Catch-up Mondays: April 4, 2016


TUNE OF THE WEEK: KISS IT BETTER – RIHANNA
KATE MOSS HAS LEFT STORM MODELS, THE AGENCY THAT DISCOVERED HER AT 14
According to Vogue U.K., which first reported the news, the split was mutual — a conscious uncoupling of sorts. “After a successful 28-year relationship, Kate is moving her business in-house, and we will continue to maintain an active involvement in our on-going deals for her,” said the agency in a statement. READ MORE.  
MAC COSMETICS GOES GEEK CHIC WITH STAR TREK MAKEUP COLLABORATION
Celebrating the 50th anniversary of ‘Star Trek’, the beloved franchise is teaming up with MAC Cosmetics on a 25-piece product line of makeup items. The collection including lipstick, eye shadow, nail polish and face products is inspired by characters Commander Deanna Troi, Uhura, Vina Orion Girl and Seven of Nine. READ MORE.  
BEYONCE’S NEW ACTIVEWEAR LINE IVY PARK HAS ARRIVED
beyonce-ivy-park-MEGAstyle.ph If anyone can motivate young women to jump to their feet, it’s Beyoncé. The superstar’s hip-switching tunes and breathless dance routines are invigorating inspiration for legions of her fans to get up and really work their stuff. In the video for her hit “Formation,” the singer slayed with unprecedented flair, joined by an artillery of female dancers in head-to-toe Gucci. READ MORE.  
DEREK BLASBERG GETS HIS OWN TV SHOW WITH ‘CNN STYLE’
Fifteen years after “Style with Elsa Klensch” went off the air, Blasberg is tasked with continuing her legacy. READ MORE.  
AZZEDINE ALAÏA FINALLY PRESENTS THE FALL 2016 READY-TO-WEAR COLLECTION IN PARIS
It’s been quite a while since Paris Fashion Week, but Azzedine Alaïa is finally ready to reveal his latest collection. The designer hosted a fashion show in Paris for ready-to-wear fall 2016 that packed a full house despite the delay, according to WWD. READ MORE.  
HEDI SLIMANE IS OFFICIALLY OUT AT SAINT LAURENT
Hedi-Slimane-Yves-Saint-Laurent-MEGAstyle.ph Following months of rumors, denials and the naming of possible replacements, Kering announce Friday morning that Hedi Slimane is leaving his role as the creative director of Saint Laurent, a post he’s held since 2012. The past few days have played out to be a “goodbye tour” of sorts over social media: the house released one photography campaign after another, featuringJane Birkin, Cara Delevingne and black-and-white images of the Paris couture-esque collection that proved to be his last. READ MORE.  
HARRISON FORD IS AUCTIONING OFF HIS HAN SOLO LEATHER JACKET
The bid for Han Solo’s jacket, most recently seen in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, starts at $18,000. But knowing just how passionate the Star Wars fan base can be, we’re guessing the final sale will fetch a much higher price than that. READ MORE.  
JANE BIRKIN IS THE NEW FACE OF SAINT LAURENT’S LE SMOKING CAMPAIGN
Jane Birkin, French film icon and ever-present fashion muse, is one of the stars of Saint Laurent’s latest ads. The campaign, named “Le Smoking” was photographed by Hedi Slimane himself, and features a seated Birkin, suited up and hair tousled.  READ MORE.  
ALEXA CHUNG AND LEANDRA MEDINE BREAK DOWN THE HISTORY OF FASHION BLOGGING
 
THE GUCCI PRE-FALL CAMPAIGN TAKES A TURN FOR THE TROPICAL
By the looks of the just-released pre-fall campaign, shot by Glen Luchford and styled by Jane How, Alessandro Michele is still gleaning inspiration from birds of all sorts, as a flock of pale pink flamingos takes center stage in the images, nearly outshining a crew of up-and-coming faces that includes Nicole Atieno, Polina Oganicheva, Lia Pavlova and more. READ MORE.  
KESHA’S RECORD LABEL REPORTEDLY OFFERED HER FREEDOM IF SHE RETRACTS RAPE CLAIM AGAINST DR. LUKE
Kesha’s latest Instagram post is a window into how difficult the ongoing battle is with her record label. According to the singer, Sony and Kemosabe Records (the label of her alleged rapist Dr. Luke) would be willing to release her from her contract only if she publicly apologizes and says she was never raped. READ MORE.     RELATED STORIES: Catch-up Mondays (March 28) Catch-up Mondays (March 21)     Connect with MEGAstyle.ph! Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and Instagram.



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