Lagerfeld’s New Leading Lady, And More Of Today’s Top Stories

STYLE.COM, Jessica Minkoff

Is Karl Lagerfeld over his model muses? Freja Beha, Alice Dellal, and Saskia De Brauw (all are previous Chanel ad campaign stars) have been overlooked, and this time around, the designer has tapped French filmmaker Maïwenn Le Besco (pictured) as the face of Chanel’s latest eyewear collection. The campaign, photographed by Lagerfeld himself, will come out next September.

Iconic Italian boutique Luisa Via Roma’s fifth Firenze4Ever festival kicks off in Florence today. Catch a glimpse of some of the participating international designers, from Shanghai, Berlin, Madrid, and more, in a Lisa Paclet-directed short film starring DJ Mimi Xu (a.k.a. Misty Rabbit).