Fenty x Puma Fall Collection Hits Stores on Thursday [Pret-a-Reporter Inbox]
Rihanna is launching Drop 1 of her fall 2017 Fenty x Puma collection in stores (Bloomingdales and SIX:02) and online at puma.com on Thursday. The varsity-inspired collection, which she first showed in Paris in February, comes just in time for back-to-school. If it feels like Rihanna has been everywhere lately, that's because she has. After showing her spring 2018 collection in New York earlier this month, the singer has been traveling the globe to promote the launch of Fenty Beauty, which she also released this month.
Tommy Hilfiger to Auction Collection of Rock Memorabilia [Pret-a-Reporter Inbox]
On Oct. 21, Julien's Auctions in Los Angeles is hosting the sale of several pieces from Tommy Hilfiger's personal collection of rock 'n' roll memorabilia. Items include a signed Gibson ES-335 guitar, Marilyn Monroe's jeans, La Mendola dress, David Bowie tarot print and Ace Frehley's platform boot. The extensive collection will be on display at Julien's Auction Gallery on La Cienega Boulevard from Oct. 16-20. The Frankie Collective will also be on site to showcase a curated selection of iconic vintage Tommy Hilfiger pieces, including pants worn by Aaliyah in the 1990s. A portion of proceeds from the auction will be donated to Autism Speaks. Hilfiger, whose daughter Kathleen is autistic, has long been a supporter of the organization.
Elton John Wears Gucci in New Kingsman Sequel [Twitter]
Elton John rocks head-to-toe Gucci in the new Kingsman franchise film, Kingsman: The Golden Circle. Playing a version of himself, the singer was outfitted in a custom ensemble designed by Alessandro Michele for his cameo — a match made in style heaven, if you ask us.
Stella McCartney Launches Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign With Alicia Keys [Pret-a-Reporter Inbox]
Stella McCartney cast Alicia Keys in her new breast cancer awareness campaign to support the Memorial Sloan Kettering Breast Examination Center of Harlem (BECH) as well as the Linda McCartney Center in Liverpool, England. The designer outfitted Keys in a lacy bralette called the Ophelia Whistling for the campaign, which she designed specifically to remind women to get checked. This is the fourth year in a row that McCartney has designed lingerie ahead of Breast Cancer Awareness month (October). Keys' mother is a breast cancer survivor, which she credits as the reason for her participation in the campaign.
Gap and GQ Reunite for Best New Menswear Designers Limited-Edition Collection [Pret-a-Reporter Inbox]
Gap and GQ have teamed up for the sixth time to celebrate the best new menswear designers with limited-edition collections available at Gap. For the first time, the program is expanded to highlight work from international brands, working with talent from Paris (Ami) and Tokyo (United Arrows and Sons) in addition to the U.S. (Kinfolk). The collections are available on Tuesday at select Gap stores and online and are priced between $29 and $299.