• The Fashion Bomb News Breakdown: Kanye West Announces Adidas Collab Release Date, LVMH Buys Stake in Giuseppe Zanotti, and Tom Ford is Married!

    Peaches Geldof • Investigators are still looking in to the cause of 25-year-old Peaches Geldof‘s tragic death, which remains unknown today. The police say her passing appears to be “non-suspicious,” although “unexplained and sudden.” An autopsy has yet to be carried out, and British tabloid The Sun says there were no drugs or a suicide letter found in Geldof’s home. We’ll be keeping a close eye on this story as it develops. (WWD)
    kanye west inks deal with adidas sneakers • Kanye West‘s Adidas collaboration is nearly upon us, according to the rapper-cum-fashion-GOD. During a performance at the brand’s global conference on Monday, West announced that his range for Adidas will be dropping this June. So now, you’ve got something to look forward to this summer! (Fashionista)
    fashion-bomb-daily-shoe-lust-giuseppe-zanotti-spring-summer-2014-black-gold-patent-open-toe-with-gold-metal-leaf-embellishment • Giuseppe Zanotti is the newest high-end label to be adopted under the LVMH umbrella. The Telegraph reports that the French luxury conglomerate has acquired a 30% stake in Vinci, the company that owns Zanotti’s label. The designer is naturally pleased about the partnership, saying that it “will allow the company to get better structured, reinforce our penetration into the international markets, and keep growing. It is a great new project which make us really proud and optimist [sic] for the future.” (Telegraph)
    kim-kardashian-kanye-west-vogue-magazine-april-2014 • Kanye West has another reason to wax poetic about his greatness today. That Vogue cover everyone’s been hating on featuring himself and fiancee Kim Kardashian? Yeah, it’s doing pretty freaking’ GREAT on newsstands. The issue is well on its way to selling 300,000 or 400,000 copies, which means it should do as well as Beyonce and Michelle Obama‘s covers did last year. (Page Six)
    Tom Ford Jeff Buckley • Tom Ford is married, you guys! The designer revealed during an event at the Apple Store that he wed his longtime partner Richard Buckley. He didn’t give any deets on when, but we know it was here in the United States. He also chatted about making it in the fashion industry, throwing some possible shade at certain Vogue cover star who gained fame and access into the industry under *ahem* unique circumstances.  “I think this is the problem today — people come out of school and think they should immediately be a star,” Ford said. “In this world, of course you can make a sex video and you can become a star. But I think everyone should be an intern — you should sweep floors, you should pick up pins. You should run errands because you learn so much,” Or, you know, crawl before you ball. (WWD)    

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