1 posts tagged "Friedrich Nietzsche"
Hats are having a real moment right now, so maybe that’s why Abbey Lee Kershaw (left) has tried on three new ones: tambourinist, keyboardist, and vocalist for her band, Our Mountain. Their debut single is now available. Watch your back, Florence Welch? [Modelinia]
Speaking of fashionably outré divas, Björk, too, has a new project: A revamped Web site, designed as a teaser to her upcoming multimedia spectacle, Biophilia. [Pitchfork]
Karl Lagerfeld is a well-known bibliophile, but his latest project would strain even the largest libraries: a 12-volume edition of the last German philosopher with a world view as domineering as the Kaiser’s own: Friedrich Nietzsche. [WWD]
Rich and fabulous? Forget packing for Cannes, in that case. Just drop by Louis Vuitton’s new pop-up shop on La Croisette, opening just in time for the film fest. [Vogue U.K.]
Offering discounts on guilty pleasures like seaweed body wraps, designer dresses, and Pilates classes hasn’t turned a profit yet for Gilt Groupe Inc., but the company has recently been valued at $1 billion, thanks to funds raised from investors. According to Gilt chief executive Kevin Ryan, profitability is “not a top priority.” [WSJ]