David Yurman’s charity Christmas wish list| On 27 November, the American jeweler will launch a new digital concept, inviting visitors to add their favorite jewelry to a virtual wish list. For each list created and shared, David Yurman will make a donation to the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals charity, which helps support children in Canadian and American hospitals. Vogue US are also playing their part, with a banner linking to the David YurmanVenetian Quatrefoil collection on their mobile site, to encourage visitors to make use of this charitable wish list.
The Karl Lagerfeld x Maison Michel collection selfies| With Karlie, Anja, Poppy, Cara and Kendall, the couturier unveils five exclusive hat designs for French milliner Maison Michel bearing the names of his favorite models, in an ultra-feminine collection comprising of straw and felt baseball caps, peaked officer’s caps and wide-brimmed hats. With a lookbook featuring selfies of models Nadja Bender and Jamie Bochert wearing the designs, Masion Michel is also inviting you to pose for your own hat selfie and share it using the hashtag #maisonmichelbykarllagerfeld.
Monster Choupette takes over karl.com| Karl Lagerfeld has unveiled an exclusive new video on his website, to celebrate the release of Monster Choupette, a new accessories line inspired by his famous pet cat Choupette. Having previously given her name to capsule collections including an accessories line last November and a make-up range for Shu Uemura, for her latest project Choupette takes on the role of a more malevolent kitty. Catch a cartoon version of the chic feline in a mini-film at www.karl.com, as well as stamped onto the clutches, bags, shoes and a even a scarf as part of the new capsule collection.
Infuseur’s Instagram account| Dedicating its Instagram page to the little black box which smartly houses its teas, the house plays it up, staging boxes of 1 Ligne,2 Calme or 5 Bonne Humeur tea in a variety of inspiring settings. On the kitchen shelf, the bedside table or outside on a sun-drenched terrace, the design remains as chic as ever and it has certainly whet our appetite. Make ours a cup of infusion tea.
Net-A-Porter’s Fantasy Gift| With Christmas fast approaching, Net-A-Porter is revolutionizing our Christmas present perceptions with Fantasy Gift, a selection of five exclusive shopping experience gift packages. First there is the Unlimited Shopping Bag, this offers the chance to pre-order from the website, giving you first access to the latest products, as well as a personal shopper at your disposal. Next up is a bag subscription, where a lucky few will be able to choose a new bag each month, for a year. The third option works in a similar way, offering up a new pair of shoes every week for six months. The final two gifts, A stylist for the Season and The Ultimate Beauty Kit, both deliver expert advice, helping you discover which looks you are best suited too. Head to Net-a-porter.com from mid-November to snap up the luxury shopping experiences, lasting for six months or a full year and win the hearts of your loved ones this Christmas, with a gift that keeps on giving.
Michael Kors’ new Instagram service| The American house has created a new interactive service on its Instagram feed, allowing subscribers to shop pieces from the collections while scrolling through their Instagram feed. Simply subscribe on the Michael Kors website and get liking to start your Insta-shopping adventure. Once you like a picture that bears the #InstaKors hashtag on the house’s Instagram account, you will receive an email directly linking you to the piece, on the Michael Kors e-store. Or as Kors says 1. Like it 2. Shop it 3. Buy it. What better way to kick-start your festive shopping?
Mary Katrantzou takes over the Adidas Instagram account| To mark the release of the Adidas Originals by Mary Katrantzou collection, the designer has taken hold of the sportswear brand’s Instagram account, posting everything from inspiration images to shots of the creative process behind a capsule which combined Katrantzou‘s kaleidoscope of colorful designs with classic Adidas Originals pieces, as well as insider snaps of the launch. The designer is sharing her exclusive shots with over three million followers, bringing a feminine touch to the dynamic sportswear brand.