Fashion Roundup: Karlie Kloss All Chained Up, The Teen Choice Awards 2012 and Raf Simons on Dior Couture
Ralph Lauren and Stella McCartney will be the leading designers to look out for during the London 2012 Summer Olympics. McCartney is working with Adidas again to design Great Britain’s uniform, while Lauren is the official outfitter for the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic team. (San Francisco Gate)
Peter Som has left his consulting role at Tommy Hilfiger. Both parties have confirmed the decision as being mutual. Som joined the brand in 2009 with the task of bringing more modern styles to Hilfiger’s women’s runway collection. (Marie Claire)
Karlie Kloss will be on the cover of the Vogue Japan September issue, posing in an Yves Saint Laurent chainmail dress. Strangely enough, the fierce look is quite similar to Elle’s July issue, were Selena Gomez was wearing a very similar YSL chainmail dress. (Styleite)
The Teen Choice Awards 2012 was filled with color and sparkly shoes as the big winners of the night, Twilight stars (Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner), as well as Justin Bieber and Taylor Swift, received most of the attention throughout the evening. Although fashion wise, one might say undeservingly. (Huffington Post)
Madonna’s brother Christopher Ciccone is set to hit London and other Fashion Week capitals with his first footwear collection. Ciccone will design styles for men, women and children combining leather and rubber to create fashionable but functional shoes. (New York Daily News)
Closing our list of fashion highlights for this week, we bring you a great video from Dior with an interview from Raf Simons about his highly anticipated Dior Couture debut. Enjoy...