"I remember in that moment being like, ‘Oh, my God! I am going to have to sleep with this man in order to fulfill my dreams.’"
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In the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal, a new viral social media hashtag is aiming to give a voice to women who have survived sexual assault and harassment.
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Photo: Getty Following last year’s Costume Institute gala, which celebrated the opening of Charles James: Beyond Fashion, movie mogul Harvey Weinstein announced that he was planning to revive the storied label. "Charles James was one of the most incredible couturiers in the history of fashion and this label deserves to be a household name in the same ranks as Chanel, Dior and Oscar de la Renta,” said Weinstein in a press release at the time. We are beyond thrilled to be spearheading the revival of this brand and bringing it back to the world’s finest retailers.” While Weinstein’s wife, Marchesa designer Georgina Chapman, was generally assumed to be the creative lead for the project, Page Six reported today that Weinstein is planning to hire Zac Posen for the job. This makes total sense to us. His pieces, which have been worn by everyone from Lena Dunham to Naomi Campbell, are sculptural works of art just like James’s iconic frocks. It is worth noting that this is not the first time that Weinstein has ventured into the fashion realm.
Vogue’s Anna Wintour wears her sunglasses at the 2015 Academy Awards. Anna Wintour wears her sunglasses front row at every fashion show, so why would she take them off for the Academy Awards? The editrix wore a pale pink gown and fur shrug, and she brought her daughter, Bee Shaffer, who wore Dolce & Gabbana. The two sat next to producer Harvey Weinstein and his designer wife Georgina Chapman. I can sit in a show and if I am bored out of my mind, nobody will notice… At this point, they have become, really, armor.” Now Anna Wintour and Jack Nicholson have something in common. Rita Ora bowed down to Anna Wintour on the red carpet.