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Tamara Mellon

  1. Tamara Mellon’s Fashion Experiment Hits a SnagThe former Jimmy Choo designer had been pursuing a second act, but she just filed for voluntary Chapter 11.
  2. fauxlitical statements
    Fashion Needs to Stop Co-opting Political -isms As TrendsBecause trends are disposable.
  3. smellin' mellon
    Tamara Mellon’s New Line: Thigh-Highs, Snakeskin, Fringe-y SkirtsShe’s baaack.
  4. dreams come choo
    Jimmy Choo’s Sandra Choi on Why Platforms Just Won’t DieCelebrities love them too much.
  5. smellin' mellon
    Tamara Mellon’s Memoir Will Come Out in OctoberCalled In My Shoes.
  6. dreams come choo
    Tamara Mellon Is Secretly Cooking Up Her Next Fashion VentureBut it’ll have to wait until February.
  7. rumors
    Tamara Mellon Might Have Confirmed New CompanyShe made a cameo on Jane by Design.
  8. dreams come choo
    Jimmy Choo Is Doing Just Fine Without Tamara MellonJust in case you were worried.
  9. photo ops
    Please Enjoy This Fabulous Picture of Anna Wintour on a Subway PlatformWith Hamish Bowles, Victoria Beckham, and Marchesa’s Keren Craig.
  10. loose threads
    Aretha’s Wedding Dress; Jacobs Vacations With ZoePlus, Heather Marks looks a little mousy on the new cover of French Elle.
  11. brave new world
    Tamara Mellon’s Former Co-worker Calls Her ‘a Handful’But that’s a good thing, overall.
  12. choo'd out
    Tamara Mellon Reportedly Left Jimmy Choo to Start Her Own BrandIt’s going to be a lifestyle brand, like Tory Burch or Tom Ford.
  13. ins and outs
    Tamara Mellon Leaves Jimmy ChooThe company’s CEO, Joshua Schulman, has left too.
  14. dreams don't always come shoe
    Tamara Mellon Explains Where the Jimmy Choo–Ugg Collaboration Came FromBlame air travel.
  15. dreams come shoe
    H&M Line Inspires Jimmy Choo to Relaunch Men’s ShoesBecause the men’s-shoe market doesn’t have enough styles in the $1,000 range.
  16. smellin' mellon
    Tamara Mellon Unveiled Jimmy Choo’s First Fragrance to Reporters by Having Derek Blasberg Interview Her OnstageAlso, she stars in the ad campaign.
  17. loose threads
    Brad Goreski May Have Split With Rachel Zoe Much Earlier Than Announced; Anna Dello Russo’s Hat Blocked the Sartorialist’s View of Kanye West’s RunawayAlso, Kate Spade is publishing a collection of short stories.
  18. choo news
    Tamara Mellon Might Sell Jimmy ChooThe company is worth around $800 million.
  19. loose threads
    Karl Disapproves of New Chanel Film; Natalia Vodianova Returns for Stella McCartneyAlso, Jimmy Choo will do an ad campaign for its Ugg collection.
  20. loose threads
    Sonia Rykiel to Present Resort in New York; Coach May Do a JCPenney LineAlso, Adriana Lima posed with her husband and baby for a Brazilian magazine cover.
  21. quotables
    Jimmy Choo’s Tamara Mellon Wants Her Own Show“I would love to talk to women about how to run their lives.”
  22. someone's naked!
    Terry Richardson Shot Tamara Mellon NakedWho says businesswomen can’t do that?
  23. look of the day
    If Tamara Mellon’s Dress Doesn’t Stand Out, Her Handbag Sure WillIt’s a nifty (or not?) combination of spots and neon.
  24. make it stop
    Affronts to Nature: Jimmy Choo and Ugg Pursue Godless CollaborationTamara Mellon to offer her take on the comfortable, much-derided sheepskin boot.
  25. family feud
    Tamara Mellon Is Suing Her Mom for $9.5 MillionAll is not peachy in the land of Jimmy Choo.
  26. collaboration station
    Just So You Know, Jimmy Choo’s H&M Shoes Are Real LeatherAnd the suede minidresses are real suede.
  27. olivier's house hunt
    Olivier Theyskens and Halston Shall Never BeNew reports reveal that Halston would “never, ever” hire the ex–Nina Ricci designer. Boo.
  28. real estate porn
    Tamara Mellon Buys Annoyingly Awesome PenthouseLots of room for shoes in the Carhart Mansion on East 95th Street.
  29. beauty marks
    Tamara Mellon Heads to Revlon; Dior’s New D.J.Plus: Plastic surgery can be bad for your skin and what happened to Lil’ Kim’s nose?
  30. loose threads
    ‘Project Runway’ Gets Record Ratings; Jessica Simpson’s Fashion Line ExpandsAlso, Hayden-Harnett might do a diffusion line for Target, Lily Cole strips for ‘Playboy’, and Vava dangles his dog like a fish on a line.
