Fashion News: Zooey Deschanel featured in Marie Claire
Our favorite "New Girl" Zooey Deschanel is featured on the cover of May's Marie Claire, which hits newsstands April 17. Deschanel, shown here in one of the inside shots, talks about being bullied as an adolescent, losing 30 pounds and not having time to date. [Marie Claire]
After more than a year of searching, Dior selects Raf Simons, formerly of Jil Sander, to replace John Galliano as creative director. [Los Angeles Times]
Here's a surprise. The most beauty obsessed city in the country is NOT Los Angeles -- heck, we don't even make the top 10 in a tally that phone app firm FourSquare did for InStyle on which cities had the largest number of FourSquare check-ins by users at beauty stores like Sephora and Ulta. According to the tally, the No. 1 beauty obsessed city is --- drum roll -- Fresno, Calif., followed by Lubbock, Texas, and Tulsa, Okla. at Nos. 2 and 3. New York placed eighth. [InStyle]
Lisa Mayock and Sophie Buhai will be able to keep their 8-year-old Vena Cava label going, thanks to a deal with LF USA. [WWD] (Subscription required.)
Ralph Rucci will be honored by the Savannah College of Art and Design with its André Leon Talley lifetime achievement award in a ceremony scheduled May 19. [WWD]
3.1 Phillip Lim's new website went live on Monday.
Last week, a Nike factory in Cambodia was the scene of mass faintings that reportedly affected 198 workers on Friday and 107 on Wednesday. [The Cut]
-- Susan Denley
Photo: Zooey Deschanel is featured in the May issue of Marie Claire. Credit: Marie Claire.