Esteban Cortazar Out at Ungaro; Blame Lindsay Lohan
Poor, poor Paris. Hollywood Hell-A trainwreck and notorious troublemaker Lindsay Lohan spares nobody and she’s ruffling a few feathers in the grand city of lights. The latest casualty is young designer Esteban Cortazar, who is said to have walked out from his position at French fashion house Ungaro.
According to sources, the French fashion house plans to part ways with Esteban Cortazar, who has shown three collections on the runway. It is understood the designer reached an impasse with Ungaro management over its marketing and advertising strategy.
Mounir Moufarrige, Ungaro’s chief executive officer, is said to be pushing for a celebrity for future ad campaigns to help wake up the house and has been in talks with about half a dozen potential candidates, including Lindsay Lohan, but they would have nothing to do with design.
What a beautiful, beautiful song. Beautiful video, too.
And she fights for her life as she puts on her coat. And she fights for her life on the train. She looks at the rain as it pours. And she fights for her life as she goes in a store. With a thought she has caught by a thread. She pays for the bread and she goes…
Commons&Sense and Commons&Sense Man Spring/Summer 2009
Remember what I told the folks over at Dolce & Gabbana/Swide when they interviewed me last week how fashion magazines are the new coffee table books? Well, a huge “care package” arrived on my desk yesterday and Kaoru Sasaki, the lovely and generous Editor-in-Chief of Commons&Sense and Commons&Sense Man Japan (who I met during my trip to Tokyo), sent me the Spring/Summer 2009 issues of his magazines.
Terry Richardson and Barack Obama is on the cover of Commons&Sense Man. Click click click for a quick preview!