  31. run through
    Halston Lets Its Head Designer GoMarco Zanini revived the label with a fall collection that received mixed reviews, and execs are already on the hunt for a replacement.
  32. loose threads
    What Yves Saint Laurent Did for Black Models and FeminismNaomi Campbell credits Saint Laurent with putting models of color on the runway. He also gave women the pantsuit.
  33. gossipmonger
    Eric Nederlander Just Can’t WinBroadway scion Eric Nederlander is divorcing his second wife just seven weeks after having a daughter with her. Theodora Richards is now vice-president of creative direction at some jeans company. Maxim gave Nas’s new album two and a half stars despite the fact that it’s not even done yet. (They did the same thing to the new Black Crowes record.) Grey’s Anatomy star Sara Ramirez flipped out at a midtown bar after a female fan chatted up her boyfriend. Lorne Michaels is in talks with a major Vegas casino to create a live SNL revue starring former popular cast members.
  34. gossipmonger
    Nick Lachey and JCPenney Do Not Mix, Even If Paid to Do SoNick Lachey threw a hissy fit at a JCPenney party on Hudson Street, despite the fact that he was being paid to be there. Michael Strahan says he loves girlfriend Nicole Murphy, but isn’t sure about marriage. Execs at Sony are annoyed that Michael Jackson’s Thriller 25 is on the Billboard oldies’ chart instead of the Billboard Top 200 chart, despite the fact that it has six new songs. Nelly picked up the coat-check girl at Plumm. Outkast’s André 3000 is looking for an apartment in the city and just toured a multi-million-dollar penthouse on West 13th Street. Justin Timberlake gave menu recommendations to patrons at his Southern Hospitality.
  35. gossipmonger
    S.J.P. and M.B. Have a Spat on the C/EMatthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker got into a fight on the platform of the downtown C/E train at 23rd Street. Alpha Media head Kent Brownridge married Hearst publicity head Alexandra Carlin at the Gordon Ramsay restaurant. Artie Lange tried unsuccessfully to get four Dallas Cowboy cheerleaders to disrobe on the Howard Stern show. A lot of foodies showed up at the preview of Alain Ducasse’s wine-themed restaurant, Adour, in the St. Regis. Bruce Springsteen waited a half hour for a lunch table at the Turning Point in Long Branch. Cindy Adams says Heath Ledger once tried to avoid her by saying, “You people from the press are not nice to me,” but that he smiled while saying it. Liz Smith approves of the fact that Jenna Bush is getting married in Crawford, Texas, and not the White House.
  36. in other news
    Jude Law Brings His Pillbox Hat to Halston RoleIt looks like 2008 is the new 1978. That is, it will be the year of Halston. Not only will the fashion house, purchased last year by Harvey Weinstein with the creative help of Tamara Mellon and Rachel Zoe, show again at New York’s Fashion Week — but it turns out that a Weinstein movie is in the works about the iconic designer’s life. And Jude Law is in talks to play the lead role! Which not only means that we get to see Jude Law play gay again, but also that we’ll get to see a whole bevy of celebrities played by younger stars. We can see it now: Zach Braff as Studio 54 owner Steve Rubell, Anne Hathaway as Bianca Jagger … and oh! Oh! Amy Winehouse as Liza Minnelli!! Jude Law to Play Halston? [Fashionista] The A to Z of What’s Hot for 2008 [Daily Telegraph] Earlier: Can Harvey Resurrect Halston?
  37. gossipmonger
    Robert De Niro Pulls Out the Big Guns Against Art GalleryRobert De Niro sued an Upper East Side art gallery that gave twelve of his father’s paintings to a gallery in Rome as part of a debt-payment arrangement. Jason Binn had another kid. NBA commish David Stern, Derek Jeter, and Donald Trump showed up at the wedding of Ahmad Rashad and Sale Johnson, but estranged daughter Casey Johnson did not. Chris Noth and Steve Walter are thinking of moving their jazz club Cutting Room to Hell’s Kitchen. Ashlee Simpson begged photographers not to take her picture when she was smoking outside Angels and Kings. Theodore Sorensen, the lawyer who wrote JFK’s famous “Ask Not…” inaugural address, just bought at $10.75 million condo at 15 Central Park West.
  38. company town
    Fox Business Network: Still Painting the OfficesMEDIA • Looks like the Fox Business Network has a shitload of work to do on their studio before launching next Monday. They’ve got the requisite bright-red circle hung above the anchor desk, but otherwise the floor’s not even finished. NBC News, on the other hand, finally cut the ribbon on their new 30 Rock studio, which president Steve Capus compared to “the dance floor of the Stockholm Hilton.” Was that supposed to be a compliment? [FishbowlNY/Mediabistro, TVNewser] • Jan Wenner failed to lure Ed Felsenthal away from the Journal (and Portfolio) and had to settle for Brad Wieners as new editor at Men’s Journal. Wieners has been acting editor since August, when James Kaminsky decamped for Maxim. [NYP] • Poynter Institute: As a journalist, it’s your “duty” to read the print newspaper. Unclear how that affects bloggers. [Poynter]