A true cat burglary occurred at Astor Place yesterday, when a woman donning a cat-shaped mask strutted into the Arche shoe store and walked out $86 richer [NY Post]
Be it irony or subversiveness, there is a method to hipsters' sartorial bents, as seen here. [Flavorwire]
It's like the exclusive designer lounges at Barney's, but not really. Retailer JC Penny and shoe brand Aldo pen a deal for shop-in-shops, the first of which will debut this fall at Penney's Herald Square location [WWD].
Tomorrow French president Nicolas Sarkozy will appoint Karl Lagerfeld with a French Commander of the Legion of Honor, the country's highest award designated to a citizen. We wonder, did Sarko's wife, style maven and former model Carla Bruni have anything to do with it? [ShinyStyle]