A front row at the biggest shows from Paris to New York, for the past eight years, Sofia Sanchez de Betak has been one of the concept designers and creative directors to watch in the Big Apple. Just a few days before she wed Alexandre de Betak in Patagonia, the Argentinean-born designer invited the Vogue team to step inside her New York apartment, for the low-down on her covetable style.
"Net-a-Porter Founder Quits Mid-Merger With $153 Million Gain" (Bloomberg) "Net-a-Porter founder and chairman Natalie Massenet has resigned from the online fashion retailer, ahead of its planned merger with Italian rival Yoox."
Mary Katrantzou, Rodarte and Giles are just three of the designers to join the new season Swarovski Designer Collective. The line-up for the spring/summer 2013 initiative was released this morning, and features 11 talents in total.