Fashion News: Daphne Guinness, Daisy Lowe + More

April 28, 2010 by

• Style icon Daphne Guinness (pictured) has been nominated for a Webby Award for her short film Mnemosyne. [Pedestrian TV]

• An inquest into Alexander McQueen’s death has been closed after a London coroner found “significant levels of cocaine,” sleeping pills and tranquilizers in the blood samples taken after his death. [WWD]

• Marc Jacobs has landed a spot on this year’s Time 100 list. Victoria Beckham interviewed him for the issue. [WWD]

• Reality TV star Stephanie Pratt, who appears on MTV’s The Hills, is working on a handbag collection. [People StyleWatch]

• Safilo has extended eyewear licenses for both the Marc Jacobs and Marc By Marc Jacobs collections until the end of 2015. [WWD]

• Supermodel Helena Christensen photographed Daisy Lowe for Scandinavian brand Odd Molly’s latest ad campaign. [Vogue UK]

• Twilight author Stephenie Meyer has teamed with the Infinite Jewelry Company to design a replica of the engagement band seen in the new Twilight film, Eclipse. [Marie Claire UK]

• W Magazine’s newly-appointed editor-in-chief Stefano Tonchi has hired Jody Quon as creative director. Quon leaves her position as photo director at New York Magazine. [WWD]