Style Notes: Gigi Hadid Is a Versace Mom; Gisele's National Geographic Gig
Gigi Hadid, Karlie Kloss Play Moms in New Versace Campaign [The New York Times]
Gigi Hadid and Karlie Kloss went for a family-friendly approach in the new fall 2016 Versace campaign — literally. The pair (ages 21 and 23, respectively) were photographed as moms gallivanting with little ones around the city as part of Donatella Versace's new vision for the brand. "Versace's image is so much about the red carpet. But I wanted to make day clothes fierce. You know: She's a superstar, and she runs her business, and she runs her family too," Versace said of the Bruce Weber-lensed images.
Gisele Joins National Geographic Docuseries About Saving the Rain Forest [Instagram]
Gisele Bundchen is getting back to her Brazilian roots as a correspondent for season two of National Geographic Channel's series Years of Living Dangerously. In her new role, the supermodel will explore the effects of deforestation and climate change in the Amazon, while probably still managing to look like a goddess. The series will premiere globally later this year.
Vans x Nintendo Sneakers Are Here [Racked]
Vans and Nintendo have collaborated for a limited-edition collection of sneakers, apparel and accessories featuring all of your favorite Super Mario Bros. characters, as well as characters from Legend of Zelda and Donkey Kong. The collection is now available on Vans.com, and prices range from $10 for socks to $75 for Sk8-Hi shoes. Some customers have expressed anger, however, because Princess Peach sneakers are not available in men's sizes larger than size 10.
COS Store Opening in Downtown L.A. [Pret-a-Reporter Inbox]
COS, a contemporary menswear and womenswear offshoot of H&M, is landing in downtown L.A. this fall. The new storefront will be located on West 8th Street in downtown L.A. at the former site of the Olympic Theatre. In an effort to preserve the history of the building, COS will keep the Olympic signage and try to restore the facade as much as possible. The DTLA location will be the brand's third Los Angeles store.