The reigning social media story from the fashion world this week concerns the torrent of rage and death threats One Direction fans unleashed upon GQ — and its hardworking social media editor Nate Erickson — via Twitter on Tuesday. The fans were unhappy with features on the band that were actually produced by British GQ, but Erickson seemed to take the comments in stride.
Elsewhere in the world of Twitter, there were birthday wishes for Karlie Kloss and notes on everything from Snuggies to trends to false eyelashes. Here, a look at the best tweets from the fashion world this week.
— GQ Magazine (@GQMagazine) July 30, 2013
i think this is the part where i drop a mixtape
— nately (@NATELY) July 30, 2013
— Joan Smalls (@joansmalls) August 2, 2013
Nothing makes me feel dorkier than a shiny new pair of converse.
— alexa chung (@alexa_chung) August 1, 2013
My outfit right now is so good. Unfortunately I can't take a picture because there's a snuggie involved and I'm not wearing pants.
— Lauren Sherman (@lapresmidi) August 1, 2013
Mornings would be better if my real lashes looked like fake lashes.
— Bergdorf Goodman (@Bergdorfs) July 29, 2013
Trends are not edicts. If one doesn't work for you, walk away. - xxMK
I find it very comforting when @jasonderulo sings his name in his songs.
— Brad Goreski (@mrbradgoreski) July 29, 2013
Non-weekend days should be eliminated.
— Colleen Nika (@colleennika) July 29, 2013
Snacks ending in "cracker"--graham, animal, etc--are automatically healthier than "cookies." #liesitellmyself
— Elana Brooke Fishman (@elanafishman) July 29, 2013