Manolo Blahnik is open to designing a lower-priced collaboration — under one condition: "It would have to be a challenge," he said. "If it was something exciting and I could really collaborate with someone marvelous then yes, of course." [Vogue UK]
Nicola Formichetti and Alexis Bittar have teamed up on an exclusive collection of accessories to debut at tonight's Mugler Fall 2013 show. [WWD]
Alexander Wang didn't hold back when asked about his upcoming debut for Balenciaga: "I'm extremely excited. I am high on life. It's a dream come true." [The New York Times]
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Anna Dello Russo's signature style has one drawback: "In terms of men, [my romantic life] is a disaster," she said. "Mostly they are scared: few understand! They see me as a cartoon." [Telegraph]
Eva Herzigova makes a splash in Brian Atwood's Spring '13 film, inspired by Marilyn Monroe's pool scene from Something's Got to Give. [Style.com]
Photo courtesy of Chanel.