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FASHION SCRAMBLE: Gaga’s Album Cover Was Born This Day + Amazing Grace and Her 70th B-Day Blast + Beyonce’s McQueen Moment


- Lady Gaga tweeted the cover art for her highly-anticipated new album, Born This Way, out May 23rd. If the cover, credited to Nick Knight and the Haus of Gaga, is to believed, Gaga was “Born” half harlot and half Harley. [Twitter]

FASHION SCRAMBLE: Gagas Album Cover Was Born This Day + Amazing Grace and Her 70th B Day Blast + Beyonces McQueen Moment

- Grace Coddington‘s 70th birthday was a who’s who of fashion royalty, with a guest list including Anna Wintour, Marc Jacobs, Naomi Campbell, Oscar de la Renta, Calvin Klein, Annie Leibovitz,  Helmut Lang, André Leon Talley, Liya Kebede, Karen Elson, Stefano Pilati, Hamish Bowles, Karlie Kloss, Nicolas Ghesquière, Bruce Weber, Patrick Demarchelier, Vera Wang, Edward Enninful, Riccardo Tisci, Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez from Proenza Schouler and Laura and Kate Mulleavy from Rodarte. Twas clearly a magical night, as evidenced by this photo of Anna having what appears to be…a good time:

FASHION SCRAMBLE: Gagas Album Cover Was Born This Day + Amazing Grace and Her 70th B Day Blast + Beyonces McQueen Moment

There but for the Grace of Coddington go I. [Styleite]

- Another image has “leaked” from Beyoncé‘s video shoot — either B has awful security or we’re just the pawns in her little chess game of pop supremacy…either way I couldn’t care less because she’s wearing Alexander McQueen. [Red Carpet Fashion Awards]

Written by Lester Brathwaite

I was center square from 1969 to 1978, during which I perfected the art of the zing as well as a crippling cocaine addiction. Bea Arthur was responsible for both. @LesFabian lester dot brathwaite at gmail