For the 2012 holiday season, Barneys has collaborated with Disney to release the animated short Electric Holiday starring Minnie Mouse that features some of fashion’s most famous faces in cartoon form. So far Barneys has kept the names of these industry staples under wraps, but now we have your first sneak peek.
We chatted with fashion’s boldest boss lady Vogue Italia Editor in Chief Franca Sozzani at the Fashion 4 Development luncheon yesterday afternoon. At the lavish Pierre Hotel in Manhattan, Sozzani shared her likes/dislikes on this fashion season, what it really means to be beautiful, and whether or not I should keep holding out for an entirely Asian issue of Vogue Italia.
Voguetron assembles once again as Vogue‘s 19 international editors — including the fab foursome of Anna Wintour, Alexandra Shulman, Emmanuelle Alt and Franca Sozzani — have signed on to The Health Initiative. A pact to promote healthier and more positive body image, The Health Initiative will be featured globally in the June issues of Vogue.
The prize that launched the careers of Karl Lagerfeld and Yves Saint Laurent is being relaunched this year for a new generation of designers.
In her speech at Harvard, Franca Sozzani mentioned that she would ”soon launch a provocation to stop” pro-anorexia and pro-bulemia websites by asking “for the help of the users themselves.” Sozzani is nothing if not a woman of her word and so Vogue Italia has turned to its readers to blog about the dangers of eating disorders and these websites in particular.