Rumors of Giles Deacon’s lunch with Ungaro executives to discuss taking over the creative direction of the label are a mystery no more.
Fashionista reports that Jason Campbell, editor of the JC Report, has confirmed Deacon’s new role at the label.
Mounir Moufarrige is now former CEO of Ungaro. Moufarrige made headlines when he appointed the troubled Lindsay Lohan to a role as creative adviser for the French fashion house. Emanuel Ungaro, founder of the eponymous label, has not been involved in design since 2005, but recently voiced his displeasure calling the Lohan helmed collection a [...]
To the surprise/horror of the fashion world, celebrity Lindsay Lohan will continue into the next runway season as artistic advisor for French fashion house Ungaro. Rumor is that Lohan was brought on merely to generate publicity during the recession-driven economic slowdown, and publicity is certainly what Ungaro is getting — although not necessarily positive. Reports [...]
Naeem Khan is one of the few designers to vocalize what many are thinking by saying Lindsay Lohan’s appointment at Ungaro is a “dangerous move,” but it turns out things could have been worse. Paris Hilton and Madonna were in the running for the job Lohan nabbed. Madonna’s stints with labels like Versace and Louis [...]
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