Valentino Takes Manhattan

Valentino Takes Manhattan Related Blogs Antiviral Art The Best Restaurant in New York Blackbag Defamer Disputations Documents Dodgeandburn Dog Domesticity Drugs Fine Vining Fortress America FrenchGawker Weird Internet Interviews Justice Morning After PhaseZero Politburo Rankings Gawker Review of Books Sausage Slowgawker Sony Hack One Man's Take The Cuck Themachines The Vane The West tktk True Stories Valleywag Valentino Takes Manhattan 21 cityfile 03/17/09 06:29PM Filed to: America's Next Top Model America's Next Top Model Fashion H&m Jil Sander Martha Stewart Matthew Williamson michelle obama Salma Hayek Tyra Banks Valentino Cityfile This image was lost some time after publication. • It's been a busy few days for Valentino. He's taped appearances for Oprah and Martha Stewart; Valentino: The Last Emperor, the new documentary about him, debuts in NYC tomorrow; and it's rumored that despite his very public retirement in early 2008, he remains in charge of his eponymous fashion house. [ Fashionologie, WWD, P6] • What will you find if you visit Valentino's apartment overlooking Central Park? Lots of zebra armchairs and porcelain statues. And air that's "thick with spicy, masculine cologne." Exactly what you pictured, basically. [ NYM] • Jil Sander has signed a consulting deal with Uniqlo. [ WWD] • Following the disastrous ANTM auditions this past weekend, Tyra Banks says she plans to give the girls who turned up another chance to try out. [ NYDN] • Salma Hayek's launching a cosmetics line. She needs the money, obvs. [ NYM] • A peek at Matthew Williamson's H&M line, debuting in April. [ Fashionologie] • Six models with the angriest faces you'll ever see on a runway. [ Pipeline] • Michelle Obama may be a fashion icon, but her choice of footwear today probably won't go down as her brightest moment. [ Jezebel] Michelle Obama's Boots Were Made For Mocking [Washington, D.C., March 17. Image via Getty] Terms of Service Privacy Policy