2 posts tagged "Dr. Dre"
There’s another rapper falling into fashion’s favor. Today, WWD reports, Alexander Wang has teamed up with Dr. Dre to turn out a pair of limited-edition black and gold Beats by Dr. Dre headphones. It’s been a rap-filled year for fashion, what with Kanye West’s A.P.C. collab, A$AP Rocky’s cameo on the Hood by Air runway, and Jay Z’s Picasso Baby shoot, but for Wang, it would seem, it’s all about the D.R.E.
Gisele’s 5-Year-Old Designer Niece; Michael Kors Expands In China; Virtual Tupac, Coming To A Stage Near You?; And More…
Meet little Duda Bündchen (pictured), the 5-year-old niece of Gisele Bündchen. Duda already has modeling gigs under her belt, and now she’s trying her hand at designing (talk about a “young designer”) a collection for the Brazilian brand Brandili Mundi. [Huff Po]
Michael Kors has opened his largest store in China. The new 2,400-square-foot shop in Beijing is one of five of the designer’s Chinese retail outposts, with offerings that include accessories and ready-to-wear. [WWD]
After Jean Paul Gaultier sent his Amy Winehouse-inspired Spring Couture collection down the runway, the late singer’s dad, Mitch, called it “an insult.” For the first time since then, Gaultier has talked publicly about the collection: “I was surprised when she died that no one in fashion did an homage to her,” he told VogueTV over the weekend. “Her look was fabulous, fantastic—it was unique.” [Vogue U.K.]
When Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre took the stage at Coachella this weekend, they performed with a hologram of Tupac Shakur. Reportedly, the two are in talks on a joint tour that would regularly include the virtual Tupac. [Rolling Stone]