ELLE First: Lily-Rose is Chanel’s new It girl and Caitlyn Jenner makes her red-carpet debut
Impress your friends with your fashion and beauty know-how thanks to today’s roundup of headlines
Caitlyn Jenner’s stylish red-carpet debut
Sporting shows don’t typically get us that jazzed, but when we heard teams Kardashian and Jenner were attending the ESPYs (the ESPNs awards) in L.A., we couldn’t resist. Kourtney, Khloe, an expectant Kim, Kendall and Kylie, along with their stepsiblings, were on hand to support Caitlyn Jenner, who made her red-carpet debut in a stunning white Atelier Versace gown. Later that night, she accepted the Arthur Ashe Courage Award. “It’s about all of us accepting one another,” she said in a touching speech. Read more.
Lily-Rose is the new face of Chanel eyewear (and other ambassador news)
There will be some new faces on billboards this fall. Adorable ingénue Lily-Rose Depp is the face of Chanel’s fall/winter 2016 eyewear campaign, which hits stores this autumn. Dad Johnny must be so proud! (Check out our slideshow to see other reasons why we’re obsessed with this trend-setter.) Meanwhile, Sam Smith is the face of Balenciaga’s fall men’s ads and is also collaborating with the label on a top-secret project. Finally, Rihanna will be hard at work behind the scenes as creative director of the sock brand (!) Stance. Talk about some happy feet!
Rachel Zoe is returning to television
The stylist turned fashion designer will host a nighttime talk show called Fashionably Late with Rachel Zoe. She’ll be joined by Derek Blasberg for the celebrity chat show, which will be filmed at her Melrose offices. Read more.
Lana Del Rey teases new album
Our favourite melancholic crooner has given us a taste of what we can expect on her forthcoming album, Honeymoon, releasing the title track online. As expected, the ballad quickly started trending on Billboard. What do you think? In other music news, ICYMI, Kanye West will play at the closing ceremony of the Pan Am Games. That roar you heard when it was announced – those were the cheers from the ELLE Canada offices.
Ted Baker London opening a new Ontario store this fall
Ted Baker London is taking its British invasion of Canada to Sherway Gardens in Toronto. The British fashion brand will opens its third store in Ontario on Sept. 22. Ted Baker stores are themed and this 2,362-square-foot retail space will be an homage to Sunnyside Amusement Park. For more of our editors’ favourite stores, click here.
Indulge your stingy side today, Cancer
We hate to say it, but hold off on buying those trendy Prada mules, dear Cancers. It’s best to focus on your sensible (rather than sartorial) side when it comes to finances for the moment. Click here for more horoscopes.
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