News Updates: Fashion Week Moves To Denver, Beijing Is Ruthless When It Comes To Beauty, And More..
August 19, 2008
The guest list for next week's Democratic National Convention reads like that of the front row of Marc Jacobs Spring 2009 runway show, with stars such as Anne Hathaway, Kerry Washington, Kanye West, and Ben Affleck flying in for the event. Maybe Kanye and Mrs. Obama will bond over their inclusion on Vanity Fair's Best-Dressed List. [NYMag]
It turns out the hostesses of this year's Olympics were chosen based on strict guidelines having to do with the proportions of their features. Makes us wonder if some opted to chisel their cheekbones in order to make the cut. [Jezebel]
Target's profits dropped over 7 percent in their second quarter despite the highly anticipated premiere of Richard Chai's GO collection. Maybe they're still feeling the pangs from those disappointing Botkiers. [WWD]
In a recent interview, Sarah Jessica Parker channeled her alter-ego, Carrie Bradshaw, by stating that shoes were more dependable than men. Agreed – we'd much rather depend on those Oxford heels than Big anytime. [NOWMag]