Erin Wasson's career has been rather turbulent lately. Last week rumors flooded the blogosphere that her jewelry design was awfully similar to Bliss Lau's. And yesterday WWD mentioned Wasson was no longer serving as Alexander Wang's stylist-muse. But today more positive things are on her horizon: She just inked a three-year deal to design a line for RVCA, and Opening Ceremony has already bought the spring 2009 collection. Now that she's finished her stint working with Wang (but they're still friends!), she actually has time for these things, you see. Wasson's first collection for the surf-and skate-inspired label includes denim cutoffs, a wool miniskirt, a silk button-down with thunderbolts, and a blazer with a zipper up the back. If it sounds very Alex Wang to you (maybe minus the thunderbolts), that's because Wasson says, "We have the same thought about what a girl should look like." And as for the Bliss Lau scandal? “I have the utmost respect for Bliss Lau,” Wasson told WWD. “I admire and appreciate what she has done for the jewelry industry.” And as for giving up her modeling career? "Oh, no, honey. You don’t bite the hand that feeds you," she said. The mark of a smart businesswoman: having something to fall back on.
Most Viewed Stories
‘I’m No Longer Afraid’: 35 Women Tell Their Stories About Being Assaulted by Bill Cosby, and the Culture That Wouldn’t Listen
Yes, White People, It Is About You
Here Are Your Penis Beauty Standards
Dating Naked: The Mystery of Norman’s Cock Ring
American Apparel Displays Big, Bushy Bush
Like You’ve Never Seen a Politician Breast-feeding in Parliament Before
This Missouri Rape Case Is Depressingly Familiar
We’re Obsessed With Rape. Is It Helpful?
The NYU Student Moonlighting as a DJ
Do Not Apologize for Having Loud Sex
From Our Partners
8 Women Who’ve Tried Anal Sex Describe What It’s Actually Like
Father Dies, Son Dies, Grandson Dies
9 Habits You Think Are Healthy, But Aren't
The Trick That Adds Inches To The Length Of Your Legs
powered by PubExchange
The Cut’s Latest Fashion Features35 Women and #TheEmptyChair
The hashtag we didn't mean to start.Brandy on Broadway and Learning to Love Yourself
"I was depressed for a little bit — actually, for a while."The NFL Just Got Its First Female Coach
Jen Welter will join the Arizona Cardinals preseason coaching roster.Jane Birkin Wants Hermès to Take Her Name Off Its Classic Bag [Updated]
She took issue with the company over its use of crocodile skin.The 26-Year-Old Sleeping With Two of Her Neighbors
This week's sex diary.Can Cookie From Empire Officiate Weddings?
Grace Gealey and Trai Byers are engaged.Fashion’s Favorite Illustrator Has Launched a New Collab
Langley Fox Hemingway lent her delicate illustrations to a new Sportmax project.The Dreslyn Has a Beautiful, Chic Home Line
It's the stuff of Instagram dreams.So, You’re a Male Feminist in an Open Marriage … ?
Further questions for the couple behind last week's divisive essay.Kylie Jenner Carried a Purse That Was Furrier Than Her Dog
Meet the sleeper-hit product strengthening everyone's hair in Hollywood.
Luke and Nik stage a coastal retreat with bold hues from pre-fall mixed with athletic separates.Southern Women Doing Their Part to Close the Porn Gender Gap
According to a new study, women in Mississippi watch the most porn.Topshop Will Ditch Dubiously Sized Mannequins
The latest retailer to concede that its fiberglass models are unreasonably proportioned.Is the New Gucci a Hit? The Jury’s Still Out
The luxury house is doing better, but it's not because of those fur loafers.Yves Saint Laurent Is Returning to Couture [Updated]
After a 13-year hiatus.Decorate Your Coffee Table With These Fun, Sparkly Coasters
Because everyone loves glitter.The Denim Duo Who Know What Women Want
Misty Zollars and Kelly Urban of AMO Denim understand your insecurities.First Date Ends in Emergency Rescue Operation
Been there.14 Men on What Makes Their Style Their Own
We asked men about the signature details of their personal style — from pocket squares to Harley Davidson tees.
A promotion may be on its way.Will This Vanishing Mask Reverse Your Terrible Skin Habits?
An oxygen facial in a bottle.Why Republicans Keep Talking About Ultrasounds
Anti-abortion rhetoric is likely to play a big role in the upcoming presidential election.These Female Musicians Aren’t Afraid to Make Noise
Maggie Shannon's portfolio features the women of the noise-rock scene.Summer Lingerie That Won’t Stick to Your Skin
Beat the heat.Durable, Breathable Gloves for Summer Gardening
For tending the fire-escape plants or picking flowers at the country house.Outfit of the Week: A Work-Friendly Black Dress and Great Heels
Make your mornings that much easier.‘I’m No Longer Afraid’: 35 Women Tell Their Stories About Being Assaulted by Bill Cosby, and the Culture That Wouldn’t Listen
One by one, they came forward, finding safety in their staggering number and a world that was finally ready to believe them.The NYU Student Moonlighting as a DJ
“If you want to be a member of my squad, you have to be down for the cause; you can’t just be at home all the time, you have to be spur of the moment, because life is spur of the moment.”Come Talk and Get Your Makeup Done With the Cut’s Beauty Editor
It won't look bad, we promise.