"It came to my attention late Saturday night that there would be a dress worn to the Oscars that is remarkably similar to the Valentino I had intended to wear, and so I decided it was best for all involved to change my plans. Though I love the dress I did wear, it was a difficult last-minute decision as I had so looked forward to wearing Valentino in honor of the deep and meaningful relationship I have enjoyed with the house and with Valentino himself. I deeply regret any disappointment caused."
The current theory is that she wrote it because of some pre-show drama: Valentino's team was sure of her wardrobe choice and got so little warning about her decision to change that they sent out a press release before the ceremony announcing that Hathaway would be wearing their dress. While that sheds a lot of light on this, we still think it seems unnecessary for Hathaway to apologize publicly for her outfit. [via The Cut]
Fashion's Night Out (aka Night of A Thousand Events We Don't Really Want To Attend) won't be happening in the US this year so that brands can use the money they'd been spending on all of those parties for their own "specific needs." Boy are we happy about this. [via WWD]
Grimes is doing a capsule collection of t-shirts with Saint Laurent Paris, featuring her own drawings inspired by Yves Saint Laurent's "Love Poster" series from the '70s. The whole line can be found at Luisaviaroma.[via Fashionista]
Big Ang (featured in our March issue) and Lil Buck are having such a good time in this Bruce Weber-directed video for CR Fashion Book. Get us to Zanzibar, stat! [via Fashionista]
Tilda Swinton will be the face of Chanel's Scottish Métiers d'Art couture collection, which makes sense because she's Scottish and because duh, she's Tilda Swinton. [via Fashionista]
Can't stop watching the short fashion videos by 365Guy.net featuring scantily clad male models doing ridiculous (or suggestive) things.