The Tony Awards are on Sunday and the legendary rock-musical Hair is nominated for a whopping eight awards, including Best Costume Design. But Michael McDonald, the show’s wardrobe designer, can’t take all the credit. Levi’s created custom bohemian denim for the cast—think patchwork details, ultra wide legs and destroyed denim vests. The Summer of Love might seem distant memory, but you can still get your groove on in Levi’s newly released re-issues of archival styles. More
Spoiler alert! Sexy new photos from the New Moon set featuring a jean-clad Bella and shirtless Edward were just released. In an effort to save Edward’s life, Bella frantically tracesthrough Italy in a casual outfit and sneaks—perfectly cozy for their sweet reunion.
New York City’s Mayor Bloomberg has declared today Burberry Day in Manhattan, welcoming the British brand with the addition of a fancy new sign to the city’s skyline, which will be lit tonight (May 28th) during a ceremony hosted by Burberry’s Creative Director, Christopher Bailey. Show your love for Burberry all summer long in these perfectly-priced T-strap jellies (left, $125; at net-a-porter.com).
British R&B star Estelle, along with Katy Perry, Dita Von Teese and Cindy Lauper, has designed a new t-shirt in support of H&M’s Fashion Against Aids. Estelle says her design “reminds you to be under no illusions about sex and don’t take safety for granted.” Also an aspiring shoe designer (she tells us her line may be called “C’est Moi”), the glam singer says her summer must-have is a great pair of flats “from Tory Burch, YSL or even Target!”
Collection is available at H&M stores nationwide starting June 28th.
With statement necklaces for $8 and perfect sundresses under $25, it’s hard to find a reason NOT to shop at Forever 21. You can add a couple more reasons to the list: the trendy mega-chain has just launched two new collections for spring. Love 21 (left) is a sophisticated contemporary line geared to the polished working woman, and Faith 21 (right) is a new plus-sized line that appeals to curvier girls who with major fashion flare. More
Let your fashion voice be heard! The Council of Fashion Designers of America just announced they will give out a Popular Vote trophy at their annual awards ceremony on June 15th. Pick your favorite from a list of 100 designers, including veterans like Diane Von Furstenberg and up-and-comers like Michelle Obama-favorite, Jason Wu.
Vote now through June 9th and you could win two tickets to a show during New York Fashion Week.
Remember those gorgeous peep-toe pumps with the unmistakable red soles you were eyeing a few months ago—the ones you knew you would wear with everything, but just couldn’t afford the splurge? Well now you can be glad you waited. An amazing new selection of Christian Louboutin shoes will be 40 percent off starting tomorrow (May 28th) at Outnet.com. More
Dior’s new short film, “The Lady Noire Affair,” directed by Oscar-winner Olivier Dahan and starring the sensational Marion Cotillard isn’t lacking Hollywood power, but we couldn’t take our eyes off the real star—her handbag! The film follows the femme fatale through a police investigation, but leaves us wondering what she is hiding in her Lady Dior.