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John Lennon's 'hot bod' inspires new collection from Yoko Ono

November 26, 2012|By Susan Denley
  • Yoko Ono and John Lennon take a stroll early in their relationship.
Yoko Ono and John Lennon take a stroll early in their relationship. (EMI Music )

Yoko Ono has designed a menswear capsule collection for Opening Ceremony that's slated to debut Tuesday. The designs are inspired by her late husband John Lennon's "hot bod," she says. The collection includes a jockstrap, knee pads with eyes on them and a pair of thigh-high boots, among other items. [Refinery 29]

Mick Jagger's girlfriend designer L'Wren Scott is dressing him for the Rolling Stones' 50th anniversary tour. [WWD]

Multitasking Chanel creative director Karl Lagerfeld was named the most influential fashion designer in 25 years at the Marie Claire Prix de la Mode Awards in Spain last week. [WWD]

Chevy Chase is starring as Clark Griswold, his character from "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation" and other holiday-themed movies, in a series of ads this season for Old Navy. [Styleite]

Montreal-based women's activewear label Lolë is opening a pop-up shop in Santa Barbara. [WWD] (Subscription required.)

Another tragic garment factory fire claimed lives over the weekend. This time at least 112 were dead in the fire in Bangladesh. [Los Angeles Times]

Coca-Cola is designing clothes now, and unveiled a spring collection on the runways at Rio de Janeiro. [Styelite]


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