion industry's battle against the knock-off merchants." Basically, they set up a bunch of fake vendors' stalls outside the Brooklyn museum. 'Witty' indeed, fellas. [Telegraph]