OC’s Humberto Leon and Carol Lim In At Kenzo, And More…
LVMH has tapped the cool kids behind Opening Ceremony, Humberto Leon and Carol Lim, to be the new creative directors of Kenzo. Odds are better than even Chloë Sevigny could be the face of the brand’s ad campaign. The OC collaborator is a fan of Kenzo Takada’s early designs. [WWD]
Jean Paul Gaultier is getting his feet wet with swimwear for La Perla. The designer, who created a lingerie collection for the French line last year, has done a series of cutout and bondage-inspired suits. Madonna, are you listening?
We’re seriously crushing on Tobey Maguire. Until now, we didn’t think argyle or mock turtlenecks could be sexy, but putting the actor otherwise known as Peter Parker in Prada has changed our minds. Watch this behind-the-scenes video of his Fall 2011 campaign shoot for the brand. [Racked]
His Don Hill’s days are over, but Nur Khan is keeping busy with a new project in the works. The nightlife impresario has teamed up with Vikram Chatwal and the Strategic Group as the manager of the new “über-exclusive” club, the Electric Room, in the basement of the Dream Downtown. We’ll see you there in September during fashion week. [Page Six]