Fashion Cheat Sheet

08.07.14

George Clooney Is All About Armani for His Wedding; Apple Snags Another Exec from Saint Laurent

And Marc Jacobs is launching a "tweet for pay" pop-up.

Clooney Is All About Armani: According to WWD, a team from Giogio Armani’s Milan office descended onto George Clooney’s Lake Como home in Italy in order to fit him for his upcoming nuptials to human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin, who is still considering designers like Oscar de la Renta for her dress. The ceremony, which is scheduled for September 20, will be held in Venice. [WWD]

Apple Snags Another Exec from Saint Laurent: Catherine Monier, the luxury label's Europe President and Retail Head, has joined former Saint Laurent CEO Paul Deneve at Apple. The duo will help revamp retail stores as the technology brand reportedly gears up to launch wearable technology. Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts, Tag Heuer’s Patrick Pruniaux, and Musa Tariq, who did social media for Nike, are among other fashion executives who have also made the leap. [9 to 5 Mac]

Marc Jacobs Launches “Tweet for Pay” Pop-Up: When Marc Jacobs, who is no stranger to social media tactics, opens the doors to its Daisy Marc Jacobs Tweet Shop in London on Friday, August 15, the only “currency” customers will need is social media. In order to secure the goods, shoppers must tweet from the shop with the hashtag #MJDaisyChain. Those who post a creative picture along with the tweet will score bigger prizes and the images will be judged at the end of each day with the winners receiving a Marc by Marc Jacobs handbag. [Elle UK]