History Repeats Itself: Yesterday, Lady Gaga stepped out in the same Gianni Versace ‘safety pin dress’ that Elizabeth Hurley made famous while dating Hugh Grant in 1994. [Vogue UK]
LA Tourists Get An Eyeful: While shooting his new H&M bodywear campaign in a “leafy and supposedly secluded spot in Beverly Hills,” David Beckham was discovered a busload of camera-wielding tourists. [The Telegraph]
Alexa Chung, Author? Alexa Chung has recently turned her focus to the turntables as a sought-after DJ, but now the lanky style star is reportedly adding ‘author’ to her list of accomplishments too. According to reports, Chung is releasing a book next September that will give an inside look at her style secrets, wardrobe, and personal photos. [Fashionista]
Battle of the Burches: It’s a battle of the exes. Tory Burch and her ex-husband have been embroiled in a bunch of feuds over the past few years—many as a result of Mr. Burch’s new chain of stores C. Wonder, who’s medallion jewelry and overall ‘preppy’ look Tory finds all too similar to her own line’s aesthetic. Now Chris and his company have filed a lawsuit of six claims against Tory’s brand and individual board members as an attempt to sell his stake in Tory Burch and as WWD reports, “Burch is seeking a declaration from the Delaware court that the defendants cannot stop him from pursuing other business ventures.” He is also suing both his ex-wife and her company for “tortious interference with his business relationships with suppliers.” [WWD]
Now we know the real Ellen DeGeneres. On Monday's episode of 'Ellen,' Madonna showed up wearing something rather, well, Madonna-esque (read 'highly unusual and just a little kinky'). When Ellen was similarly outfitted, the host cheekily said, 'I finally feel like myself.'
Makeup for men is on the rise—and it’s no longer a taboo. Alessandra Codinha reports.