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John Galliano Gets That Parsons Job

Gonna just play this straight: Earlier today, senior students in Parsons' BFA fashion program received an email announcing a new masterclass series taught by John Galliano, reports Lucky magazine's John Jannuzzi. Galliano's future has been uncertain for the past two years, ever since the designer was fired from his position at Dior and his namesake […]

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What’s Next for John Galliano? Maybe Teaching

I know: for someone who doesn't think John Galliano deserves a comeback, I'm obsessed with him. To me, he's the fashion version of what Sarah Palin was to politics in 2008: a sideshow that's so horrifying, it's mesmerizing. It's the kind of thing that brings out my multiple personalities: Get it away from me! Bring it […]

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PPR Acquires a 51% Stake in Christopher Kane

Following his unexpected departure from Versace's Versus brand and speculation that he might succeed Nicolas Ghesquiere at Balenciaga, Christopher Kane sold a 51% stake in his eponymous brand to French holding company PPR, securing the London-based designer's foothold on the luxury fashion scene.  The label joins Stella McCartney and Alexander McQueen as PPR's British subsidiaries, […]

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Kanye West is Really Launching a Fashion Line

Louise Wilson, director of the prestigious fashion program at Central Saint Martins, can confirm that Kanye West is actually moving forward with designing his own clothing line. Wilson has nurtured countless major designers like Alexander McQueen and Giles Deacon, and Kanye stopped by the school recently to get some advice and wrangle a group of […]

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