9 posts tagged "David Yurman"
“It’s mysterious stuff from outer space,” said curator and Playboy‘s director of special projects, Neville Wakefield, at David Yurman’s Vestry street studio last night. He was referring to a piece of Gibeon meteorite, which, named for Gibeon, Namibia, where it struck a billion years prior, was on display. The occasion was the unveiling of Yurman’s new menswear collection, aptly dubbed Meteorite. To fete the launch, Evan Yurman—the jewelry brand’s heir apparent—asked Wakefield to create a presentation that highlighted the lineup’s overarching intergalactic feel. “I wanted to narrate the story of [transforming] the raw material from space into product,” Wakefield told Style.com. The room was staged with a projection of the moon on one end and the meteor on the other, with the label’s pieces raised on pedestals in between. The electronic sounds of French band Air played ever so softly in the background. Continue Reading “Close Encounters of the Jeweled Kind” »
Versace has opened its first Young Versace boutique on the ground floor of the company’s headquarters in Milan. The kids’ line, which Versace debuted at Pitti Immagine Bimbo in Florence last June, includes girls’ and boys’ clothing for babies and kids up to age 12. [WWD]
David Yurman is reportedly not too pleased with Kate Moss’ new ad campaign for her jewelry line for Fred, calling the ads “embarrassingly similar” to the ones Moss did with him. The Sonia Sleff-lensed images feature a topless Moss, much like the ones Peter Lindbergh shot of Moss for Yurman’s Spring ’11 campaign. [Page Six]
Gisele Bündchen is Givenchy’s new girl. The supermodel, who appeared in Riccardo Tisci’s Spring ’12 show, is the star of the brand’s new Mert and Marcus-lensed ad campaigns. [Huff Po]
Karlie Kloss made her debut in the Victoria’s Secret show last month, and now she’s in the VS Pink lookbook. Kloss, who has caused quite a stir with her naked Vogue Italia shoot, appears in the lookbook wearing sequined sporty gear. [Styleite]