Happy Friday Fashion People. I'm afraid today is a somewhat condensed version of our news round-up after we were caught up in this afternoon's drama on Tottenham Court Road.
Our main story this week involves American jeweller (and CFDA/ Vogue Fashion Fund Award runner-up) Pamela Love, Chanel and a particularly astute law student...
|Pamela Love's gem encrusted bangles....|
|And the Chanel version (images from www.fashion-law.org)|
|Alistair Carr (image from www.grahamfudger.co.uk)|
|Giles Deacon, designer of the year (image from wmagazine.com)|
|Natalia Vodianova on the cusp of scoffing an eclair! (www.modelinia.tumblr.com)|
|Coco looking cute in clothes (image from www.fashiongonerogue.com)|
|Donatella with her late brother Gianni (image from time.com)|
"It is with tremendous emotion that I return to the Ritz where I shared so many special moments with my brother. The closing of the Ritz Paris for two years represents the end of an era but also the beginning of a new one, so to be able to show Atelier Versace there one last time will be a memorable milestone."
|Lulu Kennedy, founder of Fashion East (johnpaulpryor.tumblr.com)|
Huge congrats to Lulu Kennedy who has been appointed Editor at Large of the gorgeous
Opening Ceremony will be launching a pop-up store to coincide with... wait for it.... the
Olympic opening ceremonies. Brilliant
|Tinie Tempah (image from guardian.co.uk)|
Loving this interview with super suave Tinie Tempah. Favourite line? 'I'm not sure what I'm there for really, I guess they are pimping me out' (on his partaking in the Menswear 2012 committee for the BFC
It's the Met Gala next week which will see the launch of the museum's Prada/ Schiaparelli exhibition. Everyone from Vogue will apparently be wearing pink in homage to Elsa Sciaparelli's favourite colour. It seems Rihanna and Claire Danes got the memo early...
|Claire Danes in Narciso Rodriguez (from nytimes.com)|
|Rihanna in Vivienne Westwood- a lovely change from her normal look (from dailymail.co.uk)|