9AM News: Katy Perry's '90s style influence, plus is Rihanna back en Vogue?

17 July 2009

Katy Perry 

We've always kind of wondered about Katy Perry's obsessive use of tartan, the garish mismatching and that glittery eyeshadow. And now we have our answer. ‘Clueless was a fabulous inspiration to me in the '90s!' Of course. We, like, totally get it now... [People]

Fancy a trawl down the high street in homage to Coco Chanel? Thought so. Well think of this as your virtual map then... [Telegraph]

Anna Wintour might have passed up Rihanna for the cover of her fashion bible, but sounds like the singer's still en Vogue. Steven Klein is rumoured to have shot her for an upcoming spread in Italian Vogue. [Fashionologie]

Expect the Emmy red carpet to be a bit of a catwalk this year because fashion-focussed TV shows are heavily represented. Drew Barrymore's up for Grey Gardens, so is Shirley MacLaine for her interpretation of Coco Chanel, plus Mad Men and Project Runway both scored nominations in double-figures. [WWD]

Classic Friday-morning distraction: an American journalist becomes the first man to enter the new female models-only members club in New York. Cue the biggest grin on his face you've ever seen. [Gawker]


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