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Why all the fraternizing between Gareth Pugh (pictured) and LVMH? They're financing him, it turns out. That doesn't mean those rumors of his takeover of Dior Homme are running any less rampant. [British Vogue]
Jonathan Rhys Meyers struts his stuff in the new Hugo Boss fragrance commercial. It's called Element and he seems like he's in his. [Now Smell This]
Uniqlo just announced the participants in their Designers Invitation Project for this season.
What to expect? An Opening Ceremony line in March and the same from Gilded Age in May. We're already salivating. [WWD]
Rest assured, the New York Times had permission to mention Jason Wu's boyfriend in their recent profile.
The man is talented -- can we just leave it at that and move on? [Jezebel
Alvin Valley will launch their men's collection during New York Fashion Week
. Tailored pants, anyone? [WWD]
Men's skin care brand Jack Black is going clinical. In March they'll introduce two high-tech, peptide-based product formulations: Rx Series Protein Booster Eye Rescue and Skin Serum. [WWD]
Open for business: Black Fleece by Brooks Brother's standalone store on Bleecker St. in Manhattan. [WWD]
-- SETH PLATTNER