The Wednesday Fashion Files!!!

by Mara Siegler · May 18, 2011

    Models strut the runway in Cannes for fashion for Relief; Derek Lam launches Crosby 10, Lady Gaga hooks up with Gilt Group; Madewell and Forever 21 show off their Fall looks; Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana show off soccer players; Jason Wu explains his Twitter name; the new "pejazzling trend and more in today's Fashion Files!

    1. Naomi Campbell held a Fashion for Relief show in Cannes. The clothes are to die for. [TheCut]

    2.  Derek Lam is not content to just brand extend with eBay. He launched a new diffusion line 10 Crosby today. It's inspired by Dree Hemingway. [Fashionista]

    3. To mark the release of Born This Way Gilt will be having an amazing Lady Gaga sale starting at noon on May 20. They will be offering up a curated selection of men’s and women’s merchandise by Gaga’s stylist and Mugler fashion director Nicola Formichetti, tickets to the Mugler fall 2011 fashion show in Paris and VIP access to an upcoming Lady Gaga concert in New York City. Gilt followed Formichetti on the day of his shoot for the site [Stylecaster]

    4. What's up with Jason Wu's twitter name? He explains:

    "@MissWu_NY is inspired by our icon, the playful owl Miss Wu, who gives our readers a bird's eye view of what's happening behind the scenes," Wu tells us. "I love having this next level of interaction with my clients and fans." [Vogue]

    5. Madewell has released it Fall 2011 look book. Check it out. [Refinery29]

    6. In This Is My Dream, a new documentary about Yohji Yamamoto that's timed to celebrate his tenth anniversary at Adidas, the designer explains, "I'm not interested in fashion, generally. I'm just interested in how to cut clothing." [TheCut]

    7. Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana will celebrate AC Milan's 18th football championship with the entire team at the Dolce & Gabbana men's boutique on Corso Venezia as they unveil there new book Milan Fashion Soccer Player Portraits. looks hot. [Racked]

    8. I totally love Forever 21. The brand gave a sneak peek of their Fall line and as usual there are some really adorable things and some that just make you go "What?". [Racked]

    9. Bedazzling your naughty parts isn't only for ladies anymore. Men are now "Pejazzling," their goods. Laugh. Think about what you would do if you encountered sparkly fake rhinestone lips where you least expect them. Laugh some more. [DailyMail]

    10. Ten members of Congress sent a letter to the FDA asking the agency to issue a voluntary recall for Brazilian Blowout products and “other brands that have high levels of formaldehyde based on testing information already available.” [Fashionista]