DKNY has released an accessories collection at BaubleBar. The 9 pieces are based on the label’s Jackson Pollock-inspired spring collection, and features rings, earrings, bracelets, cuffs, and necklaces of resin poppy flowers, enamel stripes, and silver and rose gold chains.
Log on to www.baublebar.com
DKNY has also teamed up with fair trade accessories Same Sky to mark International Women’s Day. This Wednesday, March 7, a charity shopping event will take place at the DKNY Madison Avenue store, with a 10% discount on the spring collection, and 10 % of the proceeds at the Champagne reception will go to Same Sky, which employs African women artisans.
Log on to www.samesky.com and watch the video.
HERMES has released a crocodile skin and diamond Hermès Kelly bag priced at €1.5m. Made of intertwining chains covered in 11,000 diamonds, the bag is also available in a rose gold version with crocodile scales and 1,160 diamonds.
DAPHNE GUINNESS is auctioning her wardrobe at Christie’s, with all proceeds going to the Isabella Blow Foundation to help support young art and fashion talent. Considered one of the most iconic collections of avant garde 21st century couture, including pieces by McQueen, Chanel, and Balenciaga, the sale be on public display from June 23 until June 27.
YOOX is launching Shoescribe.com this Wednesday, March 7, offering shoe designs from top international brands. Log on to www.shoescribe.com to register before the opening.
RADLEY, in collaboration with the British Heart Foundation‘s Mending Broken Hearts appeal, has released their signature Pocket bag in red nappa leather with a matching mirror. Embellished with a red leather heart tag embossed with the BHF logo and the words ‘Mending Broken Hearts’ all profits from the bag and mirror will be donated to the BHF.
Available in Radley UK stores and online. Log on to www.radley.co.uk and www.bhf.org.uk
THE LUNGARNO COLLECTION of hotels, owned by Ferragamo, is offering suite guests the opportunity to purchase limited edition ready-to-wear Ferragamo Creations. The line includes bespoke pieces, such as suede ballet shoes designed for Audrey Hepburn, and the court shoes worn by Marilyn Monroe in Some Like It Hot. Offer available at Hotel Lungarno, Gallery Hotel Art, Continentale, and Lungarno Suites.
Log on to www.lungarnocollection.com
OSCAR DE LA RENTA is releasing a capsule collection of childrenswear for Spring/Summer 2012 before introducing its first full range for Autumn/Winter 2012. The full range will include boys & girls clothing and accessories, 3-18 months up to age 14. The capsule collection will be available at Bergdorf Goodman, Harrods, and Oscar de la Renta boutiques.
Log on to www.oscardelarenta.com for further information.
KENZO‘s capsule jewellery collection, designed with Delfina Delettrez, debuted at Paris Fashion Week yesterday. Known for her surreal designs, Delettrez used real walnuts preserved in resin and encased in walnut shells made of metal. The line includes necklaces, bracelets, rings, belts, shoe clips, and thin bangles edged in colored enamel. Pieces will be priced from €200 at Kenzo boutiques. www.kenzo.com
KARL LAGERFELD‘s Fall/Winter 2012 collection for Hogan won’t be available until around August, but here’s a sneak preview.
Log on to www.hogan.com to see the current Spring/Summer clothing and accessories collection, below.
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