Tamara Mellon Has Also Left Halston

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NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 09:  Chief Creative Officer & co-founder of Jimmy Choo Tamara Mellon attends the Jimmy Choo Fragrance launch at Saks Fifth Avenue on February 9, 2011 in New York City.  (Photo by Joe Corrigan/Getty Images)
Tamara Mellon. Photo: Joe Corrigan/2011 Getty Images

Unsurprisingly, it seems that Tamara Mellon has also jumped the sinking ship that is Halston following last week's exodus of Sarah Jessica Parker, Harvey Weinstein, and designer Marios Schwab. Mellon was responsible for Weinstein's initial investment in the fashion house, which has now been entirely taken over by Hilco Consumer Capital. On Friday, rumors surfaced that Hilco was attempting to poach Ben Malka, the president of BCBG Max Azria Group, to take over at the ailing label; Malka quickly denied plans to do anything of the sort.

Halston Changes [Vogue UK]
Earlier: Confirmed: Harvey Weinstein and Marios Schwab Out at Halston [Updated]