The Mugler Show Was Initially Supposed to Have Hats in It; Vena Cava Relaunches Their Website
Also, Reed Krakoff has not quite recovered from his store's brutal review in the 'Times,' and Joanna Coles drinks a lot of tea.
• Hats by milliner Nasir Mashir, who frequently collaborates with Nicola Formichetti, were designed for this season’s Mugler show and cut from the collection at the last minute. [Interview]
• Vena Cava will relaunch their website on Tuesday to include an e-commerce shop selling pieces from the main line as well as their secondary collection, Viva Vena. [WWD]
• Reed Krakoff says he will eventually frame the brutal Cintra Wilson critique of his Madison Avenue boutique and put it on a wall in his office. [WWD]
• From an interview with Sergio Kletnoy, assistant to Marie Claire editor Joanna Coles: “All day long, Joanna makes this symbol for tea [like a referee’s 'timeout' hand signal] through the glass of her office. In the mornings, she likes green tea, and afternoons are about English breakfast with milk. She drinks five or six cups a day.” [DailyFrontRow]