Monday, March 23
The Wonder Boy: Olivier Theyskens
The word of the street was that Olivier Theyskens would be leaving Nina Ricci when his contract terminated, up until now that all but rumours.However, the French fashion house has today announced that the legendary Theyskens has left them, about six months and a collection earlier than expected. In a open statement the designer has given his role to Peter Copping of Louis Vuitton. Certainly us fans are devastated (especially after those amazing pony-hair platform ankle boots he used), The fashion house was revived of its former glory when Theyskens took the helms however will Copping be able to live up to expectations? In the meantime rumours are that Theyskens is focusing on starting his own line, after letting it subside when joining Nina Ricci.