Money Girls – Forbes has released its annual Highest-Paid Models list, and featured are some of the industry’s top names including Gisele Bundchen, Kate Moss and Miranda Kerr. Chinese top model Liu Wen is one of the new additions to the list this year. Check under the cut for the top five models, but to see the full list, visit Forbes.com.
Image by Peter Lindbergh
Pirelli Stunners – Marking the 50th anniversary of its much buzzed about calendar, Italian tire manufacturer Pirelli enlists an all-star cast including Alek Wek, Miranda Kerr, Alessandra Ambrosio, Helena Christensen, Isabeli Fontana and Karolina Kurkova for the 2014 series. Two legendary photographers–Peter Lindbergh and Patrick Demarchelier, shot the girls in color and black and white. The girl poses in mens t-shirts, sweaters and lingerie pieces in the stunning images. The full Pirelli calendar will be released later this year. (Image Credit – Vogue UK)
Wu x Lancome – Jason Wu is the latest designer to enter the cosmetics world. Earlier this year, we reported about Marc Jacobs and Alber Elbaz collaborations, and now the Taiwanese designer is breaking into the makeup world with a Lancôme collaboration. The cosmetics range will include fifteen pieces such as mascara, eyeshadow palettes and lipsticks. Jason Wu’s collaboration with Lancome will be available exclusively at Nordstrom and in New York at Bergdorf Goodman during Fashion Week in September. (Huffington Post)
Rosie for Autograph – Celebrating a year of her lingerie collaboration with Marks and Spencer’s ‘Autograph’ line, British model Rosie Huntington-Whiteley dons the anniversary collection featuring vintage inspired pieces. Kimonos, chemises and bra-underwear sets are all included in the new range which hits Marks and Spencer stores on August 13th.
Marc Jacobs Beauty Enamored Hi-Shine Nail Lacquer $18.00 at Sephora
Beauty News – In June, we shared the news about Marc Jacobs Beauty debuting in August, and the time is here! Available exclusively at Sephora, the 122 piece collection features nail lacquer, lip balm, foundation and much much more. Check out our picks of four looks from the range below. Shop the new Marc Jacobs Beauty collection here.
Image courtesy of FP Me
If you follow our site regularly, you know we love Free People’s clothes and their wonderful look books. That’s why we’re excited to announce a giveaway contest on FGR in collaboration with Free People. Our readers have a chance to win a $100.00 gift card from the brand. All you have to do to enter is first, log-in to your FP Me account. (If you don’t already have one click here to sign up). Then upload a style pic or create a collection. After you are done, tweet @fashgonerogue and @FreePeople with a link to your collection or pic (use the tweet button on the site). Whoever has the coolest set will win. Free People and FGR will announce the winner on Twitter so make sure to follow. Good luck!
The contest ends on August 19th at 5 PM ET Time
Image: A look from Michael Kors’ fall 2013 runway show
In just a mere few weeks, designers will start previewing their Spring 2014 collections on the runway. First up, is New York Fashion Week which begins on September 5th, 2013. Check out the show dates below for reference. Please note this is a preliminary schedule.
9AM NICHOLAS K at STUDIO
10AM BCBGMAXAZRIA at THEATRE
11AMR ICHARD CHAI at STAGE
1PM SUPIMA at STUDIO
2PM TADASHI SHOJI at STAGE
2:30-3:30PMC ANDELA at BOX
3PM DESIGUAL at THEATRE
5PM MARISSA WEBB at STUDIO
Image: Rita Ora shooting the new DKNY campaign in New York
Woman About Town – British singer Rita Ora has replaced Cara Delevingne as the face of DKNY’s upcoming resort 2014 advertisements. The blonde star was pictured in New York City earlier this week working the label’s sporty designs in tourist center, Times Square. Luckily, it seems as if there should be no bad feelings between Cara and Rita as the two are friends and recently appeared in a music video together. Look forward to seeing the new DKNY ads later this year. (Telegraph)
Cartable in Forest Green
Le Dix – As the new creative director of Balenciaga, Alexander Wang unveiled a mysterious fall campaign, and now we get to see the first handbag line from the designer. Titled “Le Dix”, the fall 2013 collection of accessories is sleek, understated and simple. Wang looked towards the brand’s archives for inspiration, with the “Le Dix” name reflecting the house’s first fragrance and the original Balenciaga salon on 10 Avenue George V. Prices for the line start at $995.00 and go up to $2,250.00 for the largest size.
The Time to Shop – Although fast fashion retailer H&M is a big hit in the US, it has yet to offer online shopping until now for America. The launch of e-commerce in the US has been postponed twice, but today, American shoppers can head online and buy everything from swimsuits to materenity wear to cosmetics on its website. Check the selection out for yourself on HM.com