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Nineteen Eighties male mannequin Nick Kamen has died aged 59
Tributes have poured in for Nick Kamen, the British mannequin who discovered fame in an iconic Nineteen Eighties Levi’s advert earlier than changing into a pop star. Kamen, actual identify Ivor Neville Kamen, handed away on Tuesday after an extended sickness. Amongst those that made tributes had been his pal Boy George, Duran Duran’s John Taylor, and singer Tanita. The Levi’s 501 advert that launched the Essex-born heartthrob to worldwide fame confirmed him stripping down in a laundromat whereas Marvin Gaye’s Heard It Via The Grapevine was voted as some of the memorable adverts of the period. Kamen later sang with Madonna on hit Every Time You Break My Coronary heart, earlier than pursuing his personal profitable music profession. As actor Matt Lucas tweeted in reminiscence of him, “When you didn’t have a crush on Nick Kamen within the 80s, you most likely weren’t there. RIP.”
Self finds a brand new high editor in Leta Shy
Meet Condé Nast’s latest EIC, Leta Shy! In her new position on the fitness-focused publication, Shy will parlay her expertise as the worldwide commerce class director of well being, magnificence, and health at Condé’s client advertising and marketing division. Shy additionally beforehand served as deputy editor, govt director, and interim editor in chief, having initially joined the magazine in 2015. Self’s former editor Carolyn Kylstra departed the title to maneuver to Google overseeing particular initiatives and digital platforms. Bon probability!
Fivestory heads Out East
Say good day to the most recent vogue vacation spot within the Hamptons. Beloved NYC-based boutique Fivestory is opening its doorways at 38 Jobs Lane in Southampton on Friday, Might 7. Underneath new proprietor Karen Murray, the all the time on-trend retailer will carry must-haves from manufacturers like Cara Cara, Muse x Muse, Le Sirenuse, Lug Von Siga, Batsheva—in addition to a curated number of pre-loved luxurious classic. We all know the place we’ll be spending our weekend!