Missoni Bag Found: The bag of Vittorio Missoni, the missing Missoni CEO, has been found on the island of Bonaire in the Caribbean. The bag was easily identified because it was labeled with the fashion executive’s name. The plane carrying Missoni and five other passengers has been missing since January 4. [Vogue UK]
Steve Madden’s Movie Role: Steve Madden has been cast as a character in a Martin Scorsese film. The fashion scion has taken a minor role in the director’s new film, The Wolf on Wall Street. His co-stars will include leading men Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, and Matthew McConaughey. [WWD]
Topshop Teams with Google: Topshop is linking up with Google for London Fashion Week. Their collaboration will give online users a 360-degree look at the brand’s Fall 2013 collection and will even allow them to “be the model” with their computer’s camera. Last season, Google teamed up with Diane von Furstenberg to debut their Google glass technology, and Topshop streamed the most viewed online fashion show ever, making their collaboration a likely success. [ELLE UK]
Chanel Hula Hoop Makes Street Appearance: The Chanel Hula Hoop has finally made its street-style debut. On day six of New York Fashion Week, Marie Claire accessories director Kyle Anderson stepped out with the style, which was larger than his entire body. [Fashionista]
Charlie Sheen Buys Lohan Clothes: The outfit that Lindsay Lohan wore to last week’s amfAR gala was widely panned. And that’s especially unfortunate considering that Charlie Sheen had paid for it. Sheen, who’s already lent Lohan $100,000 to pay off her debts, reportedly called stylist Phillip Bloch and proposed to “go halfsies” on a gown for the event. “Never in a business like this do you see a celebrity pay for another celebrity,” Bloch told Us Weekly. [Us Weekly]
The Metropolitan Museum of Art's new costume exhibition, PUNK: Chaos to Couture, tries to pay homage to the gritty, subversive, late-1970s movement. But has punk-inspired high fashion added to its legacy-or destroyed it?
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