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SPUR NOVEMBER 2014 : Love Mode, Love Spur: 25th Anniversary Issue

Karl Lagerfeld, Esmerelda Reynolds and Choupette photographed by Karl Lagerfeld for Spur November 2014Karl Lagerfeld, Esmerelda Reynolds and Choupette photographed by Karl Lagerfeld for Spur November 2014

In its 25 years of existence , Spur , a magazine published by the ,massive Shueisha media empire in Japan has become a powerhouse in its home market. It has also been model mad that entire time, from its early covers Kate Moss (1995) and Carolyn Murphy (1996) to the most recent era of Daria (2006), Gemma, Agyness (2007) and Freja (2010),

TI DATE: KARL LAGERFELD CONCEPT STORE OPENING: NOV 6 2013.

Good to  know one can get from Central London to Belgium in like...2 hrs !Good to know one can get from Central London to Belgium in like...2 hrs !

Featuring the inimitable @UltraMegalore

Karl Lagerfeld for Shu Uemura Is #Everything

In fashion, once you reduce yourself to pure silhouette, you can sell anything!

TI Preview: Style.com Magazine: Issue #2

Nadja Bender backstage at Lanvin.  Photo by Nick Waplington.Nadja Bender backstage at Lanvin. Photo by Nick Waplington.

Loving Nadja Bender (backstage at Lanvin ) on the cover of the upcoming style.com magazine. And the issue sounds like its bursting with too juicy sound bytes. Take this choice one from Alber Elbaz "³I always say I cannot work with bitches; they block my creativity". Keep it real Alber, keep it really real. Here are some other highlights of the new issue, on newstands April 2 :

CURRENT READING: NOSTALGIA IN VOGUE: RIZZOLI

"Nostalgia In Vogue" hits stores in early Nov  and that  makes it a quintessential Christmas item"Nostalgia In Vogue" hits stores in early Nov and that makes it a quintessential Christmas item

“I had read too many stories about magazines losing image troves, whether because they were poorly maintained, thrown out by accident, or deemed unimportant to posterity. But you need only visit any designer’s studio and see the vintage portraits and fashion photographs pinned to the wall to understand that these pictures carry weight; that they are points of reference and inspiration, not simply commercial images made to sell dresses.”

Anna Wintour in the foreword to Nostalgia In Vogue.

I recall a brilliant writer , (I believe it was Hilton Als) expressing the discouraging sentiment that in fashion, people are suspicious of words and the people who ply too heavily in them.

EAGERLY ANTICIPATING: KARL LAGERFELD: Body Freedom: Starring BAPTISTE GIABICONI.

KARL LAGERFELD's  Body Freedom starring BAPTISTE GIABICONI  Image via purple-dairy.comKARL LAGERFELD's Body Freedom starring BAPTISTE GIABICONI Image via purple-dairy.com

Oh the howls of indignation when Baptiste Giabiconi went to No 1 on MDC.

PARIS DIARY: PLANET ROCK

Courtney Love rocks V Loves Paris. PH Rad Hourani for vmagazine.comCourtney Love rocks V Loves Paris. PH Rad Hourani for vmagazine.com

Did the scattered models in the massive domed room on the 6th floor of Printemps twitch when Courtney Love climbed that makeshift stage, snatched her mike and screamed "Skinny Little Bitchhhhhhh!".

SCOOP DU JOUR: KARL'S CLIQUE CONVENES, NAOMI FOREVER AND TOM'S TOP SECRET CABINE

Corey Baptiste is the new  boy to know right this minute. Trust.Corey Baptiste is the new boy to know right this minute. Trust.

TI has been roaming those long nights in search of that special brand of high grade hiss that only a drunk and messy Fashion Week shebang can yield.

EAGERLY ANTICIPATING: John Pawson : Plain Space Exhibition : Design Museum (London)

At the heart of the exhibition is a site-specific, full-sized space by Pawson to offer a direct and immersive experienceAt the heart of the exhibition is a site-specific, full-sized space by Pawson to offer a direct and immersive experience

Minimalist does not not suffice as a description. PR (press release) after the jump

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