There's a new Brat Pack in town, photographed by Mario Testino for a Vogue spread fittingly called "Meet the New Hollywood Brat Pack." The new pack includes
Singer/songwriter Meghan Trainor is the new celebrity face of FullBeauty Brands (formerly known as OSP Group, which was known for OneStopPlus.com), which offers fashion to women sizes 12 and up and whose family of brands includes e-tailers Roaman's, Jessica London and Woman Within. In a news release Tuesday, the company says Trainor willl be involved in events, social media and more on behalf of the brand. The company is also launching a quarterly digital subscription magazine called fullbeauty on April 2.
Los Angeles-based labels Stampd, designed by Chris Stamp, and NSF, designed by Nick Friedberg and Jamie Haller, are among the four GQ 2015 Best New Menswear Designers in America, the magazine announced via news release on Wednesday. The other two are both Brooklyn-based -- David Hart's eponymous line and the Hill-Side, designed by brothers Emil and Sandy Corsillo.
"Mad Men" costume designer Janie Bryant has been tapped to design uniforms for employees of the historic Watergate Hotel in Washington, which is scheduled to reopen this summer after a $126-million renovation, hotel management announced Tuesday.
Mary Katrantzou won the British Fashion Council/Vogue Designer Fashion Fund, which provides emerging designers with mentoring and around $298,000 to build their businesses. [WWD]